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Forum: RV-9/9A 03-01-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By jfogarty
I believe you should take a good look at the...

I believe you should take a good look at the measurements for all three bearing bolts, See note one, R2 on DWG 7, Rudder, RV-7-9. If any of them are off it could cause the problem you are having.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-14-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,747
Posted By jfogarty
Have fun, I'm at Pine River!

Have fun, I'm at Pine River!
Forum: Formation Flying 05-19-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,570
Posted By jfogarty
You guys did a great job, thanks for sharing.

You guys did a great job, thanks for sharing.
Forum: Close Calls / Lessons Learned 11-14-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,999
Posted By jfogarty
Canopy is latched and locked, check three times...

Canopy is latched and locked, check three times before take-off! Thanks for sharing your experience.
Forum: RV-10 10-09-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,081
Posted By jfogarty
Beautiful plane Larry, great to meet you at OSH.

Beautiful plane Larry, great to meet you at OSH.
Forum: Midwest 09-06-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,450
Posted By jfogarty
We were there just a few weeks ago, great place. ...

We were there just a few weeks ago, great place. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-25-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,773
Posted By jfogarty
I would fiberglass the front, drill the sides and...

I would fiberglass the front, drill the sides and sand the edges. In my case I Sika Flex the front, drilled the sides and Sika the roll bar. I have the tip up canopy. I believe if I only would...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-05-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,568
Posted By jfogarty
Great that you could go, I wondered about the...

Great that you could go, I wondered about the runway. I'm one hour north of there and we have a lot of slush on our lakes. Thanks for sharing.
Great job on the pictures.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 02-21-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,308
Posted By jfogarty
Your story is wonderful, thanks for sharing.

Your story is wonderful, thanks for sharing.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-24-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,107
Posted By jfogarty
Also, there are four holes in the rear spar of...

Also, there are four holes in the rear spar of the HS, that will get match drilled for connection to the fuselage.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-24-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,107
Posted By jfogarty
I believe that is the attachment bolts for the VS...

I believe that is the attachment bolts for the VS to the HS in the center of the HS. Do you have a photo. Good luck
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-03-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,945
Posted By jfogarty
I like the right side, less effort to charge the...

I like the right side, less effort to charge the battery on the right side without removing the top cowl.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-04-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,832
Posted By jfogarty
Can't wait to see a picture! Jim Fogarty RV-9A...

Can't wait to see a picture!

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-09-2017, 10:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,501
Posted By jfogarty
Very possible! A prosthetic hand clamp may work...

Very possible! A prosthetic hand clamp may work better than one may think. There are a lot of 3/32 rivets in the empennage kit, they will set fairly easy. A flat bucking bar clamped in place with...
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-20-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,114
Posted By jfogarty
Neutral trim on take off with 0320 and 3 blade...

Neutral trim on take off with 0320 and 3 blade catto prop. At about 300' a little down trim works good for me. My electric trim works great.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-09-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,620
Posted By jfogarty
The latch systems that Van's has for the tip up...

The latch systems that Van's has for the tip up canopy works very well. *For your own safety never forget to latch them both down. *
On your check list, per my transitional training, list the...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-27-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,995
Posted By jfogarty
Beautiful story Kelly, thanks for sharing your...

Beautiful story Kelly, thanks for sharing your memories. Pilots, family and friends are so important to all of us.

Jim Fogarty
Flying, RV-9A
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-25-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,384
Posted By jfogarty
My ELT is under the rear fairing, it is a nice...

My ELT is under the rear fairing, it is a nice location and fairly easy to get at during the conditional inspection. Whelen box under the baggage compartment floor, smaller inspection cover. My...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-31-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,018
Posted By jfogarty
When landing runway 15 you are in Canada for a...

When landing runway 15 you are in Canada for a short time on down wind, base and final. US Customs and Canadian Customs are right across the road on Hwy#89. I'm sure many pilots land there and...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-29-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 44,137
Posted By jfogarty
Vlad, I see that you just landed at Fort Peck,...

Vlad, I see that you just landed at Fort Peck, have a good flight if you continue on tonight.

JimFogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-17-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,276
Posted By jfogarty
Mark, My RV-9A is at Pine River, MN., about 130...

Mark, My RV-9A is at Pine River, MN., about 130 miles from your race by car. I live at Nisswa on Lake Hubert.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-17-2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,276
Posted By jfogarty
Triathon man, if you own the Cardinal sell it and...

