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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-25-2022, 04:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,790
Posted By Rayh
Jeff I sent you a PM.

Jeff I sent you a PM.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-23-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,757
Posted By Rayh
Mark, I was looking at your hanger door. Did you...

Mark,
I was looking at your hanger door. Did you design and build? If so, I would like to get more info. Maybe PM me, if you don't mind.
Forum: Painting your RV 08-30-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,150
Posted By Rayh
James I saw your PM and sent you a response.

James I saw your PM and sent you a response.
Forum: Painting your RV 08-30-2021, 09:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,150
Posted By Rayh
Good looking airplane. Thank you.

Good looking airplane.
Thank you.
Forum: Painting your RV 08-30-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,150
Posted By Rayh
Paint shops in Southeast area.

I have been on the waiting list for the past 6 months with a paintshop in NC to paint my 12. It was supposed to be taken to them in three weeks and now, with the shortage of workers, they do not know...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-04-2021, 04:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,992
Posted By Rayh
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-30-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,992
Posted By Rayh
That sounds pretty good. Where do I find info on...

That sounds pretty good. Where do I find info on the MATCO exchange program? I looked on the MATCO site but didn't see it. Thanks in advance.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2021, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,392
Posted By Rayh
Ski, I sent you a PM.

Ski, I sent you a PM.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-20-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,877
Posted By Rayh
Can you advise how much vinyl does it take to...

Can you advise how much vinyl does it take to wrap a 12? What brand of vinyl and where did you purchase?I am getting close to doing mine is why I am interested.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-06-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,654
Posted By Rayh
Woody I sent you PM.

Woody I sent you PM.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-19-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,147
Posted By Rayh
Great thought. I will investigate that.

Great thought. I will investigate that.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-18-2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,147
Posted By Rayh
I will try that, thanks.

I will try that, thanks.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-18-2016, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,147
Posted By Rayh
Squeal with PTT

With only 9 hours in my 12 I started to get an intermittent squeal when I push my Pilot side PTT. Do not get it in the Co Pilot side. I set one of the soft keys on the Garmin radio to PTT and it...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-10-2016, 05:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,896
Posted By Rayh
I would have to agree with Kyle on this. An A&P /...

I would have to agree with Kyle on this. An A&P / IA would be putting their behind on the line so he/she should be doing a thorough inspection regardless of the type of certificate the plane holds.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-09-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,835
Posted By Rayh
Thank you for all of the responses. I would have...

Thank you for all of the responses. I would have to say that it appears I am used to the slower response of the old T&B instrumenrs. I will just fly on and get used to the EFIS.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-08-2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,835
Posted By Rayh
Dynon EFIS Turn Coordinator

I just recently finished my RV-12 and have been able to take it up a couple times so far. The unfortunate part the weather has not been ideal (windy) for much flight testing. One thing I noticed and...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-22-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,765
Posted By Rayh
I talked to Van's builder support and found a...

I talked to Van's builder support and found a quick way to test the transducer. Unplug the transducer, take the sender (yellow) wire and tap it on a ground at a fast pace and watch the fuel flow on...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-22-2016, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,765
Posted By Rayh
This is what I am leaning towards also. Really...

This is what I am leaning towards also. Really stinks that it was bad out of the box!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-22-2016, 07:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,765
Posted By Rayh
Test results show that there is 3.28 volts at the...

Test results show that there is 3.28 volts at the yellow wire coming from the Dynon. 12 volts at red and black, both from Dynon and at the Fl-60 red and black after plugging it back in.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,765
Posted By Rayh
Mitch what voltage should I be getting on the...

Mitch what voltage should I be getting on the yellow wire?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,765
Posted By Rayh
[QUOTE=Mich48041;1055788]Disconnect the wires...

[QUOTE=Mich48041;1055788]Disconnect the wires from the FL-60. Measure the voltage on the output signal wire (Yellow?). If there is voltage, then the wire should be good back to the Dynon. If there...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,765
Posted By Rayh
Talking I know Bill. If it was only that easy.

