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Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-22-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,292
Posted By PerfTech
Not Forgotten!

.... I discovered our prototype actually didn't work well on some of the Lycoming
cylinders. So it went back to the drawing board for some revisions. Due to all that
is currently going on, and the...
Forum: Painting your RV 03-03-2021, 04:25 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 325,131
Posted By PerfTech
Question The Art of Advertising!

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2021, 05:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,534
Posted By PerfTech
Added Photo

...I added a photo that may help explain one suggested install method. The white
piece on material in the photo is just to show one possible configuration, and this
all would bolt to the oil cooler....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2021, 05:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,534
Posted By PerfTech
...No! Sorry I do not, but we decided to offer...

...No! Sorry I do not, but we decided to offer this product based on the number
of requests from guys wanting to remote mount their oil coolers. Most have
went to a considerable amount of work trying...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,534
Posted By PerfTech
New Anti-Splat Offering!

.....We at Anti-Splat-Aero are at it again, offering another quality, problem solving new product! The A.S.A. Oil Cooler Shroud. This new product will help simplify the installation of your firewall...
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-22-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,219
Posted By PerfTech
You Were Lucky!

... I had some hangar rats stop by and they ate a bunch of wire insulation, and
then had the heat-shrink for desert! W.T.H. --:confused:
Forum: Safety 02-15-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,715
Posted By PerfTech
Safety First!

... In the interest of safety, I always hire somebody else
to squeez my stuff! ...:D
Forum: Safety 01-22-2021, 09:05 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,922
Posted By PerfTech
... I still like the little nut modification I...

... I still like the little nut modification I posted in this thread. It really takes the hassle out of doing the tie-wire job, and doesn't change anything dimensionally. Thanks, Allan --:D
Forum: Safety 01-21-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,922
Posted By PerfTech
...You have to un-pin the nuts and bolts from...

...You have to un-pin the nuts and bolts from hub, then
reassemble them with the washers in place and re-pin.
I did a couple, seemed to work OK Thanks, Allan
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-21-2021, 12:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,405
Posted By PerfTech
Mag Checks Caution!

... I saw this thread, and thought this may be a good place to post this potential issue
before it happens to someone in the air. Some ignitions, electronic, and computer
based, (as in some...
Forum: Safety 01-21-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,922
Posted By PerfTech
Talking ....I agree about it being a real pain!...

....I agree about it being a real pain! Especially with this particular propeller, as it appears the
relief cuts milled in the hub, where the nuts go, aren't deep enough to allow clearance for the...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-03-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,265
Posted By PerfTech
Possible Cause?

... Try this as you lift off on second go round! Switch off your lightspeed ign.
and just see what happens, do offs and ons and see how it acts. Thanks, Allan
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-01-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,572
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Problem Solved!!

... Go to our website and see our oil cooler shutters that are opened and closed
via a cockpit control cable. Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,548
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Fun Stuff!

... I like your post! This was my last trip to Oregon. Not too bad for an RV-9A
160 HP. @ 7 GPH...:rolleyes:

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Forum: Safety 10-29-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,483
Posted By PerfTech
.... A couple of reasons! Some aircraft are...

.... A couple of reasons! Some aircraft are flown by multiple pilots of different stature.
Sometimes the passenger and pilot don't require the same seating distance. Also
if one seat is forward of...
Forum: Safety 10-29-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,483
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Problem Solved!!

.... We were made aware of this potential problem long ago and corrected all
production runs of "The Almost a 14 Seat mod" after the first run of 200 units.
All production runs and all current...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 10-15-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,966
Posted By PerfTech
.... Then you must have tipped way too much last...

.... Then you must have tipped way too much last time!..:rolleyes:
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-30-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,479
Posted By PerfTech
Talking ... This is all spot-on, and is most likely the...

... This is all spot-on, and is most likely the source of the issue. One other possibility, and method of checking for it is this.
If the problem gets worse as you slow down to exit the runway, or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-11-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,917
Posted By PerfTech
[QUOTE=George Mulligan;1461405]An awkward...

[QUOTE=George Mulligan;1461405]An awkward subject. Conventional pee bottles seem not to work well in center stick airplanes.

.....I guess this is somewhat contingent on how you are...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-10-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 789
Views: 559,132
Posted By PerfTech
Talking This is it!

:D.
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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-29-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,210
Posted By PerfTech
Down Side???

.... The biggest and only down side I can come up with is very simple! If people
see you doing this they will all start doing it, and then you won't be able to out
perform them as easily. Thanks,...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-21-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,292
Posted By PerfTech
... Actually our tool is on a swing radius, and...

... Actually our tool is on a swing radius, and does push on the retainers on center!
This type of tool will have the keepers, springs, and retainers out of four cylinders
in a fraction of the time...
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-21-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,157
Posted By PerfTech
our Exp.

