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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) Yesterday, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By Mycool
Looking to buy a nice 6,7, or 8...

I'm looking for a nicely built and equipped RV6, 7, or 8. I can be reached at at 818-620-8117 or m.karatsonyi@gmail.com.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-19-2021, 11:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 430
Posted By Mycool
Panel Rv9,Rv7,

https://imgur.com/g9CPqWd

$550 obo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,585
Posted By Mycool
similar issues

I thought I would chime in. I had a similar issue but it was a 350 lbs passenger in a Gulfstream 200.

I thought that 250lbs was the max passenger weight limit in the aircraft, as it turned out...
Forum: RV-3 09-15-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,541
Posted By Mycool
Thanks, but Im planning on repitching prop,...

Thanks, but Im planning on repitching prop, Sensenich has 81 as cruise pitch setting, I was wondering if anyone went higher with data.
Forum: RV-3 09-14-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,541
Posted By Mycool
RV3 Max prop pitch

Hi thought I would post here first, I have a RV3 with a 0-320 E3D and a Sensenich prop (70cm759-0-79) and plan to give it max cruise pitch. what is the max pitch that has successfully been done on...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-30-2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 982
Posted By Mycool
Reply

Exactly what I was looking for, thank you. Are there any other options out there?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-30-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 982
Posted By Mycool
Snorkel...

Hi Iím looking to install a snorkel onto a cowl, however Iím having a **** of a time finding one.

Does anyone know where I could find just the intake snorkel to glass on a cowl?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,125
Posted By Mycool
Protesting

I'm willing to join a protest at KOSH for the right reasons in late July...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-03-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 451
Posted By Mycool
KOSH - KGYL

I planning on flying into KOSH on the 11 or 12th for work but also bought a rv4, and was planning on driving to KGYL FROM KOSH, GRRRR. Was hoping a fellow RV?r could help and maybe fly. I am a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,536
Posted By Mycool
A lot of great conversation, I agree keep these...

A lot of great conversation, I agree keep these airplanes out and away from icing conditions. Those who have experienced it won?t ever do it again and the others aren?t here to give their...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 461
Posted By Mycool
Just Curios...prop pitches

Was just curios if anyone has the data,

With everything remaining constant how much speed would you get if you switched from a sensenich climb to a cruise. And to add if anyone has data the climb...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-12-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,815
Posted By Mycool
phase 1

Put the airplane back in phase 1 and test it. Dont leave anything up to the FAA "to do" or it wont get done!

Thanks for sharing video, but I dont see it being opened during flight, just looks like...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-07-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,815
Posted By Mycool
post

Post a video...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-29-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,267
Posted By Mycool
Reply

Great info, ill double check resister and ?Z? bend it it for support.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-27-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,267
Posted By Mycool
Reply

Resister is in between keyed switch and dynon. Its a dynon colorcoated harness but ill double check the pins.

Im using slick 4371 L/R
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-27-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,267
Posted By Mycool
Reply

The left mag has the impulse coupler and the 510-2 switch has the jumper. I have configured the dynon to read 1 and 2 revolutions with no indication.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-27-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,267
Posted By Mycool
Dynon help

Hi gang, i need some help with some wiring in a rebuilt rv3 with a dynon d-180. The issue is with the L/R rpm pickups. For some reason their not working and dynon only points me to their installation...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,261
Posted By Mycool
Response

Where was your wife during all this?
Forum: Safety 05-29-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,357
Posted By Mycool
Ahh, been almost 20 years since I was Honorably...

Ahh, been almost 20 years since I was Honorably discharged.
Forum: Safety 05-29-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,357
Posted By Mycool
Uhhh

Thanks, I missed that the original post was for a “passenger.”
As Gash puts it “Aeorbatics” and then “Passenger Aerobatics”.

BTW Gash, what do you mean you’ve “flown CAS for me?
Forum: Safety 05-29-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,357
Posted By Mycool
Correction

Under FAR 91.303 parachutes are not required for aerobatics.
Forum: Safety 05-29-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,357
Posted By Mycool
issues

WTF is everyone talking about in here...?.

