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Forum: RV-10 03-20-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 672
Posted By Avengerboss
Narrow deck Hartzell

I ran into the same problem and ended up with the wide deck Govenor. I called called Hatrzell direct to get the correct part number to order one from them direct. Best move I made.
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-08-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 487
Posted By Avengerboss
Jackpoints fitting

I have seen talk and have had to help our RV8 locals address the close fit of the jackpot point mount.
Of course when your installing the mount as part of your build its not an issue but if your...
Forum: California 01-30-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 566
Posted By Avengerboss
Flyin update

Forgot to mention our local FBO Pacific Exec Aviation is supporting the event
Forum: California 01-30-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 566
Posted By Avengerboss
RV flyin Ramona California. May 5th

Well we decided to hold our forth annual RV flyin BBQ at Ramona airport (KRNM)
Fly in and enjoy your fellow Pilots and there beautiful RVs.
Times will be 10 to 2 on May 5th come on in early , the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-29-2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 273
Posted By Avengerboss
RV10 Jackpoint instructions missing

Oops!!!!! I sent out a few RV10 Jackpoint kits without the instructions. For those who didn't get them pls contact me and I'll email or send them to you.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-18-2017, 07:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,151
Posted By Avengerboss
Prop overhaul

Most Hartzell props are 12 years or 2000 hrs, I'm sure your hub s/n would give you the best info if you contact Hartzell. The costs I have experienced lately on mine is about $3000 for a complete...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-22-2017, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 842
Posted By Avengerboss
SOS mags

I have the Bendix SoS on my RV10 and had it on my hp IO360 RV7,
Works great.
Only other Mags are the "P" mags. My fellow RV8 owners have them on their planes and hot starts are nothing for them.
Forum: Reviews 07-04-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,980
Posted By Avengerboss
Jackpoint photos

anyone wanting photos just email me at . ecckers@cox.net
Im not good at attaching photos on VAF..
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-08-2017, 07:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,626
Posted By Avengerboss
Low cylinder

After reading all the facts, the unknown engine condition and the degrading of the cylinders over short hrs, I'd pull the engine and have it majored before its to late.
To many factors going on here.
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-24-2017, 07:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 798
Posted By Avengerboss
Jackpoints back with add

Pass the word,
Thanks to Doug (mr VAF himself) I'll have an add on VAF soon for the RV jack points. Check the front page
.
Forum: RV-10 03-16-2017, 07:16 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,060
Posted By Avengerboss
Poh

I'd like one also, legal wording or not it's great to have.
Pls send to ecckers@cox.net
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-04-2017, 07:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,061
Posted By Avengerboss
RV 8 Jackpoints almost gone

Got 5 Jackpoint kits left @$95+ shipping
The next run will be more because of material costs ( we had our own alum for the first batch) and its gonna be a few weeks before we have them made up...
Forum: Interiors 02-21-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,335
Posted By Avengerboss
RV 10 headliner

I did mine with swede and it turned out great. Hardest was bonding the windows and windscreen and not damaging the swede . Lots of pre planning and ensuring its smooth. Email me and I'll send you...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-05-2017, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,373
Posted By Avengerboss
Jackpoint adapter

Great idea!!!
Forum: RV-10 01-31-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,030
Posted By Avengerboss
oops

That smiley face is supposed to be a "o".
Forum: RV-10 01-31-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,030
Posted By Avengerboss
RV10 Interior

we used Oscar from Escondido Custom Upl in So Cal. he's done 2 RV10s one Leather and mine with cloth including making the side panels and headliner. Beautiful workmanship.
he's does the work at your...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-24-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 17,424
Posted By Avengerboss
Talking WB Sheet

Me to please
ecckers@cox.net:D
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-18-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,034
Posted By Avengerboss
RV-8 jackpoints

Hey all, just a little update on the Jackpoints . Pay pal is killing me with their costs so if you order the Jackpoints using pay pal please add another $4 to the cost ($95+4=$99). It was doing this...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-10-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 758
Posted By Avengerboss
RV 8 jackpoints

Still here :D.
we have gotten many requests for Jackpoints for the "round" gear legs and we are very close ,"hang loose"👍👍
Thanks All
Don
Forum: Safety 11-05-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,126
Posted By Avengerboss
Vic and Vans article

Great article , I am not only a RV lover /Owner but a Ultralight pilot/lover for the low and slow flight.
I'd like to add to this discussion about the 1percent of RV owners and their arrogance...
Forum: Propellers 09-10-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,390
Posted By Avengerboss
Hartzell prop govenor

You are correct about Hartzell needing a minimum of 1800 to work, I just learned that myself when I thought my Govenor was bad and I called Hartzell and that's what they stated. I really like mine...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 996
Posted By Avengerboss
True Speed Aero are the guys for your Govenor and...

