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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-26-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 714
Posted By Mousse
I am fully satisfied with my One X. It really...

I am fully satisfied with my One X. It really does the job in my noisy RV-10. And the reason that I choose this ANR headset over the other well known brands is that typical David Clark can take a lot...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-11-2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,608
Posted By Mousse
Nice trip report. Thanks for sharing. Michel

Nice trip report. Thanks for sharing.
Michel
Forum: RV-10 09-06-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By Mousse
Carb heat = YES Alt. Air Door = Not necessary...

Carb heat = YES
Alt. Air Door = Not necessary with carb heat installed.

The -10 is capable to fly at high altitude where you could need carb heat and cowling heat would not be hot enough.
My two...
Forum: RV-10 08-11-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 925
Posted By Mousse
You make another notch between two existing ones....

You make another notch between two existing ones. You only need one as there is no need for the cotter pin to reach both sides of the gear tube. Locking one side is enough. Hope this help.

Michel
Forum: RV-10 08-10-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 925
Posted By Mousse
I modified the nut as oppose to drill the gear...

I modified the nut as oppose to drill the gear tube. A lot easier.
Michel
Forum: RV-10 05-28-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,716
Posted By Mousse
The bag is attached to cargo rings in the baggage...

The bag is attached to cargo rings in the baggage compartment. Water can be loaded or disposed of anywhere as needed, whether at base or away from base.
Michel
Forum: RV-10 05-27-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,716
Posted By Mousse
I just bought a Swiss Army water bag for this...

I just bought a Swiss Army water bag for this purpose. Its holds up to 20 litres and is made of strong rubber with two handles that can be easily fastened. Available from Army surplus stores for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-29-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 760
Views: 157,540
Posted By Mousse
First-Class Package International...

First-Class Package International Service«

Affordable International Service

An economical way to send small packages to more than 180 countries. Can send mailpieces up to 4 lbs (cannot exceed $400...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 760
Views: 157,540
Posted By Mousse
Hi Steve. I am interested in acquiring your...

Hi Steve. I am interested in acquiring your rudder pedal extension. Why are your not selling to Canada?
Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-06-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,849
Posted By Mousse
I ran my engine for the first time last week and...

I ran my engine for the first time last week and found out that the -10 is definitely too heavy for me to move it alone. It's is nose heavy. Now looking for a tow tug.
Michel
Forum: RV-10 03-20-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 947
Posted By Mousse
So If I understand correctly, the S-1-26 will fit...

So If I understand correctly, the S-1-26 will fit the ND and has the right ration, but it is limited to 2575 rpm. There must be a way to raise the RPM to 2700. Anyone knows how to do this.

Michel
Forum: RV-10 03-20-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 947
Posted By Mousse
I am about to run my engine for the first time...

I am about to run my engine for the first time and I have a Lyc. IO-540-C4B5 (Narrow deck) and my prog gov. is from Van's (Wide deck governor). I understand that the wide deck gov. can easily be...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,907
Posted By Mousse
Thanks Mel. This is exactly what I wanted to...

Thanks Mel. This is exactly what I wanted to know. That should satisfy the potential buyer of my -9.

Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,907
Posted By Mousse
Thank you your inputs. A friend who use to be a...

Thank you your inputs. A friend who use to be a RAA inspector mentioned to me today that there is a reciprocal agreement between Transport Canada and the FAA to the effect that when one accept that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,907
Posted By Mousse
What about when there is no builder log as such,...

What about when there is no builder log as such, which is not required under Canadian regulations? Would an affidavit from the builder satisfies the FAA?
Regards,
Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,907
Posted By Mousse
51% rule

Question for buyers or sellers that have imported/exported homebuilt aircraft to the US from Canada. What was required by the FAA to show compliance to the 51% rule by a Canadian builder?

Michel
Forum: RV-14 01-03-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,072
Posted By Mousse
Excellent timing for this post, that is what I...

Excellent timing for this post, that is what I was planning to make to-morrow.
Michel
Forum: Canada 12-06-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,208
Posted By Mousse
I renewed yesterday for my not-in-motion RV-10...

I renewed yesterday for my not-in-motion RV-10 with Magnes. As the -10 will be flying within the next 60 days, I also requested quote for in-motion coverage. I got a quote quite a bit cheaper from a...
Forum: RV-10 10-25-2017, 08:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,513
Posted By Mousse
Photos not visible.

Photos not visible.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,186
Posted By Mousse
+1, although no final inspection yet. Michel

+1, although no final inspection yet.

Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-09-2017, 09:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,169
Posted By Mousse
I installed the Milspecs on my RV-9 three years...

