RV 8 first flight 30 Aug 13

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RV 8 first flight 30 Aug 13

Unread post by ilikeadornier » Mon Jul 15, 2013 2:27 pm

Hi everyone,

Just wanted to share some pictures of the RV-8 that my boet and myself have been building for the last 7 years.
Test flight will be soon. :D :D :D :D

Cheers.
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Re: RV 8 almost ready for test flight.

Unread post by StefanV » Wed Jul 17, 2013 1:15 pm

Saw it Krugersdorp before it was painted....it is the finest RV build I have ever seen!
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Unread post by ACE MAN » Wed Jul 17, 2013 1:26 pm

Looks very nice, another 8 at KT :)
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Unread post by sweptwing » Wed Jul 17, 2013 2:45 pm

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Unread post by RudiGreyling » Thu Jul 18, 2013 8:03 am

Very Very Nice!
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Unread post by FLYGUYS » Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:00 am

Well done guys, very pretty. Good luck with it and keep us posted on the test flight.
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Unread post by Jakkels » Sun Jul 21, 2013 9:26 pm

Have seen this one being built through the years !!
Every little detail gets attention !!
She is a real gem !!

Looking forward to see her in the skies !!! :D
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Unread post by Jan » Sun Jul 21, 2013 10:09 pm

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Unread post by frikie » Tue Jul 23, 2013 9:18 pm

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Unread post by ilikeadornier » Sun Aug 11, 2013 12:08 pm

Thanks for all the compliments.

I have added 4 new photos when we did the weight and balance.
Came out 1091lbs empty CG @ 77.44
Final inspection and paperwork to go then first test flight.

Cheers
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Unread post by 87Juliet » Sun Aug 11, 2013 3:07 pm

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Re: RV 8 almost ready for test flight.

Unread post by AntonKruse » Sun Aug 11, 2013 7:51 pm

ilikeadornier wrote:Thanks for all the compliments.

I have added 4 new photos when we did the weight and balance.
Came out 1091lbs empty CG @ 77.44
Final inspection and paperwork to go then first test flight.

Cheers
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Unread post by ilikeadornier » Mon Aug 12, 2013 10:47 am

I edited the post.(deleted the previous pics and added the 4 new ones).
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Unread post by AntonKruse » Mon Aug 12, 2013 10:59 am

Ah
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Re: RV 8 almost ready for test flight.

Unread post by sp00ky » Tue Aug 13, 2013 11:27 am

Beautiful clean simple panel and lovely plane!!
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