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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,989
Posted By N42AH
SC Tax

Setup an LLC in Deleware and register your aircraft there. Before I learned, and had my RV-9A registered in SC, the tax on it was more than the annual tax on my house. As they said, each county is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 23,598
Posted By N42AH
IFR

I file IFR every opportunity I get. I avoid TS and ice as we all should.
Forum: RV-10 07-31-2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,930
Posted By N42AH
Turn Key Interior Installation

Has any one used or researched anyone who will do a turn key interior installation in a flying RV-10?
Someone in the would be even better.


Thanks
Forum: RV-10 07-22-2020, 02:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,098
Posted By N42AH
AirFlow A/C Install

I worked with Bill at AirFlow to use one of his proven installers. All I want to do is turn it off and on...not to do the install in my existing RV-10.
The gentleman that did the install is Arnold...
Forum: RV-10 07-21-2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,098
Posted By N42AH
AirFlow

Justin
I got the Aussie evaporator...bigger is always better. Also got the extra/high speed blower for the overhead vents. Have two cabin flood vents in the rear bulkhead and 6 overhead vents of...
Forum: RV-10 07-19-2020, 03:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,098
Posted By N42AH
Jet Shades

The purpose behind my original question was when in flight the amount a heat/radiated is impressive in my 10. Lots of greenhouse effect. I am looking for ways to combat/overcome South Carolina...
Forum: RV-10 07-18-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,098
Posted By N42AH
Jet Shades

Anyone opted to buy these pricey shades for you RV-10?



They look nice and look like they might work...just wondering.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-10-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,694
Posted By N42AH
How To Prevent Flutter And Other Aeroelastic Modes

Ran across this article in Aviation Week. May require free registration/subscription to see. Very interesting on...
Forum: RV-10 06-08-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,765
Posted By N42AH
Bill @ AirFlow

Plus 1 for Bill and his network of installers. Helped me get mine installed correctly last fall.
Forum: RV-10 03-02-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,321
Posted By N42AH
Kidding???

I wouldn't have asked the question if I wasn't serious. It will be a one and done replacement with no further inspection/s required, that is an inspection requiring the removal of the gear leg. Why...
Forum: RV-10 03-02-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,321
Posted By N42AH
Gear Leg Cost

Whats the cost of a new gear leg, so you don't have to do an annual inspection on the item?
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 02-23-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 20,302
Posted By N42AH
Condolences

Allan, my deepest condolences.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-27-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,387
Posted By N42AH
Timely

My right fuel tank on my RV-10 is waiting for UPS freight to come and pick it up today.


It is being sent to Paul for repair.


In this process I found uship.com as a very good source for multile...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,913
Posted By N42AH
Airpark Liability Insurance

For those of you that live in an airpark, either privately owned with no public access or privately owned with public access. I would be interesting in what liability insurance limits your airpark...
Forum: RV-10 12-05-2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,138
Posted By N42AH
RV-10 Fuel Tank Leak

As one who just had to deal with a major fuel tank leak in a 13 year old flying tank, I would suggest that after you do your air leak tests that you fill the tank with fuel and let it set for a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-29-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,270
Posted By N42AH
Location Location Location

Don't live where frost or snow or ice are a problem...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-08-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By N42AH
VP-200

I've owned the aircraft for 3 plus years and before that Jesse Saint owned the aircraft since it was built in 2006, his dad Steven Saint built the aircraft. I don't know when they put in the VP-200...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-08-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By N42AH
VP-200

Marc,


Since I purchased the aircraft built I have what I have. The master switch is attached to the connector wire J5 pin5 in parallel. I have ordered and currently waiting for a new master...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-04-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By N42AH
Simple Connection Problem...I hope

Todd,


Thanks for the reply. Always amazes me, that even when reading and searching documents what I miss. And I missed this in the ops manual. A second set of eyes is always good, which is why I...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-03-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By N42AH
Image

http://ga-vhpa.org/images/Photo_album/images/IMG_3468.JPG
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-03-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By N42AH
VP-200 BrainTrust

Need the help of those who have or have had a VP-200.


