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Old 09-18-2021, 09:45 AM
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Default 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… :-)

Hoping to get out there Sunday morning for a bit of time off the surface

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Old 09-18-2021, 11:05 AM
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Default West Yellowstone to Kentucky

Enjoyed the Black Hills and Yellowstone for a week. Back in one day in the RV6.
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Old 09-18-2021, 12:45 PM
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Default Flew to Athens for a football game

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Old 09-18-2021, 02:20 PM
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Fuel tank ****.
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Old 09-18-2021, 02:52 PM
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Rained out.
Went the hangar and updated GTN.
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Old 09-18-2021, 05:34 PM
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Reno, baby! https://flightaware.com/live/flight/...230Z/73XS/KCXP

Was pretty much full-on IFR when I arrived due to smoke - had to do a couple turns in holding waiting for another IFR arrival to cancel.
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Old 09-18-2021, 06:34 PM
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Denver to Hammond Louisiana after a nice visit with son, new granddaughter and old friends. The plane was fully loaded (the GIB had a lot of stuff to take). A good test of the W&B results.

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Old 09-18-2021, 07:16 PM
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No flying for me. Doing some maintenance that had been on my mind for a while. All FWF hoses pulled and sent to TS Flightlines to be duplicated with all fireproof assembly’s.
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Old 09-19-2021, 12:27 PM
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Default Ride Weekend

Saturday evening was a sunset flight planned with Tyson, a VAF member who has ordered an RV-14 kit but hadn't yet received the RV Grin. He reached out via a PM on VAF, and we took care of that little oversight with an IPA to follow.




Turns out it was to be a two-fer kind of day. A neighbor pinged me the night before and asked if I might be able to give her 20-year old niece a ride for her birthday weekend. With all of the options she had on the airport, I was jazzed to be given the privilege. Since the prime evening sunset spot was already spoken for, I said sure if an afternoon flight with all the heat and bumps would be OK. The answer was a resounding yes, and off we went. The niece was a natural, holding altitude within 100 feet, even in steep turns and while sightseeing. Heat and bumps - not even a blip on her radar. By the end of the flight, she wasn't at all hesitant on the controls and I even had to remind her that we couldn't go past 60 degrees of bank - sorry, not aerobatic. I think the zero G over the top was her favorite. She was determined to master it before we headed back to the airport.




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Old 09-19-2021, 03:06 PM
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Turned a rectangular hole that held a flush mount for a Dynon D6 into a round hole for a G5. Still working on the wiring.
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