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Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-08-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,370
Posted By flysrv10
Here is another...

Here is another option:

https://www.aerolab.it/acccessories/
Forum: Autopilots 10-02-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By flysrv10
I had to replace the aileron's diagonal bracing...

I had to replace the aileron's diagonal bracing on my 10 with Garmin bracket. Not sure if other models will be the same.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-01-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By flysrv10
Here is the setting Rob Hickman sent me. ...

Here is the setting Rob Hickman sent me. Hopefully it uploaded.
Forum: GPS 09-30-2021, 04:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
I have owned a IFD540 since they introduced it. ...

I have owned a IFD540 since they introduced it. No issues whatsoever.
Garmin TXP45R does not accept the GPS portion form IFD so plan on getting a Garmin position source device if you mix equipment.
Forum: Interiors 09-26-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By flysrv10
I may be able to help. Not promising since I...

I may be able to help. Not promising since I have not done this before but internet sez I can.

Send you DXF file to flysr10 at gmail and I see what I can do.
Forum: RV-14 09-25-2021, 04:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,833
Posted By flysrv10
Aerosport LEDs. mounts on the cowl. Works and...

Aerosport LEDs. mounts on the cowl. Works and looks very clean. easy to install with the supplied template.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-24-2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By flysrv10
TSO verses Experimental?

TSO verses Experimental?
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-24-2021, 04:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By flysrv10
Please check your PM.

Please check your PM.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-19-2021, 04:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By flysrv10
Interested in CAS and harness display if you are...

Interested in CAS and harness display if you are willing to part it out. Thanks.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2021, 07:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,724
Posted By flysrv10
yep. Inflate off the axel and compare with...

yep. Inflate off the axel and compare with mounted/loaded. I think that would be max tire pressure you would use. No?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2021, 06:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,724
Posted By flysrv10
Here is a tire pressure chart based on size and...

Here is a tire pressure chart based on size and number of plus.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-04-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,716
Posted By flysrv10
I took a IFR currency check with him. My...

I took a IFR currency check with him. My condolences to his family and friends.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2021, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks for the reply. The site sez email and...

Thanks for the reply. The site sez email and phone contact have been discontinued?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By flysrv10
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,484
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you for the confirmation and additional...

Thank you for the confirmation and additional info.
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 07:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,484
Posted By flysrv10
Now I know why I ask this forum for opinion! ...

Now I know why I ask this forum for opinion! Thank you. Sounds just right. Can you post a closeup pic?

My handles are thick and have good screw penetration. Searched for a long time to find...
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 06:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,484
Posted By flysrv10
That is exactly what I am looking to do. I...

That is exactly what I am looking to do. I thought of putting it below the window but it does not seem to provide as much balance once you step on the wing.
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 06:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,484
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks Larry. Do you or anyone else remember the...

Thanks Larry. Do you or anyone else remember the location of the solid areas in the top cover?

The magnet is just for the finish look of the big washer. It is chrome plated on the outside. magnet...
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 06:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,484
Posted By flysrv10
Handle above RV10 window

Found a pair of thick stainless cabinet handle to install above the rear windows for balancing while climbing on top of the wing. Would love to hear from those that have been through this...
Forum: RV-15 08-28-2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,318
Posted By flysrv10
Meant to say NOT getting younger. Sorry to...

Meant to say NOT getting younger. Sorry to disappoint everyone. I do not have a magic potion.
Forum: RV-15 08-28-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,318
Posted By flysrv10
Do this thing fast. We are getting younger! ...

Do this thing fast. We are getting younger! Thank you.
Forum: RV-15 08-28-2021, 06:58 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,318
Posted By flysrv10
I second that. All in favor..........

I second that. All in favor..........
Forum: Autopilots 08-18-2021, 05:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 597
Posted By flysrv10
You re correct RV10. For some reason, I forget...

You re correct RV10. For some reason, I forget that not all RVs are alike!
Forum: Autopilots 08-18-2021, 04:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 597
Posted By flysrv10
Intersting...I had to replace the diagonal...

