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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-11-2021, 01:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By BobRV7
I suppose you have looked on their web site it's...

I suppose you have looked on their web site it's is $83
https://grtavionics.com/product/manifold-pressure-sensor/

Mine is imbedded in my EIS remote
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-15-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,752
Posted By BobRV7
Hi Larry, I cut my top too close to the prop and...

Hi Larry, I cut my top too close to the prop and if I trim the back my gap on the lower back will be more so probably have to do some fiber glassing. Have both off if you want to take them up and see...
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-25-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 796
Posted By BobRV7
Take a look at (F-779 tail bottom skin)-DWG 28...

Take a look at (F-779 tail bottom skin)-DWG 28 AN426AD3-4 rivets
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-30-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,637
Posted By BobRV7
Hey Jereme, you are probably thinking you should...

Hey Jereme, you are probably thinking you should have built your plane a few years ago. Glad you are enjoying it. Since you flew into SD it reminded me of Mr. Veterman that made the Veterman Exhaust...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-25-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,574
Posted By BobRV7
Good job Matt! That is what I need to do, now to...

Good job Matt! That is what I need to do, now to get Vans to sell a pre cut aluminum kit for it.
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-30-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,903
Posted By BobRV7
Thanks Brian for correcting me, Got my OP and DWG...

Thanks Brian for correcting me, Got my OP and DWG mixed up. That would make a difference
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-30-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,903
Posted By BobRV7
Hey Brian, looked at OP-31 note 2 was : 2. Both...

Hey Brian, looked at OP-31 note 2 was :
2. Both Tail Dragger and Tricycle gear battery battery configurations shown.

So If I am missing something which is common, To me that just shows the wiring...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-30-2021, 09:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,903
Posted By BobRV7
Hey Larry, I'm working on the wiring now if you...

Hey Larry, I'm working on the wiring now if you want to check mine. On the master and the starter Relay/solenoids you need the OP-30 for the Tri gear which shows a ES WH-P4F 2 AWG cable to connect...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-24-2021, 12:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,106
Posted By BobRV7
Hey Chris, This may help: ...

Hey Chris,
This may help: https://grtavionics.com/product-category/eis-probes/cht-probes/
Did you just cut one wire, do you only have (1) CHT probe and does it go to an old style GHT gage on the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-30-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,027
Posted By BobRV7
Randy, thanks for showing your video on what can...

Randy, thanks for showing your video on what can happen so fast, it was one of the best videos I've seen that was showed in real time. We are all glad you made it down OK and will give us all...
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-24-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,738
Posted By BobRV7
Thanks Carl but already have it mounted just , My...

Thanks Carl but already have it mounted just , My GRT horizon 10.1 can't use the GTR-200 because of GTR-200 SW, just got it for a stand alone Com/ intercom backup. The Garmin GTR-200 is also an...
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-23-2021, 12:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,738
Posted By BobRV7
I also would like some more info on the switch as...

I also would like some more info on the switch as I'm installing a Garmin GTR-200 com/intercom as a stand alone com 2. I don't like putting 4 extra head set plugs in.
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-11-2021, 09:47 AM
Replies: 709
Views: 300,883
Posted By BobRV7
Well that was one day you'll remember! Great Job,...

Well that was one day you'll remember! Great Job, you now have another member of you family.
Forum: RV-14 03-06-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 182,003
Posted By BobRV7
Rockitdoc, I'm doing the same, working on my...

Rockitdoc, I'm doing the same, working on my panel. I have the GRT Horizon 10.1, Sport EX7, safe fly ADSB-EchoDuat,
Stacked Remote VAL 2KR Nav and VAL 2KR Com
PS Engineering PRI30EX remote...
Forum: RV-14 03-05-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 182,003
Posted By BobRV7
Hey Rockitdoc, your 14 is looking good, I'm...

Hey Rockitdoc, your 14 is looking good, I'm building a standard RV7 kit in my hanger at KFNL, I think there is another guy building a 14 in FC but haven't seen any at KFNL.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-25-2021, 09:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,636
Posted By BobRV7
I think most EFIS systems save all your flights...

