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Forum: RV-9/9A Yesterday, 12:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By BH1166
Use steal brush on cordless drill to remove all...

Use steal brush on cordless drill to remove all proseal from exterior edge, get the screws out.

Take 2-3 inch putty knife and sharpen the edge. Hit with hammer at as low as an angle you can , in the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-15-2022, 02:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 417
Posted By BH1166
I just purchased/installed Sport 10.1. Display...

I just purchased/installed Sport 10.1. Display is the same , yes there are other differences. Here is one such response when asked about moving map , they are not the sectional, some abilities with...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-14-2022, 02:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 981
Posted By BH1166
Don’t ream if not needed per wobble test right?

Don’t ream if not needed per wobble test right?
Forum: Tools 08-14-2022, 02:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 465
Posted By BH1166
I have this for $40 and very happy with all I’ve...

I have this for $40 and very happy with all I’ve asked it to do. Long reach, semi rigid. Found a leak in tank baffle with it. Ive used at home to look down sink drain…not for looking 90...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-14-2022, 08:15 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 120,897
Posted By BH1166
Took me a while to find, but look at section 9-3,...

Took me a while to find, but look at section 9-3, page 9-5 speaks to the other component to getting winds correct….airspeed. This info is not EFIS specific, hard to...
Forum: Reviews 08-06-2022, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 264
Posted By BH1166
Lightbulb I-20 West to AL

Here ya go

http://www.gkairshows.com/
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 08-05-2022, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 661
Posted By BH1166
The look like Lemke out if Germany….. like mine.

The look like Lemke out if Germany….. like mine.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-02-2022, 05:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,405
Posted By BH1166
Price

Looked at site couldn’t find. What was cost for a set for your engine.

Thanks
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2022, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By BH1166
I hear ya Brad and Keith….. just like to know the...

I hear ya Brad and Keith….. just like to know the problem before starting to replacing parts. Thanks
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2022, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By BH1166
Bill … Skytec 149NL I believe has a solenoid on...

Bill … Skytec 149NL I believe has a solenoid on the starter. Brian Decker mentioned this in a post I found doing searches for solution. My older 6A has starter and master solenoid on the cool side...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2022, 01:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By BH1166
Honeywell AML series is the start.

Honeywell AML series is the start.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2022, 01:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Tim, diode on both start solenoid and one...

Thanks Tim, diode on both start solenoid and one on master.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2022, 01:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By BH1166
Typo found by Noel….. B&C Alternator charging...

Typo found by Noel….. B&C Alternator charging output 13.9…..

Click, no rotation at all. Just went to hangar cleaning plane, bumped starter….it moved.

Thanks, edited post
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-31-2022, 09:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,243
Posted By BH1166
CLICK…..OH NO !

Full disclosure…. Flew to OSH last Thursday, overnighted in IN, I left MASTER ON only, my GRT EIS 4000 running all night =12 hours z(no switch, on with Master)

Crossed fingers, primed well, three...
Forum: Midwest 07-23-2022, 05:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,005
Posted By BH1166
In From Georgia

Landed Friday noon. In HBC ROW 315 close to the end. Yeah !

Butch
N72TX
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-20-2022, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By BH1166
Sure, the majority on VAF don’t pay the small fee...

Sure, the majority on VAF don’t pay the small fee to keep it up and running. You asked a question, you received 2 answers pretty quick, both correct, same.

Cheap $$$ for great help… from A&Ps
Forum: GPS 07-19-2022, 08:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 771
Posted By BH1166
Not a electronic guru, but most all gps signal...

Not a electronic guru, but most all gps signal issues in my life, boat, car, plane, have been gps antenna. Small puks for me have been smallish black cable with a MCX connector ( weak link I hear). ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2022, 08:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,859
Posted By BH1166
Webb, I have had Hookers with shoulder pads, and...

Webb, I have had Hookers with shoulder pads, and replaced due to age with Crow no shoulder pads. I notice no difference.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-14-2022, 05:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 645
Posted By BH1166
Jeff, I used it about a year ago, no issues. ...

Jeff, I used it about a year ago, no issues. Also, the volume used is about an ounce in the bottle. Pretty benign stuff per my research, the dilution in a crank 1oz to 5-7 qts …. Worked for me. ...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-13-2022, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,024
Posted By BH1166
Jack they don’t dimple or ding while flying, I’m...

Jack they don’t dimple or ding while flying, I’m pretty sure it won’t on the ground. Mine not in rain often, but never had any issues. Go fly…enjoy the journey.
Forum: ADS-B 07-12-2022, 04:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,708
Posted By BH1166
I purchased a EchoUAT with GRT SafeFly WAAS GPS...

