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Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-16-2021, 06:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,140
Posted By revenson
Found this thread while replacing my intake hoses...

Found this thread while replacing my intake hoses and gaskets at near 1000 hours. Did not have leaks, just doing preventive maintenance after 10 years.

Searching the part number from Allan's first...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-01-2021, 05:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 453
Posted By revenson
Check the engine page of the EFIS. In the upper...

Check the engine page of the EFIS. In the upper left, OAT is displayed in both C and F.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-10-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,706
Posted By revenson
Vx goes up with density altitude...but very...

Vx goes up with density altitude...but very little.
Forum: APRS Tracking 12-07-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,741
Posted By revenson
Yup, every flight.

Yup, every flight.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-02-2020, 04:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,963
Posted By revenson
To get cooler oil temps, I tried the 'Vetterman...

To get cooler oil temps, I tried the 'Vetterman solution' many years ago. Bought the spring and plunger (with Superior part numbers), but they would not fit in my ECI engine. This surprised me at...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-12-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,355
Posted By revenson
I'm following this thread with interest since I...

I'm following this thread with interest since I have the following engine and would like some confirmation:

Mine is a ECI, 360, parallel-valve, 180hp engine with hot sump, vertical airflow...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-02-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 18,942
Posted By revenson
Walt: Where does one do this AC voltage test? ...

Walt: Where does one do this AC voltage test? At battery + and -?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-16-2019, 05:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,965
Posted By revenson
2019 OSH: Garmin Transponder firmware updates?

Is Garmin doing GTX330 updates at OSH this year (2019)??
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 21,191
Posted By revenson
I'm too fat! Can't get an instructor in my 7 and...

I'm too fat! Can't get an instructor in my 7 and be within aerobatic weight limits.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-18-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 36,558
Posted By revenson
Good ideas in this thread! This was my second...

Good ideas in this thread!
This was my second time installing the fuel pump. First time I needed to remove a pump cooling shroud that had a broken installation tab.

This time I called Tempest to...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-21-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 30,156
Posted By revenson
Yes, there is a bug in the display indication. ...

Yes, there is a bug in the display indication. But it's just in the display. If you go one 'click' negative from '0', it will set the advance correctly at -1.4, even though on a subsequent check,...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-17-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,401
Posted By revenson
Why Long Reach Plugs?

When does one use 'long reach' plugs? Are they used only on angle valve engines?
Forum: ADS-B 11-24-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 39,551
Posted By revenson
The version I tried is still in test mode. It is...

The version I tried is still in test mode. It is not on the website.
Forum: ADS-B 11-23-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 39,551
Posted By revenson
Tried the latest firmware build the other day. ...

Tried the latest firmware build the other day. Went on a 30 minute flight out, then back again after a lunch break. Was in a radar service area the whole flight. Set the ADS-B 'hockey puck' in my...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-23-2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,483
Posted By revenson
Last year I was going to try this after removing...

Last year I was going to try this after removing vernatherm for testing. Bought spring and plunger parts, but discovered the lycoming/superior plunger would not fit my ECI 360. Tried to order an ECI...
Forum: ADS-B 06-07-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 39,551
Posted By revenson
Tim, and others: I commend you for your...

Tim, and others: I commend you for your discernment of the echo issues and efforts to fix. I use the Echo with the GRT Safefly GPS, but have not had the time, inclination, or ability to diagnose...
Forum: RV-14 04-24-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,505
Posted By revenson
Yes. Use a map box. RV'S don't have much storage...

Yes. Use a map box. RV'S don't have much storage space.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-19-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 22,538
Posted By revenson
HP Curiosity

The Titan EXP brochure that came with my engines lists the carburated 360, with 8.5 cylinders at 185 hp, not the 180HP we normally associate with parallel valve 360's.

Bobby Looper, and others, I'm...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-15-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,244
Posted By revenson
Carl, you miss my point. Deakin/Busch recommend...

Carl, you miss my point. Deakin/Busch recommend greater lop leaning of at 80% power than say, 65% power to stay out of the 'red box'.

The previous posts suggest my GRT monitor is not displaying...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-15-2018, 03:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,244
Posted By revenson
Tim and David: You've got me wondering: If I...

Tim and David: You've got me wondering:

If I can't trust the %power display on the lean side, then after finding the 1st cylinder to peak egt from the lean side, how do I know whether I want to go...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-22-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,039
Posted By revenson
"99% UV blocking". Yes, 99%. But of which...

"99% UV blocking". Yes, 99%. But of which wavelengths?

UVB ranges from about 280-320nm.
UVA from from 320-400nm.

I've found one that blocks 99% of 300-400nm.
That covers UVA, but not all of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,039
Posted By revenson
I currently use static cling shades from autozone...