I know Bill. If it was only that easy.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,765
Posted By Rayh
Fuel flow displaying 0 gph

Yesterday I did my maiden voyage of my fresh built 12. I am not getting any fuel flow reading on the Skyview. I have the FL-60 red cube and set the k factor but it doesn't seem to be feeding the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2016, 03:43 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 389,453
Posted By Rayh
First Flight

Well, after much waited anticiapation and melting of the snow I was finally able to do my first flight. Although the field was a little soft and the winds a little brisk I decided to take it up. It...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-07-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,882
Posted By Rayh
Exactly right. I am at 2WV3

Exactly right. I am at 2WV3
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-07-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,882
Posted By Rayh
Thanks Mike

Thanks Mike
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-07-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,882
Posted By Rayh
We had to call the trip off. Wife's dad passed...

We had to call the trip off. Wife's dad passed away Christmas morning.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-07-2016, 11:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,882
Posted By Rayh
Thumbs up Sigh of relief

Received the pink slip today from Charlie Monola, FISDO Charleston, WV. He made the FAA look good with his great attitude, professionalism and here to help attitude. Now the fun begins. It's time to...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-10-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 11,799
Posted By Rayh
I too would like to have the...

I too would like to have the instructions.
Av8tors4fun@yahoo.com
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-26-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,296
Posted By Rayh
I am so happy they are willing to do it seeing...

I am so happy they are willing to do it seeing that a DAR is about 4 hrs away.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-25-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,296
Posted By Rayh
Thanks for the valuable input guys. I will take...

Thanks for the valuable input guys. I will take away the check mark in box 9.
I don't know why, but the 8130-6 was sent to me with section 1 (with the exception of box 1 & 4) and section 2 filled out...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-25-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,296
Posted By Rayh
Airworthiness Inspection

I am in the process of the FAA performing my AW inspection. After submitting my request and forms, the FAA Inspector, who has never done an ELSA AW inspection, emailed me. He wants a correction done...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-18-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,868
Posted By Rayh
Transition Training

I will be in TX next month and would like to receive some training from John (Jetguy). I have attempted to email him and message him through this forum. I haven't had any luck getting in contact with...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-09-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,119
Posted By Rayh
Thanks Scott

Thanks Scott
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-07-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,119
Posted By Rayh
Thanks Scott. I set it up the same, 25 seconds,...

Thanks Scott. I set it up the same, 25 seconds, for both speed ranges.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-07-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,794
Posted By Rayh
Ready for airworthiness inspection

Wow, I am so ready to get my plane in the air before the snow starts flying. A week ago I called the FAA MIDO office in PA that covers WV and asked for some assistance in having someone from the FSDO...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-07-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,119
Posted By Rayh
While in the trim servo setup it showed setting...

While in the trim servo setup it showed setting for at or below 50kts and one for at or above 120kts. In the RV12 PAP it shows a trim motor run time between 25-30 seconds.
I adjusted the trim speed...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-06-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,119
Posted By Rayh
I do have the Dynon AP control panel so I will...

I do have the Dynon AP control panel so I will try to adjust the servo speed through the skyView.
No problem Scott.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-06-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,119
Posted By Rayh
I thought I read that the skyview has a 25 turn...

I thought I read that the skyview has a 25 turn pot. With looking real close I believe the screw is turning.

On the second part of my question. I hold the trim switch for the direction I want. It...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-06-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,119
Posted By Rayh
Trim motor speed

My trim is going from full up to full down in 15 seconds. I turned the potentiometer screw clockwise several times and the speed does not change.
Also, it is common for the trim to stop while...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-31-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Rayh
I want to thank everyone for their help. I worked...

I want to thank everyone for their help. I worked at getting the hose housing off the water pump to make sure the impeller was operating. Better safe than sorry. All was good there.
After draining...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-30-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Rayh
I went out bounced the plane around and also took...

I went out bounced the plane around and also took the hoses off the radiator to ensure I didn't leave the plugs in it. The plugs had been removed and the radiator was full of coolant.
Performed...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-30-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Rayh
I will do just that. I will bounce it around and...

