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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-24-2022, 08:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,161
Posted By bcondrey
I have personally had (and accepted) an...

I have personally had (and accepted) an unsolicited offer to by an RV-10 that I built, itís been several years ago though.
Forum: Interiors 03-16-2022, 01:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 955
Posted By bcondrey
https://www.aerosportproducts.com/rv-10-products/

https://www.aerosportproducts.com/rv-10-products/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-11-2022, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 945
Posted By bcondrey
Early in the week, Mon-Wed will be the maximum...

Early in the week, Mon-Wed will be the maximum number of RVs on the field. Mon will be the beer fest, Tues is usually the Vans banquet and Wed will be the night air show. Later in the week there...
Forum: RV-14 02-16-2022, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By bcondrey
If theyíre the screws that attach the front and...

If theyíre the screws that attach the front and rear pieces, they are AN507C632R8. The ones that attach the aft fairing piece to the brackets, they are AN507C832R8. Aircraft Spruce is a very common...
Forum: RV-10 02-06-2022, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 559
Posted By bcondrey
You need the kit, not just the tubing. The kit...

You need the kit, not just the tubing. The kit includes a new fascia and valve handle in addition to the extrusion (tubing).
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2022, 11:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,760
Posted By bcondrey
Must not be doing something right with the...

Must not be doing something right with the search…. I just did the search and got 20 in TN and 14 in AL. Just enter the state (or zip code and radius) without any of the other filters. In fact, I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-03-2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,760
Posted By bcondrey
Here’s a link to the EAA Tech Counselor search...

Here’s a link to the EAA Tech Counselor search function:

https://www.eaa.org/eaa/aircraft-building/volunteer-assistance/eaa-technical-counselors/find-an-eaa-technical-counselor
Forum: RV-10 12-26-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,625
Posted By bcondrey
Just to be clear, in addition to the rudder pedal...

Just to be clear, in addition to the rudder pedal mount choice, the seats both recline and are on tracks to move fore/aft. The seat pan & tracks are at an angle, so the further aft you go, the more...
Forum: RV-10 12-26-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,625
Posted By bcondrey
I don’t have measurements handy, but the front...

I don’t have measurements handy, but the front seats recline and are also on sliding tracks (like a car). Additionally, the rudder pedals can be installed in a forward or aft position. I’m 6’1” and...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-27-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,022
Posted By bcondrey
FWIW, I believe the only differences in the...

FWIW, I believe the only differences in the current tail kits vs the original, in addition to addressing service bulletin changes, are that the newer versions have an access panel at the forward end...
Forum: The RV Grin 09-13-2021, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,850
Posted By bcondrey
I have had several friends use Event RV with good...

I have had several friends use Event RV with good results.
Forum: RV-10 07-14-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,226
Posted By bcondrey
It is extremely crowded in Camp Scholler already....

It is extremely crowded in Camp Scholler already. Itís highly likely that anybody arriving now will be camped west of Stits Rd or south of Cedar.
Forum: RV-10 07-13-2021, 08:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,226
Posted By bcondrey
Iím not hosting one this year.

Iím not hosting one this year.
Forum: RV-10 06-18-2021, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,910
Posted By bcondrey
Go over to RV Days at BNW tomorrow, there will...

Go over to RV Days at BNW tomorrow, there will likely be several RV-10s. Iím sure somebody would give you a ride. http://www.wcaircraft.com/boonervday.html
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-17-2021, 09:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,004
Posted By bcondrey
If you look at the Garmin Service Alert,...

If you look at the Garmin Service Alert, installation of vibration isolators are apparently the solution for CubCrafters planes too. Also, per the Garmin doc, this only affects “C” revision units,...
Forum: RV-10 05-29-2021, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,410
Posted By bcondrey
For a variety of reasons, Iím not planning on...

For a variety of reasons, Iím not planning on having the RV-10 dinner this year.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2021, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By bcondrey
The Monday wristband will also get you in on the...

The Monday wristband will also get you in on the Sunday prior to the show. The Sunday wristband would be for the last day of the showÖ
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2021, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By bcondrey
Ed has got it right on parking, a LOT of...

Ed has got it right on parking, a LOT of improvements been made to the Gray lot (NW corner of Camp Scholler) and that will be primary public parking and now has an entrance directly off Poberezney...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 974
Posted By bcondrey
You might stop by W&C up at BNW (Boone), they...

You might stop by W&C up at BNW (Boone), they provide a range of services from allowing individuals to build there to full build assist, etc. There are always RV folks around there! Cleveland Tools...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-31-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,663
Posted By bcondrey
Take a look at the differences on the...

Take a look at the differences on the performance. Service ceiling is a LOT higher with the iS engine. Much higher service ceiling also. Downside is that it costs more and the completed airplane...
Forum: RV-14 01-27-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,767
Posted By bcondrey
If you use ProSeal, it will take longer to fully...

If you use ProSeal, it will take longer to fully cure than RTV. Works great, but it does need to fully cure. Upside is that itís paintable and wonít contaminate a surface like RTV will.
Forum: Autopilots 12-12-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 650
Posted By bcondrey
That is indeed how theyíre supposed to be -...

