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Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-02-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 580
Posted By BH1166
From ForeFlight

I asked for layer control to stop the pop up.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-02-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 580
Posted By BH1166
Not of value to me

I flew last Friday , was a bit bumpy on let down. I AGREE, not a feature I enjoy, kept popping up. Small close button, but have learned pressing on green dot it leaves on map will close, or other...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-01-2021, 06:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By BH1166
Yep

.............. hereís a shot of my engine page

Sport sx ES4000
Forum: Tools 02-28-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,431
Posted By BH1166
Old OS on old phones likely

Here is what you needed to follow to allow use with android phone.

https://www.oasisscientific.com/uploads/3/0/7/1/3071815/ablescope_app_user_manual.pdf

Likely old version of OS on old phones.
Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 02-28-2021, 05:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By BH1166
Search

ďborescopeĒ in title only.....several post in past on this subject
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-26-2021, 07:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 603
Posted By BH1166
Thought Iíd selfishly share

Sold Landoll ring.... price reduced $800

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=191672
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-24-2021, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By BH1166
Pm

Pm sent .............
Forum: Propellers 02-23-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 257
Posted By BH1166
Here

..............

https://whirlwindpropellers.com/aircraft/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/GA200L-Universal-Rev6.pdf
Forum: Tools 02-23-2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,431
Posted By BH1166
Articulating A Must

IMHO ..... I have a non, and find looking back at exhaust valves difficult to impossible . See this post for pics recently with Vividia

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=190602
Forum: Autopilots 02-22-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By BH1166
One for both.

I did not install mine but I have sport sx driving my two axis grt AP. I have one button to engage disengage. No , I donít one phase without the other.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-21-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 265
Posted By BH1166
Saint Aviation

Jesse Saint , Dunnellon Fl X35 Marion County Airport
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-21-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By BH1166
Oops

I added / topped off the Rez and now replacing pads. One side complete. Iíll pull a couple oz out before finishing other! Break in, then check Rez again. Never gave it a thought, more travel more...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-21-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By BH1166
Consuming Brake Fluid ?

Is it normal to add to the firewall reservoir, say 2-3 ounces every 12 months or so? No leaks, drips etc. inside or out.

Cleveland brakes, Royco 782 fluid, pilot side only brake.

Thanks
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-21-2021, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 955
Posted By BH1166
Found this

Was going through box of stuff. Thought Iíd share.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-19-2021, 07:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By BH1166
I think your part number is one AFS gave it. ...

I think your part number is one AFS gave it. Seems all vdo numbers start 36...
Forum: RV-4 02-19-2021, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 835
Posted By BH1166
Contact Kaolin Aviation

Contact Ray Lawrence A&P IA at Kaolin Aviation SANDERSVILLE GA KOKZ. He is a distributor for Airmaster, has them on RVs, can answer your questions
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-19-2021, 07:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By BH1166
GRT

Many vendors use VDO senders. Yes they fail often it seems, and others get lots of time from them. Iíve read the fuel use warning. Maybe the fuel fumes damages them. The VDO brands come in...
Forum: Florida (Central) 02-18-2021, 10:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By BH1166
Jesse Saint

Jesse Saint...... he is close by to airplane....good luck
Forum: Florida (Central) 02-18-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By BH1166
Conditional

Conditional Conditional Conditional 🤣🤣


Heís new guy to our world I bet.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-18-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,299
Posted By BH1166
My thoughts

I love not having a key. I see no drawbacks in going to rmag lmag switches, with push button to start. I would recommend as a layer of safety, a disconnect button, out of easy sight. This makes it...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-18-2021, 06:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By BH1166
For sale here

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=192471

I donít know Dynon but here is a 250 model for sale
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-16-2021, 06:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,008
Posted By BH1166
A finicky friend

Read what you read, got results that you got ie: where things lined up, none installed horizontally. He put same back in same as far as nozzles go. Only the last time he cleaned did he learn of...
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-14-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,465
Posted By BH1166
Off topic

Justin who created your seats? Nice comfy looking!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-14-2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By BH1166
Can fix display kx-155

You can get your display repaired here, I did. I also lost volume, fixed. A friend lost flip flop function, fixed. Your unit is returned tuned as well with videos showing before and after. If you...
Forum: ADS-B 02-11-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By BH1166
No Bluetooth

