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Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2018, 01:48 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 70,666
Posted By supik
Discrete Input (momentary switch - ACKNOWLEDGE...

Discrete Input (momentary switch - ACKNOWLEDGE BUTTON) to cancel MASTER WARNING and MASTER CAUTION LIGHTS. E.g. if one of the MASTER WARN or MASTER CAUT indicators depressed, it would send the signal...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-15-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By supik
Thanks Mark, I got your idea..

Thanks Mark, I got your idea..
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-14-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By supik
This is true for my nr.1 post; but it's solved in...

This is true for my nr.1 post; but it's solved in post nr.5 -lamps have separate poles protected by diodes.
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-14-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By supik
Mark, would you share your schematics? Thanks,

Mark, would you share your schematics? Thanks,
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-14-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By supik
This seems to be working on the 'test bench' - do...

This seems to be working on the 'test bench' - do I miss anything? The only thing I don't like is the complexity with adding the diodes, but I haven't come up with a better solution yet.

The upper...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-13-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By supik
Mike & Michael thank you for your replies!...

Mike & Michael thank you for your replies!

Would there be any other solution than using a DPST switch to separate the negative poles at the TEST GROUND? Actually I wanted to test 7 lights in total...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-13-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By supik
Garmin GEA24 Annunciator Lts TEST

I am wondering if I can wire the MASTER WARN & CAUTION lights this way, so that I can perform the light test by a dedicated switch.. Could there be any harm to the GEA24 when the PUSH to Test button...
Forum: RV-10 04-13-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 361,324
Posted By supik
Bob & Geoff thank you for bringing light into my...

Bob & Geoff thank you for bringing light into my question..
Forum: RV-10 04-12-2018, 04:04 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 361,324
Posted By supik
..what is this part...

..what is this part...
Forum: RV-10 04-08-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 361,324
Posted By supik
Very nice Geoff! Can we get high res pictures?

Very nice Geoff! Can we get high res pictures?
Forum: RV-10 03-25-2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,919
Posted By supik
Congrats Larry! Beautiful plane!!!

Congrats Larry! Beautiful plane!!!
Forum: RV-10 03-19-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,457
Posted By supik
thanks Keith!

thanks Keith!
Forum: RV-10 03-17-2018, 03:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,457
Posted By supik
What AMPs fuse does the Surefly need on the power...

What AMPs fuse does the Surefly need on the power lead? thx
Forum: RV-10 01-31-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,500
Posted By supik
Carl, no I don't. There is no clear answer from...

Carl, no I don't. There is no clear answer from the experts, how could I provide one? I only know, P-static builds up and has to exit somewhere. DG makes you purchase 12 wicks; Vans says never had a...
Forum: RV-10 01-31-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,500
Posted By supik
Tim, thank you. I understand his decision. IFR...

Tim, thank you. I understand his decision. IFR flying in VFR or marginal VFR conditions does not qualify for wicks installation.
I might find myself circumnavigating storms in summer. The last thing...
Forum: RV-10 01-28-2018, 01:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,500
Posted By supik
Tim, I am curious what Vans said..

Tim, I am curious what Vans said..
Forum: RV-10 01-27-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,500
Posted By supik
"The DD1 dischargers are identical to the ESD-3...

"The DD1 dischargers are identical to the ESD-3 dischargers used in the ground p-static tests except that the mounting base is different."

"..the noise levels of the TCO Manufacturing DDl...
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,500
Posted By supik
Does anyone have experience with static wicks...

Does anyone have experience with static wicks from TCO Manufacturing? They seem to have acceptable prices for the non-certified units: http://search.skygeek.com/nav/Brand-TCO_Manufacturing

I was...
Forum: RV-10 01-19-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,500
Posted By supik
Here are some pictures how we made it.. had to...

Here are some pictures how we made it.. had to countersunk and use different screws on puk at the end to clear...
Forum: RV-10 12-12-2017, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,007
Posted By supik
Thank you for the update!!