That is indeed how theyíre supposed to be - thatís how it senses torque being applied.
Forum: Painting your RV 08-17-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,188
Posted By bcondrey
The part youíre trying to color match is not...

The part youíre trying to color match is not something that came from Vans already powder coated. The powder coated parts are usually steel, Iím not aware of any aluminum parts that they powder...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-09-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,431
Posted By bcondrey
There are dimpled nutplates available from Van?s,...

There are dimpled nutplates available from Van?s, they are supplied in the RV-12 kits. They have a ?D? suffix (i.e. K1000-08D). Not sure what additional sizes are available, as others have said,...
Forum: RV-10 11-30-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,212
Posted By bcondrey
925 and 925L are physically the same size but the...

925 and 925L are physically the same size but the terminals are reversed. Most folks mount these on their side with the terminals up and facing the pilot (left) side of the plane. In that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-29-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,060
Posted By bcondrey
I?ve been using one of these for quite a while...

I?ve been using one of these for quite a while for both AC and other projects. Several friends have also purchased one for their own use. https://www.eham.net/reviews/detail/7294

They are...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,992
Posted By bcondrey
Actually, there are no preview plans for the...

Actually, there are no preview plans for the RV-10 and later models, the plans on USB are the same as the build plans. All are 11x17 pages with directions and drawings integrated.

Earlier models...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-16-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,513
Posted By bcondrey
Vans supplied cables are CableCraft brand. ...

Vans supplied cables are CableCraft brand. California Push Pull at https://push-pull.com/ is a CableCraft distributor and can make whatever length and throw you need. You can also get the higher...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-14-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 781
Posted By bcondrey
I have a soft copy of the toolbox plans if you...

I have a soft copy of the toolbox plans if you need them
Forum: RV-10 09-04-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,620
Posted By bcondrey
The 4? flange is in the FWF kit, not the baffle...

The 4? flange is in the FWF kit, not the baffle kit.
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-01-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,557
Posted By bcondrey
Pretty sure these are all variants of the same...

Pretty sure these are all variants of the same basic product - self fusing silicone tape. First time I discovered it, it was the Rescue Tape product. It?s now widely available under different...
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-01-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,557
Posted By bcondrey
Probably Rescue Tape. You can find it from...

Probably Rescue Tape. You can find it from numerous places including ACS and probably also locally for much less money.
Forum: RV-10 08-27-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,582
Posted By bcondrey
The aircraft appears to have received its AW cert...

The aircraft appears to have received its AW cert back in 2007. It?s certainly possible that Lord adhesive was used but it?s relative widespread use in RV-10s didn?t start until several years later...
Forum: RV-14 08-11-2019, 07:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,836
Posted By bcondrey
LEDs in the Honeywell switches are dimmable but...

LEDs in the Honeywell switches are dimmable but you need to use a PWM (Pulse Width Modulated) dimmer, not vary the voltage (like you use with incandescent lamps).
Forum: RV-10 08-01-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,237
Posted By bcondrey
I guess I?ll take the contrarian position...

I guess I?ll take the contrarian position here...

We all know what brand new QB wings cost, and if these were directly comparable, you might get close to that price. That said, brand new QB wings...
Forum: RV-10 07-21-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,681
Posted By bcondrey
No definitive end time, whenever food is gone,...

No definitive end time, whenever food is gone, people leave or ??? Usually there are people hanging around until 9:00-10:00 or even later some years
Forum: RV-10 07-17-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,681
Posted By bcondrey
I believe you can park in the blue lot. You?d...

I believe you can park in the blue lot. You?d then walk toward the main entrance and turn right on Forest Home. This leads into the campground area, follow it to Lindbergh and turn left on...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-15-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 918
Posted By bcondrey
Heads up: OSH Camp Scholler

Public Service Announcement

There have been a number of improvements on the Scholler grounds causing streets to be physically renumbered. 40th St is one block west of Deischer this year. ...
Forum: RV-10 07-12-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,681
Posted By bcondrey
Location for the event is between 44th and 45th...

Location for the event is between 44th and 45th about 7 sites south of Lindbergh in Camp Scholler.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-08-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,600
Posted By bcondrey
The Vans baffle kits are all 2024-T3

The Vans baffle kits are all 2024-T3
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-30-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,871
Posted By bcondrey
SteinAir. FWIW, they also build the wiring...

SteinAir. FWIW, they also build the wiring harnesses supplied by Van?s.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,889
Posted By bcondrey
This is essentially how it?s done with the stock...

This is essentially how it?s done with the stock RV-10 cowl.
Forum: Midwest 06-18-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By bcondrey
Better make sure the airport will be open. I?ve...

Better make sure the airport will be open. I?ve heard that there?s a major runway project getting ready to happened that will have things shut down for quite a while...
Forum: RV-10 06-07-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,217
Posted By bcondrey
As Bob L. said, there are a couple of relatively...

