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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 10-11-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 284
Posted By BABALU
Aveo Posistrobe XP

AVEO Posistrobe XP 16 LED. I removed this to install the Tail Beacon , worked fine when removed flew with it for maybe 2 years.. i does have some yellowing on the lens. How about $125.00
Forum: RV-9/9A 09-13-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,325
Posted By BABALU
Yes, actually send me the info , if its decent...

Yes, actually send me the info , if its decent maybe i will buy it ,I'm already sorry i sold mine.
Forum: RV-9/9A 09-13-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,325
Posted By BABALU
I would definitely buy it. I bought mine for 50...

I would definitely buy it. I bought mine for 50 put a lot of money in it to get it to what i wanted but i flew it 550 plus hours and enjoyed the heck out of it, sold it last week and got most of it...
Forum: ADS-B 07-28-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,366
Posted By BABALU
Installed mine in 30 minutes, setup with the app...

Installed mine in 30 minutes, setup with the app super easy, did an already planned Cross country in in the DC SFRA , submitted report request online when i got to my house , had positive...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-02-2019, 04:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,539
Posted By BABALU
Same here , He's busy with his day job. You will...

Same here , He's busy with his day job. You will get it , eventually.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-18-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,203
Posted By BABALU
Thanks Al, yes I always lean at cruise and yes i...

Thanks Al, yes I always lean at cruise and yes i was 6.5 with my old carb typically , leaned at cruise. I will follow up on your suggestion thanks for the input.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-18-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,203
Posted By BABALU
Hi Al, im seeing 13.5 on climb out i get two...

Hi Al, im seeing 13.5 on climb out i get two cylinders in the low 400 range on climb out then all is good after that , i just try not to climb to aggressively in the summer especially. Im fine with...
Forum: Southeast 06-24-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,039
Posted By BABALU
Stop in @W95 and Call Howards pub on Uni and they...

Stop in @W95 and Call Howards pub on Uni and they pick up in the cart for lunch then on down the coast to Beaufort , cherry piont will put you where you need to be they are great to work with.Look...
Forum: Northeast 05-23-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,413
Posted By BABALU
Thanks for input . I will see what the weather...

Thanks for input . I will see what the weather offers and decide my route as i get closer .
Forum: Northeast 05-23-2018, 05:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,413
Posted By BABALU
NYC Transition

Heading to RHode Island Thursday in my RV from Nags head NC . I know my VFR transition options , under the class B to the east , over the top of all Bravo weather permitting , the scenic Hudson VFR...
Forum: International 04-23-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,648
Posted By BABALU
I did actually from a gentleman in the far south...

I did actually from a gentleman in the far south and while we were in Raglan camping one of the first things a saw was an RV7A landing and the grass strip by the beach . The strip was very rough, i...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-14-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 28,983
Posted By BABALU
Awesome trip you had there and the new paint...

Awesome trip you had there and the new paint looks great.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-30-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,946
Posted By BABALU
Plus 1 totally agree , and its user friendly...

Plus 1 totally agree , and its user friendly unllike all the hotshot stuff.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-18-2017, 05:44 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,599
Posted By BABALU
I did notice your fly in and i certainly will if...

I did notice your fly in and i certainly will if i can , for sure.
Thanks,
Andy
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-17-2017, 07:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,599
Posted By BABALU
Perfect, thank you. I should have figured that...

Perfect, thank you.

I should have figured that out.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-17-2017, 05:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,599
Posted By BABALU
RvHotel

I Dont need a hanger just a place to sleep and refresh enroute to Joseph Oregon from Dare Co. ( MQI ) in about 2 weeks or so . Trying to do this in as a 2 day trip weather permitting but im just...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-17-2017, 05:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,599
Posted By BABALU
Any RV hotels out there?

Any RV hotels out there?
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-15-2017, 06:02 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,599
Posted By BABALU
RV hotel interest.

Im will be flying my 9 from Dare Co. Nc ( MQI) to Joseph Oregon ( KJSY) in the next 2 to 3 weeks . Would love to stay RV hotel if available enroute. Planning pretty much direct from MQI to Billings...
Forum: RV-10 06-01-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,272
Posted By BABALU
And they honor the warranty no questions asked.

And they honor the warranty no questions asked.
Forum: RV-10 06-01-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,272
Posted By BABALU
I second Aveo, very happy with the product and...

I second Aveo, very happy with the product and great customer service.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-15-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 778
Views: 529,347
Posted By BABALU
Wow, i bet doing the annual on that is no...

