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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-22-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,372
Posted By splitty
Smile RV12

Yep the Truth Hurts!
Forum: RV-14 10-07-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 27,669
Posted By splitty
Smile RV 14

Have to get permission from the War Office first Matt..!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-12-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 12,227
Posted By splitty
Talking 912iS

We can only Wait & Hope! Took a long time to get SV up & running...!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-08-2013, 11:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,796
Posted By splitty
Smile Aircraft

[QUOTE=mike newall;786306]It's a Lodestall...........[/QUOT
Yeah out here was a Hudson bomber or a L/Heed Loadstar..
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-21-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 176,418
Posted By splitty
Smile RV12

Beautiful photo's of a beautiful plane there Hans...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-26-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 652,972
Posted By splitty
Smile West OZ RV 12

Looking great there mate Congrads!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-05-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 402,321
Posted By splitty
Smile RV12

Thanks Bob Great reading..!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-25-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 49,489
Posted By splitty
RV Investagation

This accident will be examined by the Police & the RAA ( Recreational Aircraft Australia) as it was Rego'd under there Rules....still a sorry painful Process for all!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-25-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 49,489
Posted By splitty
Terrible

Sorry news for the RV-12 Group..............RIP
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-02-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,233
Posted By splitty
Smile pics me

Me too thanks Al..........
splitty31@yahoo.com

Thanks John H.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-27-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,561
Posted By splitty
Smile UL

Thanks Tony!!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-27-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,561
Posted By splitty
Smile UL Power

Sorry, Some more Info for you Mr. Eliot N495BA ( Ser No. 120174 ) first flew on 12Th. July 2012 Owned and built by Al & Brenda Smith of Anderson MO

I think if you search under Brenda Smith you...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-27-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,561
Posted By splitty
Smile UL Engine

Yes there is one Flying with a 260iS do a Search on here for Info & Photo's its a nice set up..!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-24-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,810
Posted By splitty
Smile RV12

Beautiful Looking Aircraft!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-09-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 402,321
Posted By splitty
Smile 1 st Flight

Well done Dave now the fun begins!!!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-04-2013, 07:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,782
Posted By splitty
Smile Syd.

Just Beautiful!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-13-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Smile UL POWER

Good to hear Brenda & Al can you give us some Fuel flow & Performance figures now to compare to a Rotax Installation? I am still in mind for a the UL Power for my RV 12 eventually
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-20-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,580
Posted By splitty
Smile FADEC

The FADEC is set by Rotax in the factory to Give the best F/A Ratio at any Air or Engine Temp or Altitude so Only throttle movements are made by the pilot.... Timing & Mixture is all Automatic...!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-20-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,865
Posted By splitty
Smile Skin

Sure don't look right mate .......if I was back in Ch-CH I'd come & have a look!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-18-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,580
Posted By splitty
Smile 912iS

I belive they have a Lower fuel burn for same power output ..Plus No Induction ( Carby ) Iceing & No ongoing Carby Balancing...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-08-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,580
Posted By splitty
Smile 912 iS

Yes would Love to see Vans or an Individual come up with this Installation myself! Would be Great!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-05-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 17,282
Posted By splitty
Smile Jab 3300

Good to hear..! Look forward to more performance Figures then!!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-02-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,864
Posted By splitty
Smile Alternator

Thanks Bill I knew I had seen that some where Ages ago!!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-01-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,864
Posted By splitty
Smile Gen 2

Another alternative (Tho Expensive..!) SportairUSA have a rear bolt on Alternator that Piggy backs on the Original Eng Alt. & puts out 26 Amps looks like a list price of $3575 USD............also a...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-18-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,930
Posted By splitty
Smile UL POWER

Good to see firm prices Doug ...! And when will the FWF kit be available and what does it consist of.?? Thanks.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-15-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,667
Posted By splitty
Smile RV 12

Dave any chance of a Photo of your Extra Alternator set up is it the Bolt on one or the Belt driven one?
Great Looking 'Plane too Bud..
Cheers...
Forum: RV-14 08-04-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 55,342
Posted By splitty
Smile Another RV?

Now this would be an RV I certainly would be Interested in!!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-01-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,182
Posted By splitty
Smile RV 12

Well Done Dean and Welcome theres Heaps of INFO on here mate I have'nt even ordered yet & have learn't so much following these Pages Daily since it started...LOL
Cheers John H.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-24-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,512
Posted By splitty
Smile Oshkosh

Hi Al & Brenda Hope you have a Fast Safe trip to the show. Hope heaps of people pour over your beautiful Aicraft & see what a sweet Installation the UL Power Alternative Engine is.. May be your could...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-13-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,644
Posted By splitty
Smile SV Release

Thanks Bob much appreciated!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-10-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,562
Posted By splitty
Lycoming

You can check "Paul Lefevers RV 12" out on You Tube theres a video clip of his aircraft..the Rego is N198PR
Hope this Helps Cannot get any info on it though!
Cheers.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-09-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,562
Posted By splitty
RV-12

Yeah do a search there is one flying around in the USA somewhere have seen it on You Tube!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-04-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Smile UL Power Flight.

