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Forum: ADS-B 08-06-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,119
Posted By recapen
Normally for stuff like this, I would say reload...

Normally for stuff like this, I would say reload the software after a reset... But if that doesn't work or there's a glitch, you now have an oversized paperweight!

PM sent! Interested in the...
Forum: ADS-B 08-06-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,119
Posted By recapen
Bill, Having chased that alligator a while ago,...

Bill,

Having chased that alligator a while ago, I stumbled upon the result as well.
Where does it still say "unknown"? I can check mine in the same place and see what it says...
Forum: ADS-B 08-05-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,119
Posted By recapen
Is your SL-70R in altitude mode? When I turn Alt...

Is your SL-70R in altitude mode?
When I turn Alt mode on, the red TX goes out and everything works fine.
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-26-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,360
Posted By recapen
BruceH - what is the part number for the ones you...

BruceH - what is the part number for the ones you are using? The ones on their website look different.....

Thanks,
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2018, 05:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 333
Posted By recapen
Questions for Garmin @ OSH

Anyone reading this while @ OSH...

If you happen to wander by the Garmin booth - can you ask them if they are going to continue supporting the GMX-200? The FAA just announced additional data would...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-18-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 282
Posted By recapen
MX-20 / GMX-200

From what I have read and been told, Garmin will not be releasing new software for the MX-20 MFD. I am trying to find out if they are planning future software upgrades (to accommodate added weather...
Forum: ADS-B 06-30-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,824
Posted By recapen
This just in....

FAA Adding New Weather Products to FIS-B
Pilots that are ADS-B In equipped will soon have access to new weather data in their cockpits over the 978-megahertz (MHz) Universal Access Transceiver link....
Forum: ADS-B 06-30-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 947
Posted By recapen
The FAA announcement alluded to the requirement...

The FAA announcement alluded to the requirement of avionics manufacturers to update the display software.

Here's the Garmin question - will they upgrade the software for the MX-20?
Forum: ADS-B 06-25-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,824
Posted By recapen
Got an in-flight weather update yesterday during...

Got an in-flight weather update yesterday during a flight on the DelMarVa peninsula. Accurately showed an active rain cell over SBY. This was on my MX-20 display from a NavWorx ADS600B.

I am...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-19-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 61,430
Posted By recapen
Thanks for the info! I'll try this next time I...

Thanks for the info!
I'll try this next time I fly - it may already be set up correctly to work!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-18-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 61,430
Posted By recapen
Navigating OBS with a 430W on my Mini-AP (HSI mode)

Maybe I'm thinking about this wrong...

For my SL-30, when tracking a specific VOR radial, I dial in the freq in my SL-30 and make sure it is ID'd. Press the OBS button on the SL-30 to tell it...
Forum: ADS-B 05-02-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Phil, Sounds like your issue is altitude related...

Phil,
Sounds like your issue is altitude related and isolated to your GMX-200.
What are you using for altitude input to your GMX-200?
Is your GNS-480 getting it's altitude from the same source?
Is...
Forum: Mid-Atlantic 04-23-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 946
Posted By recapen
Burgundy RV-3 or similar@ N06 yesterday

Don't know exactly what it was. It had the nose end of an RV 4 and a single seat fastback canopy like an hr. I had just returned from a flight in my 6A.

Anyone know any more details? !
Forum: ADS-B 04-18-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,119
Posted By recapen
My SL-70 feeds my ADS600b altitude and squawk...

My SL-70 feeds my ADS600b altitude and squawk from the single SL-70 serial output. SL-70 needs to be in extended mode and the ADS600B needs to be using the SL-70 as its control head. I have grey in...
Forum: ADS-B 04-16-2018, 07:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,108
Posted By recapen
Bill, Thanks - I am still testing. PM me with...

Bill,

Thanks - I am still testing.
PM me with the part number....as different part numbers will involve different tests. My set up is currently a -0013 (with ARINC) but there are common tests...
Forum: ADS-B 03-22-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Copman90 - enough of us have the latest sw and...

Copman90 - enough of us have the latest sw and manual published.
Depending on when you bought it - it probably already has the latest 4.1.0 software installed.

When you get it in and fired up - let...
Forum: ADS-B 03-22-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Thanks Bob

Thanks Bob
Forum: ADS-B 03-22-2018, 04:00 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Copman - Not familiar with the G version...this...

Copman - Not familiar with the G version...this may be the certified version - check the part number.

There was an AD issued by the FAA which took effect in early January. It essentially said,...
Forum: ADS-B 02-27-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Navworx Communication with PC

Dee,
What USB-Serial adapter are you using?
NavWorx specified one - from memory a TrendNet TU-S9. I am running Windows 10 at the hangar and mine worked right out of the box - there was a pop-up when...
Forum: ADS-B 02-06-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,108
Posted By recapen
If you have an ADS-600B -0012 or -0013, I am...

If you have an ADS-600B -0012 or -0013, I am doing some software testing regarding the SL-70 interface.

