Discussion in 'Aircraft Ownership' started by Nark, Oct 24, 2017.
I've had many happy days as an aircraft owner.
Many more ahead!!
Bare metal is best metal
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Beautiful! Enjoy it.
Heh, heh, welcome to the world of polished aluminum. Now, get yourself one of these:
And a case of this:
And let the madness begin!
Pro Tip: You can find both on Amazon.
I don't know if I'd trust an airplane that shiny. Doesn't look like it's ever been used, never tested.
That's reeeeaaallly pretty!
I hope to make it much prettier by putting on 8.50's and taking it to the plethora of grass strips in my area.
She's spent a few years in Alaska before coming full circle back to the Midwest. The previous owner spent, rather paid someone, to polish her.
She needs some work, new flap tracks, both sides. The tail feathers have a few dents from hail. Not a structural issue, replacing the elevator skin would make her a 10/10( my opinion). I'll take it to airventure next year, so we'll see what the judges think too.
Very cool. Congratulation! I can't wait to see it in person. What field are you going to hangar it at?
@EIR Timmerman. I have a hangar set up when I get back.
"Like" button somehow seems lacking. Congrats!
Very nice ride bud. I take it you sold your other one?
Not yet! You lookin?
Nope. Getting ready to move back to the lower 48 shortly. Most of my money is tied up in the move. Owning a plane is a bucket list item.
What did you upgrade from?
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