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Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-15-2021, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 712
Posted By erikpmort
I had the same worry they had to change the...

I had the same worry they had to change the numbers as an faa rule is what they told me
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2021, 08:23 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,390
Posted By erikpmort
If it holds up and looks good I bet you could...

If it holds up and looks good I bet you could make some serious money selling those 😀
Forum: RV-14 04-06-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,454
Posted By erikpmort
Amazing. Plane plans are 10 years old (almost) I...

Amazing. Plane plans are 10 years old (almost) I had to buy 3 extra fuel senders to get this right. Glad they are still fixing the plans
Forum: RV-14 04-06-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,454
Posted By erikpmort
Amazing. Plane is 10 years old (almost) I had to...

Amazing. Plane is 10 years old (almost) I had to buy 3 extra fuel senders to get this right
Forum: RV-14 12-24-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,058
Posted By erikpmort
14s canít be built crooked. The build quality is...

14s canít be built crooked. The build quality is amazing. Factor that in
Forum: RV-3 12-23-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 190,814
Posted By erikpmort
Sooooo rad ! Hope vans modernizes the RV3 with...

Sooooo rad ! Hope vans modernizes the RV3 with hole Match and rotax support !!!
Forum: Painting your RV 12-18-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,308
Posted By erikpmort
The switchblade silver just being a high metallic...

The switchblade silver just being a high metallic silver would be fine. Paint code wa636r
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 08-12-2020, 11:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,907
Posted By erikpmort
I found the answer ! For me..... Use the...

I found the answer ! For me.....

Use the regular yoke not the longeron yoke. Folding over be gone ! Didnít even have to clean them anymore
Forum: Safety 06-20-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,951
Posted By erikpmort
Who takes off with the stick in full back...

Who takes off with the stick in full back position.... either way sad to hear
Forum: RV-14 05-05-2020, 11:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,213
Posted By erikpmort
No way didn’t know there was a 14 in Utah ! I’m...

No way didn’t know there was a 14 in Utah ! I’m building in Logan.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-09-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,807
Posted By erikpmort
That canopy must be a little more dark than stock...

That canopy must be a little more dark than stock ? Super nice
Forum: RV-14 10-18-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,388
Posted By erikpmort
I got my instrument rating in my 6a... the 14...

I got my instrument rating in my 6a... the 14 will be n I c e.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-16-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,578
Posted By erikpmort
I?m having a hard time believing people are...

I?m having a hard time believing people are flying their 100k planes uninsured. Would love to hear some more comments
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-13-2016, 10:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 976
Posted By erikpmort
Need Garmin update

Anyone have an update they can sell me ? I have a 400w thanks. Erikpmort at gmail
Forum: RV-6/6A 01-31-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,741
Posted By erikpmort
Flight line is half the cost of the classic aero....

Flight line is half the cost of the classic aero. I'm buying one this week.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-31-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,259
Posted By erikpmort
You bet. Anything you tell it to from the Garmin

You bet. Anything you tell it to from the Garmin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-31-2016, 07:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,259
Posted By erikpmort
I have a mini ap with battery backup as my...

I have a mini ap with battery backup as my primary for ifr. It's been great. Wish the screen was bigger but for the money it's excellent and I fly lpv approaches couples to the screen on it
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,197
Posted By erikpmort
Happy New Years and lightspeed customer service review

My lightspeeds weren't working so great I have 2 pairs of Zulu 1s.
The Bluetooth had stopped connecting and the mics weren't picking up very good. I sent em in, with very low expectations. Oh the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-28-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,709
Posted By erikpmort
Vibration and loud noise frequency

Flew Christmas evening under a full moon. Shortly after take off felt a strange vibration and noise in the headset and landed immediately. The next day during daylight hours I inspected everything...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-27-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,185
Posted By erikpmort
I am getting my instrument with a mini ap as my...

I am getting my instrument with a mini ap as my pfd. It's small but even small it's pretty great to see the runway on the approach as you get closer. I would agree with you that the pitch can be a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,816
Posted By erikpmort
I guess if speed is your only priority, but what...

I guess if speed is your only priority, but what about Noise and comfort ?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-20-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,524
Posted By erikpmort
Yar mine came charged just ground and pos, power...

Yar mine came charged just ground and pos, power off and push any button. So awesome
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,234
Posted By erikpmort
I'm going to give it another hard look and make...

I'm going to give it another hard look and make another effort. Thanks guys
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,234
Posted By erikpmort
Dude that is a good idea. I'm going to try to do...

