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Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-09-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By TJCF16
I have the same prop HC-C2YL-1BF/F7663-4 and I...

I have the same prop HC-C2YL-1BF/F7663-4 and I just had it o-hauled and zero timed. here is what the manual calls for

Stud A-2247-1
Bolt N/A
Nut A-2498
Washer/Spacer A-2482
Spring Pin ...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-05-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,168
Posted By TJCF16
I had 1 light speed and one slick Mag. I never...

I had 1 light speed and one slick Mag. I never saw a drop with the light speed. This year I installed two new P-mags and i get 90 rpm with one of them and 135 with the other! it is a very smooth...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-07-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,013
Posted By TJCF16
I recommend a constant speed prop on the RV-9A. ...

I recommend a constant speed prop on the RV-9A. It will help with center of gravity and will also make for much better performance and cruising! I have one on my 9A and would never go to a fixed...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2018, 06:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,908
Posted By TJCF16
Just a little more information. when I did my...

Just a little more information. when I did my first test flight with the P-Mags at cruise I was running the following.

8,000 ft OAT 32
RPM 2270 Manifold 21.9

CHT #1- 326
#2- 348
...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,908
Posted By TJCF16
I will look at the fuel flow and other...

I will look at the fuel flow and other suggestions. The only thing I changed was the two p-mags. There is something amiss. May take some searching but should find a solution
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,908
Posted By TJCF16
I have done all the baffle mods. I doo have CHT...

I have done all the baffle mods. I doo have CHT probes on all cylinders. My front cylinders donít get above 400. I think the jetting could be the answer. Allen at antisplat recommends the drill...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,908
Posted By TJCF16
Climb power and CHTís

I have an 0-320 with a Hartzell constant speed prop. I just added two P-MAGs. I was wondering climb out settings? I use Full throttle on takeoff I get 2700 rpm 28.8 on manifold, after 500 feet agl...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-27-2018, 04:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By TJCF16
Jim They didnít give me that option!

Jim
They didnít give me that option!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By TJCF16
I have mine done here at KGMU (Aerotech) and he...

I have mine done here at KGMU (Aerotech) and he charged me $139.00
Forum: Southeast 02-26-2018, 07:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 788
Posted By TJCF16
KSAV

I am going to spend the weekend in Savannah GA in a couple of weeks. Does anyone have any experience with FBO's on the field? Maybe hanger space? I see they have signature aviation there. I try...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By TJCF16
Pitch Servo Hardware Fail

I have had my airplane down for it's condition inspection for the last month. I powered it up the other day for the first time. I got a Pitch servo hardware fail. I cycled power and it went out. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 824
Posted By TJCF16
Constant speed prop

I removed my c/s prop today to remove the light speed bracket Assy. There was quite a bit of gommy sludge in the crank shaft. Got most of it cleaned out. I was wondering what others use to clean...
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-07-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,508
Posted By TJCF16
Personally I have never repaired a canopy crack. ...

Personally I have never repaired a canopy crack. That said I have a friend who has done several and he is very good. I don't know what the product is or how to apply it. With that in mind if you...
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-06-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,508
Posted By TJCF16
Do not use weldon #3 #4

Do not use weldon #3 #4
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-06-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,508
Posted By TJCF16
P.m. me I will get your phone number and have my...

P.m. me I will get your phone number and have my buddy who fixes those cracks give you a call. He can let you know all the products he uses. When heís done you canít even tell it was ever cracked
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-31-2017, 10:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,522
Posted By TJCF16
Back in the day when I worked for the airlines,...

Back in the day when I worked for the airlines, we used Zyglo developer to find leaks. We would clean area with MEK then spray developer on the area. It worked great.
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-25-2017, 10:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,808
Posted By TJCF16
Stein did my dual Garmin panel and did an...

Stein did my dual Garmin panel and did an outstanding job! would highly recommend them.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-10-2017, 06:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,736
Posted By TJCF16
I prefer to use a Simpson meter when doing this...

I prefer to use a Simpson meter when doing this check. Digital
meters can give you funny readings if the scale wonít adjust manually. Some just do it automatically. Also, it is important to have...
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-04-2017, 04:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,564
Posted By TJCF16
RV9A Cross Country

I flew yesterday from BMG (Bloomington Indiana) to GMU (Greenville SC)at 7,500 with 18 Kts tail wind. It took 2.1 hours 388nm used 14.1 gallons. I fly this trip often. The RV9A is so nice and...
Forum: RV-12 09-02-2017, 05:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,790
Posted By TJCF16
Well I am not sure, I posted video links from...

