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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-09-2022, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By dothetime
Garmin 510

Garmin Sold
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-01-2022, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By dothetime
Price reduced

Price reduced
How about $250
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 10-30-2022, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By dothetime
Garmin 510 GPS for sale

Excellent Garmin 510 GPS
Dash mount, yoke mount, A/C charger, DC charger
Looks and works excellent, original box
2016 data base
This unit receives XM radio and weather with a subscription
Includes...
Forum: Florida (South) 05-25-2022, 09:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 478
Posted By dothetime
KLNA hangar spot

I have a spot in a shared hangar available immediately at KLNA
Small aircraft, RV, Cessna 150, Piper 28
$588 a month long term, no fuel requirement.
Very hard to find a hangar spot in this area...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-30-2022, 03:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,396
Posted By dothetime
D180

I agree with the previous poster
I fly a bubble canopy and have no problem seeing my D180 in sunlight
Must be something wrong with yours.
Repairs by Dynon are flat rate, I believe $450 for the 180
I...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-29-2022, 11:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,396
Posted By dothetime
D180

The upgrade is no longer available
Make sure you have the brightness on the highest setting
Forum: Florida (South) 03-23-2022, 04:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 302
Posted By dothetime
Hangar spot in shared hangar WPB

There may be a hangar spot available in the hangar I rent in the West Palm Beach area
Price is $589 including tax a month
Small aircraft only, RVís,Cherokeeís, Cessna 150, LSAís etc
Contact me if you...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 03-03-2022, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,204
Posted By dothetime
RV12 missing in Florida (March 3, 2022)

My hangar partner Tommy Compana and his girl friend are missing
After departing for Key West Florida on Tuesday March 1
Tail N123RR
He had his locater beacon turned off since it was acting...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-01-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,744
Posted By dothetime
Cart

Thanks for the warning I just emptied my $4000 cart!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-07-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 981
Posted By dothetime
D180

I bought it as a backup when my D180 failed and had to go back for service
As I keep it for that reason itís not for sale at this time
Dave
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-02-2021, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 981
Posted By dothetime
D180

I recently bought. Used one with the wiring harness for $1200
Dave
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 09-27-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,312
Posted By dothetime
Ignition

I have a p-mag and one impulse slick
Iím always worried that the impulse coupler spring will disintegrate so thatís why
Iím looking to add a second EI
Anyone have a Pmag or a Surefly for a 0-200 Iím...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-25-2021, 09:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,573
Posted By dothetime
Tires

I agree with Walt, going for a record will seem trivial when you get a flat on a landing. False economy.
Dave
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-18-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,207
Posted By dothetime
Low airspeed

I have a D180, did you do the zero airspeed calibration?
Check the D180 manual.
Dave
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-16-2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 651
Posted By dothetime
Brakes

I have two new Cleveland 30-9 calipers for sale
$400 for the pair if they work for you
Dave
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-28-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 918
Posted By dothetime
Surefly price increase

Anyone notice the Surefly ignition price were increased $200
Wish I knew, I would have ordered one at the old price.
Anyone know if there is any stock around at the old price?
Thanks
Dave
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-25-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,133
Posted By dothetime
Surefly with acs

Thanks for the info
Dave
Forum: ADS-B 08-25-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,560
Posted By dothetime
Ads b

Pm sent on ads b
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-25-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,133
Posted By dothetime
Surefly with ACS harness

Anyone using the Surefly electronic ignition with a ACS spark plug harness?
Iím thinking of buying a Surefly and want to use my existing ACS harness.
I heard of a bad experience one pilot had with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,037
Posted By dothetime
Tail wheel

How do you legally fly a TW aircraft without the endorsement unless you were grandfathered in?
Dave
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-21-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,784
Posted By dothetime
Brakes

Check the caliper pins to see if the pad is sticking in the pins.
May need a little lube on the pins.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-10-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,876
Posted By dothetime
Rv12

Buy a plane equipped the way you want.
You will be much happier.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-10-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,658
Posted By dothetime
Faa