Triathon man, if you own the Cardinal sell it and start building, or look for and RV-4 and sell the Cardinal and buy the RV-4. Now you are flying and I'm sure you will not be disappointed. If you...
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-17-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,111
Posted By jfogarty
Call Tom Berge, Crystal Airport, Mpls.,...

Call Tom Berge, Crystal Airport, Mpls., 612-418-9500. He is a CFI transitional training instructor with 20 plus years in RV's. Great guy, RV-7A, IFR. work:
612-418-9500. You will not be...
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-26-2016, 11:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,137
Posted By jfogarty
It is funny, but all of these items were going...

It is funny, but all of these items were going through my head as the A-Term was answering your questions. All great information.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-3 05-26-2016, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,852
Posted By jfogarty
Steve, beautiful plane, did you paint your rudder...

Steve, beautiful plane, did you paint your rudder or is plastic?

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-03-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,631
Posted By jfogarty
I like the shim idea, you may need to relocate a...

I like the shim idea, you may need to relocate a few holes on the forward skin.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-19-2016, 02:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,932
Posted By jfogarty
Take a picture and post it. Jim Fogarty RV-9A...

Take a picture and post it.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-25-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 19,636
Posted By jfogarty
Thanks for sharing, what are you seeing on your...

Thanks for sharing, what are you seeing on your EGT? I have number 1 just above 1501, and 2,3,4 below 1470. Outside air temp 34 F. MN flying. Do you think you are getting a reduction by cutting...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,604
Posted By jfogarty
Great story Darren and write up, that Honda is...

Great story Darren and write up, that Honda is special. Very fun, thanks for sharing.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-29-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 117,864
Posted By jfogarty
If the wings have the push rods installed be sure...

If the wings have the push rods installed be sure to protect them on the inside wing rib. if wheels are installed on the wing and fuselage stand, remove and screw to floor. Good luck.

Jim...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-28-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 26,825
Posted By jfogarty
Piano hinge wing tip attachment, this was a lot...

Piano hinge wing tip attachment, this was a lot of work when I did the original install, however, I just removed the wing tips for painting, and here's my quote. "Wing tips off and lights...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-09-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 14,058
Posted By jfogarty
Sweet! Jim Fogarty RV-9A Flying

Sweet!

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-27-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,747
Posted By jfogarty
Not trying to hijack the post, but here's my...

Not trying to hijack the post, but here's my situation. After returning from OSH and a short flight Saturday I have started to notice a stiff stick and yesterday I decided to investigate. Mike in...
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-03-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,403
Posted By jfogarty
Just like Mike's, 0320 E2A, plane is on down wind...

Just like Mike's, 0320 E2A, plane is on down wind and it hiccups on what I believe was an original old carb. I called Bolduc Aviation in Blane MN and replaced with - 10-52717 rebuilt. All is good...
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-20-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,716
Posted By jfogarty
Mike's picture is worth a 1000's words. Good...

Mike's picture is worth a 1000's words. Good luck.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-15-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,935
Posted By jfogarty
Thanks guys, appreciate the post. Jim...

Thanks guys, appreciate the post.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-15-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,935
Posted By jfogarty
Just a few more observations. Walt you are...

Just a few more observations. Walt you are holding the gascolator in question. What was used to plug the aft port? I can't understand why a builder would do the install this way, however, it has...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-14-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,935
Posted By jfogarty
Good point Scott, I knew I installed the...

Good point Scott, I knew I installed the gascolator for some reason. Thanks.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-30-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,592
Posted By jfogarty
John, When you get home I will come and look at...

John, When you get home I will come and look at it, also, I have and A&P that can look at your empennage kit.:) He also built an RV-9A.

Jim
RV-9A Flying
Forum: Texas (North) 04-15-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,656
Posted By jfogarty
All good points Sid, I received transitional...

All good points Sid, I received transitional training in Tom Berge's RV-7A, and the most important part of that training was what I learned each time Tom and I got together. Good luck with your...
Forum: Texas (North) 04-15-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,656
Posted By jfogarty
Why not use your plane and Alex. I believe the...

Why not use your plane and Alex. I believe the FAA removed the solo flight restriction last Fall. You have your pink slip and the plane looks ready to go.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A flying
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-07-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,836
Posted By jfogarty
Great job Chris, good luck. Jim Fogarty RV-9A...

Great job Chris, good luck.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-26-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,575
Posted By jfogarty
That is what it is saying, use blind rivets to...

That is what it is saying, use blind rivets to attach flap brace to rear spar CR3212-4-8, and that is what I did on my QB wings at the root end.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-19-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,575
Posted By jfogarty
Where are you seeing this on DWG 14? Jim...

