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Forum: Autopilots 05-02-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,168
Posted By dynonsupport
Corrosion in the servo motor

Rick (the customer) is correct, and the cause was mild corrosion in the motor itself. It is impossible for us to know how it came to be corroded. Turning on the servo freed it, and if the corrosion...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-21-2017, 01:01 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 15,150
Posted By dynonsupport
John, The GPS that Navworx used is in the AD,...

John,
The GPS that Navworx used is in the AD, found here (https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=FAA-2016-9226-0217):



It's really worth reading the AD. It explains very clearly what the FAA's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-20-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 15,150
Posted By dynonsupport
Scott, first, congrats on your first flight! As...

Scott, first, congrats on your first flight!

As an FYI, the FAA will never publish a document that they state that an experimental product complies with the law. That's the point of the TC, STC and...
Forum: ADS-B 06-30-2017, 11:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,624
Posted By dynonsupport
We have been looking at the data logs this week,...

We have been looking at the data logs this week, and it does appear SkyView interprets this TFR differently than other devices, so there is likely some issue inside the software. We're looking into...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2017, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 683
Posted By dynonsupport
Actually, Dynon sells a pitot mount kit now...

Actually, Dynon sells a pitot mount kit now (about a year now) and it comes with a template:

http://dynonstore.com/#!/AOA-Pitot-Mount-Bracket/p/65689077/category=13788255

Here's the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-07-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 948
Posted By dynonsupport
As an FYI, Dynon is handling this over on our...

As an FYI, Dynon is handling this over on our forum:

http://dynonavionics.com/cgi-bin/yabb2/YaBB.pl?num=1496658840
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-01-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 906
Posted By dynonsupport
The mounting template on 9-2 is correct for all...

The mounting template on 9-2 is correct for all those dimensions.

Page 2-6 is a planning guide. Since the battery is not rectangular, the dimensions on 2-6 are a bit of a rounded up estimate. It...
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-31-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,455
Posted By dynonsupport
In most EFIS systems, this arc shows when you...

In most EFIS systems, this arc shows when you will intercept the altitude bug, not hit the ground.

The thing lots of EFIS systems have is a ring around the plane all the time that shows if the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-23-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 767
Posted By dynonsupport
Replacement is on condition. Charge the battery,...

Replacement is on condition. Charge the battery, then run it for at least an hour. If it lasts an hour or more, it's still fine.

If you do end up wanting to replace it, you can replace it in the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-18-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 725
Posted By dynonsupport
As people have correctly said, the intercom will...

As people have correctly said, the intercom will work in any two place aircraft.

The radio needs SkyView for setup. You can't set squelch, sidetone volume, and mic gain without SkyView.
Forum: ADS-B 05-08-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 201,016
Posted By dynonsupport
Gil, I just checked and Dynon is on the pull...

Gil,
I just checked and Dynon is on the pull down, and as far as we knew, has been for a long time. What page are you at where you can't find it?

You are supposed to enter Dynon, not Trig. Our...
Forum: ADS-B 05-08-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,624
Posted By dynonsupport
Oliver, If you have a datalog for that flight (a...

Oliver,
If you have a datalog for that flight (a "Dynon Diagnostic Log") we can look at it and see if the FAA sent something odd or if we interpreted it incorrectly.

The data would be in there as...
Forum: COMM 04-26-2017, 10:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,515
Posted By dynonsupport
Sorry about that. There is no difference in the...

Sorry about that. There is no difference in the D10A or D100 audio output circuit, so it doesn't matter.
Forum: COMM 04-26-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,515
Posted By dynonsupport
FYI, you don't need that resistor and cap on the...

FYI, you don't need that resistor and cap on the Dynon D10A, that's basically exactly what is inside. We have a 1K resistor however, so that's where I'd start on other devices too.

However, Anthony...
Forum: COMM 04-25-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,515
Posted By dynonsupport
Anthony, The D100 is quiet because your radio is...

Anthony,
The D100 is quiet because your radio is smashing it down. When you hook multiple audio sources together, the strongest one wins, and when the strongest one wants there to be no sound, all...
Forum: COMM 04-25-2017, 11:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,515
Posted By dynonsupport
It isn't that the Dynon (or likely TruTrak) are...

