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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-11-2021, 05:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By flysrv10
Check out the empty weight!

Check out the empty weight!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-10-2021, 04:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks. The graphics look outdated so I...

Thanks. The graphics look outdated so I dismissed it. I guess the key sentence is "To be valid, the approach target AOA must be between the minimum visible (green) and caution alert (yellow...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-09-2021, 03:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 344
Posted By flysrv10
John, can you add another data line "I did not...

John, can you add another data line "I did not mount GSU 25 to back of GDU display and had issues"? Or "I mounted on Sub Panel and had issues" Thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-09-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By flysrv10
G3X AOA calibration

RV10: Having a heck of a time calibrating Approach Target AOA Calibration, the DOT. I have cleared all settings and started over three times and it sez unable to calibrate or something like that....
Forum: Florida (South) 05-09-2021, 05:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By flysrv10
How about Marathon? No hangar space?

How about Marathon? No hangar space?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-08-2021, 07:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
I agree. I did not locate it on the back of the...

I agree. I did not locate it on the back of the 460 for the same reason.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-08-2021, 05:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
I have good clearance between the cowl and...

I have good clearance between the cowl and fuselage. Don't feel excessive vibration, nothing more than any other RV I have flown. Garmin sez it is an "unusual" case.

If you want to be safe, I...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-07-2021, 03:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
That is exactly where mine is mounted. Good to...

That is exactly where mine is mounted. Good to know that it should work. Garmin is coming through with a replacement AHARS. I am hoping that is it.

Thank you everyone for sharing your...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 06:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
I took off on partial power and the efis did not...

I took off on partial power and the efis did not fail. Donít recall the rpm setting possibly a little more than 50% power. I have surely so the plugs are all good, idles well. I do notice less...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 05:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks Walt. All connectors tight as tik. All...

Thanks Walt. All connectors tight as tik. All bolts tight. Wires supported.

My plane runs pretty smooth but I figured prop balance will eliminate one possibility and it can't hurt.

I have pulled...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 03:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
Have it scheduled on Tuesday. It has been...

Have it scheduled on Tuesday. It has been balanced once before with no noticeable improvements. Thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks for the input. Makes me feel better. ...

Thanks for the input. Makes me feel better. Garmin is suggesting that I may need to relocate it. Not a simple job to butcher the harness.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
I have been talking to them but I hate to say,...

I have been talking to them but I hate to say, they are slow in responding. I am traveling for the summer and due to this issue, I am unable to file IFR.

Thanks for sharing your installation...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 899
Posted By flysrv10
Garmin GSU 25 (AHARS) failed vibration test

My newly installed Garmin G3X system fails the vibration test. The AHARS (GSU25) is mounted as recommended by Garmin on the sub panel, right in front of the pilot near the top skin. Mounted as...
Forum: Reviews 05-06-2021, 04:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you Superior Air Parts

On of my new Millennium cylinders installed at the end of 2019 showed oil in the lower plug. Within three emails, a new cylinder assembly is being shipped to me under warranty. No interrogation, no...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By flysrv10
Not sure about display on IFD from sky view but...

Not sure about display on IFD from sky view but any 232 pin with the right format should work.

GPS FUEL COMPUTER PINS

IFD-540** P1001****************
GPS RS-232 Out 1************
GPS RS-232 *In...
Forum: ADS-B 04-25-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By flysrv10
i think it is ADSB+ G2

i think it is ADSB+ G2
Forum: Autopilots 04-21-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By flysrv10
The diagonal bracing on the roll servo will...

The diagonal bracing on the roll servo will definitely not work.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-10-2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 935
Posted By flysrv10
Yep, pro seal. No matter what the problem is,...

Yep, pro seal. No matter what the problem is, pro seal is your answer.
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-25-2021, 04:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,550
Posted By flysrv10
Here you go.

Here you go.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 12:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By flysrv10
I have an AP switch and I have it on during the...

I have an AP switch and I have it on during the update. So far still stuck under AFCS update without the SD card inserted.

