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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,282
Posted By Jetmart
Good question. I believe the 14 versus 14A lines...

Good question. I believe the 14 versus 14A lines are hooked up opposite going into the cooler because of different motor mount obstructions.
Forum: RV-14 05-01-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By Jetmart
Where on sump to Mount Pre heat Pad on IO-390A?

Most of the bottom flat surface area on a IO-390A sump appears to be the intake plenum. Where are people attaching their pad heaters to maximize contact with the oil sump?
Forum: Reviews 04-30-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 580
Posted By Jetmart
First time builder and installed 2 of them. Very...

First time builder and installed 2 of them. Very straight forward to do.
Forum: RV-14 04-29-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 700
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks. I found the same wording in the exception.

Thanks. I found the same wording in the exception.
Forum: RV-14 04-29-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 700
Posted By Jetmart
I know the max baggage is 100lbs. I'm looking...

I know the max baggage is 100lbs. I'm looking for a Maximum Passenger Load. I cannot find it published anywhere. I don't even know what the definition of Maximum Passenger Load is.
Forum: RV-14 04-29-2021, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 700
Posted By Jetmart
My local inspector is asking for it. Not looking...

My local inspector is asking for it. Not looking to debate the requirement. Looking for what number one would use.
Forum: RV-14 04-29-2021, 07:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 700
Posted By Jetmart
Maximum Passenger Load - Canadian Placard

Looking for what other Canadian registered RV-14's used for placarding the Maximum Passenger Load. Is this requirement for both seats or just the passenger seat.
Forum: Canada 04-28-2021, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,419
Posted By Jetmart
Claude or Simon, Do you have a whisky compass?

Claude or Simon,

Do you have a whisky compass?
Forum: Painting your RV 04-26-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 825
Posted By Jetmart
I tried several test areas with different primers...

I tried several test areas with different primers and came to the conclusion that zinc chromate in a rattle can provide the toughest finish over the Rust-oleum primer or no primer. I put Tremclad...
Forum: Canada 04-22-2021, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By Jetmart
My concern is that often after registering an...

My concern is that often after registering an airplane in Canada after importation the CRA asks for proof that taxes were paid. If they were to do this and add up receipts they may interpret it the...
Forum: RV-14 04-20-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,494
Posted By Jetmart
I have installed the kit onto my QB fuselage. ...

I have installed the kit onto my QB fuselage. Not too bad of a job. It took about 8 hrs. to do. I understand this mod is more about drag reduction than cooling. If I had a flying airplane to...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-18-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 666
Posted By Jetmart
With the rotational movement in mind what is the...

With the rotational movement in mind what is the minimum distance from the firewall or bottom of fuselage should the tail pipes be mounted?
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-18-2021, 04:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 666
Posted By Jetmart
RV-14 IO-390-EXP119 ENGINE EXHAUST

Section OP-62 calls for supporting the tail pipes off the motor mount instead of the sump. Mounting to the sump allows the exhaust to move with the engine. Is there any longer term concerns mounting...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-17-2021, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 416
Posted By Jetmart
I just installed my 390 in a RV-14 by myself...

I just installed my 390 in a RV-14 by myself using a similar method as mentioned. I taped 1/2 the rubber mount along with the washer onto the mount between the mount and the engine. I got the top 2...
Forum: ADS-B 04-11-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 593
Posted By Jetmart
Great, glad I could help.

Great, glad I could help.
Forum: ADS-B 04-09-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 593
Posted By Jetmart
It should have been given to you when you got...

It should have been given to you when you got your registration. It would have been needed to program the transponder. You can find it by going to Transport Canada mark search website and searching...
Forum: ADS-B 04-09-2021, 03:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 593
Posted By Jetmart
This works for me in my Waco but I am very close...

This works for me in my Waco but I am very close to the US border flying out of Windsor On.

https://adsbperformance.faa.gov/PAPRRequest.aspx

Just fill it out on line after any local flight. Don't...
Forum: RV-14 04-08-2021, 06:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks this is helpful.

Thanks this is helpful.
Forum: RV-14 04-08-2021, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By Jetmart
Ok thanks however what I see on the post I found...

Ok thanks however what I see on the post I found has the following:
Forum: RV-10 04-08-2021, 05:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By Jetmart
I thought the same thing previously when doing...

I thought the same thing previously when doing mine EXCEPT you need to have your panel in as you have to feed the cable through the panel hole prior to hooking up.
Forum: RV-14 04-07-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, I did search for all threads before...