Wow, i bet doing the annual on that is no problem..... stop it iwas talking about the plane... i have one of those too BTW :) life is good.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 05-11-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,599
Posted By BABALU
Its my plan to RV hotel from East coast to...

Its my plan to RV hotel from East coast to Eastern Oregon this summer if space is available . Probably July. Ill pay , its not about the money its the just experience and meeting people that can...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-10-2017, 08:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By BABALU
Casper, i know your RV8 , sorry we missed you. We...

Casper, i know your RV8 , sorry we missed you. We could have definitely hung out and been social, next time.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-10-2017, 05:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By BABALU
Twin lakes

Stopped in at Twin Lakes on our way to Tenn. this past Sunday to check it out and get some fuel and im glad i did. Meet some great people , a core crew , super friendly and willing to help anyway...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,701
Posted By BABALU
Congrats Tim . Let me know next time your around...

Congrats Tim . Let me know next time your around CPK, so we can chat for a bit , plus I need to finish my IFR training if your interested.
Andy
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-08-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,660
Posted By BABALU
Were thinking about heading to SNF on Tues ,...

Were thinking about heading to SNF on Tues , leave Thurs or Fri. Wondering if its actually worth the trip or if we should divert to someplace else. Not interested in workshops but we do like to have...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-04-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,777
Posted By BABALU
300 plus hrs never had an issue .Spent the money...

300 plus hrs never had an issue .Spent the money for a good CO detector right off the bat.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2017, 04:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,944
Posted By BABALU
You get it sooner or later. If your in a hurry...

You get it sooner or later. If your in a hurry well .. dont be.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-07-2016, 05:15 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,676
Posted By BABALU
Nice job. Congratulations , im sure your glad...

Nice job.
Congratulations , im sure your glad thats over . Painting is no easy task , Now you can really start to appreciate your efforts.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-25-2016, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,830
Posted By BABALU
Thanks Bob, maybe i will see you around , i fly...

Thanks Bob, maybe i will see you around , i fly around VA often .
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-25-2016, 04:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,830
Posted By BABALU
Thank you Rockwood, good luck with your project,...

Thank you Rockwood, good luck with your project, 95% of the work is in the prep. Share some photos when you can.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,830
Posted By BABALU
Thank you Frank My friend Eric painted it for...

Thank you Frank
My friend Eric painted it for me , hes a pro, i built the booth and did some of the grunt work
I gotta tell you it was a full time job for six weeks , building the booth...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,830
Posted By BABALU
etched , primed and...

etched , primed and sealed.

https://goo.gl/photos/eeeeschf3ae7tJPaA


Painted wings first

https://goo.gl/photos/jKsNPMUrDHyJYbVT9

https://goo.gl/photos/AoNShdn7xNcyMstU9
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2016, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,830
Posted By BABALU
Finally ..New paint on my 9

After more than 2 years of watching the paint falling off my plane, I finally got it off and painted my plane right. Trying to figure out how to post photos here from my iPad, hope the first image...
Forum: Primers 11-20-2016, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,778
Posted By BABALU
My friend and i just finished a complete strip...

My friend and i just finished a complete strip down to bare aluminum and a re paint on an rv 9 i bought as a project. It came out awesome but my friend is a professional painter and i built a...
Forum: Mid-Atlantic 11-14-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,451
Posted By BABALU
Moving to the DC area will make you appreciate...

Moving to the DC area will make you appreciate your RV more thats for sure because it enables you to get the **** out of there . Driving isnt an option, worst traffic in the nation i think. I was...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-30-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 41,262
Posted By BABALU
Installed mine in 4 hrs. Really nice to have the...

Installed mine in 4 hrs. Really nice to have the extra space for access , also makes it a lot easier to access rear bulkhead for condition inspection or what ever reason. I push full back everytime i...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-04-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,839
Posted By BABALU
Great job ,thanks for sharing.

Great job ,thanks for sharing.
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-23-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,284
Posted By BABALU
I changed out to the Beringer nose wheel , it...

I changed out to the Beringer nose wheel , it came with the axle ,which I like , and needs a spacer which they left out of the package. They sent it after I called them on it but it was a piece of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-21-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 66,096
Posted By BABALU
Exactly why I hate being a builder. I enjoy...

Exactly why I hate being a builder. I enjoy building but all the other personalities ruin it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-14-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,698
Posted By BABALU
Hilarious ! I can totally see it happen before...

Hilarious ! I can totally see it happen before my eyes. Thanks for sharing that Joe. Good laugh on that one.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-06-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,048
Posted By BABALU
Spotted you guys at MQI getting fuel on your way...

