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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,573
Posted By morganjp
Smile Kevin We hope that you visit us at Home Built...

Kevin

We hope that you visit us at Home Built Camping at Oshkosh regardless of what airplane you buy or where you have to park it.
Forum: California 05-09-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,880
Posted By morganjp
EAA chapters are filled with both builders and...

EAA chapters are filled with both builders and non builders. Do not hesitate to take advantage of this resource. Many EAA members are not pilots.
Forum: GPS 01-31-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 803
Posted By morganjp
The contacts under the ENT button probably need...

The contacts under the ENT button probably need to be cleaned.
You have the following options:
1 take the 430 to a local avionics shop and have them send it to Garmin for reconditioning which is not...
Forum: Safety 01-22-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,490
Posted By morganjp
What about the oil sump finger filter screen?...

What about the oil sump finger filter screen? That is the most difficult safety wire install for me. That would save me an hour on every condition inspection. Could you use it with crush washer?
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-23-2020, 12:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 12,079
Posted By morganjp
Jack your main tire off the ground and lay a 2 x4...

Jack your main tire off the ground and lay a 2 x4 in front of it close to the tire but not touching. Spin the tire to see if it is out of round.
Forum: Engine Monitors 08-20-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,304
Posted By morganjp
I just bought the 350 but have not yet installed...

I just bought the 350 but have not yet installed it. I can give you a report in a few days.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-10-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,576
Posted By morganjp
That truly is awful news. Tim was the best!

That truly is awful news. Tim was the best!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-22-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,356
Posted By morganjp
Where is the choice for both Garmin and Dynon?...

Where is the choice for both Garmin and Dynon? Those owners converting older steam gauge panels might not want the expense of a total conversion to to a 10 inch screen or 2 7 inch screens. I have a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-17-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,287
Posted By morganjp
I flew from Atlanta to the AOPA fly in at...

I flew from Atlanta to the AOPA fly in at Tullahoma TN. Toured the Jack Daniels distillery. Very interesting! Also spent a few minutes visiting one on one with Jack Pelton. That is about impossible...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-15-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,006
Posted By morganjp
I Have flown into KDET several times for weekends...

I Have flown into KDET several times for weekends with my daughter.
Avflight has a $10 overnight fee and decent fuel prices. Disadvantage is the tie down area is not close to the FBO and you need to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,193
Posted By morganjp
John Next year show up at the Silver Wings cabin...

John

Next year show up at the Silver Wings cabin for a $5 lunch.

John Morgan
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-30-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,128
Posted By morganjp
Smile Williston FL X60 Cheap gas and good burger...

Williston FL X60

Cheap gas and good burger restaurant on the field
Forum: GPS 02-05-2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,866
Posted By morganjp
I was able to update using the cord to a laptop...

I was able to update using the cord to a laptop and launching fly Garmin.
Forum: GPS 02-04-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,866
Posted By morganjp
I am getting a software update unavailable...

I am getting a software update unavailable message when trying to load over WiFi.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-31-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,543
Posted By morganjp
It?s not the TFR. Local Atlanta airports require...

It?s not the TFR. Local Atlanta airports require a slot reservation to fly in and out because of all the jets coming in for the Super bowl. PDK is shut down already!:confused:
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-31-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,543
Posted By morganjp
Smile There is also a pancake breakfast at KLZU...

There is also a pancake breakfast at KLZU Lawrenceville Georgia for all u Atlanta area folks that are grounded by the Super Bowl shutdown.
Come join us.
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 01-06-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 14,456
Posted By morganjp
I have flown over 300 YE?s in my 6A. I will...

I have flown over 300 YE?s in my 6A.
I will return after Airventure to fly YE,,s if some sort of accommodations are provided . Camping is fine

John Morgan
770-823-1713
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,961
Posted By morganjp
Paul A little help here would be...

Paul
A little help here would be appreciated.
These people seem to think that after 1200 hours of RV time that I can?t fly it at 90 knots.

It?s not my skills that I am concerned with, it the guy in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,961
Posted By morganjp
Smile RVs to Oshkosh

Paul says start a new thread so here it is!

A. Rv s have no business flying the Fisk arrival with all the slow airplanes because there are way too many of us going to Oshkosh now and we do not...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2018, 08:10 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,618
Posted By morganjp
Paul I beg to differ on this one and side with...

Paul
I beg to differ on this one and side with Jack. It?s not that I am not capable of a 90 knot approach to OSH, its that all those others around my cannot fly it and that?s what puts me in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,618
Posted By morganjp
Question Question for Smilin Jack the jet jockey Ok so I...

