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Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-07-2022, 04:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 595
Posted By BH1166
Keep the filter on…. No way that little mix of...

Keep the filter on…. No way that little mix of oil could be noticeable, and the filters are not oil type specific.
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-07-2022, 07:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 708
Posted By BH1166
Not as big of a draw as you would think. 30...

Not as big of a draw as you would think. 30 years, this is best you can buy. Fits your needs. You could bump up to 60 model, but no real ...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 12-06-2022, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By BH1166
FYI you can purchase the ipad 4 128GB...

FYI you can purchase the ipad 4 128GB cellular/wifi here ..refurbished, for$$239 if this not...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-30-2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By BH1166
Rudder

Jay, welcome to VAF. You should creat a WTB /want to buy post, 7/7a9/9a rudder. You might be surprised.
Forum: ADS-B 11-30-2022, 06:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 709
Posted By BH1166
Flightaware

I would not put so much faith in what they report. Before spending a dime, go fly, ask approach, center to verify what they see. Not sure about your adsb device, but if it is UAT, then accurate...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-25-2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By BH1166
This it?...

This it?

https://skygeek.com/everlube-lubri-bond-a-air-dry-mos2-graphite-solid-film-lubricant-1-quart-mil-l-23398b-plbaqt.html
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2022, 09:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,955
Posted By BH1166
Techniques Tips

CustomRubOnTransfers.com panel labels. Not wanting to remove panel overlays to install. Possible? Any techniques anyone can share? For most, they are single labels , eg: Flaps Up, then below the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-10-2022, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By BH1166
Me say no. They wrote their own interface using...

Me say no. They wrote their own interface using their app on android device to push to efis. I asked a year or more back about Apple vs android… no was answer. Since ForeFlight is Ios only,...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-06-2022, 03:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,086
Posted By BH1166
Rpm

Tom, what is RPM @ idle when seeing 0 lbs / stumbles? My idle, 850.

Me same engine, wonky fuel pressure readings I change the sender. Ive never had below .5 or a stumble. If I had a stumble, Id...
Forum: ADS-B 11-06-2022, 07:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By BH1166
Blade not required

My gtx327 works fine with “ted” style antenna. Blade style not required.
Forum: ADS-B 11-04-2022, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By BH1166
Good to hear

I made checking the monitor page part of startup checklist. Glad issue solved.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-01-2022, 09:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,088
Posted By BH1166
This post as...

This post as well

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=27990&highlight=Breakout
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-01-2022, 09:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,088
Posted By BH1166
21 lbs measured using fish scale to pull . Check...

21 lbs measured using fish scale to pull .

Check out this thread currently running.

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=211232
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-01-2022, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 969
Posted By BH1166
Do not use any gasket as history has shown others...

Do not use any gasket as history has shown others had issues with anything more that Proseal, but some not. It is not permanent using proseal, comes out with thin blade under an edge. NOTE:...
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-31-2022, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,145
Posted By BH1166
NO. As Carl said….it is difficult to know if...

NO. As Carl said….it is difficult to know if nose or main. For me…left main was my nemesis. If not already, pump up the tires…me 40lbs x3. If already up in this region, reverse, let some out. I...
Forum: Safety 10-31-2022, 09:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,707
Posted By BH1166
Sump both tanks to remove all water. Don’t...

Sump both tanks to remove all water. Don’t disturb /slosh before sumping tanks, crank and run till oil temp comes up to near 100. Advance throttle, no stumble…u are good. Search here on how to...
Forum: ADS-B 10-30-2022, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By BH1166
Flight aware is dependent on UAT receivers...

Flight aware is dependent on UAT receivers operated by public to populate FLIGHT AWARE system. Having drop in coverage is normal due to coverage of the receivers around the country is less than...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-07-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,962
Posted By BH1166
I’m still shaking my head…lol…now wardrobe is a...

I’m still shaking my head…lol…now wardrobe is a factor in flying ability/skill..WOW !
Forum: RV-4 09-26-2022, 02:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,163
Posted By BH1166
Dave I used the same spot for ball mount, works...

Dave I used the same spot for ball mount, works fine.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-11-2022, 08:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 821
Posted By BH1166
Thx Dads RV10

Thx Dads RV10
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-11-2022, 06:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,773
Posted By BH1166
I use hole covers like Scott uses. I don’t use...

I use hole covers like Scott uses. I don’t use valve stem caps ( no attacking please) , mark the tire with tire marking crayon, a valve extension ( such as this)...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-11-2022, 06:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 821
Posted By BH1166
DJ , I just upgraded from the same as you to 10.1...

DJ , I just upgraded from the same as you to 10.1 Sport. It was so easy. A restore from a backup of the Sport SX moved most all settings for me. If you keep the same RS232 ports assignments from...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2022, 03:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,017
Posted By BH1166
I like the headrest look, but in cars I’m driving...