I installed the Milspecs on my RV-9 three years ago and installed the Skybolts on my RV-10 few weeks ago. From an installation perspective, I prefer Milspecs. For cowls operation, I thing both will...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-14-2017, 10:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,897
Posted By Mousse
Not much GA movements in CYQB anymore as it has...

Not much GA movements in CYQB anymore as it has become prohibitive to land there. In addition to your FBO inflated bill, you will be receiving a landing fee invoice from the airport admin.

There is...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-29-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,265
Posted By Mousse
Great trip report. Thank You Michel

Great trip report. Thank You

Michel
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-12-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,071
Posted By Mousse
Hi Mike. If you fly with Vlad, you may be able to...

Hi Mike. If you fly with Vlad, you may be able to convince him to come look at my airplane. Vlad is familiar with my airport CSE4. That is where the above photo was taken.

Michel
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-26-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mousse
The price for either package is in...

The price for either package is in US$.

FltPlanGo is free and covers the US and Canada very well.

Michel
Forum: COMM 01-05-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,961
Posted By Mousse
Don't know much about your 255A but your SL-40 is...

Don't know much about your 255A but your SL-40 is com only, no nav. You probably meant SL-30.

Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-18-2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,866
Posted By Mousse
Thanks JF for the reference. Michel

Thanks JF for the reference.

Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-17-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,866
Posted By Mousse
Could you please post a reference for the "staff...

Could you please post a reference for the "staff instruction from 2013" stating the encoder must be TSO for IFR flights. As I have yet to read this anywhere.

Thanks
Michel
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-29-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,494
Posted By Mousse
Our airline uses to lease A320 during the winter...

Our airline uses to lease A320 during the winter seasons, and one of these experienced electrical problems during its first flight with us. Lots of arking and systems going off line. An allen key...
Forum: RV-10 06-04-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 769
Views: 502,904
Posted By Mousse
Just superb work.

Just superb work.
Forum: Reviews 05-10-2016, 07:01 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 20,236
Posted By Mousse
I have FF VFR for Canada and FPG. I have use FPG...

I have FF VFR for Canada and FPG. I have use FPG for my flights to the USA and I am not planning to renew FF for Canada as FPG does a good job and their free service version is equivalent to FF Pro....
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-03-2016, 12:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 788
Posted By Mousse
I replaced mine with ACS part #05-00711. Couldn't...

I replaced mine with ACS part #05-00711. Couldn't find one locally.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-05-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,092
Posted By Mousse
Awaiting your call. Have a good day. Michel

Awaiting your call. Have a good day.
Michel
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-04-2016, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,092
Posted By Mousse
Hi Vlad, My RV9 is in Lachute and would like to...

Hi Vlad,

My RV9 is in Lachute and would like to meet for a few if you are available. Julian has my number.

Michel
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-28-2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 47,057
Posted By Mousse
Sorry to hear about your wheel pants. Now you...

Sorry to hear about your wheel pants. Now you know why we take ours off in Canada during our nice winters. I wanted to attend but chicken out at the last minute because of the wind. Glad you made...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 794
Posted By Mousse
Hi Julian. Call me for info on scales at...

Hi Julian. Call me for info on scales at CSE4.
Michel
Forum: Trip Write-ups 10-26-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,834
Posted By Mousse
Great report Ted. Thanks Michel

Great report Ted. Thanks
Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-06-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,003
Posted By Mousse
Great. Keep her at it, and one day she may...

Great. Keep her at it, and one day she may decided to become a professional pilot. My daughters were in diapers when they started flying. And then, no: 2 announced to us while in high school that...
Forum: ADS-B 08-20-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 102,784
Posted By Mousse
I wish I had the technical knowledge to built...

I wish I had the technical knowledge to built something like this.
Forum: Safety 08-18-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,688
Posted By Mousse
Hence the value of having a carburator temp....

Hence the value of having a carburator temp. gauge. I seldom have to activate my carb heat in my -9 knowing what the temperature in the carburator is. I would not fly an aircraft without one in my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-12-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,524
Posted By Mousse
http://www.aircraftspruce.ca/catalog/avpages/fligh...

http://www.aircraftspruce.ca/catalog/avpages/flightdataAP60audiomixer.php

I used the above in my -9 with good results.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-28-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,877
Posted By Mousse
I have the same problem. This February has been...

I have the same problem. This February has been the coldest month of February ever, for Montreal! Hoping for some warmth soon.
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-21-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,434
Posted By Mousse
Yes Vetterman uses stainless steel. And you can...