As Bob L. said, there are a couple of relatively small groups of RV-10 folks in Scholler but in our groups? case, we?ve been camping together for many years and get there very early because we are...
Forum: RV-10 06-04-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,681
Posted By bcondrey
It?s quite a distance between the events but...

It?s quite a distance between the events but there are numerous folks that make the trek.
Forum: RV-10 06-04-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,681
Posted By bcondrey
2019 OSH RV-10 Dinner & Social 7/21

RV-10 flyers, builders and wannabes Save the Date. We will again be hosting an RV-10 OSH gathering on 7/21 (Sunday before show start) starting at 5:30 and running until ??? According to our records,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,251
Posted By bcondrey
FWIW, my experience with a PROPERLY INSTALLED...

FWIW, my experience with a PROPERLY INSTALLED Archer Nav antenna is that it?s performance is on par for VOR, LOC and GS with externally mounted traditional antennas. I freely admit that I have a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,251
Posted By bcondrey
Use a diplexer and just split it off the Archer...

Use a diplexer and just split it off the Archer nav signal - works great.
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-12-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,390
Posted By bcondrey
On an RV-10, for the B&C oil filter adapter...

On an RV-10, for the B&C oil filter adapter there?s a requirement for a spacer to clear the engine mount. When combining this with an SD-20 there?s a spacer kit (includes a replacement shear...
Forum: RV-10 11-08-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,654
Posted By bcondrey
So, 2 different things being discussed... 1) a...

So, 2 different things being discussed...

1) a warning system to ensure the front and back pins are engaged is provided with the kit. It uses magnets in the pins and reed switches to detect them. ...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-07-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,197
Posted By bcondrey
Can?t go wrong with SteinAir. They are price...

Can?t go wrong with SteinAir. They are price competitive and support after the sale is outstanding!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-03-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,195
Posted By bcondrey
There isn?t a governor bracket for the RV-10...

There isn?t a governor bracket for the RV-10 (only Van?s kit with a 540). The cable passes through a grommet the throttle bracket, attaches to an aluminum bracket below the left front baffle and...
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-22-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,272
Posted By bcondrey
The GAD 27 has inputs for flap power and ground...

The GAD 27 has inputs for flap power and ground and outputs to drive the flap motor all on the same terminal strip (TB273). screws 5&6 are power&ground, screws 7&8 are the outputs to the flap motor.
Forum: RV-14 09-01-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,416
Posted By bcondrey
Would a Type 3 valve be easier?

Would a Type 3 valve be easier?
Forum: Autopilots 08-12-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,293
Posted By bcondrey
As said, integration is mostly via ARINC wiring...

As said, integration is mostly via ARINC wiring (look at the 430W diagram). I would however verify the servo compatibility. I know the Digiflight autopilots used the same servos as the Sorcerer but...
Forum: RV-10 08-04-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,481
Posted By bcondrey
Keep in mind that only the front seats come from...

Keep in mind that only the front seats come from Vans with foam and all that?s needed is covering. The rear seats in a -10 are very similar to other Vans models - you build a seat back from aluminum...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,568
Posted By bcondrey
The lot did change - in prior years it was the...

The lot did change - in prior years it was the ?Orange? lot which was public parking. Things shifted around a bit this year and it is now part of the ?G? Lot. Lettered lots are permit only and...
Forum: RV-10 07-19-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,099
Posted By bcondrey
I?m happy to announce that RV-10 HQ in Camp...

I?m happy to announce that RV-10 HQ in Camp Scholler is now listed in Google Maps if you search for RV-10 🙂
Forum: RV-10 07-13-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,099
Posted By bcondrey
Post #1 updated with exact location. Short...

Post #1 updated with exact location. Short story: Between Deischer and 51st, south of Lindbergh several sites - almost to Elm.
Forum: RV-10 07-10-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,019
Posted By bcondrey
I?ll be there until the Monday or Tuesday after...

I?ll be there until the Monday or Tuesday after the show. Just about any evening there are usually a few RV-10 folks that stop by the camp site (where the RV-10 dinner will be) all week long.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-10-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,886
Posted By bcondrey
I ran into Larry a few weeks ago and that very...

I ran into Larry a few weeks ago and that very subject came up. He used a syringe and needle from a farm supply store and injected micro into the rivet heads. Subject came up while he was looking...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-05-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,800
Posted By bcondrey
CPC series 2 connectors (8-63 pin) use standard...

CPC series 2 connectors (8-63 pin) use standard d-sub pins & sockets. The other CPC series use different pins.
Forum: RV-10 07-04-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,099
Posted By bcondrey
You don?t need a wristband or tickets to get in...

You don?t need a wristband or tickets to get in to Camp Scholler. There will NOT be room for parking at our sites and there WILL be a large crowd, so if you?re camping on the grounds somewhere...
Forum: RV-10 06-27-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,099
Posted By bcondrey
Post #1 updated with a few more details. Again,...

Post #1 updated with a few more details. Again, please let us know if you (and number of guests) are coming so we have enough food...
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