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Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 05-21-2022, 06:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 550
Posted By Vlad
For my previous two Canpasses I sent a personal...

For my previous two Canpasses I sent a personal check in US funds and didnít have any problems. Wondering if anything changed in last 10 years.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-10-2022, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Vlad
Interested if it fits RV9A. PM sent.

Interested if it fits RV9A. PM sent.
Forum: International 05-09-2022, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 756
Posted By Vlad
Congratulations!

Can I join? :)
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-04-2022, 07:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,667
Posted By Vlad
Let me give you a plug Dave. It's a beauty...

Let me give you a plug Dave. It's a beauty indeed. Mark was a meticulous builder and you followed as a perfect owner. Someone will get a stunning bird. When Mark flew it to Oshkosh his first year I...
Forum: My RV Build Project 04-29-2022, 05:40 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 106,991
Posted By Vlad
Congratulations Martin!

Congratulations Martin!
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-18-2022, 06:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,570
Posted By Vlad
Great picture Turbo good memories sorry for off...

Great picture Turbo good memories sorry for off topic :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Lock_Haven_2013_-_1.jpeg
Forum: My RV Build Project 04-12-2022, 05:13 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 37,401
Posted By Vlad
Reinforcements for oil cooler

If the oil cooler is installed on the baffles think of reinforcing the corner with an angle. The area is prone to micro cracks after several hundred hours of flying.

A lot of how to tips in the...
Forum: RV-10 04-07-2022, 05:06 PM
Replies: 510
Views: 596,180
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Heck of a first post Dave! Congratulations!...

Heck of a first post Dave! Congratulations! Visited ITEC years ago enjoyed the tour.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-03-2022, 10:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,386
Posted By Vlad
Congratulations Greg! We will be missing you...

Congratulations Greg! We will be missing you here. Time to update your location :)
Forum: APRS Tracking 03-30-2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 754
Posted By Vlad
I heard he is still tinkering. Maybe you can...

I heard he is still tinkering. Maybe you can source a direct contact from here (https://www.tindie.com/stores/bradanlane/).
Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-29-2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,777
Posted By Vlad
Glad to hear from you Robert! 3.5 years is is a...

Glad to hear from you Robert! 3.5 years is is a flick of time at our age. There were some major changes including my relocation to more Australian like terrain and climate. I am getting a new motor...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-27-2022, 06:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,107
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up 180 is cool enough Steve keep it that way :D and...

180 is cool enough Steve keep it that way :D and congrats on the first K!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-27-2022, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By Vlad
11 years is a very good service time. Get another...

11 years is a very good service time. Get another one from the same manufacturer. Bruce cover will disintegrate after three years donít ask me how I know. Of course I am talking of parking under the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-26-2022, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,775
Posted By Vlad
I miss long hauls. The job keeps me on a 1000 NM...

I miss long hauls. The job keeps me on a 1000 NM leash :) What airplane did you take to Sebring Paul?
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-21-2022, 03:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,646
Posted By Vlad
Nothing can beat MMO :D

Nothing can beat MMO :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2022, 10:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,844
Posted By Vlad
Congratulations Mark! Please post the pictures...

Congratulations Mark! Please post the pictures asap! Dave12 is ready to buy :D
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-17-2022, 07:18 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 241,420
Posted By Vlad
1200 feet usable Jerry and there is a hump in...

1200 feet usable Jerry and there is a hump in the middle. Donít come hot :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-16-2022, 07:14 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 241,420
Posted By Vlad
UT97 Happy Canyon

I was building my confidence for two years. Finally conquered Happy Canyon UT97. :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Happy_Canyon_UT97_-_1.jpeg

This backcountry airstrip has a...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-15-2022, 06:47 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 849,005
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Good job Randy! Enjoy!

Good job Randy! Enjoy!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-14-2022, 02:07 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 186,970
Posted By Vlad
Yes it is.

Yes it is.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-14-2022, 07:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,734
Posted By Vlad
Yes Jerry following your foot steps. Very soft...

Yes Jerry following your foot steps. Very soft surface at HS. Have you ever been to Range Creek what a gorgeous place!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-13-2022, 07:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,734
Posted By Vlad
Discovered a new backcountry airstrip. Still...

