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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-18-2021, 11:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 429
Posted By smt6
Pictures? DM please

Pictures? DM please
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-12-2021, 07:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 836
Posted By smt6
PM sent about Wednesday

PM sent about Wednesday
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By smt6
Did you happen to be atop an airport where it may...

Did you happen to be atop an airport where it may be picking up ground targets?
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 04-01-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 790
Posted By smt6
Bummer! Time to open your wallets boys and girls!

Bummer! Time to open your wallets boys and girls!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-09-2021, 12:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,384
Posted By smt6
This is the concern. The title of article/thread...

This is the concern. The title of article/thread implies he is logging the hours in his book, which is not legal.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,632
Posted By smt6
Came to the comments to say the same thing. ...

Came to the comments to say the same thing. Insurance companies have almost always paid. Same with vehicles. Just because somebody turned right on red and hit someone doesn't mean you're not...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 02-19-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,977
Posted By smt6
This is an easy answer...FlyEFII

This is an easy answer...FlyEFII
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,400
Posted By smt6
Youíre catching on, aside from the part where he...

Youíre catching on, aside from the part where he opened it, installed it, and logged it and upon its expiry is no longer good enough.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2021, 09:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,400
Posted By smt6
This breakfast sucks. I'm going to eat it and in...

This breakfast sucks. I'm going to eat it and in 2.5 years ask for my money back.
Forum: Visual Flight Rules 02-07-2021, 10:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,173
Posted By smt6
Couldnít be further from the truth

Couldnít be further from the truth
Forum: ADS-B 02-06-2021, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 721
Posted By smt6
Its all based on the part number. What number do...

Its all based on the part number. What number do you have
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-29-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 874
Posted By smt6
Wow, when I looked 5 years ago they had nothing. ...

Wow, when I looked 5 years ago they had nothing. Interesting
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-29-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,018
Posted By smt6
If I was close I’d love to help. Keep fighting!

If I was close I’d love to help. Keep fighting!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-29-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 874
Posted By smt6
Prudential doesnít cover GA fatalities typically....

Prudential doesnít cover GA fatalities typically. Has this changed?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-24-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,134
Posted By smt6
I fly in yellow arc frequently, maybe 30-40% of...

I fly in yellow arc frequently, maybe 30-40% of flights. It’s yellow for a reason
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 11-29-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,594
Posted By smt6
Just a data point, but my EFII system is set to...

Just a data point, but my EFII system is set to 35 and does not move more than a few PSI regardless of fuel type (100 LL or regular unleaded), OAT or power setting. Bulletproof. USA company!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 11-25-2020, 08:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,906
Posted By smt6
Vlad, On the UAOA site the Mt Pleasant Airport...

Vlad,

On the UAOA site the Mt Pleasant Airport is on their list as closed from 2016
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 11-25-2020, 12:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,906
Posted By smt6
One of the airports on the list shows as closed. ...

One of the airports on the list shows as closed. How do you get to 45 when only 44 are available?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-25-2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,401
Posted By smt6
As wild as this sounds, I did this...and so far...

As wild as this sounds, I did this...and so far so good. Iíve fought this subpar ELT for four years. Numerous calls from Air Force, Coast Gaurd, ect. If Iíd have known all I had to do was wrap it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-17-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,401
Posted By smt6
I installed the static suppressor after having...

I installed the static suppressor after having many false alerts. It did nothing. The ACKs are junk. Buy an Artex
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,913
Posted By smt6
Cool your jets Iceman. Was pointing out the...

Cool your jets Iceman. Was pointing out the difference of a Reno GS and the topic of this thread; TAS. Again, apples to oranges
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,913
Posted By smt6
Likely MPH and likely Ground Speed. Apples to...

Likely MPH and likely Ground Speed. Apples to oranges
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-12-2020, 01:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,215
Posted By smt6
Cleveland’s are the way to go. Get what ya pay...

Cleveland’s are the way to go. Get what ya pay for when it comes to brakes
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-19-2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,604
Posted By smt6
I bought mine on Amazon. Like Brian said,...

I bought mine on Amazon. Like Brian said, $20-$25 per. Work like a charm
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-14-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,474
Posted By smt6
g3xpert, Curious why the certified version of...

g3xpert,

Curious why the certified version of the G3X is so many software revisions behind?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-03-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,947
Posted By smt6
Brad, Is there a cutoff date for registration?

Brad,

Is there a cutoff date for registration?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-28-2020, 10:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,198
Posted By smt6
I just use speed tape over the hole

I just use speed tape over the hole
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-21-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,853
Posted By smt6
They should definitely do a collaboration.

They should definitely do a collaboration.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,853
Posted By smt6
Well played sir, well played

Well played sir, well played
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-19-2020, 03:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,203
Posted By smt6
Mehhh Iím not sure about that comment. Mine is...

Mehhh Iím not sure about that comment. Mine is two years old and pretty much junk
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-11-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 936
Posted By smt6
I use pool noodles cut in half

I use pool noodles cut in half
Forum: Texas (North) 08-05-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,663
Posted By smt6
SwissTrax and never worry about it again

SwissTrax and never worry about it again
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,720
Posted By smt6
You’re not alone!

You’re not alone!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-23-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,300
Posted By smt6
Already emailed Flyboys on the same deal. They...

