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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-09-2021, 08:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 898
Posted By LUKLA
Went bad means seal came out and little balls...

Went bad means seal came out and little balls came out. I can hear grinding noise while taxing.
FYI Bearing # 1628RS
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-09-2021, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 898
Posted By LUKLA
RV 12 Main wheel and nose wheel Bearing....

How often you all replace main wheel and nose wheel bearing replace??
Mine main wheel bearing went bad in 100 Hrs with in 2 years!!!
Nose wheel went bad in 170 hrs With in 3 years !!!
Just curious...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-15-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 813
Posted By LUKLA
RV 12 homebuilt help DVD

Complete set of HomebuiltHELP RV-12 DVDís
I found them very helpful when building my RV-12
$150 includes shipping in USA
I paid $255. Complete 5 DVDs.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-28-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,373
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks, appreciate ur advice.

Thanks, appreciate ur advice.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-25-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,373
Posted By LUKLA
Trim Tab Indicator Out.

RV 12 with dynon HDX. Elevator trim tab indicator (green indicator in HDX) disappeared??
It was there and working fine so far. now all of a sudden its gone.
Any suggestion how to get it back !!!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-30-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,455
Posted By LUKLA
Thank you all.

Thank you all.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-29-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,455
Posted By LUKLA
RV-12 First flight.

Finally its flying !! N316AM

https://youtu.be/pULILLv7F90
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-14-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,188
Posted By LUKLA
RV-12 Build and Maiden flight.

https://youtu.be/VeF-fH-voCQ

Enjoy this time laps build and maiden flight video.

Van's AirCraft is the best.

[thread moved from Classifieds to RV-12 sub-forum; S. Buchanan]
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-20-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,001
Posted By LUKLA
RV12 Homebulit help DVD

Complete set of HomebuiltHELP RV-12 DVD’s
I found them very helpful when building my RV-12
$150 includes shipping in USA
I paid $255. Complete 5 DVDs.

__________________
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-20-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,242
Posted By LUKLA
I got complete set. If you are still looking...

I got complete set. If you are still looking email me.
regmiphx@hotmail.com
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-16-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,251
Posted By LUKLA
Hire Test Pilot VS fly Urself for first flight

I have built Rv12 and now ready to fly. Since I am new pilot abt only 250 hrs. Should I hire test Pilot or just fly it myself?
I have around 5 hrs in Rv12.

If you know any Test Pilot in PHX area...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-12-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,375
Posted By LUKLA
Could you send me one of those as well . Thanks

Could you send me one of those as well .
Thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-12-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,375
Posted By LUKLA
Could you please send me that link as...

Could you please send me that link as well.

Thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,229
Posted By LUKLA
Found it. thanks for response tho. It come on...

Found it. thanks for response tho.
It come on with landing /strobe or Nav light. there is no separate switch for it. Kind of weird tho.

Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2018, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,229
Posted By LUKLA
Post Dynon HDX

Folks,
I have Dynon HDX and installed cockpit light the one right next to canopy handle.
Question is Could not find the switch on HDX.
Any one knows where can I find that switch.
I would...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-12-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,020
Posted By LUKLA
marking spinner hole.

Folks,
Time for question again. Input will be appreciated as always.
I could not find way to mark on spinner to make precise hole for screw on back plate ( the one goes in front has only 4 nuts...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-23-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,763
Posted By LUKLA
Rotax Torque/Chart

Folks,
Where can I find Torque Chart/Table for 912 ULS?
I could not find any where. If you guys could give me the specific manual and page #. It would save my **** load of time.
Thanks
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-23-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 202,662
Posted By LUKLA
Rotax torque/chart

Folks,
Where can I find Torque Chart/Table for 912 ULS?
I could not find any where. If you guys could give me the specific manual and page #. It would save my **** load of time.
Thanks
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-13-2017, 12:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,870
Posted By LUKLA
I was thinking but I changed my mind. going to...

I was thinking but I changed my mind. going to ELSA.

Thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-07-2017, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,870
Posted By LUKLA
Oct 20th and 21st ELSA Repair man training at...

Oct 20th and 21st ELSA Repair man training at Cottonwood AZ by rainbow Aviation.