I think most EFIS systems save all your flights dates times and where. I had those on my old GRT HS and saved them to a USB and printed them. Then added to my Log book but kept them on my computer...
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-25-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 709
Views: 300,883
Posted By BobRV7
Congratulations Jereme, now for the fun part! Did...

Congratulations Jereme, now for the fun part! Did he give you a good area to do your flight testing in? You'll probably be doing the circles around the airport to break the engine in and doing all...
Forum: RV-4 02-17-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,153
Posted By BobRV7
Is your carb temp sensor mounted in the carb?

Is your carb temp sensor mounted in the carb?
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-13-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,404
Posted By BobRV7
If you are putting a fuel flow sensor on it...

If you are putting a fuel flow sensor on it you'll have to cut it to install it so keep that in mind.
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-11-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 709
Views: 300,883
Posted By BobRV7
Thanks Jereme, I'll have to look up the SB/AD's...

Thanks Jereme, I'll have to look up the SB/AD's on them
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-11-2021, 11:01 AM
Replies: 709
Views: 300,883
Posted By BobRV7
Heh Jereme, Sorry you have been having trouble...

Heh Jereme, Sorry you have been having trouble with that engine. You got me thinking about mine which is a Lycoming 0-360 I bought thru Vans. Which model engine and mags did you get. I have the Left...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-02-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,128
Posted By BobRV7
Just be sure of the weather as we are in for some...

Just be sure of the weather as we are in for some snow and high winds later this week. To cross the mountains do it early with clear sky's. if the winds are over 30 knots you should worry about...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-01-2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,768
Posted By BobRV7
Randy if you have a win 10 computer : I save my...

Randy if you have a win 10 computer : I save my cell phone pics on my computer and if they aren't rotated right I open them in Windows Photo Viewer to rotate. then hit the X key on top and they stay...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-28-2021, 09:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,268
Posted By BobRV7
OK, thanks Bill

OK, thanks Bill
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-27-2021, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,268
Posted By BobRV7
Thanks for the pic Bill, what connector did you...

Thanks for the pic Bill, what connector did you use on the copper tube to the engine?
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-31-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,845
Posted By BobRV7
Got an email from Garmin on my GTR-200 wiring and...

Got an email from Garmin on my GTR-200 wiring and he said it would be OK to just install the wire pins with out the Back shell.

That will save a little weight and much easier to do. I also found...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-31-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,692
Posted By BobRV7
FLAM MASTER HAS SOME INFO ON CS-3600 ...

FLAM MASTER HAS SOME INFO ON CS-3600


http://flamemaster.com/cs-3600
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-30-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,845
Posted By BobRV7
Just got my GTR-200 and it came with a Back...

Just got my GTR-200 and it came with a Back shell W/hardware 37 pin P/N 011-00950-03 kit for the GTR-200 instead of a standard 37 pin shell. The install manual has the drawings but no mention on why...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-24-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,845
Posted By BobRV7
Just bought my GTR-200 and will be doing what you...

Just bought my GTR-200 and will be doing what you did soon. Haven't seen any bad reviews on them except they won't connect with my GRT 10.1 and my Sport EX,( new Garmin SW) doesn't matter as they...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-19-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,920
Posted By BobRV7
Thanks for the video, it shows a lot of shacking...

Thanks for the video, it shows a lot of shacking going on back there and no wander it was cracking the tubes, I guess I'll have to change mine.
Forum: My RV Build Project 09-11-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 709
Views: 300,883
Posted By BobRV7
Looking great Jereme, let me know how that HDX...

Looking great Jereme, let me know how that HDX screen looks in the sun shine.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-09-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,674
Posted By BobRV7
Page 93 of 170 of that manual i sent says if you...

Page 93 of 170 of that manual i sent says if you can't get it to adjust any lower Counter clockwise you may have to use a different spring table 72-50-00.1 shows the P/N SL68668(purple) for lower...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-09-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,674
Posted By BobRV7
I had and built a superior 0-360 in their shop. I...

I had and built a superior 0-360 in their shop. I had to adjust the oil pressure valve, I think it is on the top rear engine. As far as the leaky oil prop seal mine leaked at 70 hours and many others...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-29-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,054
Posted By BobRV7
I would put the dynon as high as you can get and...

