RV-8 and RV-8A Paint Scheme Program

     Van's Aircraft RV-8 and the tricycle gear RV-8A  are full size airplanes available in kit form that you can build at home.  These are low wing aircraft of traditional aluminum construction with tandem seating for two. One seat is in front, the other is in the back.  The RV-8 / 8A are part of the popular RV series from Van's Aircraft.  The RV series airplanes are well known for their delightful handling and short field capabilities.  In 2012, about 8,000 RV kits had been completed and flown, and thousands more are under construction.  For a complete kit description and price information, please visit  Van's Aircraft  website.

Screenshots RV-8, RV-8A Paint Scheme Program Version 2.5

MACD is the perfect tool for designing a paint scheme for this very popular airplane.  The program includes two models:  RV-8 and RV-8A. These are the tail wheel and tricycle gear models.  Our MACD RV-8 program is available at a modest price that everyone can afford and enjoy.  A 15 day free trial program is also available.To buy, please read  How to Purchase.
    RV-8, RV-8A Program
    $24.95 ( U.S. Dollars )

Free Trial Downloads

The RV-8 & RV-8A Model Viewer program is a free download for you to get a real good look at the airplane model. You can view it from any angle by rotating it or while it's flying in the R/C flight simulator. Some of the functions have been disabled. You won't be able to create, load or save paint schemes with the Model Viewer. For a Full Version Free Trial, see the Cap 232 program below.
If you are considering purchasing one of our programs and wanting to try before you buy, you should download the Full Version Cap 232 Trial program, a 15 day free trial with all MACD paint scheme functions enabled.

How to Purchase


The method of payment is by PayPal,  in U.S. Dollars only.

To purchase, just click on the Buy Now button next to the program you want to buy. The online purchase will be performed at PayPal's secure website.

Please note:  If you don't have a credit card, Paypal has an eCheck option.  When you send money via eCheck, PayPal debits your bank account for the funds.

Download the Program

After Paypal accepts your payment, an email notification is sent to us.  Normally, we process PayPal payment notifications the same day we receive them. We will then send you a confirmation email and a password to access the Client Download page. There, you can download the program you purchased.

If you need to contact us, the email address is:

Please be aware that some PCs may not meet all of the system requirements needed to run MACD Version 2.5.   System requirements are listed below.

    Version 2.5 - System Requirements

  • Pentium class PC with 500 Mhz CPU, 128 MB memory or higher.  A mouse
    and a joystick are optional, but they provide a better experience.

  • Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000, Me, 98  with DirectX 8.0 or higher.

  • A DirectX 8.0 compatible Graphics Adapter with 3D hardware acceleration.
    Note: Any Windows PC, built from the year 2001 until now, should be okay.

  • Please download the free trial program  if not sure that your system meets the requirements.  MACD V 2.5 will display a message for you if it doesn't.

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