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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,127
Posted By kklewin
People move to CA? I guess I didnít know how...

People move to CA? I guess I didnít know how good I have it. Bought a hangar for 32K. Annual taxes on hangar are $350. There is zero tax on the plane. Annual reg in MT is $25. Guess that might...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-03-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,918
Posted By kklewin
Yep, missionbags.com. I think w covid itís been...

Yep, missionbags.com. I think w covid itís been hard for him to restock. I ordered two seats from Germany and it took about 3 months to receive. It sat in customs for over 2 months.....not sure...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-17-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,389
Posted By kklewin
RV Flight...

RV Flight bag

http://missionbags.com/rv-flight-bag/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-21-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,561
Posted By kklewin
Thanks Steve. Your contact paid off. Rate, all...

Thanks Steve. Your contact paid off. Rate, all things equal, is $48 a month vs. 90. Highly recommend Pilot Insurance Center!

Kurt
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,561
Posted By kklewin
Do get some w work, but limited.

Do get some w work, but limited.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,561
Posted By kklewin
Life Ins....

Went to get new life policy, 400K, 10 yr, Term Life. Went through select quote who placed me w Pacific Life. 51, non smoker, 160lbs, no med history, good shape (runner), all "greens" on lab work,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-09-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,150
Posted By kklewin
Thanks all....!

Thanks all....!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-07-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,150
Posted By kklewin
Lol, never golfed! Grew up a runner and golf...

Lol, never golfed! Grew up a runner and golf seemed frustrating, so built an RV! Maybe someday! Wife wants to smell the ocean for a few days!
Forum: ADS-B 07-07-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,033
Posted By kklewin
Ask for David, extension 213.....(at uavionix)

Ask for David, extension 213.....(at uavionix)
Forum: ADS-B 07-07-2020, 08:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,033
Posted By kklewin
I had same issue. Replaced transponder, the coax,...

I had same issue. Replaced transponder, the coax, the ant.....then I called uavionx and their tech had me change one setting on the echo app and it fixed it. I should have called him first. My mode...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-05-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,150
Posted By kklewin
Great ideas! We have hangar space reserved in...

Great ideas! We have hangar space reserved in MRY and got a cheap F-150 rental truck. (As a Montanan, as a matter of policy, I only rent and own vehicles that get 15 mpg or less, lol). So the drive...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-05-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,150
Posted By kklewin
That?s my question. Are the required? We have 7...

That?s my question. Are the required? We have 7 people per square mile in MT so social distancing comes with residency.
Beyond this, looking for ideas on maybe aviation museums (that are open),...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-05-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,150
Posted By kklewin
KMRY/ Trip ideas

Supposed to fly to OSH for the first time and first visit since 2000. Covid cancelled 2020, so headed to MRY, CA via TWF and RNO on 18 July. Thoughts on stuff to see and do in MRY that?s not closed...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-14-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,773
Posted By kklewin
1985, 16 yrs old, Bozeman, Montana In N9375T, a...

1985, 16 yrs old, Bozeman, Montana In N9375T, a PA-38. 15,000 hrs and 35yrs later can still remember hooping and hollering on downwind like it was yesterday. Gotta admit, still hoop and holla a bit...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-17-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 835
Posted By kklewin
I set min initially to 4 to 6 deg BTDC,...

I set min initially to 4 to 6 deg BTDC, initially. The closer you get to TDC the hotter the CHTs get. I think the idea is to fly at 4 to 6 and see what kind of CHT margin you get. Advance towards...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By kklewin
Any contact info on adaptor manufacturer?

Any contact info on adaptor manufacturer?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By kklewin
Ductworks Landing Light Replacement Options

Put the ductworks landing lights in each wind during my build (1999-2004). Wonder what options exist for replacing the old lens and bulb set up with LEDs? Anyone been down this road?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-22-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 536
Posted By kklewin
KCFO/Front Range, CO

Colorado Folks.....

So given the current impact of the virus to the airlines (and every other business) it looks like I might have to start flying the RV to work (3.5 hrs) on occasion. United...
Forum: Propellers 03-14-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,769
Posted By kklewin
Sensenich 3 blade prop

Anyone with the Sensenich composite prop for the 0-360 (RV6) have any feedback?

Currently running a sensenich metal prop. The 3 blade is 20 lbs lighter and from what I read similar performance but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-15-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,583
Posted By kklewin
Just had a co worker die in a Mustang II when the...

Just had a co worker die in a Mustang II when the canopy opened in flight. It departed, tore off part of the tail, and the plane went in vertical. It also killed a 13 yr old son of another...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-15-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By kklewin
Kanardia.eu Great products. Love them! Great...

