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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 01-28-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By ecurington
All Set

I believe I am all set. Got one coming from the first responder.

Eulice
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 01-27-2021, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By ecurington
WTB Garmin GTX 327 Transponder

Need a working Garmin GTX 327 transponder with tray, backplate, connector if you have it. Replacing a defective Narco in my brothers RV-6.

Eulice Curington
RV-10 N104EW Flying
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-13-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By ecurington
Pro Seal

I was able to separate some pro sealed parts using a five in one tool. Actually came apart easier than I thought they would. The five in one is a little sharper than a putty knife and was able to...
Forum: RV-10 11-18-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By ecurington
Repairman Certificate

Orlando FSDO did mine just last week also via Zoom. Called the FSDO office number listed online. Took a couple of days for them to call back and set up an appointment with an inspector. Inspector...
Forum: RV-10 06-22-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,512
Posted By ecurington
Thanks to Al

Al,

Thanks for the kind words.

I would like to publicly thank you for your contribution to my dream come true. For those of you that did not catch it, Al offered a couple of months ago to...
Forum: RV-10 03-04-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,512
Posted By ecurington
Paint Job

Ballpark $3000 including exterior primer. Red was $1000 for a gallon. Paint is Matrix base coat/clear coat automotive paint with a pearl intercoat in the white. You cannot see the pearl in the...
Forum: RV-10 03-01-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,512
Posted By ecurington
5 Mile Radius

Nothing drastically different about my plane. Vans experimental YIO540D engine with a vans Hartzell blended prop. I thought it unusual at the time but did not question the DAR. He came with the op...
Forum: RV-10 03-01-2020, 06:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,512
Posted By ecurington
N104EW Is Flying

N104EW received its airworthiness certificate on Jan 31 2020 and flew first flight Feb 17 2020. Slow build kit approximately 3000 hours build. All work completed mostly by myself including wiring...
Forum: RV-10 11-04-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,284
Posted By ecurington
Used A/C

Chad interested in your used A/C system. Sending PM.

Eulice Curington
RV-10
Forum: ADS-B 01-06-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 78,892
Posted By ecurington
Email Sent

Thanks Bob
Forum: ADS-B 01-06-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 78,892
Posted By ecurington
UAT Console 4.1.0

I need the UAT console that supports the Garmin 430W/600B AMOC. My version does not have an input option for the 430w. If someone could email version 4.1.0 I would be thankful.

Eulice...
Forum: RV-10 10-25-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,583
Posted By ecurington
Baja Squadron Pro and FlyLeds

They will fit in the RV-10 tips as Paul diagrammed. Pretty tight but look nice and very functional.

http://flyleds.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/IMG_0346-Small.jpg

Eulice Curington
RV-10, Paint...
Forum: RV-10 06-05-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,298
Posted By ecurington
Congratulations

Congratulations again Johan. Your hours of work are beginning to pay off. I see you have a wonderful family to share your blessings.

Eulice Curington
RV-10 N104EW
Painting
Forum: RV-10 06-05-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,456
Posted By ecurington
Cowl to Spinner Gap

I don't think you have anything to worry about, but also don't think it will fix itself. You are just into fiberglass work, or as some call it fiberglass ""ell. Because you have not fitted the top...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-30-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,532
Posted By ecurington
Search Garmin Nutbar

Search ebay for Garmin nutbar comes up with the item you have pictured above. Shipped from Australia.

...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,021
Posted By ecurington
Congratulations

Way to go Johan. I did not think so but you did beat me finishing. I'm close. Hope to see you and compare 10's some day.

Eulice Curington
RV-10 N104EW
Painting
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-16-2017, 09:52 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 29,999
Posted By ecurington
Back on Amazon

I see these are back available on Amazon. A ordered a pair to play with. Planning on mounting them in the leading edge Duckworks hardware.

Eulice Curington
RV-10 N104EW
Painting
Forum: RV-10 01-24-2017, 12:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,504
Posted By ecurington
Could be my technique. I have only built on...

