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Forum: RV-14 10-29-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,316
Posted By Erimo
I fly with this great prop. No problem of W&B due...

I fly with this great prop. No problem of W&B due the extended hub I suppose.
Forum: RV-14 10-29-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,505
Posted By Erimo
Hi Lars, Some picts of your installation ?:)

Hi Lars,

Some picts of your installation ?:)
Forum: RV-14 10-10-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By Erimo
I used only tungsten bucking bars for all...

I used only tungsten bucking bars for all riveting in my RV14. I think they are indispensable when the rivets are not very accessible.
Forum: RV-14 08-27-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,304
Posted By Erimo
May be a blade reverse position for short...

May be a blade reverse position for short landings :p;)
Forum: RV-14 08-27-2019, 02:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,316
Posted By Erimo
I use the G2YR 2 blades composite prop on a...

I use the G2YR 2 blades composite prop on a RV14A. The empty CG is 1/2 inch behind the forward CG range limit. No problem (it has a n extended hub ...).
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-26-2019, 03:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 774
Posted By Erimo
EngineBridge

Thanks for your feedback.
Forum: RV-14 08-22-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 894
Posted By Erimo
boarding handles

I tried for my mother (81 years old) suction cup for lifting glass plates.
Applied on the rear window, it's nice to help steping up on the wing, and removable ! ;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,239
Posted By Erimo
Congratulations Magnus ! Your work is rewarded....

Congratulations Magnus ! Your work is rewarded. Thanks for some beautiful pictures (in your video).
Otherwise did you check the direction of your XPDR antenna ?

:D:D:D
Forum: RV-14 07-16-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,027
Posted By Erimo
The area of the oil cooler is accessible after...

The area of the oil cooler is accessible after bolting off the engine mount. If you follow the plans (section 43) you will not have any problem. Think well before install it if you add holes in the...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-19-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 46,738
Posted By Erimo
Niagara falls soon ?

Niagara falls soon ?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-19-2019, 03:09 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 46,738
Posted By Erimo
What a journey ! Fantastic flights ! Glad to see...

What a journey ! Fantastic flights !
Glad to see that you have crossed the dangerous areas with success.

See you at Oshkosh.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 567
Views: 470,609
Posted By Erimo
http://i68.tinypic.com/260dfvb.jpg

http://i68.tinypic.com/260dfvb.jpg
Forum: RV-14 05-19-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,234
Posted By Erimo
I use AirGuizmo gust locks and I am satisfied of...

I use AirGuizmo gust locks and I am satisfied of them.
Currently 1 on each elevator with a cord between them to lock the rudder on its trailing edge. In the middle of the cord there is a small...
Forum: RV-14 05-16-2019, 01:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,108
Posted By Erimo
The same cockpit ! :)

The same cockpit ! :)
Forum: RV-14 05-15-2019, 02:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,798
Posted By Erimo
Water leak ...

Thanks Scott,
I'll redo a check of this area. During a flight under rain last week-end, I could see some water's drops falling on the floor, or rather on my wife's feet.;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,716
Posted By Erimo
Me too

After a very nice flight through France two days ago, the plane parked since twenty minutes, we leave it without noticing any warn signal, when we received a phone call from Sarsat about our emitting...
Forum: RV-14 05-07-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 82,641
Posted By Erimo
You're entering in a new exciting phase. Congrats...

You're entering in a new exciting phase. Congrats Magnus !
Forum: RV-14 03-25-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 74,446
Posted By Erimo
Thanks all ! It's a important milestone and I...

Thanks all !
It's a important milestone and I congratulate the painting workshop for the quality of their work.
Forum: RV-14 03-24-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 74,446
Posted By Erimo
Now it flies in colors !

I dreamed it, Aerostyll did it.
The bird is back in its...
Forum: RV-14 03-20-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,405
Posted By Erimo
Beringer manual recommends 3.5 to 4 bars for...

Beringer manual recommends 3.5 to 4 bars for 5.00x5 wheels.
Forum: RV-14 03-20-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,075
Posted By Erimo
Parking brake

With 2 angles, one for the mount and one for cable attashment.

http://i64.tinypic.com/4h5ppy.jpghttp://

http://i66.tinypic.com/saxhub.jpg

http://i66.tinypic.com/5lc7eh.jpg
Forum: RV-14 03-20-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 974
Posted By Erimo
G3X T antennas

Hi,

COM : 2 RAMI AV17 per the plan under the seats.
XPDR : Comant Ci 105 rear belly (per the plan).
ADS-B in : RAMI AV74 mid belly.
GPS GTN : Garmin GA35 on the roof behind the rear window.
GPS G5 +...
Forum: International 03-11-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,582
Posted By Erimo
With pleasure ! It would be great to meet as...

