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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-01-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,085
Posted By jhausch
Not quite the speed I was hoping for, but worth...

Not quite the speed I was hoping for, but worth another look. Thanks.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-01-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,085
Posted By jhausch
Thanks to all for the replies. This is what I...

Thanks to all for the replies. This is what I suspected.

It will probably be a while before any -14 is available at that price.

Any other E-AB up to this mission at this budget?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-01-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,085
Posted By jhausch
Mission Check - Can an RV-6 do this?

Actually, can a 6, 7, or 9 do this?

350lbs pilot and pax
50lbs bags
95lbs of dogs
(I am picturing bags custom designed to fit the baggage floor, only be 6-9" thick, and thereby provide a surface on...
Forum: Polishing your RV 01-02-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 21,646
Posted By jhausch
Wow - that spray on process is impressive. You...

Wow - that spray on process is impressive. You were right...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-1cTpSZ1l8

Can't wait to see someone try this on the FG parts of a polished RV.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 923
Posted By jhausch
Thanks, All. I appreciate the replies/info.

Thanks, All. I appreciate the replies/info.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 968
Posted By jhausch
Control Damping Idea

I was reading threads about stick forces and IFR flying in a -6, -7, or -9. The use of a wing leveler makes good sense to me, but I had a thought I wanted to share.

I was wondering if one could...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 923
Posted By jhausch
Maintenance by owner question.

I was googling around for advice on buying a used RV and hit on a link to the PDF from Vans
http://www.vansaircraft.com/pdf/letters/buying_a_flying_rv.pdf

This section caught my eye:


I understand...
Forum: Alternative Engines 02-07-2011, 06:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,830
Posted By jhausch
There is a gentleman on the homebuilthelp forum...

There is a gentleman on the homebuilthelp forum who insists that the RV'ers have summarily dismissed the engine.

Since I've noticed homebuilders of all sorts (RV and otherwise) to be resistant to...
Forum: RV-12 09-07-2010, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,353
Posted By jhausch
If you have a small mic, try putting it in your...

If you have a small mic, try putting it in your headset earcup. It might be able to pick up your side-tone enough to meet the need.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,411
Posted By jhausch
Beautiful picture, but you better close that...

Beautiful picture, but you better close that canopy. Looks like rain. :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-04-2010, 07:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,359
Posted By jhausch
Congrats on the new dog. Thanks for sharing.

Congrats on the new dog. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-29-2010, 03:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,119
Posted By jhausch
It's an "RV-6XL"

It's an "RV-6XL"
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-05-2009, 11:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,168
Posted By jhausch
Isn't there a similar story about flush vs round...

Isn't there a similar story about flush vs round head rivets relating to those below the waterline of an Albatross? IIRC, the round head rivets made for shorter TO runs. . .
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-16-2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,269
Posted By jhausch
You sure you got enough rivets on that plate? ;)...

You sure you got enough rivets on that plate? ;) mash that button with gusto!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-20-2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,594
Posted By jhausch
What brand and model of switch-breaker are you...

What brand and model of switch-breaker are you looking at? I like the idea, but when I did some cursory searching, it looked like the best have a terribly low operation count - something like 5000...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-04-2008, 08:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,507
Posted By jhausch
That's one nice tool you got there - um, I mean...

That's one nice tool you got there - um, I mean -wait, that did not come out right.

Nice Wrench!
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-09-2008, 12:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,105
Posted By jhausch
I've heard elsewhere that stewart systems (sp?)...

I've heard elsewhere that stewart systems (sp?) has some sort of super durable coating for polished AL that does not have the problems a typical clear-coat would.
Forum: Nosewheel vs. Tailwheel 06-08-2008, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,398
Posted By jhausch
Thanks, Dan. That is just what I was looking for.

Thanks, Dan. That is just what I was looking for.
Forum: Nosewheel vs. Tailwheel 06-08-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,398
Posted By jhausch
Tailwheel Support Structure

I debated putting this question here or in the RV-7/7A Forum (or elsewhere?).