Spotted you guys at MQI getting fuel on your way to KFFA but no pug face that day. Complimented you on your aircraft though . Just so happens my sis lives in Ottowa.

Andy
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-29-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,040
Posted By BABALU
Thanks Marc, I will be sending it back soon...

Thanks Marc, I will be sending it back soon anyway because I want to upgrade to the 8" Screen ,so you can check it out then ,thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-29-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,040
Posted By BABALU
I had I similar problem during climb out, my GRT...

I had I similar problem during climb out, my GRT sport showed the plane at a 90 degree bank climbing off the scale straight up. I turned it off for a few minutes then back on again and it eventually...
Forum: Northeast 06-25-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,150
Posted By BABALU
How awesome!! What a great community and friends...

How awesome!! What a great community and friends , you guys did good.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2016, 05:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,515
Posted By BABALU
Condition inspection needed Va/ Nc

Looking for a RELIABLE qualified A/P to perform my annual/ condition inspection on my RV9A in Central or eastern NC or Va. Thanks.

Andy
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-24-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,217
Posted By BABALU
Well ... just checked out the G5 , that will...

Well ... just checked out the G5 , that will work for me. Pardon my ignorance , I'm new to all this and overwhelmed with all the incredible new technology . I need to stay far away from Oshkosh...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-24-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,217
Posted By BABALU
Thanks Pat. Incredible panel you have there. Way...

Thanks Pat. Incredible panel you have there. Way beyond my means that's for sure.
I will go for the Gemini , I like that it can be connected to the pitot/ static. wish I had come across yours...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-24-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,217
Posted By BABALU
Sorry I missed that one , would have bought it...

Sorry I missed that one , would have bought it for sure . I'm really wanting the Gemini, only thing keeping from Dropping the coin is that I'm not sure if the screen is big enough for me to see...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-21-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,903
Posted By BABALU
Could be an ace in the hole in an emergency...

Could be an ace in the hole in an emergency situation for sure. I love my 9.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-21-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,903
Posted By BABALU
Nice flight. Used a lot of runway I see, I went...

Nice flight. Used a lot of runway I see, I went from transitioning in a 6 to owning / flying a 9 and I tell you it's amazing how crucial the speed is in the 9 or it will not land , it's a glider.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,819
Posted By BABALU
This is pretty much what will work best for me as...

This is pretty much what will work best for me as far as redundancy and affordability. Covers pretty much everything and honestly the tablet stuff (fore flight) is amazing , . A Huge cost saver and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,088
Posted By BABALU
Well I'm sure they are good to go then, isn't...

Well I'm sure they are good to go then, isn't that how it works?.
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-17-2016, 03:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,921
Posted By BABALU
I also transition trained in a 6A with Mike...

I also transition trained in a 6A with Mike since I wanted a 6A but I bought and fly a 9A . I had no issues with the insurance . I felt the premium was reasonably priced . I only had 100 hrs when I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,819
Posted By BABALU
James , Exactly my thoughts. Ive already decided...

James , Exactly my thoughts. Ive already decided to make the call to GRT in the AM.
Thanks for the input. Love my RV , have no desire for another aircraft, just wanna to set it up right and use it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-14-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,819
Posted By BABALU
So many excellent , informative replies. I'm not...

So many excellent , informative replies. I'm not really qualified to add anything just my thought of how behind the curve I am with all that these systems have to offer and my abilty to use to their...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-14-2016, 03:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,819
Posted By BABALU
GRT Sport IFR?

Anybody here fly IFR with there GRT sport?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,944
Posted By BABALU
Well Im kinda stuck because I have one light...

Well Im kinda stuck because I have one light installed and need the other to complete. I don't want to mismatch lights or start over and waste the money I already spent. My first order went smoothly...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,944
Posted By BABALU
Richard trying to confirm you have received my...

Richard trying to confirm you have received my order and wondering when it will ship. I've called once ,left voice mail with contact , and emailed twice. Placed order online 2 weeks ago and card has...
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 05-31-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 12,033
Posted By BABALU
An RV grin indeed . Your awesome for donating...

An RV grin indeed . Your awesome for donating your time and fuel.
Love the pups.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-10-2016, 05:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,475
Posted By BABALU
Very nice. Someplace I hope to visit . Nice...

Very nice. Someplace I hope to visit . Nice looking plane also.
Cheers,
Andy
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2016, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,182
Posted By BABALU
Sorry ,RVFB-G.

Sorry ,RVFB-G.
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