Thank you for the update!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-23-2017, 07:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,883
Posted By supik
Can you post pictures of your wing root installs?...

Can you post pictures of your wing root installs? thx!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-28-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 19,576
Posted By supik
Kent, many thanks for your speedy reply!

Kent, many thanks for your speedy reply!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-28-2017, 11:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 19,576
Posted By supik
Vans Flap Positioning System

I am about to order the RV-10 Fuse Kit and would like to go with GAD27 to operate the flaps. Will I need the FLAP POSITIONING SYSTEM from Vans?

Thanks!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 70,666
Posted By supik
FLARM

I would love to see the G3X Touch supporting the FLARM protocol. It would enhance safety a lot.
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,433
Posted By supik
not cheap :o

not cheap :o

http://www.alliedelec.com/honeywell-2tp7-2/70119001/

http://www.alliedelec.com/honeywell-12pa5-bk/70119009/
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,433
Posted By supik
another pic of the panel

https://goo.gl/photos/P89EKhaKNPyqo8uQ6
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,433
Posted By supik
Mike, did you mean these? I think they look...

Mike, did you mean these? I think they look similar, but I don't think it's the same switch..

https://mooneyspace.com/uploads/monthly_08_2015/post-7205-0-67073000-1438871660.jpg
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,433
Posted By supik
Thank you all for your suggestions! Mike, that's...

Thank you all for your suggestions!

Mike, that's very interesting and valuable info. I will be very thankful if you can follow it up ;)

I tried to compare and look for the switches at the...
Forum: RV-10 02-14-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,341
Posted By supik
..not sure

..not sure, but maybe this post might help you: http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showpost.php?p=69035&postcount=43
Forum: RV-10 02-13-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,681
Posted By supik
I don't want to start a static port war here and...

I don't want to start a static port war here and would like to apologize to OP for hijacking the thread. I think he made his mind to install the alt static source already. ;)

Bob, it never happened...
Forum: RV-10 02-12-2017, 03:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,681
Posted By supik
I suggest you go to a sim center and pay 1hr of...

I suggest you go to a sim center and pay 1hr of instruction in IMC with a state of the art EFIS. Then ask the instructor to block the static port and give you vectors to land in IMC -you following...
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-12-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,433
Posted By supik
Is this Honeywell?

Is this a Honeywell switch? If yes, which type? It is backlit and installed in the Pilatus PC12 NG.. I like the design, but I can't find the exact model nr and I am not sure about the manufacturer as...
Forum: RV-10 02-12-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,681
Posted By supik
It happened in the past and it will happen again;...

It happened in the past and it will happen again; the consequences were catastrophic (airliners as well). It will easily happen to a non heated port. You shall avoid icing conditions with these...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-08-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,992
Posted By supik
You are right; e.g. DME is mandatory for all IFR...

You are right; e.g. DME is mandatory for all IFR traffic in Germany (even crossing). EASA is afraid, the US could turn off the satellites/signal and the Europes Galileo GPS system is far away from...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-08-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,992
Posted By supik
Steve, thank you for your reply, now...

Steve, thank you for your reply, now unfortunately it's confirmed and clear..

thanks,
Forum: RV-10 02-08-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,841
Posted By supik
Great idea!

Ed, you did a great job. I'm just wondering why Vans didn't borrow the design from Cessna or other planes where you have no hinge on the outside skin and the door sits flush.. :confused:
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-07-2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,992
Posted By supik
Question G1000?

Thank you for your answers! It looks like the G1000 can display a true DME source. I am waiting for the G3X expert to chime in...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,992
Posted By supik
Robert, this is not an answer to my question....

Robert, this is not an answer to my question. There is no way to approve an aircraft for IFR ops without DME in my part of the world.. I am not in love with DME nor would I like to spend the money...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,992
Posted By supik
Yep a 'true dme'

..yes, does anybody have experience with a 'true dme' input?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2017, 06:02 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 32,581
Posted By supik
Looks interesting! Brian would you share your...

Looks interesting! Brian would you share your installation? And how does it work in total darkness?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-03-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,992
Posted By supik
G3X Touch DME display?

