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Old 03-17-2016, 06:14 AM
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Default She Flys!



Yippee!, Yeehah!, Wow!, She Flys!

A couple of days after getting the pink slip, the latest RV-6 leapt into the sky. All I can say is keep on building.....the grin is worth it!

Lorne
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Old 03-17-2016, 06:29 AM
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Congrats!!!
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Old 03-17-2016, 06:42 AM
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You definitely have the grin! Congrats!!
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Old 03-17-2016, 07:32 AM
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Happy testing Lorne! Nice work on canopy skirt.
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Old 03-17-2016, 07:47 AM
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Awesome!! Congrats man.. I can't wait to have a smile like yours.. Good job!
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Old 03-17-2016, 08:21 AM
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Yes, it's definitely worth it! Congratulations!
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N16GN flying 900 hrs and counting; IO360, SDS, WWRV200, Dynon HDX, IFD440, G5
Built an off-plan RV9A with too much fuel and too much HP. Should drop dead any minute now.
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Old 03-17-2016, 08:23 AM
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Yeah, pretty awesome feeling, isn't it, the first time that thing you've spent so much time on breaks ground ...
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RV-12 N121TK ELSA #120845; first flight 06/10/2015; 700 hrs as of 02/2020
RV-12 N918EN ELSA #120995 Eagles Nest Project; first flight 05/18/2019
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Old 03-17-2016, 09:05 AM
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Default Congratulations!

Best of luck in Phase I, Lorne.
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Old 03-17-2016, 09:29 AM
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Yea! Congratulations
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Donated 01/01/2021, plus a little extra.
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Old 03-17-2016, 10:01 AM
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Default Congratulations!!

Slipping the surly bonds-------priceless
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