True Speed Aero are the guys for your Govenor and the internal reclocking. The shaft has to be redrilled and reset. they did mine perfectly!:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 996
Posted By Avengerboss
Prop Govenor

Overspend was only seconds at best before I propped it down .
Don't know anything about the internal workings the only clocking it did was external on the slotted face plate.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2016, 07:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 996
Posted By Avengerboss
More on the Govenor

Just in case, True Speed Areo Govenors ph# 818-997-8429
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 996
Posted By Avengerboss
Prop governor problems

Got a great story and I hope VANS reads this
Just finished my RV10 and started phase 1 flight test first takeoff prop RPM went to 2860!!!! Holy **** I thought, that IO540 I had built by Corona...
Forum: RV-10 06-24-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 590
Posted By Avengerboss
N104MF heading to the airport

Can anyone tell me how to post a pic from my IMAC??? Whats a URL and where do i find it?? GAWD!!! Im solo frustrated???
Forum: RV-10 06-24-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,582
Posted By Avengerboss
New RV10 on the block

Just finished my RV10, 15 months and were happy campers, Take the Fues to Ramona tomorrow morning ( Wings and Tail already there) Exciting weekend/Users/owner/Pictures/iPhoto...
Forum: RV-12 05-01-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 18,287
Posted By Avengerboss
Soft start module

Think I got one, Thanks VAF😃😃😃😃
Forum: RV-12 04-30-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 18,287
Posted By Avengerboss
Soft start module.

Any one wanting to sell their un-used soft start module?
Forum: RV-10 04-21-2016, 07:42 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,060
Posted By Avengerboss
Rv10 POH

Yes please add me.
ecckers@cox.net:D
Forum: RV-10 02-29-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,844
Posted By Avengerboss
Eng mount ears

They are now $255 "on sale" at Aero, thank goodness I found a set at wentworth for $100 each.
Forum: RV-10 10-23-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,490
Posted By Avengerboss
Door seal

Thanks , I love VAF😊😊😊😊
Forum: RV-10 10-22-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,490
Posted By Avengerboss
Door seals

Anyone help me out on the McMaster Carr door seal part number??
Thanks
Forum: RV-10 06-13-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,627
Posted By Avengerboss
Talking Sticking Brakes oops

i meant Stiffer springs.:D
Forum: RV-10 06-13-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,627
Posted By Avengerboss
Cool Brake stick

We had the same ongoing problem here with 3344N, first we thought it was the pedals secured to tight causing the Matco Master cyl to not release, That wasn't it!, we thought maybe the master Cyl need...
Forum: California 04-04-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,694
Posted By Avengerboss
Things to see.

I agree with Planes of Fame. You can stop and have lunch at Flo's . Real close to the Museum. Palm Springs air Museum is cool also. It's Right off the runway at Palm Srpings intl airport. Also has...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,905
Posted By Avengerboss
Fairings inc ..

Very glad to here it, I'm gonna be looking for the same parts for my 10 also..:cool:
Forum: RV-10 02-10-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,786
Posted By Avengerboss
Door latch

Great Video, I'm save this when I get to my doors. :eek:
Forum: RV-10 07-14-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,027
Posted By Avengerboss
Flightline AC For sale

I have a Flightline system (Freon) for sale, Started install (just basic plumbing) buy previous owner but after some thought I'm not going to use it. Its a great system but i just don't need it in So...
Forum: RV-12 06-15-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,707
Posted By Avengerboss
Rotax problem

We've experienced that also and it was the float adjustment . It was set to low and one carb was actually running out of fuel, and it always happened at take off power, not sure why those carbs do...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-30-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 95,580
Posted By Avengerboss
Annual checklist

Pls send me the checklist also:D
Forum: RV-12 11-21-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,494
Posted By Avengerboss
912 Plugs

Make sure your carbs are Sync'd really good..:p
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,552
Posted By Avengerboss
Smok-in

Awesome suggestions thanks guy's. I kinda do want to build my own but i'm going to look at all options.:eek:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,552
Posted By Avengerboss
Talking Smoke systems

