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Forum: RV General Discussion/News Today, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By n82rb
I had it happen in my twin Comanche on a go...

I had it happen in my twin Comanche on a go around one stuck about half way up. Luckily Comanche flaps donít come up really fast and I noticed the roll coming in as I brought them up and identified...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) Yesterday, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,152
Posted By n82rb
from his profile there nobody with that last name...

from his profile there nobody with that last name listed in the FAA database as a sport pilot. there are only two kiene's listed. a student pilot in ky and a private pilot with certificate date of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-25-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,574
Posted By n82rb
Word in the chip industry is possibly two years....

Word in the chip industry is possibly two years. I order a few thousand molex .1 kk terminals in November and they have pushed delivery back four times. The latest they are telling me june...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-22-2021, 02:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,114
Posted By n82rb
Thanks for schooling me, I didn’t get the full...

Thanks for schooling me, I didn’t get the full story when I read about it.
Forum: COMM 04-20-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By n82rb
I have one sitting on the shelf, its tuner is a...

I have one sitting on the shelf, its tuner is a bit flaky. I called him a few years ago, he can fix some of them depending on which version they are. mine is a first version like serial number 11,...
Forum: GPS 04-20-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 434
Posted By n82rb
none that i know of bob burns rv-4 n82b

none that i know of

bob burns
rv-4 n82b
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-18-2021, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 889
Posted By n82rb
The answer is because over the god knows how many...

The answer is because over the god knows how many years they have been building carbs, the have made god knows how many arms. Each one has a different geometry. The length of the arm determines how...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 962
Posted By n82rb
how much farther away did they move it to this...

how much farther away did they move it to this year? is it in the state of florida?
Forum: ADS-B 04-07-2021, 06:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 902
Posted By n82rb
MGL has a US distributor so the distance to south...

MGL has a US distributor so the distance to south africa is not a concern.

I have the V16 with a skyview system, works great. if the GRT uses sl-30 protocol it should work fine.

bob burns
RV-4...
Forum: RV-4 04-07-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By n82rb
yes i modified 402C. no, the plane has not fallen...

yes i modified 402C. no, the plane has not fallen apart yet. what I did was throw out the sheet metal 402C and used a piece of .063 x 3/4 x 3/4 angle instead. I figured that gave me even more...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-04-2021, 07:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,073
Posted By n82rb
first thing I would do is to bore scope it, see...

first thing I would do is to bore scope it, see what the condition on the valve is. if it shows a hot spot or not. if the valve has a good heat pattern, then it might be worth lapping it, but if it...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 04-03-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,799
Posted By n82rb
the quick answer is, they never had the data to...

the quick answer is, they never had the data to program a full stall into the sim. now that the FAA is requiring full stalls in transport cat aircraft the manufactures and the sim manufactures had to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-03-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 497
Posted By n82rb
i don't think so, but you pretty much go right by...

i don't think so, but you pretty much go right by jesse's place on the way home to texas. give him a call.

saint aviation
(352) 427-0285

bob burns
RV-4 N82RB
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-28-2021, 08:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By n82rb
I see you posted on the mil forum, but have you...

I see you posted on the mil forum, but have you sent an email to rainiers? He fixed the issue I had as soon as we figured out what was not talking correctly.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-27-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,215
Posted By n82rb
Not really, because itís so far away you wonít...

Not really, because itís so far away you wonít want to go that far and you cant even see the flight line from the. It in the far south east corner by paradise city now.it going to be where the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-24-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By n82rb
don''t know about the G3X, but I have one hooked...

don''t know about the G3X, but I have one hooked to a skyview system and it works just like that. select the freq on the dynon and it sends it to the radio. the dynon sends it to the standby in the...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-24-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,215
Posted By n82rb
because they dont want us to know that it is...

because they dont want us to know that it is moving even farther away to the south with worse access. that was the plan I was told. I complained loudly in 2019 about the dismal conditions and...
Forum: Florida (Central) 03-18-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 839
Posted By n82rb
Iím down at fmy

Iím down at fmy
Forum: RV-4 03-15-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,190
Posted By n82rb
Iím 6-2 and all my height is in my torso, I moved...

Iím 6-2 and all my height is in my torso, I moved the roll bar back abou 1 inch and shortened the seat cushion 1 1/2 inches and fit just fine.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-15-2021, 08:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 947
Posted By n82rb
Itís not getting around the rules at all....

Itís not getting around the rules at all. Exhibition is the category they put non EAB aircraft that do not have a type certificate. It is restrictive to very restrictive depending on the paperwork....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-14-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 640
Posted By n82rb
call the guys at chapter 66 in fort myers, they...

call the guys at chapter 66 in fort myers, they have done a few here. they did one a few weeks ago for a chapter member that passed away.

i would guess that the guys at venice have also done them,...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-07-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By n82rb
If you are one to believe in “bedding” the...

