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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-28-2022, 10:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By RicoB
Check with Marc Northwest avionics.

Check with Marc
Northwest avionics.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-19-2022, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By RicoB
Let me know if it is still available

Let me know if it is still available
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-16-2022, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By RicoB
John carpenter out of KWHP. I He is top notch....

John carpenter out of KWHP. I
He is top notch.
Pm me for his cell if interested.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-10-2022, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 990
Posted By RicoB
Pm about an fittings

Pm about an fittings
Forum: GPS 11-09-2022, 11:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,156
Posted By RicoB
Mine is painted flat black and it works great!

Mine is painted flat black and it works great!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2022, 09:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,006
Posted By RicoB
Great flying on Sunday, taking a friend on a Los...

Great flying on Sunday, taking a friend on a Los Angeles tour.
Venice Beach/Pier
Malibu Houses
Hollywood sign

I got my smoke oil injectors cleaned and holly smoke its good now. From now on I will...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-02-2022, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,170
Posted By RicoB
Amazing views on your video.!!!

Amazing views on your video.!!!
Forum: COMM 10-31-2022, 07:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,638
Posted By RicoB
Looks like USB-C to me.

Looks like USB-C to me.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2022, 12:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,929
Posted By RicoB
Today it was severe clear in the Los Angeles area.

Today it was severe clear in the Los Angeles area.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-20-2022, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,317
Posted By RicoB
Not hijacking the thread but I have 2 brand-new...

Not hijacking the thread but I have 2 brand-new in the package Michelin airstoppers and 2 air hawk tires. if anyone is interested send me a DM
Forum: Safety 10-15-2022, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,405
Posted By RicoB
I use my smoke system all the time to spotted on...

I use my smoke system all the time to spotted on non tower airport. great safety feature.
I buy by the barrel at aviationoil.com you get free shipping. can't beat that.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-10-2022, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By RicoB
Thanks for the info.

Thanks for the info.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-10-2022, 12:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By RicoB
Sounds like you need a new plane! 🤣🤣

Sounds like you need a new plane! 🤣🤣
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2022, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By RicoB
Lightbulb Smoke oil pump reseal

Hello. I am helping a friend out, his smoke helper system pump was leaking. We were told that few people had good luck by resealing. Has anyone here done that ? If so could you give me few...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-01-2022, 10:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,207
Posted By RicoB
Is it legal in the US to put on the bottom part...

Is it legal in the US to put on the bottom part of the tip up like mentioned above?
You see it when you get in.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-28-2022, 12:55 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,193
Posted By RicoB
I had a G4 than the G5 came out I got that. It...

I had a G4 than the G5 came out I got that. It is awesome, never have to worry about refills, endurance. I got the bigger battery and I can run for 8hrs on setting number 2 I also carry the 12v...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2022, 12:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,524
Posted By RicoB
Thanks , Yea, got lucky on that pic. No...

Thanks , Yea, got lucky on that pic. No reflections at all.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2022, 12:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,524
Posted By RicoB
Flying East at 5:30 am from Burbank eastbound to...

Flying East at 5:30 am from Burbank eastbound to banning pass
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2022, 12:41 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,025
Posted By RicoB
Flying back From AZ to los angeles. Still a...

Flying back From AZ to los angeles.

Still a lot of airline planes parked.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-16-2022, 06:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,882
Posted By RicoB
What borescope did you use? Pictures looks great

What borescope did you use? Pictures looks great
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-05-2022, 11:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,708
Posted By RicoB
One thing to keep in mind is garment will kill...

One thing to keep in mind is garment will kill you on subscription when Dynon is free. If you want the IFR subscription for the Dynon youíll go through Seattle Avionics and itís a fraction compared...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2022, 07:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,217
Posted By RicoB
I scaped the heat from Los Angeles and went to...

I scaped the heat from Los Angeles and went to the high elevation in Arizona. What a beautiful weather there.
Took off at 5am Friday morning and it was already 82 degrees at WHP
Today I had a great...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-30-2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By RicoB
I am still in search of knowledge if someone has...

