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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-29-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,654
Posted By Checkmate
Sorry about the link but it should work now....

Sorry about the link but it should work now. Using Google account and Chrome for a browser

I used .005 SS Shim Stock, 1/8" FiberFrax, 3M Barrier 2000+. No wrinkled tinfoil look like the thinner...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-28-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,654
Posted By Checkmate
Thicker SS Option No Interior Firewall Paint

I used .005 SS Shim Stock, 1/8" FiberFrax, 3M Barrier 2000+. No wrinkled tinfoil look like the thinner stuff but some oil canning is to be expected around the areas where you attach items over it but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-15-2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 968
Posted By Checkmate
Grove Reservoirs

Another option

http://www.groveaircraft.com/reservoir.html

http://reservoirdog.alexap.com/index.html
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-28-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 98,402
Posted By Checkmate
Another Option

I did this on my #3 cylinder baffle for my new engine install but have not flown it to test yet. Might be an option for someone.
Hopefully the google link works below for...
Forum: Safety 03-20-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 129,162
Posted By Checkmate
Thicker SS?

No Koolmat experience but maybe consider using thicker SS. I used .005 SS Shim Stock, 1/8" FiberFrax, 3M Barrier 2000+. No wrinkled tinfoil look like the thinner stuff but some oil canning is to be...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-07-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,031
Posted By Checkmate
I used .005 SS Shim Stock, 1/8" FiberFrax, 3M...

I used .005 SS Shim Stock, 1/8" FiberFrax, 3M Barrier 2000+. No wrinkled tinfoil look like the thinner stuff but some oil canning is to be expected around the areas where you attach items over it....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,257
Posted By Checkmate
.005 SS

I used .005 SS Shim Stock. No wrinkled tinfoil look like the thinner stuff but some oil canning is to be expected around the areas where you attach items over it. Also a hydraulic punch works great...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-15-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 16,611
Posted By Checkmate
Thumbs up +1 Shutter

Just received one for my FF conversion as well and it's a very well designed and built shutter.
Forum: RV-14 02-04-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,028
Posted By Checkmate
Another Option

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/PNBiOmpDXEiJGa9dPfK94ILMlqrfIMXyNfzKif67EwrOvnA5y09zX3WbGQlLotwFoSDWRslTQOVEOJGMi5WCH7xa6isRmxqS1Et7EO_lw7ZfyRNYg2ce6eEdgUfaRExrnbysHwXR06SO93xfTgPL1C0Z_lFO3-nQF-rG-K...
Forum: RV-14 02-03-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,285
Posted By Checkmate
Plus 1

Same here, switch will cut servo power.
Forum: RV-10 09-10-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,482
Posted By Checkmate
Check these out

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=108484&page=2
Forum: ADS-B 05-02-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 14,099
Posted By Checkmate
http://grtavionics.com/uavionix-echo-uat.html GRT...

http://grtavionics.com/uavionix-echo-uat.html

GRT is on the band wagon
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2017, 05:11 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 57,418
Posted By Checkmate
I agree, I was not trying to blast the situation,...

I agree, I was not trying to blast the situation, ok maybe a little, but really just posting the attitudes of the physicians in my area.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 57,418
Posted By Checkmate
Angry AME vs Ins

Just renewed my 3rd class medical here in Western Michigan and talked with my AME about Basic Med and he went off saying there is no chance he or any of his partners will be doing them basically...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2017, 08:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,277
Posted By Checkmate
So basically there's no reason the recess cant be...

So basically there's no reason the recess cant be covered if your not intending to use a constant speed prop and you have a right angle adapter for the oil filter? Alternators mounted on the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2017, 07:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,277
Posted By Checkmate
Firewall Recess Area

Anyone have any photos there willing to share on how they covered inside the firewall recess neatly using the Fiberfrax and SS foil. I've done a sample with cardboard and don't care for the look.
...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-17-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,198
Posted By Checkmate
As far as the serial #'s this unit appears to be...

As far as the serial #'s this unit appears to be a 430 with a black face panel that was upgraded to WAAS. I would think that black face panels are more desirable along with 14v units that were...
Forum: Interiors 03-21-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,418
Posted By Checkmate
Seat Foam Dimensions

Looking to cover my own RV-9A seats with a interior upholstery friend and we are looking for seat foam dimensions of Van's foam or something similar to use as a starting point for tests. Only able to...
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