I would like to get a better idea of the tailwheel structure area on any RV. I am especially interested in seeing the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-29-2008, 11:42 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,182
Posted By jhausch
What happened to the Gemini? The twin-crank,...

What happened to the Gemini? The twin-crank, opposed pistons, no-head, junkers-type?

That looked (looks) promising to me.

http://www.amtonline.com/publication/article.jsp?id=4434&pubId=1
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-13-2008, 10:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,645
Posted By jhausch
I heard a nice ROT on this - use at your own...

I heard a nice ROT on this - use at your own discretion:

To keep noise out, ground at one end; to keep noise in, ground anywhere you can (or both ends).

An example of the former is the headset...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-09-2008, 06:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,828
Posted By jhausch
Dude - it's less than 8 bucks for five. If an...

Dude - it's less than 8 bucks for five. If an AMU (aviation monetary unit) is $1k, then let's say an XAMU (experimental AMU) is $100. That's .08 AMUs, practically free.

I say, "splurge" and buy...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2008, 10:36 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 35,440
Posted By jhausch
Thanks. By your response I take it that both...

Thanks.

By your response I take it that both styles are out there.

I think I can understand the benefit to a simple aileron trim system which is separate from the bank axis of an AP, but is it...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2008, 10:11 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 35,440
Posted By jhausch
Newby question: Do the servos work by moving the...

Newby question:

Do the servos work by moving the control surface or by moving a trim tab on the control surface?
Forum: APRS Tracking 03-11-2008, 12:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,459
Posted By jhausch
I want to see an APRS track on Google Earth...

I want to see an APRS track on Google Earth showing a vertical loop.
Forum: APRS Tracking 03-11-2008, 06:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,459
Posted By jhausch
Here is another flight aware track along the same...

Here is another flight aware track along the same vein, this time a G-V:
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/GLF17/history/20070206/1538Z/KATW/KATW
Forum: APRS Tracking 03-10-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,459
Posted By jhausch
A new form of artistic expression

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N750CX/history/20080307/1757Z/KICT/KICT

Check out the flight aware track made by a Citiation X.

I see a new form of APRS artistic expression in the works. . . .
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-02-2008, 09:33 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,220
Posted By jhausch
Brian Binnie and Mike Melville at AirVenture.

Brian Binnie and Mike Melville at AirVenture.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-01-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,336
Posted By jhausch
Points of Interest Near Wisconsin...

Points of Interest Near Wisconsin Airports:

http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/library/publications/topic/air/poi.pdf
Forum: Southeast 02-18-2008, 08:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,067
Posted By jhausch
Have you been to Sav'h before? If not (and if...

Have you been to Sav'h before?

If not (and if you like to walk and have a passing interest in history) go to the visitor's center and buy the small pamphlets for the 2 self guided walking...
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-16-2008, 03:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 17,437
Posted By jhausch
(place tongue in cheek) Well for cryin out load...

(place tongue in cheek)

Well for cryin out load - if yer gonna talk about nice interiors, you should post a pic!

(remove tongue from cheek)
Forum: APRS Tracking 02-16-2008, 03:01 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 54,093
Posted By jhausch
I wondered what you were doing with that little...

I wondered what you were doing with that little circle around Hennipin Island.

That was really neat. I did the Google Earth view, too.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2008, 11:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,586
Posted By jhausch
Gear style compromise

Low landing speed - yes, that's good to add to the list.

I can see the idea of slowly releasing the stored energy of the carrier landing would be better than logging a second landing. . .

Is there...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2008, 08:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,586
Posted By jhausch
What makes for a good taildragger?

(This is a cross post from another board - http://www.purpleboard.net/~purplebo/forums/showthread.php?t=2105)

When I say "good" I guess I mean overall landing and ground handling qualities.

What...
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