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Forum: Propellers 12-05-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,795
Posted By majuro15
How much weight was on the prop to statically...

How much weight was on the prop to statically balance it from WW? How much weight did you add to dynamically balance it on your engine? Thanks.
Forum: RV-10 11-12-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,971
Posted By majuro15
Don’t listen to Charlie. Go full Beringer. It’s...

Don’t listen to Charlie. Go full Beringer. It’s the best.
Forum: RV-10 11-08-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,874
Posted By majuro15
I installed the new style Jackpoints this week on...

I installed the new style Jackpoints this week on my RV-10 with Beringer brakes. No issues, just had to order 4 AN4-21A bolts and added an extra washer under the supplied spacer. Very easy and no...
Forum: Alternative Engines 09-24-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,027
Posted By majuro15
The IO-550 is not a standard engine for the RV-10.

The IO-550 is not a standard engine for the RV-10.
Forum: Fiberglass 09-18-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,779
Posted By majuro15
I attached the wingtips to the wings using the...

I attached the wingtips to the wings using the hinge method and like it but it was a lot of extra work, especially for the painter who got them fitted perfectly. I could have done better with the...
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-13-2020, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,013
Posted By majuro15
70 amp Plane Power will cover you just fine. I...

70 amp Plane Power will cover you just fine. I have the same setup.
Forum: Alternative Engines 07-31-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 42,471
Posted By majuro15
I am no longer affiliated with the development of...

I am no longer affiliated with the development of a RV-10 firewall forward kit for the AC-Aero Diesel engine. More information can be found on their website. I will not be utilizing their engine but...
Forum: Alternative Engines 07-08-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 42,471
Posted By majuro15
Hi Folks, So a quick update, Karl Grove has...

Hi Folks,

So a quick update, Karl Grove has become the US representative and point person for AC-Aero. He's working hand in hand with Andy for the distribution and support of the V series engines. ...
Forum: Alternative Engines 07-06-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 42,471
Posted By majuro15
Hi folks, I’ll do a quick update on here this...

Hi folks, I’ll do a quick update on here this week. Hang tight.
Forum: GPS 07-04-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,071
Posted By majuro15
IFD 540 LPV Unavailable

Hi Everyone,

While flying a few RNAV approaches, I've had a fault come up saying LPV Unavailable, Use LNAV MDA (or DH) followed with a note that says GPS is not in SBAS. I then lose glide path...
Forum: Painting your RV 06-27-2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,079
Posted By majuro15
Evoke should be your first and only stop!

Evoke should be your first and only stop!
Forum: RV-10 06-27-2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 822
Posted By majuro15
I and others have cut it to fit.

I and others have cut it to fit.
Forum: Northeast 06-23-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,274
Posted By majuro15
KHPN area Hangar Space Needed

I am flying for a charter company based out of White Plains and am looking for a spot to stash my RV-10 when I fly up from my home in NC. I won?t need it full time, so would rather avoid getting a...
Forum: RV-10 06-18-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,093
Posted By majuro15
Yes, checkout my build log or message me and I’ll...

Yes, checkout my build log or message me and I’ll be happy to promote WW!
Forum: Primers 06-15-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,441
Posted By majuro15
Not sure about ez coat but I used SEM self etch...

Not sure about ez coat but I used SEM self etch primer throughout and really like it. Super easy with rattle can. All about proper prepping!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 962
Posted By majuro15
I had the servo that controls the shutter fail....

I had the servo that controls the shutter fail. The servo tested fine so I’m guessing it’s a short in wiring. Mine failed close so my oil temps climbed. Your cooler is fine, check the servo and...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-11-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,361
Posted By majuro15
I have a Shorai and like it thus far. They have...

I have a Shorai and like it thus far. They have great customer support. Plenty of cranking power.
Forum: Southeast 04-15-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,227
Posted By majuro15
IPJ is about 35 mins north. There really is no GA...

IPJ is about 35 mins north. There really is no GA friendly airport IN Charlotte,but CLT and Wilson do pretty good at accommodating GA.
Forum: RV-10 02-13-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,255
Posted By majuro15
I’m getting the same issue with my Advanced...

I’m getting the same issue with my Advanced Flight Systems ACM using its auto wigwag feature. The delay on the lights powering up is causing the ACM wig wag feature to not work. A bummer for sure,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,160
Posted By majuro15
I’m interested in the plenum for the RV-10 and...

I’m interested in the plenum for the RV-10 and suggest designing it to fit the ShowPlanes cowl. I was told years ago the 10 James cowl molds were destroyed.
Forum: RV-10 02-11-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,255
Posted By majuro15
Ron, very anxious to hear if you have no noise on...

Ron, very anxious to hear if you have no noise on the radios. The IIIs are supposed to fix a lot of issues.
Forum: RV-10 02-04-2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 913
Posted By majuro15
Copy, I think I'll do that. Les did that too and...

Copy, I think I'll do that. Les did that too and seems to be better than a naca duct.

Thanks!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,642
Posted By majuro15
Get a power supply and set it up for ground...

