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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2022, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By Bruce
Try using a hand squeezer instead. 2 flat...

Try using a hand squeezer instead.
2 flat dies.

Hope it helps.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2022, 01:24 PM
Replies: 22
Wax
Views: 2,877
Posted By Bruce
Larry, Cornstarch might help with this...

Larry,

Cornstarch might help with this problem.
Used with Nuvite polish and works great.
Will make a mess. Then sweep up.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2022, 11:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,481
Posted By Bruce
I would check for fuel THEFT.

I would check for fuel THEFT.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 04-14-2022, 05:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,165
Posted By Bruce
+5 On what Mike said ^^^^^^. Look into last...

+5

On what Mike said ^^^^^^.

Look into last fuel stop in Clinton Iowa.

Big runway and take a well needed break.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2022, 02:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,717
Posted By Bruce
And give them COLD ones. They ask “What you...

And give them COLD ones.
They ask “What you buildin”???

You ain’t going to believe it but, an AIRPLANE :eek:

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2022, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By Bruce
Dave. I would use a buffer pad on a drill. Also...

Dave.
I would use a buffer pad on a drill.
Also would do it when the baffles are on the engine.

This small pieces will catch and fly all over the shop.
Can do S by hand.

Boomer
Forum: Polishing your RV 03-06-2022, 05:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,214
Posted By Bruce
Use less polish. It doesn’t take...

Use less polish.
It doesn’t take much.

Cornstarch will help take off residue after.

Also use buffer not cyclo with C.
Use cyclo with S only and flannel material.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-22-2022, 03:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,472
Posted By Bruce
Congrats Doug Boomer

Congrats Doug

Boomer
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 02-21-2022, 06:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,644
Posted By Bruce
RV 7A down AZ

Pilot dies after small plane crashes near Kingman
Arizona Republic staff
Sun, February 20, 2022, 10:59 PM
Aftermath of the deadly wreck just outside of Kingman.
Aftermath of the deadly wreck just...
Forum: RV-14 02-14-2022, 11:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,875
Posted By Bruce
[QUOTE=Swiss14A;1588526]:The advantage of hanging...

[QUOTE=Swiss14A;1588526]:The advantage of hanging the plane instead of a putting it on a lift is, that it‘s a no brainer to change tires :)

Also cleaning bottom of plane and oil...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2022, 10:37 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,288
Posted By Bruce
The A&P mechanic is trying to keep his CASH FLOW...

The A&P mechanic is trying to keep his CASH FLOW in the green.

How about owner assist annuals and the other things you can also do
With certified.
Can also be done on the experimental side.

Boomer
Forum: RV-4 02-09-2022, 03:38 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 393,955
Posted By Bruce
Brad, Nice paint scheme Enjoy the KTKI...

Brad,

Nice paint scheme

Enjoy the KTKI flying.

Loved it and miss it.

Boomer
Forum: Safety 02-03-2022, 04:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,702
Posted By Bruce
I have been through the chamber ride 2...

I have been through the chamber ride 2 times.

Very good 2 day classes.

Worth the trip if you can schedule it.
Rapid decompression was very eye opening.
FL 250 to sea level in 1 second.

Paper work...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-27-2022, 08:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,129
Posted By Bruce
Mike, The bolts came with the fuselage. Center...

Mike,
The bolts came with the fuselage.
Center section ships with slow build fuselage.


Hope it helps.

Boomer
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-23-2022, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 562
Posted By Bruce
Classes with Paul Dye Vic Syracuse And others

Classes with

Paul Dye
Vic Syracuse

And others
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-22-2022, 04:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 562
Posted By Bruce
ONLINE EAA classes

Some great classes coming up for people that need some...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-20-2022, 07:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,765
Posted By Bruce
Horton to the rescue

I am waiting for Dan Horton to come out of retirement and help with this thread.

IIRC - He torched the bronze already or doing it now.:rolleyes:

Boomer
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-13-2022, 05:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,075
Posted By Bruce
X about 5 if I was making decision

X about 5 if I was making decision
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-11-2022, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 888
Posted By Bruce
Try this sight. Works great...

Try this sight.

Works great

https://www.milavia.net/airshows/calendar/showdates-2022-north_america.html

Boomer
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 01-02-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,630
Posted By Bruce
He will be missed. Great guy to have...

He will be missed.
Great guy to have known.

