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Forum: RV General Discussion/News Yesterday, 05:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 246
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Around $10 a can at Lowes / Home Depot. It may...

Around $10 a can at Lowes / Home Depot. It may not be sitting on the shelf at your store and might need to be ordered but that is what advertised on the web.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-20-2022, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By pazmanyflyer
They've tried. Here's an email response from...

They've tried. Here's an email response from Blake at Flyboys regarding this topic when I asked them about it in May of 2021.

"Thanks for getting in touch. I had been in talks with the original...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-12-2022, 05:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 859
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The hex pushrods are a part from the 9 model...

The hex pushrods are a part from the 9 model which are a little longer than called out for the pushrods on the 7. Trim them down to the specified length per the 7 plans.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-12-2022, 11:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
And this is what I'm currently doing. My hope was...

And this is what I'm currently doing. My hope was to source the quick and easy way to reroute the ducting without modifying anything.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-12-2022, 11:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Thanks but the height still causes interference.

Thanks but the height still causes interference.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-12-2022, 11:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
It is not round. It is oval and wraps around 2...

It is not round. It is oval and wraps around 2 tail pipes parallel to each other so there is no option to rotate this dual heat muff.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-12-2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Tried. No response to my inquiry in a week. My...

Tried. No response to my inquiry in a week. My hangar neighbor gave me a contact. We'll see if he can mod my cover. Stand by.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-11-2022, 04:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
No worries. Thank you for looking!

No worries. Thank you for looking!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-11-2022, 03:10 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
It all depends on which oil filter housing you...

It all depends on which oil filter housing you have. Some housing have a male threaded nipple on the housing that allow the filter(with a female threaded insert) to screw right on. Some housing have...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-10-2022, 10:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Much appreciated. Thanks!

Much appreciated. Thanks!
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-10-2022, 09:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
2" scat. The problem is the current location of...

2" scat. The problem is the current location of the straight up rear flange holds the scat bend (almost 90) onto the mount and does not allow any slack. Trying to direct the hose away from the mount...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-10-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
ISO scat duct adapter

Looking for a 45 scat tube adapter for my heat muff. Anyone know a source?
Or I could have the flange removed and a new flange rewelded at an angle. Any aluminum Tig welders in the Phoenix, AZ area...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-10-2022, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 872
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The Princeton Electronics probe ownership...

The Princeton Electronics probe ownership (https://www.princeton-electronics.com/) has been sold/transferred and they are now sold and supported by Red Avionics at https://www.redavionics.com/
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-07-2022, 06:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,357
Posted By pazmanyflyer
PM sent regarding instrument cover.

PM sent regarding instrument cover.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-04-2022, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,357
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I'll take the cover. At hangar now. I'll PM you...

I'll take the cover. At hangar now. I'll PM you later with address and where to send shipping $.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-04-2022, 07:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,390
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Pictures posted as requested. 30459 30460

Pictures posted as requested.
30459 30460
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-02-2022, 12:11 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 15,739
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Per Mr Braly of GAMI states the G100UL is mixable...

Per Mr Braly of GAMI states the G100UL is mixable with 100LL without issue. His OSH22 presentation explains most of the logistics of mixing or switching to G100UL. Note this is the saga upto OSH22...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-29-2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,769
Posted By pazmanyflyer
That looks...

That looks...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-26-2022, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I think you see the 10 as the fitting size and...

I think you see the 10 as the fitting size and not the thread per inch? Example: the oil temp sensor is 5/16-18 thread so it would be 135* per the chart. I have to look up what the oil screen thread...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2022, 05:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,542
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Started disassembly for final...

Started disassembly for final assembly!

29841

Changing out drain back hoses and clamps while I have full access too!

29842
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-19-2022, 04:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,380
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I don't see me needing the colder temp o-ring so...

I don't see me needing the colder temp o-ring so I went with the AS568-222's (I have Matco) from the O-ring store. Min. $5 order so ordered 5 of them at $1.04/each and I'm not required to order 95...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-18-2022, 03:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,380
Posted By pazmanyflyer
To be more clear I was asking if the o-ring will...

To be more clear I was asking if the o-ring will fit both the Cleveland and Matco caliper / pucks? Or are they for the Cleveland only?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-18-2022, 01:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,380
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Cleveland VS Matco

Older kits had Cleveland brakes and the newer kits are Matco. Van's website says that the o-ring fits Cleveland. Nothing is mentioned about Matco. Are the o-rings interchangeable between the two...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-16-2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By pazmanyflyer
1 - Ethernet port 2 - USB ports (Oops...make that...

