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Forum: RV-3 01-05-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 80,850
Posted By Reboot
So, that's where I am with regard to my sites....

So, that's where I am with regard to my sites. Please spread the word, let's try to find someone willing to take on the Registry so we can all keep track of these unique, and most enjoyable,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2018, 12:53 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 22,741
Posted By Reboot
If you have been running with both mags the...

If you have been running with both mags the entire flight, why would you expect one to fail? You have two tanks, why would you remove one of the planes redundant features, ever? Anything can happens...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-07-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,743
Posted By Reboot
Thank you. Help searching the correct name.

Thank you. Help searching the correct name.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-07-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,743
Posted By Reboot
I called aircraft spruce and the person I talked...

I called aircraft spruce and the person I talked to said they needed a part number. They were not very helpful. To Mel's advice I could cut the cable and use one of the ends. I would hate to...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-07-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,743
Posted By Reboot
Lycoming Mechanical RPM cap?

Can anyone help me find a cap for the old mechanical rpm cable connection on the back of the engine? I installed my GEA24 for my G3X touch last week and removed the old mechanical gauge. I assume...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-25-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,314
Posted By Reboot
Company?

What insurance company does everyone recommend? Is there a general consensus or a particular company?
Forum: Reviews 03-30-2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,184
Posted By Reboot
I second the great feedback about Jessie and...

I second the great feedback about Jessie and Niko. The both took great care of me on my first annual in my Rv6. Great guy and with a great company!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 14,001
Posted By Reboot
Evan?

So is Evan still MIA? If so does anyone know of someone else that builds tanks?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2017, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,379
Posted By Reboot
Tail pics

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=140972&page=13
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2017, 09:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,379
Posted By Reboot
My first annual

I purchased an RV-6A last June and had flown it almost 200 hours before I had my annual two weeks ago. I had been reading the forums for about a year now so I decided to get my annual done by one of...
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-19-2017, 09:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 973
Posted By Reboot
Lower Cowl / nose gear faring?

I installed the Nose Job and new faring on my RV-6a and do not like how the opening is sealed. There are two pieces of sheet metal sandwiched from the front to back that rub the faring. I was...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-13-2017, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,797
Posted By Reboot
Could tops?

Doesn't XM give you cloud tops?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,585
Posted By Reboot
Hornet heater

I have been using a hornet heater this winter and it has worked great. I leave it plugged in 24/7. It has an internal thermostat that cycles on and off between 70 and 55 degrees. I recall reading it...
Forum: RV-6/6A 12-08-2016, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,460
Posted By Reboot
Thank you for the advice

Thank you for the advice
Forum: RV-6/6A 12-07-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,460
Posted By Reboot
Old RV-6A tip up panel?

Im planning on upgrading my panel this winter and would like to get an old panel that is scrap. Anyone have one sitting in their hanger?
Forum: Midwest 10-04-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,711
Posted By Reboot
Is Reece your last name? If it is we are probably...

Is Reece your last name? If it is we are probably related. I am from IN the Reece side is around Muncie.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-27-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,201
Posted By Reboot
Smoking rives? Some of mine look like that. I...

Smoking rives? Some of mine look like that. I assumed that it was oil from the engine. Are you saying they are lose and friction is causing the black marks?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 25,999
Posted By Reboot
I'm not into racing but would love to know what...

I'm not into racing but would love to know what you learned that we could apply to increase our everyday performance. I am constantly considering what small changes I can make to get that extra speed.
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-20-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,960
Posted By Reboot
If you find them please let me know. I would like...

If you find them please let me know. I would like two new ones as well.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2016, 09:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,672
Posted By Reboot
I don't like that the new maps do NOT display the...

I don't like that the new maps do NOT display the private strips. In a forced landing situation I would like to know where they are.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-31-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,856
Posted By Reboot
[QUOTE=SuperCubDriver;1035291]I put a composite...

[QUOTE=SuperCubDriver;1035291]I put a composite camera on the inner access cover under the right wing. This way you can experiment without messing with the airplane itself. Take a new cover and...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-28-2016, 10:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,959
Posted By Reboot
Thank you

Thank you for the feed back guys! I have registered for the class ..
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-25-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,959
Posted By Reboot
Has anyone taken this course? Would you recommend...

Has anyone taken this course? Would you recommend it? PM me if you prefer not to publicly share your opinion.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-23-2016, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,408
Posted By Reboot
I then applied Green Loctite wicking ...

I then applied Green Loctite wicking threadlocker to the weeping rivet and let it sit a bit.

That was 15 years ago and it hasn't seeped since then.

John Allen
RV-6A[/QUOTE]

Love that solution...
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-22-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,679
Posted By Reboot
Congrats Kevin!

Congrats Kevin!
Forum: Propellers 08-14-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,434
Posted By Reboot
Thank you Jesse

Thank you Jesse
Forum: Propellers 08-13-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,434
Posted By Reboot
What is your WOT rpm? And what woud you say you...

What is your WOT rpm? And what woud you say you have the pitch set for? Economy cruise? Or max speed cruise? I can only get 2450 with my current prop.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-13-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 180,255
Posted By Reboot
Wow what a trip, I'm looking forward to hearing...

Wow what a trip, I'm looking forward to hearing more.
Forum: Propellers 08-13-2016, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,434
Posted By Reboot
How long have you had the prop Bruce?

How long have you had the prop Bruce?
Forum: Propellers 08-13-2016, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,434
Posted By Reboot
What did have before the WW? Mik

What did have before the WW?
Mik
Forum: Propellers 08-13-2016, 07:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,434
Posted By Reboot
Sensenich or Wirlwind Ground Pitch prop?

I have a 6A with a O-320 that has an over pitched prop, and has damage. It's usable and most likely can be repitched. However I want to replace it and leaning to one of the Ground Pitch props. I use...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-12-2016, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,837
Posted By Reboot
Tank fixed

Once I had teh tank off I decided to try and fix it myself. The fact that Noweep wanted $900 help in my decision. It took two tries but I got it sealed. Thank you everyone for your advise..
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-07-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,837
Posted By Reboot
Thank you for all the suggestions... Mike

Thank you for all the suggestions...
Mike
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-06-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,298
Posted By Reboot
Great video, thank you for sharing.. Nice looking...

Great video, thank you for sharing.. Nice looking plane!
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-06-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,761
Posted By Reboot
Tim did you forget to post a link?

Tim did you forget to post a link?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-06-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,837
Posted By Reboot
Fuel tank leak

I noticed that my fuel tank was leaking earlier this week. So being a new RV owner and very little experiance with sheet metal work, I did the obvious and removed the tank to see if I could find the...
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-06-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,761
Posted By Reboot
Congrats Gene! I wish I would have bought a plane...

Congrats Gene! I wish I would have bought a plane when I got my license. I am enjoying flying more then ever now tha I have my Rv6..
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-06-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,761
Posted By Reboot
Until next year

enjoyed it as well. take care.. Btw is that pic from your flight home?

Mike
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-05-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,443
Posted By Reboot
Congrats

Congrats Charles
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-05-2016, 01:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,761
Posted By Reboot
New RV-6A Owner, recently purchased

Hello everyone... I'm a new RV owner. I purchased RV-6A June 8th. I live outside Chicago and purchased the plane from CA. Flying it home was the first time flying over mountains. WOW, what an...
Forum: Midwest 08-05-2016, 01:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,514
Posted By Reboot
Wheaton?

I live in Wheaton, with 2 garages, and have an RV-6A in a hanger at DPA. Let's talk, I'm sure we could work something out.
Mike
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