I like the headrest look, but in cars I’m driving I don’t use, in a plane I’m flying I would not use. Supertrack alleviates the issues I heard others mention, they are in the way loading, reaching...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-26-2022, 09:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 768
Posted By BH1166
All I got to offer is split side of ring goes...

All I got to offer is split side of ring goes toward case. The 135* I believe is for aluminum crush washers, copper 67*. Attached…good luck.
Forum: Engine Monitors 08-26-2022, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By BH1166
Id remove all EGT and test with known...

Id remove all EGT and test with known temp…boiling water. Anything not close , toss and replace. On my 6A all connection s are under the cowl. Wire from EIS4000 to hot side of firewall, then all...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-23-2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,646
Posted By BH1166
Nose seal…..are you speaking of crank seal ? Thx

Nose seal…..are you speaking of crank seal ?

Thx
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-23-2022, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 962
Posted By BH1166
Id guess it is the linkage that has play. I...

Id guess it is the linkage that has play. I thought all pilot side sticks are NOT removable, can’t wobble. Check all rod end bearings, pivot points. Good luck.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-23-2022, 07:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 908
Posted By BH1166
Oil volume has an impact on this ..what is yours...

Oil volume has an impact on this ..what is yours ? Depending on model, easy to adjust.

https://www.lycoming.com/content/understanding-oil-flow
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-23-2022, 07:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 908
Posted By BH1166
Yes…within Lycoming range 55-95…simple internet...

Yes…within Lycoming range 55-95…simple internet search.

https://www.lycoming.com/sites/default/files/O-HO-IO-HIO-AIO%20%26%20TIO-360%20Oper%20Manual%2060297-12.pdf

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-21-2022, 05:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,050
Posted By BH1166
When ugly wet, no fly. Otherwise, you’ll fly...

When ugly wet, no fly. Otherwise, you’ll fly more there than stuck in hangar. Just my 2cents worth.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-21-2022, 05:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,590
Posted By BH1166
I did what Mickey did. I carry that bag always,...

I did what Mickey did. I carry that bag always, use same bag in hangar. I also carry tubes one for nose and main, one plug… Ezpeeze
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-20-2022, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 518
Posted By BH1166
Subtract empty SF from Full SF, divide the result...

Subtract empty SF from Full SF, divide the result by 16 ((#gallons in when SF quit rising). So for left tank 197-143= 54. Next divide this by gallons in before SF quit changing 16/54= 0.29629. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-17-2022, 02:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,084
Posted By BH1166
Hmmm, I personally don’t think it’s wise to run...

Hmmm, I personally don’t think it’s wise to run so low…YMMV
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-16-2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,196
Posted By BH1166
Use steal brush on cordless drill to remove all...

Use steal brush on cordless drill to remove all proseal from exterior edge, get the screws out.

Take 2-3 inch putty knife and sharpen the edge. Hit with hammer at as low as an angle you can , in the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-15-2022, 03:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,114
Posted By BH1166
I just purchased/installed Sport 10.1. Display...

I just purchased/installed Sport 10.1. Display is the same , yes there are other differences. Here is one such response when asked about moving map , they are not the sectional, some abilities with...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-14-2022, 03:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,340
Posted By BH1166
Don’t ream if not needed per wobble test right?

Don’t ream if not needed per wobble test right?
Forum: Tools 08-14-2022, 03:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 759
Posted By BH1166
I have this for $40 and very happy with all I’ve...

I have this for $40 and very happy with all I’ve asked it to do. Long reach, semi rigid. Found a leak in tank baffle with it. Ive used at home to look down sink drain…not for looking 90...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-14-2022, 09:15 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 125,538
Posted By BH1166
Took me a while to find, but look at section 9-3,...

Took me a while to find, but look at section 9-3, page 9-5 speaks to the other component to getting winds correct….airspeed. This info is not EFIS specific, hard to...
Forum: Reviews 08-06-2022, 08:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 437
Posted By BH1166
Lightbulb I-20 West to AL

Here ya go

http://www.gkairshows.com/
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-02-2022, 06:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,117
Posted By BH1166
Price

Looked at site couldn’t find. What was cost for a set for your engine.

Thanks
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-31-2022, 02:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,524
Posted By BH1166
I hear ya Brad and Keith….. just like to know the...

I hear ya Brad and Keith….. just like to know the problem before starting to replacing parts. Thanks
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-31-2022, 02:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,524
Posted By BH1166
Bill … Skytec 149NL I believe has a solenoid on...

Bill … Skytec 149NL I believe has a solenoid on the starter. Brian Decker mentioned this in a post I found doing searches for solution. My older 6A has starter and master solenoid on the cool side...
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-31-2022, 02:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,524
Posted By BH1166
Honeywell AML series is the start.