1. When going from preflight mode page to start mode page the battery contactor does not engage, so I can't start the aircraft. I have a...
Forum: Florida (Central) 10-25-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,970
Posted By N42AH
Arnold Holmes

I second the recommendation for Arnold.
Forum: International 09-07-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 22,399
Posted By N42AH
Paddy Has Landed

Looks like Paddy is back home after his Irish adventure. Two very long days to get home. Three days from Dublin to Chicago area. Most impressive.
Forum: COMM 09-05-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 602
Posted By N42AH
Satellite Texting/Communications

Does anyone use satellite toys for texting?
Was looking at Bivystick at https://www.bivystick.com/
After the initial purchase looks like a fairly economical communication tool.
Forum: RV-10 09-04-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 497
Posted By N42AH
AV-MECH and Airflow Air Con Install

This is a big atta boy for Arnold Holmes of Av Mech in Leesburg, FL. He just finished a very clean and attention to detail driven installation of my AirFlow Systems air conditioning.

So if you need...
Forum: International 08-28-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 22,399
Posted By N42AH
Paddy Has Landed

Paddy/Jim has landed at the Weston airport outside of Dublin.


His wish has come true.


Congratulations on a successful trip.


When do you plan to fly by home?
Forum: International 08-27-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 22,399
Posted By N42AH
Iceland

Jim just landed in Iceland.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2019, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By N42AH
VP-200 Display

Thanks for that info...I'll open the display and see what magic I find under the cover and check the connectors.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-21-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By N42AH
VP-200

Thanks, I'll reach out to John.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-21-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By N42AH
VP-200 Display

I have a VP-200 display that is on the fritz.


Does any one know of someone who could possible repair the display?


The problem is what is displayed is just lines and blocks of white and black.
Forum: RV-10 08-18-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 950
Posted By N42AH
Donor

Thank you sir
Forum: RV-10 08-16-2019, 04:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 950
Posted By N42AH
Donor Profile

Does anyone have an RV-10 a/c profile on fltplan.com I can import in via their donor option?


Information needed:


Donors username
Donors tail number
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-30-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,164
Posted By N42AH
Middle of Nowhere

Talk about a long way from initial medical services.


Two hour drive to William Creek Airfield for ambulance crew.
Forum: RV-10 07-05-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,756
Posted By N42AH
RV-10 Wing Tip

Is it small enough that it could fit in the wing tip of the RV-10 as opposed to leading edge? In my case, I have a 15 gal aux fuel tank in the way.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-07-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,062
Posted By N42AH
Dynon SkyView WiFi update

So any one know what this really is?


Fixed: SkyView can now transition between different Wi-Fi connected applications (such as ForeFlight and FlyQ) more reliably.
Forum: RV-10 06-05-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,022
Posted By N42AH
AirFlow Exhaust Extensions

Evening all,


Like to get comments on the Airflow air conditioning exhaust extensions and any pics of them installed.
My install is scheduled for the first part of July.
Forum: Southeast 05-17-2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 894
Posted By N42AH
South Carolina Breakfast Club - SC99

And after Bill's Saturday event, come to Whiteplains Plantation Airpark on Sunday the 19th to join us for the South Carolina Breakfast Club


SC99
3000' paved
Runways 09 &...
Forum: RV-10 04-17-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,015
Posted By N42AH
Install Directions

Anyone have a copy of the installation directions for both the Plane Around door lock and Aerosport door handle?
Forum: RV-6/6A 04-17-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,236
Posted By N42AH
Different FSDO

Mel,

Are you able to do update the Op Spec's for an aircraft that has a new AW certificate because of new N number and updated Phase 1 area that is located in a different FSDO area than yours?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-06-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,344
Posted By N42AH
$$$$ Opportunity

To me is looks like an opportunity to force the ForeFlight community to be required to use Jepp under the auspices of not having to maintain two different chart solutions and "saving money".


Just a...
Forum: RV-10 03-06-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,916
Posted By N42AH
Anti-Splat Nose Wheel Job

When I acquired my RV-10 almost 3 years ago I also had nose wheel shimmy. As a previous owner of an RV-9A and having done the Anti-Splat nose wheel and main wheel mods, I am a believer in the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,340
Posted By N42AH
My Solution

Here's my solution to this question...