.... We installed a set on a customers RV-9A and did a bit of testing to see the changes
if any we could detect. The stall speed went down a couple of miles an hour at the very
most. This particular...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-21-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,292
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Spring Compressor

.... This is our entry in this discussion, as I tried several different available products
and decided to make this one. I found things I wasn't impressed with on all of them,
and decided to make...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-13-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 20,885
Posted By PerfTech
Talking OIL SEPARATORS?

.... Oil control and blow-by issues are not an aircraft only domain. The main
difference between antique aircraft engines, and everything else is the lack of
desire to make any improvements or...
Forum: RV-14 07-01-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,342
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Oil Savings! ? !

.... The engines that benefit the most from an oil separator, as far as oil savings
are not the engines that burn a tremendous amount of oil via the piston rings, or
valve guides. The ones that...
Forum: Safety 06-22-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,504
Posted By PerfTech
Unhappy All Too Common!!!

.... This is precisely why we elected to make our Ultimate-Gust-Lock the way we did! I have seen this type
of accident time and time again, and have actually lost three good friends due to...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-16-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 18,749
Posted By PerfTech
.... I am interested as well if this is still a...

.... I am interested as well if this is still a fun, available destination? Thanks, Allan.:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 607
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Wheel Bearing Comparison

.... I have had several requests, asking for comparisons of our ball bearing mods
to the Beringer ball bearing wheels. So here are a few things to see and...
Forum: Reviews 05-27-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,437
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Thank you!

.... Thanks for the kind words, nice to know you are satisfied with us.
Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-06-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,183
Posted By PerfTech
....You are absolutely correct, and I really...

....You are absolutely correct, and I really didn't address the original post at all.
I went off on my rant and should have perhaps been a bit more tactful. I do feel
if you are going to fly an...
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-06-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,183
Posted By PerfTech
Talking We Like Power!

....My personal street vehicle weights in at 2067 Lbs. It is powered by one of our
engines, an all aluminum 461 Cu. In. turbocharged V8 that is producing 1,435 HP.
This car has put down several...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-16-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,830
Posted By PerfTech
Talking On The Drawing Board

.... OK! As soon as I have access to a stock Vans stick I will build some to fit!
If anybody has one, send it to me to prototype and I will return it to you.
Thanks, Allan...:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,830
Posted By PerfTech
....If someone has one of those stock Vans sticks...

....If someone has one of those stock Vans sticks laying around? Send it to us and I can make you a gust lock. We just haven't had the demand so didn't build them. Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,830
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Nice To Be Needed!

.....Wow! Several orders already and it looks like more coming now! It is beginning to look like we are really doing our part to cheer you guys up. Thank you all for your support and purchases....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,830
Posted By PerfTech
The Answer/ Trying Times

..... With most of us trapped in our homes, and desperately looking for something
to do to pass the time, and to look forward to. Well A.S.A. to the rescue! We can
Help you with all of this...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-13-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By PerfTech
Angry Break Fires!

.... We service many wheels and tires weekly and have seen evidence of fires
that the pilot was not even aware of. Most of what we see is not from brake fluid,
but rather excessive bearing grease...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-09-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 862
Posted By PerfTech
Thumbs down RELIABILITY?

.... I would be a bit nervous doing this, as the failure mode could be a disaster
if at the wrong time or place. This coupled with the fact that there could be other
failures (like power out, a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-02-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,754
Posted By PerfTech
Talking ? Wow, you are correct, they all (34) sold...

? Wow, you are correct, they all (34) sold yesterday and last night totally
depleting our stock. I will get more on the way. Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-01-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,754
Posted By PerfTech
?.Sorry about that! They are back up now. Thanks,...

?.Sorry about that! They are back up now. Thanks, Allan:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-01-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,754
Posted By PerfTech
Smile Oxi-Meter & Covid-19!

?.. I thought it worthwhile to pass along some information that may help put us
just a bit more at ease. In the process of talking with my doctor and some of his
colleagues, as well as my late...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 03-27-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 19,695
Posted By PerfTech
Corona Holdup!

... We are finely able to get the headstone in process, as it has been held-up
with all the virus actions in place. Fortunately this process is new to me and I am
quite sure I have made many errors...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By PerfTech
...These really do work great, and they will last...

...These really do work great, and they will last the life of your airplane! We
have them for all RV models as well as many other aircraft. Thanks, Allan..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2020, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By PerfTech
Must Have From ASA

?.Many people are not aware of one of our new products now available on our
website that vastly improves your odds of not doing paint and glass damage
when removing your lower cowl or working on...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-18-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,067
Posted By PerfTech
,...The regulator that is in this particular...

