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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 12,520
Posted By miyu1975
Back to the OP, Maybe he turned his ADS-b off, or...

Back to the OP, Maybe he turned his ADS-b off, or discreet mode so people can't track his every move...
Forum: Tools 02-26-2021, 04:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 871
Posted By miyu1975
Have you looked at Isham's tool kits at...

Have you looked at Isham's tool kits at planetools.com. I bought my tool kit there when I built my RV7, 10 years ago. The kit is very complete and ideal for getting started with your build. Isham...
Forum: RV-10 02-12-2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,507
Posted By miyu1975
Why not just make the plenum. Its not hard at...

Why not just make the plenum. Its not hard at all and would be a great learning tool in fiberglass.. You can find lots on help and guidance online too..
Forum: RV-10 02-04-2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,778
Posted By miyu1975
LW-13901, same in both parts list.

LW-13901, same in both parts list.
Forum: RV-10 02-04-2021, 06:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,778
Posted By miyu1975
AEIO-540-D4A5 is the same as the IO-540-D4A5. ...

AEIO-540-D4A5 is the same as the IO-540-D4A5. The AE comes with the aerobatic kit which is the christian inverted oil system.

And its a normal wet sump, BTW.

A = dry sump
AE = aerobatic engine
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-19-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,801
Posted By miyu1975
Lycoming Operators Manual 0-320... For maximum...

Lycoming Operators Manual 0-320...

For maximum service life, cylinder head temperatures should be maintained below 435F (224C) during high performance cruise operation and below 400F (205C) for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-10-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,445
Posted By miyu1975
Maybe the crankcase was upside down instead.

Maybe the crankcase was upside down instead.
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-24-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,021
Posted By miyu1975
Fuel Flow sudden changes..Red Cube bad?

So after 800 hours I noticed my FF went to 25 GPH.. Never seen it that high before. On my next leg home I noticed on several occasions the FF went from 10 GPH to 20ish..,level flight, Crz mode,...
Forum: Formation Flying 07-08-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,396
Posted By miyu1975
Formation clinics

Any FFI clinics coming to the Midwest soon? Been wanting to do this for a while now and just haven?t been able to make it yet.

Thanks,
Forum: RV-4 05-17-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By miyu1975
Yea, I found out from asking vans and comparing...

Yea, I found out from asking vans and comparing my 7 ailerons to the 4..that they are identical... 7/8 to 4...same. Was not aware that vans QBs the ailerons.
Forum: RV-4 05-14-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By miyu1975
WTB: Right Aileron

I am trying to replace a right side aileron that was built with a lot of twist. If for some reason you have a right aileron sitting around, please let me know. Otherwise, I'll be building a new one...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-12-2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 547
Posted By miyu1975
appreciate it thx..

appreciate it thx..
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-12-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 547
Posted By miyu1975
Firewall part number

Can an 8 builder look on your plans and tell me what the part number is on the stainless steel firewall...please.

many thanks,
Forum: RV-10 02-11-2020, 05:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,384
Posted By miyu1975
Looks great.

Looks great.
Forum: RV-10 02-11-2020, 05:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,384
Posted By miyu1975
Good info all. I was kind of planning on...

Good info all. I was kind of planning on installing the aerosport naca vent. I think that would probably interfer with the top of the bulkhead location mentioned. Unless maybe I put I further aft...
Forum: RV-10 02-03-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,384
Posted By miyu1975
Magnetometer GMU 11 placement

Has anyone put the GMU 11 on the turtle deck of the RV10 with success?

Search feature didn?t address this location that I could find. Other locations, like wing tip, is out for me due to tip...
Forum: Primers 01-18-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 758
Posted By miyu1975
Source for Akzo

I usually buy my akzo primer from aircraft spruce. For some reason that have had my last order on back order for almost 4 weeks now. Does anyone have another source to purchase the akzo?

Thanks
Forum: Propellers 10-13-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,620
Posted By miyu1975
Anything changed on the engine lately.?..ie...

Anything changed on the engine lately.?..ie recent overhaul.

Also, being able to twist the blades on the ground is normal but usually not very ?easily?. At least for me it takes a pretty solid...
Forum: RV-10 09-21-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,569
Posted By miyu1975
H

How would the rhino be applied to the cowling. Is it a spray on or brush on. Haven?t used this product before but my 7 cowling could use a coating.
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-07-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,476
Posted By miyu1975
So an Aershell rep told you not use Philips...

So an Aershell rep told you not use Philips XC20/50 as break in oil., or probably to use at all....

SHOCKING
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-05-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,516
Posted By miyu1975
AFR install (AFR=Air Fuel Ratio)

Hello,

I am considering adding an AFR sensor to my panel, although not entirely sure how or what I would looking for in the AFR numbers. More to learn.