:DLooking for a nice smoke system for my RV-7, Who do you guys suggest??:rolleyes:
Forum: RV-10 02-26-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 895
Posted By Avengerboss
Need a RV-10 Ride

Any RV10 owner near Ramona RNM, be willing to give a ride to a couple of friends who are really interested buying a "10". I'm pushing them hard to do this. We'll pay the fuel. Thanks. Call me...
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-20-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 17,468
Posted By Avengerboss
Conerting 7A to a 7

Thanks all for some really great opinions, Doesn't sound like a big deal to do the conversion. I too perfer tail wheel flying. most of my time is in tailwheel and i just enjoy it. As for Some VAN's...
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-18-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 17,468
Posted By Avengerboss
Converting 7A to a 7

Need a little advice, Has anyone tried or completed changing a 7A fues already built up to a 7 tail dragger:eek:
Forum: RV-4 01-18-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,030
Posted By Avengerboss
IO-360 install

So just to be clear you want to install The IO360! Is this the larger head "angle valve" 200hp engine?? I was wondering if that would work or not and has anyone installed the IO360 angle valve in a 4...
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-03-2010, 07:13 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,554
Posted By Avengerboss
Thanks all, I only live 20 minutes from Grove...

Thanks all, I only live 20 minutes from Grove Aircraft and we have a good motorcycle shop here so i'll go with that first. and check that gear leg alignment also. If that fails then a Grove wheel is...
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-02-2010, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,689
Posted By Avengerboss
I agree, stick with what you had!! Been there...

I agree, stick with what you had!! Been there done that (for O360 to IO360 200hp)and it's very expensive.
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-02-2010, 05:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,554
Posted By Avengerboss
Unhappy Nose wheel shimmy!

HELP!!! I've done everything everyone has told me to and i still can't get rid of that shimmy, New tire&Tube 24lb break out, from 25 lb to 45lbs tire pressure????? I have the angle valve IO-360 w/CS,...
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-28-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 862,044
Posted By Avengerboss
Unhappy Here's mine but??

I'd love to show pic's of my newly completed 8A but i'm just computer stupid and haven't been able to figure out the posting??:confused::confused::confused:
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-01-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,554
Posted By Avengerboss
Re:Shimmy

Thanks all, I will increase my breakout force to about 25lbs and inflate my tire to 40lbs and go from there..

Thanks Much.:)
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-01-2010, 06:38 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,554
Posted By Avengerboss
Talking Nose wheel shimmy!

Just made my first flight in my 8A "LOVED it"! But i now have a nose wheel shimmy that just is getting worse. I didn't have it on my high speed taxi or during a couple of crow hops. After my first...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-26-2010, 05:42 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 26,440
Posted By Avengerboss
Nicks Dead stick

Awesome job Nick, You were a great pilot chasing me in that Titan back in those Ultralight day's and you just kept on going. Good thing your dad pushed dead sticks all the time uh?? Donnie Eccker...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-27-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,311
Posted By Avengerboss
Panel labeling

Thanks to all for your suggestions.. I think i'll go with engraving
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,311
Posted By Avengerboss
Panel labeling

I am in the process of wanting to label my RV8A panel (Switches & breakers). Looking for suggestions?? I did read in VAF a while back someone makes nice small press on labels but i can't find it ...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-01-2010, 04:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,956
Posted By Avengerboss
Re-Canopy

Thanks much!!
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-01-2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,956
Posted By Avengerboss
Talking To Bond, Rivet or Screw

Hey guy's I've got my canopy all drilled up and ready to secure to the frame, I chose not to bond but am worried about riveting! An -8 owner at our airport screwed his canopy to the frame with 6-32...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-01-2010, 06:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,192
Posted By Avengerboss
To Glue, Rivet or Screw My -8A Canopy

Hi all, I Need advice! I have my Canopy all trimed and drilled, I chose not to bond but:eek: i am worried about riveting. A fellow -8 owner at our airport has screwed his canopy to the frame. He did...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-20-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 600
Posted By Avengerboss
Smile DAR

Call John Shablow 951-259-2997. He lives in riverside county, Travels in his RV8A. he's one of the best.:D

Don
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-15-2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,768
Posted By Avengerboss
Talking Nose wheel

Wow!! What a bunch of fun RV owners. I hope there is a POH someone created for the 8A. Altough i'm a Cessna 170B , 1942 Boeing Stearman and newly finished Starduster owner/ pilot, building this RV8A...
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