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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2022, 05:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,536
Posted By kentlik
Looks great Rico! Looking forward to getting...

Looks great Rico!
Looking forward to getting back down there and checking out your plane.
Maybe go for a rip!
Forum: Tools 08-12-2022, 10:10 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,426
Posted By kentlik
That's awesome! Is that a release handle rip...

That's awesome! Is that a release handle rip deal or a pump-up handle?
I like it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-02-2022, 09:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,825
Posted By kentlik
Congratulations! Awesome job!

Congratulations!

Awesome job!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-02-2022, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,825
Posted By kentlik
My old stomping grounds! Brings back so many...

My old stomping grounds!
Brings back so many memories.

Thank you
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-23-2022, 11:56 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
Thanks, Jereme! A very iterative process to get...

Thanks, Jereme!
A very iterative process to get those to fit well.
Moving on to the left wing now...
Booked another show so Tuesday I will be off the plane again for a couple of months. But it does...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-22-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
I was sure I put up some new photos but I must...

I was sure I put up some new photos but I must have been dreaming...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52225878295_a073794572_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2nz2h6v)boards afixxd...
Forum: Midwest 07-20-2022, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,682
Posted By kentlik
I'm ready for mine Rob! Are they ready to...

I'm ready for mine Rob!
Are they ready to ship?

Kent
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-19-2022, 11:36 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,588
Posted By kentlik
Very nice work! Similar to my paint area of the...

Very nice work! Similar to my paint area of the future.
Forum: RV-15 07-18-2022, 08:36 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 100,809
Posted By kentlik
West is toward the "practice area" for the area...

West is toward the "practice area" for the area airports.
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-13-2022, 11:13 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
One tip mounted but not...

One tip mounted but not complete

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52214327579_f208b1db94_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ny15te)tip nuts (https://flic.kr/p/2ny15te) by Kent Luttrell...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2022, 07:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,237
Posted By kentlik
Nice work Jereme! 92%! Bad sender huh? Did you...

Nice work Jereme! 92%!
Bad sender huh? Did you have to pull the sender itself?

Glad the DPE was hip to use your ride.
Forum: RV-14 07-12-2022, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,293
Posted By kentlik
I might add something here: I am rebuilding...

I might add something here:
I am rebuilding several parts on a -7A and find that I need clamping force from time to time.

I have a few 1in "Kant-Twist" clamps that are...
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-12-2022, 01:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,519
Posted By kentlik
I echo Dave's technique. I used a ball peen...

I echo Dave's technique. I used a ball peen hammer. Worked great as long as you keep the skin nice and on the same plane as die face.
Forum: RV-15 07-10-2022, 11:52 AM
Replies: 457
Views: 100,809
Posted By kentlik
My guess too! That chin is a giveaway...I think.

My guess too! That chin is a giveaway...I think.
Forum: RV-15 07-10-2022, 11:47 AM
Replies: 457
Views: 100,809
Posted By kentlik
I think I might know that test pilot...maybe. ...

I think I might know that test pilot...maybe. Not well, just in passing...
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-29-2022, 08:50 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 370,707
Posted By kentlik
Can't wait to see the rest!

Can't wait to see the rest!
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-27-2022, 11:41 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
Wing stuff

Been working daily but not long hours at all...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52177897755_3a7975eb8c_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2nuMn9P)Aileron (https://flic.kr/p/2nuMn9P) by Kent Luttrell...
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-27-2022, 09:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,274
Posted By kentlik
What an accomplishment! Congratulations Ryan!...

What an accomplishment! Congratulations Ryan! Must feel great to have a flying RV!
Forum: Tools 06-13-2022, 09:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,290
Posted By kentlik
I agree. Wilton. Craigslist.

I agree. Wilton. Craigslist.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-13-2022, 08:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,074
Posted By kentlik
Looks great Jereme! Nice work. Good luck with...

Looks great Jereme! Nice work. Good luck with the final IFR training, you will do well brother!
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-07-2022, 07:11 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
So I have been getting some stuff done on the...

So I have been getting some stuff done on the plane. Not a lot of explanation just some photos.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52130975940_48c775b0bf_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2nqCSW1)wheel...
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-10-2022, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2,037
Views: 1,537,937
Posted By kentlik
Dave! That work is awesome! Simply awesome! I...