Question for Smilin Jack the jet jockey

Ok so I take the 2300 ft. 135 knot arrival in. If I am landing on 9 or 36 at what point can I slow down without getting run over by a PC12? I have no...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-04-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,827
Posted By morganjp
It?s Desser not Dresser. You can find them...

It?s Desser not Dresser. You can find them online.
Your problem is in trying to inflate the tires without removing the wheel pant.
I have never had any success trying to inflate the tire through the...
Forum: Southeast 08-29-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,706
Posted By morganjp
Check the website for activities and food. I...

Check the website for activities and food. I believe Friday night is A taste of Triple Tree and Thursday night is the steak dinner.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-26-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,245
Posted By morganjp
Angry The dimpling on the holes is clean. I did not use...

The dimpling on the holes is clean. I did not use that fine a grit sandpaper on the edge cuts. Anybody else use a soft washer between the lens and the screw. That sounds like it could help. Would the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-26-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,245
Posted By morganjp
Duckworks lens install

Anybody out there got a clue how to install one of these without it cracking in 6 months?
Left side lens has been on the plane for 10 years with no cracks.
Ride side lens installed the same way has...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-16-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,161
Posted By morganjp
Missed you guys at Sun n Fun this year. Are you...

Missed you guys at Sun n Fun this year. Are you going to Oshkosh?
Forum: RV-14 01-05-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,811
Posted By morganjp
Primer ports for cylinder 3 or 4

Primer ports for cylinder 3 or 4
Forum: RV-14 01-05-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,811
Posted By morganjp
I run a single Pmag on my O360 now but When I was...

I run a single Pmag on my O360 now but When I was running dual P mags I had a separate map line for each unit connected to the engine ports and that worked fine.:):)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-11-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,414
Posted By morganjp
Winder ( KWDR) is close to LZU and has hangers...

Winder ( KWDR) is close to LZU and has hangers available for a lot lower price. If she is not flying the plane a lot then that would be a good alternative.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-30-2017, 08:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,593
Posted By morganjp
Just looked at the thread. Apparently it is...

Just looked at the thread. Apparently it is Gainesville EAA chapter having a Senior Moment. Sorry Vic!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-30-2017, 08:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,593
Posted By morganjp
Smile Make that Saturday July 8th. Vic is having a...

Make that Saturday July 8th. Vic is having a Senior Moment!
Forum: RV-10 06-12-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,941
Posted By morganjp
Smile That is great news!

That is great news!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,549
Posted By morganjp
How often can you get to the plane if it is close...

How often can you get to the plane if it is close to you? My RV6A is at PDK about 2 miles from my house and I am retired. So the plane is covered on the ramp and gets flown at least once if not 2 or...
Forum: Northwest 05-15-2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,461
Posted By morganjp
Chop up your long cross country flight into 2...

Chop up your long cross country flight into 2 hour legs and she will do great!
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-15-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,760
Posted By morganjp
Angry I did the same thing 4 yrs ago when repainting,...

I did the same thing 4 yrs ago when repainting, only I did it better as the other elevator was laying under the elevator that fell off the rack and both elevators had to be reskinned!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 05-04-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,765
Posted By morganjp
Smile You might want to change the spelling to...

You might want to change the spelling to Connecticut before you offend some people in that fair state!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2017, 08:38 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 65,794
Posted By morganjp
Smile Doug needs to create a new "basic med " section...

Doug needs to create a new "basic med " section where we can list primary care providers in different cities that will sign the basic med form.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 210,279
Posted By morganjp
If your interior paint is badly worn then head on...

If your interior paint is badly worn then head on over to any auto parts store and pick up a few cans of trunk spray paint. It is textured and really looks great. I can't say how long it will hold up...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-06-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 16,512
Posted By morganjp
Sun n Fun update ??????

As I sit here in Atlanta fighting the flu, I am surprised not to see any Sun n Fun posts other than people asking what are the vender specials?
So anything going on in HBC? Any super new products?...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 03-27-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,594
Posted By morganjp
Smile I did this one time. It worked

I did this one time.
It worked
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-24-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,413
Posted By morganjp
That would be a molex connector. Anybody else...

That would be a molex connector. Anybody else have issues with this stupid I pad changing your words without asking you?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-24-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,413
Posted By morganjp
Smile I don't know squat about Dan's el Nestor graphs...

I don't know squat about Dan's el Nestor graphs but I do know that those tiny electrical connectors on the anti splat cowl flap do not hold up well over time so I switched my 2 cowl flaps to moles...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-21-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,014
Posted By morganjp
What would you get from a software update on a...

What would you get from a software update on a 335 that was just installed?

John Morgan
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,367
Posted By morganjp
Talking Piper plug fits fine mounted on the engine mount...