Magnitometer has failed. No further info on it on G3X. Servos have good...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By flysrv10
It is stuck on AFCS (Automatic flight control...

It is stuck on AFCS (Automatic flight control system?) update even after removing the power and the SD card. I will get more info based on your suggestion. Thank you.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By flysrv10
G3X STUCK ON AFCS UPDATE FOR 45 MIN.

How long will it take for a G3x Touch V8.72 software update? Mine has been stuck for a 45 min and says do not remove power. Thanks.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-19-2021, 05:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,409
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you all for your replies.

Thank you all for your replies.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-18-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,409
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you. Any 10k dimmer? Typical Amazon? Any...

Thank you. Any 10k dimmer? Typical Amazon? Any particular brand.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-18-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,409
Posted By flysrv10
G3X and dimmers

Anyone connecting G3x to dimmers? If so, what brand and model dimmer you would recommend. Thank you.
Forum: Reviews 02-26-2021, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 807
Posted By flysrv10
I have their headliner, specifically custom...

I have their headliner, specifically custom fabricated to delete the overhead vents. I aim thrilled with the way it turned out.

As mentioned, first time for anything takes a lot of patience and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2021, 05:34 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,580
Posted By flysrv10
Amazing. I envy you guys..

Amazing. I envy you guys..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2021, 05:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,294
Posted By flysrv10
Congratulation Barbara. I will miss your...

Congratulation Barbara. I will miss your friendly voice over the phone. I always felt that I was talking to a family member while ordering my parts.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-06-2021, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By flysrv10
Also South Florida Sport Aviation.

Also South Florida Sport Aviation.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-24-2021, 04:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 732
Posted By flysrv10
Look for part no M3015. The Slick document does...

Look for part no M3015. The Slick document does not say if it is a slotted screw.
Forum: RV-14 12-26-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,341
Posted By flysrv10
Check with Oregone Aero and South Florida Sports.

Check with Oregone Aero and South Florida Sports.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-18-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By flysrv10
Try Charles at CopaAir in Indian Town. ...

Try Charles at CopaAir in Indian Town. Reasonable rates and qualified staff. No nickel and dimes. Closed on Mondays.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-14-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,431
Posted By flysrv10
Piece of tape. Will accommodate all washer sizes.

Piece of tape. Will accommodate all washer sizes.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2020, 05:03 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,580
Posted By flysrv10
Bad link? Do not enter sign shows up on my...

Bad link? Do not enter sign shows up on my computer.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2020, 12:02 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,580
Posted By flysrv10
Not fair! You gotta give closeup shots so we can...

Not fair! You gotta give closeup shots so we can steal your idea.
Forum: RV-10 12-03-2020, 04:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,727
Posted By flysrv10
Check Steve Melton's website...

Check Steve Melton's website https://www.rvplasticparts.com/product-page/odyssey-pc925-battery-tray. He hs a try that adopts to the battery.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-12-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,748
Posted By flysrv10
I had Goo Gone, Goof Off and lacquer thinner in...

I had Goo Gone, Goof Off and lacquer thinner in the shop. Tried all of them and found that Goo Gone did not seem to work at all. Goof Off worked well and softened the contact cement without...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-08-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,748
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-08-2020, 06:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,748
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you all for your replies.

Thank you all for your replies.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-07-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,748
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you. Will try that and other products as...

Thank you. Will try that and other products as they are recommended.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-07-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,748
Posted By flysrv10
contact cement removal

Does anyone knows how to remove 3M Contact cement from painted surface without damaging the paint? Thanks.
Forum: Reviews 11-06-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 726
Posted By flysrv10
South Florida Sport Aviation Headliner

Just picked up my RV10 from SFSA after headliner installation. Very happy with the results. I noticed that Infinity SUVs have the same Dimond pattern on their upholstery.

I have Aerosprt side...
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-27-2020, 04:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,304
Posted By flysrv10
I have. If you call ray Allen, they will...

