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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) Today, 04:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 33
Posted By FasGlas
FS: Lycoming 320 Crankshaft

I have a Lycoming O-320 Crankshaft #17031-70. Completely overhauled by Aircraft Specialties but didn't make 505. It's EXP only. Looks brand new. I have the receipt and tags. $1500 + shipping

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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-28-2022, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By FasGlas
Sent you PM

Sent you PM
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-25-2022, 09:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By FasGlas
WTB: Narco AT165

Looking for a Narco AT165 Xponder, the plug 'n play to a AT150. Any laying around out there?
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-14-2022, 01:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 274
Posted By FasGlas
FS: EDM-800

I have a nice JPI EDM-800 with optional large screen. Has all options except TIT. Has latest USB data cable. In great condition. No probes or harness's. $750
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-14-2022, 09:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 489
Posted By FasGlas
ACS said the factory that makes Aeroshell burnt...

ACS said the factory that makes Aeroshell burnt down but they expect to get some in the near future.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-08-2022, 09:28 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,374
Posted By FasGlas
Another scam email: lynetech@aol.com

Another scam email: lynetech@aol.com
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-07-2022, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By FasGlas
You can buy Xenon tubes on fleebay for cheap....

You can buy Xenon tubes on fleebay for cheap. I've used them a few times, they work fine
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-05-2022, 02:45 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,374
Posted By FasGlas
New scammer address: donaldrudicel775@gmail.com

New scammer address: donaldrudicel775@gmail.com
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-05-2022, 12:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 245
Posted By FasGlas
WTB: 406 ELT

Looking for a 406 ELT.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-17-2022, 08:59 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,374
Posted By FasGlas
Here's a new scam email address I just got today:...

Here's a new scam email address I just got today: Kelpra1313@gmail.com
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-12-2022, 10:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,839
Posted By FasGlas
Heads up: Two scammers on FB contacted me from a...

Heads up: Two scammers on FB contacted me from a WTB post. BOTTS JAMIE AND MARVIN PITMAN.
Forum: ADS-B 03-13-2022, 06:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,346
Posted By FasGlas
Removing ADS-B out?

Is there a rule concerning removing an ADS-B out permanently? Or is it - Once installed it's in forever?
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 03-10-2022, 09:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,839
Posted By FasGlas
I just got one from this user, a response from my...

I just got one from this user, a response from my WTB post. The person I'm to contact is: Gerrydutton@protonmail.com. Very likely a scam. I'll post back on an update.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-27-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,374
Posted By FasGlas
That wouldn't do you a bit of good. One of my...

That wouldn't do you a bit of good. One of my scammers had pix of an RV-4, of the radio and a good story that seemed plausible. But it was a scam. Probably a stolen user ID.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-27-2021, 10:01 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,374
Posted By FasGlas
I think there should be a Sticky with the names...

I think there should be a Sticky with the names of the scammers on VAF. This would give the forum info on who they are and would the exposed scammers would disappear. I just had another one email me...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-19-2021, 02:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,374
Posted By FasGlas
Nope, different scammer.

Nope, different scammer.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-19-2021, 09:59 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,374
Posted By FasGlas
Heads up: I posted a WTB and got an email from a...

Heads up: I posted a WTB and got an email from a VAF user saying he has what I'm looking for. I PM'd him to email pix and info, he did. He offered a good price and convincing story with "His RV-4",...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2021, 06:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,881
Posted By FasGlas
I just added on to my hangar. I wanted a 41'X45'...

I just added on to my hangar. I wanted a 41'X45' hangar, 2 walls, 1 10'X40' open wall (for hangar door), 14' eves.. With NO door. I was quoted $95K to $120K for a basic steel hangar, concrete floor,...
Forum: RV-14 08-26-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,199
Posted By FasGlas
EZ fix.. You can use a cheap HF heat gun. Just...

EZ fix.. You can use a cheap HF heat gun. Just wave it back and forth over the area you want to reshape until you feel the glass get pliable, takes only 10 ~ 20 seconds. Lay the piece on a flat...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-26-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,069
Posted By FasGlas
You might want to check your ignition timing. A...

You might want to check your ignition timing. A few degrees advanced will push the oil temp up quick. If your engine is creating a lot of heat the vernaterm will just close and sit there, that's all...
Forum: RV-4 06-10-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By FasGlas
I installed my Pro on a shelf behind the right...

I installed my Pro on a shelf behind the right side screen. It's hard to say how much time difference there is between C/B's and VPX. There's no drilling and buss lines, there's more panel space...
Forum: COMM 04-01-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 591
Posted By FasGlas
Contact Icom. I just had a radio fixed by them....

Contact Icom. I just had a radio fixed by them. Was fast and not expensive.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-29-2021, 08:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,837
Posted By FasGlas
Aircraft insurance is going up faster than...

