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Forum: ADS-B 04-11-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By Jetmart
Great, glad I could help.

Great, glad I could help.
Forum: ADS-B 04-09-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By Jetmart
It should have been given to you when you got...

It should have been given to you when you got your registration. It would have been needed to program the transponder. You can find it by going to Transport Canada mark search website and searching...
Forum: ADS-B 04-09-2021, 03:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By Jetmart
This works for me in my Waco but I am very close...

This works for me in my Waco but I am very close to the US border flying out of Windsor On.

https://adsbperformance.faa.gov/PAPRRequest.aspx

Just fill it out on line after any local flight. Don't...
Forum: RV-14 04-08-2021, 06:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks this is helpful.

Thanks this is helpful.
Forum: RV-14 04-08-2021, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By Jetmart
Ok thanks however what I see on the post I found...

Ok thanks however what I see on the post I found has the following:
Forum: RV-10 04-08-2021, 05:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By Jetmart
I thought the same thing previously when doing...

I thought the same thing previously when doing mine EXCEPT you need to have your panel in as you have to feed the cable through the panel hole prior to hooking up.
Forum: RV-14 04-07-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, I did search for all threads before...

Thanks, I did search for all threads before posting the question. Unfortunately your photo is no longer available. Is yours in the port where there is a standard pipe plug next to the strainer...
Forum: RV-14 04-07-2021, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, I have been following that thread. Just...

Thanks, I have been following that thread. Just wondering if there was a way to avoid lifting the tail for a simple oil change. Less movement means left chance of hangar rash.
Forum: RV-14 04-07-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, so were committed to raising the tail....

Thanks, so were committed to raising the tail. Not a big deal just extra strain on the old back.
Forum: RV-14 04-06-2021, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By Jetmart
RV-14 Taildragger Oil Drain Location

What is the latest consensus the best location on the sump for the oil quick drain on the Lycoming 390 taildraggers?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-31-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 53,992
Posted By Jetmart
I would appreciate a copy. jetmart at hotmail.ca

I would appreciate a copy. jetmart at hotmail.ca
Forum: RV-14 03-30-2021, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By Jetmart
I sanded my good and smooth.

I sanded my good and smooth.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,333
Posted By Jetmart
You should expect undamaged parts however the...

You should expect undamaged parts however the damage to the rib is so minor I would use it if there is any chance of holding up your progress. Van's is backed up these days. You will likely do...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By Jetmart
I know not answering Op's original question...

I know not answering Op's original question however for comparison the RV-14 front canopy is .187 of an inch. The current manufacture says this measurement can vary +/- 10% with the extrusion...
Forum: Primers 03-24-2021, 05:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 221
Posted By Jetmart
Priming of QB

I am aware of the priming debate and the pro and cons. Not wanting to continue the debate however why does Van's choose to prime the QB kits and why the recent corrosion issues? Is it the long salt...
Forum: RV-14 03-24-2021, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By Jetmart
I am not clear on what you are saying on the...

I am not clear on what you are saying on the elevators. My elevator plans 9-26 revision (0) are showing the use MS21042-3 lock nuts. Is the thought that these are more likely to come loose than the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 727
Posted By Jetmart
Yes just the one antenna. This is all you...

Yes just the one antenna. This is all you need.

http://www.deltapopaviation.com/Transponder_Antenna.html
Forum: RV-10 03-20-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,350
Posted By Jetmart
I used both. If I were doing again I would use...

I used both. If I were doing again I would use all tape. Recommend making sure tape is warm, I heated trailing edges with a hair dryer and then left it clecoed for 24 hrs to get to full strength...
Forum: RV-14 03-17-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,629
Posted By Jetmart
Is anyone aware of this being an issue with...

Is anyone aware of this being an issue with Vetterman supplied heat mufffs that have been supplied in the last six months?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-17-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,445
Posted By Jetmart
Jason and his team at Aerotronics were very...

Jason and his team at Aerotronics were very responsive to me very early on from first call and have been ever since. I had no clue what I wanted or required and Jason and I worked through it over a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-15-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By Jetmart
I am installing a Safe-Air oil drain on mine. I...

I am installing a Safe-Air oil drain on mine. I have it on another aircraft and it works well.

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/eppages/safOilDrainValves_07-00879.php

There is a thread on...
Forum: Canada 03-12-2021, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 875
Posted By Jetmart
Purchased all of mine for my build from US...

Purchased all of mine for my build from US suppliers.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-08-2021, 04:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 784
Posted By Jetmart
I installed mine for the same reasons.

I installed mine for the same reasons.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-02-2021, 06:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,343
Posted By Jetmart
Could this failure have anything to do with the...