It isn't that the Dynon (or likely TruTrak) are quiet and need amplification, it's that you can't just hook audio output wires together and have them mix. One of them wants the voltage to be 0V and...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-24-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 798
Posted By dynonsupport
USB drives aren't quite like SD cards where the...

USB drives aren't quite like SD cards where the sizes matter. As SD cards expanded, they needed more address space and had to refine the standard for larger cards. USB easily handles terrabyte...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-14-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,703
Posted By dynonsupport
If you have a Dynon SkyView, it has an output to...

If you have a Dynon SkyView, it has an output to dim your lights built right in.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-12-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 878
Posted By dynonsupport
Pat, The Autopilot follows the HSI on the PFD....

Pat,
The Autopilot follows the HSI on the PFD. For the AP to follow a flight plan, the HSI must be on the correct source. I assume you are seeing the magenta line on the MAP page, but what you need...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-10-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 15,134
Posted By dynonsupport
A lead acid battery can withstand serious...

A lead acid battery can withstand serious overvoltage for a LONG time. Like an hour.

The alternator can't put out huge voltage if there's something attached to it drawing a lot of current. That's...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-10-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 15,134
Posted By dynonsupport
David, The capacitor on the Rotax is there to...

David,
The capacitor on the Rotax is there to deal with the ripples on the output of the regulator when it's functioning. However, it is not effective in limiting an overvoltage case as it has...
Forum: ADS-B 04-10-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,005
Posted By dynonsupport
This does appear to be a case of garbage in. The...

This does appear to be a case of garbage in. The METAR did actually report 3.01" as you can see in the history from yesterday. It did it on and off through the day, and now today it's failing to...
Forum: Engine Monitors 04-10-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,499
Posted By dynonsupport
Nigel, If empty or full is high or low...

Nigel,

If empty or full is high or low resistance matters which way the float is installed. The cool thing is you can figure this out from looking at your SkyView calibration. Go into HARDWARE...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-10-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 15,134
Posted By dynonsupport
All Dynon equipment is designed for 28V planes,...

All Dynon equipment is designed for 28V planes, so the voltage measurements go 30+V. It's also designed to DO-160 specs, which is what certified equipment uses. This means that as 10-30V operational...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-31-2017, 10:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,979
Posted By dynonsupport
It's doubtful you would see the F-15. Very few...

It's doubtful you would see the F-15. Very few military planes are ADS-B equipped, and the military has said they will miss the 2020 deadline.

Dual band is only useful to see ADS-B OUT equipped...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-31-2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,368
Posted By dynonsupport
Sorry, no. When the system is off, the rudder...

Sorry, no. When the system is off, the rudder moves freely, so it can't provide any virtual trim force.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-31-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,368
Posted By dynonsupport
The yaw damper actuates the rudder directly via...

The yaw damper actuates the rudder directly via the rudder cables, just like the servos do for roll and pitch. No rudder trim needed.

We'll continue to keep an eye on the market for where yaw...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-31-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,368
Posted By dynonsupport
The Yaw damper uses our standard, existing...

The Yaw damper uses our standard, existing servos. We will have kits for the RV-10 and RV-14 right away.
Forum: RV-12 03-31-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,586
Posted By dynonsupport
ADS-B is only useful in the USA, so it doesn't...

ADS-B is only useful in the USA, so it doesn't really make sense for a manufacturer to make it standard in kits that get used all over the world.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-30-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,368
Posted By dynonsupport
SkyView v15.1 from Dynon adds Yaw Damper, VP-X on HDX, and more

Dynon is excited to announce SkyView version 15.1, which adds Yaw Damper capability, VP-X support on HDX, improved Rotax 912iS fault/troubleshooting information, and dozens more improvements and...
Forum: RV-12 03-27-2017, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,474
Posted By dynonsupport
If you were farther behind in software than you...

If you were farther behind in software than you would need to update, but given you're already on v15, then you're good to go.

Steps:
1) Replace the 250 with the 2020, hooking up the same colored...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-26-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By dynonsupport
Yes, that's exactly how it works.

Yes, that's exactly how it works.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-24-2017, 09:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,979
Posted By dynonsupport
PowerFlarm is not an ADS-B receiver when it picks...

