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Old 07-09-2022, 06:26 PM
YellowJacket RV9 YellowJacket RV9 is offline
 
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Post Introducing the RV-15!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5sHK-B230sY
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:32 PM
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Looks absolutely gorgeous. I see a healthy mix of solid and pull rivets as well. Looks like a manual flap actuator on the overhead. Really amazing. I'm stoked!!!
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:33 PM
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These are going to sell like hotcakes.
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:36 PM
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Wow, canít wait to hear the performance etc.
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:36 PM
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Look at that tail wheel! Looks like a shock absorber. Sounds like an O320, but could be some other 4 cylinder.

edit: DanH has identified the engine as an IO390.
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:37 PM
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Couldnít tell if itís a Rotax or notÖ
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:42 PM
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Hey wait a minute - this isn't a fake. Wow - look forward to seeing it in person in a few weeks!
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:57 PM
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Yay!!!!















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Old 07-09-2022, 06:58 PM
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Default Empennage?

I can't quite tell...looks a bit like a stabilator vs. traditional horizontal stab. and elevator. Anyone else see that?

And Johnson Bar for Flaps on cabin ceiling?

excited!!!
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:59 PM
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Shoot, I'm already knee deep in a -10 build.
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