Intersting...I had to replace the diagonal bracket in the roll servo with Garmin bracket. The holes matched but the bracket interfered with the servo.
Forum: RV-15 07-31-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,318
Posted By flysrv10
In contrast, I had zero damage to my parts. Not...

In contrast, I had zero damage to my parts. Not even a hairline scratch.
Forum: RV-15 07-31-2021, 10:52 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,318
Posted By flysrv10
I do see your point as we are buying parts and...

I do see your point as we are buying parts and not a finished plane. So you donít think the plastic protection they already use can keep the pre-finished parts safe? Certainly, you and I will not...
Forum: RV-15 07-31-2021, 08:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,318
Posted By flysrv10
RV15-suggestion to Van

With the price of paint and paint shop labor sky rocketing, Wouldn't be great if RV15 kit came with pre-finished skins, the same as as https://www.vashonaircraft.com.

It will help speed up...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 07-07-2021, 06:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 436
Posted By flysrv10
You might also be able to dig out the space...

You might also be able to dig out the space between the fuel cap ring and the fuel tank flange and reseal. Worked for me.
Forum: RV-10 06-30-2021, 05:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,509
Posted By flysrv10
A conduit on each side of the fuselage from...

A conduit on each side of the fuselage from behind the baggage bulkhead passed the rear seats, under the baggage floor, will accommodate all you can install. everything else can be routed without the...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-24-2021, 06:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,057
Posted By flysrv10
Make sure you have only one washer and the right...

Make sure you have only one washer and the right thickness washer under the vernatherm.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-17-2021, 05:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
Got a new GSU25 and a roll servo. Apparently the...

Got a new GSU25 and a roll servo. Apparently the roll servo was doing something weird on the network.

I still don't pass the vibration test but I no longer have G3X command a right steep climbing...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-10-2021, 04:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 479
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks. The graphics look outdated so I...

Thanks. The graphics look outdated so I dismissed it. I guess the key sentence is "To be valid, the approach target AOA must be between the minimum visible (green) and caution alert (yellow...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-09-2021, 03:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 772
Posted By flysrv10
John, can you add another data line "I did not...

John, can you add another data line "I did not mount GSU 25 to back of GDU display and had issues"? Or "I mounted on Sub Panel and had issues" Thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-09-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 479
Posted By flysrv10
G3X AOA calibration

RV10: Having a heck of a time calibrating Approach Target AOA Calibration, the DOT. I have cleared all settings and started over three times and it sez unable to calibrate or something like that....
Forum: Florida (South) 05-09-2021, 05:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 712
Posted By flysrv10
How about Marathon? No hangar space?

How about Marathon? No hangar space?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-08-2021, 07:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
I agree. I did not locate it on the back of the...

I agree. I did not locate it on the back of the 460 for the same reason.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-08-2021, 05:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
I have good clearance between the cowl and...

I have good clearance between the cowl and fuselage. Don't feel excessive vibration, nothing more than any other RV I have flown. Garmin sez it is an "unusual" case.

If you want to be safe, I...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-07-2021, 03:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
That is exactly where mine is mounted. Good to...

That is exactly where mine is mounted. Good to know that it should work. Garmin is coming through with a replacement AHARS. I am hoping that is it.

Thank you everyone for sharing your...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 06:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
I took off on partial power and the efis did not...

I took off on partial power and the efis did not fail. Donít recall the rpm setting possibly a little more than 50% power. I have surely so the plugs are all good, idles well. I do notice less...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 05:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks Walt. All connectors tight as tik. All...

Thanks Walt. All connectors tight as tik. All bolts tight. Wires supported.

My plane runs pretty smooth but I figured prop balance will eliminate one possibility and it can't hurt.

I have pulled...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 03:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
Have it scheduled on Tuesday. It has been...

Have it scheduled on Tuesday. It has been balanced once before with no noticeable improvements. Thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks for the input. Makes me feel better. ...

Thanks for the input. Makes me feel better. Garmin is suggesting that I may need to relocate it. Not a simple job to butcher the harness.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
I have been talking to them but I hate to say,...