PowerFlarm is not an ADS-B receiver when it picks up Mode C/S targets. It does this via other RF tricks and can only roughly estimate the location and direction of an aircraft, whereas ADS-B gives...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-24-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,979
Posted By dynonsupport
Just do remember that a dual band ADS-B receiver...

Just do remember that a dual band ADS-B receiver can only pick up other ADS-B OUT planes if there is no ground station in range. You will not see Mode C/S targets. This will get a lot better as 2020...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,979
Posted By dynonsupport
Yes. And an aircraft equipped with an SV-GPS-250...

Yes. And an aircraft equipped with an SV-GPS-250 (and SV-XPNDR-261) will still "wake up" the ground stations so that you receive non-ADS-B-equipped traffic that radar picks up. This is more valuable...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,979
Posted By dynonsupport
Chuck, Our solution to not pre-announcing was...

Chuck,
Our solution to not pre-announcing was that all orders since Dec 1st get a free upgrade, so that nobody that ordered one in the last 100 days feels burned.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,979
Posted By dynonsupport
New Dual Band ADS-B Receiver from Dynon and AFS

New from Dynon: The SV-ADSB-472 Dual Band ADS-B Traffic and Weather Receiver (http://www.dynonavionics.com/adsb-dual-band-receiver-472.php). With a smaller footprint, lower price, and reception on...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-07-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,055
Posted By dynonsupport
Dynon's internal inspection of this part requires...

Dynon's internal inspection of this part requires it to be 10.31" +/ 0.01". So the CAD model is correct.




We thought the same thing when we came up with the idea which is why we prototyped it and...
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-02-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,163
Posted By dynonsupport
You can fit (3) 10" screens in an RV-6 if you...

You can fit (3) 10" screens in an RV-6 if you want:

http://dynonavionics.com/public_html/yabbfiles/Attachments/IMG_0322s.jpg

Our general recommendation is to not put the second screen all the way...
Forum: Autopilots 03-01-2017, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,575
Posted By dynonsupport
The servos will work with a SkyView. The control...

The servos will work with a SkyView. The control modules will not.
Forum: RV-12 02-15-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,935
Posted By dynonsupport
The RV-12 can be a different case from our normal...

The RV-12 can be a different case from our normal process.

If you are upgrading using the Vans release, then that does overwrite screen configs as it is meant to keep the system with the most up to...
Forum: RV-12 02-14-2017, 04:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,935
Posted By dynonsupport
Your settings are saved to the thumb drive when...

Your settings are saved to the thumb drive when you load a new software version. There's no reason they should have changed, but you can go review them if you want.
Forum: ADS-B 02-13-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,922
Posted By dynonsupport
Thanks for the follow up! Well get this in our...

Thanks for the follow up! Well get this in our documentation.
Forum: ADS-B 02-10-2017, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,184
Posted By dynonsupport
The Dynon SV-GPS-2020 can only be used with...

The Dynon SV-GPS-2020 can only be used with Dynon's 261 transponder if you want to be compliant. It will not interface with any other transponder. The FAA requires ADS-B OUT systems to have been...
Forum: RV-12 02-09-2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,879
Posted By dynonsupport
Nothing is different in the cockpit. The only...

Nothing is different in the cockpit. The only difference is being legal in 91.225 airspaces after 2020.
Forum: RV-12 02-09-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,879
Posted By dynonsupport
With any GPS connected to SkyView, the...

With any GPS connected to SkyView, the transponder is ADS-B OUT.

The SV-GPS-2020 is unique to the USA in meeting the requirements of FAR 91.227, which require a specific level of integrity and...
Forum: RV-12 02-09-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,879
Posted By dynonsupport
As a follow up, Vans does currently sell the...

As a follow up, Vans does currently sell the SV-GPS-2020 with the correct length wires, pre-terminated, with a D9 kit so it is virtually plug and play. The box should clearly say "SV-GPS-2020 RV12"...
Forum: ADS-B 02-08-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,922
Posted By dynonsupport
Sorry we can't be more help. Garmin doesn't...

