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Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-21-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
AF-5000 with Avidyne IFD ILS Video

We just posted a new video from our RV-10 showing how to fly an ILS using an Advanced AF-5600 EFIS and Avidyne IFD550.

https://youtu.be/nOqXPYcfrBs

Rob Hickman
N402RH RV-10
Advanced Flight Systems
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-30-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
The V15 software will do it, beta release in the...

The V15 software will do it, beta release in the next few weeks.

Rob Hickman
Advanced Flight Systems Inc.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-22-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
The latest AF-5000 Pilot Guide is available:...

The latest AF-5000 Pilot Guide is available:

advanced-flight-systems.com/docs/AF-5000%20Pilot%20Guide%20Manual%20V15.0.pdf...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-20-2017, 12:37 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
1. I bought the WiFi module for my system to...

1. I bought the WiFi module for my system to "talk" with my ForeFlight/iPad. The discussion on page 64 of the Pilot's Guide says to set it up in accordance with the info in the "installation...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-18-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
The ADS-B data does not currently have lightning...

The ADS-B data does not currently have lightning data. We are working on displaying the Winds aloft data.

The EFIS will display lightning and winds aloft data if you have an XM receiver.

Rob...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-16-2017, 12:08 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
1. How do I get the 5600 to display the VOR...

1. How do I get the 5600 to display the VOR course from my 530? I don't have an SL-30; the manual seems to discuss it as the only source for VOR guidance. If I plan a flight using VOR waypoints...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-15-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
Have you tried setting the CDI to NAV1 and then...

Have you tried setting the CDI to NAV1 and then setting the Map Source to Internal Flight plan?

I will make sure it works in the new V15 software.

Rob Hickman
Advanced Flight Systems Inc.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-14-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
I have been flying it for a few months and forget...

I have been flying it for a few months and forget what is new and what was in the old V13 software.

New menus and graphics, XM weather for Canada, Holds on the map, support for our new Electronic...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-14-2017, 11:05 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
We are currently flight testing the new ver 15...

We are currently flight testing the new ver 15 software and should have it released in the next few weeks. We are also releasing a new v15 user manual to go with it.


Rob Hickman
Advanced Flight...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-13-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
The OS version is the actual operating system. ...

The OS version is the actual operating system. The AF-5000 systems have only ever had two versions: OS: 1 is used with the old non touch screen CPU and all touch screen systems have OS: 5

There...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-12-2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
There is no resistor between the GTN and AF-ARINC...

There is no resistor between the GTN and AF-ARINC module, you need to do the following:

1. Finish Painting
2. Install current software
3. Have me come look at, you are only 10 minutes away.

We...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-11-2017, 10:28 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
Mel, The IFD540 and GTN650 both work basically...

Mel,

The IFD540 and GTN650 both work basically the same way, I have both units in my RV-10 and we routinely fly GPS LPV approaches with both units.

When you get the plane back together make sure...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-10-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
Email me a picture of what you are seeing and I...

Email me a picture of what you are seeing and I will tell you what is wrong.

Rob Hickman
Advanced Flight Systems
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-10-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4491/37577344996_95...

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Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-10-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
Fundamentally nothing has changed in the last few...

Fundamentally nothing has changed in the last few years, we have added a new looking interface with the same autopilot modes and buttons. We have added a new TRK mode. In TRK mode the autopilot...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-10-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
Do you have a AF-5600 with Touch screen? Latest...

Do you have a AF-5600 with Touch screen?

Latest Software:
http://dynonavionics.com/af-5000-software-updates.php

For a AF-5600 with Touch (OS5) should be running Vx13.04.11-MV16

Rob...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-09-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
This can easily be done from the EFIS Flight Plan...

This can easily be done from the EFIS Flight Plan Menu:

CDI > GNAV1 Make sure you are displaying the Flight Plan from GPS Navigator
FPL > FILE > SAVE will save the current flight plan displayed on...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-09-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
If you have a AF-5000 system with touch screen...

If you have a AF-5000 system with touch screen and are running recent software you should have a CDI button on the fifth bottom button. With the older software and systems this was labeled CRS. ...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-09-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
This is not correct, the GTN650 will not accept...

This is not correct, the GTN650 will not accept a flight plan from the EFIS. We are working with Avidyne to make the IFD440 and IFR540 accept a flight plan.

Rob Hickman
Advanced Flight Systems.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-06-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
http://dynonavionics.com/includes/guides/advanced/...

http://dynonavionics.com/includes/guides/advanced/AF-5000%20Install%20Manual%20V5.4.pdf (http://dynonavionics.com/includes/guides/advanced/AF-5000%20Install%20Manual%20V5.4.pdf)

Page 95 has the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-06-2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
Give me a call to go over how it works, I am...

Give me a call to go over how it works, I am confused about you saying you are or are not transferring the flight plan from the 530W?

Your EFIS CDI source should be GNAV1 (GPS Navigator). When you...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-16-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
New AF-5000 EFIS Video

We just posted a new video showing some of the AF-5000 EFIS features:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sLkocQk9I70&feature=em-upload_owner

Rob Hickman
Advanced Flight Systems Inc.
N402RH RV-10
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-17-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 61,869
Posted By N402RH
AF-5600 EFIS

This is what a dual screen AF-5600 EFIS looks like at FL280 and 347 KTAS with our turbine engine display, ground speed was 430mph. The pilot likes the EFIS old school look and turned off the SVN. ...
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