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Forum: RV-14 12-15-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
I helped a friend with a -6A install one of these...

I helped a friend with a -6A install one of these and agree it is a very good unit. It is more expensive and heavier but with only two halves to clamp together, it is substantially easier to install...
Forum: RV-14 12-14-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
Follow up information

Today I received the four heat muff end plates that I ordered from Rick Robbins. They installed with the other existing hardware just perfectly and are tight around the exhaust pipes. I am almost...
Forum: RV-14 12-09-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
No, but I never asked him either. Clearly, he...

No, but I never asked him either. Clearly, he needs a supplier. He did read this thread so maybe he'll pop up with an answer to that question.
Forum: RV-14 12-09-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
Follow up information

I checked today. The exhaust pipe is 1 3/4 and the muff is 2 3/4. Clint at Vetterman told me Rick Robbins is pretty much retired and has closed down his web site.

As Scott posted, Van's is...
Forum: RV-14 12-08-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
FYI I helped an RV-6A owner install one of those...

FYI I helped an RV-6A owner install one of those on his airplane. It is an excellent unit, very durable, and the best part is that it is in two halves that clamp together over the exhaust pipe. ...
Forum: RV-14 12-08-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
Heat muff photos

Today I removed both of the heat muffs from the airplane. I have new end plates on order from Van's but they alone will not solve the problem seen in the photos below.

I may use the replacement...
Forum: RV-14 12-08-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
Part number

As an FYI until I get some pix today, the part number involved is EX-00013C and in my plans is shown on page 48-04, figure 2.

On this drawing you can see what I call "tabs" on both the O.D. and the...
Forum: RV-14 12-07-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
Yes, I'll take and post a couple photos tomorrow...

Yes, I'll take and post a couple photos tomorrow when I get it apart.
Forum: RV-14 12-07-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 30,110
Posted By bmarvel
Urgent Heater Muff/Exhaust Heads Up!

I discovered a problem with one of the heat muffs on my -14A today. Actually, the heat muff was only part of the problem, which also involved the exhaust system. As a data point, the airplane has...
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