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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-28-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 221
Posted By flysrv10
FS-VM1000C

I am selling a 13 year old VM1000C. The only item that needed replacement a few years ago was the manifold pressure sensor at a cost of $219 at AS. Each sensor pictured here is now $269 at AS.

Not...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-25-2021, 09:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By flysrv10
Hi Steve and thank you for the reply. Discovered...

Hi Steve and thank you for the reply. Discovered that I had two different software version. Updating the 460 resolved the issue.

Have a great TG day.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-24-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By flysrv10
GDU 470 PDF software update

Anyone knows where I can get the PDF software update? I have updated the latest operating V8.92 but I guess there is a PDF update that I need to load. Thanks. Could not find it on Garmin's site.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,265
Posted By flysrv10
It was the oil filter paper.

It was the oil filter paper.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2021, 03:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,265
Posted By flysrv10
Prefer not to mention N number. But here is a...

Prefer not to mention N number. But here is a clip from the report.

"Examination of the engine provided evidence of a large piece of paper towel appearing material in the oil sump. This piece of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,265
Posted By flysrv10
I know of ONE engine seizure and crash due to use...

I know of ONE engine seizure and crash due to use of auto filter. They found filter paper in the oil galleys. that stopped the oil flow.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,265
Posted By flysrv10
I have had nine for couple of years and have had...

I have had nine for couple of years and have had no need to replace the seal.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2021, 06:02 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,265
Posted By flysrv10
Here is your answer.....pay only once!

Here is your answer.....pay only once!
Forum: COMM 11-07-2021, 06:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,293
Posted By flysrv10
Can't you build and sell to us guys that know...

Can't you build and sell to us guys that know nothing about this stuff?
Forum: Reviews 10-20-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,646
Posted By flysrv10
Steve, is this available for RV10? cannot find...

Steve, is this available for RV10? cannot find it on your website for RV10 product category. Thanks.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-08-2021, 09:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,526
Posted By flysrv10
Here is another...

Here is another option:

https://www.aerolab.it/acccessories/
Forum: Autopilots 10-02-2021, 10:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By flysrv10
I had to replace the aileron's diagonal bracing...

I had to replace the aileron's diagonal bracing on my 10 with Garmin bracket. Not sure if other models will be the same.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-01-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By flysrv10
Here is the setting Rob Hickman sent me. ...

Here is the setting Rob Hickman sent me. Hopefully it uploaded.
Forum: GPS 09-30-2021, 05:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,347
Posted By flysrv10
I have owned a IFD540 since they introduced it. ...

I have owned a IFD540 since they introduced it. No issues whatsoever.
Garmin TXP45R does not accept the GPS portion form IFD so plan on getting a Garmin position source device if you mix equipment.
Forum: Interiors 09-26-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By flysrv10
I may be able to help. Not promising since I...

I may be able to help. Not promising since I have not done this before but internet sez I can.

Send you DXF file to flysr10 at gmail and I see what I can do.
Forum: RV-14 09-25-2021, 05:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,360
Posted By flysrv10
Aerosport LEDs. mounts on the cowl. Works and...

Aerosport LEDs. mounts on the cowl. Works and looks very clean. easy to install with the supplied template.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2021, 08:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,962
Posted By flysrv10
yep. Inflate off the axel and compare with...

yep. Inflate off the axel and compare with mounted/loaded. I think that would be max tire pressure you would use. No?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2021, 07:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,962
Posted By flysrv10
Here is a tire pressure chart based on size and...

Here is a tire pressure chart based on size and number of plus.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-04-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,221
Posted By flysrv10
I took a IFR currency check with him. My...

I took a IFR currency check with him. My condolences to his family and friends.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks for the reply. The site sez email and...

Thanks for the reply. The site sez email and phone contact have been discontinued?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2021, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By flysrv10
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,791
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you for the confirmation and additional...

Thank you for the confirmation and additional info.
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,791
Posted By flysrv10
Now I know why I ask this forum for opinion! ...

Now I know why I ask this forum for opinion! Thank you. Sounds just right. Can you post a closeup pic?

My handles are thick and have good screw penetration. Searched for a long time to find...
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 07:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,791
Posted By flysrv10
That is exactly what I am looking to do. I...