Could be my technique. I have only built on plane. But after talking to several show winners about the riveting technique, I found them using the back riveting technique when ever possible. And I...
Forum: RV-10 01-24-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,504
Posted By ecurington
Wish Someone Had Advised Me Earlier In My Build

I recommend back riveting any of the skins you can. It generally makes the rivet to skin surface flusher. My experience is that normal riveting of the skins puts a slight to medium dimple in the...
Forum: RV-10 04-27-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,678
Posted By ecurington
Baja Designs Squadron Pro

I couldn?t resist the Baja squadron pro lighting when I saw the pair kit at Rocky Mountain for $335.96 free shipping.
https://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/t/3825/Lighting

Copied Mike?s installion. ...
Forum: RV-10 04-15-2016, 01:38 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 21,127
Posted By ecurington
POH Copy

Please send a copy to e_curington@yahoo.com

Thanks,
Eulice Curington
RV-10
Forum: RV-10 02-04-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,643
Posted By ecurington
Picture of the Retractable Units

These seatbelts came out of a Cirrus that the owner changed color. They are AmSafe belts and fit my -10 perfect. The rears were a little challenging to install. Initially I had the inertia reels...
Forum: RV-10 09-22-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,574
Posted By ecurington
Cable Length

I have an Aerosport panel and used the 3" cable extensions from ACS for the prop and mixture, ACS part #10376-3 and VANS RV-7 50.5" throttle cable. I had to make brackets to extend the mounting...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-21-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,360
Posted By ecurington
Flap Rod

Mark,
Use part # VA-256 not VA256 if you want the 4" flap rod from Vans, or as others have said, Avery has the 3 1/2" flap rod specified for the RV-6.

Eulice Curington
RV-10 N104EW
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-02-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,025
Posted By ecurington
I had This Problem

Don,
I was not clear about the software required for VPX communication when I hooked up my VP-X to GRT HX. Below is the response I got from my e-mail request to GRT. Basicly you do not upload the...
Forum: RV-10 03-20-2013, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,490
Posted By ecurington
Lord Mounts

I have the lord isolators listed as J-3804-20 or J-3804-28. I got this info here: http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=39728

Eulice Curington
RV-10 Working Firewall Forward
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-05-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,625
Posted By ecurington
Gear Legs

Once you have the plane jacked up, try to move the leg or legs forward and aft. Taking the weight off the gear should allow movement if the holes are elongated. If there is no movement, and the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-19-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,625
Posted By ecurington
Gear Leg Straightening

If it is the gear leg that is bent consult Langair Machining to see if it is repairable. http://www.langair.com/ Langair is the company that makes the gear legs for Vans and he also straightens...
Forum: RV-10 09-13-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,945
Posted By ecurington
Brake Pads

Jesse,

I'd like the brake pads if still available. Sending PM.

Eulice
Forum: Fiberglass 07-24-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,135
Posted By ecurington
My FG Transition Experience

I am currently working on my fiberglass transitions for my RV-10 around my door and rear windows. I used Dan's method with the first layer of black electrical tape and a second layer of orange tape....
Forum: RV-10 07-20-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,297
Posted By ecurington
Center Spar

Rick,

The center spar was replaced.

Thanks,
Eulice
Forum: RV-10 07-18-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,297
Posted By ecurington
Recent Rebuild Progress

As I stated above the RV-10 project is coming along. It is starting to look like a thousand other RV-10 projects worldwide with a few exceptions. Mine has a mix of new parts and old parts. ...
Forum: RV-10 07-17-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,297
Posted By ecurington
Ted's Plane

I have it but I cannot help with the seats. I am reusing some of the parts on my plane as they were not damaged. The seats were not damaged.

Eulice Curington
RV-10
Forum: RV-10 06-14-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,679
Posted By ecurington
Precision Fuel System W/Purge Valve

Anyone installed the airflow purge valve with the Precision EX fuel system? I just noticed the orientation of the fuel divider is significantly different between the Airflow and Precision setups. I...
Forum: RV-10 06-14-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,002
Posted By ecurington
KUNTZLEMAN ROUND COMBO TAIL LIGHT

I am also in need of an tail light combo to plug into a whelen strobe driver for my -10. I was thinking the Kuntzleman combo would work. It has a led position light and old style incandescent...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-02-2011, 07:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,334
Posted By ecurington
Way to Go

Wayne,
I have been watching for your first flight post since I met you at Valkaria a couple of weeks ago. Congratulations to you and your family.

Eulice Curington
RV-10 Rebuilding
Forum: RV-10 11-22-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,704
Posted By ecurington
Reamed the Bushing Stick Base Was Good

Page 39-8 step 1 says it may be necessary to ream the bushing (brass?) to fit the AN 4 bolt. I had too. No mention of a need to ream the hole in the stick base. Mine fit fine if I recall...
Forum: RV-10 11-22-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,697
Posted By ecurington
Needs More Diagonal Angle

Greg, I’m reluctant to take shots at your design, but honestly I think it would probably fail in much wind. With the small amount of angle you have in the diagonal brace you subject the attachment...
Forum: RV-10 06-29-2011, 06:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,032
Posted By ecurington
Thanks for the Input

I appreciate the experience and willingness to share knowledge this forum offers.