ADSB data is sent out via WiFi on EchoUAT. Phone apps for configure and monitoring same WiFi


The echoUAT is supplied power, ground and GPS data via the Molex connector. The unit is configured via...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-10-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,614
Posted By BH1166
Public Use

Airport. Not sure they have grounds or way to enforce the crazy rule about returning for landing on initial flight. Do as you like, me, Iíd fly and land. Silly guideline.
Forum: Propellers 02-09-2021, 06:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By BH1166
Enjoy

If you are happy and safe, thatís all that matters I guess. I think you might have a custom built catto to a clients specs Here is what the factory states best in class for your 6A w/ 150hp...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-05-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,058
Posted By BH1166
Just say no

To 100LL..... recently running pump gas 80% of the time, 93 octane alcohol free in my 1991 O320 D1A 160 hp. I convert my fuel cost savings to flying faster burning more fuel. AMERICA :)
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-03-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 769
Posted By BH1166
Leaning A Carb

Leaning
Watch tach and lean till you see a 10-20 drop in rpm. From there slowly lean till you see feel hear the engine stumble, twist red knob clockwise to smooth out.


TAS
Subtract MSL at home...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-03-2021, 09:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 769
Posted By BH1166
Call Catto

with serial number off prop hub and they can likely tell who when and what the prop was built to do. Cruise, climb, or in the middle, or customers custom length/ pitch.

I run 93 octane non alcohol...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-02-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By BH1166
Yet by another name

Leak-a-sarus..... aka lycoming. Lots of money to be made chasing and trying to fix mild leaks. Donít blame you for wanting a leak free lycoming. I was told it is a matter of time for most, but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-01-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By BH1166
I own a 740B

Was thinking to move to same on iPad. Tried the app, same as 740B. Price difference not an issue. I decided to stay with ForeFlight basic. I canít find the value add to change.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-29-2021, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 743
Posted By BH1166
GRT

Mini X backs up GRT Sport SX
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 495
Posted By BH1166
Sensenich in GA

Does most brands
Forum: Southeast 01-25-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By BH1166
Kaolin Aviation SANDERSVILLE GA KOKZ

A&P IA....multiple RV builds, my A&P .... Ray Lawrence. (478) 552-9136
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-25-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,331
Posted By BH1166
Thin

I cannot comment on thickness, but can say 4 layers. I just purchased a Bondo brand repair kit from Loweís or Home Depot. It extends up to where ever you want. Mine is likely 2.5-3.5 inches . ...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-25-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,331
Posted By BH1166
Fiberglass tab

with 2 or 3 nut plates #8 screws is a solution that works. I had hinge method, replaced with aluminum... both failed in short order.

Take top cowl and put tape down as a release agent in both left...
Forum: Safety 01-21-2021, 06:21 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,761
Posted By BH1166
Whirlwind

Their GA200L FP prop/spinner kit use nordlock. I also used them on brake calipers as well.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-20-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 583
Posted By BH1166
Easy

if you are a bit handy.... happens all the time. If you are not a DIY type of person, you can always pay others to make the changes. Good luck
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-20-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,273
Posted By BH1166
Shipping

Cost are going to run up the price....one corner USA to the opposite. Pricey getting stuff from VANS to Georgia, takes a week or more too. YMMV.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-16-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By BH1166
Plans

You can purchase plans for your 9 from Vanís $10 on a thumb drive.

Obviously the backing plates are riveted to the pad. Likely you have Matco brakes. Wheels are 5:00 x 5 . A call to Vans support...
Forum: RV-14 01-14-2021, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By BH1166
Thanks for the part number.

Thanks for the part number.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 982
Posted By BH1166
Mogas

Anyone have any issues they can directly correlate Mogas use concerning the tank/paint issues? Two builder/ friends have some quarter size paint blisters over a few random rivets. One runs 100ll...
Forum: RV-14 01-14-2021, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By BH1166
Upper cowl pin retainer ?

