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Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues Yesterday, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 184
Posted By BH1166
Remember the altitude you see is adjusted to...

Remember the altitude you see is adjusted to local barometer pressure, what ATC sees and reports back to you is pressure altitude, same as if you rolled the baro input to 29.92. Next time ATC says...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-18-2022, 08:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By BH1166
I have a KT76a for sale, yellow sticker/checkout...

I have a KT76a for sale, yellow sticker/checkout done April, good for two years$210 shipped:-)
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-18-2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By BH1166
Sorry

Ron , I purchased it.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-17-2022, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By BH1166
See my post here…. $210 shipped...

See my post here…. $210 shipped

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=206444
Forum: ADS-B 05-17-2022, 05:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By BH1166
I just installed a GTX327 NEW unit. Had a King...

I just installed a GTX327 NEW unit. Had a King 76A with EchoUAT/ GRT SafeFly gps…..works well.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-16-2022, 06:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,983
Posted By BH1166
Vendor

Who printed up your checkerboard vinyl? Is it a big sheet, strips, individual squares ? Looks nice 👍🏻
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-16-2022, 04:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By BH1166
I see a setting for boot up mode, where upon a...

I see a setting for boot up mode, where upon a change in altitude, the unit goes from STBY to ALT . Set to NO, you have to manually change/press ALT button. I didn’t find a setting where it boots to...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-15-2022, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By BH1166
Pictures

Some pictures
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-15-2022, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By BH1166
FS: Panel upgrade

Panel upgrade…all items worked May 10th when removed

United 5934 0-20k altimeter $210 shipped CONUS
Falcon True Airspeed Indicator $110 shipped CONUS
Flight Data System GT-50 /G...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By BH1166
Yeah

All is good now! Thanks again Larry and Steve
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 07:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Steve…, seems simple enough, cut, twist...

Thanks Steve…, seems simple enough, cut, twist POWER and AVIONICS MASTER together, then to power from CB, solder, shrink tube, test !
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 07:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Larry, the 12VDC is coming directly from...

Thanks Larry, the 12VDC is coming directly from the circuit breaker. Im weak in knowledge concerning electronics/electrical things. So I think you are saying “tie the Avionics Master pin to the...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 06:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By BH1166
Transponder power up ON

Moving from stone age to digital age. Replaced King 76a for a new Garmin GTX 327. Using existing wiring for Power, same circuit breaker. I’d like the Garmin to power ON like the King did when...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-10-2022, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 410
Posted By BH1166
If the friggen plates for Cleveland were not...

If the friggen plates for Cleveland were not stupidly expensive, you could have a spare set on the ready. Matco has a service where you send the plates, they populate with new pads, send back for...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-09-2022, 06:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 502
Posted By BH1166
Sold

Replied to all pm….Thanks


Sold Sold
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-09-2022, 06:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By BH1166
Pm replied to, Thanks

Pm replied to, Thanks
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-08-2022, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,052
Posted By BH1166
Yep…. These folks can fix you...

Yep…. These folks can fix you up

https://www.sabermfg.com/



Some data from Whirlwind
Forum: ADS-B 05-08-2022, 04:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,681
Posted By BH1166
I was told by uAvionics tech anything 6 or higher...

I was told by uAvionics tech anything 6 or higher will cause a failure RED in the NIC NAC . Not sure if this is across the board. I found him correct when I was chasing an intermittent GPS antenna...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-07-2022, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 816
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Mike/Larry/John/Keith…. Dim sumsabitches...

Thanks Mike/Larry/John/Keith…. Dim sumsabitches did NOT want to release. Precision hole for the 7 left little to no “wiggle room”. Made a couple tools to shove between, ( I named it :-) ) removed...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-07-2022, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 816
Posted By BH1166
How to remove switches

I need to remove switches for panel upgrade. I can’t determine the manufacturer, in turn can’t determine how these detach. They are individually installed, not a bracket of sorts with all attached....
Forum: Reviews 05-06-2022, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,450
Posted By BH1166
FWIW, the last case I purchased from Spruce...

FWIW, the last case I purchased from Spruce (counter pickup) , the box was printed with AVIATION OIL OUTLET …. odd.
Forum: Reviews 05-05-2022, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,450
Posted By BH1166
Victory issue maybe

Orders
Phillips 66 Victory AW 20w-50 Aviation Engine Oil
BACK ORDERED
Order #123456
1 product totaling $160.00

ORDER PLACED

Apr 8th 2022
LAST UPDATE
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-05-2022, 06:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 502
Posted By BH1166
FS iFly740b

Like new 740b ,12volt cable, 120v power supply, new/unused suction mount

Accessories :
RAM ball mount
External antenna

Retail: $649

Shipped CONUS $485 Paypal (friend family)
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-03-2022, 05:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By BH1166
Pm sent….. very interested !

