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Forum: Safety 01-14-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,598
Posted By Greg Baron

A concise description of hexavalent chromium toxicity from OSHA.
Forum: Reviews 10-28-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,623
Posted By Greg Baron
Smile RV Transition Training

I recently enjoyed the privilege of flying with Alex DeDominicis of Midlothian, TX (Dallas area) for transitioning from a P337H to a RV10.
Alex is a gentleman and attentive instructor with a proper...
Forum: Fiberglass 09-17-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,260
Posted By Greg Baron
Consider Click Bond wing tip nut plate kit. The...

Consider Click Bond wing tip nut plate kit. The adhesive “pool” around the nut plate give a generous surface area. The installation is smooth and quick.
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 04-13-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,595
Posted By Greg Baron
Try a P337. Single engine ceiling is 14K. Engine...

Try a P337. Single engine ceiling is 14K. Engine out handles like a heavy 210. Probably the most stable IFR approach craft in the air.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-07-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,869
Posted By Greg Baron
A general rule of thumb is a decrease in pO2...

A general rule of thumb is a decrease in pO2 saturation of 1% point per 1k of altitude with sea level at 99%. Living at increased altitudes results in multiple compensatory physiological changes such...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-22-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,833
Posted By Greg Baron
Note from Andair

Relaying a response from Andair in May.

On May 29, 2019, at 07:45, Owen Phillips <> wrote:

Hi Greg,
They are all the same pumps, we just set the pressure relief...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,334
Posted By Greg Baron
Stein has 2 solutions to connect the Garmin 3/16...

Stein has 2 solutions to connect the Garmin 3/16 in metal to the 1/4 in tubing. Either apush on adapter or combination od brass fittings.
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-23-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,297
Posted By Greg Baron
I see 2 advantages of a high speed air drill. The...

I see 2 advantages of a high speed air drill. The burr is less prominent and the air drill starts and stops almost instantly. This really increases your efficiency.
Forum: GPS 11-01-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,200
Posted By Greg Baron
Do not paint

Garmin GA 35 and 57X antennas admonish DO NOT PAINT imprinted on on the units.
Forum: RV-10 06-28-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,690
Posted By Greg Baron
I will attend with my son and grandaughter

Reserve for 3 souls for Sunday.
Thank you,
Greg Baron
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-13-2017, 12:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,625
Posted By Greg Baron
Hat Sighting

The Antarctica Penninsula January 2017.
Forum: RV-10 03-12-2017, 10:54 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 21,590
Posted By Greg Baron
Please forward a copy of your POH for the RV 10...

Please forward a copy of your POH for the RV 10 to:

Thank you for your effort!
Greg Baron
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-25-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,902
Posted By Greg Baron
Dead Battery

Most certified aircraft have small-even D cell packs- to provide a current to excite the alternator. Should our amateur craft have something similar?
Forum: RV-10 02-29-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,618
Posted By Greg Baron
I am utilizing a GMA 35 which sits on top of and...

I am utilizing a GMA 35 which sits on top of and behind the GTN 750.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-14-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,826
Posted By Greg Baron
Ear protection

Protecting young ears from aircraft noise is so very important. While it may be a challenge, the low frequency noise of any aircraft RV's included can be quite injurious. All of us should be...
Forum: Primers 04-23-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,412
Posted By Greg Baron
Interesting approach to metal preparation for coating

Look up the following YouTube clip describing metal surface preparation by Dan Gelbart. I found it most useful.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,574
Posted By Greg Baron
Oxygen system

Mountain High Oxygen systems utilizes CGA540. It is my understanding that the medical system is not really designed for vibration situations. I had a washer "combust" during a surgical procedure in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,751
Posted By Greg Baron
Steinair has the switches you are interested in...

Steinair has the switches you are interested in and can provide the labeling also.
Forum: COMM 07-19-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,467
Posted By Greg Baron
One or two

I had a Nav **** out 2 miles from the COS LOM. Nice time for really good backup already set. With a threat of a missed approach, a second NAV set for the initial missed approach segment is really...
Forum: RV-10 04-01-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 17,240
Posted By Greg Baron
Turbine Solutions notes 36 GPH fuel burn. They do...

Turbine Solutions notes 36 GPH fuel burn. They do not breakdown by altitude. The economics do not pencil out except if 100LL disappears without an alternative.
Forum: RV-10 02-01-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,543
Posted By Greg Baron
Fuel management

My plan is to position filters beneath each seat for the two tank feeds. The pump per say is rarely a problem. Annual access to the filters is simplified. The red cube will be forward of the...
Forum: RV-10 11-06-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,039
Posted By Greg Baron
Consider utilizing an expandable shower curtain...

Consider utilizing an expandable shower curtain rod. They offer good force application and are easy to apply and adjust. I placed my naca vents both fore and aft and Safe Air static ports with good...
Forum: RV-10 07-31-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,015
Posted By Greg Baron
3 blade vs 2 blade

Note the prop diamters. Shorter means lower tip velocity, less noise, usually less vibration, and improved ground clearance.
Forum: RV-10 06-17-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,769
Posted By Greg Baron

QB wings in the background?
Forum: RV-10 06-07-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By Greg Baron

Assure that the forward protrusion of the radio stack does not impinge on the forward rib F-1044A. I do not know the length of the units. I had to have a panel rebuilt due to protrusion of GTN 750...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-05-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 12,572
Posted By Greg Baron
The perferct knot

A very secure method of tying a knot in slippery materials such as the waxed flat material from ACS is:

place three throws initially-tighten
follow with two throws-tighten
secure with an additional...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-03-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,180
Posted By Greg Baron

Consider 3M VHB double sided tape. It is absolutely tenacious. Use the velcro that does not have an adhesive on it. Also utilizing a smaller piece of velcro may work better for you.
Forum: RV-9/9A 09-17-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,822
Posted By Greg Baron

The Skybolt website has an excellent installation video for RV's.

Greg Baron
Forum: RV-10 07-09-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 17,114
Posted By Greg Baron

I plan to arrive early Monday AM and depart Thursday AM in my P337. I will be camping again. Awaiting shipping of my panel from Stein for my 10.
Forum: RV-10 06-15-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,130
Posted By Greg Baron
Replacement flap motor

Allied Electronics has both 12 and 24v motors. Usher manufacturing will press on a worm gear onto a 24v motor if you purchase it from Allied and send it to them.

As avionics get more sophisticated...
Forum: RV-10 04-20-2011, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,461
Posted By Greg Baron
Rick Gray has a 3 blade Whirlwind on his F1...

Rick Gray has a 3 blade Whirlwind on his F1 Rocket. Absolutely beauriful and fast.
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