Search:

Type: Posts; User: rv8bldr

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. It seems to me that you can make as many copies...

    It seems to me that you can make as many copies as you like as long as you only build one airplane from the plans and don't share the copies. I have the originals plus two copies of the plans for my...
  2. We are doing individual YE flights in our chapter...

    We are doing individual YE flights in our chapter (245). We have left it up to the pilot to determine his/her comfort level with it, and we ensure that the parents understand the issues involved. The...
  3. Chapter 245 in Ottawa, ON cancelled for Thursday...

    Chapter 245 in Ottawa, ON cancelled for Thursday 19 Mar. The venue (Canadian Aviation and Space Museum) where we hold our meetings is closing until further notice so we didn't have to make the call...
  4. One thing to consider with Basic Med is that you...

    One thing to consider with Basic Med is that you can't fly in Canada (if that is important to you)

    This from Transport Canada

    - The BasicMed rules are explicit that this exemption to the...
  5. Replies
    17
    Views
    6,199

    Although I have since sold the airplane (after 13...

    Although I have since sold the airplane (after 13 years of great flying), my vanity plate still is RV8BLDR
  6. Replies
    16
    Views
    6,306

    Wow! A Stan Rogers fan! How cool is that .... ...

    Wow! A Stan Rogers fan! How cool is that ....

    Mark
  7. Replies
    0
    Views
    7,443

    Chapter Renewal Website Issue

    Hey folks

    I am trying to do our annual chapter renewal and am having an issue. On the Chapter Status Report page, it will not present me with a list of PROVINCES, I only get STATES. This is a bit...
  8. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,459

    Ha! It appears our corporate IT security...

    Ha!

    It appears our corporate IT security weenies have been meddling with the WiFi security. When I disabled WiFi and just used LTE it worked fine. I use PodcastAddict on Android.

    Sorry for the...
  9. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,459

    Green Dot Podcast Issue

    Mornin' everyone

    Anyone else having an issue downloading the latest Green Dot issue? The error message I get is "Error 403: The server hosting the podcast (inspire.eaa.org) is refusing to respond...
  10. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,525

    That is good to know. We are between homebuilts...

    That is good to know. We are between homebuilts right now (sold my RV-8 and am only half done my 4pl Bearhawk) so we'll be coming in our Maule, which probably makes the N40 our best choice.
    ...
  11. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,525

    Bicycles for aircraft campers

    Hi folks

    My wife and I will be flying in this year in our Maule and would like to bring our folding bikes for getting around. What is the policy for bikes ON the airfield when you fly in with...
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,447

    Ya, I think it has been pretty well proven that...

    Ya, I think it has been pretty well proven that an Australian machine gunner (Popkin? something like that. He died a pauper in 1923) was actually responsible for downing the Red Baron. I watched a...
  13. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,127

    Awesome, Hal, that's great news. You guys do a...

    Awesome, Hal, that's great news. You guys do a great job on this podcast and i really enjoy each and every one.

    Keep it up, please!

    Mark

    Sent from my Moto G (4) using Tapatalk
  14. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,127

    I have to agree. I listen to every episode and...

    I have to agree. I listen to every episode and they are awesome, but audio balancing has always been a big, big issue. It is particularly annoying when listening to a podcast while in the car. If you...
  15. I get 165kts (189mph) as a cross country cruise...

    I get 165kts (189mph) as a cross country cruise on my RV-8. Fixed pitch 3 blade Catto, 200hp IO-360, 9.2 gals per hour. I could go faster, but I'm too cheap to burn more fuel :-)
  16. Thread: Green Dot

    by rv8bldr
    Replies
    14
    Views
    7,770

    Hal, just a quick note to say how much I'm...

    Hal, just a quick note to say how much I'm enjoying the podcasts. They are really entertaining, both funny and informative. I think my two favorites so far are #2 with Mikey McBrian and #5 with...
  17. Replies
    27
    Views
    13,610

    I pay $70/year. That's it. There are a few...

    I pay $70/year. That's it. There are a few airports in Canada where they charge a landing fee, but those are generally the big ones, and normally it is around $15. The only time I've paid it is...
  18. Thread: RV7

    by rv8bldr
    Replies
    12
    Views
    9,512

    I would second the motion for Catto. I have been...

    I would second the motion for Catto. I have been flying behind a Catto 3 blade for 11 years in my IO-360-A3B6D powered RV-8. Super smooth, light (17 lbs), and Craig hit the pitch/diameter numbers...
  19. Replies
    6
    Views
    6,664

    We still have the requirement here in Canada for...

    We still have the requirement here in Canada for pre-cover inspections on homebuilts/experimentals.
  20. Replies
    10
    Views
    16,797

    Is that in Bells Corners??? That looks like...

    Is that in Bells Corners??? That looks like Ottawa Fasteners in the background....
  21. Replies
    1,060
    Views
    634,800

    Here in Canada at least, the firewall MUST be...

    Here in Canada at least, the firewall MUST be steel, not aluminum. I just bought a big piece of stainless from Aircraft Spruce for my Bearhawk. You do NOT want just a piece of aluminum between you...
  22. Replies
    4
    Views
    3,816

    I was there for the 25th anniversary of the...

    I was there for the 25th anniversary of the Apollo landings when they had Armstrong, Aldrin, Collins, Cernan, etc, for an evening of reminiscing, stories, jokes, and questions. My buddy and I grabbed...
  23. Replies
    4
    Views
    3,668

    I use FltPlan Go on my Nexus 7 tablet. It is...

    I use FltPlan Go on my Nexus 7 tablet. It is free, works as a moving map, has all of the sectionals, charts, airport diagrams, etc. I think it is awesome (especially the price :-)
    ...
  24. Replies
    73
    Views
    36,479

    OMG that was bad. I really felt sorry...

    OMG that was bad. I really felt sorry (embarrassed?) for her the one night I saw her there....
  25. Replies
    41
    Views
    38,411

    Interesting, Ron. I would have thought there...

    Interesting, Ron. I would have thought there would be more, given that the population of Canada is essentially 1/10th the size of the US population. I guess the 1:10 rule doesn't apply to RVs :-)
Results 1 to 25 of 57
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3