Well I am not sure, I posted video links from the news and info that I had on the RV-12 Incident. In no way was I trying to speculate what happened. However: my post was taken down. I will say...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2017, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By TJCF16
Thx for the info. I have cancelled my trip due...

Thx for the info. I have cancelled my trip due to weather:mad:
Forum: Florida (South) 08-28-2017, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 859
Posted By TJCF16
I go to PMP very nice there and they have hangars...

I go to PMP very nice there and they have hangars that are reasonable.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-28-2017, 03:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By TJCF16
N21 (Top sail North Carolina)

Has anyone flown into N21 (Holly Ridge/Topsail island) in North Carolina? It is a grass strip and says it is in good condition. I need to pick someone up later this week.
Forum: Safety 08-21-2017, 06:22 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 12,453
Posted By TJCF16
One would have to wonder what if he landed the...

One would have to wonder what if he landed the plane on asphalt or concrete runway? I don't think it would have flipped. Also why would you not shut the engine off and try to horizontal the prop...
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-07-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,024
Posted By TJCF16
Lew does fantastic work!!

Lew does fantastic work!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 504
Posted By TJCF16
Recommendations for KLZU Gwinnett County

I am flying over to KLZU tomorrow and I will need fuel and tie down for the night. Any suggestions on which FBO to use?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-04-2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 862
Posted By TJCF16
Antisplat Cowling Door question

Does anyone have a photo of exactly where they installed the door at on the cowling? I laid it up next to the cowling, not sure where to put it. The cowling seems to be more curved and the door...
Forum: RV-14 06-14-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,525
Posted By TJCF16
I just sent them my deposit for Aviator seats! ...

I just sent them my deposit for Aviator seats! Hope they beat the 12 week lead time though!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2017, 05:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By TJCF16
Super Slider tracks & Almost RV-14 Mod

I installed the Super Slider Tracks from Flyboy accessories about a year ago. They are fabulous modification. I was wondering if I wanted to install the "almost an RV-14 mod" from Anti Splat Aero...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-24-2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By TJCF16
Ok so you need to hook up the interlock circuit. ...

Ok so you need to hook up the interlock circuit. Look and see if there is a interlock circuit coming out of the GTN and the com. On the GTN 200 it is pin 4 and 5. One is an output and one is a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,641
Posted By TJCF16
Tell her Happy Birthday! Great looking family! ...

Tell her Happy Birthday! Great looking family! You need 3 more!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-07-2017, 06:50 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,694
Posted By TJCF16
I have the G5 in my panel along with the G3X...

I have the G5 in my panel along with the G3X touch system and I have been in very rough turbulence and it has never acted stupid! The only thing that's weird with it is you can't adjust the lubber...
Forum: RV-10 05-07-2017, 06:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,791
Posted By TJCF16
I installed it on my leading edge of my wing,...

I installed it on my leading edge of my wing, about to the end of the fuel tank. I also installed it on the leading edges of the landing gear struts. This helps drastically with any paint chips...
Forum: RV-10 05-05-2017, 06:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,002
Posted By TJCF16
Fixed

Found the splice under the pilots seat had cold solder joints. I replaced them with Raycem crimp splices. I do not recommend using solder splices unless you have the proper heat gun. I have a HT900...
Forum: RV-10 05-04-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,002
Posted By TJCF16
OAT probe

So I have been chasing a OAT problem with my new panel for the last 3 days. It seems you are correct that the Probe only comes with 10 Ft of cable. Stein connects the end to the plug that connects...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2017, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 746
Posted By TJCF16
THX

Thanks Vlad!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 746
Posted By TJCF16
PM messages

I am not the most computer savvy but that sure seems like a strange way to do things. Who would have ever thought the sent folder would need to be empty? Go figure
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 746
Posted By TJCF16
Website Private Messages

Not sure whats going on but I have 5 messages and the website is saying I am 94% full. It says I have 44 messages stored but not sure what that means.!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-19-2017, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,013
Posted By TJCF16
I had problem with my sky tech starter staying...

I had problem with my sky tech starter staying engaged for about 2 to 3 seconds after releasing the start switch. I removed the jumper wire on starter and ran a wire back to the L terminal on the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,300
Posted By TJCF16
Steve I just had a complete Garmin panel...

Steve
I just had a complete Garmin panel installed in my plane by Jesse Saint. That included a complete auto pilot system with 2 GSA28 servos. Will there be a recall or any notification of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-16-2017, 05:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 864
Posted By TJCF16
Jesse has a great team and is very dedicated to...

Jesse has a great team and is very dedicated to the customer! Can't say enough!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-06-2017, 07:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,490
Posted By TJCF16
PilotjohnS and Slice Slice is correct I got the...

