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Old 01-27-2022, 04:17 PM
WiscoMick WiscoMick is offline
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: SE Wisconsin
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Default Initial Results Looking Good

We updated our GTR 200 with the new software today and flew a quick test flight. I checked in with our local approach control and flew directly away from their location, doing radio checks every 5 miles. The radio acted completely normal with good coms out to 60NM. I need to do a proper IFR cross country to verify that all is completely good to go but the software fix is looking very promising.
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Old 02-07-2022, 01:15 PM
Denok Denok is offline
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Quebec City, Qc.
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On that same note, does anyone know if the GNC 355 has an interlock. It is not documented in any Garmin manuals.
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Flying RV-7, C-GUED
Quebec City, Canada
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Old 02-07-2022, 04:31 PM
Eric Minnis Eric Minnis is offline
Join Date: Feb 2020
Location: Burlington, NC
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I updated my software and also performed another inspection of my installation just to be sure nothing I did was causing the issue. I did find less than ideal grounding of my antenna. I went as far as adding a ground strap to just to be completely sure.

I have 2 flights and the issue seems to be gone. I can't 100% say it was the software. It could have been my less than great grounding of the antenna. Either way- it seems to be working well now.
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