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Forum: Electrical Systems 11-15-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,435
Posted By drakerv
None of our batteries like the excessive draw...

None of our batteries like the excessive draw from pm starters. I changed my starter to a field wound. Much less amperage draw. Marc
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,444
Posted By drakerv
brake

Same as Paul. No problems after 10 years. Marc. RV8A
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2018, 06:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,317
Posted By drakerv
conversion coating

I used ppg dx1791 ,1792. when I painted the 8a.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,317
Posted By drakerv
painting

Doradokote 4 Chromate Conversion Coating for Aluminum
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-29-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,392
Posted By drakerv
Skytec 149-NL starter

Skytec 149-NL starter
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-14-2017, 09:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,739
Posted By drakerv
sealants

Check out Hylomar
Forum: Propellers 04-14-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 46,769
Posted By drakerv
props

Stay tuned for an announcement from McCauley at Oshkosh this summer.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-30-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,744
Posted By drakerv
Home depot. Clear acrylic sheet.

Home depot. Clear acrylic sheet.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,468
Posted By drakerv
EA-KIT/SERVO The electric aileron trim is...

EA-KIT/SERVO

The electric aileron trim is available from vans.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,850
Posted By drakerv
Stewart Warner 8406. Not copys.

Stewart Warner 8406. Not copys.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-19-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,409
Posted By drakerv
black steel

Have you looked at the black steel disc's from apsbrakes.com ?
Forum: RV-10 03-07-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,621
Posted By drakerv
gov

Call and talk to Tracy at Wings West
18005573188.
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-03-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,198
Posted By drakerv
crack

From the picture it looks like the elevator skin has a hard edge on it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,485
Posted By drakerv
RectorSeal

RectorSeal
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 44,432
Posted By drakerv
matco wheel axle.

matco wheel axle.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-31-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,081
Posted By drakerv
parts

Try Rocky mountain avionics in Kalispell Montana, Glacier park airport.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 13,655
Posted By drakerv
agree

Have pulled and changed plugs dozens of times and never had a insert come out. Marc
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 13,655
Posted By drakerv
fyi

Mine are lightspeed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 13,655
Posted By drakerv
inserts

Torque the inserts to 35 and the plugs to 25. No problems.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,630
Posted By drakerv
loop

Just put a loop in your line to prevent this. Marc
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,712
Posted By drakerv
small tinnermans

Wicks aircraft supply has them
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,262
Posted By drakerv
milspec only for my planes

milspec only for my planes
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-06-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,137
Posted By drakerv
fyi

http://www.n54sg.com/second-oil-cooler-upgrade/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-22-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,921
Posted By drakerv
Trim disconnect

I wired my trim system off the flap circuit breaker. If i have a runaway trim i will pull the flap circuit breaker.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-17-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,542
Posted By drakerv
Mahlon?

What if it is a conical?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,669
Posted By drakerv
Agree with post 3.

Agree with post 3.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,130
Posted By drakerv
hose

Try xrp hs 79 hose.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,430
Posted By drakerv
fins

A 320 will have 15, a 360 will have 19.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,430
Posted By drakerv
320

320 cylinders have fewer fins.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-14-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,346
Posted By drakerv
sw

Walt is correct. More expensive but worth it.
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-13-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,782
Posted By drakerv
Rv8A. Same exact setup, Mine works perfect. I...

Rv8A. Same exact setup, Mine works perfect. I think i have more cable throw due to differant throttle quadrant. Marc
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-07-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,090
Posted By drakerv
Flowscan

Remember that the flowscan transducers are supposed to be mounted horizontally to have long life.The impeller in the 201 pivots on a small jewel and if not mounted horizontally can fail prematurely. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,541
Posted By drakerv
gasket sealer

agree, Hylomar.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-25-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,307
Posted By drakerv
Tim Wins?

http://i47.tinypic.com/zv9xk.jpg
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-22-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,759
Posted By drakerv
canopy skirt

try duraglas
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-30-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,401
Posted By drakerv
pitot

Check your pitot tube lines.My dynon pitot tube lines were reversed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-18-2012, 11:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,885
Posted By drakerv
Why Not a Hi Lok ?