I have been talking to them but I hate to say, they are slow in responding. I am traveling for the summer and due to this issue, I am unable to file IFR.

Thanks for sharing your installation...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By flysrv10
Garmin GSU 25 (AHARS) failed vibration test

My newly installed Garmin G3X system fails the vibration test. The AHARS (GSU25) is mounted as recommended by Garmin on the sub panel, right in front of the pilot near the top skin. Mounted as...
Forum: Reviews 05-06-2021, 04:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 755
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you Superior Air Parts

On of my new Millennium cylinders installed at the end of 2019 showed oil in the lower plug. Within three emails, a new cylinder assembly is being shipped to me under warranty. No interrogation, no...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 659
Posted By flysrv10
Not sure about display on IFD from sky view but...

Not sure about display on IFD from sky view but any 232 pin with the right format should work.

GPS FUEL COMPUTER PINS

IFD-540** P1001****************
GPS RS-232 Out 1************
GPS RS-232 *In...
Forum: ADS-B 04-25-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By flysrv10
i think it is ADSB+ G2

i think it is ADSB+ G2
Forum: Autopilots 04-21-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By flysrv10
The diagonal bracing on the roll servo will...

The diagonal bracing on the roll servo will definitely not work.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-10-2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,300
Posted By flysrv10
Yep, pro seal. No matter what the problem is,...

Yep, pro seal. No matter what the problem is, pro seal is your answer.
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-25-2021, 04:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,392
Posted By flysrv10
Here you go.

Here you go.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 12:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 613
Posted By flysrv10
I have an AP switch and I have it on during the...

I have an AP switch and I have it on during the update. So far still stuck under AFCS update without the SD card inserted.

Magnitometer has failed. No further info on it on G3X. Servos have good...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 613
Posted By flysrv10
It is stuck on AFCS (Automatic flight control...

It is stuck on AFCS (Automatic flight control system?) update even after removing the power and the SD card. I will get more info based on your suggestion. Thank you.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 613
Posted By flysrv10
G3X STUCK ON AFCS UPDATE FOR 45 MIN.

How long will it take for a G3x Touch V8.72 software update? Mine has been stuck for a 45 min and says do not remove power. Thanks.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-19-2021, 05:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,441
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you all for your replies.

Thank you all for your replies.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-18-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,441
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you. Any 10k dimmer? Typical Amazon? Any...

Thank you. Any 10k dimmer? Typical Amazon? Any particular brand.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-18-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,441
Posted By flysrv10
G3X and dimmers

Anyone connecting G3x to dimmers? If so, what brand and model dimmer you would recommend. Thank you.
Forum: Reviews 02-26-2021, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,121
Posted By flysrv10
I have their headliner, specifically custom...

I have their headliner, specifically custom fabricated to delete the overhead vents. I aim thrilled with the way it turned out.

As mentioned, first time for anything takes a lot of patience and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2021, 05:34 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 20,309
Posted By flysrv10
Amazing. I envy you guys..

Amazing. I envy you guys..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2021, 05:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,203
Posted By flysrv10
Congratulation Barbara. I will miss your...

Congratulation Barbara. I will miss your friendly voice over the phone. I always felt that I was talking to a family member while ordering my parts.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-06-2021, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,109
Posted By flysrv10
Also South Florida Sport Aviation.

Also South Florida Sport Aviation.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-24-2021, 04:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 928
Posted By flysrv10
Look for part no M3015. The Slick document does...

Look for part no M3015. The Slick document does not say if it is a slotted screw.
Forum: RV-14 12-26-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,149
Posted By flysrv10
Check with Oregone Aero and South Florida Sports.

Check with Oregone Aero and South Florida Sports.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-18-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,082
Posted By flysrv10
Try Charles at CopaAir in Indian Town. ...

Try Charles at CopaAir in Indian Town. Reasonable rates and qualified staff. No nickel and dimes. Closed on Mondays.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-14-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,746
Posted By flysrv10
Piece of tape. Will accommodate all washer sizes.

Piece of tape. Will accommodate all washer sizes.
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