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Forum: Visual Flight Rules 06-01-2022, 01:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,135
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks Bob!

Thanks Bob!
Forum: Visual Flight Rules 06-01-2022, 12:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,135
Posted By cdeggz
Bruce, if taking the costal route, will ATC give...

Bruce, if taking the costal route, will ATC give you a vector to break off the costal route and dive down to Hawthorne, or do you end up having to exit the side of the bravo shelf and come back...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-01-2022, 12:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,198
Posted By cdeggz
Newbie question

How are fuel prices at Oshkosh and is it a huge pain? Curious if I should plan a fuel stop before arrival.
Forum: RV-10 05-31-2022, 04:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 17,201
Posted By cdeggz
I'm happy to hear of others over 1700. 3-screen...

I'm happy to hear of others over 1700. 3-screen AFS setup and full SFSA interior + overhead console is not light for sure, but I love it!

-Craig
Forum: RV-10 05-31-2022, 02:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 17,201
Posted By cdeggz
I'm at 1722 AFTER switching over to EarthX. I'm...

I'm at 1722 AFTER switching over to EarthX. I'm not the builder, so still trying to find where all the weight is coming from.
Forum: Visual Flight Rules 05-31-2022, 02:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,135
Posted By cdeggz
Mini Route

It's a year later now. Curious if people have been able to get a mini-route transition recently? Flying norcal to HHR and trying to pick the best way in.

Plan B is to fly the costal route and ask...
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 05-28-2022, 03:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,493
Posted By cdeggz
This is spot on. Also notice that people on this...

This is spot on.

Also notice that people on this forum are here because the fly 2 and 4 seaters. Not a good place to make a poll for who is interested in a 6 seater.

Personally, Iíd love a 6...
Forum: Midwest 05-24-2022, 11:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,890
Posted By cdeggz
Windshield Signs

Here is a file I made for your convenience with windshield signs. Just print the pages you need.
Forum: California 05-21-2022, 08:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 891
Posted By cdeggz
There are plenty of -10s around. Mine is at KHRV...

There are plenty of -10s around. Mine is at KHRV and know of at least on me 10 at E16. There are some -10s under construction at KRHV too.
Forum: California 01-25-2022, 09:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 825
Posted By cdeggz
DPE recommendation

Anybody know a DPE in California that will do an instrument checkride in a RV?
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-10-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By cdeggz
Hey Mich. O was seeing a cure t on the field...

Hey Mich. O was seeing a cure t on the field that matched the other alternator. I want to say it was a round 4 amps but I canít remember exactly.

I guess that is the quick summary:
-Field current...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-10-2022, 08:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,827
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks Larry and BJ decker. In this case both...

Thanks Larry and BJ decker. In this case both pmags are starting ignitions so both p-leads should be ungrounded in start and both positions. I agreed that it makes sense to be an issue with the...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 10:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By cdeggz
Ed I like this idea. Are you thinking 12V...

Ed I like this idea. Are you thinking 12V straight to the field? I assume I would need to hook the output (b) up to something that is not the plane?
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 08:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By cdeggz
Yes, confirmed that as well.

Yes, confirmed that as well.
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 08:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,827
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks BJ decker. I confirmed with the ohmmeter...

Thanks BJ decker. I confirmed with the ohmmeter I have the p-lead grounded when off and when the other side is selected. p-leads are not grounded in both, start, and appropriate L/R is...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 07:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By cdeggz
Mickey, that will be the next step post-omicron...

Mickey, that will be the next step post-omicron if none of the ideas below work out for me.

Walt, I did not know 2k was the lower limit, but I have been doing my testing at cruise.

N49ex, yeah I...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,827
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks BJ. There is clearance at the ring...

Thanks BJ. There is clearance at the ring terminals. Thatís an illusion from the image.

I think your theory would be correct on a failing mag (as was my guess) but the issue persisted after...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 01:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,827
Posted By cdeggz
Iíve removed the jumper that was previously on...

Iíve removed the jumper that was previously on there.
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 01:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By cdeggz
Alternator failure, canít find cause.

It seems my backup alternator has (or wiring or regulator) has failed. Itís a 40amp B&C with LR3C regulator.