Dave!
That work is awesome! Simply awesome! I can't do it. Not a single wavey line in the whole thing, meaning the plane itself.

I am not worthy...
Forum: My RV Build Project 05-08-2022, 07:37 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52054473431_f6...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52054473431_f67baedf61_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2niSMpe)rwingcomp (https://flic.kr/p/2niSMpe) by Kent Luttrell (https://www.flickr.com/photos/153703131@N05/), on...
Forum: My RV Build Project 05-07-2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
Thanks, Jereme! Slow but sure these days...

Thanks, Jereme! Slow but sure these days...
Forum: My RV Build Project 05-06-2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52054507303_50...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52054507303_50a7c152cb_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2niSXte)lwingcomp (https://flic.kr/p/2niSXte) by Kent Luttrell (https://www.flickr.com/photos/153703131@N05/), on...
Forum: My RV Build Project 04-22-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
Right wing...

Right wing skinned

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52022137639_e7dec63d70_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ng246z)R wing1 (https://flic.kr/p/2ng246z) by Kent Luttrell...
Forum: My RV Build Project 04-03-2022, 09:36 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 370,707
Posted By kentlik
This is craziness Carne! Now you're just...

This is craziness Carne!

Now you're just rubbing it in how "done" you are...haha
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-01-2022, 09:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,722
Posted By kentlik
Oh, I'm not overpaying... That's why I was asking...

Oh, I'm not overpaying... That's why I was asking the question. Some of you are gold plated everything but some of you are also cheap so-n-so's like me..

Let me rephrase that lest I be chastised for...
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-31-2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,722
Posted By kentlik
I found "Onlinecomponents.com" to have the best...

I found "Onlinecomponents.com" to have the best prices.
Jereme Carne lead me to the site.
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-30-2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 370,707
Posted By kentlik
Jereme, Looking forward to this thread!

Jereme,
Looking forward to this thread!
Forum: Interiors 03-30-2022, 10:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 23,200
Posted By kentlik
Thanks for the info, Don! I have decided to add...

Thanks for the info, Don! I have decided to add Ti to my firewall with the 1/8" fiberfax.
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-28-2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,114
Posted By kentlik
Nice work! Looks to me to be spot on! I wish...

Nice work!
Looks to me to be spot on! I wish mine looked that good!
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-22-2022, 05:05 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 40,281
Posted By kentlik
Is that a side hack I see being built on that...

Is that a side hack I see being built on that bike? Nice!
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-20-2022, 05:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,402
Posted By kentlik
Try PORT plastics, they might be out your way...

Try PORT plastics, they might be out your way...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-16-2022, 02:21 PM
Replies: 592
Views: 872,209
Posted By kentlik
Awesome work! What a great accomplishment! ...

Awesome work! What a great accomplishment!
Must feel so satisfying!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-12-2022, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 835
Posted By kentlik
I hope this is the case. In speaking with AFS...

I hope this is the case.
In speaking with AFS head honcho he thought February this year late last year. If May is the new date I would be happy with that. I should have the majority of the wiring...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-11-2022, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 835
Posted By kentlik
I ordered an AFS5600 sometime in September last...

I ordered an AFS5600 sometime in September last year and they can't say when they will have them as they and Dynon and Garmin have no chips...

FYI
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-08-2022, 06:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,723
Posted By kentlik
At some point...ya, it really isn't that bad to...

At some point...ya, it really isn't that bad to lay under the panel once you get used to it. If you forget something just flip over and slide in really easy actually. I hear a lot about how this is...
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-02-2022, 02:30 PM
Replies: 835
Views: 998,741
Posted By kentlik
Very nice Rico! Full send on that panel!

Very nice Rico! Full send on that panel!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,241
Posted By kentlik
HAHAHA Well you got that going for you!

HAHAHA
Well you got that going for you!
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-15-2022, 07:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,036
Posted By kentlik
Broussard for the WIN on the U-Joint rotisserie...

Broussard for the WIN on the U-Joint rotisserie bolted to the engine mount!
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-15-2022, 07:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 12,677
Posted By kentlik
Nope. I have several just like it for another...

Nope.

I have several just like it for another business I had. They weren't as complex but they did look essentially just like that.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-13-2022, 06:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,978
Posted By kentlik
Just what I was thinking. I use regular...

