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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2022, 12:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,657
Posted By Adam
Heater

Guys, I have come up with the best way to pre-heat your engine! There is a device called a Din heater. DIN is a DIN Rail system used in electrical cabinets. There are many different devices that fit...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-29-2020, 06:30 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 20,507
Posted By Adam
Well Im glad we finally got an answer, the...

Well Im glad we finally got an answer, the benefit here is hopefully this may help someone with a similar problem. We all need to support each other, this is why this site exists. When you are...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-28-2020, 09:07 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 20,507
Posted By Adam
Im not sure I like this puzzle and I'm not sure...

Im not sure I like this puzzle and I'm not sure this is the way to handle this issue! I use and support this site because of information that i can use so I can prevent future issues, I have that...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-27-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,024
Posted By Adam
I have to agree with Tacco, I have made units...

I have to agree with Tacco, I have made units similar with a built in Thermostat, the Beauty is that you heat the whole engine with no cold spots. When you heat the oil with a pan heater the Moisture...
Forum: Canada 04-16-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,394
Posted By Adam
Pat, I have some tools that I would donate if...

Pat,
I have some tools that I would donate if you pay for the shipping!
Call me tomorrow!
Adam
908 803-8301
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-03-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,805
Posted By Adam
680

I have had my 680 in my RV-8 for 12 years! It has been strong and very reliable, Well maybe not after this post!:)
Forum: Painting your RV 03-08-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,314
Posted By Adam
Use a tack cloth just before spraying you top...

Use a tack cloth just before spraying you top coat.
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-24-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,907
Posted By Adam
My PC680 is 10.5 years old! I plan on changing...

My PC680 is 10.5 years old! I plan on changing just because of its age but it has never let me down. I find others that have used trickle chargers continuously almost always have a shorter life.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-14-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,753
Posted By Adam
I?ll take it and donate $25.00! I would like to...

I?ll take it and donate $25.00!
I would like to talk to you about how you fixed your issue..


5 Krueger Hill Road
Pittstown NJ, 08867
Forum: Safety 12-07-2018, 03:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,112
Posted By Adam
Formation flying is a learned skill as is getting...

Formation flying is a learned skill as is getting you instrument ticket or any other flying upgrade. I see guys doing formation flying that is downright dangerous! Im not trying to be mean or...
Forum: Safety 12-04-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,112
Posted By Adam
So the way I see it you had a safety of flight...

So the way I see it you had a safety of flight issue and in the world of formation flying that is a serious. #2 should NEVER pass lead and even more importunely not lose sight of the other aircraft!...
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-24-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,342
Posted By Adam
Dan, Did you make up your own cables?

Dan,
Did you make up your own cables?
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-29-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,800
Posted By Adam
I have one on an RV-8, I love it fit was good and...

I have one on an RV-8, I love it fit was good and had no issues installing it! It?s been on the 8 for 4 years, looks great!
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-11-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,032
Posted By Adam
I have seen two engines that were supposedly...

I have seen two engines that were supposedly running cool, actual problem was they both had cht senders that did not have a spring forcing the probe to make contact with cylinder so they were just...
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-10-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,032
Posted By Adam
Carl, my CHTs and EGTs read the exact ambient...

Carl, my CHTs and EGTs read the exact ambient temperature when the engine is cold. Spoke to the manufacture and they said there is no adjustment, I really don't think its the probes.
Adam
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-10-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,032
Posted By Adam
Cool CHTs

Guys I have an issue that most people don?t, my CHT?s run very cool this has been going on for many years and for the most part I?ve been pretty proud that I didn?t have an issue of high CHT?s. About...
Forum: Northeast 09-10-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 600
Posted By Adam
Sky Manor Airport N40 Pittstown NJ Sky Manor Air...

Sky Manor Airport N40
Pittstown NJ
Sky Manor Air Repair
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-27-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,967
Posted By Adam
I had the same issue, I never happend on the...

I had the same issue, I never happend on the ground only in the air, almost always when reducing power on my decent. I check everything and found that it was a stuck (sticky) valve, we had to ream...
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-10-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,000
Views: 876,706
Posted By Adam
Nice Bruce!

Nice Bruce!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,038
Posted By Adam
The show is a train wreck, I feel used after...

The show is a train wreck, I feel used after watching. My only issue is that people think that's the way pilots operate, dumb and naive!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-29-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,422
Posted By Adam
The extra money is hard to justify. I have a 180...