Dude that is a good idea. I'm going to try to do that. Aim them at my feet.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,234
Posted By erikpmort
How good is your seal

Alright time to play the brag pipes. How cold can you see on your OAT probe and still maintain a comfortable cabin temp ? For me it's only about 30 degrees. I've done the canopy seals, but there are...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-07-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 19,295
Posted By erikpmort
I also tried mo gas and read everything I wanted...

I also tried mo gas and read everything I wanted to read - all positive. Only ran auto gas at cruise. And guess what it did nothing good. Power surges, and finally a power outage when I switched...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-02-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,418
Posted By erikpmort
You were really hard on yourself ! Of course the...

You were really hard on yourself ! Of course the instructor is there to help you improve but don't feel so intimidated. You must have 180 hp cause you pull through the verticals much better than I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,785
Posted By erikpmort
I am about to buy a headset but weight is such a...

I am about to buy a headset but weight is such a factor and yes I also don't want to ad one more thing to my list like charging a headset though I figured they would price it higher so maybe they'll...
Forum: Engine Monitors 10-22-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,771
Posted By erikpmort
If you have to swap all the sensors what's the...

If you have to swap all the sensors what's the point get whatever looks best.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-13-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,459
Posted By erikpmort
Adsb

So if you're in and out equipped then it covers everything ? And of course when I say everything that doesn't really mean everything because it never does but it will get anything with a transponder...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-12-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,459
Posted By erikpmort
Yes that's exactly what I want. An eyeball aid.

Yes that's exactly what I want. An eyeball aid.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-12-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,459
Posted By erikpmort
Is zaon still the most complete traffic scanner for a budget price ?

No one is happy with the Gdl 39 or stratus solutions for traffic as I read, so is the simple transponder interrogater still the best solution ? I noticed Zaon went out of biz though so I'm concerned...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-11-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,074
Posted By erikpmort
Awesomeness. I love my vizion. In an Rv it's just...

Awesomeness. I love my vizion. In an Rv it's just too important.
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-05-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,173
Posted By erikpmort
I did this above 8k full rich wot to lean and I'm...

I did this above 8k full rich wot to lean and I'm trying to remember what the spread was. Say it was 200 what would you tell me to do ? I think I recall from my last experiment I was told to drill...
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-04-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,173
Posted By erikpmort
I'm so glad it's getting cold. Another year of...

I'm so glad it's getting cold.

Another year of high chts over. I'm to the point I don't even fly when it's over 80

I did louvers, cut exit, worked on baffles, it helped. But I still can't climb...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-04-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,493
Posted By erikpmort
I don't switch my tanks that regularly and don't...

I don't switch my tanks that regularly and don't see a big problem with med size fuel differences in my tanks. I never switch tanks unless I'm somewhere I'm ok with loosing a motor. It's a risk....
Forum: Interiors 10-02-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,751
Posted By erikpmort
Yeah I haven't seen that I'll have to do a search...

Yeah I haven't seen that I'll have to do a search and look into it
Forum: Interiors 10-02-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,751
Posted By erikpmort
Love the interior but I just noticed the spacing...

Love the interior but I just noticed the spacing on you Rudder pedals is brilliant ! Mine are too close together
Forum: Instrument Flight Rules 09-20-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,601
Posted By erikpmort
Pleaae forward me contact info. I am only a...

Pleaae forward me contact info. I am only a couple months away from needing this. Thanks !
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-18-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,118
Posted By erikpmort
I should post. I also just finished upgrading my...

I should post. I also just finished upgrading my mini x into an ap and added backup battery. It connects to my 400w for lpv approaches, the flight director is just like a mini g1000 and the syn...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-14-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,806
Posted By erikpmort
I got a good question. What was the airspeed at...

I got a good question. What was the airspeed at the time of strike
Forum: RV-14 09-01-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,543
Posted By erikpmort
The mini looks great in your panel. That's all I...

The mini looks great in your panel. That's all I have in mine but it's great. Now I need some screens beside it like your g3x ers
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-29-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 21
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Views: 5,059
Posted By erikpmort
I've done everything in the book and I still see...

I've done everything in the book and I still see up to 430 on hot lower alt climbouts but I still have to reduce mp big time. I am still unhappy about this. When it's 80-90 degrees I am very unhappy...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-25-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,394
Posted By erikpmort
Thank you for this post everyone. Mine has gotten...