Could this failure have anything to do with the possibility of the automotive flare being and different angle then a standard aircraft flare fittings?
Forum: Canada 02-23-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 709
Posted By Jetmart
Sherwin Williams P60G2 purchased at the local...

Sherwin Williams P60G2 purchased at the local Sherwin Williams paint store. They had to order it in. Took about 2 days.
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-21-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,212
Posted By Jetmart
The heat shrink tube comes rolled flat in the...

The heat shrink tube comes rolled flat in the same type of cartridge that the print tape does. You print and then cut it using the internal cutter. It is the very same as printing using a normal...
Forum: RV-14 02-18-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 869
Posted By Jetmart
I never did find where they call out to rivet...

I never did find where they call out to rivet those holes. I did them prior to the window being installed. Figured there was no reason not to. If your ready for your airworthy inspection then I...
Forum: Flight Testing 02-12-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,957
Posted By Jetmart
What is the Canadian equivalent of the Additional...

What is the Canadian equivalent of the Additional Pilot Program? I am not familiar with it.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-07-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 893
Posted By Jetmart
By what means does it automatically sync to their...

By what means does it automatically sync to their website?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-05-2021, 05:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,027
Posted By Jetmart
I found this very helpful and came with the...

I found this very helpful and came with the electronic copy of the plans which I purchased prior to building. Not sure if it is common to all models.
Forum: RV-14 02-04-2021, 06:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,463
Posted By Jetmart
Van's no longer offers the dark tinted canopy...

Van's no longer offers the dark tinted canopy option on the 14. Only the standard and UV.
Forum: RV-14 02-03-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,463
Posted By Jetmart
I do not believe that the UV canopy has a...

I do not believe that the UV canopy has a significant amount of tint if any at all.
They only make one size of canopy.
Forum: RV-14 02-03-2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,878
Posted By Jetmart
I am a first time builder, have never worked with...

I am a first time builder, have never worked with aluminum or fibreglass. Know Very little about avionics. A little over a year ago I decided to risk ordering the RV-14 empennage kit to see if one...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-01-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,942
Posted By Jetmart
I bought one. It works great.

I bought one. It works great.
Forum: Canada 02-01-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,796
Posted By Jetmart
Van's shipped the kits to me using Dominion...

Van's shipped the kits to me using Dominion transport. They gave me a quote ahead of time. Van's will know their usual trucking companies to use to your part of Canada. The only thing you will...
Forum: RV-14 02-01-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,463
Posted By Jetmart
Also will need air vent eyeballs. They do not...

Also will need air vent eyeballs. They do not come with the kit.
I also go all of my brake, fuel, and FWF oil lines from Aircraft Specialty.
Forum: RV-14 01-31-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,416
Posted By Jetmart
I suggest following the Van’s instructions. It...

I suggest following the Van’s instructions. It clearly states that the elevator should hit the stops and not the control stick. You will have to cut a fair bit away for the up and down travel at...
Forum: RV-14 01-31-2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,416
Posted By Jetmart
If memory serves me correct the rigging of the...

If memory serves me correct the rigging of the elevator is done is section 36 and a jig is used to set the angle of the bell crank with the elevator taped in the neutral position.

Section 41 is the...
Forum: RV-14 01-30-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 989
Posted By Jetmart
Steve, I have one of the 3 things your looking...

Steve,

I have one of the 3 things your looking for. I am working on getting additional info.

Here is the spider.
Forum: RV-14 01-28-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,521
Posted By Jetmart
This article is on sealants. Not exactly...

This article is on sealants. Not exactly adhesives. Yes personal opinion and preferences plays into it a lot. I used JB weld for my Cleveland static port. I use it a lot however not where flexing is...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-24-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By Jetmart
The external pallet is a standard 40"X48". The...

The external pallet is a standard 40"X48". The internal pallet that the engine is mounted on is slightly smaller. Here is a picture that may give you some perspective.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-19-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By Jetmart
I did not mount the tail on the saw horse. It...

I did not mount the tail on the saw horse. It just hung over the end loosely and turned as required. I could turn it to any angle that I needed. These are the only pics I could find. There not...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-18-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By Jetmart
I purchased 2 engine stands and only used one. ...

I purchased 2 engine stands and only used one. Used a saw horse for the tail and it worked fine. Not sure how you would use two and keep the centre axis of the fuselage centred. I thought it would...
Forum: RV-14 01-18-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,115
Posted By Jetmart
Thank you, I certainly appreciate all and any...

