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Forum: Oregon 10-22-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,766
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Toledo Washington had some lots for sale very...

Toledo Washington had some lots for sale very recently. Looks like maybe they were all bought up? But keep an eye KTDO.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-09-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,500
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I replaced this when mine failed: ...

I replaced this when mine failed: https://www.ebay.com/itm/323737238571
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-29-2020, 11:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,895
Posted By pjoshyjosh
My 9A will use up oil until about 5.25 quarts. ...

My 9A will use up oil until about 5.25 quarts. Then it slows way down on consumption. So, when filling, I try to fill to about 5.5. I can run 10-15 hours on .25-.5 quarts.

That's anecdotal at...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-24-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,604
Posted By pjoshyjosh
RV9A also occasionally (rarely) whistles. If i...

RV9A also occasionally (rarely) whistles. If i reach up and push my canopy forward a bit more it stops..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-09-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,181
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Yes - agree. I tried it a few times - then went...

Yes - agree. I tried it a few times - then went and re watched his video and realized I was installing it incorrectly. I was doing pedals first and having some difficulty. Switched to stick first...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-08-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,775
Posted By pjoshyjosh
What you are looking for is a BackPacking tent......

What you are looking for is a BackPacking tent... for 4 people. They are made to be lightweight yet strong/strudy with good vestibules for storing things out of the elements.

I use a 2 person one...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-08-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,181
Posted By pjoshyjosh
agred! - AntiSplat Aero Ultimate Gustlock... get...

agred! - AntiSplat Aero Ultimate Gustlock... get what you pay for with this one.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Try Posting this request on FATPNW Facebook. ...

Try Posting this request on FATPNW Facebook. You'll get faster and more responses. lots of RV people up there looking for reason to fly.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-09-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,652
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Note on the Homebuilt camping/parking. They have...

Note on the Homebuilt camping/parking. They have a great pavilion with lots of benches, coolers, Grills, etc. Bring some fixins to eat! and get some drinks from the store when you get there (there...
Forum: RV-10 12-19-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,852
Posted By pjoshyjosh
NAFCO - Pilot Bank Info can be found on EAA...

NAFCO - Pilot Bank

Info can be found on EAA website as well.
Forum: Aircraft Camping 12-12-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,188
Posted By pjoshyjosh
My wife and I camped at Osh twice... and I camp a...

My wife and I camped at Osh twice... and I camp a little around the PNW. There is a list on this thread already with some good stuff. Light (Ultra Light) gear is great for RVs. we have a 2 person...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-16-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,580
Posted By pjoshyjosh
had a similar symptom earlier this summer. But...

had a similar symptom earlier this summer. But it was not intermittent once it went. Are your brushes making good contact? These are pretty easy to check visually by removing Alternator cover and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,682
Posted By pjoshyjosh
just to clarify - you are looking for a solution...

just to clarify - you are looking for a solution for your existing COWL Mount? Not sure there are too many RVs out there with cowl mounted Landing lights. most cut a whole in the wing but recently...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,112
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Why Cut the Aluminum? FLYLEDS.com has a great...

Why Cut the Aluminum? FLYLEDS.com has a great wing tip Land Light Solution.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-02-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I did bleed from bottom but I guess really the...

I did bleed from bottom but I guess really the key is moving the fluid from bottom to top.. not top to bottom :)

No I did not replace the Rod. It looked in good condition. The installation in the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-02-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Brake cylinder rebuild and bleeding

Well that was fun.. and educational I suppose.

While doing other wiring work I had noticed fluid on the floor under Left side pedals.

Ordered Matco rebuild kits from Aircraft Spruce and rebuilt the...
Forum: ADS-B 11-01-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,984
Posted By pjoshyjosh
http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.p...

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=164686&highlight=skybeacon
Forum: ADS-B 11-01-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,984
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I have seen a solution - somewhere on this forum....

I have seen a solution - somewhere on this forum. SOmeone build up the wing tip to make the install parallel (build up just under/around the light). Others that have all lights inside the clear...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-05-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,846
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I guess I have had an issue where green light...

I guess I have had an issue where green light starts blinking and lose Stratux signal. This has been caused by logs being full? REinstalled Stratux SW at home and worked fine. Again I do have a...
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-05-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,186
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Hi Paul, Yes I had your input and was just...

Hi Paul, Yes I had your input and was just making sure there wasn't any others. As the pictures I sent last night - I was able to manage the fit. Haven't yet tried installing the landing lights...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-05-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,846
Posted By pjoshyjosh
2nd the Stratux option... send WAAS GPS signal...

2nd the Stratux option... send WAAS GPS signal with traffic and weather to your iPad non Cellular. This is how I fly (along with a panel mounted ifly unit).
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-05-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,070
Posted By pjoshyjosh
as mentioned above - your amperage rating depends...

as mentioned above - your amperage rating depends on voltage.