Where are you seeing this on DWG 14?

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-03-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,184
Posted By jfogarty
Thanks for all your help, I understand what you...

Thanks for all your help, I understand what you are saying regarding flying. Thanks.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-03-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,184
Posted By jfogarty
Okay guys thanks, I will let you know the...

Okay guys thanks, I will let you know the outcome. I did remove the fuel caps and ran the booster pump yesterday before giving it a last try. Also, switched tanks from left to right. I'm going to...
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-02-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,184
Posted By jfogarty
The fuel pump just clicks away, with no smell of...

The fuel pump just clicks away, with no smell of fuel and the engine will not fire. I believe no fuel is being delivered to the carb. I didn't look at the fuel pressure, I will look at that later...
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-02-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,184
Posted By jfogarty
Electric fuel pump problem

Electric fuel pump question and problem, my plane has not been started for over a month and the boost pump doesn't seem to be bring fuel to the carburetor. I have had this happen a number of time...
Forum: RV-9/9A 02-19-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,213
Posted By jfogarty
All the holes will need to be dimpled. You...

All the holes will need to be dimpled. You should fit your tip and drill prior to dimpling that area. It looks like you have dimpled the aft area there already Your tip will fit better if you do...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 02-16-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,958
Posted By jfogarty
Great post Finley, thanks for sharing your...

Great post Finley, thanks for sharing your trip.

Jim Fogarty
RV-9A Flying
Forum: Northeast 01-14-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,230
Posted By jfogarty
Thanks for the update and pictures Vlad, I was up...

Thanks for the update and pictures Vlad, I was up today at Pine River MN., oil temp fairly low. Sanity back.

Jim
RV-9A
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-06-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,343
Posted By jfogarty
My 2 cents, I like Bill's inspection door. I...

My 2 cents, I like Bill's inspection door. I used all plate nuts, and then installed an inspection door for the Whalen's and wiring. Get all them items in as soon as possible and close it up. Good...
Forum: RV-9/9A 11-24-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,244
Posted By jfogarty
Ice cleats, Walmart. Jim

Ice cleats, Walmart.

Jim
Forum: RV-9/9A 11-04-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,948
Posted By jfogarty
Follow the directions on the plan, I don't...

Follow the directions on the plan, I don't remember doing anything special.

Jim Fogarty
RV9A N492RV
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-09-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,916
Posted By jfogarty
You should be done on the 28th., move the stick a...

You should be done on the 28th., move the stick a little closer and open your wallet. Use all hex screws. You are about to become a contortionist.:)

Jim Fogarty
RV9A
N492RV, flying
Forum: RV-9/9A 09-04-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 19,635
Posted By jfogarty
This is a great thread, you did an engine out...

This is a great thread, you did an engine out landing from 4000' agl, 5 miles out, full flaps, and nailed the end of the runway. Great job. I did two of these over New Richmond WI while...
Forum: Safety 09-04-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,339
Posted By jfogarty
Smile "Plane Lesson's for Life" By: Chuck...

"Plane Lesson's for Life" By: Chuck Hagerty:)

Jim Fogarty
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-01-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,398
Posted By jfogarty
Photo of...

Photo of bushing.

http://i43.tinypic.com/jg39xe.jpg
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-31-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,398
Posted By jfogarty
One side at a time with a jack and plastic...

One side at a time with a jack and plastic bushing bolted on the gear leg. I made mine out of plastic decking, 2"x6" and bolted it together with two 1/4" bolts. The jack fits right under the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-21-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,611
Posted By jfogarty
Thanks for all the great information, my panel is...

Thanks for all the great information, my panel is not that far along but I was thinking five steps ahead just last week. Good stuff.

Jim Fogarty
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-19-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,073
Posted By jfogarty
Call Tom Berge in the Twin Cities, 612-418-9500. ...

Call Tom Berge in the Twin Cities, 612-418-9500. He is a CFI and gives transitional training in his RV-7A tip-up. He can can help. Good luck.

Jim
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-30-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,461
Posted By jfogarty
Tim, Van's plan states, you don't need the white...

Tim, Van's plan states, you don't need the white wire from the alternator only the red. What do most people do with the white wire with the enternal regulator from Plane Power? Also, if I have this...
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-18-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,126
Posted By jfogarty
I did my grinding/filing after platenut was in...

I did my grinding/filing after platenut was in place, looks good now.;)

Jim
RV9A
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-06-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,753
Posted By jfogarty
Very nice video, thanks for sharing your trip. ...

Very nice video, thanks for sharing your trip.

Jim Fogarty
RV9A Building
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