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Forum: Painting your RV 02-07-2021, 08:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,212
Posted By Squeak
Bedford Paint Shop

Steve thanks for posting Bedford paint shop. Had no idea that there was a paint shop just 30 miles north of us. I'll stop in and check it out. Maybe this year we'll be able to meet at French Lick, IN...
Forum: Engine Monitors 10-11-2019, 04:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 694
Posted By Squeak
Try setting to Min Oil Temp 0. Less lights...

Try setting to Min Oil Temp 0. Less lights flashing on startup the better.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 03-16-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,035
Posted By Squeak
RIP

First meet Jim and his wife at Putnam County Greencastle airport back in 2002 while at a Saturday Breakfast gathering. They invited our group to join them at their table. I was building a RV7A and...
Forum: RV-10 03-16-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,718
Posted By Squeak
Congrats

Congrats Larry!!
Always admired your workmanship when visiting your hangar. Very nice paint scheme. Stop in for a visit at HNB if in the area.
Squeak
Forum: Midwest 03-11-2017, 03:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,903
Posted By Squeak
Thumbs up Hangar 5

Steve, Was there also this morning and it was packed and like always great food. Our flying group of 12 flew up from Huntingburg. Did not fly my RV8A today a good friend from EVV stopped by HNB with...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-04-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,579
Posted By Squeak
McMaster-Carr

My pins were to tight so I ordered a few thousandth smaller pins from McMaster-Carr. Been working great for the last 5 years.

Multipurpose O1 Tool Steel
Tight-Tolerance Rod, .0850" Diameter, 3'...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-05-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,705
Posted By Squeak
Congratulations

Wow Bob that?s great news. Have always enjoyed visiting Jenny County Projects at North Vernon Airport Appreciating Day. You can see the pride and joy in the kid?s eyes as they display and talk about...
Forum: Electrical Systems 12-27-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,614
Posted By Squeak
A500 socket

May I ask where you found one for $170.00.
Thanks,
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-02-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,608
Posted By Squeak
RVator

Oh yes good old Days. Just last week looked back through the 24 years of RVators again. Not a fan of FaceBook..
Forum: RV-8/8A 11-29-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,315
Posted By Squeak
RV 8's at 3EV

Stu, Two RV8s at Skylane airport (3EV) Evansville, IN. I'm sure we can arrange you a ride. The problem is now (Winter Time) Skylane's grass runway gets really wet. Anytime you want to ride in the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,472
Posted By Squeak
BRANDIS AIRCRAFT DESIGNS

BRANDIS AIRCRAFT DESIGNS, restoration, refinishing and upholstery services. 55 years of continuous excellent quality service, using Alumigrip and Jet Glo products. Quick turn times and reasonable...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-16-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,056
Posted By Squeak
Smile Flight Instructor

Local Flight Instructor told me (BFR) that I could retract my flaps after landing and taxing because that was an indicating to the Control Tower that I was being high jacked. Maybe he was pulling my...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-05-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,583
Posted By Squeak
Indiana

90 Miles West. Sent PM
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,133
Posted By Squeak
not worth it!!

I have hand propped lots of aircraft over my years of flying and thought I could prop about any single engine. Was at an airport 200 miles from home and had a dead battery and tried propping my RV7A...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-26-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,776
Posted By Squeak
No need to remove the tank

No need to remove the tank for this repair. Just remove fuel sending unit if that's the gasket leaking. I have done several leaks at the inspection plate and fuel sending unit on RV6,7,and 8's...
Forum: Nosewheel vs. Tailwheel 03-13-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 15,691
Posted By Squeak
Lee Bottom Nose Wheel Aircraft

If Lee Bottom Stamps out Nose Wheel aircraft there would be a very small turn-out at the fall Fly-IN. Yes I have owned tail wheel aircraft just enjoying flying nose wheel RV's.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 83,812
Posted By Squeak
Talking Indiana Senator Supporting this Bill!!

Got this today after emailing supporting this legislation..

February 26, 2015
Dear Mr. Schnarr,
I am writing to update you on my efforts in support of general aviators. Like you, I believe that...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-24-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,664
Posted By Squeak
Rear Panel RV8A

Got this panel idea from good friend's RV8A Dick Jason. GRT slave and Garmin GPS. Added the GRT EIS slave for engine and flight instruments. Hinge on top and locks on bottom so it can be tilted up. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-25-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,229
Posted By Squeak
MICROAIR M760

Been using MICROAIR M760 REV Q TRANSCEIVER 2 1/4" for second Comm with Garmin 430W. Four years and no problems.
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-22-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,320
Posted By Squeak
transition for RV8

Most insurance companies will let you transition in right seat RV7 or RV6 for RV-8. Got my in RV6 right seat insurance has happy with 2 hours.
Forum: RV-6/6A 11-28-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,361
Posted By Squeak
no plaque/trophy- nothin'

I thought you might of won that sign leaning up against the hangar wall. :D

Congratulations on winning!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,107
Posted By Squeak
Good Luck Carlos!!