? 91.303 Aerobatic flight.
No person may operate an aircraft in aerobatic flight -
(a) Over any congested area of a city, town, or settlement;
(b) Over...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,222
Posted By Mycool
reservations

Are reservations required, or are you allowed to just fly in last minute?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,958
Posted By Mycool
issues

The root cause is from hot starts! By not following a proper procedure to start a hot engine will cause the ceramic to weaken and crack.

As a flight instructor flying many different aircraft from...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,013
Posted By Mycool
Info

Great bits of info, thx for sharing!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-23-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 34,599
Posted By Mycool
Help requested,help granted

Had to chyme in and give my experience with VAF.

I have been ?AOG? a few times, but the one time I requested help through VAF, I was welcomed by many members, many of whom I have never spoken to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 740
Posted By Mycool
reply

Hi Charlie, thx for pix,that was extremely helpful.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 740
Posted By Mycool
Traditional metal gear fairings...

Hello all,

I'm in the process of finishing my RV3, and was not sure between the new fiberglass ($210) fairings and the older metal ($60) gear fairings.

Does anyone have a picture of the older metal...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-16-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By Mycool
US FAR

91.205 c&d
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-23-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,891
Posted By Mycool
Reply

Prior to installing 1 cowl flap (keep in mind it was the first 20 or so hours SMOH) my CHT?s (ALL) would drive up to 440f and i would pretty much after takeoff have to pull back power and climb....
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-21-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,891
Posted By Mycool
Same same

I have the same setup, but had to break in engine during summer temps in souther California. After break in CHT?s were still HIGH.

Installed ANTISPLAT cowl flap and it instantly solved all problems...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,048
Posted By Mycool
Good conversation

I think im sold on the idea of monitoring the battery health in the event of a alt failure, especially since ill be operating the dynon d-180.

VANS aircaft can be flown safely without any...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,048
Posted By Mycool
batt+main

if I put it between battery and master will it tell me alternator load?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,048
Posted By Mycool
Need Help; current sensor location

Any reccomendations for current sensor?

http://i65.tinypic.com/rksbk0.jpg
Forum: RV-3 02-16-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,443
Posted By Mycool
ELT

Why would you want to, not required on a single seater. But if you decide to, hanging it off the longeron behind the seat is a good spot.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-02-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,931
Posted By Mycool
Article

That was a great article, thanks for sharing Ed.
Forum: RV-3 01-16-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,052
Posted By Mycool
Im in the process of rebuilding a Rv3 to Rv3a, Im...

Im in the process of rebuilding a Rv3 to Rv3a, Im mounting ipad under the Dynon D-180 with a ram mount, also integrating a Dc connection for charging.

http://i64.tinypic.com/2uzxlq8.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-24-2018, 12:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By Mycool
Great leads

Thank you all for the great leads, im looking into all...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-23-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By Mycool
Non ferrous nutplates

Does anyone have a source for non ferrius nutplates? Seems everywhere i look its all metal?!
Forum: Texas (South) 12-17-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,055
Posted By Mycool
Rent/borrow

Hi guys, anyone where I could rent/borrow a plane in the Houston area? Im a 3000hr CFI.
Forum: Northeast 11-21-2018, 08:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 669
Posted By Mycool
CFI available out of KPHL THRU 11-25

Hi guys and gals,
I?m availed for flight training or any flying out of KPHL or nearby airports through 11-25-2018. I?m a CFI,CFII, MEI, MEII, MULTI RV builder and A&P. You can reach me direct at...
Forum: West (and Southwest) 10-16-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 922
Posted By Mycool
Formation flight

I?m planning a formation flight over my daughters school, they are honoring veterans and service members. It Nov 15 and we?ll be flying out of KWHP. If your interested pm me.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-16-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 975
Posted By Mycool
Custom plexiglass

Hi All,

I?m have a few projects that require a custom plexiglass. One is a corner lense for rv3 wingtips and the other is for a new windshield design.