PilotjohnS and Slice
Slice is correct I got the 625 bundle price. If I would have got the 650 you get a com and a nav. But that would have costed me $2500 more than the 625 plus the 200.
Tim
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-06-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,490
Posted By TJCF16
Jesse you are so funny! Poor man's Cirrus!

Jesse you are so funny! Poor man's Cirrus!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-02-2017, 07:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,490
Posted By TJCF16
New Panel N626TC

https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2924/32990819583_c47a2fd841_c.jpg

New panel

Well this is another fantastic panel from Saint Aviation. These guys did a great job! I went down 3 days before they...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-17-2017, 08:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,038
Posted By TJCF16
One thing I have do on my annual condition...

One thing I have do on my annual condition inspection is change the nose gear bolt,washer and nut. I will do it every year. I also pull the nose gear out and inspect for cracks etc. This gives me a...
Forum: Florida (South) 03-13-2017, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,253
Posted By TJCF16
Lenny # Anthony How hard is it to fly the coast...

Lenny # Anthony
How hard is it to fly the coast from St Augustine to Miami? does your airport have any over night hanger parking? going to be there for a week the first of April.
Forum: Florida (South) 03-12-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,253
Posted By TJCF16
I think KPMP is class D airspace just outside Ft...

I think KPMP is class D airspace just outside Ft Lauderdale class C. Arriving from the west makes the most sense to me!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-08-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,581
Posted By TJCF16
Panel Upgrade at Saint Aviation

Yesterday I dropped my RV9A off at Saint Aviation for a panel upgrade. Very hospitable people down there. Jessie loaned me his car so I could have lunch with family. Then they flew us to Sanford...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-05-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 980
Posted By TJCF16
I will give them a call THX

I will give them a call THX
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-05-2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 980
Posted By TJCF16
Hanger space in south eastern FL

To all my VAF friends, can anyone suggest or does anyone have hanger space that I could use from April 8th thru the 16th at Palm Beach (PBI), Boca Raton(BCT), Pompano Beach(PMP),Ft Lauderdale exec...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,845
Posted By TJCF16
I have an oil cooler shutter that I took off my...

I have an oil cooler shutter that I took off my RV9A. It has all attaching hardware and cable. Would be willing to part with it.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2017, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,053
Posted By TJCF16
The I post should only have power when you turn...

The I post should only have power when you turn the key to start. It should drop power when key is in any position but start.
Forum: Safety 02-04-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,811
Posted By TJCF16
Bill, that is why I installed 2 AIM 9s. And a...

Bill, that is why I installed 2 AIM 9s. And a centerline 20 mm. On my RV 9A. If I can't catch-em I can shoot em! Next will be chaff and flare. Oh'. Just finished up with the ECM mods. I think I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2017, 06:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 896
Posted By TJCF16
I am not the builder. And it is wired with the...

I am not the builder. And it is wired with the jumper wire. There is no second wire. I guess I will install one? I wonder why you couldn't use a diode on the jumper wire? That would stop any...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2017, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 896
Posted By TJCF16
Starter Question

When I start my engine and it fires off and i let off the start key. The starter seems to stay engaged for about 2 seconds or so then disengages. I replaced the starter with a new one and it does...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-08-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,682
Posted By TJCF16
I have a TPMS for sale if anyone wants it. IMHO...

I have a TPMS for sale if anyone wants it. IMHO it sucks. Very hard to remove to put air in tires. Not sure what you gain with it anyway.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-03-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,606
Posted By TJCF16
I just finished replacing my carb heat door, ...

I just finished replacing my carb heat door, Vans sells a kit which you get the hinge, metal for door, lever and rivets. You do not get the wire nut which you will also need because I am sure yours...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,349
Posted By TJCF16
I figured so, I orderd some high temp tubing to...

I figured so, I orderd some high temp tubing to cover the baffle rod and some for the drain tube.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,349
Posted By TJCF16
Oid Drain back tubes

During my annual inspection I found the rods that attach the front and rear cooling baffles chaffing on the bottom side of the cylinder head drain tube on the #4 tube. (it had worn all the way thru...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-26-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,347
Posted By TJCF16
Ya drilling the rivets was a piece of cake. ...

Ya drilling the rivets was a piece of cake. However: you still have to drill out the nut plates that hold the center panel down. I reinstalled them on the rib not thru the floor skin and the rib. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-26-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,347
Posted By TJCF16
Smile Thanks Finally figured it out! Tim Crouch

Thanks Finally figured it out!
Tim Crouch
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-26-2016, 07:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,347
Posted By TJCF16
How the heck did where you able to post them?

How the heck did where you able to post them?
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