Kanardia.eu

Great products. Love them! Great service too.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By kklewin
6A Panel Update/Aerotronics Shout Out

Been flying the 6A since 2004. Came time for a panel upgrade and did a lot of cost benefit before settling on replacing my Century 2000 AP/Servos/AI and HSI and an RMI micro encoder with 2 Garmin...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 864
Posted By kklewin
OSH Billeting.....

Planning to try to get to OSH next year (2020), Going to park and optimally stay at a hotel with a shuttle to OSH. Those that have gone before.....recommendations? Also, how far out should I make...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 88,382
Posted By kklewin
http://i349.photobucket.com/albums/q387/kklewin/20...

http://i349.photobucket.com/albums/q387/kklewin/20190111_105727_zpsytybpuyq.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-14-2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 865
Posted By kklewin
Thanks Fellas.....!!!

Thanks Fellas.....!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-13-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 865
Posted By kklewin
Graphics Companies....

I had some original graphics done in 2005 by a company called Freedom Graphics. Cant find them online, another by the same name but not aviation related. Just need a few things...
Forum: GPS 03-26-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,426
Posted By kklewin
Thanks all for the info! You are correct, garmin...

Thanks all for the info! You are correct, garmin does updates but only for the 430W.

Cheers,

Kurt
Forum: GPS 03-24-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,426
Posted By kklewin
GNS 430 Update

I have my original GNS 430 thats in need of an update. Given the responses on here, I've opted for the Garmin (vice Jepp) one time install.

1. I purchased the new garmin installer, pulled my card,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2017, 05:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,006
Posted By kklewin
New RV Flight Bag in Box....

I have a new RV Flight Bag (fits: 6/7/9/10/14). Its new, in the box, and the last of my remaining inventory. Mission bags now sells the RV Flight Bags and you can view them at (www.missionbags.com)...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-16-2016, 12:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,284
Posted By kklewin
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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2016, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,284
Posted By kklewin
And I actually have 14 of the document...

And I actually have 14 of the document holders/cockpit organizers at $11.95 each....

Kurt
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,284
Posted By kklewin
Hey Andy, Sure, just email me at ...

Hey Andy,

Sure, just email me at BisonMountian@gmail.com

Kurt
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,284
Posted By kklewin
RV Flight Bags / New Owner

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-14-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,918
Posted By kklewin
Charles, I do have the second closout stampede...

Charles, I do have the second closout stampede left (no coin purse on the interior), email me at: bisonmountain@yahoo.com as I'm on here infrequently.

Kurt

Jason, got your order....will get it on...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-12-2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,918
Posted By kklewin
I've shipped many Down Under....usually its 50 to...

I've shipped many Down Under....usually its 50 to 70 USD to ship priority mail.

Kurt
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-11-2016, 07:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,918
Posted By kklewin
Thanks Craig, they are yours. Other closeout...

Thanks Craig, they are yours. Other closeout items still available!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-10-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,918
Posted By kklewin
RV Flight Bags / Bison Mountain Closeout

Hey All,

After 10 years in business, I've decided to sell Bison Mountain Bags (Sold to another Southwest Pilot and his family). If you would like to get an RV Flight Bag from my current stock, or...
Forum: Reviews 04-18-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,581
Posted By kklewin
Thanks for all the great reviews on your bag!! ...

Thanks for all the great reviews on your bag!! Several of our customers have opted for the Leather versions (Grey and Black). They are slightly heavier of course, but great bags! So glad that a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,354
Posted By kklewin
Dale is the winner!! Thanks for your support of...

Dale is the winner!! Thanks for your support of an awesome organization. We had a great fundraiser this past Saturday night and raised over $2,000 for Warriors and Quiet Waters.

Regards,

Kurt
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-08-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,354
Posted By kklewin
Thanks for the bid Dale!!! And thanks for your...

Thanks for the bid Dale!!! And thanks for your service.....greatly appreciated!!

Kurt
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-07-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,354
Posted By kklewin
RV Flight Bag Auction

VAF Community,

Personally and through my small side business I have been a big supporter of a few major veterans organizations and this year am having a large fundraiser on July 26th for Warriors...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-30-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,001
Posted By kklewin
Walt....I've tried increasing fuel flow, via...

Walt....I've tried increasing fuel flow, via mixture in climb but hard to do much w our altitude here....

Bob.....Bozeman is 4500 ft.....with density altitudes over 6000+ in the summer....leaning...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-30-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,001
Posted By kklewin
CHT Thoughts?

Always had high CHT's in my 6A....run the majority of mods to lower the CHTs.....here is what I have...chime in....