I am still in search of knowledge if someone has a grove brake system on a Parker/Cleveland wheel.
Grove doesnít make any rotos to go on that wheel. Rappco also claims that they donít either.
Just...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-30-2022, 09:47 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,467
Posted By RicoB
He could of at least sent the link for the thread...

He could of at least sent the link for the thread that he was talking about.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-28-2022, 06:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,085
Posted By RicoB
I was having similar issues. I narrow down after...

I was having similar issues.
I narrow down after some testing and researching that its a radio issue, you maybe in the same situation as I am.
The radio that you have was made by Dynon and they are...
Forum: RV-3 08-28-2022, 12:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By RicoB
I will have to do that next time i have my cowl...

I will have to do that next time i have my cowl off! That will be interesting to see.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-23-2022, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 801
Posted By RicoB
I used an old odyssey battery (any 12v car or...

I used an old odyssey battery (any 12v car or motorcycle battery will work.)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-21-2022, 10:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,140
Posted By RicoB
Got to display the airplane at the Airshow. ...

Got to display the airplane at the Airshow. Wings over Camarillo
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-17-2022, 08:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,015
Posted By RicoB
Yeah, seems like a great item to bump up the...

Yeah, seems like a great item to bump up the price since everyone will changing them after this letter. Should never be this much. I just bought some from grove and it was 80 cents each.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-16-2022, 08:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,236
Posted By RicoB
Great pics!!!!!

Great pics!!!!!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-16-2022, 05:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By RicoB
+1 Marc and his discount is legit. I got my...

+1 Marc and his discount is legit. I got my dynon system thru him
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-12-2022, 12:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,366
Posted By RicoB
What is this new exhaust? I have t heard...

What is this new exhaust? I have t heard anything about it
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-11-2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,467
Posted By RicoB
I have dual p-mags, easy start, cheap plugs,...

I have dual p-mags, easy start, cheap plugs, super easy starts but the CHT runs hotter even timed a couple degrees retarded.
I would recommend dual.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-02-2022, 02:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 987
Posted By RicoB
Mine came up with the same alert. Still works...

Mine came up with the same alert. Still works perfectly. I was told to go on autopilot settings and turn that alert off. Fixed my issue.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-21-2022, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 957
Posted By RicoB
+1 against skygeek

+1 against skygeek
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-20-2022, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By RicoB
I am sure someone here will help us out. We are...

I am sure someone here will help us out. We are not the only ones with grove brakes.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-20-2022, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By RicoB
At the moment I have the same as you. But the...

At the moment I have the same as you.
But the grove brake takes a thicker .25 disc and thatís the part number or brand recommendation I am digging for.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-19-2022, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By RicoB
Lightbulb Brake disc (rotor) help

I will be replacing my Cleveland brakes on my RV9a. I got grove parts, used from another project, I went thru replaced all the O rings but it didnít have the discs. I need both. The one I...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-17-2022, 11:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,838
Posted By RicoB
Maybe the rivets are installed too tight and that...

Maybe the rivets are installed too tight and that will cause the lining to crack overtime and heat.
Forum: Autopilots 07-15-2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By RicoB
Mine seems pretty good. Tonight I will go to my...

Mine seems pretty good. Tonight I will go to my hangar, I will snap a picture of my settings.
Forum: Safety 07-15-2022, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,016
Posted By RicoB
Now Marco has 2 parking brake valve. 1st one...

Now Marco has 2 parking brake valve.
1st one is the PV-1. Itís a solid block, the newer one is PV-D it swivels in the middle. Aside of that middle swivel is the newer valve better?
Forum: COMM 07-14-2022, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 975
Posted By RicoB
Thats bull**** that Dynon is pushing you to buy...

Thats bull**** that Dynon is pushing you to buy new radios by not offering repair to a 5 year old unit. It not old at all.
That is not good to hear. My panel is all Dynon.
Forum: Safety 07-14-2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,016
Posted By RicoB
Thatís great to know!

