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Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 12-06-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 555
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I'm happy to see the companies support for their...

I'm happy to see the companies support for their staff. I'm sure their tech call center deserves these!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-03-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Here's the...

Here's the...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 12-01-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,017
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Buy a MS21042-5 All-metal Hex Stop Nut from...

Buy a MS21042-5 All-metal Hex Stop Nut from Spruce. A lot of builders and better "knowers" than myself prefer all metal nuts in the FWF area anyways. It's what I did and it works...
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 11-25-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,426
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yeah they're working on that. Turbine...

Yeah they're working on that. Turbine Tucano-R

https://www.flyinglegendusa.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/image-6.png
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-22-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,384
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Contact Chad directly. Chad Jensen Astronics...

Contact Chad directly.

Chad Jensen
Astronics AES, Vertical Power
chad.jensen@astronics.com
Forum: Photography 11-22-2021, 06:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 23,314
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Click the image in the link to show the actual...

Click the image in the link to show the actual picture. Right click on image and choose copy image location. Then paste that url using image insert icon. At the end of the text string is the image...
Forum: Fiberglass 11-21-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 850
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Epoxy die/tint from West Marine.

Epoxy die/tint from West Marine.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-11-2021, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,437
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Do as described above. Oops rivet aka NAS1097...

Do as described above. Oops rivet aka NAS1097 over-size shank rivets. The head size remains the same as a 3/32 rivet and those that don't know will never see the...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-05-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Try Jim Moss at DVT. ATP, CFII, A&P IA Northside...

Try Jim Moss at DVT.
ATP, CFII, A&P IA
Northside Aviation
(520) 440-2191

OR

Bruce Baker at Plane Training located at Stellar Airpark
(605) 939-9326
Note: Rapid City is base for Plane Training but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-03-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I see you have an 8A. Here's what Van's offers....

I see you have an 8A. Here's what Van's offers. Note: It says not intended for other models so you might be on your own for your 8A.

ACCESS PANEL KIT for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-28-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,121
Posted By pazmanyflyer
$680 for $75K, not in motion builders risk only...

$680 for $75K, not in motion builders risk only for RV7 in April. Went up $80 from last year for same project in same hangar at same airport.
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-19-2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,595
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I have never seen a strobe on the inside of the...

I have never seen a strobe on the inside of the leading edge landing light bay.

For the landing/taxi lights look into Flyleds.com

Triple spot light would be good and an easy R/R...
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-18-2021, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 483
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The 7 and 9 are essentially the same fuselage in...

The 7 and 9 are essentially the same fuselage in dimension and construction.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-07-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 360
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Post the question in the Temp / Test / Misc....

Post the question in the Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) section.
https://vansairforce.net/community/forumdisplay.php?s=&daysprune=30&f=11

Then you can post in the Classifieds...
Forum: RV-14 09-28-2021, 11:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,587
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Standard build or quick build? If quick build...

Standard build or quick build?

If quick build you should be fine. If standard (slow) build then at least double the 3/32. The wings and fuse take a lot of clecos even if you space them every other...
Forum: Interiors 09-27-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Try this https://cloudconvert.com/dxf-to-svg

Try this https://cloudconvert.com/dxf-to-svg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2021, 01:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Oops :o. Paul is correct. I soldered the...

Oops :o. Paul is correct. I soldered the nav/strobe kit together. Not needed for the landing /taxi lights. So now it's even easier! :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-23-2021, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yes you can use the same wiring. Flyleds give you...

Yes you can use the same wiring. Flyleds give you instructions to use existing wiring. The install is not hard at all. Most of your work is done. All you'll be doing is modifying the light mounting...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-21-2021, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Thrust button, vacuum pump gear. P/N 72962 from...

Thrust button, vacuum pump gear. P/N 72962 from my IO360M1B parts catalog.
Forum: Tools 09-15-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,002
Posted By pazmanyflyer
There are also the rib flange holes you will have...

There are also the rib flange holes you will have to deal with that all these will not easily reach. You should really consider one of the in/out deburring tools for holes. You may think holy cow...
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-12-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By pazmanyflyer
1. Squeeze tabs to connector then pull from vp-x....