Eulice
Forum: RV-10 06-28-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,032
Posted By ecurington
Confused About the Issue

Barry,

I have been watching the issue as I am also planning on a rebuilt IO 540 C4B5. People with the IO 540 D4B5 do not seem to have as many issues with temps. Is my perception correct? Does...
Forum: RV-10 06-14-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,838
Posted By ecurington
Maybe I Can Help

Mike,
My slow build is about at the point you described with the exception of my firewall being installed. I?m on section 41. However I am in Florida. I was just thinking this past weekend that I...
Forum: RV-10 11-16-2010, 07:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,106
Posted By ecurington
I Have an Extra

I bought the Tru Track pitch bracket part # VA-184A some time ago here in this site. Ended up getting another one in my kit. I believe I paid $40 plus shipping. If you are interested I'll dig it...
Forum: RV-10 07-04-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,538
Posted By ecurington
Thanks for the Info

I new that Tim used to have the plans posted on his site, but was not longer available. I did not realize that there was a copyright issue. Realy was looking at what where the fuse kit stopped and...
Forum: RV-10 07-04-2010, 05:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,538
Posted By ecurington
RV-10 Fuselage Inventory and Plans

Anybody have an electronic copy of the fuselage inventory and plans they could send me? Looking ahead.

Thanks,
Eulice Curington
RV-10 Wing Tanks
Serial # 40596
Forum: RV-10 06-08-2010, 06:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,084
Posted By ecurington
I have a Set

I have a set of large engine mounts I would trade for small. Sending a private message.

Thanks,
Eulice
Forum: RV-10 12-23-2009, 07:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,804
Posted By ecurington
Thanks for Replies

Thanks to all who replied. I now have a basic understanding of the fluting process. The video was helpful. I fluted the left wing ribs last night and it is pretty easy once you understand what...
Forum: RV-10 12-21-2009, 10:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,804
Posted By ecurington
To Flute or Not to Flute

I am not clear on what, when and where to flute the wing ribs. I see different examples on builder?s web sites. Is it done on an as needed basis when you are installing the skins or prior to...
Forum: RV-10 03-16-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,755
Posted By ecurington
Steve, Yes I had pro sealed the foam block in...

Steve,

Yes I had pro sealed the foam block in the trailing edge. One elevator did not have that bad of twist and I was able to fix it without cutting into the foam block. On the other elevator I...
Forum: RV-10 03-16-2008, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,755
Posted By ecurington
Resolved

Checking the trailing edges with the fishing line told the story. The trailing edges were warped. I drilled the rivets out of the trailing edges and slipped a hacksaw blade in to cut one of the...
Forum: RV-10 03-14-2008, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,755
Posted By ecurington
Just the metal structure.

Just the metal structure.
Forum: RV-10 03-14-2008, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,755
Posted By ecurington
Elevator Alignment

I mounted my elevators to the horizontal stabilizer last night. With the counter balances clamped in the trail position, the trailing edges of the left and right elevator sides do not align. One...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-20-2008, 12:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,643
Posted By ecurington
Rivet Sets

Is the set pictured in Peter's response the swivel set? If so, that set is the set I am using. From the picture on Peter's response I take it this is a two person job, especially if you are...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-18-2008, 01:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,643
Posted By ecurington
Thanks for Advise

Thanks to all who replied. I will try to monitor my air pressure more closely. The dimples seemed to be worse on the thin skins of the elevators. I have been using the rivet tape and do not have a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-17-2008, 09:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,643
Posted By ecurington
Flush Rivet Advice

I would like some advise on flush riveting. So far mine seem to dimple the skin slightly approximately 1? diameter. They are not that bad but I have seen better. I think my tools are good,...
Forum: RV-10 01-12-2008, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,199
Posted By ecurington
Dumb Cutting Mistake

I accidentally cut the tab off the left tail cone skin instead of the right. (The tab that doubles with the fuselage skin at the baggage door)

Can someone please advise on how critical a mistake...
Forum: RV-10 11-19-2007, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,101
Posted By ecurington
Builder Number

I have made an offer for a second hand RV-10 empennage kit that the current owner has not started building. The offer has been accepted but not delivered. My question is how do you obtain a builder...
Forum: Tools 11-13-2007, 01:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,220
Posted By ecurington
Another Squeezer Question

Thanks for the info about the adjustable set holder. It was very informative. Let me ask another question. What size yoke's do you need. Seems to me the larger the better unless there are places...
Forum: Tools 11-13-2007, 09:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,220
Posted By ecurington
Pnuematic Rivet Squeezer Question

I am in the market for a rivet squeezer. I am clear that a 214 style is preferred. What I am not clear on is the adjustable set holder. Is that an accessory item or are certain squeezers built...
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