Alternator one shows 14 V and current flow. Alt two instead makes the bus voltage drop...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 01:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,827
Posted By cdeggz
I doubt this is the case since both pmags are...

I doubt this is the case since both pmags are used for starting.
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-09-2022, 12:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,827
Posted By cdeggz
Ignition confusion

Iíve been noticing about 50% when I start my plane it starts when I give up cranking and release the key. Itís as if the act of releasing the key from start to ďbothĒ is what gets it to finally...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-31-2021, 11:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks Bob. Iíll did the same this afternoon.

Thanks Bob. Iíll did the same this afternoon.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-31-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By cdeggz
One more q.

When you said ďI used bothĒ does that mean you put one pmag to 32 and one pmag to 33?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-31-2021, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks Bob! I was curious if you have two...

Thanks Bob! I was curious if you have two screens if one can be configured to show left pmag RPM and the other screen the right pmag RPM. That could potentially help with troubleshooting in the air.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-30-2021, 11:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By cdeggz
Dual PMag + AFS tach wiring question

I’m switching from dual magneto to dual p-mag on my RV-10.

I see the Dynon EMS-220 hooked up to my AFS-5600 has 2 tach inputs, but the installation manual has a lot of conflicting data on how to...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-30-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,218
Posted By cdeggz
I installed this one, no issues. Canít beat the...

I installed this one, no issues. Canít beat the price

YONHAN Quick Charge 3.0 Dual USB Charger Socket, Waterproof Power Outlet Fast Charge with LED Voltmeter & Wire Fuse DIY Kit for 12V/24V Car...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-21-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,393
Posted By cdeggz
Bruce come up to Ried Hillview! We have UL94...

Bruce come up to Ried Hillview! We have UL94 here!
Forum: RV-10 11-10-2021, 04:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,056
Posted By cdeggz
Guess

I'm very far from being an expert, but I'd guess it is simply due to the sheetmetal forming. I'm surprised nobody makes an aftermarket plug.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 11-09-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,477
Posted By cdeggz
I'm curious if 3 bikes + 3 people would fit. ...

I'm curious if 3 bikes + 3 people would fit. Maybe if forks are removed the bikes could sit upright. It's a game of Tetris.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-06-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,483
Posted By cdeggz
Passenger info sheet

Curious if anybody has a passenger info sheet they provide before flying with passengers to provide information and align expectations. (Searched the forum and did not find anything). Seems there...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-01-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,507
Posted By cdeggz
https://youtube.com/shorts/60fdk0cuI-s?feature=sha...

https://youtube.com/shorts/60fdk0cuI-s?feature=share
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-21-2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,363
Posted By cdeggz
Schu, thanks for the summary. That continued...

Schu, thanks for the summary. That continued inspection Vs. Time to install a SDS or AFII ignition system is exactly what iĎm weighing. Seems for a new build the fully electronic way is not a big...
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-21-2021, 07:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,363
Posted By cdeggz
Yes thatís it Dan. I donít have a voltage...

Yes thatís it Dan. I donít have a voltage readout for each battery currently, only for the main bus, but would add that as well.
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-20-2021, 11:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,363
Posted By cdeggz
Red face DanH this seems reasonable but if I only have one...

DanH this seems reasonable but if I only have one battery hooked up to the bus at a time only one battery is charging while both are draining since the alternators are both on the main bus. It would...
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-19-2021, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,363
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks McGraw. I was looking at that one this...

Thanks McGraw. I was looking at that one this morning. Looks like a good option. So does that system run both ignitions off the main battery and switch both over to the backup battery if low...
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-19-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,363
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks David. I have an email out to them to...

Thanks David. I have an email out to them to learn more about it. It's a bit of a black box and I'd like to understand the inner workings/logic used before I implement it.
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-19-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,363
Posted By cdeggz
I should add that either way I would plan on...

I should add that either way I would plan on running fused wires from the electronic ignitions back directly to the two batteries (one for each).
Forum: Electrical Systems 10-19-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,363
Posted By cdeggz
Re-wire for electronic ignition

Hey Everyone,
My dual magnetos are close to the 500 hour mark so Iím looking at changing my ignition system. My plane already has dual alternator and dual battery, so Iím considering going with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2021, 08:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,540
Posted By cdeggz
Is it indicating faster than reality or slower?