Already emailed Flyboys on the same deal. They told me to pound sand a few years ago when EFI was becoming mainstream. I took one of their units, chopped the mixture knob off and got it powder...
Forum: ADS-B 07-18-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,609
Posted By smt6
This is likely what happened with the above...

This is likely what happened with the above examples as well. If it were an ADSB issue it would be a continuous issue as opposed to a one off situation where a controller fat fingers an entry
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,084
Posted By smt6
Just got a refund from my auto insurance company...

Just got a refund from my auto insurance company for the lack of activity during COVID. I’m sure the aviation industry is right behind....oh wait
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,664
Posted By smt6
Wow. Every now and then, the FAA gets it right. ...

Wow. Every now and then, the FAA gets it right. Very cool
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 07-13-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,496
Posted By smt6
I’d be more worried about the FOD all over the...

I’d be more worried about the FOD all over the runway and ramp. Place was a mess when I was there a few months ago. I won’t be back because of it. Good luck
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2020, 11:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,667
Posted By smt6
Halon A344T. Spruce

Halon A344T. Spruce
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-06-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,242
Posted By smt6
And we wonder why insurance rates are...

And we wonder why insurance rates are skyrocketing...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2020, 01:43 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,928
Posted By smt6
Marc Again, holding short of the taxiway is...

Marc

Again, holding short of the taxiway is different than holding short AND being clear of the runway behind you.

In your backyard at LAX, the most important guy is the one clearing the runway. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,928
Posted By smt6
This is the problem. What if you can?t clear the...

This is the problem. What if you can?t clear the runway AND hold short of the taxiway. Most of the uncontrolled fields have small tie ins to the parallel taxiway. The aircraft on the taxiway...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,922
Posted By smt6
That sucks. I had similarly poor service quality...

That sucks. I had similarly poor service quality last week in the SLC area in which I filed a ASRS report for. Suggest you do the same, especially if you care for change.

As a controller, I can...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-25-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,401
Posted By smt6
Don?t do this... Because of this. Get your...

Don?t do this...



Because of this.

Get your airplane home and get with a DAR to redo your test area immediately.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 05-13-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,051
Posted By smt6
Wilson is really good at HOU

Wilson is really good at HOU
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 04-27-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,529
Posted By smt6
Email Robert. I’m sure he has install pics on...

Email Robert. I’m sure he has install pics on the firewall to give you some ideas.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-22-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,051
Posted By smt6
Just curious, how did you flush mount the 696?

Just curious, how did you flush mount the 696?
Forum: GPS 03-14-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,281
Posted By smt6
I had a similar issue when I installed mine. It...

I had a similar issue when I installed mine. It ended up being the connector on the antenna. Ended up wasting an expensive 90 degree TNC connector because of it.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-02-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 143,552
Posted By smt6
Any chance on adding a “Hours on oil” meter?

Any chance on adding a “Hours on oil” meter?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By smt6
I dealt with Damien recently as well on an older...

I dealt with Damien recently as well on an older style lens that developed some condensation. Also had a positive experience and it’s great to see companies standing behind their products.
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 01-17-2020, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 739
Posted By smt6
I installed my bungs with the tank attached. ...

I installed my bungs with the tank attached. Zero issues. I just held the vacuum right next to where I was drilling. The System32 was a great choice, and the support from Robert is phenomenal. ...
Forum: California 12-29-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 818
Posted By smt6
I’m not using my hangar at CCB. All yours if you...

I’m not using my hangar at CCB. All yours if you want it
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-28-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,657
Posted By smt6
Go Garmin or go home

Go Garmin or go home
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-31-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,838
Posted By smt6
Great to see!

Great to see!
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-24-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,726
Posted By smt6
How much is a unplanned night or two away from...

How much is a unplanned night or two away from home worth to ya??
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 881
Posted By smt6
Wow, well done Chuck

Wow, well done Chuck
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 08-04-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,060
Posted By smt6
After a trip from SoCal to OSH, I surpassed 250...

After a trip from SoCal to OSH, I surpassed 250 hours on my System 32 installation. Being one of the first installs had a couple challenges, but in the end showed how robust Robert has built these...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,510
Posted By smt6
Could have used your services Wednesday evening

Could have used your services Wednesday evening
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-16-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,275
Posted By smt6
Congrats on the sex to ;)

Congrats on the sex to ;)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-05-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 66,622
Posted By smt6
Flew into AJO to go to ACS last week. The lady...

Flew into AJO to go to ACS last week. The lady told me a shiny small plane flew in from Germany while I was in the shuttle!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-01-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,932
Posted By smt6
Wow, great job getting it up. Your insurance...

Wow, great job getting it up. Your insurance company should give you a discount next year for caring.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-22-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,275
Posted By smt6
Controller probably entered a wrong call sign in...

Controller probably entered a wrong call sign in (yours) and flight aware pinged it. Happens all the time especially if you have a shorter N number. Don’t contact anyone, let it go.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,232
Posted By smt6
At least on my phone, if you click the link above...

At least on my phone, if you click the link above I received a pop up that advised this webinar has ended but it gave me an option to watch the recording which worked.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,375
Posted By smt6
Negative, no issues in my other...

Negative, no issues in my other airplane



Affirmative, no change
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