If all you're gonna do with it is run it over with your truck, let me know please!
Forum: ADS-B 02-05-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 887
Posted By recapen
Feder, Did you get up and running yet?

Feder, Did you get up and running yet?
Forum: ADS-B 02-03-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
SL-70 Interoperability issue solved

Thanks to Bob Leffler referring Roy Thoma to me...allowing Roy to get rid of his unit and allowing me to test it with my configuration.

Come to find out that my original unit was not fully repaired...
Forum: Engine Monitors 01-29-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 485
Posted By recapen
Tricia has a replacement on its way! I also...

Tricia has a replacement on its way!
I also learned that the Kavlico's won't work with the 3000 series (s and non-s) units. The 5000's use Kavlico's primarily now.
Forum: Engine Monitors 01-29-2018, 06:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 485
Posted By recapen
Thanks for the link!

Thanks for the link!
Forum: Engine Monitors 01-29-2018, 05:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 485
Posted By recapen
Thanks for the response - adding firewall forward...

Thanks for the response - adding firewall forward wiring is not the desired task of the day...if there's no other choice, maybe!

I'll look for the GRT equivalent - maybe AFS/Dynon will tell me the...
Forum: Engine Monitors 01-28-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 485
Posted By recapen
AFS FI Fuel pressure sender

Anyone know the equivalent VDO part number?
My pressure sender is fritzed and the Dynon site doesn't have anything about the AFS parts.

Thanks!
Forum: ADS-B 01-19-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
MW, Port 2 has not ever worked (regardless of...

MW,

Port 2 has not ever worked (regardless of whether it was configured as 232 or wifi)...supposed to be a fix in 5.0(don't hold your breath).

Getting the three Green Ready for flight indicates...
Forum: ADS-B 01-06-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,276
Posted By recapen
Anyone here using a FreeFlight Rangr

Just looking to see if anyone has any experience with this product.
It is advertised on these forums and has a similar function set to the ADS-600B.

Thanks,
Forum: ADS-B 12-19-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
Dennis - I'm trying to get my SL-70 to transmit...

Dennis - I'm trying to get my SL-70 to transmit squawk and altitude to the ADS600B. The 'wired' interface only works at 9600baud - which takes out my MX-20. I got a cable for the TransMon but...
Forum: ADS-B 12-19-2017, 08:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
Update...

I just got a note from the FAA responding to an earlier query....

The 5.0 software IS traversing through the FAA Approval process.
I offered our collective ability to provide beta-test data if...
Forum: ADS-B 12-10-2017, 08:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,132
Posted By recapen
There is an AMOC request pending to allow it be...

There is an AMOC request pending to allow it be used for ADS-B in only.
When that is approved - the value of your unit increases. Keep following the other threads for that AMOC.
Forum: ADS-B 12-06-2017, 06:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,241
Posted By recapen
Make sure it is a -0112 or -0113 unit...the AD...

Make sure it is a -0112 or -0113 unit...the AD calls out the -0012 and -0013 versions.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-22-2017, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,453
Posted By recapen
I had a similar problem with my AFP injected...

I had a similar problem with my AFP injected IO360B1F6 in my 6A...the #1 upper spark plug wire was loose inside the barrel - everything external was ok. The internals came apart when I loosened the...
Forum: ADS-B 11-13-2017, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
Thanks - I was close....

Thanks - I was close....
Forum: ADS-B 11-13-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,033
Posted By recapen
There's also a difference between ADSB and ADS-B...

There's also a difference between ADSB and ADS-B OUT+ selection in the 430W
Forum: ADS-B 11-12-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
4.1 is the latest version released for the -0012,...

4.1 is the latest version released for the -0012, -0112, -0013, and -0113 devices.

I think the 5.6.2 is the latest for the -EXP boxes.

The 5.0 for the -0012, -0112, -0013, and -0113 devices was...
Forum: ADS-B 11-12-2017, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,331
Posted By recapen
There are a number of us that have written and...

There are a number of us that have written and gotten approval for Alternate Methods of Compliance to continue using these with external position sources. So far 4XXW, 480, 5XXW, 650, and 750 series...
Forum: ADS-B 11-12-2017, 02:01 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 31,665
Posted By recapen
If the SkyFyx is already on the FAA approved...

If the SkyFyx is already on the FAA approved position source list you can simply submit an AMOC like others already have.

If not (it wasn't there last time I checked), you will need to show that it...
Forum: ADS-B 11-11-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,033
Posted By recapen
To the guy in WV that called me about the ADS600B

I tried calling back - it kicked in a faxmodem.
Meanwhile, I looked at my UAT console settings for the ADS600B - it does not have a baud rate setting for the 430W.
While I was checking my settings, I...
Forum: ADS-B 11-11-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
I'll help you write it if you want!

I'll help you write it if you want!
Forum: ADS-B 11-09-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
From another NavWorx owner(name protected), I did...

From another NavWorx owner(name protected), I did get a newer manual dated 4/29/17.