Thanks, I did search for all threads before posting the question. Unfortunately your photo is no longer available. Is yours in the port where there is a standard pipe plug next to the strainer...
Forum: RV-14 04-07-2021, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, I have been following that thread. Just...

Thanks, I have been following that thread. Just wondering if there was a way to avoid lifting the tail for a simple oil change. Less movement means left chance of hangar rash.
Forum: RV-14 04-07-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, so were committed to raising the tail....

Thanks, so were committed to raising the tail. Not a big deal just extra strain on the old back.
Forum: RV-14 04-06-2021, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By Jetmart
RV-14 Taildragger Oil Drain Location

What is the latest consensus the best location on the sump for the oil quick drain on the Lycoming 390 taildraggers?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-31-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 54,902
Posted By Jetmart
I would appreciate a copy. jetmart at hotmail.ca

I would appreciate a copy. jetmart at hotmail.ca
Forum: RV-14 03-30-2021, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 468
Posted By Jetmart
I sanded my good and smooth.

I sanded my good and smooth.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,438
Posted By Jetmart
You should expect undamaged parts however the...

You should expect undamaged parts however the damage to the rib is so minor I would use it if there is any chance of holding up your progress. Van's is backed up these days. You will likely do...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By Jetmart
I know not answering Op's original question...

I know not answering Op's original question however for comparison the RV-14 front canopy is .187 of an inch. The current manufacture says this measurement can vary +/- 10% with the extrusion...
Forum: Primers 03-24-2021, 05:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 296
Posted By Jetmart
Priming of QB

I am aware of the priming debate and the pro and cons. Not wanting to continue the debate however why does Van's choose to prime the QB kits and why the recent corrosion issues? Is it the long salt...
Forum: RV-14 03-24-2021, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By Jetmart
I am not clear on what you are saying on the...

I am not clear on what you are saying on the elevators. My elevator plans 9-26 revision (0) are showing the use MS21042-3 lock nuts. Is the thought that these are more likely to come loose than the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 800
Posted By Jetmart
Yes just the one antenna. This is all you...

Yes just the one antenna. This is all you need.

http://www.deltapopaviation.com/Transponder_Antenna.html
Forum: RV-10 03-20-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,541
Posted By Jetmart
I used both. If I were doing again I would use...

I used both. If I were doing again I would use all tape. Recommend making sure tape is warm, I heated trailing edges with a hair dryer and then left it clecoed for 24 hrs to get to full strength...
Forum: RV-14 03-17-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,739
Posted By Jetmart
Is anyone aware of this being an issue with...

Is anyone aware of this being an issue with Vetterman supplied heat mufffs that have been supplied in the last six months?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-17-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,587
Posted By Jetmart
Jason and his team at Aerotronics were very...

Jason and his team at Aerotronics were very responsive to me very early on from first call and have been ever since. I had no clue what I wanted or required and Jason and I worked through it over a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-15-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By Jetmart
I am installing a Safe-Air oil drain on mine. I...

I am installing a Safe-Air oil drain on mine. I have it on another aircraft and it works well.

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/eppages/safOilDrainValves_07-00879.php

There is a thread on...
Forum: Canada 03-12-2021, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,218
Posted By Jetmart
Purchased all of mine for my build from US...

Purchased all of mine for my build from US suppliers.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-08-2021, 04:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 886
Posted By Jetmart
I installed mine for the same reasons.

I installed mine for the same reasons.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-02-2021, 06:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,374
Posted By Jetmart
Could this failure have anything to do with the...

Could this failure have anything to do with the possibility of the automotive flare being and different angle then a standard aircraft flare fittings?
Forum: Canada 02-23-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 793
Posted By Jetmart
Sherwin Williams P60G2 purchased at the local...

Sherwin Williams P60G2 purchased at the local Sherwin Williams paint store. They had to order it in. Took about 2 days.
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-21-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,435
Posted By Jetmart
The heat shrink tube comes rolled flat in the...

The heat shrink tube comes rolled flat in the same type of cartridge that the print tape does. You print and then cut it using the internal cutter. It is the very same as printing using a normal...
Forum: RV-14 02-18-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 978
Posted By Jetmart
I never did find where they call out to rivet...

I never did find where they call out to rivet those holes. I did them prior to the window being installed. Figured there was no reason not to. If your ready for your airworthy inspection then I...
Forum: Flight Testing 02-12-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,324
Posted By Jetmart
What is the Canadian equivalent of the Additional...

What is the Canadian equivalent of the Additional Pilot Program? I am not familiar with it.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-07-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 973
Posted By Jetmart
By what means does it automatically sync to their...

