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Forum: RV-14 05-15-2022, 02:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 583
Posted By Wingit
Paint

Has anyone used 3M AC 131 pretreatment on there painting project. I bought a gallon and there are no mixing instruction. Also if you have used this product would like any other info. You might want...
Forum: RV-14 01-20-2022, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 913
Posted By Wingit
Spa carry through bolts

I have been trying to find an answer to that as well. I added the bolt but have not been necessary.
Dave
Forum: Painting your RV 12-26-2021, 07:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,110
Posted By Wingit
Paint

I have decided to paint first and then assemble and have waited as long as possible to finish installing back window, any thoughts about paint first then install window or install window then paint. ...
Forum: RV-14 12-26-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,307
Posted By Wingit
EXP119 Exhaust

I ran the scat tube from the opening on right front baffle under cylinders above intake to a T that runs just behind the oil pan then to each muff.
Forum: RV-14 12-26-2021, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,307
Posted By Wingit
EXP Exhaust

Thanks Dan. It would be good the see the data.
I have the crossover exhaust as plan B if trombone does not perform as expected. Also, It seems that trombone would produce less heat with less...
Forum: RV-14 12-24-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,307
Posted By Wingit
Exp 119 exhausr

i bought both to compare them. After reading the article by Marc Cook Kit Planes Dec 2020, about the intro of the EXP 119, the article made mention of ď the new crossover exhaust system sized and...
Forum: RV-14 08-19-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,769
Posted By Wingit
Heat shield

The plans show a few dimensions and a picture of a completed cowl with shield applied. How many pieces did you apply to cover area shown.

Thanks for your reply and any other info.

Dave
Forum: RV-14 08-19-2021, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,769
Posted By Wingit
Apply cowling heat sheild

I have googled this but not much info. I am looking for best way to lay out and cut pieces of heat shield to apply to cowl. Thank you

Dave
Forum: Engine Monitors 06-01-2021, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By Wingit
GDU460

Stumbled on to solution. I had to add the info to the engine page before anything could be displayed. Thanks
Dave
Forum: Engine Monitors 05-31-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By Wingit
GDU 460

Configuation page showing GEA24 connected to can buss bus GDU does not display info from GEA . It says configuration invalid, where to find how to configure correctly, Thanks
Dave
Forum: Engine Monitors 05-31-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By Wingit
Gdu 460

I have Garmin G3x with single display need to configure system to get engine data from GEA24. Thanks for the help.
Dave
Forum: RV-14 05-25-2021, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,564
Posted By Wingit
G3x configuration

Is the information needed, such as oil temp, oil pressure, fuel pressure, v speeds ect. conveniently listed somewhere that could be used to configure G3x system for RV 14 with YIO-390- exp. ...
Forum: RV-14 04-24-2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,304
Posted By Wingit
Mix batteries

Thanks for the info.
Forum: RV-14 04-24-2021, 10:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,304
Posted By Wingit
Mixing batteries

I have the Oddessey battery that came with theFWF kit and want to install second battery. I have read from previous post the pros and con of the oddessey and earthX batteries. Is there any reason...
Forum: RV-14 04-24-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,209
Posted By Wingit
Fuel filter access with power module

The power module looks like a good place to install circuit breakers but does it create a problem by making it difficult to check the fuel filter. Thanks

Dave
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 04-22-2021, 12:50 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,187
Posted By Wingit
Batteries

With the different discharge parameters of earthx and oddessey batteries would it make sense to have the Earthx for main and starting battery and the Oddessey as a backup in a two battery set up,...
Forum: RV-14 04-10-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,776
Posted By Wingit
Gad27

Thanks for reply. I understand using for landing lights and wig wag function but to dim interior lights you still need a rheostat style switch to initially control the dimming process or is the Gad...
Forum: RV-14 04-10-2021, 02:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,776
Posted By Wingit
Garmin GAD 27

In regard to switching and interfacing with the GAD27 it seem redundant to have a switch for example to control interior lighting and the have the switching running through the GAD 27 when the...
Forum: RV-14 04-10-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,996
Posted By Wingit
New Lycoming 390 EXP 119 data

I have been trying to find data found as a result of testing various system that lend to the final decisions as to induction and exhaust of the new 390 exp engine.
Back in July of last year there was...
Forum: RV-14 04-05-2021, 01:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,214
Posted By Wingit
Vetterman or stock Vans exhaust

I posted this thread along with comment on return oil line solution but think a new thread would be better.