Time for the EAA and AOPA lawyers to get to work and get this idiocy resolved at Oshkosh!
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-09-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,526
Posted By dothetime
Bad mogas

Update:
Have alternately used 100ll and fresh Mogas in separate tanks with no issues
So the mogas definitely was the problem with the carb float leaking
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-26-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,020
Posted By dothetime
Pressure

Your welcome
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-24-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,020
Posted By dothetime
Pressure

I had the same problem, after checking every hose clamp I put a mechanical pressure gauge on my line going into the carb and found normal pressure
It was my sending unit
Put another one in and my...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 06-23-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,533
Posted By dothetime
Hose

I used a silicone
hose
Probably last forever
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-12-2021, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,526
Posted By dothetime
Mogas

Thanks for the replies
Dave
N601XP
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-12-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,526
Posted By dothetime
Bad Mogas

I also considered some one may have tampered with my fuel but I see nothing or smell anything unusual in the fuel samples.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-12-2021, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,526
Posted By dothetime
Mogas issue

Yes I have the blue epoxy float
I never changed the float level as carb was original untouched for its life.
The carb came back from overhaul shop that set the float level to spec.
I had the same...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-12-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,526
Posted By dothetime
Ethanol free Mogas went bad?

I have an 0-200 that I have been using ethanol free Mogas 90 octane for 7 years, 400 hours.
After finishing an annual from **** that took me 10 weeks, my carb was flooding after shutdown and during...
Forum: Engine Monitors 04-30-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,864
Posted By dothetime
Sensor

Thanks for the info
Forum: Engine Monitors 04-30-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,864
Posted By dothetime
Sensor

I did
Thanks
They only have one 30 psi listed
Iím trying to find out if the resistance range is correct for the D180
Or if anyone has found a suitable substitute
Dave
Forum: Engine Monitors 04-30-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,864
Posted By dothetime
Dynon D180 fuel pressure sensor

Need to get a replacement fuel pressure sensor for my D180
30 psi
VDO
Anyone know of a replacement, part number?
Dynon doesnít sell them anymore
Would like to know the proper resistance...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-25-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 18,318
Posted By dothetime
Battery

Call Dynon
Itís covered for 3 years
Just got mine replaced
They will sell you one, you send yours back and they credit you if itís bad
Dave
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-27-2021, 07:50 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 12,142
Posted By dothetime
MMO

Iíve been using it in the fuel for 30 years in five owned aircraft.
Ercoupe, C150, 28-140, C182, Zenith 601XLB.
Never experienced a stuck valve.
Does it work? I donít know, but it doesnít seem to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-10-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,458
Posted By dothetime
Runup

Donít think running without flying is a good idea.
All that does is promote moisture in the oil which leads to corrosion.
If it doesnít fly, itís better off not running.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-14-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,310
Posted By dothetime
Dothetime

25 years in corrections
No, not as an inmate.
Lieutenant retired. 11 years at Sing Sing.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-14-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,310
Posted By dothetime
Partnerships

I was in a long term partnership in a C182
I can tell you itís much more important to find a compatible partner rather than
Worry about being compensated for your labor involved in your build. As...
Forum: ADS-B 02-03-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,153
Posted By dothetime
Ads b cheap

PM sent on ADS B
Forum: Autopilots 02-01-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 635
Posted By dothetime
SV32 to SV32C

Any way to change the Dynon SV32 to a SV32C capstan?
Is there a capstan kit to change it or does it have to go back to Dynon and how
Much to convert it?
Thanks
Dave
Forum: COMM 01-17-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,301
Posted By dothetime
Garmin

Find a local ham radio operator
He can check your swr and antenna for you
Iím a ham and would be glad to assist a fellow pilot
As far as their claims of the radio putting out 30 wattsI highly doubt...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-13-2021, 04:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 10,159
Posted By dothetime
Pmag

Sorry
My error
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-13-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,715
Posted By dothetime
Nav?