I currently use static cling shades from autozone on the top portion of canopy. I can see through them but not as well as I'd like.

Recently started looking for a static cling film that blocks all...
Forum: ADS-B 01-15-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 53,004
Posted By revenson
Thanks Tim, for your work on this. I'm hope...

Thanks Tim, for your work on this. I'm hope uAvionix appreciates it as well.

I'm using the Echo with GRT EFIS.

Was having repeated baro errors on the faa test. Made a Config change suggested by...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-30-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,400
Posted By revenson
No. Without the jumper in, and with advance shift...

No. Without the jumper in, and with advance shift set to 0 via EICAD, that is the same as the A curve. So then -1.4 (1 click) is slightly retarded from 'A' curve.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-27-2017, 12:17 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,400
Posted By revenson
I've been happy with dual pmags for almost 700...

I've been happy with dual pmags for almost 700 hours on my parallel valve, ECI-360, with 8.5 pistons (with squirters) and vertical AFP injection. I use EICAD (no jumper), but haven't varied from...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-27-2017, 11:27 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,400
Posted By revenson
I suppose I should ask Brad this, but I'm sure...

I suppose I should ask Brad this, but I'm sure some of your know. What is the range for each main curve?

A: The manual says, up to 34 degrees advance, but what is it at max. power situations?

B: ...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-27-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,400
Posted By revenson
I understands that -1.4 from the A curve may...

I understands that -1.4 from the A curve may lower CHT's a bit, but more speed? Bill, Please explain...More speed requires more power, and I think Brad would say to increase the advance for more...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-15-2017, 07:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,260
Posted By revenson
Scott: In your first post, you refer to an "elbow...

Scott: In your first post, you refer to an "elbow check". What is an elbow check?
Forum: Reviews 07-18-2017, 10:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 569
Posted By revenson
Antisplat...Great Customer Service

I have several of Allan's products. Have had nothing but the BEST support from this company. Highly recommended!!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-02-2017, 07:19 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 137,442
Posted By revenson
LOL...love it!!

LOL...love it!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,606
Posted By revenson
I had a similiar issue. Looks like it's time for...

I had a similiar issue. Looks like it's time for a factory check.
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-06-2017, 08:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 17,763
Posted By revenson
Thanks for this info Jim. First I've heard of the...

Thanks for this info Jim. First I've heard of the 'Aviation' Odyssey.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-14-2017, 08:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,314
Posted By revenson
Just installed an ACK E-04. Have experienced 2...

Just installed an ACK E-04. Have experienced 2 activations, each while climbing out of my 7A. I had installed unit between seats so thought we might have hit it with our heels....but I doubt...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-17-2016, 02:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,564
Posted By revenson
Enjoyed reading your last flight Bob. I'm...

Enjoyed reading your last flight Bob. I'm curious, what was your oil temp that cold flight?

And good luck with the 12!.
Forum: ADS-B 11-24-2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 12,489
Posted By revenson
My thoughts exactly, Jack. I have full confidence...

My thoughts exactly, Jack. I have full confidence in Navworx.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-24-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,524
Posted By revenson
Since the above link to my BalanceMaster results...

Since the above link to my BalanceMaster results is no longer active, and because I've had several folks ask, here is my experience and comments from 2014, for what it's worth, with some recent...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-01-2016, 08:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,348
Posted By revenson
I think if u have the latest firmware, the...

I think if u have the latest firmware, the anti-kickback is already built-in.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-18-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,631
Posted By revenson
Bubblehead: Do you have piston oil squirters in...

Bubblehead:
Do you have piston oil squirters in that engine?

Did you previously have another cooler setup that didn't work so well, and if so, what was it?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-16-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,928
Posted By revenson
Congress passes laws, Agencies develop...

Congress passes laws, Agencies develop regulations to implement the laws.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-12-2016, 07:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,299
Posted By revenson
Nice mod. Wish I had thought of that before...

Nice mod. Wish I had thought of that before installing mine. Looks like you also modified the holes surrounding the hose fittings.

Living in the desert southwest, I thought having one might be a...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-26-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,711
Posted By revenson
Dave, would like pics as well. Please check your...

Dave, would like pics as well. Please check your private messages.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-24-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,711
Posted By revenson
What is a "smooth fg pickup point"???

What is a "smooth fg pickup point"???
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 02-04-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 33,619
Posted By revenson
FasGlass: What temps do you see shortly after...

FasGlass: What temps do you see shortly after refueling on a hot day?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2016, 08:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,373
Posted By revenson
Looking good!

Looking good!
Forum: Engine Monitors 01-06-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,996
Posted By revenson
I recall the instructions from GRT are quite...