With pleasure !

It would be great to meet as many RV14 builders as possible ;)
We should be two this year (none in 2018).
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-24-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,443
Posted By Erimo
Following the update, during the first 40 minutes...

Following the update, during the first 40 minutes of the first flight there was a autopilot issue. I think that the GMC507 didn't receive and load the update from the GDU460.
Then everything worked...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-13-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,856
Posted By Erimo
I would have like to say the same thing... but I...

I would have like to say the same thing... but I installed JDAIR latch !
Forum: RV-14 02-06-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,678
Posted By Erimo
The same assignments : Avionics (G3X Touch) -...

The same assignments : Avionics (G3X Touch) - Switches - glareshield and breakers

http://i65.tinypic.com/34yy9zn.jpg
Forum: RV-14 01-22-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,097
Posted By Erimo
I'm very enjoin with a similar panel :) it makes...

I'm very enjoin with a similar panel :)
it makes sense to put the fuel pump switch beside the flaps one.
Forum: RV-14 01-18-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,888
Posted By Erimo
I do not regret especially for rusty steel tubes....

I do not regret especially for rusty steel tubes. And for a better grip of the primer on aluminium too.
Forum: RV-14 01-17-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,888
Posted By Erimo
With wire brushes and wick flat wood bit's...

With wire brushes and wick flat wood bit's extensions.

http://i65.tinypic.com/fnfvjr.jpg

http://i66.tinypic.com/168d0ns.jpg

There it's done !
Forum: RV-14 01-16-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,092
Posted By Erimo
Not so cheap yet ! ;)

Not so cheap yet ! ;)
Forum: RV-14 01-15-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,092
Posted By Erimo
Wink Mine : http://i65.tinypic.com/2poqgpx.jpg With...

Mine :

http://i65.tinypic.com/2poqgpx.jpg

With the other tap's end, a 8-32 nut and three little bits of piano string:

http://i66.tinypic.com/55fes9.jpg

http://i65.tinypic.com/2nh3w4j.jpg
Forum: RV-14 01-14-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,354
Posted By Erimo
I did the same. ;)

I did the same. ;)
Forum: RV-14 01-01-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,364
Posted By Erimo
Yes, I installed it. First for safety : the...

Yes, I installed it.
First for safety : the aircraft stays in line when braking, you can set the brake power. And I paid this option $170 in 2016.
Forum: RV-14 01-01-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,178
Posted By Erimo
+1 !!! :):):):):):)

+1 !!! :):):):):):)
Forum: RV-14 12-30-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,009
Posted By Erimo
Here is my installation in few picts....

Here is my installation in few picts.
Connections at the gear leg/wheel didn't seem to me the main issue. Connection at the fuse belly/ gear leg , more.

Hoses have to fit with the leg fairings...
Forum: RV-14 12-27-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,112
Posted By Erimo
I'll install it in january, but I think to lock...

I'll install it in january, but I think to lock the rear of the latch pushrod C-01421 to prevent moving back when locked.
Forum: RV-14 12-27-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,112
Posted By Erimo
It seems to me that the template on JDAIR pdf is...

It seems to me that the template on JDAIR pdf is scaled 1:1.

Look at : https://www.jdair.com/content/Tip%20Up%20Latch%20JD%20Air%203%20pages%20.PDF
Forum: RV-14 12-26-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,112
Posted By Erimo
I installed it on my RV14 QB. It requested some...

I installed it on my RV14 QB. It requested some arrangements due to Van's latch already installed on QB. I had to well position the cutting and holes, but I love the final...
Forum: RV-14 12-20-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,702
Posted By Erimo
Excited to see that !:)

Excited to see that !:)
Forum: Propellers 11-20-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,320
Posted By Erimo
I agree with your report Otis. My prop is the...

I agree with your report Otis.
My prop is the same, on a YIO-390 (RV14A) : the result is monstrous !:D The plane reacts instantly to power changes. Take off are impressive.
Only issue, partially...
Forum: RV-14 11-16-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,854
Posted By Erimo
But the axel nut doesn't act on wheel pant !? Did...

But the axel nut doesn't act on wheel pant !? Did you have a 1/4 of ball ?

As for mine, when I trim well in the final with full flaps, the elevator requires great effort at go-around until the trim...
Forum: RV-14 11-15-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,854
Posted By Erimo
Is the light color metallic silver gray ? It...