Carlos, It was a pleasure talking with you when answering my questions about my EFIS and EIS. Wondered what had happened. Also miss Sandy. She was the go to for EIS and connection to EIFS Techs. I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,745
Posted By Squeak
Ok I give up. Where?s a guy buy one of the EA...

Ok I give up. Where?s a guy buy one of the EA EXH/MUFF 320/360-1 HT.MUFF? Only found this on Vans Parts List: EA EXH/MUFF 320/360-1 EXHAUST WITH HT.MUFF $1010.00. Hmmm not needing the exhaust...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 10-12-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,680
Posted By Squeak
Love the RV shadow

Wow that was unbelievable video. Love the shadow of the RV in the video. Great job and will be looking for more.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-05-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,692
Posted By Squeak
http://www.pilotshop.com/catalog/appages/flaphandl...

http://www.pilotshop.com/catalog/appages/flaphandle.php?gclid=CJKytr74lsECFQiIaQodH7sAnw

Quantity:


$44.95/ea


This flap handle is a well built, durable, and cost effective alternative to the...
Forum: Reviews 09-26-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,495
Posted By Squeak
Thumbs up GRT Great Service!!

Hats off again to GRT!! A company that will stand 100% behind 6 year old SX Sport EFIS. My units CPU would not boot up last week so was informed to ship it in for repairs. They received it on Monday...
Forum: Northeast 09-24-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 11,089
Posted By Squeak
Good for you Bobby

I have taken some local Boy Scouts up to get their merit badges. Also been surprised how good they could kept the plane level in flight and in turns. GPS tracking and glass panel is automatic for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-21-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,595
Posted By Squeak
Wheel Fairing

Friend that bought my RV7A took off with Bogi tow bar attached. He told me after airborne it sound like a shotgun went off inside when the bar handle hit the bottom right in seat area. The front...
Forum: Texas (North) 07-21-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,887
Posted By Squeak
Southern IN - KHNB

Huntingburg Indiana (KHNB ) will be discounting gas one week before until week after OSH. Last year they were serving Brats and Hot Dog.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-20-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,005
Posted By Squeak
I use antisplat in my 8A very happy with it....

I use antisplat in my 8A very happy with it. Takes up very little storage room.
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-01-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,180
Posted By Squeak
Front Page

Go to the front page and down to the Downloads. Should be what your looking for. If not PM me your email address and I will send you one. I'm in Jasper.
Forum: RV-14 02-12-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,185
Posted By Squeak
Still Waiting!

If Vans would offer 0-360 firewall forward package I?d order the 14 kit tomorrow. I have asked about this before and was told the engine mount would have to be moved 6" forward and at present time...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 3
SnF
Views: 1,244
Posted By Squeak
Thanks

Thanks Kevin,
Just ordered my tickets..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 83,812
Posted By Squeak
8th District of Indiana Reponse

February 7, 2014
Dear Mr. Schnarr,
Thank you for contacting me regarding H.R. 3708, the General Aviation Pilot Protection Act of 2013. As your Congressman, it is beneficial for me to hear your...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,760
Posted By Squeak
Recommend Secondary Ventilation Stop

I have the Mike Zeller Latch in my RV8A and use it about every flight. Also installed the secondary stop to provide a taxi ventilation position for the canopy that I use more than the one behind the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-11-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,825
Posted By Squeak
Mt Vernon LSA Expo

A friend and I flew my RV8A over on Thursday. I thought that Mt Vernon LSA Expo was very well organized and enjoyed it. Was looking at the Blue RV12 and Mitch came out and introduced himself as the...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 09-06-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 34,605
Posted By Squeak
Pictures

Need Pictures!!!
Forum: Texas (North) 08-27-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,098
Posted By Squeak
Talking BFR'S 8A

Have had two BFR's in the RV8A. Just like Dave the CFI want to fly all the time with rear seat control.;)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-16-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,625
Posted By Squeak
Thanks for posting

Gunther, Thanks for posting. I'll past the word on to our group.
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-15-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,138
Posted By Squeak
RV9A in good hands..

Jim, Not to worry about your beautiful RV9A. Matt is very good pilot and I?m sure there will be no bugs left on her after each flight. I kept an eye on her also. Great story Matt and thanks.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,628
Posted By Squeak
Super 6

That's Bills Super 6 0-540. I will let him know you have it. He has a private grass stripe just south of DCY.
Thanks,
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,653
Posted By Squeak
I don?t want to get into a LSA ruling contest ...