1. Squeeze tabs to connector then pull from vp-x. They're snug so it'll take some good wiggling (while still squeezing) to get it off.
2. Use a small flat screw driver at center edge to popup the...
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-31-2021, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 723
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Finish kit along with the cowling.

Finish kit along with the cowling.
Forum: RV-14 08-31-2021, 01:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,436
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Flyleds (https://flyleds.com/) for my TD...

Flyleds (https://flyleds.com/) for my TD 7.
https://d2j6dbq0eux0bg.cloudfront.net/images/6710012/851705646.jpg

The 14 can fit the 7...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-27-2021, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 937
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Look for the latest overhaul manual / parts...

Look for the latest overhaul manual / parts catalog for your engine. There should be a list in the appendix which contains the superseded part numbers and cross references old part numbers to the...
Forum: Safety 08-27-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 17,995
Posted By pazmanyflyer
It did. 15109

It did.

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Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-25-2021, 11:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 675
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Here's a good thread with...

Here's a good thread with pictures.
https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=82498
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-16-2021, 06:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 591
Posted By pazmanyflyer
As Paul mentioned Van's has what you need for the...

As Paul mentioned Van's has what you need for the addition.

https://shop.vansaircraft.com/cgi-bin/shop.cgi?ident=1629149354-186-591&browse=airframe&product=rsr-pedals
Forum: RV-14 08-10-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,199
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Doesn't the 14 have a wedge at the trailing edge...

Doesn't the 14 have a wedge at the trailing edge that still needs to be riveted later?
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-09-2021, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,259
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Rob, You'll need to study the cowl attach detail...

Rob,

You'll need to study the cowl attach detail in the upper left corner of drawing 45. No specific dims but gives you start/stop location for the hinges.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-30-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Look 6 pages further at figure 1-5, crankcase...

Look 6 pages further at figure 1-5, crankcase attaching parts. There they specify what is used which is 1/4-20 by X length.
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-19-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,235
Posted By pazmanyflyer
McFarlane

McFarlane for the win!

https://www.mcfarlaneaviation.com/products/category/controls-push-pull/documents/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,499
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Finished interior smoke plumbing

Finally made the decision as to which QC to use on my smoke system. Received them on Wed and finished installing interior plumbing Sat.

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-17-2021, 11:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,134
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Here's my smoke-system-helper setup

A lot of requests as to what QC John used. I asked him myself a while back too. I do not know which John used but followed suite with purchases of hose and QC from US Plastic Corp (USP).

I used the...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 07-17-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,002
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Airflow Performance

You can get replacement nozzles lines from Airflow Performance.

https://airflowperformance.com/index.php/product/nozzle-line-ss/
Forum: Interiors 07-16-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,244
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Correct. They are no longer Bison Mountain. They...

Correct. They are no longer Bison Mountain. They now go by Mission Bags. Here's their website http://missionbags.com/rv-flight-bag/
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-16-2021, 04:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,986
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Jay's new RV8 pics from his FB posting: 13715...

Jay's new RV8 pics from his FB posting:

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-15-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,868
Posted By pazmanyflyer
EAA INFO: Question: What about DPEs? Do I need a...

EAA INFO:

Question:
What about DPEs? Do I need a LODA to get a practical test in my Experimental/Limited/Primary Category aircraft?

Answer:
DPEs act as a representative of the Administrator during...
Forum: Reviews 07-08-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,071
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Right. Still waiting for the FI taildragger...

Right. Still waiting for the FI taildragger version.
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-07-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,680
Posted By pazmanyflyer
For the complete conversion there is "The Works"...

For the complete conversion there is "The Works" from Flyleds.com...
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-06-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,231
Posted By pazmanyflyer
55watt GE H3 halogen...

55watt GE H3 halogen bulb
http://duckworksav.com/LELightKits.html
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,462
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Bracket boss with 1/4-20 X 0.0625" threads....

Bracket boss with 1/4-20 X 0.0625" threads. Although the sump may look different, the hardware for the boss mounts the same.

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Bolt from Aircraft Spruce -...
Forum: RV-4 06-22-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,568
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Blog url:...

Blog url:...
Forum: Southeast 06-07-2021, 11:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,388
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Vic and Nick Syracuse at Base Leg Aviation in...