I recall the instructions from GRT are quite clear, I recommend you follow those closely, however, to start, my numbers 'might' get you closer:
left tank: SF 29; Offset 47
right tank: SF 33; Offset 91
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-01-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 23,751
Posted By revenson
The best I could do at 8000 DA, 2600 rpm: 164...

The best I could do at 8000 DA, 2600 rpm: 164 TAS.
This at: WOT (76% PWR), 9.8 GPH, 1605 lbs, 84.1" CG (some aft of center CG)

Airplane: 7A, ECI parallel valve 360, Vertical Induction, AFP...
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-31-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 23,751
Posted By revenson
What is the rationale for 'negative reflexed...

What is the rationale for 'negative reflexed flaps and ailerons'. Wouldn't that tend to raise the nose? Why would that lower drag or increase speed?
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-13-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,040
Posted By revenson
How's the color rendition?

How's the color rendition?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-30-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,674
Posted By revenson
I like both the physical layout and the app idea.

I like both the physical layout and the app idea.
Forum: Safety 07-04-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,700
Posted By revenson
Paul: Same thing happened to me leaving Eloy a...

Paul: Same thing happened to me leaving Eloy a couple of months ago. Returned to Eloy, found and removed the partially loose rubber, flew back to Ryan, and reinstalled both sides with RTV.
Roger E.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-05-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 14,691
Posted By revenson
[QUOTE=akarmy;930074]Yep Same ones Bill...

[QUOTE=akarmy;930074]Yep Same ones Bill listed.

http://www.mouser.com/ProductDetail/Littelfuse/16670004302/?qs=%2fha2pyFaduiakC2E%2fDTsDSo9RtSnnsbAs7C9d2d6tU%2fTEE87yhfudQ%3d%3d


Does it matter...
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-15-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,395
Posted By revenson
Gil: Oh, maybe not. I thought there had only...

Gil: Oh, maybe not. I thought there had only been two cowls. All I know is that mine is not the new pink one.
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-13-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,395
Posted By revenson
I used 6-32 countersunks. Two each side, but I've...

I used 6-32 countersunks. Two each side, but I've seen folks using only 1. No metal backing for the nutplates, but not a bad idea. So far (400 hrs), so good.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 115,458
Posted By revenson
I don't understand the idea that if a valve fails...

I don't understand the idea that if a valve fails in a closed position, it could lead to blown seals.

Wouldn't the pressure of a closed valve be relieved through the oil return line to the engine?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-01-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 60,605
Posted By revenson
Red face Congrats again. Hope to see you at OSH.

Congrats again. Hope to see you at OSH.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-22-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,524
Posted By revenson
I have completed my second (and last) test of...

I have completed my second (and last) test of this product and have posted new final results, at the above link.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-04-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,630
Posted By revenson
Walt: Does the balance weight location change...

Walt: Does the balance weight location change when balanced at a different rpm? Or is it just the amount of weight that would change when balanced at a different rpm?
Forum: ADS-B 06-02-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 86,517
Posted By revenson
Thanks so much. You are providing a great info...

Thanks so much. You are providing a great info service with this thread!
Forum: ADS-B 06-02-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 86,517
Posted By revenson
Yes. But, my understanding was that if ADS-B...

Yes. But, my understanding was that if ADS-B ground stations are within range, and once the centers have the equipment, ATC could begin, before 2020, to use ADS-B info to provide flight following...
Forum: ADS-B 06-02-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 86,517
Posted By revenson
jdm117: I wasn't intending on getting a...

jdm117: I wasn't intending on getting a certified GPS for a couple of years yet. This article troubles me. Am I correct in understanding that although I do receive traffic and weather, ATC can't...
Forum: ADS-B 06-02-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 86,517
Posted By revenson
Have Navworx ADS600B, with recent factory update...

Have Navworx ADS600B, with recent factory update but without the certified GPS.

Report showed failed SIL, 100%.
Report showed failed eVAL and eVAL NIC, 2.13%
Everything else passed.

I don't know...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-30-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,524
Posted By revenson
Balance Master Test Completed

Recently completed my test of the Balance Master Prop Balancing product. The results are posted at the following:

http://forums.rvairspace.com/post?id=6923720

I have completed my second (and last)...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-24-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,524
Posted By revenson
I just ordered and plan to do before/after...

I just ordered and plan to do before/after testing. Will report results.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-06-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 688
Views: 346,247
Posted By revenson
7A 360 hrs no notch All paved runways No...

7A
360 hrs
no notch
All paved runways
No aerobatics so far
WW200 prop
IO-360 Dual P-Mags

No cracks.
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