Piper plug fits fine mounted on the engine mount under the oil filler access door. In my 6-A.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-13-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,913
Posted By morganjp
All models usually show up at HBC.

All models usually show up at HBC.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-05-2016, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,911
Posted By morganjp
Smile What Mike said is correct. House is about 9 miles...

What Mike said is correct. House is about 9 miles west of Beaver Creek just South of I70. Rooms are $70 per night per room. No ladies scheduled yet but if one shows up then she gets the master...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-05-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,911
Posted By morganjp
Smile What Mike said is correct. House is about 9 miles...

What Mike said is correct. House is about 9 miles west of Beaver Creek just South of I70. Rooms are $70 per night per room. No ladies scheduled yet but if one shows up then she gets the master...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-03-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,911
Posted By morganjp
Still looking for skiers to fill the last 2...

Still looking for skiers to fill the last 2 rooms. Fantastic accommodations, dirt cheap price, fair company if you wanna talk airplanes a lot after skiing!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-28-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,911
Posted By morganjp
4th Annual VAF ski trip

The 4 th annual RV ski trip to the Beaver Creek Colorado area is Jan 14 th to Jan 21 st. We have 2 of the 6 bedrooms still available at this time. Please contact John Morgan @ 770-823-1713 for...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-18-2016, 10:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,782
Posted By morganjp
Ron did more to promote aviation than anyone else...

Ron did more to promote aviation than anyone else that I know. He also was very involved in getting youth involved in aviation. He was a great friend of EAA690 and did DC3 rides with the chapter...
Forum: Southeast 11-11-2016, 10:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,835
Posted By morganjp
I did a 20 minute repositioning flight from KLZU...

I did a 20 minute repositioning flight from KLZU to KPDK yesterday on a clear day in the Atlanta area and visibility at 1500 ft agl was about 2 miles with all the smoke!
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-10-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,040
Posted By morganjp
The almost a 14 mod only applies if you have a...

The almost a 14 mod only applies if you have a slider canopy.

John Morgan
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-27-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 185,080
Posted By morganjp
Oshkosh is never closed to homebuilts ....

Oshkosh is never closed to homebuilts . Unbelievably great trip write up by the way.

John Morgan
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-15-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,252
Posted By morganjp
Smile I had the same problems that you are...

I had the same problems that you are experiencing. Anti splat Aero cowl flaps dropped the CHT's in climb. Moving the remote oil cooler on the firewall to a position behind the baffle above the # 4...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-06-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,380
Posted By morganjp
Great pics:)

Great pics:)
Forum: RV-6/6A 06-23-2016, 07:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,174
Posted By morganjp
Total weight is not as big an issue as getting...

Total weight is not as big an issue as getting out of cg. My 6A weighs 1107 and I have often flown with 1800 lbs gross weight. Where you get in trouble is flying by yourself with lots of weight in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,065
Posted By morganjp
If you show up at the gate with luggage in tow...

If you show up at the gate with luggage in tow and tell them you are going to your plane to leave airventure, then they will not require a wristband to let you in that day. But you need to go...
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-25-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,288
Posted By morganjp
Tom Find a local EAA chapter and join. Get...

Tom

Find a local EAA chapter and join. Get emersed in experimental aircraft. You should get a wealth of knowledge and help in purchasing the right airplane. Also the chapter may have a CFI or 2...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-25-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,986
Posted By morganjp
Smile I know nothing about Signature in Savannah but...

I know nothing about Signature in Savannah but Signature at PDK gave EAA690 in Lawrenceville a $7500 grant to fund our flight scholarship program for worthy kids last year so they are not all...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-12-2016, 07:35 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 15,086
Posted By morganjp
Mike That is the best trip report that I have...

Mike
That is the best trip report that I have ever seen! At my age pics are much better than words. I also departed HBC in Smilin 1 on Saturday. I flew to St. Augustine for lunch with friends and...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-11-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 84,356
Posted By morganjp
I have a garmin 320 transponder. Will the garmin...

I have a garmin 320 transponder. Will the garmin 335 tray fit the height and width of that tray? I understand that it is a little over an inch deeper.
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-03-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,943
Posted By morganjp
Smile There will be several 6-A's at Sun n Fun, mine...

There will be several 6-A's at Sun n Fun, mine included so stop by at HBC and ask all the questions that you can think of!

John. Morgan.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2016, 08:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,572
Posted By morganjp
Talking 3rd annual VAF ski trip

We went to Vail, Copper, Snowmass, Breckinridge once and Beaver Creek twice.
4 days of snow and powder, 2 days sunny and groomed!
Perfect!!!!!!

John Morgan
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,805
Posted By morganjp
Very nice! Great so see so many girls involved in...

Very nice!
Great so see so many girls involved in the build.

John Morgan
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