I have Lycoming 390 exp 119. I have exhaust from Vetterman, trombone style, and Vans...
Forum: RV-14 03-23-2021, 09:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,064
Posted By Wingit
To paint or not

I have my baffles assembled and looking for options/opinions about wether to paint, powder coat or leave them naked. Thanks
Dave
Forum: RV-14 03-02-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,030
Posted By Wingit
Limit switches

Thanks for the info. I got a reply from Stein as well, the limit switches are not needed with the Gad27.
Dave
Forum: RV-14 03-02-2021, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,030
Posted By Wingit
Flap limit switches

I am installing GEA24 and GAD27 in a Rv14, the Ray Allen pos sensor goes to GEA 24 and flap support is GAD27, I have read all previous threads and remain uncertain, my question is are the flap limit...
Forum: RV-14 01-04-2021, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,743
Posted By Wingit
Elevator counter weights

Thanks for the reply
Dave
Forum: RV-14 01-03-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,743
Posted By Wingit
Elevator counter weights confusion?

I have checked out all of the different ideas about how to make sure the bolts holding counter weights do not become loose, now I am confused.
1 is it possible to achieve proper toque on the fastener...
Forum: RV-14 12-25-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 22,654
Posted By Wingit
Engine lead time

Odered t bolt 390A model Jan 2019 changed to the exp119 , received the engine in Oct. the catch being you have to wait for FWF kit, baffles,exhaust, cowling conversion. Could be in January more...
Forum: RV-14 10-23-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,418
Posted By Wingit
Weight and balance/exp 119

I am installing the exp 119 engine and it is a few pounds lighter than the A engine. I have my elt mounted back by the HS, would it be a good idea to move the elt forward just behind the baggage...
Forum: RV-14 10-23-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,791
Posted By Wingit
Tech advisor

Thank you!
Forum: RV-14 10-23-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,791
Posted By Wingit
Tech advisor

Looking for a TA in northern Ca. I live 50 miles south of Eureka and there are no TAs locally or surrounding area. I have checked EAA chapters in Fortuna, Willits, Ukiah and Redding. Thank...
Forum: RV-14 10-01-2020, 12:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,814
Posted By Wingit
Lycoming

I ordered 390a model T-bolt in Jan. Changed to the exp 119 and received the engine a week ago. My case, nine months.
Forum: RV-14 09-29-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,748
Posted By Wingit
New exp 119 FWF kit

I received my engine from Lycoming a couple of days ago, I ordered the T-bolt in Jan and was able to switch to the new version. Vans said that FWF kit should be available mid November i wonder if...
Forum: RV-14 09-04-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,918
Posted By Wingit
G3xistall manual

Thanks for the information, very helpful.
Forum: RV-14 09-04-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,918
Posted By Wingit
G3X install manual

Thanks.

Tried that.

No joy.??

Dave
Forum: RV-14 09-04-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,918
Posted By Wingit
G3X install manual

Downloaded G3x install manual to my Ipad. Is there away to get to a specific section without having to scroll through every page.