I purchased a EchoUAT with GRT SafeFly WAAS GPS from GRT, all integrated with my old Sport SX, and seamlessly recently with my Sport 10.1 . ADSB antenna IN/OUT looks like a regular TED antenna...
Forum: Photography 07-11-2022, 03:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By BH1166
GoPro has a remote

GoPro has a remote
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-11-2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By BH1166
Wow

And to think there are those that struggle to pay $20 a year.

KUDOS Mel/Mahlon
Forum: Reviews 07-07-2022, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By BH1166
KUDOS DC

5 year warranty, that includes repairs bringing back to new status. Nothing ever on my head but David Clark, never will be.

DC One LEMO
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-07-2022, 08:44 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,293
Posted By BH1166
BJ much oil in the filter after oil drained? ...

BJ much oil in the filter after oil drained? Much of a mess when removed ?
Forum: Propellers 07-07-2022, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 742
Posted By BH1166
Why I own ground adjustable prop. My opinion is...

Why I own ground adjustable prop. My opinion is 75 more rpm won’t make much if any difference in anything but what the tach reads.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-29-2022, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 406
Posted By BH1166
If it fits these parameters, it should work…....

If it fits these parameters, it should work…. Garmin antenna… can’t speak to the adapter’s ability.

The GPS provides 3V to the antenna, max 60 mA. Recommended gain 10-30 dB. We used to include...
Forum: Autopilots 06-29-2022, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By BH1166
My Old Sport SX and New 10.1 Sport

All setting at 100….after 500 hours in past 4 years, I wouldn’t change a thing.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By BH1166
FYI… available for 95 cents Aircraft Spruce .

FYI… available for 95 cents Aircraft Spruce .
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2022, 11:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By BH1166
WTB Flap indicator label

Any one have a spare I could purchase. Ray Allen RP3 indicator. I haven’t tried Ray Allen.

Thanks
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-18-2022, 05:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 592
Posted By BH1166
Ya gotta love the level of support you get from...

Ya gotta love the level of support you get from GRT ! Great product and Support.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-18-2022, 04:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 592
Posted By BH1166
Per GRT

1. The stats show the current flight or last flight. The stats are reset when the EFIS detects a take-off by a transition to flight speed. Oil Hours is reset with SET MENU, Graphical Engine...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-17-2022, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 592
Posted By BH1166
I think most seem to reset based on each flight,...

I think most seem to reset based on each flight, eg SFC. I copied your question and asked Jeff. My Sport 10.1 arrived today.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2022, 02:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,322
Posted By BH1166
EXCELLENT! Nothing askew, go fly .

EXCELLENT! Nothing askew, go fly .
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2022, 07:02 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,322
Posted By BH1166
Ive done the same, but never got to that speed...

Ive done the same, but never got to that speed with full flaps ! Thats fast with all that drag. I personally think you are fine, no harm to plane. Also I believe there is much more potential for...
Forum: ADS-B 06-05-2022, 04:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By BH1166
Do a google search ? No, it needs to be right...

Do a google search ? No, it needs to be right side up, facing sky. Nothing unique about it, standard ops for gps pucks/antenna. Yours uses mcx connector, get them on ebay, amazon or...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-03-2022, 10:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,785
Posted By BH1166
Do Not

Cut your cowl and add louvers ….. removing air isn’t your issue, they really don’t do much in my experience/opinion.

If new engine, has it been broken in using factory protocols?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2022, 06:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,781
Posted By BH1166
I used this, lights out in hangar, with black...

I used this, lights out in hangar, with black light flashlight …..glows bright...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-28-2022, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By BH1166
Try this...

Try this link

https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=203742&highlight=GRT
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-24-2022, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,230
Posted By BH1166
Keep the 6A and give it a facelift. Panel,...

Keep the 6A and give it a facelift. Panel, paint, interior. The gains in the 9 world are not what you do most of the time. You cruise right? Dress up the panel, maybe some vinyl to change the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-21-2022, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By BH1166
Remember the altitude you see is adjusted to...

Remember the altitude you see is adjusted to local barometer pressure, what ATC sees and reports back to you is pressure altitude, same as if you rolled the baro input to 29.92. Next time ATC says...
Forum: ADS-B 05-17-2022, 05:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 757
Posted By BH1166
I just installed a GTX327 NEW unit. Had a King...

I just installed a GTX327 NEW unit. Had a King 76A with EchoUAT/ GRT SafeFly gps…..works well.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-16-2022, 06:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,715
Posted By BH1166
Vendor

Who printed up your checkerboard vinyl? Is it a big sheet, strips, individual squares ? Looks nice 👍🏻
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-16-2022, 04:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By BH1166
I see a setting for boot up mode, where upon a...

