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Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-26-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,386
Posted By jaradtke
Tank Sealant

It sounds like the mix ratio was off on the sealant. Cured Proseal is closer to black then grey.:confused:
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-17-2021, 07:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By jaradtke
Mockup

John,
Making my own mockup was my next step, if I struck out with my query.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-17-2021, 07:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By jaradtke
Recess HDX

Steve,
I thought about recessing it the way you have, but wasnít sure if it would alleviate the overhang as much as it appears to have. Would you happen to have a sideview you could share?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2021, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By jaradtke
Question Dynon HDX

Does anyone have or know where I can get a 10Ē HDX bezel or 3d printed version of the bezel to use for planning. Iím concerned about the sloped control section of the bezel obstructing the view of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,288
Posted By jaradtke
Question G3i

Reviving an old threadÖDoes anyone have anymore time behind this system? Iíve seen a few aircraft with this ignition system installed, and Owners all had positive comments. But I just havenít heard...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-20-2021, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By jaradtke
That what I did and it worked out nicely. You'll...

That what I did and it worked out nicely.
You'll need to adjust spacer curvature a little, but it was easy to do.

1-C 804 Canopy Slide Rail
1-C 805 Canopy Slide Spacer
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-29-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,530
Posted By jaradtke
Lifecycle

with all that being said Kathy, what is the life expectancy of these earth X batteries?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-22-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,530
Posted By jaradtke
Yup, happened to mine. never got the change to...

Yup, happened to mine. never got the change to use it.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-06-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,280
Posted By jaradtke
Superior Air Parts

it was about 3 week with multiple calls and emails
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-04-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,280
Posted By jaradtke
Superior Air Parts

I was trying to get a quote from Superior also, took a while for them to get back to me but they said they donít have any crankshaft for 360s and they donít have a source for them yet, so it would be...
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-13-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,309
Posted By jaradtke
Yes...I just used the F-705 as a spacer until...

Yes...I just used the F-705 as a spacer until everything was riveted.
Forum: Tools 11-11-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,883
Posted By jaradtke
This is what I'm using and love...

This is what I'm using and love it.
https://www.checkline.com/torque_wrenches/DTL-100i
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-03-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,000
Posted By jaradtke
I will be following

I will be following
Forum: Florida (Central) 10-09-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 761
Posted By jaradtke
Hangar or Shop space

All:
I?m looking for a Hangar or some shop space to continue my project in the Land O? Lakes, Florida area. Any leads would be helpful.:confused:
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-15-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,464
Posted By jaradtke
Try opening up the ram and squeeze it in two...

Try opening up the ram and squeeze it in two stages
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-01-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,590
Posted By jaradtke
Airspeed limit switch or MP sensor

Airspeed limit switch or MP sensor
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,050
Posted By jaradtke
1) 0% - simple majority of the Board, but the...

1) 0% - simple majority of the Board, but the budget is discussed at every HOA meeting before the Board meets, so there are no surprises.

2) NO

3) YES

4) YES
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-13-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,167
Posted By jaradtke
That what I thought. May dad always stuffed me...

That what I thought. May dad always stuffed me down the tail cone. :p
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-24-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,060
Posted By jaradtke
That 160hp would work perfectly on a RV9/9A

That 160hp would work perfectly on a RV9/9A
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-17-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,919
Posted By jaradtke
You covered it. Thanks

You covered it. Thanks
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-17-2017, 04:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,919
Posted By jaradtke
Anyone.......

Anyone.......
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-14-2017, 09:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,919
Posted By jaradtke
Question Vertical Power PPS

Does anyone know if the footprint of the PPS has changed with the redesign :confused:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-30-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,726
Posted By jaradtke
This is what you are looking...

This is what you are looking for.

http://aircraftproducts.wicksaircraft.com/viewitems/drill-bits-accessories/threaded-rivnut-back-marker
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-15-2016, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,017
Posted By jaradtke
Thanks for the replies. I just wanted to check...

Thanks for the replies.
I just wanted to check if the openings listed on drawing 19 work for the horizontal induction, because it doesn?t delineate between vertical and horizontal and I would think...
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-13-2016, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,607
Posted By jaradtke
It all depends on your level of OCD.:) It wont...

It all depends on your level of OCD.:) It wont effect the flying characteristics
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-12-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,017
Posted By jaradtke
Question Engine Control Routing

I?m planning on installing an IO-360 with a Superior cold air sump on my 7A. I would like some input on the location of the firewall penetrations for the throttle and mixture cables.

Drawing 19...
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-17-2016, 10:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,412
Posted By jaradtke
pm sent to you.

pm sent to you.
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-04-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,327
Posted By jaradtke
Question :rolleyes:Aluminum 2024-T3 - ASM Material Data...

:rolleyes:Aluminum 2024-T3 - ASM Material Data Sheet -- Ultimate Tensile Strength 70000 psi
Forum: Midwest 08-09-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,551
Posted By jaradtke
LGAE

Kevin,
There are a couple of houses for sale and a lot or two available.

And a lot of RV's around.
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-29-2016, 10:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,451
Posted By jaradtke
Bueller...Bueller...Bueller...

Bueller...Bueller...Bueller...
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-29-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,451
Posted By jaradtke
Question Slider Canopy

Can someone measure the distance the aft canopy skirt overhangs the center rail with the canopy in the fully open position. I need to install an antenna/doubler and don?t want it interfering with the...
Forum: ADS-B 07-15-2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,216
Posted By jaradtke
Question APRS vs. ADS-B

I?m working on my second build, a few years from finishing:(, and I?m wondering if I should install my APRS tracker in this plane, or would it be redundant now with the advent of ADS-B in/out....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-23-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,361
Posted By jaradtke
If you enjoy the build process and time is not an...

