The Van's RV-7 is a very popular 2-Place, 200+ MPH, Homebuilt airplane designed by Richard VanGrunsven
and sold in kit form. It's derived from his earlier designs of the RV-4 & RV-6.
Construction time, of the full scale Aluminum built version, is estimated at around 1,500 hours for an average builder.
Most builders claimed to have completed their RV-7 projects for between $40 - $97 Thousand US Dollars.
By the later part of 2013 there are reported to be more than
1,300 RV-7s (Tail Wheel Version) and RV-7As (Nose Wheel Version) completed and flying.


This model is made from LOOP Energy Drink Cans
but can be made from any 12 or 16 oz Beverage Can.

Sample Pages



Manual # 43