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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-29-2021, 03:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jamesey
Another alternative

Another alternative
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-21-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By Jamesey
See Notification 14-06-30

See Notification 14-06-30
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-03-2021, 04:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jamesey
Engine Start

Not quite correct. The wings pins must be in place. They can be in place without the wings being installed.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-16-2021, 02:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jamesey
GTR 225 Software Updates

Further to post #8, for the record and in case any GTR 225 users have the same issue and search this forum in future.

I sent a query to Garmin UK as follows:

I have a GTR 225A radio supplied...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-16-2021, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jamesey
Skyview to GTR 225 Issue Fixed

Comment made by John Salak post #7 spot on:

"You may want to check your GTR225 Serial Port IO MODE on the System Configuration menu, it should be set to NMEA (the default setting is...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-10-2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jamesey
Software Updates

Part of my problem could possibly be Software Status. The radio as supplied by Vans has Software Version:
Display 2.01
COM 2.11
Latest Versions I can find (Garmin Bulletin Oct 12 2017) are:
Display...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-08-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jamesey
Niner Bikes, And I believe, it's either port 3 or...

Niner Bikes,
And I believe, it's either port 3 or port 4 ? And is Baud rate correct. Also, was your wiring harness built with the shielded data cable that goes from the box to GTR225 ? Also make sure...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-08-2021, 08:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jamesey
Tony, "No expert, but the Garmin radio...

Tony,
"No expert, but the Garmin radio communicates with Skyview via a serial port. Have you checked the serial ports setup menu to see if the GTR 225 is specified on one of the ports?"

From the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-07-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jamesey
Garmin GTR 225 Radio Skyview

Finally getting to the end of one of the longest RV 12 builds on record. At the stage where everything appears to go wrong.
RV 12 with the early Skyview conversion harnesses. GTR 225 radio....
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-10-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,864
Posted By Jamesey
Mouldy Oldie

I have a heritage RV12 and ordered the European avionics kit with the Dynon SV-XPNDR-261 Mode S transponder. The transponder received with the kit is a Trig TT22. I can only assume they are one and...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-30-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 13,760
Posted By Jamesey
Why

Can somebody explain why this has suddenly become an issue? Has there been some incidents because of this?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-22-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 49,292
Posted By Jamesey
Centre punch

Did exactly the same. A well hit (lucky?) hit smashed the remaining bit (it was below the surface) and it popped out. Re-tapped to the original size.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-01-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,228
Posted By Jamesey
Prop

Turned out fine.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-04-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,225
Posted By Jamesey
Slow??

You don’t know what a slow RV12 build is yet. Watch this space😂
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-08-2020, 03:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,228
Posted By Jamesey
Just about to try. 😀

Just about to try. 😀
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-08-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,228
Posted By Jamesey
Scott, ref post #2 can I assume that leaving the...

Scott, ref post #2 can I assume that leaving the limiter in that the 71.4 degrees required per page 47-07 Rev 0 05/19/15 can be achieved?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-07-2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,228
Posted By Jamesey
Propeller Installation - Old Style

I have the prop set up with the old ‘D’ hub with the white pitch adjustment cylinder. Hub also supplied with a Pitch Stop Ring already fitted. Question for the oldies that have this set up, is the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-29-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,425
Posted By Jamesey
Don?s Wing Tool

Re post 15, picture now unavailable. Anyone have photo of this tool??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-16-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 897
Posted By Jamesey
Fuse Holder

You will have to contact Vans for this and the label that goes with it. They?re not on ?The List?. I?ve just ordered new label because the fuse sizes were changed since I got mine many moons ago.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-11-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 892
Posted By Jamesey
Rectifier Inside Cockpit

With the rectifier under the panel inside the cockpit I find it impossible to get the brake lines not to be touching. Done a search but found nothing in the forum. Anyone come across this and any...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-14-2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,540
Posted By Jamesey
Noise Filter

Have the noise filters (KIA page 40-11) been fitted??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-20-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,883
Posted By Jamesey
Small Flat

The orientation of the small flat is in the plans. Unless I?m missing something what?s the issue?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-20-2020, 04:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,577
Posted By Jamesey
Wrapping

Personal opinion. I left the blue covering that the kit comes with from Vans. For various reasons it was on for a while. Lots of admittedly minor corrosion problems under the plastic. Last thing I...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-29-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,202
Posted By Jamesey
Question

What tool??? I never received any tool like this with my kit. Anyone have a photo??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-16-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,901
Posted By Jamesey
If your still building do it. I did. Much easier...

If your still building do it. I did. Much easier at that stage.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-17-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,413
Posted By Jamesey
😂

Mine don?t. They protest for hours afterwards.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-10-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,386
Posted By Jamesey
Wing removal

Not with you here. Every time you remove the wings there is always one left on. I?ve had no problems with only one wing on.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-15-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8
CHT
Views: 1,792
Posted By Jamesey
Question

May just be me but I cannot fathom what this has to do with CHT connections.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-03-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,461
Posted By Jamesey
???

