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Forum: RV-12 09-17-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,183
Posted By kell311496
I am also just catching up on this SB and removed...

I am also just catching up on this SB and removed the tank top - same white/grey residue. I transport my auto fuel in Eagle U2-51-S Red Galvanized Steel Type II Gas Safety Cans.

For the first 2...
Forum: Midwest 03-01-2012, 05:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,340
Posted By kell311496
David - PM me and we will set something up.

David - PM me and we will set something up.
Forum: Midwest 02-29-2012, 07:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,340
Posted By kell311496
Matt - I am in Murray, KY (KCEY) and would be...

Matt -

I am in Murray, KY (KCEY) and would be glad to give you a ride.
Forum: RV-12 02-29-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,127
Posted By kell311496
John - Sounds like this may be the...

John -

Sounds like this may be the issue:

http://www.vansairforce.com/communit...=switch+lights
Forum: RV-12 08-25-2011, 06:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,700
Posted By kell311496
one more question on the new fuel pump...

one more question on the new fuel pump installation.....

Last week I found my pump starting to fail - lots of fuel out of the weep holes and running down the gearbox, oil around where the case is...
Forum: RV-12 04-18-2011, 04:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,425
Posted By kell311496
In talking with Mike at Sensenich last week, the...

In talking with Mike at Sensenich last week, the black hubs are not necessarily new. They are re-machining the returned gold B hubs and taking .008 off the mating faces. Then they send them out for...
Forum: RV-12 03-08-2011, 05:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,845
Posted By kell311496
Larry - With the gearbox on the Rotax, the...

Larry -

With the gearbox on the Rotax, the relationship of the prop to the engine is constantly changing, so can they be dynamically balanced together ? Or did you balance the engine and prop...
Forum: RV-12 11-18-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,086
Posted By kell311496
Wayne - The 25 hr inspection is the same as the...

Wayne -

The 25 hr inspection is the same as the 100 hr:

visual inspection, check torque on all external screws/nuts, idle check, carb sync, float bowl inspection, check spark plug gap, friction...
Forum: RV-12 11-18-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 119,862
Posted By kell311496
Mine also loose - 97 hours. I used a dial-type...

Mine also loose - 97 hours. I used a dial-type torque wrench to note the approximate torque before they started turning:

Lower right - 80 in-lbs
Lower left - 120
Upper right - 250
Forum: RV-12 10-09-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,543
Posted By kell311496
There has been a similar service bulletin out...

There has been a similar service bulletin out there (SB-912-029-UL) since November '06 regarding checking the crankcase for cracks on the 912ULS. I would think that the serial # range would be...
Forum: RV-12 09-23-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,890
Posted By kell311496
And I thought I was the only one with noise...

And I thought I was the only one with noise issues !

1. I also have the fuel pump ticking - not noticeable in flight - was not aware that there was a filter available, but will call on that.

2. I...
Forum: RV-12 06-30-2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,855
Posted By kell311496
I have seen oil temps as high as 230 on climb out...

I have seen oil temps as high as 230 on climb out on 90 degree days - drops back to 220 and stays there at cruise at low altitude with the high OAT.

Last Thursday I flew 11.5 hours from KY to SD and...
Forum: RV-12 04-18-2010, 06:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,866
Posted By kell311496
I chased a problem for several weeks where my...

I chased a problem for several weeks where my Dynon was not receiving input from the GPS. After many calls to Vans, Stein and Dynon, and finally after Dynon support called Vans, Rian was able to...
Forum: RV-12 03-27-2010, 06:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,817
Posted By kell311496
John - I was wrong on that - the generator...

John -

I was wrong on that - the generator wires are a larger shielded cable - I don't have a good pic of it tho.
Forum: RV-12 03-27-2010, 06:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,817
Posted By kell311496
John - here is a pic of my engine out of the box....

John - here is a pic of my engine out of the box. I believe the grey wire coil contains the 2 yellow wires from the generator.
http://i44.tinypic.com/opp9vn.jpg
Forum: RV-12 03-25-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,817
Posted By kell311496
John - they sound like the generator wires which...

John - they sound like the generator wires which go into the Rectifier - page 46-14, step 1
Forum: RV-12 03-17-2010, 06:12 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 23,569
Posted By kell311496
Are you guys mounting the gauge on the horizontal...

Are you guys mounting the gauge on the horizontal section of the top (near the filler pipe), or more forward on the slanted section ? I don't recall seeing any pics - would appreciate a picture if...
Forum: RV-12 03-03-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,076
Posted By kell311496
I ended up with one pedal a bit close to the...

I ended up with one pedal a bit close to the firewall. You can twist the cable of couple of turns, back at the rudder, which will shorten the cable a bit and may be enough to allow the rudder to hit...
Forum: RV-12 03-03-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 13,132
Posted By kell311496
I used an electric palm sander to reduce the...

I used an electric palm sander to reduce the thickness of the seal, especially where the seal crosses a rivet or screw on the terminal block (F-1270C). The seal is very rigid and sands nicely. Just...
Forum: RV-12 01-17-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,136
Posted By kell311496
My DAR requested loading schedules demonstrating...

My DAR requested loading schedules demonstrating most forward and aft CG as well as 'typical' loading. I provided 3 copies of page 4-4 of the POH, completed with #s that showed (1) minimum pilot...
Forum: RV-12 01-06-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 229,812
Posted By kell311496
N312MK First Flight

First flight this morning - flies beautifully. Thanks to all of you who contribute to this forum - your help to us first-time builders is invaluable...
Forum: RV-12 12-11-2009, 07:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,867
Posted By kell311496
Even though the airport directories indicate...

Even though the airport directories indicate mogas, there is no way to know if it is 91 or 87 octane without calling. I am finding mostly 87, which is unacceptable for the 912 ULS. Given the...
Forum: RV-12 11-21-2009, 05:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,814
Posted By kell311496
The pitch cylinder on my prop limits the...

The pitch cylinder on my prop limits the adjustment from about 3-1/2 to 4-1/2 on the hub indicator. Is that all the adjustment that is allowed for this application or should the adjustment allow...
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