Well Congradulations on your First flight to you both after all that pioneering work you have done..! Looking forward to some Pics when you can and later when things have settled down some...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-03-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Smile UL R-RV12

Well Al & Brenda did you get the Girl Airborne......???
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-16-2012, 01:15 AM
Replies: 668
Views: 652,972
Posted By splitty
Smile UL POWER

Congrads..!! its going to be great to see its performance when its in the Air..! Must feel great after all that hard work!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-16-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,879
Posted By splitty
Talking Electrical System.

I Think you will find its Called "Butt" Covering.....LOL
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-03-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,762
Posted By splitty
Primer

Might as well spray it with ACF 50 before assembly then! Its made for Aircraft use!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-31-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,252
Posted By splitty
Fuel pump

Rotax just issued a Revised Serice Bulletin ASB-912-061 today..........
Description of what & how to do it plus new parts Guys......
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-13-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 24,519
Posted By splitty
HELP Video's

Hey Rob would be Great to have up to date Wiring HELP Video ..! I have a complete set of Videos and loved them & I am still to Build my RV-12..!!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-13-2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Smile Cowlings

WOW the work you have done is a credit too you ..!! Love the sight of the nearly finished Product! Definatly a winner!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-10-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,289
Posted By splitty
Cool Rotax

I think it would be very Remiss of Vans not to look at the Introduction of the 912iS Engine .....There will be an UL power RV12 flying in the not to distant furture as well..! Also there is a RV 12...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-06-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Smile UL POWER

Yes whats Happening?? Must be getting closer now?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-18-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,614
Posted By splitty
Smile Lyc Engine

Sure would Like to hear More about this Installation as to the Engineering and W & B and Performance Values!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-17-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,166
Posted By splitty
Wink spare Alternator

[QUOTE=Bill_H;650880]This is going to be a great thread!

Did you consider an external alternator driven from the accessory pad on the back of the gearbox? Like this 20amp $700...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-11-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,677
Posted By splitty
Smile Downloads

Thanks very much Bill I had missed it buddy..!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-09-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,677
Posted By splitty
Wireing

Are they availible for android pads ie: Asus Eee Pad .......
Anyone?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-31-2012, 10:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 15,382
Posted By splitty
Smile 912iS

Very Very true I think it would be very remiss if Van's did'nt start enginering the RV 12 to accept the 912iS engine ........lets face it they have the expertiese there .....my $ worth..!
Forum: RV-10 03-31-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,061
Posted By splitty
Smile RV

Beautiful Finish to a Beautiful Aircraft Inside and Out!!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-30-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,341
Posted By splitty
Smile UL Power

Great to see and hear..!! Keep up the great work ..there will be Air under the tires before you know it!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-16-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,456
Posted By splitty
safety alert

Can U post another contact to this site as it is blocked to us poor mortals....Thanks!
Forum: International 03-15-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,233
Posted By splitty
Oz Flight

Well done Jamie mate.......!! Hope I can do the same in an RV12 one day!
Cheers.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-09-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,128
Posted By splitty
UL Power

Excellent News there Al.......Keep at it..!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-08-2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 15,382
Posted By splitty
912iS

This is a great advancement on Rotax behalf hope we can see this in the RV 12 real soon too!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-20-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,666
Posted By splitty
Smile Ul engine Option

Al not haveing seen a RV12 but is there a possibility of mounting the twin fuel pumps & Filters and associate plumbing under the floor in the fuel tank area to help with the COG Question?? Just a...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-19-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,666
Posted By splitty
Engine

Thanks for all the work you are putting into this for us there Al. I'm sure there will be more people interested in this engine installation as you get airborne! I know I sure am!:)
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-08-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,087
Posted By splitty
Yes Bruce really like to see these Pics!

Yes Bruce really like to see these Pics!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-05-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
UL Engine

NICE...!! Hope everything is working out well!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-30-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Thumbs up UL Mount

Hi Al a new mount sounds the way to go I was a bit duvious about that Far Forward Engine mounting & COG Questions..! Appreciate all the Working & Investigations you are doing to get this Installation...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-28-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,209
Posted By splitty
Smile SV Auto Pilot

Eric I'm sure if you check the Dynon Web Site You will only need the Servo's to connect to the SV to have a Auto pilot.....
Cheers mate!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-28-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Cool UL Power

Al those pics are Not showing buddy
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-16-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 40,232
Posted By splitty
Smile UL Power

Really looking forward to this progress........Great Aircraft mated with a Great Engine!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-12-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 30,465
Posted By splitty
Cool SV Release

For goodness Sake have some Patience you Guys ..!! Everyone wants everthing Yesterday! You want a perfectly Operating Intergrated System don't you all..?? Patience is a Virtue...........!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-06-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,704
Posted By splitty
Smile W/Screen Cleaner

Yep Pledge Furniture Polish was used by Ag Pilots years ago in NZ works wonders..!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-04-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,092
Posted By splitty
Smile Pics

Thanks Tony Your photo's are a Great Help!
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