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Forum: RV-10 Today, 07:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By Jesse
Do you have 2 seats? I plan on riding up with a...

Do you have 2 seats? I plan on riding up with a few guys in a 182, but could adjust a little possibly.
Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) Yesterday, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By Jesse
You can follow the wiring diagrams just skipping...

You can follow the wiring diagrams just skipping the GAD29 part. Basically, CAN bus between the two with terminators (adding in GMU11 if desired), MAPMX from 430W or Aviation from 430 non-W to both...
Forum: RV-10 Yesterday, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By Jesse
Great stuff!

Great stuff!
Forum: RV-10 07-16-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 827
Posted By Jesse
We have a couple here. Youíd be welcome to borrow...

We have a couple here. Youíd be welcome to borrow one and see how you like it.
Forum: RV-10 07-16-2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,261
Posted By Jesse
ďShipping next month.Ē Thatís the story. Of...

ďShipping next month.Ē Thatís the story. Of course, it will apply in August and September and so on as well. Very disappointing, but heís been saying that for years now, ďshipping next month.Ē
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-16-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 840
Posted By Jesse
Personally I would go with the GTX35R and the...

Personally I would go with the GTX35R and the GDL52R. Thatís a much cheaper option and you save the $500 on the GDU 460 vs the 465. I also would go with the GTN625 and the GTR20. The GMA245R is a...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-16-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,138
Posted By Jesse
The AFS module with the electronic circuit...

The AFS module with the electronic circuit breakers is kind of like the VPX and the Approach Fast Stack rolled into one box. It doesnít have the flexibility of the Fast Stack or the features of the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-16-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By Jesse
Most eltís will use aviation data at 9600baud, so...

Most eltís will use aviation data at 9600baud, so the ARINC 429 Module serial port can share the signal with the let, just send the same signal to both places. The transponder needs the ADSB+ format...
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-16-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 242
Posted By Jesse
Ring out the wiring and make sure you are getting...

Ring out the wiring and make sure you are getting good voltage and ground to the cube.
Forum: RV-10 07-16-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 827
Posted By Jesse
Dave, are you talking about an ice cooler or an...

Dave, are you talking about an ice cooler or an actual A/C unit? All of the responses so far are regarding the ice cooler.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 07-16-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By Jesse
I have a GDL39 with a power data cable and an...

I have a GDL39 with a power data cable and an Aera 500. Iíd like 750 for he whole setup. I also have a GDL39 3D with a power data cable connected to an AERA 660 almost new for $1100.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-16-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By Jesse
In my experience the setting of 68,000 almost...

In my experience the setting of 68,000 almost never needs to be changed if the cube is mounted correctly. Also, check and see if the flow changes noticeably when you turn on the boost pump. If so,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-16-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By Jesse
The Skyview ARINC module has an RS232 input from...

The Skyview ARINC module has an RS232 input from the 430W set to aviation output on the 430W. The G5 can use that protocol, but is much better if you run a separate serial port and set it up as MapMX...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-12-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 516
Posted By Jesse
Removing and reinstalling the spinner can be...

Removing and reinstalling the spinner can be enough to change the balance.
Forum: ADS-B 07-11-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,269
Posted By Jesse
Glad you got it all working, Darren. Call any...

Glad you got it all working, Darren. Call any time.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-08-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By Jesse
Just a few thoughts. First, 1.5 year teeth is not...

Just a few thoughts. First, 1.5 year teeth is not 1.4 degrees. Assuming you have a 149 tooth ring gear, 1.5 gear teeth would give 3.6 degrees.

I donít know that the Pmag has a max rpm setting.

If...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-01-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,865
Posted By Jesse
This is like the primer wars. My opinion, when...

This is like the primer wars. My opinion, when asked if his question, is to ask the insurance companies. Are fixed gear better that retract? Ask the insurance company and quote both. Single engine...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-01-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,046
Posted By Jesse
The 650 is a GPS/NAV/COM. The 625 is a GPS (no...

The 650 is a GPS/NAV/COM. The 625 is a GPS (no NAV or COM).
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 07-01-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 832
Posted By Jesse
Please email pictures of the prop. I have extra...

Please email pictures of the prop. I have extra tools and I believe I have a full RV-9 tail kit.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2018, 05:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By Jesse
Is there a better section to camp in that would...

Is there a better section to camp in that would be closer to show center?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By Jesse
Oshkosh Vintage Camping

Does anybody know the order of parking used for Vintage Camping at Oshkosh? Iím flying up on Saturday or Sunday in my 1956 182:eek: and would like to know what to expect for location.

Thanks in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By Jesse
Itís by far the best panel mount option for iPad2...

Itís by far the best panel mount option for iPad2 if you want flush mount. Very well built, option for cooling, option for power, reasonably priced. Overall very well thought out.
Forum: RV-10 06-26-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By Jesse
Run the tabs all the way up. Rig the left tab to...

Run the tabs all the way up. Rig the left tab to neutral. Run until left tab just before it starts to drop below center. Rig right tab to center. Done!
Forum: RV-10 06-26-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By Jesse
The bottom of the rudder has a fairing that is...

The bottom of the rudder has a fairing that is close to the VS, hence the flush screws.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-22-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Jesse
I believe I have a set on the shelf. Call me...