Thatís great to know!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2022, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 627
Posted By RicoB
Prop balancer Pirep (dynavibe gx3 or Aces 1015 sport balancer)

I am curious on any feedback on these 2 units. I know that Aces is half of the price of the gx3 but as far as final results which one is more accurate and friendlier to use?
Forum: Tools 07-11-2022, 08:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 337
Posted By RicoB
Lightbulb Pro balancer Pirep (dynavibe gx3 or Aces 1015 sport balancer

I am curious on any feedback on these 2 units. I know that Aces is half of the price of the gx3 but as far as final results which one is more accurate and friendlier to use?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-09-2022, 10:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,589
Posted By RicoB
Exclamation Since we are on this subject i have one...

Since we are on this subject i have one question.. On the process of balancing in reference of this sheet. to figure out the angle do we do as we are looking at the pro (puts in counter clock...
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-07-2022, 12:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,913
Posted By RicoB
I got the antisplat mod recently and its great.

I got the antisplat mod recently and its great.
Forum: Reviews 07-04-2022, 01:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By RicoB
Thanks. Order placedÖ

Thanks. Order placedÖ
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-02-2022, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By RicoB
Easy done. Cut the ribs out and install angle...

Easy done. Cut the ribs out and install angle straps from the top of the panel to sub panel.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-01-2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 850
Posted By RicoB
Yeah I will do the upgrade for sure. I am...

Yeah I will do the upgrade for sure. I am getting the full grove brake kit from a friend ( calipers, masters, parking valve, ss hoses, except the disks) the system was using DOT4 brake fluid. I...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-01-2022, 02:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 850
Posted By RicoB
i am sure the 9 is just like that. it won't be...

i am sure the 9 is just like that. it won't be the 1/4" thick disks.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-30-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 850
Posted By RicoB
Lightbulb Brake disc thickness on RV9a

I got a question, since I can make it to my hangar for couple of days would anyone know the thickness of the standard RV9a disk rotor?
The reason I ask is because I got my hands on a set of grove...
Forum: Reviews 06-29-2022, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By RicoB
Thatís good. I have been thinking of getting a...

Thatís good. I have been thinking of getting a set for while, now that you guys have told me good feedback i will get it.
Forum: Reviews 06-28-2022, 11:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By RicoB
Pireps on the RV jack point

Just wondering if people could tell me if they like it or not worth buying it.
Thanks
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2022, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By RicoB
Yes. My oil pan has 2 plugs. One is my quick...

Yes. My oil pan has 2 plugs. One is my quick drain and I will install the heater on the other one.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2022, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By RicoB
Antisplat aero oil sump heater

I went to Antisplat to get my wheels mod done and at the same time I picked up Allanís brand new product. Oil sump heater. Now I am waiting for my next oil change to install it. What a beautiful...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-25-2022, 10:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,676
Posted By RicoB
Got pics of what you did?

Got pics of what you did?
Forum: RV-6/6A 06-25-2022, 10:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 660
Posted By RicoB
Lightbulb The best solution is to send your wheels in to...

The best solution is to send your wheels in to Allan at Antisplat and do the wheels bearing mod. Best thing i have done. No more repacking, no rolling resistance on the wheels.. well...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-24-2022, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,044
Posted By RicoB
Very nice!!!!

Very nice!!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2022, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,191
Posted By RicoB
Where would the wedge be more effective ? Inboard...

Where would the wedge be more effective ? Inboard or outboard on the aileron?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2022, 12:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,672
Posted By RicoB
I want to see antisplat block heater. I do use...

I want to see antisplat block heater.
I do use one of the $30 amazon one and It works great. Gets my oil up in temp in 2-3hrs.
Forum: ADS-B 06-05-2022, 09:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 716
Posted By RicoB
Thank you. I didnít know it was any gps puck with...

Thank you. I didnít know it was any gps puck with MCX connector.
I know about the gps antenna has to see the sky. The question was more about the unit itself since I will have the gps external...
Forum: ADS-B 06-04-2022, 11:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 716
Posted By RicoB
No one knows ?

No one knows ?
Forum: ADS-B 06-04-2022, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 716
Posted By RicoB
Lightbulb Stratus 3 External GPS

Can anyone tell me which External GPS antenas I can use on a stratus 3. Also can it be mounted on its side or upside down? Any words on a newer version coming out?
Thanks
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