Why Not a Hi Lok ?
Forum: COMM 06-01-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,329
Posted By drakerv
bnc

agree with tangobravo. bnc connectors.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-01-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,096
Posted By drakerv
brake discs

Hi Mel. You might check out the Black Steel discs from A.E.R.O.They are forged.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-17-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,297
Posted By drakerv
alternator

Make sure your alternator is wired correctly. I once had a miswired alternator that would increase the voltage to the field as the rpm increased.Then the output would increase , Marc
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-26-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,891
Posted By drakerv
Contact Divco aviation. Oklahoma Usa

Contact Divco aviation. Oklahoma Usa
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-26-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,982
Posted By drakerv
two rivnuts?

two rivnuts?
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-11-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,646
Posted By drakerv
heat muff

Same setup exactly however i mounted my heat muff to number 3 exhaust pipe. works great. Rv8a io360m1b. marc
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-20-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,875
Posted By drakerv
3m 5200 sealant

3m 5200 sealant
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-18-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,257
Posted By drakerv
Pan American Drills

Just received another order of cobalt stoveburner drills from them. They work best for drilling aluminum. Built two airplanes with a dozen 30`s and 40`s.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,675
Posted By drakerv
fittings

http://www.jdaent.com/
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-02-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,909
Posted By drakerv
strakes

a response to me

Marc;
I flew the RV-8 this morning for the first time since I installed the strakes. Wow, what a difference in the landings. I made three landings here and at Omak, and it is now...
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-30-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 14,909
Posted By drakerv
strakes

Please contact Brad Heinitz as he now handles the RV-8 strakes at:
bcheinitz@hotmail.com
360.588.2325 (shop)
206.818.4767 (mobile)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2011, 11:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,359
Posted By drakerv
Lsi

I agree with Walt.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,183
Posted By drakerv
No. You may have someone else do the 40 hour...

No. You may have someone else do the 40 hour flyoff.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-06-2011, 11:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,151
Posted By drakerv
I powdercoated my entire interior and fuselage...

I powdercoated my entire interior and fuselage with gray powdercoating with a light texture. Holding up great, wont scratch . Marc
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-18-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,820
Posted By drakerv
plugs

I have been using the DENSO IK 27 iridium from rockauto.com.
Forum: Safety 05-13-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 22,972
Posted By drakerv
fire

I used a product from TPR2 to coat my cowlings and lower firewall. It is called temprotex. Marc.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,031
Posted By drakerv
Hi Lock

Could you use a Hi Lock?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 03-09-2011, 11:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,105
Posted By drakerv
plugs

denso IK 27 from rockauto online. Amazing plugs.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-20-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,870
Posted By drakerv
egt

Try to ohm check the #3 lead wire. Most mechanics have a lead tester.Marc
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-21-2011, 07:04 PM
Replies: 832
Views: 640,987
Posted By drakerv
early pic

http://i51.tinypic.com/vncjee.jpg
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-09-2011, 07:04 PM
Replies: 832
Views: 640,987
Posted By drakerv
aaahhh summertime

http://i52.tinypic.com/mubui1.jpg
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-06-2011, 11:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,160
Posted By drakerv
seen these?

http://grrreen.com/products/buy-now/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-26-2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,239
Posted By drakerv
http://www.jdaent.com/

http://www.jdaent.com/
Forum: RV-3 11-08-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 15,086
Posted By drakerv
EA-KIT/SERVO from vans?

EA-KIT/SERVO from vans?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,184
Posted By drakerv
You can fill the holes with Hi LOck fasteners.

You can fill the holes with Hi LOck fasteners.
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-25-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,531
Posted By drakerv
I will see if i can find them.

I will see if i can find them.
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-23-2010, 10:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,531
Posted By drakerv
1 more pic

http://i33.tinypic.com/313397m.jpg


better pic
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