Vic and Nick Syracuse at Base Leg Aviation in Peachtree, GA will get you all squared away. https://baselegaviation.com/
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-13-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 727
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Another option is the BMP from...

Another option is the BMP from FlyEFII.

https://www.flyefii.com/media/BPM_both_part_nos-1.jpg

https://www.flyefii.com/products/boost-pump/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-25-2021, 11:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,741
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Wire runs and bundling done!

Took this past week off and spent the last 9 days at the hangar cleaning up and finishing the wire runs and connections. Replaced almost all the tie wraps with waxed lacing chord. My back is soar...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-22-2021, 08:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 838
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The Lycoming 320 engine variant list states it is...

The Lycoming 320 engine variant list states it is same as E1A but with fixed-pitch propeller. I read that as solid crank.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-03-2021, 12:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,260
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Well if you're looking (or any one else is) I...

Well if you're looking (or any one else is) I have a Dynon 10" Touch for sale. PM me if interested.
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-02-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 681
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yup. The VP-X allows for this when you set it up.

Yup. The VP-X allows for this when you set it up.
Forum: Propellers 03-31-2021, 11:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,581
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Falcon Field Mesa

I had mine done by Andy Elliot. He goes by N729LS here on VAF. He was at Falcon Field in Mesa, AZ. No current contact with him so I'm not sure if he still does Dynamic Prop Balancing but I would try...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,029
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Wing root fairings..check!

Fitting, trimming, drilling oh my!

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 508
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Newest option to post images on VAF

Newest option to post images on VAF
Forum: Alternative Engines 03-16-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 17,548
Posted By pazmanyflyer
UTOOB https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HdqLQEpZoA

UTOOB
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HdqLQEpZoA
Forum: Alternative Engines 03-13-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 17,548
Posted By pazmanyflyer
He states HP increase.

He states HP increase.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-09-2021, 12:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,599
Posted By pazmanyflyer
https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/mepages/pia...

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/mepages/pianohinge.php
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-03-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,789
Posted By pazmanyflyer
That right end is cut at an angle (beveled) and...

That right end is cut at an angle (beveled) and you're looking at the front view. This front view shows you a solid line being the front edge and the dotted line as being the rear edge of the angle...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-23-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,168
Posted By pazmanyflyer
FYI - Might want to read this recent thread...

FYI - Might want to read this recent thread regarding HW tanks.

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=192181&highlight=tank
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-14-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,416
Posted By pazmanyflyer
smoke system

Almost finished the cabin side install of my smoke-system-helper.

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2021, 06:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,319
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Rivets not yet installed. It's clecoed in with...

Rivets not yet installed. It's clecoed in with that hole missing a cleco. There will also be AN3 along the side. I know the bolts are tight there (close tolerance) and I want I do not want to have an...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-08-2021, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 718
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Use your deburring tool...carefully...until it...

Use your deburring tool...carefully...until it fits.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2021, 09:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,319
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Completed right / left fuel supply and vent line...

Completed right / left fuel supply and vent line fabrication.

Note: Nevermind the wire location. I'm not done securing all my runs yet. These will be above the fuel line when complete.

8070 8071...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2021, 10:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,046
Posted By pazmanyflyer
They're plenty open about it. The FWF kit they...

They're plenty open about it. The FWF kit they offer is not required to finish your aircraft. It is a package they put together to better serve their customers over the customer sourcing all these...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,685
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Same here. Everything Dynon but the EFIS was...

Same here. Everything Dynon but the EFIS was through him. The cables are easy to do. Buy the long cable and extra connector kits. Cut down the long cable to specific lengths for your build. Cheaper...
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-03-2021, 04:25 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 151,609
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Annoying for sure. Luckily I saw that proximity...

Annoying for sure. Luckily I saw that proximity issue mentioned by previous builders. When it was time for it I moved the FW fuel penetration 5/8" away from the contactor for clearance and just...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-28-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,379
Posted By pazmanyflyer
KFHU-KDHT-KMLE

https://navmonster.com/flight/KFHU-KDHT-KMLE&

This gives you 1 stop with your 2 hour legs. Keeps you on the south side of the big rocks going NE. Dalhart, TX is a good stop when traveling from...
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