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Forum: RV-10 04-02-2021, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,133
Posted By karrelsj
The little latches make good keychains.

The little latches make good keychains.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-22-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 222
Posted By karrelsj
G3x, gtn650, gmc507 holds and approaches

https://youtu.be/XDcCx8zhLBU
Forum: RV-10 03-22-2021, 08:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 597
Posted By karrelsj
https://youtu.be/XDcCx8zhLBU jeffkarrels on...

https://youtu.be/XDcCx8zhLBU

jeffkarrels on IG

https://karrelsj.blogspot.com
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-14-2021, 06:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 278
Posted By karrelsj
RV 10: Test Flights 8 and 9 (Stalls)

https://youtu.be/7wiHTh9l04s
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-01-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 510
Posted By karrelsj
RV 10: Test Flights 6 and 7

https://youtu.be/CWXUA68FQe8
Forum: Flight Testing 02-15-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,928
Posted By karrelsj
Not really a comment on if you should or should...

Not really a comment on if you should or should not be the one to fly the maiden flight. I had little question from day one that I was going to be the one flying the maiden flight. I carefully...
Forum: RV-10 02-15-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,242
Posted By karrelsj
Here is where I ended up on my final...

Here is where I ended up on my final rigging:
https://karrelsj.blogspot.com/2020/12/final-rigging.html

It is possible to get everything into the limits Vans has in their manual. I too had a little...
Forum: COMM 02-15-2021, 08:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By karrelsj
I have not worried too much about this one or...

I have not worried too much about this one or spent too much time debugging, but I did have one finding over the weekend. There does appear to be something with auto selection of stereo vs mono. One...
Forum: RV-10 02-09-2021, 06:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By karrelsj
By the way. The reason I was going with plugs was...

By the way. The reason I was going with plugs was because of the differential at :10 vs 1:10. The intake leak is also an interesting point though. i.e. is there something that heated up and expanded...
Forum: RV-10 02-08-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By karrelsj
Would you mind overlaying MAP onto that EGT graph...

Would you mind overlaying MAP onto that EGT graph and zooming into the window that spans just past the event? What does it look like at 15" or 12", or did you pull from cruise to idle? Also, where is...
Forum: COMM 02-08-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By karrelsj
GMA 245 + audio recording

g3xpert and Garmin peeps...

I have a GMA245 and it functions well, audio is crisp and clear. That is until I start messing with audio recording. In order to record audio I have an NFlight bump in...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-07-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 420
Posted By karrelsj
RV10: Test Flight 5

https://youtu.be/RXosg0drXVo
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-31-2021, 07:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 352
Posted By karrelsj
RV 10: Flight Test 4

https://youtu.be/phHM4x44lds

6.7 TT. A very busy airspace, but overall productive flight. With extended time on the ground I worked on ground leaning procedures a bit and that turned out well with a...
Forum: RV-10 01-28-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 326
Posted By karrelsj
GTN650 Software 6.71 - Change log request

My GTN loader SD cards are sitting in the hangar. Has anyone installed 6.71 yet, and does anyone have the change log on what is in this release?

Asked another way, is this the complete change...
Forum: RV-10 01-28-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,004
Posted By karrelsj
I have the zip tips winglet design. I have flown...

I have the zip tips winglet design. I have flown them. I have absolutely no idea how they impact flight performance as I have flown them since first flight. I was really in it for the integrated...
Forum: RV-10 01-28-2021, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By karrelsj
I taped my elevator in the neutral position, set...

I taped my elevator in the neutral position, set my flaps to reflex, clamped my ailerons to my flaps, and then aligned my wingtips to that. i.e. in cruise flight while in reflex the trailing edge is...
Forum: Reviews 01-27-2021, 11:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,495
Posted By karrelsj
FlyEFII System 32

Figured I would start a thread for it because as I was making decisions I had a hard time finding information.

I have a RV10 (Flying) running a Lycoming Thunderbolt (horizontal sump), FM-300R, with...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-26-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 580
Posted By karrelsj
Nice. Congrats!

Nice. Congrats!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-26-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 743
Posted By karrelsj
If you truly like to hear what is going on watch...

If you truly like to hear what is going on watch the second half of this one: https://youtu.be/HHVMhAOgvbI
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,269
Posted By karrelsj
I will run some tests on mine Saturday and get...

I will run some tests on mine Saturday and get back to you.
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2021, 08:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,269
Posted By karrelsj
UPDATE: Don't listen to me on this one. I need to...

UPDATE: Don't listen to me on this one. I need to verify my settings. I think I updated after this backup because of the note in the manual about autotrim on the GSA-28s. I will verify this...
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,269
Posted By karrelsj
I have not noticed any problems with my trim (VPX...

