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Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-13-2016, 04:57 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
Figuring out the glitches

GRT tech guy worked with me 40 minutes Friday afternoon and we never could head-scratch our way to a solution. It finally dawned on me - I had inconsistent selections between the EIS and the EFIS...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-10-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
Fuel level display

posted here because it's challenging to get on the helpline between 10-12 and 2-4 M-F while seeing patients.

EIS 4000 feeding Mini-X via serial bus, most everything working for engine monitoring...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-17-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
Probably was...

but mine's used. Wasn't included. :(
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-17-2016, 07:02 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
Stuck for a few days...

wondering if there is a work-around. I need to upload a software update and feature unlock code to my Mini. I have the updated GRT software on a thumb drive, and I have a cable that does USB-A to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-18-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
How's it working?

Bob, I take it that HX pin B25 is an analog ground?? (Even GRT isn't saying; just "NC.") GRT told me a single connection from B24 to the aux audio in to the TY91 would be correct.

How is your Zulu...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
Initial power up

Programming my HXr and I get no valid AHRS data. I assume this is normal until the magnetometer is connected (was going to wait to attach pins until the wire was chased and the box mounted in the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-11-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
from horse's mouth

Because there is slightly more detail in the reply from Trio than I included above, I will reprint their email below. Maybe this will assist anyone else installing GRT gear to drive a Trio...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-11-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
NAV select information

Thanks, guys. I did discuss the wiring with Sid at Trio, and he told me I clould use a DPTD (that's correct) switch to select the nav data stream for the Trio between the EFIS GPS and the Mini-X...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-10-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
GRT/Trio

Bob - I'm sure it will work fine, because the manufacturers both assured me it would before my Trio upgrade and GRT EFIS purchase. But it's confusing me a bit looking at all the autopilot config...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-14-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
well alrighty, then...

I will print out the HX manual and have a go at it.

There WILL be a fly-in at Hop-Along this spring/summer. A tradition that needs to be resurrected. New bride is most enthusiastic about seeing...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-14-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 104,228
Posted By Bill Boyd
A documentation question from a new user

... which may be particularly relevant after KatieB's unfortunate departure.

I'm preparing an all-new drop-in replacement panel: single HXr/single AHRS, Mini-X, Trio Pro-Pilot, Trig remote comm and...
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