If you enjoy the build process and time is not an issue, go with the standard build kit.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-11-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,692
Posted By jaradtke
Ian, Thanks for the response. I?m currently in...

Ian,
Thanks for the response. I?m currently in the planning stage and am trying to understand the ins and outs of the system wiring, and what is synchronized between the displays over the network...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-11-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,692
Posted By jaradtke
Ray, Yes...I read that. However there are other...

Ray,
Yes...I read that. However there are other areas of ambiguity in the manual, so I was asking for a direct answer. i.e. it doesn?t say they should be in series or parallel. The same section notes...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-10-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,692
Posted By jaradtke
So? Pin 25 on both D 37's should be wired in...

So? Pin 25 on both D 37's should be wired in parallel?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-10-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,692
Posted By jaradtke
Skyview dimmer

Does anyone have a schematic to synchronize dimming of 2 skyview displays externally?
Forum: Safety 12-14-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,986
Posted By jaradtke
You never know what happens if you don't see or...

You never know what happens if you don't see or hear it.
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-17-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,710
Posted By jaradtke
It looks like that stiffener is in the wrong...

It looks like that stiffener is in the wrong sequence
Forum: Trip Write-ups 10-12-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,547
Posted By jaradtke
what's with the 1 AMP?

what's with the 1 AMP?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,538
Posted By jaradtke
That just seems to be an odd place for...

That just seems to be an odd place for compression damage to occur.
Forum: Painting your RV 10-07-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,936
Posted By jaradtke
Thanks for the recommendation

Thanks for the recommendation
Forum: Painting your RV 10-07-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,936
Posted By jaradtke
PTI Zinc Chromate, aerosol, as sold by...

PTI Zinc Chromate, aerosol, as sold by aircraftspruce
Forum: Painting your RV 10-07-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,936
Posted By jaradtke
Come-on.:confused: There has to be a painting...

Come-on.:confused: There has to be a painting guru out there that knows the answer to this question.
Forum: Painting your RV 10-06-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,936
Posted By jaradtke
I have the same question. Do you use primer over...

I have the same question. Do you use primer over zinc chromate before top coating?
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-22-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,588
Posted By jaradtke
Grand Rapids Technology

Grand Rapids Technology
Forum: RV-9/9A 09-11-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,826
Posted By jaradtke
You won't be able to push it past the F-711C bars

You won't be able to push it past the F-711C bars
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-02-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,159
Posted By jaradtke
Sheet DWG 25 - AN515-8R8

Sheet DWG 25 - AN515-8R8
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-21-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,914
Posted By jaradtke
I talked to a rep at baja and he talked me out of...

I talked to a rep at baja and he talked me out of the combo, saying the spots had plenty of spillover.
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-19-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,207
Posted By jaradtke
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/k4r3vt-CI67GaTl9...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/k4r3vt-CI67GaTl907lYaJcwfwKEvCDiu1jDBvyY_fw=w418-h760-no

They look like #6 but the countersink looks a little deep. Clean and prime.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-30-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 17,828
Posted By jaradtke
Manufacturer Liability:confused:

Manufacturer Liability:confused:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,956
Posted By jaradtke
Green 100 octane is straight up leaded fuel. I...

Green 100 octane is straight up leaded fuel. I haven?t seen that stuff in along long time.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-25-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,199
Posted By jaradtke
Besides everything is lapped to the weather. ie....

Besides everything is lapped to the weather. ie. water would have to run up hill to get under the outboard skin.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-22-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,072
Posted By jaradtke
I had uneven wearing on my brake pads.:mad: After...

I had uneven wearing on my brake pads.:mad: After examining every component in the system, I found that one of the master cylinder pistons was not returning 100%. Less than a 1/8?. :confused:I put...
Forum: COMM 04-21-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,167
Posted By jaradtke
Is it just the 60 or the whole SL line .

Is it just the 60 or the whole SL line .
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-20-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,192
Posted By jaradtke
Most of the formed parts that come from the...

Most of the formed parts that come from the factory have that dule appearance. Ribs don't typically have vinyl wrap on them.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-03-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,346
Posted By jaradtke
The bendable ones can be side mounted.

The bendable ones can be side mounted.
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-03-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,579
Posted By jaradtke
I installed separate vents and ran individual...

I installed separate vents and ran individual feed lines from the 4 tanks to a five position selector valve. If I have to empty the aux tanks, I just turn on the transfer pumps and when the mains are...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-03-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,346
Posted By jaradtke
Todd builds them...

Todd builds them both
http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/inpages/princefuelprobes.php
Forum: RV-10 03-19-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 478
Views: 508,481
Posted By jaradtke
LCD

Vic,
What is the LCD display at the top of the panel?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-03-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,783
Posted By jaradtke
Here is were I put...

Here is were I put mine.
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/_g2IBbTEn99okfRpS1dbu0ELCcuMgSiJAS4c6HXjHAY=w267-h199-p-no
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-17-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,157
Posted By jaradtke
290 lbs. on my 7A

290 lbs. on my 7A
Forum: Electrical Systems 06-24-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 865
Posted By jaradtke
for Van's

http://vansaircraft.com/pdf/Wing_Wiring.pdf
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-23-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 863
Posted By jaradtke
Okay, now I?ve got to rethink things. I wonder...

Okay, now I?ve got to rethink things. I wonder why they told me that when I specially asked if the G3X had the ability to monitor 4 fuel tanks.:confused:
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