If you are one to believe in “bedding” the brakes, and there is a lot of opinions about it. Make sure you do it with the wheel pants off, and let them cool completely between runs. A lot of planes...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-03-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,331
Posted By n82rb
Shipping issues are something that is a problem...

Shipping issues are something that is a problem right now across all industries. As are supply issues and lead times. I have had some molex pins on order since nov (not with acs) and they have...
Forum: Florida (South) 02-28-2021, 08:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,643
Posted By n82rb
last check is KAPF is 20 bucks a night and KFMY...

last check is KAPF is 20 bucks a night and KFMY is 10 and they will wave some for fuel purchase. KFMY is much more GA friendly than KAPF.

bob burns
RV-4 N82RB
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-28-2021, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,848
Posted By n82rb
thats because your flying the wrong...

thats because your flying the wrong tandem.................

bob burns
RV-4 N82RB
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,549
Posted By n82rb
no way i'm paying a yearly fee for what is really...

no way i'm paying a yearly fee for what is really just a spreadsheet. I have one set up in open office that is exactly the same as the jepp professional log, right down the the green colors. I write...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-16-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By n82rb
for the most part they cannot be reliably...

for the most part they cannot be reliably calibrated due to the shape of the tank. the senders are on a linear scale, but the volume of the tank is not linear. so they basically work fine at zero...
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-06-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,955
Posted By n82rb
little late, but here is how i repair boards....

little late, but here is how i repair boards. take a sharp knife and cut the end of the trace clean. take a length of wire and strip back about 1/2 inch of insulation on each end so the wire bridges...
Forum: Reviews 02-05-2021, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,347
Posted By n82rb
i don't have the works, but I do have one of the...

i don't have the works, but I do have one of the first sets of "flat top" lights that paul sent to the us. (there is a picture of mine on their web site) they are fantastic and paul is great to work...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2021, 09:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,174
Posted By n82rb
for the 7 v 9 argument people seem to forget what...

for the 7 v 9 argument people seem to forget what the design goals of the 9 were. it was to be a aircraft that could live up to the vans legacy with a 235 on the front end. as designed, van hit it...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-16-2021, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,750
Posted By n82rb
nothing there to worry about unless you want to...

nothing there to worry about unless you want to polish. when the painter gets to it he will scrub the **** out of it anyway and clean that right off.

bob burns
RV=4 N82RB
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 976
Posted By n82rb
the question of the panel being structural can...

the question of the panel being structural can only be answered by vans. I do know that the RV-4 panel is considered structural because it contributes to the stiffness of the longerons and the...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-03-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,863
Posted By n82rb
make a call before leaving and check on fuel...

make a call before leaving and check on fuel availability. it can be hit or mis sometimes.

bob burns
RV-4 N82RB
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,741
Posted By n82rb
I would be afraid that a long run like that would...

I would be afraid that a long run like that would allow fluid to pool in the tube and get smelly real quick
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-27-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,896
Posted By n82rb
My condolences to the Avery family. It was always...

My condolences to the Avery family. It was always a pleasure to go to there place to get tools. You were treated like family even if it was the first time you had been there. She was a special lady...
Forum: RV-3 12-27-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 642
Posted By n82rb
I believe a flat version of that flange is also...

I believe a flat version of that flange is also available.

N82rb rv-4
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-25-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Egt
Views: 742
Posted By n82rb
The only thing the temp of the egt tells you is...

The only thing the temp of the egt tells you is how far from the
Cyl the probe is. Closer probe, higher temp, faster response, faster prob wear. Farther away, lower temp, slower response, longer...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-19-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,168
Posted By n82rb
i have to disagree with you a few points, you...

i have to disagree with you a few points, you chose to install a certified engine and prop, once they went on a EAB they are no longer certified as an EAB is not required to be maintained IAW FAR43....
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-19-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,854
Posted By n82rb
a wrap underneath it is better, but I don't use...

a wrap underneath it is better, but I don't use zip ties period, but they are a real no no FWF. the nylon in them does not stand up to heat and oil well. they also get brittle quite quickly and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2020, 06:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,718
Posted By n82rb
you also need to compare it to the cost of...

you also need to compare it to the cost of maintaining the older panels also. How much have I spent over the course of my flying for gyro rebuilds, new vacuum pumps, and analog gauge rebuilds or...
Forum: RV-4 12-05-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,780
Posted By n82rb
welcome to the frat. as others have said, the...

welcome to the frat. as others have said, the best thing is not to add weight. a light rv-4 is the best performance out there.

as others have said, work your way up to the aft CG. my 4 has a 360...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-05-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,131
Posted By n82rb
never done that swap, but.... yes they are both...

never done that swap, but.... yes they are both dynafocal 1 mounts so the mount should work, but check with vans on the part numbers.

the cowl should work, however, the baffling will change and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-23-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,184
Posted By n82rb
im looking for one of those stickers that was in...

