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Forum: RV-6/6A 06-11-2017, 06:52 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 11,319
Posted By bardample
0 360 Fp Prop

I had an RV 6 a with 0-320 Lyc and a Sensenich coarse pitch ,wood prop.
My climbs sound very similar, but # 1 & 2, very easily went above 400 deg F after lift off and climb at 90kts. My fuel flow was...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-29-2017, 04:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,188
Posted By bardample
Smile Brakes Ineffective

It does sound to me that the Parking brake is partly closed.
I found this a bit confusing when I installed mine. It needs checking and if the cause , adjust the position of arm to the brake cable.
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-24-2017, 12:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,305
Posted By bardample
Braided brakelines

I fabricated my own quite easily after visiting a hydrolics repair shop and being shown how to cut to length and fix the ends. My end fittings are steel. ( heavier)

This suited me as I could tailor...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-07-2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,175
Posted By bardample
Erratic Ammeter Readings

Thank you for your thoughts. I do have the Earth X battery wired to the Skyview on the panel . No warning light seen.
I shall be more obsesssive in checking connections in future. I remain suspicious...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-07-2017, 01:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,175
Posted By bardample
Erratic Ammeter Readings

I need some help. I have a single Dynon Skyview in my RV7 with a recently installed EarthX ETX680 Lithium FePo4battery, a Plane Power 60 A Alternator (internal Regulator) . My ammeter measures...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-07-2017, 12:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 996
Posted By bardample
Don, I have a recently new EarthX ETX 680...

Don,
I have a recently new EarthX ETX 680 battery. My ammeter just measures my Plane Power 60A Alternator output.
Even when the Bus voltage is 13.1v the ammeter often reads +25-45Amps for a few mins...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-15-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,699
Posted By bardample
Jumper and Charge Cable

I purchased a female Piper type aircraft fitting from Aircraft Spruce. I connected the positive central connector to the positive terminal of my Odyssey battery, using the same gauge cable that I...
Forum: COMM 11-05-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,222
Posted By bardample
Any Experience with Dynon Intercom?

Can anyone tell me if their experience with Dynon intercom is good.
PS Engineering is the gold standard for sound quality. I am not happy with Icom A 210 internal intercom facility.
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 11-25-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,762
Posted By bardample
Smile Gascolator & Fuel Injection

I notice Vans makes no allowance for a gascolator in IO 360 engine installation.
I intend to install one . Does anyone see this as a problem? Jeff R RV7A
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,386
Posted By bardample
Thumbs up Jeff Rowlands ' bardample'

Thankyou for your great ideas. Very little risk of interference!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,386
Posted By bardample
Smile ADAHRS Location in RV-7A

I am about to install the ADAHRS for a Dynon Skyview.The mounting plate supplied by Vans is to be installed behind the baggage compartment and within 12 inches of the Dynon pitch servo for the...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 07-17-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,964
Posted By bardample
Angry One P-mag or one Light Speed CDI ignition?

I am thinking of either one P-mag or one Light Speed CDI ignition on my IO 360 in my RV 7a. Can you please give me the benefit of your experience? Do I put the single EI source on the right side? ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 868
Posted By bardample
Thankyou for your advice. Jeff R Australia

Thankyou for your advice. Jeff R Australia
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2011, 06:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 868
Posted By bardample
Question Folding Elevator Rear Edge

I am about to bend the rear edges of my RV7 elevator. Is it preferable to place say a 1/4" dowell along the rear edge whilst completing the fold? I notice on a few sites some fellow builders have...
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