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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,877
Posted By Ulrich
Some planes have mods for strength, some don't. A...

Some planes have mods for strength, some don't. A tail can be broken anytime you're flying over Va (142m) and use full deflection. So 250 mph at Reno is about 230 mph indicated..so at Vne, not over...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-25-2017, 12:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,209
Posted By Ulrich
There is an increase in manifold pressure going...

There is an increase in manifold pressure going from a vans filtered snorkel to unfiltered ram air... about an inch. I have yet to see a non-filtered snorkel vs ram air comparison. K and N web site...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-10-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,113
Posted By Ulrich
It should be a hollow crank. You can check by...

It should be a hollow crank. You can check by removing the prop and looking for the plug or checking your engine logs for a crank part number. Conversion is easy, remove outer plug and install inner...
Forum: Probable Cause Documents Discussed 08-10-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,535
Posted By Ulrich
I noticed the NTSB report mentioned the 6G limit...

I noticed the NTSB report mentioned the 6G limit and weight of 1800#! Van's states the 6G gross weight is 1600#.. putting this one at or over gross (weight was estimated). Anytime you have two up...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2017, 01:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,277
Posted By Ulrich
Please consider using steel AN fittings on fuel...

Please consider using steel AN fittings on fuel lines FWF..

Red cube...wires up and outlet higher than inlet to get air bubbles out..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2017, 01:06 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,520
Posted By Ulrich
For most pilots, flying a tailwheel becomes...

For most pilots, flying a tailwheel becomes second nature after some hours.. A few pilots never get it. Flying at least weekly helps a lot.

I fly a -7 and fly night and crosswinds.. no ifr as I'm...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-23-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,356
Posted By Ulrich
I'm a big fan of the Dynon Skyview. I've...

I'm a big fan of the Dynon Skyview. I've installed a couple and have one 10" in my 7. I am also installing a G3X for a friend so I can tell you about the installation differences. The G3X components...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-18-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 19,860
Posted By Ulrich
I'll go...and I have a parachute.

I'll go...and I have a parachute.
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-12-2010, 01:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,505
Posted By Ulrich
I used 3 'air' rivets on each side to plug the...

I used 3 'air' rivets on each side to plug the holes in the skin. My gap was about 3/8 inch. Figured when the canopy was glassed in the skin would be stiff enough. The fit of my frame was real bad. I...
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