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Old 12-15-2012, 01:24 PM
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Default Inspection passed

12/13/2012 was a good day. My project became an airplane! You Southern Rebs be nice to Romeo Yankee if you see him.





The details: dual 10" Skviews, dual ADHARS, dynon autopilot, SL-30, GTX-327,
IO-360 B1E fitted with a Superior sump, Whirlwind 200RV prop.
Empty weight: 1084 pounds
Time to finish: 5 years 4 months 10 days
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Old 12-15-2012, 01:37 PM
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Big Time Congrats Robert. You did a great job.

Stay safe and let us know about the first flight and Phase 1 testing.
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Old 12-15-2012, 02:12 PM
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Great job! I love it!
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Old 12-15-2012, 02:20 PM
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Default Wow!!!!

The technical term is "purty!" Congrats!!!!!! Please let us know how she flies!
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Old 12-15-2012, 02:56 PM
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Pink is a beautiful color -----especially on a slip of paper
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Flying as of 12/4/2010

Phase 1 done, 2/4/2011

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Old 12-15-2012, 06:40 PM
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Pink is a beautiful color -----especially on a slip of paper
I believe we're going to have to modify our reference to a "pink slip".
The new version of the airworthiness certificates is more of a Peach color.

I was asked at one of my talks why the FAA changed the color. My answer was that "The old pink certificates always fade with time. The new ones come pre-faded!"
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Old 12-15-2012, 10:20 PM
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Default Congrats !!!!!

Pink slip day is a very big day, indeed!
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Old 12-16-2012, 09:49 AM
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Congrats on the inspection! The skyview screens really stand out with that panel color. I love the snoopy (Joe Cool) decal.
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