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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-25-2021, 08:12 PM
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Posted By Kb8qho
Attitude indicator

Sent PM for Attitude indicator
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-25-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,786
Posted By Kb8qho
Attitude indicator

Sent PM for indicator
Forum: RV-4 01-08-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
Thumbs up Landings

Correct answer was all the above. However the gear was set at 2 degrees toe in. I re-drilled for just under 1/2 a degree. The plane behaves nicely now. The amount of toe in was way too much and made...
Forum: RV-4 01-04-2021, 09:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
prop and gear

The propeller change is mainly just a weight thing, I went from metal to composite and lost weight up front.
I found a problem with the landing gear, I do not know if this is contributing to the...
Forum: RV-4 12-24-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
nice video, you should always touch down at about...

nice video, you should always touch down at about stall speed regardless of approach speed. You will just burn up more runway waiting for it to slow down if approach is too fast. This plane just...
Forum: RV-4 12-13-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
this 1/2 inch toe in or out you are talking...

this 1/2 inch toe in or out you are talking about, What length is this measured in.
Is it from the front of brake disk to the back of the disk?
Forum: RV-4 12-12-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
Well I pushed the plane backward about 1 aircraft...

Well I pushed the plane backward about 1 aircraft length and the gear spread one and a half inches. Pulled it forward the same amount and the gear closed back up.
So I guess there toed in a bit. I...
Forum: RV-4 12-07-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
Just cannot get good landings with this plane....

Just cannot get good landings with this plane. Maybe next time out Ill try no flap landings.
Forum: RV-4 11-30-2020, 05:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
My old one had manual flaps, I could dump them...

My old one had manual flaps, I could dump them quickly.
need to move the flap switch on this one from the panel to the stick.
Hard to get them up. Thank you all for the input.
Forum: RV-4 11-29-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
70 over the fence, tried 3 point and tail low...

70 over the fence, tried 3 point and tail low wheel landings.
good point on cg and weight.
I just put a Cato 3 Blade on it and the problem seemed to have gotten worse
after that. I had a metal...
Forum: RV-4 11-29-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,860
Posted By Kb8qho
long leg rv4 landing

I got a rv4 with the long legs. The one before this one had short legs.
Cannot seem to get good landings on this one. Seems to want to do a lot
of skipping down the runway. Can anyone who has a long...
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