Godspeed Phantom.

Boomer
Forum: RV-10 12-28-2021, 12:08 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,818
Posted By Bruce
Bill, For seat and seat back. I would try a bean...

Bill,
For seat and seat back.

I would try a bean bag on for size.
Good starting point and then lay one up
For glass seat.

Race cars use this method

Boomer
Forum: RV-4 12-01-2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,728
Posted By Bruce
Daniel, If this is not FINAL rigging I would not...

Daniel,

If this is not FINAL rigging I would not worry about it.

You can worry about it later.

Boomer
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-24-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,420
Posted By Bruce
David. Put the male die on the top. This will...

David.

Put the male die on the top.
This will help with the drag marks.

Boomer
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-19-2021, 07:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,292
Posted By Bruce
What Ray said.

What Ray said.
Forum: Safety 11-14-2021, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,632
Posted By Bruce
Maybe just warming up breakfast.

Maybe just warming up breakfast.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-07-2021, 08:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,637
Posted By Bruce
Figs, Put the new UHMW tape on inside of wing...

Figs,
Put the new UHMW tape on inside of wing skin instead of top of flap.
Can’t see it and works great

Boomer
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-31-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,292
Posted By Bruce
MGM, E is best option. To remedy. Use 1x4 wood...

MGM,

E is best option.

To remedy.
Use 1x4 wood cut to size under project piece.
Use scrap piece of metal same size of piece, fasten all to table, drill in place.

Will keep all square and level end...
Forum: RV-10 10-31-2021, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,028
Posted By Bruce
MGM, E is best option. To remedy. Use 1x4 wood...

MGM,

E is best option.

To remedy.
Use 1x4 wood cut to size under project piece.
Use scrap piece of metal same size of piece, fasten all to table, drill in place.

Will keep all square and level end...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-19-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,800
Posted By Bruce
I would follow this advice. Easier to paint all...

I would follow this advice.
Easier to paint all than miss a spot and have to match.

Boomer
Forum: RV-14 09-29-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,488
Posted By Bruce
I used top buffer. You can hang one end over...

I used top buffer.
You can hang one end over table for longer parts.
No guards on wheels so safety is very important.

Can raise with 6x6 plywood under grinder.

Boomer
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-22-2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,180
Posted By Bruce
Nasty, Thanks for the updates. Need pics of the...

Nasty,

Thanks for the updates.

Need pics of the new tips.

I like the PASSING GLASS.

Did a little passing gas in my days.:D
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-21-2021, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 710
Posted By Bruce
Looks like a sniffle valve

Looks like a sniffle valve
Forum: Safety 08-31-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 24,437
Posted By Bruce
Or use beach balls like the Spruce Goose...

Or use beach balls like the Spruce Goose did.

Just a thought.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2021, 08:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,378
Posted By Bruce
Saw it Australian or New Zealand Air Force Early...

Saw it
Australian or New Zealand Air Force
Early '60


Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2021, 08:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,378
Posted By Bruce
DARWIN CONGRATS. Trying to figure out how you...

DARWIN


CONGRATS.

Trying to figure out how you snagged that hangar :D


Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2021, 08:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,378
Posted By Bruce
Completion of list

Judges’ Choice: Light Attack Aircraft

Douglas F. Kulick
Reno, Nevada
Piper PA-22-160 Tri-Pacer, N2650A

Judges’ Choice: Brody Equipped Grasshopper

Ric Woldow
Morton, Illinois
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,378
Posted By Bruce
Here they are

August 1, 2021 –

With all of that said, congratulations to all the 2021 award winners!

HOMEBUILTS
Kit Outstanding Workmanship — Plaques

Mark Baty
Georgetown, Kentucky
Van’s RV-9A, N19RV
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 07-26-2021, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,471
Posted By Bruce
My Vote Jay Pratt Serial #1 Love ya Jay Boomer

My Vote

Jay Pratt
Serial #1

Love ya Jay


Boomer
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-18-2021, 03:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,704
Posted By Bruce
Jay, Congrats Lookin good. See ya 2 in...

Jay,
Congrats
Lookin good.

See ya 2 in Oshkosh

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,314
Posted By Bruce
Maybe at Oshkosh again ????

Maybe at Oshkosh again ????
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 966
Posted By Bruce
Ernie, Great stuff. Boomer

Ernie,

Great stuff.