Sorry we can't be more help. Garmin doesn't publish their protocols, so it's very hard to support their equipment. We had to reverse engineer the protocol from the older 327/330, which really just...
Forum: ADS-B 02-07-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,573
Posted By dynonsupport
Bit of history here: Many TSOs or FARs tell you...

Bit of history here: Many TSOs or FARs tell you how to do something, and don't let you innovate. Industry told the FAA they were sick of this and asked the FAA to create a FAR which is performance...
Forum: ADS-B 02-07-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,573
Posted By dynonsupport
Bob, One of the important factors to SDA is...

Bob,
One of the important factors to SDA is latency. The time from the real position of the plane to when it's transmitted. This is not something easily verified and goes way beyond a simple protocol...
Forum: ADS-B 02-01-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 201,016
Posted By dynonsupport
The rebate is only available for aircraft...

The rebate is only available for aircraft installing TSO'd equipment (not just meeting the TSO) and for aircraft that have never transmitted ADS-B OUT before.

The GPS 20A is not TSO'd / Certified,...
Forum: ADS-B 01-31-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 201,016
Posted By dynonsupport
To use a GPS as your ADS-B OUT position source,...

To use a GPS as your ADS-B OUT position source, you must test it with that ADS-B OUT device, and produce engineering data that this system meets a Source Integrity Level (SIL) that is sufficient. The...
Forum: ADS-B 01-30-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,343
Posted By dynonsupport
Oliver, Foreflight likely got the TFR data over...

Oliver,
Foreflight likely got the TFR data over the internet (WiFi or Cellular) while SkyView got it from ADS-B.

These come from different places. Last I heard, ADS-B uplinked TFR's still required a...
Forum: GPS 01-28-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,730
Posted By dynonsupport
Pressure altitude is also required for some...

Pressure altitude is also required for some procedures. The ones that say "climb to XXX before turning to 123". An IFR navigator can't give guidance on when to turn without the pressure altitude...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2017, 09:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,890
Posted By dynonsupport
The Dynon D10 EMS is a full featured modern...

The Dynon D10 EMS is a full featured modern engine monitor that fits in a 3/18" hole and is $1,700.

Full monitoring of MAP, RPM, oil temp and pressure, EGT, CHT, fuel level, fuel pressure, fuel...
Forum: ADS-B 01-13-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 201,016
Posted By dynonsupport
The rebate requires that the aircraft has never...

The rebate requires that the aircraft has never transmitted ADS-B OUT before. Doesn't matter if it was compliant, TSO'd, certified. legal, or anything else. If your plane has had any ADS-B OUT...
Forum: ADS-B 01-13-2017, 03:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 28,729
Posted By dynonsupport
Dave, It appears it would do the things you...

Dave,
It appears it would do the things you listed, but with some tradeoffs. Given this is a thread about a Garmin product, it is probably a appropriate to start a new thread if you would like to...
Forum: ADS-B 01-13-2017, 02:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 28,729
Posted By dynonsupport
Dynon has our own remote mount, TSO'd Mode-S...

Dynon has our own remote mount, TSO'd Mode-S transponder with ADS-B OUT, at competitive prices and weights. We also have ADS-B IN solutions. So it is not immediately clear why someone with a SkyView...
Forum: ADS-B 01-07-2017, 12:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,782
Posted By dynonsupport
As much as I respect Mel, the FAA didn't change...

As much as I respect Mel, the FAA didn't change the rules. The FAA published the ADS-B final rule in 2010, and that rule included 91.227 which sets out the required power classes for Transponder and...
Forum: ADS-B 01-07-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,782
Posted By dynonsupport
Oshkosh is class D airspace. ADS-B is not...

Oshkosh is class D airspace. ADS-B is not required.
Forum: ADS-B 01-07-2017, 12:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,782
Posted By dynonsupport
This all comes from the FAR's....

This all comes from the FAR's. 91.227:



Transponders are (i). These classes all define the higher (250W+) transponders. It doesn't say "US registered aircraft" or anything like that, so Canadian...
Forum: RV-14 12-17-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,713
Posted By dynonsupport
This is only true if you have the mindset that...

This is only true if you have the mindset that you need the very newest features or hardware. But this was true 30 years ago too when a company came out with a newer com radio or transponder that was...
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