im looking for one of those stickers that was in every shaggin wagon in the seventies... gas,grass, or a//, nobody rides for free!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-23-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,117
Posted By n82rb
you may be surprised, i have never gotten a quote...

you may be surprised, i have never gotten a quote for a -10, but I carry liability only on my RV-4 and it is like 250 a year. the fact that I have an atp and 12000 hrs might have a bit to do with...
Forum: Florida (Central) 11-17-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,396
Posted By n82rb
give jesse a call at saint aviation at x35

give jesse a call at saint aviation at x35
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-17-2020, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,635
Posted By n82rb
my rule is I don't mix chemistries. if your...

my rule is I don't mix chemistries. if your working on an old kit that has parts made from polyester, use polyester and micro. if you have the new epoxy parts, use epoxy and micro. simple enough. I...
Forum: RV-4 11-15-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,874
Posted By n82rb
When I built mine I went with nut plates and...

When I built mine I went with nut plates and screws. Iím glad I I did, Iíve had them al out more than once.

Bob burns rv-4 n82rb
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-09-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,313
Posted By n82rb
the biggest factor against garmin is their flat...

the biggest factor against garmin is their flat rate repair pricing, a bad button costs a much as a fried motherboard.
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-09-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,175
Posted By n82rb
metal oxide varsitor

metal oxide varsitor
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-09-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,175
Posted By n82rb
I like avionics masters, thats me. my RV-4 has...

I like avionics masters, thats me. my RV-4 has one, only one. again, thats me, i don't fly it IFR. but it does have two separate supply systems for the EIs. that is a must have. there is no right or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-09-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,810
Posted By n82rb
i was going to make one, but now I don't have to,...

i was going to make one, but now I don't have to, I know where you live......

if this weather clears is it going to be back together in time for taco Tuesday?

bob burns
RV-4 N82RB
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-05-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,482
Posted By n82rb
You need dr Bruce chein in Chicago he can be...

You need dr Bruce chein in Chicago he can be found on pilots of America. Tell him everything, donít li, donít hold anything back, if itís possible he will tell you exactly what to do. Do exactly what...
Forum: COMM 11-01-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,481
Posted By n82rb
I put mine under the floor board in my RV-4. Iím...

I put mine under the floor board in my RV-4. Iím sure raniers will chime in but I would guess itís up to the South African government, they are pretty tightly locked down there.
Forum: ADS-B 10-29-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,393
Posted By n82rb
i like easy and simple. for me it is worth a few...

i like easy and simple. for me it is worth a few bucks for the easy install. i would go with a gtx335 with the garmin encoder. two wires, two coaxes. and mount the two antennas. done. less than 3k....
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-25-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,197
Posted By n82rb
simply one reason, that rectangular horizontal is...

simply one reason, that rectangular horizontal is ugly.

bob burns
RV-4 N82RB
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-24-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,096
Posted By n82rb
i have bought a couple of airplanes without a pre...

i have bought a couple of airplanes without a pre buy. worked out well for both, however, I am an A&P IA so quick glance will give me a pretty good idea of what I need to know. I looked at a 150 and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-20-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,356
Posted By n82rb
depends on how the FSDO looks at it, building...

depends on how the FSDO looks at it, building airplanes really does not check off that many areas of study for the A&P. especially the P part. they are going to want to see records that you have done...
Forum: Steam Gauges 10-17-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,485
Posted By n82rb
looking at the picture upper right is power, the...

looking at the picture upper right is power, the single pin is ground the other is normally not used. the screw on plug is a standard plug and can be sourced form places like acs, gulf coast and the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-17-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,264
Posted By n82rb
on mine, as previously stated, if the masters are...

on mine, as previously stated, if the masters are not inverted I could never get them to bleed. flip the masters and they bleed out in about 30 seconds with a pressure bleeder from the bottom. I...
Forum: RV-4 10-15-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,483
Posted By n82rb
same here bob burns Rv-4 N82RB

same here

bob burns
Rv-4 N82RB
Forum: Safety 10-12-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,409
Posted By n82rb
my bet is at least one of the two closest rivets...

my bet is at least one of the two closest rivets will start to weep soon. since it flexed it enough to crack the paint, it flexed enough to crack the proseal inside.

bob burns
RV-4 N82RB
Forum: Steam Gauges 10-09-2020, 05:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,176
Posted By n82rb
I think I might still have a tach, let me check...

I think I might still have a tach, let me check at the hangar.

Bob. Burns
Rv-4 n82rb
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,356
Posted By n82rb
The faa is getting very strict on issuing the...

The faa is getting very strict on issuing the authorizations based on experience. They want to see logged time sheets with supervising a&ps signatures to prove the amount of time and subjects...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 10-02-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 860
Posted By n82rb
I donít know about the 10 and 540, but on my rv4...

I donít know about the 10 and 540, but on my rv4 I have the two bottom coils on a bracket on the bottom case line forward of the oil sump

Robert burns
Rv4 n82rb
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