Pm sent….. very interested !
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-01-2022, 05:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By BH1166
Mine for past 30 years has worked fine with no...

Mine for past 30 years has worked fine with no wire for ground. The unit is grounded via it being mounted to tank, wing, spar etc….
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-01-2022, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By BH1166
Still available……

Still available……
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2022, 04:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,429
Posted By BH1166
Coryb, in the spirit of being honest, I trust...

Coryb, in the spirit of being honest, I trust this is your proof of concept? It will work !
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-30-2022, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By BH1166
Screw terminal on SW float wire to the EIS, then...

Screw terminal on SW float wire to the EIS, then follow EIS documentation.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-29-2022, 04:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By BH1166
They are yours, I sent PM with PayPal info. ...

They are yours, I sent PM with PayPal info. Thx

Butch
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-28-2022, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By BH1166
FS :Used Hooker 4 Point Set

Label states 2004 manufactured. Discoloration on some metal looks like rust, but is not, just discoloration of the surface “treatment” of the metal.

$110 with shipping lower 48

Thanks
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2022, 05:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By BH1166
Its a Gerdes reservoir used by many other...

Its a Gerdes reservoir used by many other aircraft. Just a paper gasket per google search. Reading shows some used file folder cardboard stock to make one. I have a roll of gasket material. PM...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-26-2022, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 831
Posted By BH1166
:-) :-) …..a RV friend of mine says “cheapest...

:-) :-) …..a RV friend of mine says “cheapest part of flying is the pilot” I agree.. I can’t afford a plane…but I do. :-)
Forum: Interiors 04-26-2022, 03:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,797
Posted By BH1166
Isn’t It Great

We have such wonderful options and choices for our interiors. My flying friend’s Classic is really nice. I have Lemeke and it is really nice. From pictures, a VAF member and reputation is all I...
Forum: Fiberglass 04-26-2022, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,329
Posted By BH1166
Built a plastic plane years ago. To create some...

Built a plastic plane years ago. To create some carbon items i took clean, scratch free safety glass, did layups on it, it popped off the glass after curing. Smoooth and shiny! Used same epoxy as...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-26-2022, 08:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 710
Posted By BH1166
Here ya go if you want Cleveland bearings

Here ya go if you want Cleveland bearings
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-26-2022, 04:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,210
Posted By BH1166
Lemon pledge furniture polish/wax. Its a durable...

Lemon pledge furniture polish/wax. Its a durable surface, no big worry on how/what to clean with. I hit my painted WW yesterday with plastic scub brush to remove bugs, then Pledge to remove...
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-26-2022, 04:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 557
Posted By BH1166
Here is tube size you need for 6/7/8/9 nose...

Here is tube size you need for 6/7/8/9 nose tire.

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/lgpages/aeroClassic2t_06-00716.php
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-25-2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,187
Posted By BH1166
Thants Walt, It sill be servicing mostly China...

Thants Walt, It sill be servicing mostly China components. :-)
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-25-2022, 03:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,187
Posted By BH1166
Thanks ……. Blade style fuse

Thanks ……. Blade style fuse
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-25-2022, 02:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,187
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Carl. I have little desire to jump a dead...

Thanks Carl. I have little desire to jump a dead battery. 50a 13.8v max Tekpower Power supply.
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-25-2022, 12:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,187
Posted By BH1166
In my OP, the circle under left rudder pedal is...

In my OP, the circle under left rudder pedal is my Piper plug, inside view with Big white wire that attaches to master along with positive wire from battery. This set up will charge my battery. ...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-25-2022, 09:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,187
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Carl. To be clear, to use the Piper...

Thanks Carl. To be clear, to use the Piper receptacle, I just use the “plug” in the same manner as i would if jumping/charging, BUT with the power supply supplying power? Im guessing this will put...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-25-2022, 04:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,187
Posted By BH1166
Bench Power Supply wiring

Friend RV’r loaned me his power supply, now to hook it up.

My plan is to input + on input side if master, - on the battery’s negative post. MY WEAKEST LINK skill is Electric/Electronic. Is this...
Forum: California 04-24-2022, 06:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,719
Posted By BH1166
In GA, past any purchases…to own, year after...