The extra money is hard to justify. I have a 180 hp and my buddy has the 200hp it's hard to see any difference in Performance even he says he would install a 180 if he did it again.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-11-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 15,597
Posted By Adam
Vlad, have you gone though the security proses to...

Vlad, have you gone though the security proses to land in Collage Park? I did many years ago and have made the same trip you did,,lots of fun.
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-10-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,017
Posted By Adam
We all know that mistakes happen, I must say I...

We all know that mistakes happen, I must say I had very few,, not because I'm so good but because I was willing to check not just once or twice but many times to make sure I was doing the job right....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-28-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,447
Posted By Adam
The fuselage will be going out shortly for...

The fuselage will be going out shortly for internal cockpit powder coating or paint, so I have to remove anything that can't take 400 degree heat.

Do you really want to expose the fuselage to 400...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-26-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,686
Posted By Adam
Brent, your almost as fast as us! You sure that...

Brent, your almost as fast as us! You sure that was a tail wind or a small jet engine!!
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-12-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,628
Posted By Adam
After 10 years of use wouldn't it be easer to...

After 10 years of use wouldn't it be easer to just install new ones? I'm sure the parts are less then $25.00.

Just my thoughts!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-02-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,735
Posted By Adam
I wonder which is worst, spar corrosion or...

I wonder which is worst, spar corrosion or anodizing?
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-26-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,814
Posted By Adam
Just as important is that these company's see and...

Just as important is that these company's see and hear the backlash, we live in a much smaller world and the power of this group and others can put a business like this out!
Forum: Reviews 10-09-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,850
Posted By Adam
I installed one this summer, I love it. I made a...

I installed one this summer, I love it. I made a new back plate just because I thought it would be better, but probably not. There where 2 very small nicks in the spinner, I thought they would...
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-06-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,019
Posted By Adam
Did you not see this before you painted the tail...

Did you not see this before you painted the tail section?
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-07-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 29,206
Posted By Adam
Sorry for your loss

Dear Doug, I am so sorry for your loss, I send you my best wishes to you and your family and hope you remember all the good times with your Mon, because the memories and the story's keep her legacy...
Forum: Northeast 09-06-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,066
Posted By Adam
Remember our Fly In tomorrow, Sunday September 7,...

Remember our Fly In tomorrow, Sunday September 7, 2014 weather is going tobe great a we have the best awards!
http://eaa643.org/resources/2014+N40+Fly-in+Poster.pdf
Forum: Northeast 09-05-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,066
Posted By Adam
Guys, due to the potential T-showers on Saturday...

Guys, due to the potential T-showers on Saturday we will be useing Our Rain date of Sunday. Hope all of you can make it!

http://eaa643.org/resources/2014+N40+Fly-in+Poster.pdf
Forum: Northeast 08-27-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,412
Posted By Adam
I would love to be the one that hands him and...

I would love to be the one that hands him and award at our fly in.

http://eaa643.org/resources/2014+N40+Fly-in+Poster.pdf
Forum: Northeast 08-27-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,066
Posted By Adam
Best Fly-In around! (9/7/14)

Well it's almost September and that means it's time for our RV Fly-in.
We hope all of you can make it, we have some of the best hand machined awards made from an aluminum prop, hand polised and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-23-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 13,131
Posted By Adam
One of the things I do so I don't make that...

One of the things I do so I don't make that mistake is about 6 miles out or so I use the OBS feature on the 430, hit the button and spin the OBS to the RWY heading and it draws out the intercept...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-21-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,725
Posted By Adam
This sounds like exactly like what I had,, same...

This sounds like exactly like what I had,, same issue at level off and decent, we found #3 cylinder was sticking.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-11-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,645
Posted By Adam
I got one from them as well,, they got every...

I got one from them as well,, they got every detail spot on, came out better then I would have expected.
Forum: Northeast 05-28-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,009
Posted By Adam
I have an -8 and would be happy to give you a...

I have an -8 and would be happy to give you a ride! I'm based at N40 Sky Manor
in New Jersey. Give me a call!
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-19-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,741
Posted By Adam
Thumbs down Has anyone made the modification on a flying RV-8?

Has anyone made the modification on a flying RV-8?
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-17-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,941
Posted By Adam
Thanks for the help!

Thanks for the help!
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-17-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,941
Posted By Adam
Superior Engine.