There is a local source in Hillsboro, Oregon that has all kinds of gizmos. The place is called "Surplus Gizmos" and I have sourced a...
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-04-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,186
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Solutions for FLYLEDS Works kit

Trying to install the FLYLEDS 'The Works' and found out the forward facing (Landing Light) doesn't exactly fit the profile of the wing tip. Anyone else this far yet and have a good solution for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-04-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,288
Posted By pjoshyjosh
6'3" and 210. I own and fly an RV9A often - long...

6'3" and 210.

I own and fly an RV9A often - long distances. This year have put 140 hours going Portland Or to LA twice, Oshkosh, Colorado SPrings, Phoenix, etc..

So, no issue.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,838
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I have assembled the FLYLEDS for my RV9A but not...

I have assembled the FLYLEDS for my RV9A but not yet installed. I have bench tested them and they work pretty nicely.

Pricey? $599? For Landing lights, Taxi lights, Nav Lights, Strobes and...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-20-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,163
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Yes - truth to that. CHTs run a bit high on...

Yes - truth to that. CHTs run a bit high on climb and then settle back down after a while at cruise.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-18-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
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Views: 3,200
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Or build your own... using your stratux as the...

Or build your own... using your stratux as the data source.

$300 And uses the same projector as other $2000 versions..

https://youtu.be/Du7jkJTLTPo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-30-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,820
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I bought FLYLEDS for RV9 at OSH. I have them...

I bought FLYLEDS for RV9 at OSH. I have them built and quick tested. Next step is put it all together and full functional test before installing during the bad weather months.

Should be a nice...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,134
Posted By pjoshyjosh
RV6, 7, 9 or even 12. 12 is much slower - but...

RV6, 7, 9 or even 12.

12 is much slower - but still decent cross country. and economical.

Just flew my 9 to miles city montana and back (vancouver, wa). I consistently get about 6.3 gallons per...
Forum: Midwest 08-14-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,081
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Just did this trip on our way home from OSH Kosh....

Just did this trip on our way home from OSH Kosh. Landed at Front Range KFTJ. Friendly FBO gave us a ride to hotel.

Then we flew down to KCOS which was our real destination. There we attended a...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-26-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,306
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I rode in the back of a -8 for about an hour. ...

I rode in the back of a -8 for about an hour. Wouldn't want to do it again... I'm 6'4" and 225. My legs were basically locked in position around the front seater and couldn't move my feet. When I...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-26-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,306
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Your post doesn't specify tandem seating? So is...

Your post doesn't specify tandem seating?

So is a RV6 or RV7 NOT an option? Both are aerobatic right? With 2 full grown 200lb people and room for luggage right?

Check the specs on a 7.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-21-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,690
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I fly a 9A that I bought last year. I'm...

I fly a 9A that I bought last year. I'm wondering the same thing. I seem to get low fuel pressure intermittently. I am going to go download my Dynon data from last weekend's flight to see if it...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 06-12-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,202
Posted By pjoshyjosh
many have Engines with 4 auto plugs on an...

many have Engines with 4 auto plugs on an Electronic Ignition. But the other 4 Aviation plugs on the Magneto.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,160
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Tuesday afternoon

Tuesday afternoon
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-11-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,027
Posted By pjoshyjosh
MILESTONE!

after the Saturday class at Synergy Air, Here is what has happened,

*Built my practice Flight Control surface at home - did a much better job the 2nd time.
*put Melamine over my work benches so the...
Forum: Aircraft Camping 05-31-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,489
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Seems that info as also on the link provided

Seems that info as also on the link provided
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-22-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,032
Posted By pjoshyjosh
No.. You are not the only one.

No.. You are not the only one.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-18-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,242
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Stiffner sealant?

I was discussing build with someone who had built an RV4 years ago and the person mentioned a 'must' of using sealant on the stiffners between stiffner/skin. Pretty sure this isn't part of...
Forum: My RV Build Project 05-16-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,027
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Well - I haven't posted in a while but I have...

Well - I haven't posted in a while but I have been making progress... what have I done?

*Finished two smaller workbenches - mounted the DRDT in one of them so that the dimpler is flush with top...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-14-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,602
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Does anyone with Bradycardia have issues with...

Does anyone with Bradycardia have issues with drowsiness while at resting heart rate? I know someone who has had 2 car accidents but didn't realize he was falling asleep until after the accident -...
Forum: Oregon 05-09-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,820
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Also - don't forget to visit Florence - whether...

Also - don't forget to visit Florence - whether you stay there or not. Take the courtesy car for a trip up to the Sea Lion caves and/or Light tower just north.
Forum: Oregon 05-09-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,820
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Oregon Coast - Newport or Florence are probably...

Oregon Coast - Newport or Florence are probably good choices. Also consider Nehalem airport (Camping and B&B). Nehalem Bay airport is a 15 minute walk to Bed and Breakfast and is located VERY near...
Forum: Oregon 05-01-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,179
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Too far...

