VansAirForceForums  
Home > VansAirForceForums

-POSTING RULES
-Advertise in here!
- Today's Posts | Insert Pics

Keep VAF Going
Donate methods

Point your
camera app here
to donate fast.


Go Back   VAF Forums > Search Forums
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 64 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News Yesterday, 06:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 77
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 12-03-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 157
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Friday's edition is online

The Fri/Sat/Sun edition of https://vansairforce.net is now online. Apologies for the delay in get it online.

Have a wonderful weekend and hope you get to spend some time with your plane and/or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-27-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (11/27/21 - 11/28/21)

….getting the ball rolling. Rained all day in DFW.

V/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2021, 09:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,793
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-16-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 829
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Edna Becker (my mother-in-law)

Rest In Peace Mrs. Edna Becker

...the best mother-in-law a son-in-law could want. She was so kind and loving, a faithful servant of the Lord, and she brought the love of my life into this world. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,776
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,339
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,017
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (10/30/21 - 10/31/21)?

I had the honor of giving an 11-yr old his first ride in a small plane Saturday evening. Saw four sunsets, climbing a little after each one to have it pop back up. Experienced astronomy in real...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-24-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,981
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (10/23/21 - 10/24/21)?

....gas run to KLUD on Friday, then got called in for the part time thing (got the call at the pump). Got to fly though - still counts!!! Saturday yard. Sunday sim. Blindingly fast weekend (but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-17-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,417
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-11-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,626
Posted By DeltaRomeo
An 18 minutes tool around the local (the fancy...

An 18 minutes tool around the local (the fancy houses by the lake) Monday morning (just under the weekend wire).

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-LZcpcvp/0/e305bf68/XL/IMG_4443-XL.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,626
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-04-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 60
Sticky: Daily RV Pic
Views: 10,724
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Morning status meeting, RV-style.

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-nZf3RW3/0/f550e00c/XL/IMG_4413-XL.jpg

Greatest hobby on earth.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-03-2021, 11:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,679
Posted By DeltaRomeo
00000 CAVU

Would have been a criminal offense to not fly this morning in DFW. 70*F. Oh baby!

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-bXd6WkV/0/9b31a038/XL/IMG_4405-XL.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,679
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-30-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 60
Sticky: Daily RV Pic
Views: 10,724
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Pre-Night Logging

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-ngns9Qw/0/505bba8c/L/2021093016065618-3968756480041668204-IMG_2948-L.jpg

About to log some night time....

Full size:...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-29-2021, 04:55 PM
Replies: 60
Sticky: Daily RV Pic
Views: 10,724
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Daily RV Pic

Let's motivate those still building (or thinking about building). The world's greatest hobby in pictures!

Submit...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-25-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,404
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (September 25-26, 2021)?

Saturday morning I flew over to Bridgeport (KXBP) for some gas …

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-ktqt3qR/0/06da2d9e/M/IMG_2805-M.jpg
Gas Run

…and while I was there some friends text-suggested I...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-18-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,453
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Tim Friendshuh

[ed. I received the email below from Jules Roazen. My sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Tim. His username was tfriendshuh. dr]

“I am sorry to share that Tim Friendshuh (N6677F)...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-18-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,519
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (9/18/21 - 9/19/21)?

Getting it started. I was hoping to get out and do a little flying Saturday morning but the lawn needs mowing and I haven’t had a lot of free time lately to deal with that. So priorities…...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2021, 06:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,628
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (9/11/21 - 9/12/21)

…getting it started.

I’m in the sim all weekend at the side hustle. Missing the RV <g>

V/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,754
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,017
Posted By DeltaRomeo
A short flight over to Bridgeport for fuel...

A short flight over to Bridgeport for fuel Saturday morning before the heat index climbed to 106. On the way I thought I'd load up the RNAV 18 and let the A/P do some of the work since it was a nice...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-17-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,032
Posted By DeltaRomeo
MX Videos From Mothership

https://www.youtube.com/c/VansAircraftInc/videos

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-14-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,204
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (Aug 14-15, 2021)

....I flew Saturday morning (11 day non-RV dry spell due to life). Storms in the area made for 74*F temps and pleasing visuals. Fuel run and some more engine data recorded to plod over sometime. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-06-2021, 08:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,093
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-03-2021, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 999
Posted By DeltaRomeo
One more vote for Sal. Say hi to the parrot.

One more vote for Sal. Say hi to the parrot.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,999
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV-15 07-27-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,221
Posted By DeltaRomeo
RV-15 Dreamin' When Nature Calls ...and my dream options.

I may or may not have landed in a fresh cut field Tuesday morning to visit nature's powder room. File under 'Things you'll be able to do in the RV-15 that my RV-6 won't!'

I'm really looking forward...
Forum: RV-15 07-27-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,216
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Count me in!

Count me in!
Forum: RV-15 07-26-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,944
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Welcome: The OSH'21 video announcing it.

Welcome to the new RV-15 sub-forum. Van's Aircraft announced the RV-15 on 7/26/21 at OSH'21. The video below, shot by David Lee (the guy in the front row - white shirt and legs crossed), shows the...
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 07-26-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,853
Posted By DeltaRomeo
From the forum: It's announced. High wing. Back country.

What we know so far....

https://photos.smugmug.com/Osh21/i-DptdzNp/0/21c398fd/X3/IMG_3845-X3.jpg
Bill K. pic.