I have an IO 360 with mechanical fuel...
Forum: GPS 05-16-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,503
Posted By miyu1975
I did and thanks.. even a you tube video of how...

I did and thanks.. even a you tube video of how to do it.
Forum: GPS 05-15-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,503
Posted By miyu1975
Garmin 480 Internal battery

Tonight I received a message on my beloved 480 that said Caution Low Battery Voltage Unit Needs Service. I know Garmin is ending or has ended servicing these units.

I am hoping I can replace this...
Forum: Autopilots 05-15-2019, 05:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,216
Posted By miyu1975
I have the same problems/out comes as Airguy...

I have the same problems/out comes as Airguy mentioned. It will fly a GPS approach great, both LAT and Vertical... An ILS, not so much. It will hold the localizer fine, but has hard time tracking...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-10-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,628
Posted By miyu1975
Pressing the VNAV button as nothing to do with...

Pressing the VNAV button as nothing to do with whether or not the glide path or glide slope indicator appears on the Skyview EFIS. The VNAV button is purely an auto pilot function or FD too. Once...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,339
Posted By miyu1975
Making pretty broad strokes there.... I seem to...

Making pretty broad strokes there.... I seem to handle my 7 and E175 just fine..
Forum: RV-10 03-22-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,248
Posted By miyu1975
IO 720 should do the trick...

IO 720 should do the trick...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-16-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,077
Posted By miyu1975
Your GPS only approach will work just fine until...

Your GPS only approach will work just fine until one day you are imc and gps satellites are taken offline for testing or something...rare but STUFF happens and usually at the worst time. Then you...
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-13-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,697
Posted By miyu1975
Can anyone confirm whether the zip tips will work...

Can anyone confirm whether the zip tips will work with ER tanks on the 10?
Forum: Propellers 03-06-2019, 05:56 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 14,522
Posted By miyu1975
14 GPH is LOP?... seems kinda high for LOP

14 GPH is LOP?... seems kinda high for LOP
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,304
Posted By miyu1975
I was not aware the archer antenna worked for...

I was not aware the archer antenna worked for glideslope too...at least Stein website only list it as Vor/nav.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 795
Posted By miyu1975
Q. to builders of Wet Tip tanks...

I have decided I want more fuel. There are plenty of threads why people do or don't want more fuel so I really don't want this thread to turn into that discussion.

I decided wet tip tanks is what...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,126
Posted By miyu1975
430 question on LOC Identifiers

In the past I have used (and was taught) the LOC identifier while shooting a LOC approach. Doing so, provides DME to the FAF, fixes, and the missed. IE, You should be able to enter IMQJ for the...
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-07-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 22,348
Posted By miyu1975
Thanks Larry, I wasn't aware of the 2 sec heat...

Thanks Larry,

I wasn't aware of the 2 sec heat warning that you described. I will add a blast tube and see if that doesn't help my cause.
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-06-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 22,348
Posted By miyu1975
The blinking light has been an ongoing issue for...

The blinking light has been an ongoing issue for me. Kathy has sent me two new replacement batteries and I continue to have a blinking light. I have two batteries installed and it?s always the same...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-01-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,839
Posted By miyu1975
The pins are located where the front main...

The pins are located where the front main bearings would sit in. In the picture you can see light shining through the hollow pins. So the oil being sent to the front main bearing section to twist...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,839
Posted By miyu1975
Divco did not cover my cost, time, labor, or...

Divco did not cover my cost, time, labor, or frustration, and instead told me their warranty does not cover such cost. They did however cover the bill from BPE.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 29,151
Posted By miyu1975
Are these being sold landing light only yet? If...

Are these being sold landing light only yet? If so I am interested.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,839
Posted By miyu1975
I am happy to report that my engine/prop issue...

I am happy to report that my engine/prop issue has been resolved. After ruling out any prop governor or prop issue I removed the engine and shipped it back to BPE for tear down inspection. It...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-14-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,839
Posted By miyu1975
I finally was able to complete the leak down test...

I finally was able to complete the leak down test described in SI 1462a and it failed. I did the test twice. The first reading was about a 3 or 4. Then I ran it up again to warm the engine/oil...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,839
Posted By miyu1975
A little back ground. Last August I discovered...

A little back ground. Last August I discovered large bits of metal in the oil sump screen. Upon tear down of the engine we found the center main barring coming apart. I sent the engine off to Tulsa...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-19-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,839
Posted By miyu1975
Lycoming prop oil control leak down test

Reaching out to see if any one has the tool already on hand to preform the leak down test as described in SB 1462A.