Get a power supply and set it up for ground power. It'll be handy when the plane is done for updating databases, testing, playing around, etc. I got mine from Amazon as well.
Forum: RV-10 02-03-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 913
Posted By majuro15
I just don’t have any room between the compressor...

I just don’t have any room between the compressor and the first cylinder for the scat flange.

I’m considering adding a second flange near the other one above #6. Another builder has and likes the...
Forum: RV-10 02-03-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 913
Posted By majuro15
Cabin Heat Air Supply

Due to my air conditioning, I cannot have the stock cabin heat air supply on the left inlet area. I currently have the supply on the right side rear baffle split to the front and rear heat ducts,...
Forum: RV-10 01-13-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 24,744
Posted By majuro15
Well, update on my post, the vibration hasn't...

Well, update on my post, the vibration hasn't been eliminated. I'm going to spend some time looking for obvious and less than obvious interference with cowl, etc. But I'm leaning back towards a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2020, 04:20 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 11,381
Posted By majuro15
Wow, that must be a $10K setup based on MH...

Wow, that must be a $10K setup based on MH prices! I was able to find most of the stuff on Amazon, believe it or not. I just need the AN800-3 adapter from them.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 11,381
Posted By majuro15
Where are folks sourcing the hoses and fittings...

Where are folks sourcing the hoses and fittings needed to create their transfill setup?
Forum: Alternative Engines 01-06-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,329
Posted By majuro15
He’s referring to me. PM me your contact info.

He’s referring to me. PM me your contact info.
Forum: Alternative Engines 01-06-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 42,471
Posted By majuro15
Nothing really new to report. Oshkosh saw a lot...

Nothing really new to report. Oshkosh saw a lot of interest and a mock-up but the engine hasn’t run yet. Fingers crossed Andy is working hard and will run and produce once the design is proven and...
Forum: RV-10 12-18-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 24,744
Posted By majuro15
Update on my prop, I clocked it 180* and...

Update on my prop, I clocked it 180* and re-balanced it to .03 IPS at 2450 RPM again. Starting off the balancing, I was at .2 IPS instead of .6. It only took 17 grams vs over 60 for it to balance...
Forum: RV-10 12-18-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,730
Posted By majuro15
Starting to do some approaches in my new 10 as...

Starting to do some approaches in my new 10 as well, and like half flaps at 95 knts with about 13" MAP at full RPM. Once field is in sight or just above mins, I put the last notch of flaps. Haven't...
Forum: RV-10 12-06-2019, 07:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 24,744
Posted By majuro15
I understand his comment about not re-indexing...

I understand his comment about not re-indexing the prop meaning pressing out or changing the bushing locations. But my prop and seems like others don't come with instructions on how to index it to...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 12-05-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,818
Posted By majuro15
I just turn off the fuel pump.

I just turn off the fuel pump.
Forum: Propellers 11-29-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,880
Posted By majuro15
I cycle once just to ensure I have control and...

I cycle once just to ensure I have control and there is oil in the prop.
Forum: RV-10 11-29-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 24,744
Posted By majuro15
I'm having issue with airframe vibration on my...

I'm having issue with airframe vibration on my newly flying 10 with an Aero Sport 540 and the 375HRT WW prop. I dynamically balanced it from .6 down to .04 but still feel the vibrations while flying...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-26-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,910
Posted By majuro15
Oh man, Les, you're setting the bar high! I'm...

Oh man, Les, you're setting the bar high! I'm still breaking the engine in but woof, I'm seeing 20 gph at 155 TAS at 3500! I know that will drop once I pull the power back and get up higher after...
Forum: RV-10 11-26-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 840
Posted By majuro15
I used #6.

I used #6.
Forum: COMM 11-25-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By majuro15
Larry, you were right. So I was correct in how...

Larry, you were right. So I was correct in how the ISO modes work, but realized that the ISO isolates the radio from the other headsets. I spent four hours tracing and shooting wires all to figure...
Forum: RV-10 11-25-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,565
Posted By majuro15
Paddy, that's an awesome home brewed...

Paddy, that's an awesome home brewed modification! I'm sure it required going back into Phase 1 with that much change to the air frame. Ha!
Forum: COMM 11-22-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By majuro15
I have confirmed the jacks are isolated with...

I have confirmed the jacks are isolated with washers properly and ironically the jacks I have it narrowed down to are mounted in a plastic material anyway, not CF or metal. Either way, the isolation...
Forum: COMM 11-22-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By majuro15
I do have ZipTips, but tested them a while ago...

I do have ZipTips, but tested them a while ago and had zero noise. It's also not consistent across all headset jacks, which leads me to believe it's an audio wiring issue, not related to the ZipTips.
Forum: COMM 11-22-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By majuro15
My remote audio panel doesn't work like that. In...