1 - Ethernet port
2 - USB ports (Oops...make that 3 with the one wired to the main harness as mentioned below)
2 - Network cable
1 - main EFIS/engine cable
29603

You can then purchase a separate USB...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 08-13-2022, 10:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,108
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Washer wrenches

They are called washer wrenches. You can find them at Aircraft Spruce, Wicks, The Yard Store and others.
https://www.wicksaircraft.com/wp-content/uploads/importedmedia/W_A_1.jpg
Forum: Alternative Engines 08-02-2022, 02:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,988
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Was that...

Was that RV-4T?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsRLFXirq4o
Forum: RV-15 07-30-2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 100,936
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Waiting/watching for the 540 to be incorporated.

Waiting/watching for the 540 to be incorporated.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-26-2022, 01:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,645
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Scott and Tanya...

Scott and Tanya Card
https://elift.cardmachineworks.com/product/e-lift/
https://photos.smugmug.com/photos/i-TXTxnBC/0/c46793db/S/i-TXTxnBC-S.jpg

Here's the...
Forum: RV-15 07-21-2022, 01:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,710
Posted By pazmanyflyer
RV-15 on the move east!

The 15 is headed to OSH!

28415
Photo from Van's Aircraft FB page.
Forum: Alternative Engines 07-19-2022, 11:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,988
Posted By pazmanyflyer
RV7T build by Turbaero

RV7T build (RV7AT actually) should be interesting to watch.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZwGshhB6sk
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-19-2022, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,748
Posted By pazmanyflyer
FYI - Email from 12/2019 states he will...

FYI - Email from 12/2019 states he will deactivate the email above and listed this as the new one to contact him at Brenz4ba@gmail.com
Forum: Alternative Engines 07-19-2022, 12:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 374
Posted By pazmanyflyer
AC-AERO E330J/G engine at Airventure

Still interested in the clean sheet diesel design from AC-AERO? Yeah I see your eyes rolling...Anyways here's a recent FB post:

"We'll be at EAA AirVenture in just a few weeks with the HAWK™ E330J/G...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-17-2022, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,748
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I needed the same. I bought a set from an RV4...

I needed the same. I bought a set from an RV4 owner to put on my 7. Sent an email to address above with no reply in 2 weeks. I guess I'm on my own to fab my own tongues.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 07-12-2022, 10:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,969
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Direct link to Van's instructions....

Direct link to Van's instructions. https://www.vansaircraft.com/faq-technical-builder-items/wing-incidence-drilling/
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-07-2022, 09:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I replaced it with a 15 pin connector kit from...

I replaced it with a 15 pin connector kit from Dynon. I like their connector better in ever way. It will also match the rest of my connectors in the plane in both looks and wire terminations ie...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-06-2022, 09:18 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Here and other places I'm...

Here and other places I'm sure.
https://usaoilfilters.com/product/threaded-fitting-3-4x16-x-3-4x16/
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-06-2022, 09:03 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
It is the the 3/416 X 3/416 threaded fitting....

It is the the 3/416 X 3/416 threaded fitting. Some oil housing may not have the thread mount so you need to add...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-06-2022, 05:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Here's a side by side image of filters. The K&N...

Here's a side by side image of filters. The K&N is smaller and allows more room.

I don't think the tool (top in 1st picture) is anything special. You could use a strap wrench too.

(Images grabbed...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-06-2022, 01:09 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yes it does. I missed that one. Bummer. I guess...

Yes it does. I missed that one. Bummer. I guess it'll take one more oil change before it pays for itself. Off to the airport!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-06-2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Per the link above I just ordered the S-15...

Per the link above I just ordered the S-15 ($189.00) with 2 additional quad o-rings ($2.00 each) for a total of $193.00 with free shipping from usaoilfilters.com. I won't need the double threaded...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-06-2022, 11:09 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Which outfit did you order it from?

Which outfit did you order it from?
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-06-2022, 09:44 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,475
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Here is the thread I think you where looking...

Here is the thread I think you where looking for:

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=205885&highlight=s-15

I'm in the same boat. Looking at first engine start in a few months and...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-29-2022, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 583
Posted By pazmanyflyer
It's been a while (a long while) and I'm no...

It's been a while (a long while) and I'm no engine expert but I recall something about a phase 3 camshaft being where the profile of the cam lobes are ground to a different spec than standard. I...
Forum: Alternative Engines 06-22-2022, 10:30 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,807
Posted By pazmanyflyer
When you start your message there is a paperclip...

When you start your message there is a paperclip icon at the top next to a smiley face.
1. Click the icon.
2. Browse for and select the photo(s) you want to insert as the attachment(s).
3. Upload...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 06-22-2022, 09:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 957
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Van's gives the instructions for NPT...