,...The regulator that is in this particular alternator senses battery via the battery terminal on the alternator. Thus taking away the battery voltage signal to the terminal makes the alternator...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-18-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,067
Posted By PerfTech
Red face Another Scenario!

....I thought I should chime in here, and make you guys aware of my experience
with this issue, and alternator operation modes! I experienced a very frightening
as well as costly scenario, involving...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 02-25-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 19,695
Posted By PerfTech
Smile All our wonderful friends

… I can't thank everyone enough for the outpouring of kind words, concern, and prayers in this trying time of our lives. Please believe me when I tell you it has helped us immensely and we will not...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 02-20-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 19,695
Posted By PerfTech
Lisa Nimmo of AntiSplat

….I am so saddened to have to let everyone know that this last week I lost my
wonderful wife, lover, soulmate, and mother of my children. Her kind and loving
little heart just stopped beating as she...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-03-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,506
Posted By PerfTech
Possible Cause?

?. You said you recently changed fuel pumps! Check your fuel pressure is not
over 5 or 6 psi, This is definitely a possibility, as those carbs are very sensitive
to fuel pressure. Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-24-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,408
Posted By PerfTech
?. Yes! Larry, the Grove wheels are a bit...

?. Yes! Larry, the Grove wheels are a bit different and have 1/2 of the stem
clearance hole on each wheel half. Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-26-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,096
Posted By PerfTech
?.I read once the 12/6 was to discourage hand...

?.I read once the 12/6 was to discourage hand propping lawsuits, Not sure I
believe that!:rolleyes: More likely an effort to sell more propellers in engine out
landings? Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-22-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,408
Posted By PerfTech
Question Moderators help!

....Is there a way you can reference, move or link this thread to the RV-14 & RV-10
model specific sections as this actually pertains to those models with 500X5 tires and
tubes on the nose wheels...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-21-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,408
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Helpfull Hints & Easy Mod!

..... I decided to post this in hopes it will help some others and solve a couple of
ongoing problems for some of you guys. We do a lot of bearing and wheel mods
here at Anti-Splat-Aero (average...
Forum: RV-14 10-21-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,631
Posted By PerfTech
? A big THANK YOU to all who responded to my...

? A big THANK YOU to all who responded to my request, you guys are great! Allan..:D
Forum: RV-14 10-21-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,631
Posted By PerfTech
?.Glad to report that I made contact with Jerry...

?.Glad to report that I made contact with Jerry (the fellow I was looking for) and
was able to send him his new Ultimate Gust Lock I dad promised. Thanks, VAF!
...
Forum: RV-14 10-18-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,631
Posted By PerfTech
Talking I Need Help Locating!!!

?.A couple of years back I posted that we needed someone to let us use and
measure their RV-14 to fit a gust lock prototype. A fellow at Dear Valley airport
responded and offered his. I flew in and...
Forum: RV-14 10-17-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,631
Posted By PerfTech
?.I don't know as I haven't had those to work...

?.I don't know as I haven't had those to work with. Sorry!:confused:
Forum: RV-14 10-17-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,631
Posted By PerfTech
Talking I Need a 14 Stick!

?.. Now that we have our new RV-14 Ultimate-Gust-Locks available for the
Tosten stick & grips, we need to make a unit that fits the stock vans sticks
as well. I need a stock vans stick to do the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-17-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,653
Posted By PerfTech
Talking New Offering From A.S.A.

?. Well the latest addition to the high quality line of Ultimate-Gust-Locks is now
available for purchase on our website. This is for the RV-14s with the Tosten stick
& grip assemblies, and a lot of...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-14-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 651
Posted By PerfTech
?.The 130 is for carb & the 131 is for fuel...

?.The 130 is for carb & the 131 is for fuel injected inlet flange. Thanks, Allan:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-21-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,660
Posted By PerfTech
. ??..Thanks Dan for the comments, and it looks...

.
??..Thanks Dan for the comments, and it looks like I need to clarify the over 5K
units in use. We sell a lot of the Easy Cool Flaps to all experimental aircraft
via Spruce, as well as many to the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,660
Posted By PerfTech
. ?. I think perhaps I should throw a few...

.
?. I think perhaps I should throw a few thoughts out as well for consideration, as I do have some skin in this game!
I was a bit concerned as were some others, in the beginning with the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-16-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 52,565
Posted By PerfTech
Here are a few photos that will help clarify the...

Here are a few photos that will help clarify the location for your Easy Cool
flaps. If you can give me a call I am certain I can save you a lot of time
and work on your installation. Thanks, Allan......
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,377
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Great Responce!!!

? I just wanted to say thank you to all of you guys that purchased our new
nose "FAIRING PROTECTOR" product. The response, and orders in that volume
were not expected! Thanks again, Allan...:D
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