By what means does it automatically sync to their website?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-05-2021, 05:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,221
Posted By Jetmart
I found this very helpful and came with the...

I found this very helpful and came with the electronic copy of the plans which I purchased prior to building. Not sure if it is common to all models.
Forum: RV-14 02-04-2021, 06:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,670
Posted By Jetmart
Van's no longer offers the dark tinted canopy...

Van's no longer offers the dark tinted canopy option on the 14. Only the standard and UV.
Forum: RV-14 02-03-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,670
Posted By Jetmart
I do not believe that the UV canopy has a...

I do not believe that the UV canopy has a significant amount of tint if any at all.
They only make one size of canopy.
Forum: RV-14 02-03-2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,060
Posted By Jetmart
I am a first time builder, have never worked with...

I am a first time builder, have never worked with aluminum or fibreglass. Know Very little about avionics. A little over a year ago I decided to risk ordering the RV-14 empennage kit to see if one...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-01-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,228
Posted By Jetmart
I bought one. It works great.

I bought one. It works great.
Forum: Canada 02-01-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,181
Posted By Jetmart
Van's shipped the kits to me using Dominion...

Van's shipped the kits to me using Dominion transport. They gave me a quote ahead of time. Van's will know their usual trucking companies to use to your part of Canada. The only thing you will...
Forum: RV-14 02-01-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,670
Posted By Jetmart
Also will need air vent eyeballs. They do not...

Also will need air vent eyeballs. They do not come with the kit.
I also go all of my brake, fuel, and FWF oil lines from Aircraft Specialty.
Forum: RV-14 01-31-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,544
Posted By Jetmart
I suggest following the Van’s instructions. It...

I suggest following the Van’s instructions. It clearly states that the elevator should hit the stops and not the control stick. You will have to cut a fair bit away for the up and down travel at...
Forum: RV-14 01-31-2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,544
Posted By Jetmart
If memory serves me correct the rigging of the...

If memory serves me correct the rigging of the elevator is done is section 36 and a jig is used to set the angle of the bell crank with the elevator taped in the neutral position.

Section 41 is the...
Forum: RV-14 01-30-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,083
Posted By Jetmart
Steve, I have one of the 3 things your looking...

Steve,

I have one of the 3 things your looking for. I am working on getting additional info.

Here is the spider.
Forum: RV-14 01-28-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,721
Posted By Jetmart
This article is on sealants. Not exactly...

This article is on sealants. Not exactly adhesives. Yes personal opinion and preferences plays into it a lot. I used JB weld for my Cleveland static port. I use it a lot however not where flexing is...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-24-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By Jetmart
The external pallet is a standard 40"X48". The...

The external pallet is a standard 40"X48". The internal pallet that the engine is mounted on is slightly smaller. Here is a picture that may give you some perspective.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-19-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By Jetmart
I did not mount the tail on the saw horse. It...

I did not mount the tail on the saw horse. It just hung over the end loosely and turned as required. I could turn it to any angle that I needed. These are the only pics I could find. There not...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-18-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 752
Posted By Jetmart
I purchased 2 engine stands and only used one. ...

I purchased 2 engine stands and only used one. Used a saw horse for the tail and it worked fine. Not sure how you would use two and keep the centre axis of the fuselage centred. I thought it would...
Forum: RV-14 01-18-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,238
Posted By Jetmart
Thank you, I certainly appreciate all and any...

Thank you, I certainly appreciate all and any heads up on issues like this.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-18-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,324
Posted By Jetmart
What width of velcro did you use? Do you have it...

What width of velcro did you use? Do you have it full aft to the trailing edge? Did you use any other adhesive to attach it? Sounds like a great idea. Have you had any dirt issues as others have...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-18-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,477
Posted By Jetmart
JB Weld right on the 3M adhesive pad

JB Weld right on the 3M adhesive pad
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-17-2021, 04:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,324
Posted By Jetmart
Why not put the anti chafe tape on the underside...

Why not put the anti chafe tape on the underside of the skin instead of the flap? This would eliminate fading and associated concerns.
Forum: RV-14 01-14-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 921
Posted By Jetmart
I find google works better on most forums. ...

I find google works better on most forums. Usually type the forum name and then the question. Comes up with more accurate search results.
Forum: Canada 01-12-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,162
Posted By Jetmart
You will need to separate boxes. Instead of a...

You will need to separate boxes. Instead of a second Nav I went with a 2nd IFR certified GPS. Went with the GTN 650 & GNC 355.
Forum: RV-14 01-09-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,341
Posted By Jetmart
Thanks, very helpful.

Thanks, very helpful.
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