Just what I was thinking. I use regular automotive assembly lube, the white stuff.
Forum: The RV Grin 02-13-2022, 06:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,278
Posted By kentlik
Holy Moly! Itís a radial! Thatís cool!

Holy Moly! Itís a radial!
Thatís cool!
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-13-2022, 06:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 12,677
Posted By kentlik
Johnís work is fantastic. He has helped me...

Johnís work is fantastic. He has helped me immeasurably!

Thanks again John!
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-10-2022, 04:00 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
Thanks for the Info! It is a conical mount. ...

Thanks for the Info!
It is a conical mount. Getting it re-cut to Dynafocal 1. I was able to find that it was in an Engstrom Helicopter, I believe.

Thanks again!
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-09-2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
Hey Jereme! I am really enjoying this part of...

Hey Jereme! I am really enjoying this part of the project. I am a wrench after all. haha
It is all apart now but ran off to New Mexico to make an Indie film and make some more money for the...
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-09-2022, 09:38 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 254,751
Posted By kentlik
I have since gotten this motor completely...

I have since gotten this motor completely disassembled but wanted to add a few pictures to this thread.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51872143924_83a9a0f39b_b.jpg...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2022, 11:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,346
Posted By kentlik
Nice work Jereme! That must be a great time in...

Nice work Jereme! That must be a great time in that beautiful RV!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-21-2022, 11:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
Corrected that!

Corrected that!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-21-2022, 09:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
I need to go back and re-shrink those pics,...

I need to go back and re-shrink those pics, somehow they didn't take my resizing...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-20-2022, 12:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
So the rod bearings are a mess, it's a good thing...

So the rod bearings are a mess, it's a good thing I took this motor all the way down.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51831429372_2fef1aef9a_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mYaCb1)20220112_134933...
Forum: Safety 01-19-2022, 10:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,436
Posted By kentlik
On a side note...this is a product I have used...

On a side note...this is a product I have used for several years and have tested it myself.
I am not an engineer, nor a scientist of any measure, just a regular Joe.

https://banfire.net/

I use it...
Forum: RV-14 01-17-2022, 06:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,699
Posted By kentlik
I concur...New drill bit will help and check RPM...

I concur...New drill bit will help and check RPM of drill.
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-17-2022, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1,014
Views: 900,403
Posted By kentlik
Congratulations! Looks great!

Congratulations! Looks great!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2022, 10:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,526
Posted By kentlik
That is an awesome sight from above. Can't wait...

That is an awesome sight from above. Can't wait until I can make those flights too! I am close so will be a short flight.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-10-2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
That is outside my scope of work. The case will...

That is outside my scope of work. The case will go to Divco for recutting the mount and inspection, honing. The balance of parts to Aircraft Specialties and hope to get the parts back within a...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-09-2022, 12:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
Jugs removed, hopefully, will find...

Jugs removed, hopefully, will find replacements...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51810536473_8f58f427f2_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mWjxrB)Amotor6 (https://flic.kr/p/2mWjxrB) by Kent Luttrell...
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-30-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 445,884
Posted By kentlik
I really enjoy checking in on your project David....

I really enjoy checking in on your project David. I can't imagine performing all the work that is involved in this project! Incredible!

5500 hours, just WOW! Awesome!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-27-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
Nice! I'll tell you what, as a 56yr old...

Nice!

I'll tell you what, as a 56yr old stuntman, "YMMV" is very germane...

HAHA
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-26-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
Here is the mount configuration on the motor at...

Here is the mount configuration on the motor at present:

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51777434179_2d70d15e1c_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mToThp)HIO-360 (https://flic.kr/p/2mToThp) by Kent...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-26-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
OK, that is sound advice, Dan. This is what I...

OK, that is sound advice, Dan.

This is what I was intending until I saw the lead times on parts...whaa whaa whaa

The case has to go off to Divco to get the case recut to Dynafocal 1 specs as it is...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-24-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
Thank you all so much for the insight on this! ...

Thank you all so much for the insight on this!

This motor was purchased used and I have no information on its performance prior to me buying it. So oil consumption may well have been an issue.

I...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-23-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,306
Posted By kentlik
Cylinder condition

I pulled a jug off my 360 angle valve and just for kicks thought I would get, if possible from photos, input on the condition and repairability of the cylinder.

This is super subjective I understand...
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