Going ...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-16-2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,870
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks for your input.:D

Thanks for your input.:D
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-16-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,804
Posted By LUKLA
Congratulation. You will love it. I am doing...

Congratulation.

You will love it. I am doing mine at Glendale AZ. Trying to fly by New year 2018. Let me know if I can help you with any thing.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-16-2017, 01:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,870
Posted By LUKLA
ELSA repair man certificate.

Do I need to take 16 hrs class to do my annual since I build my ELSA ?? Vans RV 12..
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-31-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,893
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks a lot folks.

Thanks a lot folks.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-26-2017, 12:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,893
Posted By LUKLA
Very Cool, Thank you John.:)

Very Cool, Thank you John.:)
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-25-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,893
Posted By LUKLA
engine mount.

Done with the avionics, Now getting ready for the engine 912 ULS. Any suggestion, advise ???
:eek:

LUKLA
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-19-2017, 07:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,667
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks for the up date. I was waiting for this...

Thanks for the up date. I was waiting for this class. Did make call to Roger Lee. I am going to hang 912 ULS in my RV 12 this October. Perfect timing to learn about the engine.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-18-2017, 01:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,939
Posted By LUKLA
It helps big time. You sounds like, you know...

It helps big time. You sounds like, you know exactly what you are talking about. This is what makes this place better than anywhere else.
thanks a lot, it makes my day easier.

thanks
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-17-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,939
Posted By LUKLA
Sounds like it is. I will have to check tomorrow....

Sounds like it is. I will have to check tomorrow. This morning took me hrs to find the wire coz I had to trace each and every wire.
Its fun some time.

Thanks anyway
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-17-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,939
Posted By LUKLA
Found out That white wire is actually for the...

Found out That white wire is actually for the GPS. But its not shield just little thicker than regular 18 awg wire.

Hopefully I am right and it works.


thanks
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-17-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,939
Posted By LUKLA
ELT GPS Data out wire missing.

Folks, Another nightmare in wiring process.
Vans plan and wiring schematic says. GREY/PURPLE wire coming from WH00046 is for ELT GPS data.
Schematic shows it is coming out of fuselage connector port...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-17-2017, 12:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,465
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks a lot.

Thanks a lot.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-16-2017, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,465
Posted By LUKLA
Canopy latch switch.

IS canopy latch switch works on Dynon sky view HDX ?? Or its just work on Garmin G3X touch.
I got the Sky view HDX and wondering if canopy latch switch works on it. In puts will be...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-10-2017, 07:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,385
Posted By LUKLA
Awesome , thanks a lot. I would definitely go...

Awesome , thanks a lot. I would definitely go with $8.50.

Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-10-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,385
Posted By LUKLA
AP knob goes where handle is. Will figure out...

AP knob goes where handle is. Will figure out somewhere else, thanks

Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-05-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,385
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks you John. I read your blog a lot when I...

Thanks you John.
I read your blog a lot when I get stuck some time.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-05-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,385
Posted By LUKLA
Dynon Avionics standard pakage.

Folks, I am getting my dynon standerd package from vans this week. Any suggestion before I proceed to install. I am going to have 2 axis auto pilot with panel Knob.

Inputs will be appreciate as...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-28-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,083
Posted By LUKLA
Homebuilt DVD for RV12

Folks, I am done with my project. I have complete Homebuilt DVD for RV12. PM me if interested. $150.00 Free shipping. Paid 200+.you can save big.
nearly New.
For RV-12 Build Videos: Empennage Wings...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-15-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,583
Posted By LUKLA
So verdict is Just make # 30 hole in fuel cap and...

So verdict is Just make # 30 hole in fuel cap and it will do perfect !!!

Thanks a lot Folks.
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-14-2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,583
Posted By LUKLA
Fuel tank Air vent.

Just curious.
Is any one has done your air vent differently than just making #30 hole in the fuel cap on RV12 gas tank.
I have heard there is new way ppl are doing but haven't seen any picture or...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-08-2017, 12:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks a lot Folks. I appreciate your valuable...

Thanks a lot Folks.
I appreciate your valuable advise as always.