I will do just that. I will bounce it around and make my neighbors think I've done went crazy. 😂
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-29-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,140
Posted By Rayh
Pat that sounds like what is happening with...

Pat that sounds like what is happening with mine. I will reseal again.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-29-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Rayh
I will check the connections. What procedure is...

I will check the connections. What procedure is used to purge the air from the coolant?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-29-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Rayh
Just checked skyview. At static the right EGT is...

Just checked skyview. At static the right EGT is registering the temp. Apparently while running it is inop. Ideas????
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-29-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,555
Posted By Rayh
First start

Today was the day. Finally pushed the 12 out and fired it up. Started fine. Two issues though. After about 5 minutes, CHT left and right went above above 200 degrees. I shut it down before they got...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-29-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,140
Posted By Rayh
I have mine done. It appears I have a small leak...

I have mine done. It appears I have a small leak in front left corner. I will take it back out and attempt to seal it.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-29-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,140
Posted By Rayh
Prefabricated fuel tank

Has anyone ordered the prefabricated fuel tank after building. I called and the price is $795.00. On the kit order form it is only $445.00. I was told that it was $445 when you order with a kit and...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-10-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,138
Posted By Rayh
OK........

OK........
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-09-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,138
Posted By Rayh
Angry AV-5002 issue

I had received my avionics pkg 3 weeks ago. After installing it the led light in the master switch wasn't working. I talked to tech support about the issue and after talking they told me to send it...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-26-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,942
Posted By Rayh
Thanks Tom. I have narrowed down that a couple of...

Thanks Tom. I have narrowed down that a couple of the pins were not seated completely.
I have the switches lit and working. With the exception of the Master Switch. It powers everything up but the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-26-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,942
Posted By Rayh
Tom, what did your problem ending up being? I am...

Tom, what did your problem ending up being? I am currently running tests and so far found 11 pins on the 25 pin connector getting no power.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-26-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,942
Posted By Rayh
The lights on all switches are not wotking. The...

The lights on all switches are not wotking. The Avionics switch powers the radio up.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-26-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,942
Posted By Rayh
Angry Fired up panel first time

I fired up the panel for the first time. The Skyview comes on but I am getting no lights on the switches when they are on. Turning the dimmer has no effect.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-24-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,189
Posted By Rayh
Thanks Kyle. Now to get them delivered so I can...

Thanks Kyle. Now to get them delivered so I can start installing.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-23-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,189
Posted By Rayh
Scott- That is exactly what I need to do yet....

Scott- That is exactly what I need to do yet. Thanks
RF- I will keep that in mind. Thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-23-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,189
Posted By Rayh
Thanks. I definitely agree about qualitywork over...

Thanks. I definitely agree about qualitywork over how fast I can get it done.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-23-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,189
Posted By Rayh
Install time

I am ready to install my engine and dynon package. I ordered them last week so I am finishing up a few small things while I am waiting for them to be delivered. My question. On average, how many...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-23-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,897
Posted By Rayh
Congrats Rick. Mine is 120806 and I just ordered...

Congrats Rick. Mine is 120806 and I just ordered the engine and avionics. Hoping to be done in 6-8 weeks. So excited!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-11-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,312
Posted By Rayh
I would have to agree. We as consumers should not...

I would have to agree. We as consumers should not have to take on the part manufacturers that Rotax has contracted with to supply their parts. That is on Rotax. When we buy a car we as the consumer...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-04-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,281
Posted By Rayh
Thanks. I will continue on.

Thanks. I will continue on.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-04-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,281
Posted By Rayh
Instrument Panel attachment

I noticed that on other RV-12s there are vertical supports that the center Inst panel attaches to. My fuselage plans do not show installing these nor are they in the kit. Are these still used and if...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-01-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,365
Posted By Rayh
Are you at KOSH? I would like to meet up with you...

Are you at KOSH? I would like to meet up with you tomorrow. Can you PM me?
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