I don?t want to get into a LSA ruling contest just saying there?s some certificated as LSA that do not meet all the LSA rules also. So if I can build my own Experimental Aircraft with US Made...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,653
Posted By Squeak
I have flown the some $160,000 LSA?s and they...

I have flown the some $160,000 LSA?s and they don?t clean stall speed below 45 kts. Build it how you want it. It?s Experimental you are the builder..
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-19-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,223
Posted By Squeak
POH

Bob, look in your email.
Squeak
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,759
Posted By Squeak
Just watched the video.

Just watched the video. Good job Allan best Gust Lock I?ve seen. Need one for my RV8A. Let us know when it's ready.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-19-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,884
Posted By Squeak
Piper J-3

1970 Sixteen in my Dad's Piper J-3.
Squeak
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-19-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,937
Posted By Squeak
gas money

I used a DAR in Southern IN that would only take gas money to drive 120 miles. The inspection took about 6 hours. Total cost 117.00.
Squeak
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-22-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,435
Posted By Squeak
Weather permitting

Weather permitting will try to make it. Will pass a note to our Flying Club at KHNB & KDCY.
Forum: RV-4 03-13-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,404
Posted By Squeak
Bigger tire decussion..

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=69237&highlight=Tire+size&page=2
Forum: Safety 02-28-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,401
Posted By Squeak
Jan's RV8 Training

If you need RV8 training he puts you in the right seat of the RV6 or RV6A. Satisfied my insurance requirements coming from RV7A.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,911
Posted By Squeak
;-)

I have been patiently waiting for the database update. ;-)
Thank you GRT!!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-04-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,932
Posted By Squeak
Enjoyed the video

Wouldn?t it be great if Van installed a live cam recorder on his ramp so we could watch the RV?s.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-03-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 64,986
Posted By Squeak
4 place with 180HP

I would also agree there's a market for 0-360 4 place. With the possibility of the 3 class medical petition from the good people at FAA it would be a big hit.
Forum: Propellers 02-02-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,625
Posted By Squeak
New gear drive and rebuilt Woodward Governor

I have a new gear drive and rebuilt Woodward Governor P.N. 210443 for 0-360 A1A. Both for $400.00. If interested Can email picture.
Forum: RV-10 01-16-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,924
Posted By Squeak
Rv10 0360

CJ
I have thought about this setup also but figured would be shunned for asking. You are not alone.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-25-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,737
Posted By Squeak
Congratulations

Jon,
Congratulations, I have ridden in the RV7A before when visiting in H.W. FL. It?s a great RV7A and fast. Enjoy your new ride. Also thanks for your Service to our great Country...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-24-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,857
Posted By Squeak
Steve, I have hand propped lots of aircraft over...

Steve, I have hand propped lots of aircraft over my years of flying and thought I could prop about any single engine. Was at an airport 200 miles from home and had a dead battery and tried propping...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-21-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,543
Posted By Squeak
The Mike Zeller Canopy Latch is not for flying...

The Mike Zeller Canopy Latch is not for flying but for being able to reach it so you can close it from front seat. There's a video on site below.

http://www.flyboyaccessories.com/store/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,543
Posted By Squeak
Carpet,Side Panels,Canopy Latch for solo flying..

I traded my RV7A for a RV8A about 6 months ago. Added new carpet from Flightlines and thinking about ordering the side panels soon. You might consider a Mike Zeller canopy latch so it can be reach...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-09-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,569
Posted By Squeak
Vapor Lock

Sounds like fuel vapor lock.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,126
Posted By Squeak
Move on..

You will never notice it once bolt on and flying.:)
Squeak
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-22-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,548
Posted By Squeak
0-320 9.1 Pistons

Have 0-320 9.1 pistons 170HP. Left tank I use ethanol free mogas fixed with 1/3 100L. Right tank has 100L only for take offs and Landings. Mogas only will vapor lock on hot days on the ground taxing...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,626
Posted By Squeak
Bob Collins Barbecues were the best!! I made it...

Bob Collins Barbecues were the best!! I made it twice back about 2004-2006 great food,cold Beer,and good time had by all. :-))
Thanks again Bob,
Squeak
Forum: Midwest 06-11-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,364
Posted By Squeak
4I7 Putnam County,Greencastle, IN

Try 4I7 Putnam County,Greencastle, IN www.dixiechopperair.com
Great restaurant on field and they have rooms for a very low rate.
I live in Southern IN and we visit there on Saturdays for breakfast....
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