Whatís a NAV?
Just kidding.
Dave
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-13-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 10,159
Posted By dothetime
Pmag

Sounds like goft was reading his issues on the wrong mag.
Looks like there was no issue with the Emag and the problem was with his slick mag.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-10-2021, 01:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 10,159
Posted By dothetime
E-mag

One more thing, if you want to verify if itís a p-mag or e-mag cut the power off by your main power or pull the breaker to the Emag and if the engine quits when you switch the selector to that mag...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-10-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 10,159
Posted By dothetime
Emag

If it was fine for 32 hours and nothing has been touched or changed, do a timing set, and if it is still not working correctly send it in for service.
Setting the timing is a very simple procedure....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,389
Posted By dothetime
BFR during COVID

I know it's not called BFR, but my flight review was due 12/31/2020 and I know the FAA extended it two months to 1/31/2021
I am not comfortable doing the flight review at this time.

So my choices...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 11-27-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,369
Posted By dothetime
Pmag or Surefly wanted

still looking for a used or new Pmag 114 C for a continental 0-200 or a surefly sim4p for an impulse coupled mag
anyone have one they want to turn into cash?
Dave
dothetime@hotmail.com
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-21-2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,421
Posted By dothetime
Stick controls

Aileron trim, elevator trim, PTT
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 11-17-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,024
Posted By dothetime
Surefly

Contact Surefly, I believe they have a tachometer circuit board that they provide.
Donít know if itís free or not.
Dave
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-29-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,281
Posted By dothetime
Insurance

Avemco sent me a invitation for a quote, plus a free hat, so I sent it in.
Avemco $4000. For my $40000 airplane
My broker, Wenk Aviation $1200
I got the free hat!
Dave
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-25-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,033
Posted By dothetime
Transferring settings to a different serial #

I bought a back up D180 and would like to transfer the backup file of configuration to the newly obtained D180
Due to the difference of the serial numbers it wonít let me do it.
Anyone figure out a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-16-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,531
Posted By dothetime
Number change

I was also forced to get a new airworthiness certificate when I applied for a number change.
I was dealing with FAA staff that were totally unfamiliar with experimental aircraft.
They insisted on...
Forum: ADS-B 10-07-2020, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,969
Posted By dothetime
SkyGuardTWX

My Skyguard works perfect, had an issue with my altitude reporting
Incorrectly,sent it back to Don at Skyguard and it was repaired no charge.
Excellent customer service at that time, about two years...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 09-23-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,492
Posted By dothetime
Pmag

He responded to my email
There are physical differences so they are not interchangeable
They can be modified by him but it wouldnít be economically
feasible.
Dave
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 09-23-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,492
Posted By dothetime
Pmag 114C vs 114L

Iím looking for a second PMag used, any one know if there is any difference
between the Lycoming (L) model vs the Continental (C) models.
Can a 114 C be changed to a 114 L and vice versa?
Thanks...
Forum: Autopilots 09-19-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,880
Posted By dothetime
Wallowing

Thanks John
Iíll try it again, I believe it still wallowed but to a lesser degree.
Dave
Forum: Autopilots 09-18-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,880
Posted By dothetime
Thanks Tried that too Worse at lower setting

Thanks
Tried that too
Worse at lower setting
Forum: Autopilots 09-18-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,880
Posted By dothetime
Autopilot

Thanks
Calibrated the compass
Forum: Autopilots 09-18-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,880
Posted By dothetime
D180 autopilot wallowing

I have a D180 with a SV42
Autopilot hunts back and forth when trying to hold a heading
I have the sensitivity at the max(25) after trying all the other settings
Shear screw is good,Torque at...
Forum: Autopilots 09-18-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,142
Posted By dothetime
NMEA

Thanks for the info
Forum: Autopilots 09-17-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,142
Posted By dothetime
NMEA

Thanks, but Iím referring to the Garmin 560 setting for the autopilot.
There are two, fast or slow.
Dave
Forum: Autopilots 09-17-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,142
Posted By dothetime
NMEA fast or slow

I just updated my gps, NMEA fast or slow to Dynon D180?
Canít find it in the Dynon manual.
Updated from an obsolete 496 to an almost obsolete 560
Thanks
Dave
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