I see a setting for boot up mode, where upon a change in altitude, the unit goes from STBY to ALT . Set to NO, you have to manually change/press ALT button. I didn’t find a setting where it boots to...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By BH1166
Yeah

All is good now! Thanks again Larry and Steve
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 07:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Steve…, seems simple enough, cut, twist...

Thanks Steve…, seems simple enough, cut, twist POWER and AVIONICS MASTER together, then to power from CB, solder, shrink tube, test !
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 07:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Larry, the 12VDC is coming directly from...

Thanks Larry, the 12VDC is coming directly from the circuit breaker. Im weak in knowledge concerning electronics/electrical things. So I think you are saying “tie the Avionics Master pin to the...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-14-2022, 06:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By BH1166
Transponder power up ON

Moving from stone age to digital age. Replaced King 76a for a new Garmin GTX 327. Using existing wiring for Power, same circuit breaker. I’d like the Garmin to power ON like the King did when...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-10-2022, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 664
Posted By BH1166
If the friggen plates for Cleveland were not...

If the friggen plates for Cleveland were not stupidly expensive, you could have a spare set on the ready. Matco has a service where you send the plates, they populate with new pads, send back for...
Forum: ADS-B 05-08-2022, 04:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,283
Posted By BH1166
I was told by uAvionics tech anything 6 or higher...

I was told by uAvionics tech anything 6 or higher will cause a failure RED in the NIC NAC . Not sure if this is across the board. I found him correct when I was chasing an intermittent GPS antenna...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-07-2022, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,108
Posted By BH1166
Thanks Mike/Larry/John/Keith…. Dim sumsabitches...

Thanks Mike/Larry/John/Keith…. Dim sumsabitches did NOT want to release. Precision hole for the 7 left little to no “wiggle room”. Made a couple tools to shove between, ( I named it :-) ) removed...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-07-2022, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,108
Posted By BH1166
How to remove switches

I need to remove switches for panel upgrade. I can’t determine the manufacturer, in turn can’t determine how these detach. They are individually installed, not a bracket of sorts with all attached....
Forum: Reviews 05-06-2022, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,017
Posted By BH1166
FWIW, the last case I purchased from Spruce...

FWIW, the last case I purchased from Spruce (counter pickup) , the box was printed with AVIATION OIL OUTLET …. odd.
Forum: Reviews 05-05-2022, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,017
Posted By BH1166
Victory issue maybe

Orders
Phillips 66 Victory AW 20w-50 Aviation Engine Oil
BACK ORDERED
Order #123456
1 product totaling $160.00

ORDER PLACED

Apr 8th 2022
LAST UPDATE
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-01-2022, 05:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,066
Posted By BH1166
Mine for past 30 years has worked fine with no...

Mine for past 30 years has worked fine with no wire for ground. The unit is grounded via it being mounted to tank, wing, spar etc….
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2022, 04:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,375
Posted By BH1166
Coryb, in the spirit of being honest, I trust...

Coryb, in the spirit of being honest, I trust this is your proof of concept? It will work !
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-30-2022, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,066
Posted By BH1166
Screw terminal on SW float wire to the EIS, then...

Screw terminal on SW float wire to the EIS, then follow EIS documentation.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2022, 05:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 829
Posted By BH1166
Its a Gerdes reservoir used by many other...

Its a Gerdes reservoir used by many other aircraft. Just a paper gasket per google search. Reading shows some used file folder cardboard stock to make one. I have a roll of gasket material. PM...
Forum: Interiors 04-26-2022, 03:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,272
Posted By BH1166
Isn’t It Great

We have such wonderful options and choices for our interiors. My flying friend’s Classic is really nice. I have Lemeke and it is really nice. From pictures, a VAF member and reputation is all I...
Forum: Fiberglass 04-26-2022, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,946
Posted By BH1166
Built a plastic plane years ago. To create some...

Built a plastic plane years ago. To create some carbon items i took clean, scratch free safety glass, did layups on it, it popped off the glass after curing. Smoooth and shiny! Used same epoxy as...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-26-2022, 08:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By BH1166
Here ya go if you want Cleveland bearings

Here ya go if you want Cleveland bearings
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-26-2022, 04:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,508
Posted By BH1166
Lemon pledge furniture polish/wax. Its a durable...

Lemon pledge furniture polish/wax. Its a durable surface, no big worry on how/what to clean with. I hit my painted WW yesterday with plastic scub brush to remove bugs, then Pledge to remove...
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-26-2022, 04:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 724
Posted By BH1166
Here is tube size you need for 6/7/8/9 nose...

Here is tube size you need for 6/7/8/9 nose tire.

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/lgpages/aeroClassic2t_06-00716.php
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-25-2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,566
Posted By BH1166
Thants Walt, It sill be servicing mostly China...

Thants Walt, It sill be servicing mostly China components. :-)
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