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Vans RV-12is Aircraft Build | Tools and Kit You'll Need

In this video we cover some of the tools you'll need to put together an RV-12 IS Aircraft.

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No Paint! - Van's Aircraft RV-10

Van's Aircraft RV-10 taking off at Blue Grass Airport (KLEX) in Lexington, Kentucky. This aircraft appears to have recently been built as it was yet to be painted.

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Vinyl Wrapped my RV-12

Very nice vinyl wrap job on an RV-12.

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My Dream Came True! - Vans Aircraft Visit

A visit the Vans Aircraft Factory in Oregon and a flight in the new RV12iST.

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RV 12 Build N915DG

Completed in two years (mostly weekends)

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Skyler Chamberlain

Decided to polish my landing gear because this project isn’t taking enough of my time yet... It looks good though!

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Justin Richardson

New carpet and matching side covers . Pretty happy with the transformation.

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Q&A with RV-12 owner Peter Chmelir

Peter Chmelir speaks about his experience owning and flying a Van's Aircraft RV-12 S-LSA

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Jonathan Pharr

My kids decided I needed a new intake plug.

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Ken Wilkerson

From porcupine stage to countersink hell... (the good news is, I'm really good at machine countersinking now.

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