Thank you, I certainly appreciate all and any heads up on issues like this.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-18-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,162
Posted By Jetmart
What width of velcro did you use? Do you have it...

What width of velcro did you use? Do you have it full aft to the trailing edge? Did you use any other adhesive to attach it? Sounds like a great idea. Have you had any dirt issues as others have...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-18-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,295
Posted By Jetmart
JB Weld right on the 3M adhesive pad

JB Weld right on the 3M adhesive pad
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-17-2021, 04:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,162
Posted By Jetmart
Why not put the anti chafe tape on the underside...

Why not put the anti chafe tape on the underside of the skin instead of the flap? This would eliminate fading and associated concerns.
Forum: RV-14 01-14-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 815
Posted By Jetmart
I find google works better on most forums. ...

I find google works better on most forums. Usually type the forum name and then the question. Comes up with more accurate search results.
Forum: Canada 01-12-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By Jetmart
You will need to separate boxes. Instead of a...

You will need to separate boxes. Instead of a second Nav I went with a 2nd IFR certified GPS. Went with the GTN 650 & GNC 355.
Forum: RV-14 01-09-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,041
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, very helpful.

Thanks, very helpful.
Forum: RV-14 01-09-2021, 11:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,041
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks for the info. Can you point me to the...

Thanks for the info. Can you point me to the reference for the cargo net and exit placard requirement. I am hearing many conflicting requirements.
Forum: RV-14 01-09-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,041
Posted By Jetmart
What is the cargo net requirement?

What is the cargo net requirement?
Forum: RV-14 01-09-2021, 06:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,041
Posted By Jetmart
Anyone come up with good terminology for the...

Anyone come up with good terminology for the interior placard (Canadian Requirements) for opening of a Interior JD air Latch? Suggestions appreciated.
Forum: RV-14 01-04-2021, 05:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,190
Posted By Jetmart
Mine came with the interior from Classic Aero. ...

Mine came with the interior from Classic Aero. My wiring looked good to me. I removed the pins from the plugs to fish it through the bushings and took off the cable sheathing and reassembled...
Forum: Canada 01-03-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,721
Posted By Jetmart
In Canada you require 2 independent Nav's ...

In Canada you require 2 independent Nav's sources so a single GTN like the 650 will not meet the requirements. Instead of putting a 2nd Nav/COM which would have traditionally been done in the past...
Forum: RV-14 01-03-2021, 03:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,190
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks I did a similar install but put the...

Thanks I did a similar install but put the bushing hole for the seat wires to go through on the cover that the hinges are in. I thought to would be easier to plug in with the front cover completely...
Forum: RV-14 01-02-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,882
Posted By Jetmart
It should be interesting. The area for air flow...

It should be interesting. The area for air flow might not be less as there will not be the single exhaust and its components in the tunnel. I’m installing on a new build so will not have the...
Forum: RV-14 01-02-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,882
Posted By Jetmart
I had already ordered my standard 390 Thunderbolt...

I had already ordered my standard 390 Thunderbolt and finish kit when the Exp was announced. I had already decided to go with the Vetterman dual exhaust so I am incorporating the tunnel close off...
Forum: RV-14 12-30-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,247
Posted By Jetmart
Not really, I am retired, Just over a 1000 hrs in...

Not really, I am retired, Just over a 1000 hrs in 12 months of work and its a QB.
Covid has really sped up my project as there is not much else to do other than flying. When I started I was going to...
Forum: RV-14 12-30-2020, 03:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,247
Posted By Jetmart
I am a first time builder, never worked with...

I am a first time builder, never worked with aluminum and did not know how to rivet using any method other than pulled rivets. I riveted 99% myself. You will be able to find help for the few that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-26-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,554
Posted By Jetmart
Those parts are not used. Van's dimple a few...

Those parts are not used. Van's dimple a few ribs that you would have no way to get a dimple in. Those look the way mine looked. Dimpled and the blue wrap taken off.
Forum: RV-14 12-24-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 134,251
Posted By Jetmart
James, Very Nice! How was the checkerboard done...

James,

Very Nice! How was the checkerboard done on the tail? Is it all painted?
Forum: Primers 12-23-2020, 02:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,931
Posted By Jetmart
I found that the temperature o the compressed air...

I found that the temperature o the compressed air was really important as well as the parts themselves. I have a large compressor which held enough air for the entire batch of what I was priming. I...
Forum: RV-14 12-17-2020, 04:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,856
Posted By Jetmart
I installed my tips with the wings mounted to the...

I installed my tips with the wings mounted to the airframe and could not get them to match using the supplied aileron jig bolted in place. Finally determine that the jig was out from one wing to the...
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