I would put the dynon as high as you can get and right in front of you, that is what you'll be looking at 90% of the time.I had no problems with my 7" screen but now with the moving maps and remote...
Forum: RV-10 06-01-2020, 03:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,343
Posted By BobRV7
Skeejere: On my RV7 Vans Preview plans manual...

Skeejere:

On my RV7 Vans Preview plans manual has a section3: tools and work space
which has a list of hand/ power tools, drill bits, taps, cleco's etc. and I suppose you have that for the RV10,...
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-01-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 709
Views: 300,883
Posted By BobRV7
Hi Jereme, I see your cowling is next so thought...

Hi Jereme, I see your cowling is next so thought I'd give you a heads up before cutting. Vans gave me a 0-320 lower cowl for my RV7 instead of the 0-360. Good thing i didn't cut it, Got the 0-360 one...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-23-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,134
Posted By BobRV7
I ended up finding that the lower cowl stamped...

I ended up finding that the lower cowl stamped 0-320 for the 0-360 engine was the wrong one Vans sent the correct one and I'm sending the wrong one back, sure glad I didn't cut it. It was stamped...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-16-2020, 06:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,256
Posted By BobRV7
Do you have shielded wires going to the strobe...

Do you have shielded wires going to the strobe lights? If not that could be the problem. The shield wire should be grounded on the power end only.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-20-2020, 01:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,134
Posted By BobRV7
Cowl

Hey Sean, wanted to ask you about your cowl fitting, I'm trying to fit mine in my RV7 these came in my kit (Cowl,6/6A top C/S-1 ------ (Top cowl pre preg)
Cowl 6/6A bottom 0-360---- (Bottom cowl pre...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,473
Posted By BobRV7
To Andy Muir: (south bound over the mountains...

To Andy Muir: (south bound over the mountains pic) I see an open gap on your top cowl what does that do, give heat to the canopy? Nice pics
Forum: Steam Gauges 03-15-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,999
Posted By BobRV7
Looks like he drilled a hole in that HF suction...

Looks like he drilled a hole in that HF suction handle then has another suction cup over the static port maybe something like...
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-08-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,326
Posted By BobRV7
Ron, I'm just building the Flyled works kit but...

Ron, I'm just building the Flyled works kit but don't use anything like that and they also say in their manuals the nav lights don't need the shielded wire only the strobe lights need the shielded...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-04-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,913
Posted By BobRV7
Ralf is right had to put washers on mine per...

Ralf is right had to put washers on mine per manual.
Forum: RV-14 02-28-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,279
Posted By BobRV7
To Bavafa, thanks for correcting me i must have...

To Bavafa, thanks for correcting me i must have had fuel primer on my mind, working on my Fly leds the works kit so my brain was already screwed up.
Forum: RV-14 02-27-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,279
Posted By BobRV7
That is an option $135 at vans and maybe aircraft...

That is an option $135 at vans and maybe aircraft spruce.

Vans comes with a install info and the parts you...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-19-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,564
Posted By BobRV7
Thanks Bob for your info, I did get an email...

Thanks Bob for your info, I did get an email from GRT and they said no 10.1 video's yet that they know of. The Garmin 175 GPS/Nav just says for enroute IFR what ever that means no GS or ILS will...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-18-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,564
Posted By BobRV7
Bob Turner: You are the 1st one that gave me a...

Bob Turner: You are the 1st one that gave me a review so thanks for that. I assume you are using one. If you don't mind what kind of Nav/com radios, transponders, ADS-B etc. do you have hooked up to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,564
Posted By BobRV7
GRT Horizon 10.1

I have been looking at their Web site and got a few answers by email from them. Their GRT forums do not have anything on the Horizon 10.1 yet. I would like to see more of their how to videos like...
Forum: Autopilots 02-03-2020, 04:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,953
Posted By BobRV7
Dan, Do you have the Nav antenna mounted in the...

Dan, Do you have the Nav antenna mounted in the wing, the localizer will be following that so it will be off the length of the wing.
Forum: RV-14 01-19-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 19,674
Posted By BobRV7
Thanks for the help Carl N: I did call their...

