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Old 04-17-2021, 10:48 PM
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Just flipped the "canoe" over. getting ready to rivet the cockpit rails and pilot seat back support in.



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Old 04-18-2021, 06:44 AM
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I painted the fuselage and hooked up the GRT Horizon.
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Old 07-28-2021, 04:09 PM
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Default RV8 Kit

At Corona airport
Iíll Move Fuselage to paint soon
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Old 07-28-2021, 08:36 PM
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Nice Red. What color and paint is that?
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Old 07-29-2021, 08:10 AM
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Imron Ferrara Red
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Old 07-29-2021, 12:18 PM
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Imron Ferrara Red


Base/Clear or single stage?
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Old 07-29-2021, 02:49 PM
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Itís a single stage thatís been buffed
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Old 08-11-2021, 08:52 AM
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Default Wing construction has begun!

Just started the wing construction on my RV-8, follow along and enjoy!

https://youtu.be/iBEbyn0jKRU
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Old 08-11-2021, 01:58 PM
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Ready to drill horizontal stab onto upper longerons. Waiting for tech advisor visit before doing the deed!

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Old 08-12-2021, 08:50 AM
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Looking good. Love that jig for rotation. Got me thinkin..
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