Is the light color metallic silver gray ? It makes very good !
Forum: RV-14 11-01-2018, 03:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,854
Posted By Erimo
So close to the goal. Soon a new one with these...

So close to the goal.

Soon a new one with these clothes ! :)
Forum: RV-14 10-29-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 976
Posted By Erimo
wing-fuselage connection

I'm looking for a way to fill the gap between wing root fairings and fuselage, while remaining easily removable for maintenances. It seems that installing a seal like on the other RV is difficult due...
Forum: RV-14 10-19-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 74,446
Posted By Erimo
And it flies too

Two years and half of pleasure to build it. It was the companion of my evenings; Now it miss me at home. Fortunately it presents me other pleasures in the sky and soon with passengers.
It will be...
Forum: RV-14 10-19-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 99,856
Posted By Erimo
RV14A F-PJEM panel

This panel tends to become conventional now ;) but it's like I dreamed it :)
Dual G3X Touch, GTN650 (COM1), GTR 20 remote (COM2), GTX 35 remote, GMA245, GMC307, GAD27, G5 as backup flight instrument...
Forum: RV-14 10-08-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,791
Posted By Erimo
Options

Hello,

My choices:

Full Beringer kit : flawless efficiency. The hoses are serious ;)
Airvents from Steinair : aluminium. No air leak, easy to set. Very nice product.
Skybolt camlocs: I just regret...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-06-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
Hello, Finally, all the spark plugs were very...

Hello,

Finally, all the spark plugs were very fouled due to mixture too rich.
Hence the misfiring.
After cleaning plugs the engine runs well with Pmags timed 5 ATDC (sprk advance 20) but I have to...
Forum: ADS-B 10-06-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,305
Posted By Erimo
Hi Steve, That fixed the problem, thanks. :)

Hi Steve,

That fixed the problem, thanks. :)
Forum: ADS-B 10-05-2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,305
Posted By Erimo
I forgot : the GTX update is included in GDU460...

I forgot : the GTX update is included in GDU460 updates ? I upgrade the GDUs with the last version in september.
Forum: ADS-B 10-05-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,305
Posted By Erimo
Thank you Steve, I'm going to the hangar now,...

Thank you Steve,

I'm going to the hangar now, and verify that.
I sent an email yesterday to G3Xpert team : is it possible that you have not received my email ? ;)
Forum: ADS-B 10-05-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,305
Posted By Erimo
Your experiences with GTX 35R ?

Hi,
In my G3X Touch system with GTN650, I installed a GTX 35R.
Yesterday it was the first flight (the plane is awesome) and the TWR didn't receive ALTICODER signal.
The RS232 between ADHARS #1 and...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-02-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
Magnus, Larry and Allen, I remove all spark plugs...

Magnus, Larry and Allen,
I remove all spark plugs to clean them tonight, they were well fouled. The cyl #1 seems clean but there is a little amount of clear oil in the bottom (not burned). The wall...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-02-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
Or may be it's only (I hope that) a new engine...

Or may be it's only (I hope that) a new engine normal oil consumption, but not burned due firing issue !?
Spark plugs were all black, but dry on other cylinders.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-01-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
Yes, understood. I re-timed the Pmag tonight,...

Yes, understood. I re-timed the Pmag tonight, between 6 and 7 after TDC.
The spark plugs were black (only ground runs full rich), and oily only on cyl #1.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-01-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
I remove spider injector line and injector #1...

I remove spider injector line and injector #1 himself : they are clear, and when the boost is ON, there is a fuel flow (same on #3).
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-01-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
The jumper was installed and I didn't remove it....

The jumper was installed and I didn't remove it. You think I have to remove it if I well understood ?

Thank for the webinar.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-01-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
Ok. I'll correct the timing from 2 to 6 past...

Ok. I'll correct the timing from 2 to 6 past TDC #1.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-30-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
Hi Larry, CHT and EGT are lower than other three...

Hi Larry,

CHT and EGT are lower than other three cyl.: the senders are different. The engine is continuous rough. Pmags are timed per the manual. I checked ignition leads, coils hats. I remove the...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-30-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,315
Posted By Erimo
Cylinder #1 firing issue

My aircraft is finish and Iam waiting for the permit to fly. So I only ran the engine 6 times and taxi 2 times.Engine timer is 1 hour and 1/2.
Today, after 2 weeks without running the engine I...
Forum: RV-14 09-13-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,730
Posted By Erimo
I countersunk witout cage. Well.

I countersunk witout cage. Well.
Forum: RV-14 09-10-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 74,446
Posted By Erimo
Congratulations ! Superb, unlike weather ...

Congratulations !

Superb, unlike weather ...
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