Discovered a new backcountry airstrip. Still developing pictures :)
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-13-2022, 08:15 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 500,215
Posted By Vlad
Show up in my woods some day Chris. You won’t be...

Show up in my woods some day Chris. You won’t be disappointed.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-12-2022, 08:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,371
Posted By Vlad
Raw aluminum on mine but if you are aiming at a...

Raw aluminum on mine but if you are aiming at a Lindy cover them up with something. Unpainted baffles will look ugly after a decade of flying.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-12-2022, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,275
Posted By Vlad
All of this in ONE DAY! Keep doing whatcha doing...

All of this in ONE DAY! Keep doing whatcha doing every day and you will be in the air in no time :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-12-2022, 09:56 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 241,420
Posted By Vlad
Rodney is a cool guy indeed. Owns several planes...

Rodney is a cool guy indeed. Owns several planes but loves falconry. Got the bird from our forest. Once its GPS showed 120 mph in the dive :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-12-2022, 09:40 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 186,970
Posted By Vlad
A sort of a resort?...

A sort of a resort?

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/a_resort_of_some_sort_-_1.jpeg
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-12-2022, 09:35 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 241,420
Posted By Vlad
U69 Duchesne

Duchesne UT U69 (https://www.airnav.com/airport/U69) has a nice crosswind dirt runway. I was coming to this airport for a couple of years to get cheaper fuel but never landed on the dirt. Today was...
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-12-2022, 06:53 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 500,215
Posted By Vlad
Miss Invisible

Wow it’s gorgeous good job polishing. Congratulations! Go time!
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-11-2022, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,486
Posted By Vlad
Good to know Noel thanks. Need new gaskets? :) I...

Good to know Noel thanks. Need new gaskets? :) I have a few.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-08-2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,808
Posted By Vlad
Easy project for Steve. I would buy a couple.

Easy project for Steve. I would buy a couple.
Forum: Northeast 03-08-2022, 07:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,965
Posted By Vlad
There are at least 4 RVs in Plymouth KPYM.

There are at least 4 RVs in Plymouth KPYM.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-06-2022, 08:35 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 390,735
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Looking sharp major congratulations! Enjoy!

Looking sharp major congratulations! Enjoy!
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-06-2022, 04:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,466
Posted By Vlad
2 to 4 times a year :)

2 to 4 times a year :)
Forum: Florida (South) 03-02-2022, 07:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,296
Posted By Vlad
Good job on OF report Turbo! I might join one of...

Good job on OF report Turbo! I might join one of your runs in April :)
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-26-2022, 03:43 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 37,401
Posted By Vlad
It happens you are not alone. I managed to...

It happens you are not alone. I managed to overtrim the back of the top cowling :)
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-25-2022, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,016
Posted By Vlad
Did similar to this and hangers are still there.

Did similar to this and hangers are still there.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-18-2022, 09:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,053
Posted By Vlad
If any of airboat guys are monitoring the market...

If any of airboat guys are monitoring the market I would have a high time still running smooth O-320-D2G for sale by the end of the year. Cheap make me an offer...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-15-2022, 09:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,373
Posted By Vlad
Thatís a perfect picture Chris! I like it very...

Thatís a perfect picture Chris! I like it very much.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-13-2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,373
Posted By Vlad
Bull Elk Bachelor Group Spotting

Spotted some brown gold. Still attached to the skull plates :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/brown_gold_-_1.jpeg
Forum: West (and Southwest) 02-12-2022, 07:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,399
Posted By Vlad
Absolutely. Stop at 33U and start from here. PM...

Absolutely. Stop at 33U and start from here. PM on the way...
Forum: West (and Southwest) 02-12-2022, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,399
Posted By Vlad
You did walk to that saguaro skeleton. Next time...

You did walk to that saguaro skeleton. Next time come closer and look down at it :D
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-12-2022, 07:00 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 119,297
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up You are such a perfectionist John. I am jealous :)

You are such a perfectionist John. I am jealous :)
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-10-2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,838
Posted By Vlad
Steve, Paul did land off airport that day. A good...