Too far east?

https://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Tygh-Valley-OR/123071676_zpid/22904_rid/globalrelevanceex_sort/45.308217,-121.212502,45.205626,-121.397038_rect/12_zm/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,184
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Skyvector.com will do this for you. From a...

Skyvector.com will do this for you. From a computer or a phone. you can email it as a .gpx to yourself or others. There is even an adapter you can probably get to download the file from a phone to...
Forum: Oregon 04-27-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,179
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Bit further north - near Seattle. Crest...

Bit further north - near Seattle.

Crest Airpark ... this is pretty...
Forum: Oregon 04-26-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,179
Posted By pjoshyjosh
put this in zillow: 11905 NE 269th St, Battle...

put this in zillow:

11905 NE 269th St,
Battle Ground, WA 98604
3 beds 3 baths 2,475 sqft

Bit further north - but as you may already know, Washington State has no State income tax where Oregon...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-23-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 62,494
Posted By pjoshyjosh
not sure what the conclusion is on this thread? ...

not sure what the conclusion is on this thread? Or if someone is compiling the data?

I just experienced what I believe is Alternator failure. Purchased RV9A on October with 404 hours. I now have...
Forum: RV-14 04-18-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,970
Posted By pjoshyjosh
You probably already know about iPad mini...

You probably already know about iPad mini Cellular version vs WIFI. WIFI version does not have built in GPS. However if you have some other device (Stratus/Stratux/Bad Elf/etc), This can be sent to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,868
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Use GPS from Stratux or Stratus -- or other...

Use GPS from Stratux or Stratus -- or other device. I use Stratux.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,868
Posted By pjoshyjosh
use stratux? Install a GPS and you get WAAS GPS...

use stratux? Install a GPS and you get WAAS GPS with traffic and weather on your NON CELLULAR ipad Mini..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,406
Posted By pjoshyjosh
What kind of display is your Fuel Pressure on? ...

What kind of display is your Fuel Pressure on? Dynon? Manual round gage?

I have both setup and was having the same problem on an RV9A purchased in October. Builder/previous owner installed manual...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-03-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By pjoshyjosh
That's what my original thought was - and strange...

That's what my original thought was - and strange it happened after a SW upgrade. But still don't want to look past a real issue without further investigation.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-03-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By pjoshyjosh
#3 Cylinder loss of temp data on takeoff?

Strange issue last weekend...

The previous weekend I flew from Portland, Or to Phoenix, Nv with no issues - except that pesky occasional fuel pressure drop that so many experience.

During the week,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,766
Posted By pjoshyjosh
For us newbies - who may have purchased an RV...

For us newbies - who may have purchased an RV with this issue :) -- what new sensor is this?
Forum: Northwest 03-16-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,170
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I thought everyone flew to Jefferson County...

I thought everyone flew to Jefferson County (JeffCo - 0S9 -- that's ZERO S Niner) for Pie??!! :)
Forum: Northwest 03-16-2018, 12:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,170
Posted By pjoshyjosh
FATPNW is a facebook page - join it! It's over...

FATPNW is a facebook page - join it! It's over 7000 aviation enthusiasts in the PNW sharing ideas just like this. It's also a web page at Fightsabove.org
Forum: Northwest 03-15-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,170
Posted By pjoshyjosh
How long of a flight are you after? Kalispell...

How long of a flight are you after?

Kalispell City (S27) if a good one.
Friday Harbor is another good one...
Maybe even East Sound (Orcas Island)
Camas (1W1) is my home and surely you could get a...
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-15-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,027
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Latest update - Qty 2 EAA Tables are build. ...

Latest update -

Qty 2 EAA Tables are build. Very solid and pleasure to use!

Qty 1 Vans Practice tool box complete. First try had an issue with opening and popping the back panel back and forth. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-06-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,534
Posted By pjoshyjosh
I was just about to order one of these! Just...

I was just about to order one of these! Just getting my workshop setup and started the tool box kit - and was ready to order the wing practice kit..

So.. if you're looking for a builder in need......
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-06-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,027
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Thought I'd update my thread... I have my...

Thought I'd update my thread...

I have my workshop making good progress. I have some temporary workbenches in place while I prepare to build the EAA workbenches.

I purchased a ShopSmith with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-28-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,189
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Spencer Aircraft had a really cool bicycle at the...

Spencer Aircraft had a really cool bicycle at the PNW Aviation Show..

2 would fit! not cheap tho.. don't see on website either - but they had some new ones.
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-26-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,853
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Was at the PNW Aviation Conf yesterday - saw the...

Was at the PNW Aviation Conf yesterday - saw the Dynon Quick Panel display. Have you looked at those? Wow.. very nice. And a dual Skyview panel for an RV7/9 with auto pilot, ADAHRS, COM WAAS GPS,...
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-21-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,027
Posted By pjoshyjosh
Thanks Ed - I'll be looking! Interestingly, the...

Thanks Ed - I'll be looking! Interestingly, the person I bought my flying RV9A from is a friend of family. And he will travel here to assist in my Conditional Inspection this year. I know he is...
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