Aircraft insurance is going up faster than gasoline. It's getting stupid.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-28-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 598
Posted By FasGlas
HELP.... Ellison EFS-2

I'm looking for help with a friends Ellison EFS-2. I have a friend that sent his Throttle body to Ellison about 10 months ago to be overhauled, needless to say he never got it back and Ellison seems...
Forum: COMM 01-16-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,095
Posted By FasGlas
Every so often pull your radios and clean the...

Every so often pull your radios and clean the connectors with some contact cleaner. They can get a little corrosion on the pins after a while.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-15-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,062
Posted By FasGlas
I never installed one on my ECI cold induction....

I never installed one on my ECI cold induction. Never had a problem.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-09-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,365
Posted By FasGlas
I would take into consideration the environment...

I would take into consideration the environment the plane lives in.
Forum: Safety 12-06-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,232
Posted By FasGlas
I've installed a few of these over the years and...

I've installed a few of these over the years and they can be a pain to get them to not leak and to stay tight.
Forum: Engine Monitors 11-19-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,137
Posted By FasGlas
I don't believe the EFIS makers expect these to...

I don't believe the EFIS makers expect these to be 100% accurate, it's for reference only. I've seen manuals state this. No two engines are exactly the same, and adding the data from all the...
Forum: Safety 11-01-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,595
Posted By FasGlas
Not a requirement under 3000' AGL

Not a requirement under 3000' AGL
Forum: Oregon 10-22-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,216
Posted By FasGlas
Here's my experience (so far) with airpark...

Here's my experience (so far) with airpark homes.... I just bought one near Nampa, ID. The whole thing was kind of a fluke. I, like most pilots, always dream of living on a private airstrip with a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-21-2020, 08:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,279
Posted By FasGlas
I just got quotes on my Lancair and Staggerwing...

I just got quotes on my Lancair and Staggerwing both went up dramatically.
Forum: RV-14 10-20-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,446
Posted By FasGlas
I use some Scotchbrite (green) on the piano wires...

I use some Scotchbrite (green) on the piano wires to clean them and some LPS to lube them. I do this a few times a year.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-20-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,228
Posted By FasGlas
K&N filters have the nut and safety wire tabs as...

K&N filters have the nut and safety wire tabs as well. And much less $ than Champion. Also smaller for tighter installations.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-19-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,228
Posted By FasGlas
There's plenty of people that use K&N oil...

There's plenty of people that use K&N oil filters.
Forum: Safety 10-12-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,051
Posted By FasGlas
I'm sure there's data somewhere on GA engine...

I'm sure there's data somewhere on GA engine failures but if you consider how many aircraft, how many engines and how many hours per years GA engines fly I would bet it's a very small number. Then...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-12-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,830
Posted By FasGlas
I'm an A&P/IA in KPRC. I might be able to help...

I'm an A&P/IA in KPRC. I might be able to help you. PM me if you'd like.
Forum: Fiberglass 10-03-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,199
Posted By FasGlas
A friend of mine was building his first Lancair...

A friend of mine was building his first Lancair when he developed a strange reaction to epoxy, all his fingernails started growing crooked and deformed. I don't think they ever returned to normal...
Forum: RV-14 09-28-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 41,153
Posted By FasGlas
For those that want to see the relative oil temps...

For those that want to see the relative oil temps (as my engine shows) here's the graph of a flight a few days ago. Pink=Sump, White=Adapter Sensor, Green=Cooler return.
Cold engine - Flight to fuel...
Forum: RV-14 09-27-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 41,153
Posted By FasGlas
No, my exhaust isn't very close to the sump or...

No, my exhaust isn't very close to the sump or the sensor. But at the point where I have the sensor it's where the hot oil would flow the most. Also, for those that use a cold induction system,...
Forum: RV-14 09-26-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 41,153
Posted By FasGlas
The iEFIS allows for multiple sensors to be...

The iEFIS allows for multiple sensors to be displayed on the screens. One of the default sensors in the setup are Westech temp sensors. I installed a sensor at the oil screen, it's a low part of the...
Forum: RV-14 09-26-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 41,153
Posted By FasGlas
I monitor the oil temps in three spots. The sump,...

I monitor the oil temps in three spots. The sump, the cooler output and the filter adaptor. I see oil temps in the sump run ~ 230 to ~ 245f. Temps at the cooler output run ~ 185f and temps at the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-21-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,949
Posted By FasGlas
Lighter fluid. There was just a thread about this...

Lighter fluid. There was just a thread about this a few weeks ago.
Forum: ADS-B 09-20-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,209
Posted By FasGlas
Question for Navworx with GTX327 users..

I installed a Navworx (under the AMOC) with a 430W and GTX327. Seems to all be working ok except I no longer get the "Reply" icon blinking on my 327. I know the Xponder is replying to the tower and...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-15-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,706
Posted By FasGlas
In the certified word Mouse Milk is pretty...

