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Old 03-25-2013, 03:04 PM
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Default First Flight

I now have the RV Grinn!!!!!
At 1:40 P.M. on March 22, 2013. First flight went well. The very next day flew 2 hrs. Now only 38hr more to take Donna. Thanks to her and others that made it all possible.



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Old 03-25-2013, 03:07 PM
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Nice! Congratulations!
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Old 03-25-2013, 03:28 PM
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Default Congratulations!!

David, congrats on the fledging

Fixed the photo for you.
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Old 03-25-2013, 05:15 PM
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Congratulations! Glad it went well!

Enjoy your new best friend!
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Old 03-25-2013, 05:19 PM
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Dave, That's great!

Nice to see that you painted it before first flight! Cool!

Nice job!

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Old 03-25-2013, 06:01 PM
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Congrats!

Remember the smile won't wear off - enjoy phase 1 as you get to know her.

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Old 03-25-2013, 06:02 PM
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RV Green on Grinn plane. Nice! Congratulations!
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Old 03-25-2013, 07:57 PM
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Vlad,
Your accent is showing again.
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Old 03-25-2013, 08:30 PM
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Looks great Dave, what a milestone and sense of accomplishment. Great job - have fun! I like you paint layout. Nice and clean.
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Old 03-26-2013, 06:11 AM
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Dave,
Congratulations.... Plane looks great..
And so does that RVGrin
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