Yes Vetterman uses stainless steel. And you can easily replace your copper tubing by steel brake line tubing available at your local automotive part stores. And steel is stronger that some stainless...
Forum: GPS 02-20-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 852
Posted By Mousse
Garmin nav data update

Does anyone know if it is possible to load a 400 WAAS IFR card from a GTN 650 IFR update cycle? A friend has offered to give me an update cycle that he won't need. Thanks
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-15-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,628
Posted By Mousse
Very nice formation Ted. You guys are having fun...

Very nice formation Ted. You guys are having fun while I am freezing my derriere at -35 here. Hope I was in Florida. Take care.

Michel
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-29-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,021
Posted By Mousse
Congratulations Bob. What a feeling of...

Congratulations Bob. What a feeling of accomplishment. Now you will have to come to visit here in YUL.

Michel
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-04-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,418
Posted By Mousse
I have the same setup, but have small shut-off...

I have the same setup, but have small shut-off valves before the filters. To answer your question, Yes you need to empty the tanks. And it will then, be ideal time to install shut-off valves. I used...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-24-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 62,762
Posted By Mousse
Ketchican, Ak

Ketchican, Ak
Forum: Canada 11-08-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,738
Posted By Mousse
Hi Julian. I heard from Franšois about your new...

Hi Julian.
I heard from Franšois about your new RV-7. Quite an airplane. Hoping to see it at CSE4. I also have a RV-9 there. About your new registration, I know someone that does good work with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-17-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,598
Posted By Mousse
Bon video Bob. └ quant le premier vol? Michel

Bon video Bob. └ quant le premier vol?

Michel
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-22-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,976
Posted By Mousse
Had the same problem. Originally used fuel lube...

Had the same problem. Originally used fuel lube on my AN elbows. Teflon tape did the trick for me, no more leaks. Have been told that teflon paste would also do well for hydraulic oil.
Michel
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-27-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,346
Posted By Mousse
I was on my sailboat at Basin Harbour friday and...

I was on my sailboat at Basin Harbour friday and left saturday morning at 10am. I wish I had known you guys were gone be there, I would have stayed to shake your hands.

Michel
Forum: Safety 07-17-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,888
Posted By Mousse
Dave and Trina, you are right, It is better not...

Dave and Trina, you are right, It is better not to do it until it is time. And it is up to you to determine when it is time. Naturally it depends on your personal flying experience, your confidence...
Forum: Safety 07-16-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,888
Posted By Mousse
The aircraft was showing good flight behaviour...

The aircraft was showing good flight behaviour and wanted to confirm the stall speed. Better to do it in a controlled environnement than on approach.

Michel
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-15-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,293
Posted By Mousse
I argued with my inspector few weeks ago and,...

I argued with my inspector few weeks ago and, after checking with the local TC office, he mentioned that if I state on his form C21 that my installation meets 605.14(d) of the RAC, that he will...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-14-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,584
Posted By Mousse
Thanks Kelly, As a Catto prop owner and a wood...

Thanks Kelly,
As a Catto prop owner and a wood worker, I really enjoyed this report.

Michel
Forum: Safety 07-09-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,888
Posted By Mousse
TC1234c: Thanks Ted again for introducing me to...

TC1234c: Thanks Ted again for introducing me to the RV-9 and please, give my regards to Martin. And you are both welcome to visit anytime.
PS: I will send you some pictures if you pm me an email...
Forum: Safety 07-09-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,888
Posted By Mousse
This is an update to my first flight. I managed...

This is an update to my first flight. I managed 1.5 hr of smooth flying yesterday. Did some stalls and some slow flying. The airplane handles very well. I am very happy with the results of my work...
Forum: Safety 07-07-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,888
Posted By Mousse
Hi, Thanks BillL for your good words. I got...

Hi,
Thanks BillL for your good words.
I got another carburator installed today and it has performed as it should. Clear signs of leaning at shutdown and at WOT. My overhaul shop has supplied me this...
Forum: Safety 07-06-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,888
Posted By Mousse
Thanks Dynon for your comments. No, I do not...

Thanks Dynon for your comments. No, I do not have fuel flow at this time.
Michel
Forum: Safety 07-06-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,888
Posted By Mousse
Hi everyone, I am the one who experienced this...

Hi everyone,
I am the one who experienced this less than perfect first flight. First I would like to thank Bruno and all who contributed their help in finding solutions to my problems.
I believe the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,122
Posted By Mousse
Sorry about the dropbox Ted. This is new to me...

Sorry about the dropbox Ted. This is new to me and I will try to figure a way.

Michel
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