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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-21-2022, 09:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By Tlrguy
Next in line please if the sale falls through

Next in line please if the sale falls through
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-04-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,445
Posted By Tlrguy
Iíd like to take all 4 cases off your hands but...

Iíd like to take all 4 cases off your hands but the drive is a little far. Do you ever find yourself closer to Dekalb? Iím at Aero Lakes (30IS).
Forum: RV-10 08-15-2022, 05:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,760
Posted By Tlrguy
Only downside about the Archer antenna is itís...

Only downside about the Archer antenna is itís not designed to pick up the 300 mhz glideslope band. Apparently it works to varying degrees but, if your planning on true IFR capability it would be...
Forum: Midwest 06-14-2022, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 833
Posted By Tlrguy
Anyone from Dekalb IL (KDKB) going for the day...

Anyone from Dekalb IL (KDKB) going for the day and want some company? I am currently airplane-less.
Forum: RV-10 05-03-2022, 12:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,387
Posted By Tlrguy
Might want to try keeping the throttle at full...

Might want to try keeping the throttle at full for the duration of your climb. If I understand correctly, full throttle overly increases fuel flow to aid in cooling. Pulling the throttle off of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2022, 01:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,406
Posted By Tlrguy
I donít think you received any pre-owned parts. ...

I donít think you received any pre-owned parts. Some of the thicker and harder to dimple parts are done for you by the factory.
Forum: RV-10 04-29-2022, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,415
Posted By Tlrguy
Does anyone know if a thicker door window will...

Does anyone know if a thicker door window will cause any issues? The LP Aero door windows are .180 inches thick as compared to the .125 of the stock and Cee Bailey setup.

Looking at the plans I do...
Forum: Florida (North) 04-28-2022, 06:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 783
Posted By Tlrguy
KSSI is another excellent layover. Saint Simon...

KSSI is another excellent layover. Saint Simon Island is a cool little coastal community with a nice little downtown. Pull the plane right up to the hotel and grab some bikes to town.

One of my...
Forum: RV-10 04-26-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,427
Posted By Tlrguy
I apologize for the thread drift but, Iíd like to...

I apologize for the thread drift but, Iíd like to buy a set of those stainless covers also. PM on the way.
Forum: RV-10 04-24-2022, 06:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,563
Posted By Tlrguy
In regards to precision adjustment of the...

In regards to precision adjustment of the mixture: with a quadrant, are you able to lean down to the exact number like a vernier style control? Thatís where fine adjustment is really required. Or...
Forum: California 04-24-2022, 05:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,300
Posted By Tlrguy
Illinois is 6.4 percent on the purchase price.

Illinois is 6.4 percent on the purchase price.
Forum: RV-10 04-20-2022, 09:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,415
Posted By Tlrguy
Thanks for the replies guys and gals. Iím hoping...

Thanks for the replies guys and gals. Iím hoping someone will chime in that has experience with the LP Aero acrylics on the RV10.

Another huge benefit of the LP product is their ability to almost...
Forum: RV-10 04-19-2022, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,415
Posted By Tlrguy
I think this could be possible if every passenger...

I think this could be possible if every passenger was also a pilot. My experiences have confirmed that passengers just donít know how important it is that those doors donít forcefully open. At...
Forum: RV-10 04-19-2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,415
Posted By Tlrguy
LP Aero Windows

Has anyone tried the LP Aero front windows with vent window? I had these on my Bonanza and it made all the difference on the ground on those hot Summer days.

Being that the RV10 doors open...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-11-2022, 03:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,773
Posted By Tlrguy
My thoughts exactly. I was going to purchase...

My thoughts exactly. I was going to purchase ahead of the price increase. My local engine shop suggested I procure a good core to disassemble and IRAN. I think Iím now going that route as I just...
Forum: RV-10 03-09-2022, 10:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 439
Posted By Tlrguy
Elevator and Aileron trim kits

Quick question.

Is there any reason why I shouldnít be deleting the ES-MSTS-8A elevator trim servo and the ES-MSTS-6A aileron trim servo from my kit orders if Iím not planning on using the included...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-17-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 18,096
Posted By Tlrguy
Dang, that is painful. These frequent and...

Dang, that is painful. These frequent and substantial price increases are not doing experimental aviation any favors. Part of me wonders at what level of opportunism are these increases? 20% in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2022, 08:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,463
Posted By Tlrguy
Very interesting reports. Please keep them...

Very interesting reports. Please keep them coming boys and girls. Perhaps adding your builder number to these delivery posts would add some value?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2022, 09:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,905
Posted By Tlrguy
While I do appreciate Vans creating that video as...

While I do appreciate Vans creating that video as a direct result of the talks on this forum, I can honestly say it didnít give me the warm and fuzzies. Call me hard to please.

Obviously for...
Forum: RV-10 12-06-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,749
Posted By Tlrguy
Definitely not a good situation for Vans. As...

Definitely not a good situation for Vans. As customers start to get more and more frustrated, their reputation is going to suffer. Iím well aware of the issues revolving around supply chain and...
Forum: RV-10 12-05-2021, 11:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 803
Posted By Tlrguy
Anyone with a closed out interior, please feel...

Anyone with a closed out interior, please feel free to chime in on baggage dimensions. I would be thrilled if the forward 12 inches of the baggage area could be 39 inches wide or more.
Forum: RV-10 12-05-2021, 11:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 803
Posted By Tlrguy
I did an extreme amount of research when deciding...

I did an extreme amount of research when deciding on which scooter to go with. My biggest priority being high quality batteries that are conservatively charged so I can feel good about putting them...
Forum: RV-10 12-05-2021, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 803
Posted By Tlrguy
Thanks for taking those measurements for me. ...

Thanks for taking those measurements for me. Sounds like the Bonanza is a far wider fuselage that far back in the baggage area. I hope two scoots end up fitting as they have been the single most...
Forum: RV-10 12-05-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 803
Posted By Tlrguy
RV10 Baggage Dimensions

Does anyone know the exact floor dimensions of the baggage compartment? I need to know how wide (fuse side to side) the compartment is at the front most as well as the rear bulkhead.

Iím trying...
Forum: RV-14 06-27-2017, 05:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,649
Posted By Tlrguy
Way to go!!

Congrats on the monumental feat!! I can't wait to come check it out.
Forum: Tools 02-15-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,602
Posted By Tlrguy
Pneumatic squeezer mod

I am wondering if anybody has ever purchased one of the various foot operated pneumatic valves available and fitted in inline between the air source and pneumatic squeezer? I have seen pics/videos...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 38,708
Posted By Tlrguy
Current owner of this airframe got seriously...

Current owner of this airframe got seriously taken advantage of by the individual doing the pre-buy. Whom ever deemed this aircraft airworthy should be ashamed and embarrassed about their abilities.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-23-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,402
Posted By Tlrguy
You are a better person then me. Things in life...

You are a better person then me. Things in life is one thing. XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX over is another and completely unacceptable. [ed. edited a bit. a little over the line imho. dr]
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,616
Posted By Tlrguy
RV-7 northern IL

Hi all! I am very excited to be starting a -7 of my own within the next year or so. I am looking for someone in the Chicago area that would be willing to take me up in a -7 for and hour or so with a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-16-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,560
Posted By Tlrguy
I just discovered the video series you are...

I just discovered the video series you are producing! Excellent job and please don't stop. Thanks for your commitment to showing others the build!
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