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Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-25-2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 431
Posted By Flow
Cheers akschu, do you know if the Stratux is or...

Cheers akschu, do you know if the Stratux is or can be accelerometer corrected?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-25-2021, 03:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 431
Posted By Flow
Best AHRS chipset in portable ADSB receivers

Hi folks,

Any thoughts on which of the following have the best chipsets / most reliable AHRS performance.

Appareo
Stratus 3

iLevil
Astro Link
iLevil 2 SW
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-08-2021, 01:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,104
Posted By Flow
Dual XHUD 1000

What do we think of this HUD?
https://www.dualgpssolutions.com/explore-by-product/xhud1000-head-up-display

Has anyone used it with any success? Looks like it is not fully infinity focused.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-19-2020, 04:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,481
Posted By Flow
Well done! :) Conservatively this is a ~55,000...

Well done! :) Conservatively this is a ~55,000 ft.lbs or 75 KJ per wheel aircraft. The disc is steel, 3.6 mm thick, 220 mm OD with a swept area mass of ~570 g new and 475 g at 3 mm thick. The pads...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-18-2020, 03:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,481
Posted By Flow
Gosh Colin, I really think you have cracked it....

Gosh Colin, I really think you have cracked it. Seems to be a casting used on a number of ATVs etc.. How on earth did you manage to pick that!?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-15-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,481
Posted By Flow
Identifying brake calipers

Hello folks,

Can any one help me identify my calipers? They looks like they might be from a motorcycle rear disc with that banjo fitting, R7 hose, a cast alloy finish and the bleed nipple on the...
Forum: Safety 08-13-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 27,384
Posted By Flow
Here is a bit of a run down on data for the...

Here is a bit of a run down on data for the various fluid types.

The Motul dot 5.1 is designed for ABS street systems hence the low cold temp viscosity. It also has the highest wet boiling point of...
Forum: Safety 08-10-2020, 02:54 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 27,384
Posted By Flow
Another advantage of dot 5.1 fluid I discovered...

Another advantage of dot 5.1 fluid I discovered is the much lower viscosity especially when cold. This appeals from a feel perspective for example, after a rapid descent from some kind of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-08-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,107
Posted By Flow
Teknofibra Fire Sleeve, Tape and Firewall products

Hello folks,

Has anyone used any of the Teknofibra products and know if it lives up to the hype?
I assume you could probably do their butane torch on your hand trick with standard fiber glass heat...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-08-2020, 03:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,899
Posted By Flow
Thanks Tom, this is a scratch built wooden...

Thanks Tom, this is a scratch built wooden aircraft with some RV components.
If I ever actually have a FWF fire I want the brakes to work after the rapid descent into one of the many small rugged...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-06-2020, 11:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,899
Posted By Flow
Thanks folks, I am looking for -4 fire sleeve...

Thanks folks,

I am looking for -4 fire sleeve for my FWF brake lines. AS1072 stuff is a bit hard to come by in that size down under.

Has anyone used the Teknofibra product and know if it lives up...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-06-2020, 02:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,899
Posted By Flow
Thank you folks. So is this all correct? SAE...

Thank you folks.

So is this all correct?

SAE AS1072 defines the requirements for fire sleeve to provide fire resistance for aircraft hose assemblies, which when properly assembled allows the hose...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-06-2020, 03:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,899
Posted By Flow
Fire Sleeve Comparrision

Hello folks,

I have been searching around the forum for something like this but struck out. Has anyone done an 'everymans' test on the various fire sleeves, Eaton, Stratoflex, Speedflow black, XRP,...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-03-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 711
Posted By Flow
Heading to Temora this weekend?

G'day folks, is anyone from Bankstown heading to Temora (https://www.facebook.com/events/1-tom-moon-avenue-temora-nsw-2666/temora-vans-rv-fly-in-dinner/1098552046995475/) this weekend?
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