Yayyyyy!!!!!!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-25-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,429
Posted By DeltaRomeo
https://dougreeves.smugmug.com/Osh21/ courtesy...

https://dougreeves.smugmug.com/Osh21/

courtesy David Lee (building RV-10). v/r,dr
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-25-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,429
Posted By DeltaRomeo
OSH'21 Picture URLs ...from RV folks

If you have an album full of OSH'21 pics, put that link in this thread if you feel the urge. If you would like to attach an image or two please do, but please don't attach all of them <g>. v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-25-2021, 08:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,915
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 19,567
Posted By DeltaRomeo
5 days from apply to got it.

...and two of those were Saturday and Sunday.

Dallas, TX area.
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-18-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,960
Posted By DeltaRomeo
So happy for my buddy Jaybird!!!

Way to go Jay. I heard at our airport that you did your first flight a couple days back. Wish I had been there, but 'ol busy life keeps interrupting <g>.

Sure am happy for you pleased to see pics...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,464
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (7/17/21 - 7/18/21)

My freshly overhauled E-mag P114's went back on Saturday. And it's raining Sunday morning as I type this (we needed it). Looking around the house for an old memory card to slide into the MFD to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2021, 09:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,598
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (7/10/21 - 7/11/21)

...getting it started. My cowl is still off <sad face>.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-10-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,406
Posted By DeltaRomeo
I really enjoyed that piece, Paul. Thank you for...

I really enjoyed that piece, Paul. Thank you for sitting for that. You have a beautiful backyard out there. v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-04-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,458
Posted By DeltaRomeo
500

This weekend the cowl is off, loving up the engine bits for a few days when I have some time.

On the non-RV front, I logged my 500th hour of in-the-sim, on-motion, running-the-emergency-checklist...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,523
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,513
Posted By DeltaRomeo
VAN’S AIRCRAFT ANNOUNCES MANAGEMENT CHANGES

(from mothership)

AURORA, OREGON – June 18, 2021 – Van’s Aircraft today announced changes to its management and organizational structure designed to enable the company and its employees to advance...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-13-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,466
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: Instrument Flight Rules 06-10-2021, 09:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,925
Posted By DeltaRomeo
IFR Shorthand …things that free up time for the scan

Sometimes I help set up (10) different approaches during a sim session...while looking up stuff in the QRH. Fast and dirty and the free hand is tuning a radio or pushing a button. I'd just drop the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2021, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,252
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2021, 07:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,450
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-25-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,007
Posted By DeltaRomeo
You're gonna need scrap aluminum for various...

You're gonna need scrap aluminum for various things - I used a fuse skin I hosed for dozens of little projects. Still using it on home projects to this day.

Welcome to the club <g>.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-18-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,240
Posted By DeltaRomeo
This............

This............
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-17-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,323
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up I was told while I was building that every RV...

I was told while I was building that every RV needs a flaw somewhere for the evil spirits to escape from. Mine is on the VS. Looks just like yours.

My advice is to put a rivit in it as others...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-16-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,244
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Logged 2.5 more hours of night.

All the pics with captions:
https://dougreeves.smugmug.com/Fly-outs/Night-flight-May-13-2021/

Flew around Fort Worth, over DFW airport, downtown Dallas and more (last Thursday night).

13.4 more...
Forum: VAF Group Buys / Discounts 05-13-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,075
Posted By DeltaRomeo
PCU5000

Hello VAF Members,

It’s that time of year where we offer our friends in the VAF a group rate on the PCU5000 Propeller Governor. This year we will be running it in line with the EAA show at Oshkosh....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,646
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (5/8/21 - 5/9/21)

I flew the RV .4 hrs. First time in over two weeks.

Mental gyros re-aligned.....
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-06-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 880
Posted By DeltaRomeo
I might have some time free Sunday and would be...

I might have some time free Sunday and would be happy to show you my RV-6. If the WX is nice I'll certainly take you up.

Let's keep in touch.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-02-2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,345
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this Weekend (5/1/21 - 5/2/21)

Getting it started.

Me? Nothing. So many extra paper routes in the sim over the last six days I'm seeing crooked. Five more this coming week. I miss my RV....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 18,103
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Sorry Sam. Glad it wasn’t the canopy and you’re...

Sorry Sam. Glad it wasn’t the canopy and you’re OK.
That's a big dent and I bet it was loud.
Forum: The RV Grin 04-26-2021, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,047
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Don Christiansen's Grand Daughter

(from Don)

(8 when pic taken) She is 18 yr old now and will be a Freshman at Texas Tech next year
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2021, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,716
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Easiest splash image decision for the Monday...

Easiest splash image decision for the Monday edition ever!!!!! <g>.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2021, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 927
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thank you for the kind words both Bill and Phil. ...

Thank you for the kind words both Bill and Phil. I'll keep trying my hardest to bring you a quality product. It seems the site is one of a handful that is left of the civil and non-crazy spots...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,716
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,481
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Front page. Top right. Blue ad. v/r,dr

Front page. Top right. Blue ad.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,744
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do w/your RV this weekend? (4/17/21 - 4/18/21)

I had the honor of leading a missing man flight over a funeral at Cavanaugh Flight Museum Saturday afternoon at Addison airport. Special thanks to Rob Reece for coordinating with the appropriate...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,641
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Hi all. Kill the COVID slash govs slash needle talk.

Read the rules please and follow them.

Had to delete some posts in this thread. NO discussion of governments and mask/covid choices/opinions. Help keep this the only place online that doesn't go...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-10-2021, 07:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,898
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Fixed it for Paul. LOL.

Fixed it for Paul.

LOL.
Showing results 1 to 64 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:09 AM.


The VAFForums come to you courtesy Delta Romeo, LLC. By viewing and participating in them you agree to build your plane using standardized methods and practices and to fly it safely and in accordance with the laws governing the country you are located in.