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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-06-2021, 09:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 253
Posted By rwarre
Have some

I have about 25 or 30 I am done with if you want them. PM me and we can exchange info
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-28-2021, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,323
Posted By rwarre
Shuttle

Pretty easy to jump on the trolley to get to the main area. Love the fellowship that comes with camping. The food situation was great for me also.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-12-2021, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By rwarre
Iím in

Need a trip fo the summer Sounds fun. Flying from Colorado via Oregon or Washington and down the coast.
Forum: RV-4 02-11-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By rwarre
bulb seal

Where did you get the bulb seal for your canopy sides?
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-27-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By rwarre
need electrical help

Need some help with wiring for my back up battery. Basically using the Z11 diagram(aec) and replacing the main bat bus with a relay which will go to the back up battery. I don't have anyway of...
Forum: Visual Flight Rules 01-14-2021, 09:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,530
Posted By rwarre
Winds

Winds in Eastern Co expected to last until about noon on Friday. Denveríswinds expected to subside. If you have time I could come to Akron for a coffee. Nine seven zero five nine seven one six...
Forum: RV-14 01-13-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,902
Posted By rwarre
Oil

Rebuilt my o320 with Superior parts mostly. First 10 hours mineral oil, added 8 quarts initially. Only put in 1 quart additionally. Changed oil again after 25 more hours to Phillips 20-50 Have not...
Forum: Visual Flight Rules 01-12-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,530
Posted By rwarre
trip

I flew from Eastern Colorado to LA for the Rose bowl parade three years ago. Weather at Santa Fe was ok but they had had snow and the runway was snowpacked. After that not a problem. I went...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-28-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By rwarre
Picture

The pic that gary put on is what I followed. I was able to drop the temp by about 25 degrees
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-28-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By rwarre
Bump out

Was having trouble with high CHT on #3 cylinder with my newly rebuilt engine, so decided to try making a bump out on the firewall side of the baffle. i got the pictures from another builder so...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-18-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By rwarre
Where to send

Pm me for an email address
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-17-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By rwarre
address

Send me your address by pm and I'll get them to you
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-17-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By rwarre
kma 26 manual

Going through old materials found the copy of the kma 26 Audio Amp/intercom/marker beacon receiver. Anyone interested in this? no charge
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-16-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,476
Posted By rwarre
Might have this

Just went through a engine rebuild. New case and new alt. Old brackett didnít work. I can look tomorrow and let you know if it is the same
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-19-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,453
Posted By rwarre
mechanical gauge

Checked oil pressure with mechanical gauge. Got to 70 psi and stayed. Looked at my EFIS(mgl) and it read 145. Definitely not a pressure problem. Thanks for all the help.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-19-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,453
Posted By rwarre
relief valve

Have turned the relief valve screw 5 full turns but after the engine gets warm my efis indicates 145 psi. Upon start up it was reading 72, so something either gets stuck or failing.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-18-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,453
Posted By rwarre
extreme oil pressure

Trying to troubleshoot a high oil pressure problem(145) with my newly overhauled engine. I don't believe that the pressure is really 145. The pressure valve is new with the engine so don't know if...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,205
Posted By rwarre
Need suggestions

Just got back from Ohio with my newly overhauled engine minus the oil filler tube. (It was getting painted). Have been installing the engine and am now ready to start it up, but have gotten the tube...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-29-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 790
Posted By rwarre
Mount

Figure out I will need anew mounting brackett, boss mount. I may have to buy a new alternator that works. For those using Nippon Denzo or Subrau what model works?
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-28-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 790
Posted By rwarre
Alternator mount question

Just got finished with engine rebuild. My builder had to use a new case since the old narrow deck was damage. I chose to go with a wide deck, but the alternator does not work with this case. I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-16-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By rwarre
Insurance

Picking up my overhauled engine and transporting it in my pick up from Ohio to Colorado. Would it be necessary to get insurance on the engine.
Forum: Midwest 08-28-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 742
Posted By rwarre
Meadow Lake

IDENT FLY. Others might want to chime in. I had a relative in monument and flew in there several times. Kind of a drive from Meadow Lake to Monument but closer that COS I think.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-27-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,165
Posted By rwarre
which carb

