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27 Years of the RVator - CD

27 Years of the RVator - CD

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Product Features

  • ISBN: 977489663
  • Publisher: Aircraft Technical Book Co.
  • Author: Vans Aircraft
  • Pages: 490
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27 Years of the RVator contains the complete collection of technical articles, builder assist articles, flying techniques articles, product evaluations, and safety and maintenance notices from Vans Aircraft from 1980 through 2006.

Each is accurately reproduced (with photos and drawings) and organized in sequence as you build, test, and fly your RV. It is everything written on the tail section, then the wings, fuselage, finishing, engine installation, panel, props, etc. There is a chapter on all those neat tools, safety and maintenance concerns, engine and prop selection, performance and CG issues, and on basic and sport flying techniques.

The RVator includes all these in-depth articles written by Van and Van's technical staff explaining how and why the aircraft goes together and works as it does. Use it as an approved addendum to the construction manual, or if you have yet to begin to build, use it as the best method to learn what it is really all about to build and fly the finest kit airplane ever offered.

Topics Include:

  • Tools and Procedures
  • Tail Components
  • Wing Construction
  • Fuselage Construction
  • Airframe Controls
  • Finishing Kit
  • Engine Selection
  • Engine Installation
  • Propellers
  • Electrical and Panel
  • Paint and Primer
  • Operations
  • CG Issues
  • Performance
  • Flight Testing and Technique

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