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Van's Aircraft RV-12iS Stabilator Construction Completion - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm finishing up construction of the RV-12iS Stabilator.
How to Reduce Air Compressor Noise - Soundproofing! - Smitty's RV
My air compressor was so loud, it was annoying my wife and my neighbors. Here's my solution for reducing the noise.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Stabilator Part 4 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm putting the Hinge Brackets together for the front spar of the Stabilator.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Stabilator Part 3 - Smitty's RV
In this video I'm attaching the Upper and Lower Cable Attach Horns.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Stabilator - Part 2 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm continuing work on the Stabilator, creating the spar box assembly.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Stabilator - Part 1 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm starting work on the Stabilator.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Anti-Servo Tab - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm building the Anti-Servo Tab for the RV-12iS Stabilator.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Rudder Part 3 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm completing my work on the RV-12iS Rudder.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Rudder Part 2 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm working some more on the RV-12iS Rudder.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Rudder Part 1 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm starting work on the RV-12iS Rudder.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Vertical Stabilizer - Part 2 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm completing work on the RV-12iS Vertical Stabilizer.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Vertical Stabilizer - Part 1 - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm starting work on the RV-12iS Vertical Stabilizer.
Van's Aircraft - RV-12iS Empennage/Tailcone Kit Inventory - Smitty's RV
In this video, I'm doing the inventory to make sure that all the parts are there. It's a long task, but well worth it!
RV-12iS Empennage/Tailcone Kit Unboxing - Smitty's RV
It's here! The truck has arrived and we're unboxing the Empennage/Tailcone Kit.

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