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Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 02-25-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 7,884
Posted By Stump
this thread may help

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=116583&highlight=dog+crate+back
Forum: Job Board 02-04-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,026
Posted By Stump
if you join the thousands streaming to live near...

if you join the thousands streaming to live near keik or 7co0 there is a guy here too, let me know if that is an area you are interested in
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-24-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,970
Posted By Stump
Some Colorado fall color

taken during a scouting trip looking for some fall color. solo run since the ladies didn't relish the idea of an 0700 takeoff. longs peak, outside ward, co and south of idaho...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-09-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,620
Posted By Stump
Our condolences

So sorry to hear about her passing, a wonderful woman who enjoyed life and passed on such a legacy of meaningful people behind her. Our prayers are with you and your family.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,691
Posted By Stump
Brian Moentenich

I flew with Brian, also on the van's list. I highly recommend Brian and he also has a 6.

Stump
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,202
Posted By Stump
30 minutes

rv6a, 30 minutes, timer programmed on garmin.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-08-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,879
Posted By Stump
i believe you have answered your own question

"...there was a tornado in 2011, the economy isn't good, and general aviation overall is on a down slope,..."1

which leads to the need to allow more 'large' vendor/sponsor to keep the thing going
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-03-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,360
Posted By Stump
pm sent with my info

not a realtor, just a guy who lives on an airpark, parkland. give me a call or email.

stump
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-20-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,758
Posted By Stump
consider midway as well

Mike,

Having done the commercial air route a couple times, consider flying in and out of Midway. yes it's a further drive and it's chicago but the rental car companies in MKE are very well aware...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,132
Posted By Stump
he is carb'd

"I'm carburated and lean to roughness then richen to smooth as per lycoming manual. "
Forum: Safety 11-21-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,863
Posted By Stump
please do not generalize

Ladies and Gentlemen,

Please do not generalize or speculate on things you do not know for fact. The world today is full of misinformation about what does and does not go on within a specific...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-01-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,877
Posted By Stump
where you at

sorry forgive my ignorance, where are you flying over in these pics?

thanks

stump
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,144
Posted By Stump
Doctor First, then exercise

Ed,

(my qualifications to answer your question: I spent over 20 years flying high-g fighters, 3 years at the training unit where we battled with student g issues constantly)

Certainly consult...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,022
Posted By Stump
actually there are...

several in fact. from T-clones to operational flying, there are fender benders, more like wingtip and stabilator benders, an occasional rudder. just like the Pk of the ground isn't actually zero....
Forum: Safety 06-19-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,660
Posted By Stump
it's not a crisis, it is a controlled manuever

once upon a time a certain employer procedure was to push the power way up on a go around...a mentality from who knows where...pure stupidity as the airplane had a marvelous characteristic of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,533
Posted By Stump
cheap place to keep the mistress...like an ice...

cheap place to keep the mistress...like an ice fishing hut only warmer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-03-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,839
Posted By Stump
i removed the dam

John,

I had similar issues. I removed the dam from in front of 1/3 side, and used a piece of aluminum tape (available in local hardware store aviation aisle) as a temporary dam. i started at...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-23-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 21,234
Posted By Stump
Well Done!

Erik,

Well done! I'd be honored to fly with you anytime.

Stump
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-22-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,765
Posted By Stump
i dont think they will notam a private field

i also live at a private field, and last time i spoke with 'the man' to NOTAM our asphalt resurfacing closure, they told me in no uncertain terms they do not NOTAM private fields.

i agree with you,...
Forum: Safety 03-21-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,771
Posted By Stump
just because you can doesn't mean you should-at least not without proper preparation

The majority of the examples weren't so much about illusions, etc., and a whole lot more about lack of discipline and preparation, with predictable results.

flying in and of itself requires...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-11-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,685
Posted By Stump
link to verify is broken

I received the email to activate my account, clicked the link and got the dreaded 404 error

Server Error in Application "GRTAVIONICS.COM"
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-05-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,997
Posted By Stump
some ideas

sorry, no info on builders class but do check out workshops at sun n fun,

http://www.sun-n-fun.org/FlyIn/EventActivitiesAndSchedules/workshops.aspx

and the eaa does traveling workshops, but they...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-25-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,707
Posted By Stump
Aviate Navigate Communicate...or just because you can doesn't mean you should

Recent events spurred me to toss this out there for a frank discussion for all to learn from. As a basis for perspective, i have a plethora of time single pilot IFR without an autopilot and in a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-05-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,359
Posted By Stump
Is this the right spot?

In looking at my baffle setup, it appears the hole indicated by the arrow has a corresponding screw hole on the side of the cylinder (Millennium). am i correct in thinking this is the hole talked...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,359
Posted By Stump
Thanks!

Thanks for the pic, that helps!

Stump
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,359
Posted By Stump
#3 cylinder washer install

I am pursuing putting a washer behind #3 cylinder to help cool it down. I have Millenium cylinders. I have searched and cannot find a picture of where the screw is that attaches the baffles to the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,953
Posted By Stump
yup, welcome to gov't bureaucracy

'If two aircraft are operating IFR, one inside a boundary and another outside a boundary'

There is no IFR inside an active Restricted area, only an inactive Restricted area.