How do you remove the Plunger from the cylinder, I have the push rod out but need to pull out the plunger.
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-06-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,414
Posted By Adam
Your right about cokeing that would be a hot oil...

Your right about cokeing that would be a hot oil issue,, the problem is that there is a lead build up on the valve guides that causes a sticky valve and the engine to shutter every so often. I lean...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-06-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,414
Posted By Adam
Low CHT

I'm one of the guys that has a problem with a low CHT. I know many of you have high CHTs and high oil temps put I have the opposite issue. I have a standard Vans cowl with an Superior I0-360,, on...
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-14-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 18,830
Posted By Adam
Help

Vlad, if you need any help on the -8 I would be honored to give you a hand! Tony spent time checking out my -8 and it would make me feel good to be involved.
Forum: Northeast 12-10-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,787
Posted By Adam
Thanks Vlad, we have 9 RVs and two under...

Thanks Vlad, we have 9 RVs and two under construction, one had its first flight Sunday morning. N40 Sky Manor
Forum: Tools 11-11-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,350
Posted By Adam
Best lights, T-5 fluorescent bulbs,, the best!

Best lights, T-5 fluorescent bulbs,, the best!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-11-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 96,284
Posted By Adam
Vlad, it sounds like your close to me and our...

Vlad, it sounds like your close to me and our airport. Please let me know if you need help, parts or anything you may need.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 10-08-2013, 01:18 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 91,950
Posted By Adam
Vlad, I'm glad to here from you, I know you and...

Vlad, I'm glad to here from you, I know you and Tony where good friends and I always looked forward to seeing you and Tony come to our airport. Please let me know if you need anything,, I'm in the...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-22-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 91,950
Posted By Adam
Amy, I'm so sad for your loss. Tony and Vlad...

Amy, I'm so sad for your loss. Tony and Vlad would come to our airport Sky Manor quite often. I have a RV-8, Tony and I would talk about the building of his new 8. I am the Fly In chairman in our EAA...
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-19-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,419
Posted By Adam
I agree with Paul, I have the same cover and it...

I agree with Paul, I have the same cover and it works great!
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-19-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 974,363
Posted By Adam
Where do you find Davis Composites?

Where do you find Davis Composites?
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 09-09-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,463
Posted By Adam
Congradulations Tony! Glad you could make It! Aam

Congradulations Tony! Glad you could make It!

Aam
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 09-04-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,463
Posted By Adam
643 Fly-In

Just one more time, please come join us at N40 Sky Manor Airport for our Fly In from 10 am to 2:00 pm September 7, 2013 Pittstown NJ. We will have food, great awards and 3 RVs on display that are...
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-04-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,893
Posted By Adam
I made one, about 30 min to make it and used one...

I made one, about 30 min to make it and used one screw to hold it in. Very EZ!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-29-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,463
Posted By Adam
Great, look forward to it!

Great, look forward to it!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-28-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,463
Posted By Adam
Please remember our Fly-In at Sky Manor Airport...

Please remember our Fly-In at Sky Manor Airport Pittstown NJ, (N40)
This is a great event with food, beautiful awards and lots of RVs!
The Date is September 7, 2013 with a rain date of September 8,...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-17-2013, 05:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,463
Posted By Adam
Love to see you again Turbo!

Love to see you again Turbo!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-15-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,463
Posted By Adam
EAA 643 Fly-In

Hope all of you can make our Fly-In at Sky Manor Airport Pittstown NJ, (N40)
This is a great event with food, beautiful awards and lots of RVs!
The Date is September 7, 2013 with a rain date of...
Forum: Northeast 03-31-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,620
Posted By Adam
Sky Manor Airport N40 they will work on RVs and...

Sky Manor Airport N40 they will work on RVs and have quit a bit of exsperance with them.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-17-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,910
Posted By Adam
Which Prue Power filter did you buy ( model) and...

Which Prue Power filter did you buy ( model) and is there a way to safety wire it?
Forum: COMM 01-15-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 16,324
Posted By Adam
This is a good opertunity for other company's to...

This is a good opertunity for other company's to manufacture direct replacement units.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-03-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 17,764
Posted By Adam
Wow that's great Turbo, hope to see ya back at...

Wow that's great Turbo, hope to see ya back at N40 Sky Manor soon. I've got 3600 more hours to catch you.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-27-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 24,293
Posted By Adam
I had the issue as Lars, same people told me it...

I had the issue as Lars, same people told me it can't be the Valve, but it was. It's worth checking.
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