I have had an on going issue and really need to see if my recently overhauled...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-25-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,611
Posted By miyu1975
Thanks all. I will pass the congrats on to my...

Thanks all. I will pass the congrats on to my wife. She is running this one.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-25-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,611
Posted By miyu1975
Boston Marathon Trip

Hello,

I will be flying into Boston area for the marathon and was looking for ideas on the best place to land and stay for about 4 days. Hotels already booked downtown so just needing nearby...
Forum: Florida (South) 02-24-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,200
Posted By miyu1975
I am currently staying in Delray Beach. Not an...

I am currently staying in Delray Beach. Not an A/P but a builder. Happy to assist.. send me PM if I can help.
Forum: RV-14 12-14-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,454
Posted By miyu1975
Paper and Pencil worked well for me...

Paper and Pencil worked well for me...
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-30-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,386
Posted By miyu1975
add fuel, somehow..probably build wet tip tanks.

add fuel, somehow..probably build wet tip tanks.
Forum: Propellers 08-30-2017, 11:06 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 44,093
Posted By miyu1975
Hmmm...I wonder if an IO 360 A1A 200HP is close...

Hmmm...I wonder if an IO 360 A1A 200HP is close enough?
Forum: Propellers 08-27-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 44,093
Posted By miyu1975
Did you get the prop yet?

Did you get the prop yet?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,175
Posted By miyu1975
O/H Manual

I could us an overhaul manual for a IO 360 A1A narrow deck. According to lycoming they no longer provide hard copies or electronic copies of their manuals. One must subscribe to ATP or T-Data for...
Forum: Florida (South) 06-24-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,781
Posted By miyu1975
Relo to South Florida

Hello,

I am currently finishing up my CFI and CFII and will be relocating to Del Rey Beach, Fl in Sept for 6 months. I am traveling there to instruct and build hours toward airline mins. I am...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,211
Posted By miyu1975
MSR canister stove/gas

My wife and I are leaving for a two week flying/camping trip. Trip will start from Indy to Austin Texas to Sedona Az to Grand Canyon to national glacier park Montana back to Indy. Part of the...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-07-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,881
Posted By miyu1975
Yes it is.. There is also a lunch at 1I3 on...

Yes it is.. There is also a lunch at 1I3 on Saturday.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-02-2017, 06:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,379
Posted By miyu1975
Mine are LEDs.. AeroLED. The tail is the SUNTAIL.

Mine are LEDs.. AeroLED. The tail is the SUNTAIL.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-01-2017, 09:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,379
Posted By miyu1975
Well the first test was as you say. I only had...

Well the first test was as you say. I only had the ground on one end away from the strobe. I then grounded the other end with no better test.


The Aeroleds instructions say to ground both ends.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-01-2017, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,379
Posted By miyu1975
GMU 11 install issue

Hello,

I got my gmu 11 magnetometer installed tonight but it failed the interference test. I put the unit in the tail on the shelf and was able isolate the issue. When I turn on the nav and strobes...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2017, 01:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,780
Posted By miyu1975
Is there a train from Manassas to Alexandria?

Is there a train from Manassas to Alexandria?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,780
Posted By miyu1975
Just reread Auburntsts post... I guess potomac is...

Just reread Auburntsts post... I guess potomac is out to..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,780
Posted By miyu1975
Good info.. Guess I'll scratch DCA. Manassas...

Good info.. Guess I'll scratch DCA. Manassas and Leesburt look a little far from where i gotta get to. I need to be in Alexandria for the interview. Perhaps Potomac instead, VKX?..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,780
Posted By miyu1975
Flight in to DCA

Anyone flown into DCA that can speak to the experiance, good/bad? I have an interview next month with a regional there and was thinking about flying the RV...gotta build hours anyways.. I know I...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-23-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,072
Posted By miyu1975
I am all about building hours right now and have...

I am all about building hours right now and have been ferrying various planes around the US lately for that reason. I'd love to help you out Don, but I am a little far to make the trip down there.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-07-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,142
Posted By miyu1975
Pull the jug. 60 is the minimum and that's a lot...

Pull the jug. 60 is the minimum and that's a lot of oil on top of the piston. I had that happen to me last year, luckily close to home field. Cht ran away and the engine was shaking tremendously. ...
Forum: Florida (Central) 04-01-2017, 10:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,870
Posted By miyu1975
I am looking for a place to stay Thursday night....

I am looking for a place to stay Thursday night. Planning to leave Indy at 4pm. Arrive around 9:00. Cant get into lal then so I was planning to land at winter haven or something, maybe find a couch...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-01-2017, 04:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,028
Posted By miyu1975
I'll take one for my 7 please.

I'll take one for my 7 please.
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