Steve, Paul did land off airport that day. A good read here https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=79894
Forum: Reviews 02-09-2022, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,224
Posted By Vlad
Craig you mentioned itís your second engine for...

Craig you mentioned itís your second engine for the same airframe. What was the mechanism of purchase?
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-09-2022, 08:01 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 119,297
Posted By Vlad
Congratulations John! That skin was one of the...

Congratulations John! That skin was one of the most challenging part for me. I had to train my then neighbor late Ed Fetchko to help me. A gent in his late eighties a Korean War vet was eager to...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 02-08-2022, 06:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,932
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Great story thank you

Thanks Jeremy for a good read! We need the motivation during this harsh winter.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-08-2022, 06:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,715
Posted By Vlad
Sure I can use those if there are a couple cords...

Sure I can use those if there are a couple cords left. Just check for dry rot :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2022, 01:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,824
Posted By Vlad
Land at Boyna Vista very friendly place....

Land at Boyna Vista very friendly place. Unofficial airport mayor is an RV driver.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Buena_Vista_-_1.jpeg
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-06-2022, 01:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,848
Posted By Vlad
CJ glad to hear Charlie loves the antler! I will...

CJ glad to hear Charlie loves the antler! I will send him a bigger one when he is done!

Couldn't make your way this winter waiting for new motor. Man those were good days at Steve's Camp remember...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2022, 01:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,824
Posted By Vlad
Leadville CO

Went to Leadville hoping to visit National Mining Museum.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Leadville_-_1.jpeg

Here goes my crew car! Three Army choppers landed there earlier and...
Forum: Painting your RV 02-05-2022, 06:15 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 358,797
Posted By Vlad
Just a vinyl sticker from Blake.

Just a vinyl sticker from Blake.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-02-2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,848
Posted By Vlad
I got several PMs about holding a beer can. It's...

I got several PMs about holding a beer can. It's all for the show no drinking on the job. Thanks for concerns though have to keep a stereotype :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2022, 07:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,319
Posted By Vlad
Flew to Bear Lake, Idaho. The crew car was...

Flew to Bear Lake, Idaho. The crew car was already taken just relaxed at FBO building and left. OAT...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-02-2022, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,848
Posted By Vlad
Sunday afternoon the competition to catch the...

Sunday afternoon the competition to catch the ugliest fish is over. Winds are light and it's very cold. I spot the only group of anglers and circle over. All waved looks like friendlies. Landed and...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-31-2022, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,848
Posted By Vlad
Very nice picture Jake thanks. I am missing the...

Very nice picture Jake thanks. I am missing the winter flying camaraderie of Northeast.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-31-2022, 06:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,848
Posted By Vlad
Talking RV-9A Goes Off Road

Annual Burbot Bash (https://www.burbotbash.com) at Flaming Gorge hundreds of anglers.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Fire_Hole_2022_-_1_(2).jpeg

Ice is reported thick enough...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-29-2022, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,650
Posted By Vlad
Those are nice jet boats Andy! Cool trip what...

Those are nice jet boats Andy! Cool trip what kind of nuts are these in goody bag?
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-29-2022, 07:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,194
Posted By Vlad
Quite different from the original one...

Quite different from the original one :)

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Borrowed_horse_-_1.jpeg
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-27-2022, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,395
Posted By Vlad
On my O-320 it's a solid copper washer.

On my O-320 it's a solid copper washer.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-27-2022, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Nice video! I am so proud I parked my RV by The...

Nice video! I am so proud I parked my RV by The Star in Ajo :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/N174RT_-_1_(1).jpeg

Snake Eye denied my request for the low level...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2022, 12:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,532
Posted By Vlad
Thank for info Darin! Give us a pirep how it...

Thank for info Darin! Give us a pirep how it went. Looks like a nice run.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/CYLB_-_1.jpeg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2022, 06:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,532
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up I envy you Darin good job landing on hard water!...

I envy you Darin good job landing on hard water! I doubt I could find a decent ice runway this year. I still have February of cold winter in Wyoming but deep snow on the lakes makes it impossible to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2022, 08:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,532
Posted By Vlad
I was still preheating when you zoomed over :D

I was still preheating when you zoomed over :D
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