Leaves hope that the software is out there somewhere!
Forum: ADS-B 11-09-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Did you fly another flight to get a clean PAPR -...

Did you fly another flight to get a clean PAPR - or did they take yours with the yellow spots?
Forum: ADS-B 11-09-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Welcome to the ranks of the compliant past...

Welcome to the ranks of the compliant past January club...This could take us past the 2020 deadline as well - as long as there isn't a hardware/software issue.....
Forum: ADS-B 11-08-2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 31,665
Posted By recapen
If you have the certified units (-0112 and...

If you have the certified units (-0112 and -0113), they are not covered by the AD - only the -0012, -0013, and exp units. They are all subject to the lack of support and software upgrades though!
Forum: ADS-B 11-06-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Glad I (we) could help! It will be good to hear...

Glad I (we) could help!
It will be good to hear that you got your acknowledgement from the FSDO and we have another unit successfully in the air - legal past January and past 2020!
Forum: ADS-B 11-06-2017, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,331
Posted By recapen
Please don't throw away your NavWorx -0012 or -0013 devices

Folks,

I am doing some consistency testing for these devices for an issue that I have interfacing with the SL-70. If you have one of these that you are not going to use and don't want to keep...
Forum: ADS-B 11-05-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
I would suggest that you disconnect the ADS600-B...

I would suggest that you disconnect the ADS600-B internal GPS antenna - so there's no chance it could be using it. If someone ever says - let's have a look-see - it won't even be there....and you'll...
Forum: ADS-B 11-05-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
I had the same problem when I started my...

I had the same problem when I started my testing...

Are you "in" a hangar? Can your 430W's GPS antenna "see" the satellites?

My metal roof hangar was a Faraday cage and prevented GPS reception -...
Forum: ADS-B 11-05-2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 198,477
Posted By recapen
Meeting the performance and meeting the standards...

Meeting the performance and meeting the standards without the actual certification is what got NavWorx in trouble in the first place. The certified NavWorx units were never in question by the FAA. ...
Forum: ADS-B 11-02-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
Unfortunately not! But we're still trying to...

Unfortunately not!
But we're still trying to travel on it!
Forum: ADS-B 11-02-2017, 10:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,718
Posted By recapen
Anyone out there have the NavWorx 5.0 software

Just checking if anyone was selected to be a beta tester and might have the 5.0 software.

If you have it, please share - the entire -0012, -0013, -0112, and -0113 community needs it!

Yes, we would...
Forum: ADS-B 11-02-2017, 10:54 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Got it...check your inbox....

Got it...check your inbox....
Forum: ADS-B 11-02-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Bill, I Tried to send it directly - your e-mail...

Bill, I Tried to send it directly - your e-mail bounced....
Forum: ADS-B 10-31-2017, 06:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,834
Posted By recapen
With the fine levied, you're not going to get a...

With the fine levied, you're not going to get a penny out of NavWorx (the government may only get pennies on the dollar as well) - the best you can hope for is to force the sale of the assets and...
Forum: ADS-B 10-30-2017, 10:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,572
Posted By recapen
My hope would be one of two things... 1. An...

My hope would be one of two things...

1. An agreement with NavWorx to re-organize and provide ongoing service to existing customers - the FAA (and) NavWorx's lawyers should go after the company the...
Forum: ADS-B 10-30-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 703
Views: 198,477
Posted By recapen
The AD specifically mentions the EXP units -...

The AD specifically mentions the EXP units - NavWorx was working on a doghouse fix for them. From what I recall reading, a couple were actually shipped. If you are one of the few that got an...
Forum: ADS-B 10-28-2017, 09:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,572
Posted By recapen
Any contact at NavWorx?

Maybe it is still too early - but has anyone heard anything out of anybody that works (or previously worked) at NavWorx?

There are a number of us actively using their product(s) and would like to...
Forum: ADS-B 10-27-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,375
Posted By recapen
"Two pins that plug into the P4001 connector of...

"Two pins that plug into the P4001 connector of the 430W. I do not believe these are the generic DSUB pins."

Your belief is correct - they are high density pins (from my memory). If you can't get...
Forum: ADS-B 10-20-2017, 09:08 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,225
Posted By recapen
Were there any Beta testers!

If there was one....

It would be great to get our hands on that software!
Forum: ADS-B 10-17-2017, 06:48 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,225
Posted By recapen
Good points - new part number - forgot about that...

Good points - new part number - forgot about that difference. I hope they're using the same previously approved hardware for the dog-house...
Good info on the ramp check - knock wood...if they're...
Forum: ADS-B 10-17-2017, 05:22 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,225
Posted By recapen
Hopefully, this means that they got their AMOC...

Hopefully, this means that they got their AMOC approved - make sure you get a copy of it and comply with the local FSDO notification. Keep a copy with your airframe logbook - along with the actual...
Forum: ADS-B 10-02-2017, 09:27 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 31,127
Posted By recapen
Thanks! Even though the colors of the wires...

Thanks!
Even though the colors of the wires should be right - i'll still ring em out!
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