Changing from 7:1 to 8.5:1 pistons. 150hp to 160hp Will my -12 carburetor work ok on the new engine or should I go with a -32.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-05-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,243
Posted By rwarre
mounts

Do the conical and dynafocal mounts have identical hole spacing when bolting to the firewall?
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-04-2020, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,511
Posted By rwarre
Cowl

Would there be any difference in the cowl fit
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-04-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,745
Posted By rwarre
My Chart

O360 8:5-1 O360 9:1 O360 10:1
4.375/(8:5-1) 0.583 4.375/9-1) 0.547 4.375/(10-1) 0.486


O320 7:1 O320 8.5:1 O320 9:1 O320...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-04-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,511
Posted By rwarre
going from conical to dynafocal

Has anyone ever changed from a conical mount to a dynafocal. Since I am overhauling my o320 and since the case is difficult to come by, I am considering using the dynafocal.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-02-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 984
Posted By rwarre
Slow learner

So I am getting new cylinders going from 7:1 to 8.5:1. My understanding is that the volume of gas in the cylinder as the pistons move changes with more force with the 8.5 to 1 because of the stroke....
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-01-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,745
Posted By rwarre
o320-o360

So if you have an o320 8:5-1 or o360 8:5-1 the volume would be the same.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-30-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,745
Posted By rwarre
Cylinder volume

Where can I find a chart comparing displacement volume between 7:1, 8.5:1, 9:1 pistons
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-19-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,046
Posted By rwarre
Found Cause

Thanks to Mike Bueschís advice, I found the cause of the metal in my finger screen. I removed the accessory case and found a big chip out of the hole where a gear shaft went in. I think two bolts...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-16-2020, 08:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,046
Posted By rwarre
Repair shops colorado

Have pretty much decided that I will have to split the case to find out whatís going on. Since I have a narrow deck I will upgrade to a wide deck and get new cylinders so I can use 8.5 to 1 pistons....
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-15-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,046
Posted By rwarre
magnetic yes

The flakes are magnetic. Checked with a magnet. I sent the flakes to AVLab for analysis. They should be able to tell what area they came from.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-14-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,046
Posted By rwarre
Metal

Did an oil change today and found small flakes of metal in my finger sreen. The flakes are steel and one side is shiny and one side is black. Donít know where this might have come from. Any ideas?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-14-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 994
Posted By rwarre
Silocone

Have been using a sikicone gasket for several years. Works great
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 316
Posted By rwarre
Fuel pump/primer troubleshooting

On my 7a I have a fuel primer and pump on one switch. I think it?s called a momentary switch. Sometimes the primer gets stucks on or that what it sounds like and the engine stumbles. The pump is...
Forum: California 05-14-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 475
Posted By rwarre
colorado

I would be willing to let you borrow mine if you want to pay shipping. I have pmags so don't need it at the present time.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 890
Posted By rwarre
Lower cowl

Just had my lower cowl repainted. Sanded the old paint off, not completely down to the fiberglass but just so the shine was gone and surface even and smooth. Took it to the paint shop and finished...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By rwarre
Electric Elevator trim

Installing electric elevator trim on my 7A. Removed the manual trim got and have the kit from Vans. I have the trim servo temporarily mounted to the access plate, but I cannot fit the whole...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-09-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 552
Posted By rwarre
Elevator trim

Installing electric elevator trim on my 7a which I am currently annualing. Need to know how many wires/wire bundle I need to run for the servo, and switch. Thanks
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-16-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,082
Posted By rwarre
Yes

Repainted my nose wheel last summer and there was a guy at the paint shop who specialized in vinyl. Was able to match my other stripes perfectly.
It was done with the pant off the airplane but...
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-25-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,777
Posted By rwarre
similar issue

A while back I had electrical intermittent problems and after troubleshooting various systems, found the battery wire was touching the metal next to my fuse panel which created the intermittent. ...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-18-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,054
Posted By rwarre
Message

Check your pm
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-05-2020, 03:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 510
Posted By rwarre
seat belts