I have studied the G3X Touch pilot manual, but haven't found any details about displaying DME distance from sources like VOR or ILS. Is it missing this capability or is it me missing a page in the...
Forum: RV-10 12-28-2016, 02:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,940
Posted By supik
Thanks for sharing your experience! I am still...

Thanks for sharing your experience! I am still far away, but does it mean this prop & engine combo should be installed this way by default?

Thanks,
Forum: RV-10 12-27-2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,090
Posted By supik
Congratulations! Now enjoy your hard work :)

Congratulations! Now enjoy your hard work :)
Forum: RV-10 12-02-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,238
Posted By supik
Ed I really appreciate your help!!! Thank you so...

Ed I really appreciate your help!!! Thank you so much! :)
Forum: RV-10 12-02-2016, 02:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,238
Posted By supik
Pictures would be great, thanks!

Pictures would be great, thanks!
Forum: RV-10 11-13-2016, 06:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,713
Posted By supik
Thanks for sharing!!!

Thanks for sharing!!!
Forum: RV-10 10-03-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,624
Posted By supik
AEIO-540 260HP

I have located an AEIO-540 260HP. How difficult and expensive would be a conversion to IO-540 D4A5?

The aerobatic version (D4B5) features the AEROBATIC KIT, 1200 series impulse coupl. magnetos and...
Forum: RV-10 06-16-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,609
Posted By supik
:D:D:D:D:D:D

:D:D:D:D:D:D
Forum: RV-10 06-11-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,746
Posted By supik
Thanks for the update!

Thanks for the update!
Forum: RV-10 05-28-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,631
Posted By supik
Rocketman, did you ask Vans? I am curious about...

Rocketman, did you ask Vans? I am curious about those CherryMax rivets idea as well..
Forum: RV-10 05-26-2016, 01:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,334
Posted By supik
Conngrats! ;) -looks like a very good start!!!

Conngrats! ;) -looks like a very good start!!!
Forum: RV-10 05-20-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 767
Views: 487,325
Posted By supik
Cory, that looks great!!!

Cory, that looks great!!!
Forum: RV-10 05-19-2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,099
Posted By supik
Congrats! ;)

Congrats! ;)
Forum: RV-10 05-19-2016, 06:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,738
Posted By supik
Congrats! ;) btw, the link doesn't work..

Congrats! ;)

btw, the link doesn't work..
Forum: RV-10 04-22-2016, 05:26 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,615
Posted By supik
Please add me to the list: bionicad at...

Please add me to the list: bionicad at hotmail.com

Thank you!
Forum: RV-10 04-16-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,763
Posted By supik
Congratulations!!!

Congratulations!!!
Forum: RV-10 04-09-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,363
Posted By supik
You could try to fix it this...

You could try to fix it this way:

http://www.flyvans.com/log/2005_01_img/IMG_3621.JPG
Forum: RV-10 03-06-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,497
Posted By supik
It's more about the compromise - most of the...

It's more about the compromise - most of the older design GA aircraft offer. Have a look at the airliners cockpit (they do it for some reason).
Forum: RV-10 03-06-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,497
Posted By supik
If possible I would place the autopilot control...

If possible I would place the autopilot control panel in the upper part of the center stack. I don't like to shift my eyes from the windshield to the bottom of the panel. This is even more important...
Forum: RV-10 02-22-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,001
Posted By supik
I would consider Avmap EKP V as an economical...

I would consider Avmap EKP V as an economical backup instr. It can do both: EFIS / EADI and GPS...
Forum: RV-10 02-06-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,105
Posted By supik
Eulice, thanks you for the pictures! I am far...

Eulice, thanks you for the pictures! I am far away from decision making, but it might be helpful one day.

Igor
Forum: RV-10 01-18-2016, 04:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,873
Posted By supik
These days there is no need to open a paper chart...

These days there is no need to open a paper chart (except emergency), but on the other hand it is your airplane, your choice.

Igor
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