That is exactly what I am looking to do. I thought of putting it below the window but it does not seem to provide as much balance once you step on the wing.
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 07:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,791
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks Larry. Do you or anyone else remember the...

Thanks Larry. Do you or anyone else remember the location of the solid areas in the top cover?

The magnet is just for the finish look of the big washer. It is chrome plated on the outside. magnet...
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2021, 07:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,791
Posted By flysrv10
Handle above RV10 window

Found a pair of thick stainless cabinet handle to install above the rear windows for balancing while climbing on top of the wing. Would love to hear from those that have been through this...
Forum: RV-15 08-28-2021, 09:08 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,832
Posted By flysrv10
Meant to say NOT getting younger. Sorry to...

Meant to say NOT getting younger. Sorry to disappoint everyone. I do not have a magic potion.
Forum: RV-15 08-28-2021, 08:30 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,832
Posted By flysrv10
Do this thing fast. We are getting younger! ...

Do this thing fast. We are getting younger! Thank you.
Forum: RV-15 08-28-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,832
Posted By flysrv10
I second that. All in favor..........

I second that. All in favor..........
Forum: Autopilots 08-18-2021, 06:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By flysrv10
You re correct RV10. For some reason, I forget...

You re correct RV10. For some reason, I forget that not all RVs are alike!
Forum: Autopilots 08-18-2021, 05:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By flysrv10
Intersting...I had to replace the diagonal...

Intersting...I had to replace the diagonal bracket in the roll servo with Garmin bracket. The holes matched but the bracket interfered with the servo.
Forum: RV-15 07-31-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,832
Posted By flysrv10
In contrast, I had zero damage to my parts. Not...

In contrast, I had zero damage to my parts. Not even a hairline scratch.
Forum: RV-15 07-31-2021, 11:52 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,832
Posted By flysrv10
I do see your point as we are buying parts and...

I do see your point as we are buying parts and not a finished plane. So you donít think the plastic protection they already use can keep the pre-finished parts safe? Certainly, you and I will not...
Forum: RV-15 07-31-2021, 09:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,832
Posted By flysrv10
RV15-suggestion to Van

With the price of paint and paint shop labor sky rocketing, Wouldn't be great if RV15 kit came with pre-finished skins, the same as as https://www.vashonaircraft.com.

It will help speed up...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 07-07-2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By flysrv10
You might also be able to dig out the space...

You might also be able to dig out the space between the fuel cap ring and the fuel tank flange and reseal. Worked for me.
Forum: RV-10 06-30-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,836
Posted By flysrv10
A conduit on each side of the fuselage from...

A conduit on each side of the fuselage from behind the baggage bulkhead passed the rear seats, under the baggage floor, will accommodate all you can install. everything else can be routed without the...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-24-2021, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,117
Posted By flysrv10
Make sure you have only one washer and the right...

Make sure you have only one washer and the right thickness washer under the vernatherm.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-17-2021, 06:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
Got a new GSU25 and a roll servo. Apparently the...

Got a new GSU25 and a roll servo. Apparently the roll servo was doing something weird on the network.

I still don't pass the vibration test but I no longer have G3X command a right steep climbing...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-10-2021, 05:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks. The graphics look outdated so I...

Thanks. The graphics look outdated so I dismissed it. I guess the key sentence is "To be valid, the approach target AOA must be between the minimum visible (green) and caution alert (yellow...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-09-2021, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 845
Posted By flysrv10
John, can you add another data line "I did not...

John, can you add another data line "I did not mount GSU 25 to back of GDU display and had issues"? Or "I mounted on Sub Panel and had issues" Thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-09-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By flysrv10
G3X AOA calibration

RV10: Having a heck of a time calibrating Approach Target AOA Calibration, the DOT. I have cleared all settings and started over three times and it sez unable to calibrate or something like that....
Forum: Florida (South) 05-09-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 798
Posted By flysrv10
How about Marathon? No hangar space?

How about Marathon? No hangar space?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-08-2021, 08:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
I agree. I did not locate it on the back of the...

I agree. I did not locate it on the back of the 460 for the same reason.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-08-2021, 06:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
I have good clearance between the cowl and...

