The Bubble Run by Cool Events, which was scheduled to take place on the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh grounds today, Saturday, September 9, was canceled in January. Please visit their website to contact them at https://bubblerun.com.
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Hands, Mind, and HeartWhat started as a handful of passionate enthusiasts has developed into a major force—and a significant component—of the aircraft industry.
RV-8 & RV-8A
Low Wing - Metal
RV Aircraft Yearbook:
Available from Mark Franek
P. O. Box 815
Sparta, NJ 07871
This is a professionally printed, hard bound book featuring the RV-3, RV-4, RV-6 and RV-6A.
RVator, available from Ken Scott, Editor
P.O. Box 160
North Plains, OR 97133
RVBC Magazine available from Ken Hoshowski, Editor
Salmon Arm, B.C.
V1E 4R4, Canada
There are tapes on RV Construction available from George and Becki Orndorff
2290 W Hicks Road
Fort Worth, TX 76131-3700
There are 10 tapes in all, covering the construction of RV aircraft from start to finish.
Articles in EAA and related publications:
|2009||04||12||Sport Aerobatics||RVs, Aerobatics, & You 5 pg|
|2007||10||06||Sport Aerobatics||Letters to the Editor: Thinking outside the box about RV aerobatics 1 pg|
|2007||08||16||Sport Aerobatics||RV Aerobatics: An Untapped Market for IAC Membership 2 pg|
|2007||02||19||Sport Aviation||‘4 Into 1’ Exhaust for RV Series|
|2006||10||27||Sport Aviation||RV-8/8A Kits Match Holes (1/4 pg)|
|2006||09||118||Sport Aviation||Mike Seager Trains RV-ators: A full-time transition instructor specialist 3 pg|
|2006||05||30||Sport Aviation||Reciprocals & Rotaries Nose to Nose: RV-8 Fly-Off Leaves A Lot Up In The Air by Ken Scott (7 pg)|
|2005||11||58||Sport Aviation||Painted into a Corner: Trip to the Paint Shop Turns Up Unexpected Peril—and Unwelcome Lessons (6 ½ pg)|
|2004||05||82||Sport Aviation||Common Canvas: The RV-8 as a medium of self expression (Mark S. Weber’s RV-8) 2 pgs|
|2004||02||56||Sport Aviation||They Call It Grezdlitn: Mark and Pete Rowe’s turbocharged RV-8 (9 pgs)|
|2001||07||99||Sport Aviation||Barry Palmer's RV-8 (photo & caption)|
|2001||06||89||Sport Aviation||Dave Wilson's RV-8 (photo & caption)|
|2001||06||44||Sport Aviation||Repeat Offenders: Father & Son RV Builders (7 pgs)|
|2001||03||84||Sport Aviation||Bill Grimm's RV-8 (photo & caption)|
|2001||02||71||Sport Aviation||It Doesn't Get Any Wetter Than This! (Danny King's RV-8 Grand Champion at SWRFI|
|2001||02||93||Sport Aviation||Hot Stuff RV-8 by Ron Grover (photo & caption)|
|2001||01||85||Sport Aviation||RV-8 Parade: What our Member's are Building, Jack Guthrie, Steve Ave and Emmett Griffith (photos & captions)|
|2000||12||95||Sport Aviation||N888TS RV-8 owned by Scott Seher (photo & caption)|
|2000||11||86||Sport Aviation||King's Beautiful Doll RV-8 (photo & caption only)|
|2000||10||91||Sport Aviation||Ramsey RV-8 Quick-Build Kit, O-360-A1A (photo & caption only)|
|2000||09||84||Sport Aviation||Spencer RV-8 Quick-Built Kit (photo & caption only)|
|2000||08||85||Sport Aviation||Shanklin RV-8A, IO-360 (photo & caption only)|
|2000||03||79||Sport Aviation||Pagan RV-8A, O-320 (photo & caption only)|
|99||08||66||Sport Aviation||Café Foundation Report: RV-8A (12 pages & photos)|
|99||03||88||Sport Aviation||Flying Qualities Report: RV-8A (7 pages, w/ color photos)|
|98||12||10||Sport Aviation||RV-8 Passes Wing Load Testing|
|97||06||05||Sport Aviation||Hot Line (color photo w/ caption)|
|96||03||36||Sport Aviation||RV-8...Initial Impressions (1 1/2 pages)|
|95||10||62||Sport Aviation||The RV-8 - An Interview with the Designer, Dick VanGrunsven ( 7 page Article and Photos)|
|95||09||38||Sport Aviation||VanGrunsven’s RV-8 Introduced at Oshkosh ‘95 (Photo and Caption only)|
EAA members can view digitally archived editions of EAA Sport Aviation here.