Boomer
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-25-2021, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 867
Posted By Bruce
Will work fine. Walk in sideways with tail...

Will work fine.
Walk in sideways with tail towards
One side.
Have a couple of people for help
And 2 2x12 for the main gear.
No prop on plane
Engine is fine
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2021, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,466
Posted By Bruce
Brian and Vern are also on this site. Great job...

Brian and Vern are also on this site.

Great job guys.
Good Luck

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-30-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,454
Posted By Bruce
S1 Boomer

S1

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2021, 09:03 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 14,828
Posted By Bruce
Better one Saw a Cessna 206 land with the tow bar...

Better one
Saw a Cessna 206 land with the tow bar attached.
Could not believe that one.

Boomer
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 05-11-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,268
Posted By Bruce
It is SW Missouri Boomer

It is SW Missouri

Boomer
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-15-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,958
Posted By Bruce
Parker, Go to Hicks. Talk with Jay Pratt. Plenty...

Parker,
Go to Hicks.
Talk with Jay Pratt.
Plenty of people to help and will send you the right direction.

Boomer
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-11-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 729
Views: 352,138
Posted By Bruce
Jereme, Congrats Enjoy the new ride Boomer

Jereme,

Congrats

Enjoy the new ride

Boomer
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-19-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,243
Posted By Bruce
Should be on the firewall because of the § 6 inch...

Should be on the firewall because of the § 6 inch of wire or less.
All with large gauge wire.
You can see this on the schematics .

Boomer
Forum: Engine Monitors 01-11-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,039
Posted By Bruce
Can find on...

Can find on Google.

http://www.jpitech.com/manuals/010/VM1000PG%20RevB.pdf

Boomer
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-11-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 727
Posted By Bruce
ACS has...

ACS has them.

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/search/search.php?s=tach%20cable

Boomer
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-08-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,110
Posted By Bruce
They did slip flight to Sunday:(

They did slip flight to Sunday:(
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-07-2021, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,110
Posted By Bruce
Just found this. SN9 is scheduled for...

Just found this.

SN9 is scheduled for 0800.

Should be great and weather is nice.

12.5 km Flight
Type: Test Flight

The SN9 Starship prototype will attempt a first flight similar to the one...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-07-2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,110
Posted By Bruce
Waiting on the PIREP. Might have to make a road...

Waiting on the PIREP.

Might have to make a road trip from Port A.
Slow road but would like to see a big rocket test:D

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-15-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bruce
Paul, Just ordered should be a good...

Paul,
Just ordered should be a good read.
Thanks,
Boomer
Forum: Aircraft Camping 08-29-2020, 10:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,859
Posted By Bruce
Temp Ranges

After reading my bear spray it states:

STORE IN COOL DRY SPACE, INACCESSIBLE TO CHILDREN AND PETS.
Do not store in places where the temperature is above 120*F and 32*F.
Do not store in hot vehicle...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-02-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,802
Posted By Bruce
Walt, Missed you 2. We left 1 week ago. The...

Walt,
Missed you 2.

We left 1 week ago.
The weather is a little better than DFW.

BOOMER
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,108
Posted By Bruce
Congrats Darwin on #2 Boomer

Congrats Darwin on #2

Boomer
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-27-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,494
Posted By Bruce
Figs +5 on above Boomer Watch the gritty one...

Figs

+5 on above
Boomer

Watch the gritty one though.
Forum: RV-14 02-02-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,646
Posted By Bruce
Ron, I would use centerline. Also check 1:1 per...

Ron,
I would use centerline.

Also check 1:1 per SECTION 3
Don?t know what section 3 is referring to.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-16-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 879
Posted By Bruce
5000

Doug

Thanks for the great sight.

And putting up with all of us.

Thanks,

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,622
Posted By Bruce
HOODATTDERE might be to many characters. Just...

HOODATTDERE might be to many characters.

Just watch the panel space.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,622
Posted By Bruce
Rocket, Just label it STEALTH MODE...

Rocket,

Just label it STEALTH MODE :D

Everything else will fall in place.

Boomer
Forum: Safety 09-26-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 19,326
Posted By Bruce
I have attended two survival schools and these...

I have attended two survival schools and these need to be added to above:

Whistle
Signal mirror
Compass Mil spec
Fishing line
Small hooks
Super glue
Aluminum foil
Cotton balls in ziplock bag with
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