My friend who used to do race cars has some brand new seat belts for sale. They are 3" wide, 5 point, red. Asking $100 if anyone wants to put these in his plane.
Will send pictures but don't...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-24-2020, 06:52 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 38,423
Posted By rwarre
good to hear you are ok

Sorry you had issues but really glad you were able to save yourself and the airplane. Will be interested also in the engine analysis. I am an hour away if you need any help with anything.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,156
Posted By rwarre
hinge

If you have ordered your new hinge yet I have a new one still in the box.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2020, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 492
Posted By rwarre
Hinge pins

Replacing hinge pins on the cowling. Ordered/Rec ⅛, .120 from Vans and those are too big. Measured again and got steel welding rod 3/32 .093 and those will work. Vans sells .090 and Spruce sells...
Forum: Texas (South) 01-16-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,640
Posted By rwarre
Like to be included

Live in Colorado but my nephew just moved to Houston. Will plan on February.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-09-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 954
Posted By rwarre
Hinge rod size

Need to replace the hinge pins that attach the top and bottom of the cowling on my 7a. Not sure of the diameter to get. Is it .090 and planning on getting the stainless from vans.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-31-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,297
Posted By rwarre
verizon?

I live in an area where only Verizon is the phone carrier. Is it possible to get a remote switch to work with them.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-28-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 24
MGL
Views: 3,888
Posted By rwarre
Iefis

I bought the MGL Voyager when they first were introduced in 2009 and used it in my RV7a. Had a few problems but not anything major that would keep me from flying. Didn't have the financial...
Forum: ADS-B 10-16-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,261
Posted By rwarre
Same issue

I struggled for almost a year back and forth with uavionics trying to figure out why I got no report. Finally they had me send it back for a replacement. Got a report immediately on first flight. ...
Forum: ADS-B 10-13-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,463
Posted By rwarre
Same issue

I had trouble for about a year until Uavionics sent me a new unit. If you can?t get any results, send the unit back.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 566
Posted By rwarre
Voyager

Flew with a Voyager for 9 years. Would be willing to help if I can. Pm me.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2019, 04:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 458
Posted By rwarre
Hangar space

Flying to Front Range(ftg) on Thursay morning for a commercial flight to Montana. ReturningSunday. Anyone have extra space form my RV?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,335
Posted By rwarre
flight

That's what I suspected. I booked a commercial flight into Billings and plan on driving to Missoula, that lessens my chances of weather related delays. Thanks for the update.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,335
Posted By rwarre
missoula mt

Planning a flight next week to Missoula for homecoming. Anyone fly in that area at this time of year. My RV7A has at O320 150 hp. Concerned about weather icing and getting out of there with the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-22-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,327
Posted By rwarre
Breakfast

Drove 30 minutes to the airport. Flew 40 minutes opposite direction for breakfast. What I do to satisfy my flying habit sometimes is embarrassing.
Forum: ADS-B 09-22-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,769
Posted By rwarre
EQUIPMENT

I have the Echo UAT and it sniffs a Garmin 430W. I also have a Garmin 327 transponder which get the grey code from the MGL Efis.
Forum: ADS-B 09-21-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,769
Posted By rwarre
2 transponders with adsb

Went flying today IFR for practice. The ATC controller said I was showing up as an IFR and a VFR target. He thought I had 2 transponders. Turned off my adsb and the VFR target went away. I have...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-09-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 787
Posted By rwarre
Fuel valve

Have the Vans fuel valve and it is getting hard to switch tanks. Can I lube the shaft without taking it apart?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-24-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,401
Posted By rwarre
my hometown

Was raised in Portland. Graduated from HS 1963. The engine show started small and I watched it grow. What an amazing collection of old engines, tractors, and lots of vendors selling stuff.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-21-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 361
Posted By rwarre
rv4 cowling

Trying to get rid of a RV4 cowling. Never been installed. Includes top and bottom cowl, spinner, backplate. Made around 1990. I live in Colorado. If interested, PM me.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-18-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 912
Posted By rwarre
Echo uat

So I re-checked all the wiring and settings that has to do with my echo. Moved the plane outside and the 327 transponder shows pressure altitude at the field elevation. The fields in echo app are...
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