Honeywell AML series is the start.
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-31-2022, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,524
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Tim, diode on both start solenoid and one...

Thanks Tim, diode on both start solenoid and one on master.
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-31-2022, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,524
Posted By BH1166
Typo found by Noel….. B&C Alternator charging...

Typo found by Noel….. B&C Alternator charging output 13.9…..

Click, no rotation at all. Just went to hangar cleaning plane, bumped starter….it moved.

Thanks, edited post
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-31-2022, 10:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,524
Posted By BH1166
CLICK…..OH NO !

Full disclosure…. Flew to OSH last Thursday, overnighted in IN, I left MASTER ON only, my GRT EIS 4000 running all night =12 hours z(no switch, on with Master)

Crossed fingers, primed well, three...
Forum: Midwest 07-23-2022, 06:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,034
Posted By BH1166
In From Georgia

Landed Friday noon. In HBC ROW 315 close to the end. Yeah !

Butch
N72TX
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-20-2022, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By BH1166
Sure, the majority on VAF don’t pay the small fee...

Sure, the majority on VAF don’t pay the small fee to keep it up and running. You asked a question, you received 2 answers pretty quick, both correct, same.

Cheap $$$ for great help… from A&Ps
Forum: GPS 07-19-2022, 09:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,153
Posted By BH1166
Not a electronic guru, but most all gps signal...

Not a electronic guru, but most all gps signal issues in my life, boat, car, plane, have been gps antenna. Small puks for me have been smallish black cable with a MCX connector ( weak link I hear). ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2022, 09:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,459
Posted By BH1166
Webb, I have had Hookers with shoulder pads, and...

Webb, I have had Hookers with shoulder pads, and replaced due to age with Crow no shoulder pads. I notice no difference.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-14-2022, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By BH1166
Jeff, I used it about a year ago, no issues. ...

Jeff, I used it about a year ago, no issues. Also, the volume used is about an ounce in the bottle. Pretty benign stuff per my research, the dilution in a crank 1oz to 5-7 qts …. Worked for me. ...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-13-2022, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,464
Posted By BH1166
Jack they don’t dimple or ding while flying, I’m...

Jack they don’t dimple or ding while flying, I’m pretty sure it won’t on the ground. Mine not in rain often, but never had any issues. Go fly…enjoy the journey.
Forum: ADS-B 07-12-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,669
Posted By BH1166
I purchased a EchoUAT with GRT SafeFly WAAS GPS...

I purchased a EchoUAT with GRT SafeFly WAAS GPS from GRT, all integrated with my old Sport SX, and seamlessly recently with my Sport 10.1 . ADSB antenna IN/OUT looks like a regular TED antenna...
Forum: Photography 07-11-2022, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 811
Posted By BH1166
GoPro has a remote

GoPro has a remote
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-11-2022, 04:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By BH1166
Wow

And to think there are those that struggle to pay $20 a year.

KUDOS Mel/Mahlon
Forum: Reviews 07-07-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By BH1166
KUDOS DC

5 year warranty, that includes repairs bringing back to new status. Nothing ever on my head but David Clark, never will be.

DC One LEMO
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-07-2022, 09:44 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,469
Posted By BH1166
BJ much oil in the filter after oil drained? ...

BJ much oil in the filter after oil drained? Much of a mess when removed ?
Forum: Propellers 07-07-2022, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 968
Posted By BH1166
Why I own ground adjustable prop. My opinion is...

Why I own ground adjustable prop. My opinion is 75 more rpm won’t make much if any difference in anything but what the tach reads.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-29-2022, 09:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 512
Posted By BH1166
If it fits these parameters, it should work…....

If it fits these parameters, it should work…. Garmin antenna… can’t speak to the adapter’s ability.

The GPS provides 3V to the antenna, max 60 mA. Recommended gain 10-30 dB. We used to include...
Forum: Autopilots 06-29-2022, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By BH1166
My Old Sport SX and New 10.1 Sport

All setting at 100….after 500 hours in past 4 years, I wouldn’t change a thing.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2022, 02:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 546
Posted By BH1166
FYI… available for 95 cents Aircraft Spruce .

FYI… available for 95 cents Aircraft Spruce .
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2022, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 546
Posted By BH1166
WTB Flap indicator label

Any one have a spare I could purchase. Ray Allen RP3 indicator. I haven’t tried Ray Allen.

Thanks
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-18-2022, 06:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By BH1166
Ya gotta love the level of support you get from...

Ya gotta love the level of support you get from GRT ! Great product and Support.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-18-2022, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By BH1166
Per GRT

1. The stats show the current flight or last flight. The stats are reset when the EFIS detects a take-off by a transition to flight speed. Oil Hours is reset with SET MENU, Graphical Engine...
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