I have good clearance between the cowl and fuselage. Don't feel excessive vibration, nothing more than any other RV I have flown. Garmin sez it is an "unusual" case.

If you want to be safe, I...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-07-2021, 04:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
That is exactly where mine is mounted. Good to...

That is exactly where mine is mounted. Good to know that it should work. Garmin is coming through with a replacement AHARS. I am hoping that is it.

Thank you everyone for sharing your...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
I took off on partial power and the efis did not...

I took off on partial power and the efis did not fail. Donít recall the rpm setting possibly a little more than 50% power. I have surely so the plugs are all good, idles well. I do notice less...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks Walt. All connectors tight as tik. All...

Thanks Walt. All connectors tight as tik. All bolts tight. Wires supported.

My plane runs pretty smooth but I figured prop balance will eliminate one possibility and it can't hurt.

I have pulled...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 04:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
Have it scheduled on Tuesday. It has been...

Have it scheduled on Tuesday. It has been balanced once before with no noticeable improvements. Thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 04:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
Thanks for the input. Makes me feel better. ...

Thanks for the input. Makes me feel better. Garmin is suggesting that I may need to relocate it. Not a simple job to butcher the harness.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
I have been talking to them but I hate to say,...

I have been talking to them but I hate to say, they are slow in responding. I am traveling for the summer and due to this issue, I am unable to file IFR.

Thanks for sharing your installation...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,841
Posted By flysrv10
Garmin GSU 25 (AHARS) failed vibration test

My newly installed Garmin G3X system fails the vibration test. The AHARS (GSU25) is mounted as recommended by Garmin on the sub panel, right in front of the pilot near the top skin. Mounted as...
Forum: Reviews 05-06-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 812
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you Superior Air Parts

On of my new Millennium cylinders installed at the end of 2019 showed oil in the lower plug. Within three emails, a new cylinder assembly is being shipped to me under warranty. No interrogation, no...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2021, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By flysrv10
Not sure about display on IFD from sky view but...

Not sure about display on IFD from sky view but any 232 pin with the right format should work.

GPS FUEL COMPUTER PINS

IFD-540** P1001****************
GPS RS-232 Out 1************
GPS RS-232 *In...
Forum: ADS-B 04-25-2021, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,033
Posted By flysrv10
i think it is ADSB+ G2

i think it is ADSB+ G2
Forum: Autopilots 04-21-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By flysrv10
The diagonal bracing on the roll servo will...

The diagonal bracing on the roll servo will definitely not work.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-10-2021, 07:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,426
Posted By flysrv10
Yep, pro seal. No matter what the problem is,...

Yep, pro seal. No matter what the problem is, pro seal is your answer.
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-25-2021, 05:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,593
Posted By flysrv10
Here you go.

Here you go.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 01:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By flysrv10
I have an AP switch and I have it on during the...

I have an AP switch and I have it on during the update. So far still stuck under AFCS update without the SD card inserted.

Magnitometer has failed. No further info on it on G3X. Servos have good...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By flysrv10
It is stuck on AFCS (Automatic flight control...

It is stuck on AFCS (Automatic flight control system?) update even after removing the power and the SD card. I will get more info based on your suggestion. Thank you.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-21-2021, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By flysrv10
G3X STUCK ON AFCS UPDATE FOR 45 MIN.

How long will it take for a G3x Touch V8.72 software update? Mine has been stuck for a 45 min and says do not remove power. Thanks.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-19-2021, 06:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,680
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you all for your replies.

Thank you all for your replies.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-18-2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,680
Posted By flysrv10
Thank you. Any 10k dimmer? Typical Amazon? Any...

Thank you. Any 10k dimmer? Typical Amazon? Any particular brand.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-18-2021, 02:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,680
Posted By flysrv10
G3X and dimmers

Anyone connecting G3x to dimmers? If so, what brand and model dimmer you would recommend. Thank you.
Forum: Reviews 02-26-2021, 06:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,157
Posted By flysrv10
I have their headliner, specifically custom...

I have their headliner, specifically custom fabricated to delete the overhead vents. I aim thrilled with the way it turned out.

As mentioned, first time for anything takes a lot of patience and...
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