Looking for a part number for this picture. A RV14 part that I want to use on my 1992 6A. Thanks
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-11-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By BH1166
No

I never could get it adjusted via EFIS, response was same as you.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-11-2021, 06:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By BH1166
EIS6000

GRT will replace the keypad for $50 plus keypad replacement part cost $35. I ordered the part and easily installed myself in 1hr. Doubt the part will allow spray contact cleaner to enter. Just...
Forum: RV-6/6A 01-07-2021, 07:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,599
Posted By BH1166
Tail tie down $9 upgrade

My 6A tail tie down was a bent mess. This and 1 hr time upgraded to something more substantial.

https://www.cleavelandtool.com/products/threaded-extruded-aex-tie-down-block?variant=18378248618046
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 708
Posted By BH1166
Annual tax valuation

@100 hours flown per year , what would you think a reduction in value should be? My county tax authority asks that I adjust up or down as it applies for annual tax billing.

Thanks
Forum: Tools 12-31-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,378
Posted By BH1166
Sound enclosure

You can purchase cheap and noisy, box over it with some insulation inside might work for your. Friend has the California air tools unit....is very quiet in comparison to most all.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-31-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 858
Posted By BH1166
Vivida VA-400

Pics Monday of my exhaust valves O320 160hp 1065 hrs TTSN 1992 . Reflections , angle, etc can make each look a little wonky/different. My friend and I are rookies using, more so interpreting what I...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-31-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,813
Posted By BH1166
EIS

Indicates #4. The 4000 panel reads left to right 1-2....next line 3-4. Like you said, power up eis4000, put heat on #4 and see if it moves. Only if wrong pin in wrong place in connector would it...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-30-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,354
Posted By BH1166
My research

Here and across the web and my A&P IA

Seems that the dye ( blue ) in the avgas may be the culprit. Likely to see evidence external say due to a leak . The avgas evaporates off quickly leaving...
Forum: RV-14 12-24-2020, 07:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,261
Posted By BH1166
Yep

Both burn right off, hopefully after doing the job of releasing seized parts, does not prevent seize.
Forum: RV-14 12-24-2020, 06:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,261
Posted By BH1166
Deep Creep

https://seafoamworks.com/product/deep-creep-penetrating-oil/

Locally available in a spray vs squirt applicator.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-22-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 578
Posted By BH1166
Vans can tell ya

Based on serial number maybe. I have 1991 kit, 4 ď spacer, called long cowl. Pretty sure yours is the short cowl, polyester resin, no core material, all glass. Your builder decided to make inlet...
Forum: RV-14 12-22-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,918
Posted By BH1166
Cowl, mount, CG etc

All have to be rethought for each RV model considering ULpower. Currently there is a RV4 with the 520 being tested. Next phase is altitude testing / data gathering .
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-13-2020, 06:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 785
Posted By BH1166
Yes

I snapped a pic of your request and my reply and texted it to him. Yes pretty amazing engine !
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 785
Posted By BH1166
Covered

Hi Pierre, Ray is the A&P for my purchased 6A, and a friend. Iím based@ KMLJ Baldwin County. I saw your post early, but only responding now after I got together what Ray needs to borrow. I was a...
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-12-2020, 05:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 906
Posted By BH1166
Velcro

I recently addressed with the fuzzy side of self adhering Velcro. Smooth and filled perfectly. Amazing the difference and not seen when closed and u may find in colors to sorta match with a little...
Forum: Propellers 12-10-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,199
Posted By BH1166
Whirlwind Props

Hey Justin , look at my current post on this subject. From Sterba to Sterna lol. Iíll keep you informed since we have same eg: 6A O320/160hp if interested. Pretty sure this will be my route. I...
Forum: Propellers 12-10-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By BH1166
Thanks

WA85..... thanks for the insight. I like the infinite adjustment aspect and it is a kit that fits perfectly !

Scott: considering my lesser hp, I love all that yours does for you. Iím hoping for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-10-2020, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 341
Posted By BH1166
Yes

When in the create reply/ post widow, Look for the paper clip icon, click, locate photo via CHOOSE FILE button, click upload icon, click close window, preview.....wahlaa ! You are a tech guy now !
Forum: Propellers 12-10-2020, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By BH1166
Thanks

Hunter what length is your WW? 68-72 seems to be listed lengths to choose from. In comparison to another RV designed prop, 68 x ? Is recommended for O320/160hp. What angle/pitch did you end at?
Forum: RV-6/6A 12-10-2020, 06:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,379
Posted By BH1166
+1 MacCool

Just last week, I slid canopy closed looked for gaps in canopy and placed fuzzy side Velcro on skins. Nice tip. Filled the gap, looks ok, and sure stopped the breeze on the back of my neck. I...
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