Thank you for this post everyone. Mine has gotten mor stiff recently and I will perform the maintenance thanks !
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-19-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 18,507
Posted By erikpmort
Very excited. I do have to say the price is very...

Very excited. I do have to say the price is very reasonable on the glasses and I never would have imagined it would be available with my mini x. Very cool, happy grt customer
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-19-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 18,507
Posted By erikpmort
Looks cool but realistically I don't even want to...

Looks cool but realistically I don't even want to see all my instrumentation at all times. Sometimes I'm just vfr buzzing and don't look down much. But I think it's cool either way. And yes I want a...
Forum: Reviews 07-01-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,044
Posted By erikpmort
I have the big one and it was awesome for 9 hours...

I have the big one and it was awesome for 9 hours of flying in a couple days.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-30-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,794
Posted By erikpmort
Thanks for the replys. Just figured i should hook...

Thanks for the replys. Just figured i should hook everything up I possibly could because I'm NOT opening this panel up again for surgery again till I can afford a g3x touch ! Tired of panel surgery...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-30-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,794
Posted By erikpmort
Altitude data source for garmin 400w

I have a kt76a transponder and a grt mini x. Which one do I use to feed the altitude data to the 400w ? I think all my other wiring is complete. Thanks !
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-27-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,465
Posted By erikpmort
I'm a Logan guy, saw your plane. Great details....

I'm a Logan guy, saw your plane. Great details.

I have been slow to report a fantastic trip as well- went to day 1 of the U.S. Open last week near Seattle. It was a great trip. I went non stop...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-26-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,259
Posted By erikpmort
Nice. What a panel.

Nice. What a panel.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-26-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,771
Posted By erikpmort
Ah ha. Yeah it's not Available for Mac yet. Ah...

Ah ha. Yeah it's not Available for Mac yet. Ah well
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-26-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,771
Posted By erikpmort
Ru serious ? They said it wasn't supported ? I...

Ru serious ? They said it wasn't supported ? I even chatted with the tech through email about it. What is the exact name of it on the App Store ? Thanks
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-26-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,771
Posted By erikpmort
i love it- i have the ifr add on- two...

i love it- i have the ifr add on- two things-

the stars and departure plates are not geo referenced. only the approach plates are- i emailed garmin about this and they said its a scaling problem...
Forum: GPS 05-22-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,110
Posted By erikpmort
That's the first time anyone has called my 6+ a...

That's the first time anyone has called my 6+ a micro. I love my ram mount for it in the cockpit and I have yet to have a readability problem.
Forum: GPS 05-11-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,091
Posted By erikpmort
Thanks guys the unit ended up coming with a tray...

Thanks guys the unit ended up coming with a tray so I just need a wire harness and a waas antenna now. I'll try stein tomorrow for the harness and yes please get back to me on the antenna.

I paid...
Forum: GPS 05-10-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,091
Posted By erikpmort
Where to get 400w stuff

I finally got a killer deal on a 400w. But it doesn't have a tray or antenna. Don't see any on eBay sold individually. Where is the best price to find this ? Any other install advice or other...
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-09-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,323
Posted By erikpmort
try different air pressures in the nose.

try different air pressures in the nose.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,856
Posted By erikpmort
I think I second this problem. But not for...

I think I second this problem. But not for landing. However it hasn't hurt me. Better than reading fast I guess. I've made better landings since I moved to an efis over the old steam gauge. I can...
Forum: GPS 04-28-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,462
Posted By erikpmort
Great topic. I am in this same boat and I thought...

Great topic. I am in this same boat and I thought to myself the other night- say i have 6k to spend. Do I get the gtn 625 or do I get a g3x touch and get a cheapo kln89b ??? I have a grt mini x,...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-28-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,443
Posted By erikpmort
After my engine out I went back to av gas. Not...

After my engine out I went back to av gas. Not worth the risk.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 23,423
Posted By erikpmort
Man sorry about your plane but good to be alive...

Man sorry about your plane but good to be alive I'm sure. Thanks for sharing
Forum: GPS 04-04-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,118
Posted By erikpmort
KLX135A value?

Can anyone give me a good market value price for this gps/com. It's in perfect working condition just pulling to install ifr gps
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-24-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,842
Posted By erikpmort
What was it ? I haven't been able to calibrate...

What was it ? I haven't been able to calibrate mine but it's not off very far so I don't mind for now.

I am also very happy with the mini- it is my primary not backup and incredible for the money....
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