I have not noticed any problems with my trim (VPX passed through the GSA-28s) but I am still in Phase I and only have 5 hours so take that with a grain of salt. That said, this thread reminds me of...
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2021, 06:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,508
Posted By karrelsj
I went dual ETX-960VNTs in the stock location...

I went dual ETX-960VNTs in the stock location (with a custom bracket). I have a MTV-9 up front. Here is a link to my weight and...
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2021, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 944
Posted By karrelsj
Nice work! I have similar. On this topic, has...

Nice work! I have similar. On this topic, has anyone created the ACE files for the G3X checklist window? I am also the laminated paper type, but I have recently put my checklists into Foreflight and...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-26-2021, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 743
Posted By karrelsj
RV 10 First Flight Video

Title says it. Let's get more test flight videos in here!

https://youtu.be/l3XaopQm2C0
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-14-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,494
Posted By karrelsj
I should have searched this forum sooner! I was...

I should have searched this forum sooner! I was having trouble getting my G3X to control my GTN650 nav radio. Everything else is working and that was the last thing. I debugged all of the wires, all...
Forum: RV-10 10-07-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,039
Posted By karrelsj
Welding a new cross member

The funny thing is that if az_gila would have posted the link to my page rather than just the image you would have the full write up of the cross member clearance issue.

Rhonda from BPE sells the...
Forum: RV-10 08-30-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,403
Posted By karrelsj
I was obviously joking about the power cable...

I was obviously joking about the power cable (rope). It is tempting to reach out to have some pedals made, but at this point I am limiting changes as I want to get in the air!
Forum: RV-10 08-30-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,641
Posted By karrelsj
I went with a Thunderbolt and I have really...

I went with a Thunderbolt and I have really enjoyed the experience. I am not going to speak badly of anyone else, but I did have contact issues with other providers. In the end, it was really counter...
Forum: RV-10 08-28-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,403
Posted By karrelsj
Nice. Those look really nice. I had talked to...

Nice. Those look really nice. I had talked to Paul last year, but my build schedule and his release schedule did not line up. Looking at this photo makes me really second guess my decision to just...
Forum: RV-10 05-14-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,353
Posted By karrelsj
I went with a full Beringer setup. They are on...

I went with a full Beringer setup. They are on sale right now too!

http://karrelsj.blogspot.com/2017/03/beringer-brake-kit-arrival.html
Forum: RV-10 04-14-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,447
Posted By karrelsj
The Partain driver helped me bring the fuse into...

The Partain driver helped me bring the fuse into the garage, but his truck overhead hoist was broken. We drove around looking for a new parts for his hoist, but we ended up offloading it by hand. I...
Forum: RV-10 04-12-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,905
Posted By karrelsj
Bill.Peyton, is that an inline fuse on your...

Bill.Peyton, is that an inline fuse on your backup alternator b-lead?
Forum: RV-10 04-12-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,905
Posted By karrelsj
I have the same setup as Bill. I did go back and...

I have the same setup as Bill. I did go back and forth with installing a 90 degree B&C adapter with the Plane Power FS1-14. Ultimately it ended up being too much of a pain, and the oil filter in its...
Forum: RV-10 04-09-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,143
Posted By karrelsj
Here is what I ended up doing:...

Here is what I ended up doing: http://karrelsj.blogspot.com/2017/02/fuselage-stand.html You cannot see it, but I built a cross bar in the back once I got the fuselage onto the stand.

That was...
Forum: RV-10 01-06-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,170
Posted By karrelsj
I have one you can have if you didn't find one...

I have one you can have if you didn't find one yet.
Forum: RV-10 11-25-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,667
Posted By karrelsj
I have nothing bad to say about BPE, I hope that...

I have nothing bad to say about BPE, I hope that when I get an overhaul that I can get BPE to do it. With that said, I went with a Lycoming Thunderbolt (and I am very happy). Here was my...
Forum: RV-10 08-17-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,097
Posted By karrelsj
I have nothing great to add to this thread as of...

I have nothing great to add to this thread as of yet, but I can tell you where I am at in this process. On July 3rd I ordered a Thunderbolt YIO-540-EXP. 9.1:1 Compression, Roller Tappets, Dynamic...
Forum: RV-10 05-30-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,271
Posted By karrelsj
Maybe you are the reason they are too busy to...

Maybe you are the reason they are too busy to reply to me ;)

Just kidding. My experience is just that, my experience. Please go out and chat with Rhonda.
Forum: RV-10 05-28-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,271
Posted By karrelsj
I have heard some great things about BPE engines....

I have heard some great things about BPE engines. I unfortunately never got the great feeling that everyone else had. I contacted them late in 2016, and it took a couple of weeks to make contact. I...
Forum: RV-10 01-05-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,674
Posted By karrelsj
Would you mind attaching or posting a link to the...

Would you mind attaching or posting a link to the newsletter that you are talking about?
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