My remote audio panel doesn't work like that. In ISO mode, the pilot is isolated and has no side tone unless transmitting on a radio. The three other seats are all intercom connected and cannot...
Forum: COMM 11-21-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By majuro15
Shooting Headset Jack Wires - Chasing Ground Noise

I am getting a static noise in sync my strobes and constant when nav/landing lights are on in my pilot headset jack. I have been able to isolate the noise by controlling my PDA360R via AFS5XXX...
Forum: RV-8/8A 11-15-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,270
Posted By majuro15
I getting the same static with the version 1s and...

I getting the same static with the version 1s and Avidyne 540 now on my first flight. Only on the pilot headset and mic jack though. I can isolate it through the audio panel. Everything is grounded...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 11-11-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 646
Posted By majuro15
Thanks Ross! So I am 90% I need the 12V so I...

Thanks Ross! So I am 90% I need the 12V so I have the yellow wires hooked to the EFIS. If I actually need the 5V, would that affect the value the EFIS is reading?

I'll try the 3 setting...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 11-11-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 646
Posted By majuro15
SDS RPM Pulses per Revolution?

I'm getting inaccurate RPM numbers on my AFS5XXX screens. I know I can adjust the settings but don't know how many pulses per revolution the SDS ECUs give off? Anyone know? I have the EM-5, full...
Forum: RV-10 11-05-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 997
Posted By majuro15
Yep I didn’t see the SB.

Yep I didn’t see the SB.
Forum: RV-10 11-05-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 997
Posted By majuro15
N1017H First Engine Start

It was a chilly evening, but my RV-10 cranked to life on Sunday with the help of some friends. I was a bit nervous but it all worked out pretty successfully.

It's an Aero Sport IO-540 with SDS dual...
Forum: RV-10 11-04-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,047
Posted By majuro15
Congrats!! I won't be far behind you.

Congrats!! I won't be far behind you.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-01-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,206
Posted By majuro15
So I used the pressure bleeder method and have...

So I used the pressure bleeder method and have the right brake done in about three minutes. However, the left brake is proving impossible. I can't get any movement of the fluid at all, even at 15...
Forum: RV-10 11-01-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By majuro15
You can check my blog for pictures, but you can...

You can check my blog for pictures, but you can put the return line kind of anywhere it doesn't interfere with the aileron torque tube. I have Tom's lines and routed them out the same hole (just fit...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 10-28-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 26,393
Posted By majuro15
Looks great, Ross. I bet it's going to be much...

Looks great, Ross. I bet it's going to be much easier to read at an angle too. I have mine on the far side of the cockpit, so it's a bit of a challenge.

Really pumped about the closed loop option...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-28-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By majuro15
I have Flightline AC but yes moved my battery to...

I have Flightline AC but yes moved my battery to the firewall and went with a Shorai. I also have O2 in the back, though. The compressor does help balance things out.
Forum: Propellers 10-28-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,089
Posted By majuro15
Armer, I've had nothing but great service from...

Armer,

I've had nothing but great service from them on my RV-10 prop. Call Nichole Fundis as she's been a great help. You can also email Jeremy, the manager, since he doesn't answer the phone...
Forum: RV-10 10-28-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,043
Posted By majuro15
Yes, wait as long as possible to install the...

Yes, wait as long as possible to install the forward fuselage! Even with a plug and play panel, you'll be under the panel a lot and it sucks. Do the interior, cabin top, and windows before the...
Forum: RV-10 10-28-2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,301
Posted By majuro15
Congratulations on the achievment! I'd like to...

Congratulations on the achievment! I'd like to see a few pictures as well. Anything special or any advice for first flight? Mine is coming up soon as well!
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 10-21-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 26,393
Posted By majuro15
Very relieved to see that a "standard" size...

Very relieved to see that a "standard" size option will be available as well. I do like the narrow stack layout but for all of us who can't redo their panel or don't have that spare space, we'll be...
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-11-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By majuro15
I just put the wings on my 10 with two people...

I just put the wings on my 10 with two people helping me, but could have done it with one person. It was a non-event, really. Took about 15 minutes.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-10-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,206
Posted By majuro15
Kevin, good to hear, thanks for the feedback. ...

Kevin, good to hear, thanks for the feedback. I'll do mine at the end of the month.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,206
Posted By majuro15
I'm struggling to think how to get my cylinders...

I'm struggling to think how to get my cylinders horizontal with my RV-10 Control Approach pedals. The cylinders mount to the rear of the pedals, so can't just pull them forward like I guess others...
Forum: RV-10 10-09-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,015
Posted By majuro15
Congrats Larry! Now you can really put that...

Congrats Larry! Now you can really put that thing to use! Come on down to IPJ sometime, you can stay at our place.

Tim
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-03-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,320
Posted By majuro15
DAR Inspection Prerequisits

I've searched for quite a while but can't find a thread talking about suggestions for things to complete prior to DAR inspection.

What all is required prior to inspection (and first...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,263
Posted By majuro15
I second the EAA kit, very nicely put together...

I second the EAA kit, very nicely put together with step by step instructions. Don't use whiteout on the form! I had one returned, I should have known better. FAA misspelled my name as owner so...
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