Do not understand the issue here. Can you explain more clearly? I had no problems with this item at all
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-16-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,299
Posted By Jamesey
Side skins

Had the side skins on, don?t recall this being any issue.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-16-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,120
Posted By Jamesey
Mmmm

Not quite on the same wavelength but in the UK even if you withhold your mobile (cell) number the police will know who sent it anyway.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-12-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,899
Posted By Jamesey
Question

How did we get from constant speed props to Medicals??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-07-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,393
Posted By Jamesey
Question

Not sure this answers Scott?s point in para 3 of post 21 above??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-24-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,863
Posted By Jamesey
Thread Drift

This was about the hub replacement. Plenty of other posts about WOT rpm etc.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-24-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,303
Posted By Jamesey
Reply

Well covered in previous thread. Should be able to find easily with a search of the SB number.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-22-2018, 04:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,834
Posted By Jamesey
Cut a slot

Agreed. Just file out a small arc to make clearance. That?s what I did.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-18-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,863
Posted By Jamesey
BRS

Not aware of any steam powered rockets. They all have some kind of combustible propellant. Not sure I?d want that next to an internal fuel tank. I?m prepared to stand corrected.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-03-2018, 05:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,284
Posted By Jamesey
Notification 18-04-06

New option with NACA cowl and Silent Hektik regulator. Interesting.
Not clear if you can buy only the NACA duct part only which would be interesting for me withy the Ducati regulator and no engine...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-09-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,812
Posted By Jamesey
Smile Not much

Nothing when you?ve got a mate with a powder coating business.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,068
Posted By Jamesey
NOTIFICATION 18-01-24

"SYNOPSIS: Wing spar manufacturing tolerances and the diameter of the F-1204M Rollers may misalign the wing and fuselage spar pin attach bushings. This may make insertion of the wing spar pins...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-17-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 48,071
Posted By Jamesey
It?s There

$10.00 plus shipping. It?s on the website. However I can?t find F-1204M as referred to in Notification January 24 2018.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-15-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,184
Posted By Jamesey
Congrats

From the longest UK build so far. A few health issues along the way but hopefully this year.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-07-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,897
Posted By Jamesey
Question

I thought at some point in the past I saw that powder coating was NOT recommended due the curing temperature involved. Am I wrong or has something changed??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-13-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 30,781
Posted By Jamesey
Question

Loads of discussion here on this failure. However, does anyone know how many other similar failures on the flying RV12?s have occurred (if any).
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-30-2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,758
Posted By Jamesey
Hello

Is it me your looking for ..........
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-02-2017, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,785
Posted By Jamesey
Page 47-03

I have written to Vans on this but still await a response. Per post #1 above it would appear that the prop pack contains 6 No AN5-15A and 6 No AN5-24A. Is this correct?
My pack has 12 No AN5-15A...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-26-2017, 05:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,629
Posted By Jamesey
Section 12A

Section 12A 12 Stabilator Tip Fairing Kit posted on update site. Anyone found a price for this? I can’t at the moment.

Edit: found it $160
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-22-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,229
Posted By Jamesey
Primed mine

Primed mine
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-10-2017, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,748
Posted By Jamesey
Local

Your nickname should have been ?Parmo?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-03-2017, 04:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,128
Posted By Jamesey
Cleco?s in Fibreglass

May have been thought of before but can find nothing on this forum. When using cleco?s in fibreglass I find the don?t grip very well. Found this especially with the cooling duct. Used an old offcut...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-15-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,134
Posted By Jamesey
Question

Doubt very much that a RV12 took 4000feet take off run to reach 225 feet. Must be wrong.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-28-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,277
Posted By Jamesey
Thailand

Anybody know if a RV12 being built in Thailand?? Or any other RV for that matter. If this post is in the wrong spot please advise.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-11-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,377
Posted By Jamesey
Result??

At this stage and I agree looks very close to the exhaust pipe. What was your conclusion?? The whole section looks congested especially with the fuel pump drain fitted.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-11-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,367
Posted By Jamesey
Mouldy Oldie Questions

1. I have measured the 4" vertically from the bottom of the cowling to the top of the exhaust pipe. Actually 41/2" on mine. 4" from the cowling following the exhaust slant looks far to close to the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-08-2017, 04:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,638
Posted By Jamesey
Thread Drift??

Put RV10 stuff in the RV10 forum.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-29-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,004
Posted By Jamesey
Hello

Thread drift at its best??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-22-2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,264
Posted By Jamesey
Thanks

Thanks Scott. Will do as you suggest.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-22-2017, 05:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,264
Posted By Jamesey
Green ignition modules

Scott, ref your post #13 above, I have the green ignition modules and have added the aftermarket soft start module. In this instance, although I have the purple soft start wires in my harness, I...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-21-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,734
Posted By Jamesey
A bit confusing

At the same stage. Vans have obviously done a cut and paste with the new section 46. Remove the ignition modules for example. Cannot see how to complete this without removing the manifold which is no...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-24-2017, 01:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,653
Posted By Jamesey
Nose Fork

Probably another daft question, the bottom of the nose fork is open and, to me, subject to all kinds of **** getting in. Anybody plugged this off??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-22-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,277
Posted By Jamesey
Brake caliper guide pins

Not mentioned in the destructions as far as I can see, anyone put lube on the brake calliper guide pins, and if so, what did you use??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-15-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,970
Posted By Jamesey
Gascolator

Thanks John. Much appreciated.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-14-2017, 03:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,970
Posted By Jamesey
Gascolater cushion clamp

I seem to recall from one of the construction blogs (Dog Aviation or Schmetterling ??) that at some point a cushion clamp is added to one of the gascolator mounting bolts. Can't find this in a trawl...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-14-2017, 08:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,494
Posted By Jamesey
Brake Lines

Referred to in post #7 above. Brake lines do seem close to the regulator in new position. Anyone had problems with this or other solutions to this issue?
Jim D
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