In the certified word Mouse Milk is pretty common. Not so much in EXP. I started using it on my Turbo Arrow 25 years ago, on all the exhaust joints. Never had a seized joint or bolt... I have a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,023
Posted By FasGlas
I find that Ronsonal lighter fluid has the least...

I find that Ronsonal lighter fluid has the least effect on material and removes tape glue pretty good. Goof-Off can damage plastic.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,596
Posted By FasGlas
Idaho Move - Any Input

I'm putting a lot of thought into moving to Idaho, Nampa area. Any input or things I should know? Places to fly, things to do, people to know?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,437
Posted By FasGlas
I can attest to the fact that the post said the...

I can attest to the fact that the post said the Red Cube was NIB. I saw it posted and considered contacting the selling. Not really needing one now I didn't proceed.

BTW... If his address is near me...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 07-22-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,842
Posted By FasGlas
The sensor is very stout, a set screw could not...

The sensor is very stout, a set screw could not pinch or dent the stainless sensor body. What the problem most likely was, the wire(s) inside the shield right at the sensor. This can be a failure...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 07-17-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,842
Posted By FasGlas
I've been using and installing ElectroAir's for a...

I've been using and installing ElectroAir's for a very long time. I've never seen a Garlock seal go bad but I'm sure it happens. The only failure I've seen was the older MTH sensor wire became broken...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 07-15-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,338
Posted By FasGlas
What Larry said: The diaphragms in the servo...

What Larry said: The diaphragms in the servo measure pressure in the servo venturi, that in turn sets the amount of fuel the main jet will flow. It's for raw mixture adjustments for pressure. If...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-13-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,403
Posted By FasGlas
Novus 1, 2 & 3... 1 for just cleaning.

Novus 1, 2 & 3... 1 for just cleaning.
Forum: RV-14 07-04-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 14,416
Posted By FasGlas
I had a Piper Turbo Arrow III many years ago that...

I had a Piper Turbo Arrow III many years ago that had hail damage all over it. The plane was faster than any other Turbo Arrow I've flown. We figured it might be the golf ball effect.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,730
Posted By FasGlas
You would need a composite (Analog) video signal...

You would need a composite (Analog) video signal from your camera to input the G3X Video In. I don't know what the output of a GoPro is (Analog or Digital), you'd have to look at you user manual....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,539
Posted By FasGlas
Some years ago I had a friend that searched the...

Some years ago I had a friend that searched the country for a Mooney 201 that had no damage history.. He searched and waited and finally found one, paid a high price. On the fight home (Midwest to...
Forum: ADS-B 06-19-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,652
Posted By FasGlas
The Stratux is a power hog, and works very well...

The Stratux is a power hog, and works very well with Avare. You need at least the 2amp USB adapter. Having the battery is a good backup, the flat pack batteries are pretty cheap.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-17-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,497
Posted By FasGlas
I can't recall ever having a problem removing a...

I can't recall ever having a problem removing a CHT probe or socket. It's always a good practice to use a little anti-seize when installing them, too.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-09-2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,009
Posted By FasGlas
A friend of mine installed a WW prop on his...

A friend of mine installed a WW prop on his Lancair 360. Had nothing but problems with it. Mostly it kept losing the prop seals and leaking grease. This happened over and over. WW said it was a power...
Forum: Propellers 06-02-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,605
Posted By FasGlas
The restrictions of this prop are for a non...

The restrictions of this prop are for a non counter balance Lycoming. It was designed for 180hp 360's. Mostly used on older Mooney's and Piper's. If your IO-360 is a counter balance engine the RPM...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-23-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,713
Posted By FasGlas
Your prop has a piston inside that moves from the...

Your prop has a piston inside that moves from the oil pressure via the governor. Chances are very slim the prop is your problem. Check the cable and movement to the governor. Next you'll have to send...
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-10-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,860
Posted By FasGlas
Bare in mind.. Not all cooler cool that same. You...

Bare in mind.. Not all cooler cool that same. You can do a little research on the forum and see which ones perform better. I have seen the difference between coolers. And the price range is wide.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-07-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,713
Posted By FasGlas
I agree. Between the two I've repaired...

I agree. Between the two I've repaired lightspeeds ( burn't out coils & failed controllers ). Never seen a failed electroair 6cyl.
Forum: Safety 05-06-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,345
Posted By FasGlas
Have installed tail beacons inside tail cones and...

Have installed tail beacons inside tail cones and wing tips in certified planes. Worked perfect and uAvionics sees no problem doing this.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,113
Posted By FasGlas
Sounds like you have an electronic tach and the...

Sounds like you have an electronic tach and the tach is connected to one mag and not the other. You'll need to connect it to both of you want to read RPM from both mags.
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