Dave
Forum: RV-14 08-09-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,051
Posted By Wingit
Zip tips

Thanks for the info.
Dave
Forum: RV-14 08-03-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,234
Posted By Wingit
Exhaust

Spoke to Vetterman, Clint said they would be making exhaust for new 390 version
Dave
Forum: RV-14 08-03-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,051
Posted By Wingit
Zip tips

Does anyone know if ZTs have an affect on Archer antenna or Gmu11
Tanks
Dave
Forum: RV-14 08-02-2020, 03:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,051
Posted By Wingit
Zip tips

Does anyone have Damienís phone number. I have tried his email several times and have not had a response.
Thanks
Dave
Forum: RV-14 07-24-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,051
Posted By Wingit
Zip tips

Thanks for the info.
Dave
Forum: RV-14 07-24-2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,051
Posted By Wingit
Zip tips

Has anyone used or have comments about Aveo Zip Tips

Thank you
Dave
Forum: RV-14 05-16-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,417
Posted By Wingit
Canopy glass

Thanks for the info. As was mentioned After priming it looked great from the inside.
Thanks again
Dave
Forum: RV-14 05-01-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,417
Posted By Wingit
Canopy fiber glass

Thanks. It is a humbling experience.
Forum: RV-14 05-01-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,417
Posted By Wingit
Canopy fiber glass

Just finished laying up fiberglass on canopy. Though I waited about an hour for the first layer to set up the tint added to make it look better from inside was diluted from the next coats . Is...
Forum: RV-14 04-25-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,547
Posted By Wingit
Canopy clips

Thanks. If knew the dimensions I would know for sure and could either use what i have or make them.

Dave
Forum: RV-14 04-25-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,547
Posted By Wingit
Canopy clips

On 38-28 it say to dimple the clips then separate, i am wondering if I have the correct clips?
Thank you
Dave
Forum: RV-14 04-24-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,547
Posted By Wingit
Canopy clips

Does anyone know the size of the canopy clips. I can not find specific part # C01452. I do have a piece of .032 2 1/2 x 3/8 with 8 3/32 holes similar to what is depicted in the plans 38-28 but the...
Forum: RV-14 04-02-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,546
Posted By Wingit
Dimple rolled edge

What is the technique to make rolled edge and dimple that meet the rear window look good. I have seen some fine examples on line bot have not been successful. Thanks

Dave
Forum: RV-14 03-27-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,844
Posted By Wingit
Alignment blocks

Thank you I got the information.
Forum: RV-14 03-27-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,844
Posted By Wingit
Alignment blocks

No joy still looking
Forum: RV-14 03-26-2020, 11:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,844
Posted By Wingit
Canopy alignment blocks

Thanks mine are MIA
Forum: RV-14 03-26-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,844
Posted By Wingit
Canopy alignment blocks

Does anyone one know the dimension of the canopy alignment blocks 38-19 part 01441 the show length but not thickness and width. Thank you

Dave
Forum: RV-14 03-23-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,508
Posted By Wingit
Aveo wingtips

Is there a 14 flying with the aveo zip tips. Do the tips change performance.
This has probably be discussed but was unable to find info.


Thanks

Dave
Forum: RV-14 02-26-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,690
Posted By Wingit
Rv-14 Nor. California

Is there a complete -14 or complete passed the finish kit some where in Northern Ca that they would be willing to let me check out. Thanks

Dave
Forum: COMM 02-22-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 609
Posted By Wingit
Avionics

Just finished a fantastic a class on avionics installation for experimental aircraft
Put on by AEA in Scotts Bluff, Mo. Great class. Information was geared toward Vans and Garmin equipment. Levi...
Forum: RV-14 01-12-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,007
Posted By Wingit
Best -14 engine

Thanks for the information
Dave
Forum: RV-14 01-09-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,007
Posted By Wingit
Best engine for -14

I am new to the forum and I am sure this has been previously discussed but not sure how to mine previously discussed subjects. But I am looking for input on engine choice. I am sure that I want the...
Forum: RV-14 12-16-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,820
Posted By Wingit
Elevator trim

Is there a way to do manual elevator trim?
Forum: RV-14 11-27-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,067
Posted By Wingit
Pre buy

Thanks for the info
Forum: RV-14 11-19-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,067
Posted By Wingit
Pre buy

Looking at a RV 14project near Chicago and would like to find someone qualified to verify build quality thanks
Dave
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