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Forum: ADS-B 06-17-2020, 05:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,035
Posted By jayyau
I lost the traffic again after I eliminated all...

I lost the traffic again after I eliminated all possibilities in the airplane, including trying different phones, turning off all other devices in the airplane and replacing EchoUAT twice. I’ve...
Forum: ADS-B 06-16-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,035
Posted By jayyau
Which airport? My airport is KTOA, I lost the...

Which airport?

My airport is KTOA, I lost the traffic about 3 miles south of airport, it happened at least 50% of the time. About two miles west of FAA radar site, which transmit 500KW at 1.5GHz.

I...
Forum: ADS-B 06-15-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,035
Posted By jayyau
I have tried 3 different EchoUAT's, done more...

I have tried 3 different EchoUAT's, done more than 15 test flights troubleshooting the traffic lost, since I'm using the I-phone for displaying the traffic, it's a bit more complicated (setting wise...
Forum: ADS-B 06-15-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,035
Posted By jayyau
You are not Alone, I too having the same...

You are not Alone, I too having the same problems. I'm also curious to know if other is experiencing the same thing with other App, like I-Fly and FltPlanGo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Dry Tappet clearance

Dry Tappet clearance
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Hi Mel, That was an over all travel, included...

Hi Mel,

That was an over all travel, included the tappet.

Since I'm going to replace all the tappet sockets, I'll re-measure it again to confirm the number.

My dial indicator setup was a little...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2015, 11:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Finally I checked all the Cam travel in my O-320...

Finally I checked all the Cam travel in my O-320 B3B engine....

Exhaust cam travel, Cyliner 1/2/3/4 = 0.352"/0.333"/0.348"/0.359"
Intake cam travel, Cylinder 1/2/3/4 =...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-07-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Hi Steve, Which engine do you have?

Hi Steve,

Which engine do you have?
Forum: California 12-02-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,870
Posted By jayyau
Go to Atlantic FBO, get 15 gallon of gas, they...

Go to Atlantic FBO, get 15 gallon of gas, they will void the parking fee, I don't know about over night parking. There will be $12 airport security fee in addition to the gas you purchased. Years...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-29-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 18,640
Posted By jayyau
any picture with wheel assembly to share?

any picture with wheel assembly to share?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-29-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 18,640
Posted By jayyau
Using Van's stock gear legs?

Using Van's stock gear legs?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-28-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 18,640
Posted By jayyau
Hi Ken, Are those gear legs custom made? the...

Hi Ken,

Are those gear legs custom made? the Axle has to be longer to adopt Matco W60 wheels, am I right?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-23-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Dry Tappet clearance

Dry Tappet clearance
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-23-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Dry Tappet clearence

Dry Tappet clearence
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Dry Tappet clearance

Dry Tappet clearance
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Hi Larry, "I would find a stable way to put a...

Hi Larry,

"I would find a stable way to put a dial indicator on each pushrod or plunger and rotate the crank through a full lobe rotation and measure the travel."

Great advise, very scientific....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Dry tappet clearance

Dry tappet clearance
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Dry tappet clearance

Dry tappet clearance
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
The cylinder was on the top dead center and...

The cylinder was on the top dead center and compression stoke, the plunger was disassembled and soaked/washed in the solvent. Then I put the plunger back together, twisted the cylinder clockwise...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
Dry tappet clearance

Dry tappet clearance
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-17-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,736
Posted By jayyau
dry tappet clearance

dry tappet clearance
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-19-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 82,886
Posted By jayyau
Alaska trip

Hi Mark,

Your Alaska trip was amazing, I read your entire story. Curious about your last leg from Ketchiken to WA.? how much fuel left in the tank when you landed?
Forum: Northwest 12-05-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Hi guys, I have made two more trips to Alaska...

Hi guys,

I have made two more trips to Alaska since my last post, couldn't believe two more years has gone by, and now I'm planning the 5th trip to Alaska in 2014.

In 2012, I didn't make the direct...
Forum: Northwest 05-24-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Alaska 2012

Mark,

Great feedback. Thank you very much.

Can I lean the same way for my O-360 Engine?

Jay
RV-7 slider, 68 Hrs, O-360, Skyview, Tru-Track DigiFlight II, C/S prop.
Forum: Northwest 05-23-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Alaska 2012

Mark,

How do you lean your engine and what's your average EGT under such a lean condition ?

Have you done this leg (Bellingham --- Ketchikan) before? how much fuel left in the tank when you...
Forum: Northwest 05-23-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Alaska 2012

Hi Mike,

I've finally decided to add a ferry tank to my RV-7, so, I can make the direct flight from Bellingham to Ketchikan. I'm changing my fuel selector valve from 2tank to 3 tank valve (using...
Forum: Northwest 03-14-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Landing gear for big tires

Greg,

When you order your landing gear, did you order with the Engine mount together?

My concern is, if I order those special gear, will the hole on the gear matches the Engine mount...
Forum: Northwest 03-11-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
SE Alaska

Mike,

It's a great idea to compare the plans and notes before the trip. May be we can meet up at SE Alaska and fly for a couple days in that region.

SE Alaska will be my main focus for this trip. I...
Forum: Northwest 03-11-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Alaska trip

Mike,

Very thorough with your fuel calculation, my Skyview come with the fuel flow, I burn average of 25 Gal for a trip from Torrance to Concord CA, about 2:30 hrs flight, now I need to do what you...
Forum: Northwest 03-10-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Hi Greg, Please keep me posted with your...

Hi Greg,

Please keep me posted with your schedule.

I'm curious about your big tires, how big are they? I have heard the landing gear needs to be changed, it that true? having large tires to fly...
Forum: Northwest 03-10-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Alaska trip -- June (or July) 2012

Mike,

This is the same route I'm planning for this summer trip -- from Bellingham direct to Ketchican, my departure date is totally depends on the Wx. I'm very flexible with the time.

I finished my...
Forum: Northwest 03-08-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 16,982
Posted By jayyau
Alaska in June

This is my Alaska flying diary --- www.chinesepilots.com

Both trips were made solo from Southern California.

I'm planning another trip in June 2012 (or July) in a newly built RV-7.

By the way,...
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