From my time with AF...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,495
Posted By Stump
Make sure you are ready first

Alf,

I bet you have thought of this already, but my lesson learned is make sure you are ready first. Chair fly yourself through the steps necessary to fly and mentally exercise each phase with...
Forum: Midwest 12-20-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,154
Posted By Stump
not so much...

Larry,

I looked too and don't know of any west or sw. north is good, van aire, platte valley, keik and my place 7CO0.

Stump
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-18-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,551
Posted By Stump
anybody got a pic for us imagination challenged types?

ok, now i am piqued and confused, anyone have a pic of the closed ramps on the upper cowl?

thanks

stump
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-09-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,831
Posted By Stump
its your past coming back to haunt you

Nemo, it must be all that Tomcat time, all the runs, drips and entertainment there has followed you to here. what was that old adage, if it ain't leaking something it must be empty?

seriouly tho, i...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-25-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,318
Posted By Stump
I have both

I have the Ufly/QC15 setup, which i wear at work driving aluminum skinned passenger haulers. It works great, but I find in my O-360, FP Sens prop with vetterman that when the battery gets weak, i.e....
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-24-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,490
Posted By Stump
Thanks!

Vlad, excellent link, thanks much, my apologies for missing your article in the first place. Need to learn to work my searches better.

Thanks everyone, will see how it goes.

Stump
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-23-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,490
Posted By Stump
She doesn't want to turn over

Hi,

I am asking for some guidance on what to look into with the following challenge:

O-360 Lycoming, Bendix mags, skytec starter, concorde battery.

Once or twice it seems i turned the key to...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-22-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 110,435
Posted By Stump
Yes Please

Brian, I would appreciate a copy as well, hope your life situation is working out better.

Thanks

Stump at mac.com
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,339
Posted By Stump
Baffling Baffle seals

Hello,

I bought my RV-6, O360, FP, some months back. I have been seeing high CHT's on 1 &3, like 430+ in climb at 100-110 knots. I have looked through all the threads i can find on baffle seals,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2012, 11:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,747
Posted By Stump
one way to trasnfer control and it works comm out

Shake to take, pump to pass.

first, with intercom capability, clear statements

"You have the aircraft"

"I have the aircraft"

comm out, person flying lightly presses rudder pedals such as left,...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-03-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,648
Posted By Stump
David, i think this is what you...

David, i think this is what you seek;

http://www.advancedpilot.com (APS)

ems: engine monitoring system like this one (EIS Model 4000)
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-22-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,704
Posted By Stump
bad probe

put the probe from #1 in #3, sure enough #3 probe is bad. will check the connection and get a new one. thanks again
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-22-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,704
Posted By Stump
Thanks.

Thanks for the thoughts, will see how today progresses.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-21-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,704
Posted By Stump
Low CHT with normal egt

I did spend copious amounts of time searching existing posts here and via google, just trying to get my arms around this. o-360a1a, GRT4000 eis.
i recently changed all 8 spark plugs (now using...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-24-2012, 10:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,820
Posted By Stump
i am about to install 38s...

i will be installing 38s in exactly the scenario you have, will let you know how it turns out. my research here and elsewhere made it sound like 38s is a great solution to our mutual problem.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-16-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,965
Posted By Stump
inch lbs, NOT ft lbs

i am sure you all are much smarter than me, but it's inch lbs not ft lbs....please dont ask how i know
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-10-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 15,014
Posted By Stump
44 seconds

assuming i remember to bring the key to hanger door, it's a short walk, a preflight, open the hanger doors and off we go.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-31-2012, 08:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,355
Posted By Stump
this one?

http://www.argusleader.com/article/20120329/NEWS/303290017/Sioux-Falls-pilot-dies-Iowa-crash?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7CHome&gcheck=1&nclick_check=1
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-13-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,214
Posted By Stump
Found it

Thanks Gil, found it. it changed to 412 on one of my drawings.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-12-2012, 11:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,164
Posted By Stump
close it please

Moderators,

please close this thread. i had closed my first post because i felt it was porrly worded and rewrote it, but it appears i wasn't too far gone. only need one on this topic active. ...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-12-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,214
Posted By Stump
ok, more confused

gents,

thanks for the replies and my apologies for the less than decent photos.
First, i think this was caused by an eager friend pushing the plane in the wrong spot, i.e. the wingtip itself....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-10-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,164
Posted By Stump
Thanks!

Gents,

Thanks for the advice. I knew I was in the right place to ask and I truly appreciate your help. As luck would have it, there is a builder here on my field and I have a field trip...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-10-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,164
Posted By Stump
wingtip skin separation (delamination) and how to fix?

Well the time has come to make my first post. haven't had anything intelligent to contribute but the knowledge here has been invaluable as I sought to buy an already flying RV. had to fill the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-10-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,214
Posted By Stump
delete this thread please

sorry, shouldnt have put this where it can stay forever
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