Any pointers or recommendations are...
Forum: Northeast 10-03-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 901
Posted By Mycool
Hi Vlad, Thx for response, are you going to be...

Hi Vlad,
Thx for response, are you going to be near by? I?d love to meet you.
Forum: Northeast 10-03-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 901
Posted By Mycool
Any takers to help build our Rv community?

Any takers to help build our Rv community?
Forum: Northeast 10-02-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 901
Posted By Mycool
KRUT Pilots!......

Hi guys & gals,

I?m flying into KRUT TOMORROW (10-3) and was wondering if there are any Vans guys? Actually I have a friend coming to pick me up and he is in the market for a airplane and wanted him...
Forum: RV-3 08-31-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,139
Posted By Mycool
The Cn-2 fix is a lot cheaper only $70 for...

The Cn-2 fix is a lot cheaper only $70 for hardaware kit and only $45,000ish of my labor.
Forum: RV-3 08-30-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,139
Posted By Mycool
Thanks for the info Dave, I?ve decided I?m going...

Thanks for the info Dave, I?ve decided I?m going to tackle this project myself. This baby will shine and do +6/-3 when I?m done.
Forum: RV-3 08-24-2018, 06:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,139
Posted By Mycool
Corrected

Thanks for correction.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,874
Posted By Mycool
Reg

Look at 91.205 b-d...
Forum: RV-3 08-23-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,139
Posted By Mycool
Comment

Thx Doug, got ahold of this website...http://www.romeolima.com/rv-3.com/info/CN-2.pdf.

Great info, but needed to contact Vans to get Cn-2 drawings.

With upgrade I?ll get +/- 6 g?s more than enough...
Forum: RV-3 08-21-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,139
Posted By Mycool
Spar upgrade

Has anyone completed spar upgrade?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 854
Posted By Mycool
Thx

Thx Gary, looking forward to hearing back.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 854
Posted By Mycool
Formation flying

Looking to put 4 or more rv?s together for formation flying. I have a Rv9a with smoke. Contact me if this interests you in the LA BASIN.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,497
Posted By Mycool
Words of wisdom, don?t lean on forward side of...

Words of wisdom, don?t lean on forward side of wing; fuel leaks to follow...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,833
Posted By Mycool
Congrats, aircraft looks great!

Congrats, aircraft looks great!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,726
Posted By Mycool
I agree, Was hoping I can use the bent Antenna...

I agree, Was hoping I can use the bent Antenna and still have the same performance on the top.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,726
Posted By Mycool
Attn

Ok, thank you for the input. ?Attention? antenna it is. Thx for the link too.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-29-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,726
Posted By Mycool
Bent whip antenna mounted on top

Hello,
was wondering if anyone had any input on bent whip antennas mounted on top of aircraft. Looking to weigh all the pro?s and con?s if any.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-20-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 838
Posted By Mycool
Thumbing OshKosh....

Hi gang,
Can anyone pick me up in KSTP (Minneapolis ) and fly me to KOSH either 7/20 and return 7/22 middayish? I can do BFR, flighttraining, IPC or even work on your INSTRUMENT rating in return. You...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By Mycool
Done deal

Done deal, I?m putting in an engine driven pump.

Thank you.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By Mycool
reply

I just got off the phone with Lycoming and they stated min 1/2-3 lbs and 6lbs max of fuel pressure.

Agreed, keeping the engine driven pump is good security.

I plan to do a pressure test of the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-10-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By Mycool
Advice on Rv3 header tank.

Hello all,

I have a rv3 with a header tank only and am rebuilding an 0-320. I have two rear accessory cases, one with fuel pump and one without.

I am considering not putting a engine driven pump...
Forum: California 04-25-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,745
Posted By Mycool
Real world

If your coming from Burbank and transitioning low level less than 2000'msl they will give you a freq change at cahuenga pass which is where the 101 fwy universal studios and Hollywood bowl all meet....
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