Thanks
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-07-2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By LUKLA
I am talking about the fiberglass shield that we...

I am talking about the fiberglass shield that we build and goes in front of the canopy.
http://www.shop.vikingaircraftengines.com/RV-12-Viking-Shield-Viking-Shield.htm

Thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-07-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By LUKLA
Fiberglass attach to canopy.

Folks ,
What is the best glue to attach fiberglass in RV12 canopy.

-Brand
-Where to buy
-Amount

Thanks for you knowledge.

Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-06-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 13,727
Posted By LUKLA
2 blade prop VS 3 blade Prop.

Folks, What are the pros and cons of 3blade VS 2blade in RV12. Rotax 912 ULS engine. price ,performance ETC. your valuable input will be appreciate. I am trying to make up my mind, which one I want...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-05-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,754
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks a lot lots Folks for valuable advice . It...

Thanks a lot lots Folks for valuable advice . It makes my day. I have decided to do my own vs buying pre made.
I have order bi-directional cloths, smaller aluminum roller, from Aircraft Spruce ,...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-30-2017, 08:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,754
Posted By LUKLA
could u list me the materials I need . In my...

could u list me the materials I need .
In my knowledge, I need raisin, fiberglass cloth. and hardener.
PPl are saying ,micro balloons, cotton fiber flock and polystyrene foam, Why do I need...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-29-2017, 10:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,754
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks a lot.

Thanks a lot.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-29-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,754
Posted By LUKLA
canopy fiberglass

Any one know the company sell ready made fiberglass for rv12 canopy!!

Thanks
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-23-2017, 11:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,395
Posted By LUKLA
Appreciated the input.

Appreciated the input.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-23-2017, 11:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,395
Posted By LUKLA
Appreciated the input.

Appreciated the input.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-23-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,395
Posted By LUKLA
Roll Servo question.

Folks, I am confused on dynon Roll servo connection with push rod!! Vans RV12.
Instruction said clearly
ATTACH ROD
END TO
THE MIDDLE
SERVO ARM.

I did follow the instruction and it doesn't...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-05-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
thanks a lot.

thanks a lot.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-02-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
Did u used gloss or flat. Lukla

Did u used gloss or flat.

Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-02-2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
Semi Gloss/ Gloss/ Flat ?? which one is better...

Semi Gloss/ Gloss/ Flat ?? which one is better for interior.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-02-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
I could not find any ultra touch . they have...

I could not find any ultra touch . they have painters touch only. Are this both same or different. Painters touch and ultra touch.

Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-01-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks folks. This is lots of info and it helps...

Thanks folks.
This is lots of info and it helps me a lot to make decision.

I appreciate all the inputs.

lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-31-2017, 11:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks for value able info. lukla

Thanks for value able info.

lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-31-2017, 11:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
Jet Flex W/R version sounds pretty nice. Dos it...

Jet Flex W/R version sounds pretty nice. Dos it has to be with AKZO primer or can go with something else.
I got self etching if I can still use it.

Thanks for info.
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-31-2017, 10:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks a lot Appriciated

Thanks a lot
Appriciated
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-31-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,166
Posted By LUKLA
RV12 Interior paint.

Folks,
I am in stage of interior painting. I am not a painter but I am going to do it by myself. Any suggestion which paint/Brand /Type/ spray gun/ paint booth/process ETC.

Would appreciate your...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-20-2017, 09:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,166
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks a lot John. I watch your blog a lot and...

Thanks a lot John. I watch your blog a lot and get lots of help from there too.

Thanks again
Lukla
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-20-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,166
Posted By LUKLA
Dynon autopilot servo connection.

Folks, I got the dynon auto pilot servos for my RV 12 . Here is where I get confused. Page 44A-03 fig-1 shows how to insert pins to molex connector.
question is fig-1 doesn't says which servo ROLL...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-24-2017, 09:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,741
Posted By LUKLA
Thanks for support.

Thanks a lot for your support and will keep communication.

thanks again.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-24-2017, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,741
Posted By LUKLA
RV-12 Builder

Any RV 12 builder in Phoenix area!!! Like to get more advice since I am starting my project from next week.

Thanks
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