RV-6A, O-360-A2A (Aerosport / Solid Crank / Carb); Sensenich fixed pitch, cruise...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,666
Posted By kklewin
Thanks for the responses guys......looks like I...

Thanks for the responses guys......looks like I need to do some mount shopping!!! Excited to try it out....our company will have a perm mount in the 737 and some type of "issued" protective...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-21-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,666
Posted By kklewin
iPad Air / Mount Options RV-6A

Howdy all.....well the time has come at work that I'm required to get an ipad air (which I now have) for use in the airline cockpit which uses the Jepp Approach plate app purchased by the company. ...
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 07-25-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,021
Posted By kklewin
$125 is the winner!!! Will email you with the...

$125 is the winner!!! Will email you with the detail. Thanks everyone for your continued business.

Cheers,

Kurt
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 07-14-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,021
Posted By kklewin
high bid so far...!!! 10 more days to go!!!

high bid so far...!!! 10 more days to go!!!
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 07-10-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,021
Posted By kklewin
Starting Bid......say.......$25.....??? $105...

Starting Bid......say.......$25.....??? $105 value (with shipping)......
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 07-10-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,021
Posted By kklewin
Also, if you have a bag already or are not...

Also, if you have a bag already or are not interested in bidding for the auction but would like to make a donation to the organization.....email me your mailing address and I'll get a donation...
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 07-10-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,021
Posted By kklewin
THE...

THE PRIZE!!!!!

http://i205.photobucket.com/albums/bb290/BisonMountain/Leather%20RV%20Flight%20Bag/RVFB-3View.jpg
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 07-10-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,021
Posted By kklewin
RV Flight Bag Auction...

VAF Community,

Personally and through my small side business I have been a big supporter of three major veterans organizations and this year am having a large fundraiser on July 26th for Warriors...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-03-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 40,633
Posted By kklewin
All I can say is "Fantastic!!!"......

All I can say is "Fantastic!!!"......
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-18-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,887
Posted By kklewin
Rob, The design intent was to lean seat forward...

Rob,

The design intent was to lean seat forward to access main compartment. Most RV's I looked at builders didn't put the hinged support in and just rested the seat back against the support bar...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-17-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,887
Posted By kklewin
Looking for Bison RV Flight Bag Owners....

If you own or have used a Bison Mountain RV Flight bag in your plane and have good things to say about it (or bad)....I finally got the facebook page up and running.

Feel free to post your comments,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,066
Posted By kklewin
I don't know the "answer" to your question, but...

I don't know the "answer" to your question, but my hangar has quite a slope and its hard to get the plane inside in the ice/snow but the hangar came with a winch and so I've used it for several years...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-06-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,095
Posted By kklewin
Another vote for Nationair.....I have about 250...

Another vote for Nationair.....I have about 250 hrs in my RV6A and ins runs $1100/yr (95K hull/1 mil. lia/$100 ded)....very reasonable.....its less than my Car Ins policy for two old...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-15-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,722
Posted By kklewin
Smokey, Thanks for your service...and we will...

Smokey,

Thanks for your service...and we will always honor Brian and all of our warriors that have served. The world is a small place at times....we may have flown the same night as you and Brian. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,722
Posted By kklewin
Well said....... Kurt

Well said.......

Kurt
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,722
Posted By kklewin
A Veteran's Thank You....

Many of you are Veterans...many have parents, brothers, sisters, sons, and daughters that have or are serving.

Sporadically I make a whimsical attempt to marry feeling with word in a poets prose....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,152
Posted By kklewin
I think many of us know the pain....just went...

I think many of us know the pain....just went through it 18 months ago....18 yr marriage...2 kids...1 RV.....for the same reason you mentioned. No one can tell you how one can be blindsided but I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-07-2011, 06:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 813
Posted By kklewin
another good thought...but taxi ways very...

another good thought...but taxi ways very icy.....and It would look like I'm drinking and flying.... =)

KK
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-07-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 813
Posted By kklewin
Check List Thought....

Just a thought for ya'll. A few years ago one of my brake o-rings failed on taxi out, as I'm sure a few of you have had. As a result my before landing check includes a quick press of the brakes and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-16-2011, 06:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,683
Posted By kklewin
Great race guys! This was my first race and I...

Great race guys! This was my first race and I didn't know what to expect. What I found was great planes, great folks, good food and a great time. We even got to pass two planes on the course so it...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-29-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,953
Posted By kklewin
Great "M" picture Doug.... The Big Sky Air Race...

Great "M" picture Doug....

The Big Sky Air Race Event on 9 July in Three Forks looks like fun....might have to try it out....!!!

Kurt
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