Van's gives the instructions for NPT installations as Wirejock describes above in Section 5. Specifically 5.27 Fluid Fittings.
https://www.vansaircraft.com/service-information-and-revisions/5/

For...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-09-2022, 12:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Procedure should be the same for the...

Procedure should be the same for the HDX.
https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&q=Dynon+HDX+with+Autopilot+servo+calibration#kpvalbx=_GUKiYrGJBsmgkPIPj-Ww2AM32

Also see Section 6.3...
Forum: RV-6/6A 06-09-2022, 12:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By pazmanyflyer
My 2 cents...Not sure of the 6's pedal...

My 2 cents...Not sure of the 6's pedal adjustability. If it's like the 7 then they are by moving the entire pedal assembly to the rear most mounting hole. This is of course if they were build it at...
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-30-2022, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 958
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Clearance for the top #1 cylinder spark plug.

Clearance for the top #1 cylinder spark plug.
Forum: RV-4 05-20-2022, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 848
Posted By pazmanyflyer
As advised by Mel do not bend the rods. The...

As advised by Mel do not bend the rods. The opening will need to be opened a little more for clearance. Here are my pics for a visual reference. Note: This is a -7 model.

26022 26023 26024 26025...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-22-2022, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 846
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Drawings OP-35 (FI) 25005 OP-35 (carb) 25006

Drawings OP-35 (FI)
25005

OP-35 (carb)
25006
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-15-2022, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 880
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Install on my -M1B with Vetterman 4-pipe...

Install on my -M1B with Vetterman 4-pipe exhaust:

Picture:
24695

Instructions:
24696

For install on the Vetterman cross over exhaust see drawing OP-33
24697
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-07-2022, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,455
Posted By pazmanyflyer
McFarlane...

McFarlane vernier-assist
https://www.mcfarlaneaviation.com/products/category/vernier-assist-throttle-controls/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-06-2022, 04:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,732
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Everyone is trying to find out the answer to that...

Everyone is trying to find out the answer to that question too. Nothing against Stewbronco's attempt but he tried to carry on a "Group buy" here on VAF and that is a DR no-no rule. So the post was...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-05-2022, 05:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,632
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The infamous Dan Horton. Page 4 - Post...

The infamous Dan Horton. Page 4 - Post #38
https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=37835&page=4
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-03-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,767
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Wings bolted on for good!

A big day for Penni (RV7) today. She had her wings permanently attached with the close tolerance wing bolts! Tom stopped by to help me again today. As most know you can build most of this plane...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-02-2022, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The fitting includes a nut, washer and o-ring....

The fitting includes a nut, washer and o-ring. You install fitting to orientation then tighten nut/washer/o-ring for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-01-2022, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 607
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Van's instructions say 3/8" min - 1/2" max...

Van's instructions say 3/8" min - 1/2" max between the baffles and the cowl. I made mine my index finger width apart all the way around. That's somewhere in the 1/2"-5/8".
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-23-2022, 04:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 813
Posted By pazmanyflyer
A few choices out there...

Walter Tondu has them for most models at http://www.rv7-a.com/n447rv_documents.htm
His RV7A specific one is http://rv7-a.com/tools/RV-7A-Weight-Balance.xls
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-16-2022, 11:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,643
Posted By pazmanyflyer
This is the unit I have at the hangar. So far it...

This is the unit I have at the hangar. So far it has done everything Carl has mentioned without fail. I just made some long leads and connected direct to battery. It acts as an alternator would so...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-15-2022, 10:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,617
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The 111 is a taller filter than the 110.

The 111 is a taller filter than the 110.
Forum: RV-10 03-12-2022, 10:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 713
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yes I am. See 1.14 seconds into video. Vans...

Yes I am. See 1.14 seconds into video. Vans prototype builder Scott McDaniel using West System.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pn9FMtOCS7U
Forum: RV-10 03-12-2022, 07:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 713
Posted By pazmanyflyer
West System Epoxy. You can get it at West Marine...

West System Epoxy. You can get it at West Marine if you have one local.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-14-2022, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Definitely Jay Pratt as Mike has posted above ^....

Definitely Jay Pratt as Mike has posted above ^. Jay doesn't mess around with completion times. 50+ RV's under his belt.
Forum: COMM 02-11-2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,182
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Jim Weir wrote an article in Kitplanes regarding...

Jim Weir wrote an article in Kitplanes regarding this very topic.

Aero ‘lectrics: Rubber ducky, you're the one. By Jim Weir - February 8,...
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