Go on the FAA's site and look up N256H and then see how easy it is to find me just from my tail number.
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,686
Posted By N42AH
Whiteplains

I have a 4 ton heat pump in my hangar....a must if your going to be in the hangar whether it's hot or cold outside.


Glad you liked the meeting...that was my last meeting as HOA president.
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-24-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,686
Posted By N42AH
Whiteplains Airpart SC99

Go take a look at our blog...


https://whiteplainscommunity.blogspot.com/


Consider this a warning...most of our community activities revolve around food... lots of food.
Forum: Safety 01-11-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,205
Posted By N42AH
Article...I Survived a Mid Air Collision

A scary but interesting...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,573
Posted By N42AH
USAA

USAA covers many homes in our airpark (SC99) both with attached and un-attached hangars. I call my un-attached hangar a pole barn. I also got an umbrella policy from them adding more coverage for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 15,220
Posted By N42AH
GNS-430W

This past Sun n Fun I exchanged plus some cash my 430W with Sarasota Avionics for an Avidyne IDF440 plug n play. I did this because the time will come, soon I guess, when they will no longer support...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,545
Posted By N42AH
Whiteplains Airpark SC99

I've been living here for 9 years. Moved here from Atlanta after searching the SE for almost 10 years...
My requirements...airplane in back yard with runway close by, simple enough.
Wifes...
Forum: RV-10 11-02-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,318
Posted By N42AH
AirFlow Air Conditioning Install Manual

Does anyone have an AirFlow air conditioning install manual they could send me. Would like to read up on what is required before I pull the trigger.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-26-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 795
Posted By N42AH
RV-10 Mufflers

Thank you gentlemen.


New cost we found out today for mufflers is $650.00 each.


We are going to investigate having these repaired.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-25-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 795
Posted By N42AH
WTB - RV-10 Mufflers

Would like to buy 2 new or serviceable Vetterman mufflers for an IO540/RV-10 exhaust system.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-31-2018, 05:44 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
Home Again Home Again

Congratulations on a fantastic flight.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-30-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
FlightAware

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N944JK
Forum: RV-10 08-16-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,972
Posted By N42AH
Similar Tool

Back when I was flying fires using a Bell 204 (CF-RSR) in Northern Ontario and Quebec, we had a Whelen system onboard with a siren and loud hailer. Ran the siren when we were inbound for a water...
Forum: RV-10 08-10-2018, 07:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,010
Posted By N42AH
Anti Splat Bearing Fix

Send your nose wheel off to Allen @ Anti Splat, and let them put in their sealed bearing, balance the rim and true the tire and your problem will magically disappear. That is unless something is...
Forum: APRS Tracking 08-09-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,850
Posted By N42AH
Monitoring Received APRS Traffic

Need an education on how I can see stations heard by my I Gate N1FLY-1. Trying to determine if I am having an antenna issue or some other receiving problem.


If I see stations heard on aprs.fi is...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-07-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
Little Umbrellas

Now that he is Maui, he has a better selection little umbrella drinks while he is watching the Hula dancers
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-07-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
Stuck in Hilo

Well if you have to be stuck waiting on weather and maintenance issues...I guess Hilo is as good as any as opposed to the middle of no-where third world country.
Forum: RV-10 08-03-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,477
Posted By N42AH
Comparison...

How does this compare with Flightline's AC systems?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
Route

I saw that also, but if you look at his flight track it looks like he turned to Christmas Island after his initial routed looked direct to Hilo...still a long way to swim no matter how you look at it.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
Hmmm

If he had that endurance, why did he divert the Christmas Island because of fuel? Must have been really windy
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
Interesting

Have been watching this from the beginning since I once had an RV-9A.


If he was trying to go from Pago Pago (NSTU) direct to Hilo (PHTO) a distance of 2235 miles and had to divert to Christmas...
Forum: Reviews 07-25-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,923
Posted By N42AH
Modified Anti Splat Gust lock

I modified Allen's design to have bracing to attach to the bottom of the instrument panel as well as fitting around my grip.

Hope these photos work

http://www.stephenscott.com/RV10/IMG_1944.JPG...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-23-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 66,585
Posted By N42AH
4 More Legs

He's in Port Vila,Shefa, VU.
Only 5,590 miles left.
Maybe another 8 days or so?
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