Is it indicating faster than reality or slower?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-13-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,317
Posted By cdeggz
...for the future VAF searchers

To close this out . . .

I worked at the JB Weld that held the static port in with a knife for 2 hours or so and hardly made progress. Of course I slipped a few times too and put in some scratches....
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-04-2021, 01:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,317
Posted By cdeggz
Carl Iím not convinced there is a leak since I...

Carl Iím not convinced there is a leak since I split the system in half and had the same results on both halves.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-04-2021, 01:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,317
Posted By cdeggz
I did a box the next day to calibrate. -9 was...

I did a box the next day to calibrate. -9 was still the correct correction factor.



Try to grease a landing in a 10 with an approach speed of 30kts. :)
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-04-2021, 01:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,317
Posted By cdeggz
I think you are on to something here. I took a...

I think you are on to something here. I took a look at the dynon static port manual and it looks like these were installed incorrectly. I believe they should be installed with the flange on the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-01-2021, 11:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,317
Posted By cdeggz
A puzzle for the collective

I’ve been having a lot of trouble with airspeed and AoA measurement on my new-to-me RV-10. After a day of hard landings where I just could not get a good flare before hitting the tarmac, we decided...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-01-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 623
Posted By cdeggz
Line 7 looks like an anomaly. I'm curious if...

Line 7 looks like an anomaly. I'm curious if those settings work.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-29-2021, 10:15 PM
Replies: 76
Sticky: Daily RV Pic
Views: 28,297
Posted By cdeggz
Yesterday overlooking Monterey Bay

My first solo flight in the -10
Forum: Reviews 09-27-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 965
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks VAF!

After eyeing -10ís and dreaming of building on for years, I finally got my pilots license and bought one last month (ok I cheated).

I wanted to thank some people that really helped me out along the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-11-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 700
Posted By cdeggz
IFR workflow: AFS5600 +GTN650

Curious if anyone could explain if it is possible to load a flight plan from foreflight for an IFR flight WITHOUT the $1400 flightstream/card solution.

It seems you can load a flight plan from...
Forum: California 09-06-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,418
Posted By cdeggz
Also looking

Reviving an old thread. Iím also looking for space for a -10 at KRHV
Forum: RV-10 08-23-2021, 06:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,492
Posted By cdeggz
Thanks! That is super helpful. Might have saved...

Thanks! That is super helpful. Might have saved me a lot of time!

Thinking more about the Ice Chest AC going through the overhead console, it seems you would need to modify it a much stronger fan...
Forum: RV-10 08-21-2021, 09:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,492
Posted By cdeggz
Randy how did this end up?

Randy I was curious how you cooler AC system through the overhead ended up working out. Does it work well? Do you use it?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-18-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,071
Posted By cdeggz
I didít realize this was another popcorn topic. ...

I didít realize this was another popcorn topic. Sooo many of these among pilots.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 08-18-2021, 12:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,071
Posted By cdeggz
EI options

Curious if anyone has reviewed the most commonly implemented EI options out there? Which ones are best, and why?
Forum: California 08-16-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,238
Posted By cdeggz
NorCal Pre-Buy Inspection

Hey everyone. I'm looking to get a pre-buy inspection completed on a -10 in the Bay Area, preferably KRHV but I'm flexible.

Any recommendations would be great.

Unfortunately I don't have a hanger...
Forum: RV-10 08-04-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,531
Posted By cdeggz
I had the same question. Is it really worth...

I had the same question. Is it really worth doing?
Forum: RV-10 07-22-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 648
Posted By cdeggz
Pre-Buy in Wisconsin

Hey,
I'm looking for someone that might be able to help me with a pre-buy inspection of an RV-10 in Juneau WI, south of OshKosh. Local shops seem pretty backed up.

-Craig
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2021, 10:53 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,362
Posted By cdeggz
Whatís about the horse

Is nobody going to inform the gentleman that the horse wonít fit in either one of these?
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