I have. If you call ray Allen, they will send/sell you a new switch. You will have to solder it in place. It is burned out. He now has relays that prevent this from happening in the future.
Forum: RV-10 10-19-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By flysrv10
ACS or McFarland.

ACS or McFarland.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-19-2020, 04:43 AM
Replies: 1,841
Views: 531,357
Posted By flysrv10
Hi Steve, I received the SS handles suggested by...

Hi Steve, I received the SS handles suggested by Rocketman and found that it only has about ľ" of thread depth due to the shape. A person can rip the screw out if they put too much weigh on it...
Forum: RV-10 10-19-2020, 04:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By flysrv10
Had the same issue with my installation. I...

Had the same issue with my installation. I ordered a longer cable and if memory serves me right, bent the bracket to keep away form the sump. It is still close but it is not touching.
Forum: RV-14 10-18-2020, 04:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,326
Posted By flysrv10
Lemon Pledge also works good for piano...

Lemon Pledge also works good for piano hinges.

Put a drop of Corrosion X on your starter terminals at every wire connection point. It will eliminate one possibility.
Forum: RV-10 10-09-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,316
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you guys.

Thank you guys.
Forum: RV-10 10-09-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,316
Posted By flysrv10
GARMIN MAGNETOMETER GMU11 LOCATION REVISITED

Can anyone verify that placing GMU11 behind the baggage compartment in RV10 passes the "test"?

If so, did you actually run the test Garmin outlines and passed?

Lots of discussion here regrading...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-21-2020, 03:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,156
Posted By flysrv10
Lacquer will soften the proseal, if it does not...

Lacquer will soften the proseal, if it does not react with your fiberglass.
Forum: Instrument Flight Rules 09-15-2020, 03:17 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,685
Posted By flysrv10
Here is perhaps an opposing view. Not...

Here is perhaps an opposing view. Not mine.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQZAm0EnBrc
Forum: RV-10 09-15-2020, 03:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,851
Posted By flysrv10
I would make the seat cushions in the back one...

I would make the seat cushions in the back one piece so when the wife and the dog are sleeping in the back, they don't have a hole between the cushions, under them.
Forum: RV-14 09-07-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 28,054
Posted By flysrv10
My CHT and oil temps were high for a long time...

My CHT and oil temps were high for a long time until I replaced my Vernatherm. My understanding is that Vernatherms do not get checked during overhauls. My hangar neighbor had a similar issue and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2020, 07:06 AM
Replies: 1,841
Views: 531,357
Posted By flysrv10
Any way to mount to a pedestal?

Any way to mount to a pedestal?
Forum: RV-10 09-05-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,220
Posted By flysrv10
Could it be the alternator?

Could it be the alternator?
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-05-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,182
Posted By flysrv10
I find pushing the pin put with a paper clip at...

I find pushing the pin put with a paper clip at the same time as inserting the tool works really well.
Forum: Reviews 09-05-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,215
Posted By flysrv10
Same experience here. Always available!

Same experience here. Always available!
Forum: Reviews 08-26-2020, 04:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,904
Posted By flysrv10
Will do. Thank you for the reminder.

Will do. Thank you for the reminder.
Forum: Reviews 08-25-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,904
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you for the correction.

Thank you for the correction.
Forum: Reviews 08-25-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,904
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you Advanced Flight Systems!

I shipped my EFIS for repairs on AFS' recommendation. They received it on Thursday and shipped it back to me on Friday.

Today, I received my EFIS with a note "no charge"! My EFIS is several years...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-15-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 637
Posted By flysrv10
Anyone in Albuquerque with G3X or Dynon HDX?

Looking to compare my AFS performance with G3X and Dynon HDX. Any one willing to swap a ride? Thanks.
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-11-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 893
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks Ralph. Good idea. My plane will be laid...

Thanks Ralph. Good idea. My plane will be laid up for condition inspection soon.
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-11-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 893
Posted By flysrv10
I noticed the Alt noise when it was loaded and...

I noticed the Alt noise when it was loaded and putting out 50 AMPS. Did not go to 60. Airframe start is good. Thanks for the tip.
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