In GA, past any purchases…to own, year after year, you pay personal property tax based on the county your plane “lives/domicile” called millage rate. This percentage is based on fair market value. ...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-22-2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By BH1166
Ill take it, pm me payment method, check, paypal...

Ill take it, pm me payment method, check, paypal are two easy methods for me
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-22-2022, 10:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 617
Posted By BH1166
I’ve slathered in a wet layer of paste car wax to...

I’ve slathered in a wet layer of paste car wax to keep adhesives from not sticking
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-22-2022, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,145
Posted By BH1166
Warmth is your friend in either flavor. Also you...

Warmth is your friend in either flavor. Also you can add more catalyst to speed things along. Did both recently.
Forum: Florida (South) 04-22-2022, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By BH1166
What’s your height? This has been covered a lot....

What’s your height? This has been covered a lot. Share this and u can get an answer. Also, letting the seat back , back and seat bottoms thinner can add to and take away. If you get a sit in...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-19-2022, 05:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,550
Posted By BH1166
If it is, nothing u could do about it right? ...

If it is, nothing u could do about it right? Lean always till it hurts… change oil regularly. Fly often. Quit the playing with the scope…:-)
Forum: ADS-B 04-19-2022, 05:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By BH1166
Id go fly, ask someone to give u a sqwak code,...

Id go fly, ask someone to give u a sqwak code, verify indeed they see u, and have altitude data. If that works, then look at your ADSB out .
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-15-2022, 01:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,754
Posted By BH1166
No No Flying it ! Not Flying it Nothing Enjoy...

No
No
Flying it !
Not Flying it
Nothing
Enjoy the journey…..eyes glued to the FS ads !

non 9A driver ��
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-15-2022, 01:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By BH1166
Thanks all, Mel has me taken care of. Butch

Thanks all, Mel has me taken care of.

Butch
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-15-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By BH1166
Sent PM

PM sent

Mel, I’ll certainly cover all shipping, and whatever you think its worth.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-15-2022, 07:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Mel. I hear ya Walt, it has been my...

Thanks Mel.

I hear ya Walt, it has been my nemesis on multiple occasions eg: ADSB Next on my list of $$$$ to do’s

Thanks
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-15-2022, 06:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By BH1166
Im learning… seems Dynon, MGL or GRT branded/sold...

Im learning… seems Dynon, MGL or GRT branded/sold units will work
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-14-2022, 06:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By BH1166
FOUND WTB Dynon MGL GRT Gray code adapter

FOUND

Anyone have one laying around. Bit of an antique I know. I will need one for new EFIS install , with my old transponder.

Thanks
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-14-2022, 06:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By BH1166
AS

Aircraft Spruce. If order is small items physically, I use USPS First Class…slow,but much cheaper with small packages.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-10-2022, 07:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 652
Posted By BH1166
In my old grt system, there is a limit called...

In my old grt system, there is a limit called set-lim. If i recall, there is an associated low pressure limit. Works like, when rpm is above set lim, but pressure is X , alarm. The thought is to...
Forum: Painting your RV 04-09-2022, 05:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By BH1166
Yes

Yes, a light scuffing 180 220 grit, epoxy primer, topcoat. Enjoy
Forum: Engine Monitors 04-06-2022, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By BH1166
My 6a uses float style fuel probe, GRT...

My 6a uses float style fuel probe, GRT documentation on how to calibrate is on their site. Not saying capacitance style will not work, but me and most don’t use with eis4000. I found a link where...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-05-2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,920
Posted By BH1166
Sanding

Ive never used chemicals on fiberglass. Repair, sand smooth, shoot epoxy primer, paint with 2k enamel of one color.

If the few ounces of old color bothers you, sand it off. FG is porous to a...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-05-2022, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 963
Posted By BH1166
Baby steps

I’ve yet to fly with my pup of a year, but take him to hangar since a few months old. He's use to airplane sounds, now, lays tethered by the bifold door and watching folks pull out climb in, crank,...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-03-2022, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,083
Posted By BH1166
Prop extension

The place we all go

https://www.sabermfg.com/
Forum: Painting your RV 03-31-2022, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 837
Posted By BH1166
Its done all the time. Learning curve is like...

Its done all the time. Learning curve is like anything thats new. Easier for newbie to lay on their back and paint, probably not. The positive is, its the bottom and you are the only one who needs...
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