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Old 03-29-2021, 10:03 AM
Michael Henning Michael Henning is offline
 
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Default King G3X course

I have a GPS175 in my plane and took the King GTN650/750 course figuring the logic would be the same, and it was. I found the King course to be thorough and well presented. I am now really good with the GPS175. I know there are a lot of G3X guys out here, and I would love to see King Schools come out with a course for it. If you are in agreement, please call King and let them know.
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Old 03-29-2021, 12:35 PM
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The Garmin YouTube channel has a ton of really good videos - that’s how I learned to use mine (along with a lot of AVGas). The ones that were of most value I think were the videos on how to use the autopilot.
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Old 03-29-2021, 01:20 PM
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Default Demo Mode

You know you can put the G3X Touch in demo mode by holding the Direct button while powering it on.

I have been using demo mode some while I am building my new panel and it is not in the plane.
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Old 03-29-2021, 01:57 PM
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I have a GPS175 in my plane and took the King GTN650/750 course figuring the logic would be the same, and it was. I found the King course to be thorough and well presented. I am now really good with the GPS175. I know there are a lot of G3X guys out here, and I would love to see King Schools come out with a course for it. If you are in agreement, please call King and let them know.
(80”)854-1001

Totally agree...I just gave the KING people a call and suggested the G3X course.
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Old 03-29-2021, 03:58 PM
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I would love to have such a course available.
Great need to be able to practice use of G3X Touch at home.
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Old 03-30-2021, 03:59 AM
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The Garmin YouTube channel has a ton of really good videos - that’s how I learned to use mine (along with a lot of AVGas). The ones that were of most value I think were the videos on how to use the autopilot.

I didn't have any problem using the GMC autopilot in our Sling. But, I need to find out how to configure my 507 in my RV9A (G3X touch). I haven't found anybody that can/will do a step by step instruction with me. I'm a "show-me" guy, not here it is.....read it.
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