Thanks for the help Carl N: I did call their support and they gave me those same manuals by email.
Forum: RV-14 01-02-2020, 11:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 19,674
Posted By BobRV7
To AlexC: My RV 7 Lycoming YO-360-A1A was ordered...

To AlexC:
My RV 7 Lycoming YO-360-A1A was ordered from vans 2/21/2019 invoice date 7/3/2019, shipping Date 7/2/2019 departed on 7/3/2019 arrived in Denver 7-3-2019 went to South Holland, IL 7/4/2019...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,624
Posted By BobRV7
Santos: Those digital plans/drawings is a big...

Santos: Those digital plans/drawings is a big help when you start building, use the USB and copy to your computer or laptop. You can zoom into each drawing when even the big drawings maybe hard to...
Forum: COMM 12-26-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,253
Posted By BobRV7
I was wondering about these remote transmitter...

I was wondering about these remote transmitter radios and how good they were. Is this a new install or has it been working good for a long time? Most of these like the Dynon have a transmit power of...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-09-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,885
Posted By BobRV7
If you built your E-LSA plane did you request a...

If you built your E-LSA plane did you request a Repairman certificate after certification for yourself like you do on experimental aircraft for inspections on your own plane etc.?
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-09-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,100
Posted By BobRV7
Terry, Garmin has kits for the auto pilot...

Terry, Garmin has kits for the auto pilot install, maybe they come with the wiring. : https://www8.garmin.com/aviation/pdfs/experimental_pricing.pdf
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-20-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,630
Posted By BobRV7
All the pitot/static test done by a certified ...

All the pitot/static test done by a certified tech for me used both the pitot and static to test . Here is a video of testing for leaks before you get a certification which may help you and you...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-23-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,036
Posted By BobRV7
Vans DWG C2 shows the fuel line on top and the...

Vans DWG C2 shows the fuel line on top and the bleed valve on bottom, Matco Brakes says you can switch the bleed valve on top or bottom but bleeds better on top as the air goes up but with wheel...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-12-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 14,329
Posted By BobRV7
This is an interesting discussion since I will be...

This is an interesting discussion since I will be doing mine in the near future. I do have a question about the transmit power of some of the Dynon or GRT internal radios since they are all in the 5...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-11-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 14,329
Posted By BobRV7
To Bob Turner: Well thanks for the info just a...

To Bob Turner: Well thanks for the info just a Nav/com radio. Here is where I got the price: http://www.chiefaircraft.com/gmn-gnc255.html
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-11-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 14,329
Posted By BobRV7
Hi Jereme, my last RV7 I built with a Garmin 430...

Hi Jereme, my last RV7 I built with a Garmin 430 WAAS and was certified for IFR and my dual GRT EFIS, for my new RV7 kit I was looking at the Garmin GNC 255 Series VHF NAV/COM/VOR/ILS/GS Radio for...
Forum: RV-14 06-16-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,989
Posted By BobRV7
If you move it out with the tail on it would 8'...

If you move it out with the tail on it would 8' 2"
https://www.vansaircraft.com/rv-14/#aircraft-details-1
Don't know the height from floor to top canopy on a 14 A, but if it's like an RV7 you can...
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-13-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1,978
Views: 1,357,890
Posted By BobRV7
Good for you Larry your big smile shows how it...

Good for you Larry your big smile shows how it went and to get on the front page is another milestone!!
Forum: Autopilots 12-25-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,541
Posted By BobRV7
Don't know if this helps as I don't know much...

Don't know if this helps as I don't know much about the Trutrak EFIS but will give you some info on my Trutrak Didgiflight II vsgv. and Garmin 430W.

TruTrak Digiflight VSGV should displaying...
Forum: Midwest 11-03-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,645
Posted By BobRV7
RV8 maintenace manual download:...

RV8 maintenace manual download: http://www.vansairforce.net/poh.htm

Troy Grover is an A/P at UAL and does RV maintenace etc and may help you.
Provider: Grov-Air, Inc.
Location: Watkins,CO
Phone...
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