I believe I have a set on the shelf. Call me Monday and I can let you know what I have.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-21-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,364
Posted By Jesse
Altitude issue really only applies to...

Altitude issue really only applies to non-pressurized airplanes. Cabin altitude is what applies.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-21-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By Jesse
I just pulled one out. Make me an offer. Do you...

I just pulled one out. Make me an offer. Do you need Servo too?
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By Jesse
I have a completely different method and imho a...

I have a completely different method and imho a good reason for it. I have done it all ways, and what works the best in the long run is to install conduits and snap bushings as needed, but donít...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,343
Posted By Jesse
The ads-b box doesnít connect to the sv network....

The ads-b box doesnít connect to the sv network. There should be nothing needed to be done in settings when swapping the units.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,046
Posted By Jesse
The best advise is to paint the picture of what...

The best advise is to paint the picture of what you ultimately want and then build towards that. If you give me a call sometime I can talk about the benefits and drawbacks of the different options,...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,364
Posted By Jesse
ForeFlight does come up with a message when you...

ForeFlight does come up with a message when you are above a certain altitude, but I have flown regularly as high as 17,500 without any problems whatsoever.
Forum: GPS 06-17-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By Jesse
I heard they won’t do a flat rate repair on a...

I heard they won’t do a flat rate repair on a non-WAAS unit anymore. The WAAS upgrade does cover a flat rate repair as well. Just make sure you list any problems with the unit for the upgrade so they...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-17-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 245
Posted By Jesse
The transducer can fail. If itís has a sensor in...

The transducer can fail. If itís has a sensor in the magneto vent port, I have seen hose fail before. You could try putting a blast tube on it, but they are not expensive.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-15-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By Jesse
The settings for the HDX are the same as for the...

The settings for the HDX are the same as for the touch.
Forum: ADS-B 06-13-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 440
Posted By Jesse
I have done it. The G900X manual describes how to...

I have done it. The G900X manual describes how to wire it. You need v18 or newer software I believe. Configuring it isnít hard, but updating the software is a royal pain in the neck.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-13-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 265
Posted By Jesse
I have a tray for a 430. Maybe for an SL40, but...

I have a tray for a 430. Maybe for an SL40, but donít think so.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-13-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By Jesse
You have to go into setup on the D180 and page...

You have to go into setup on the D180 and page through until you see DSAB. Then detect the DSAB devices and it should just work. Make sure the blue and green DSAB wires are going between the devices.
Forum: Safety 06-04-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,084
Posted By Jesse
Vic, I have found the same thing on several...

Vic, I have found the same thing on several occasions. When I preflight I often check the jam nuts. Not every time, but regularly, and every time on a plane I havenít flown before.
Forum: Autopilots 06-04-2018, 05:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 969
Posted By Jesse
As mentioned, Iím not familiar with a Digiflight...

As mentioned, Iím not familiar with a Digiflight 11, but very familiar with a Digiflight II.
Forum: RV-12 06-03-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,052
Posted By Jesse
I have flown both systems extensively and there...

I have flown both systems extensively and there are some differences Iíd like to point out.
1. The HDX is a much higher resolution screen and is glossy finish instead of the matte finish on the...
Forum: RV-14 06-02-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,805
Posted By Jesse
I had the same thing happen. It makes it tough to...

I had the same thing happen. It makes it tough to troubleshoot unless you know how the connector is supposed to look.
Forum: RV-6/6A 06-01-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By Jesse
Send me you mailing address.

Send me you mailing address.
Forum: COMM 05-27-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Jesse
The Dynon is an intercom, not an audio panel. As...

The Dynon is an intercom, not an audio panel. As is mentioned, it can work with 2 com radios, but is no longer recommended for that. The main problem is the crossfeed you can get when transmitting...
Forum: RV-10 05-25-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 466
Posted By Jesse
Iím about 6 hours driving from Pensacola, but I...

Iím about 6 hours driving from Pensacola, but I donít have any flying -10ís in the shop right now. I have 3 -10ís here, but none flying.
Forum: Autopilots 05-23-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,546
Posted By Jesse
It is a fail safe item that protects the function...

It is a fail safe item that protects the function of Tye control system if the Servo somehow locks up. The shear screws have had periods of weakness in my experience. Itís not uncommon.
Forum: Autopilots 05-23-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,546
Posted By Jesse
Thereís nothing moron about it. Youíre a genius....

Thereís nothing moron about it. Youíre a genius. You did the exact right thing and asked the brain trust, VAF!
Forum: Autopilots 05-23-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,546
Posted By Jesse
Ben, what gps do you have. If itís a 430/530W,...

Ben, what gps do you have. If itís a 430/530W, then make sure you have ďVNAV: Enable LabelsĒ ser in the ARINC settings. Hold Ent when you power it up until you see the Garmin logo to get into...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-23-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 670
Posted By Jesse
Itís a 22 gauge wire in the Dynon harness. It can...

Itís a 22 gauge wire in the Dynon harness. It can be hooked anywhere that has voltage, but it certainly wouldnít hurt to have it run through a fuse.
Forum: Autopilots 05-23-2018, 05:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,546
Posted By Jesse
Have you tried it on the ground? Even with what...

Have you tried it on the ground? Even with what you are seeing in Flight, I would still test on the ground as I described.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-22-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By Jesse
Parts list for RV-12 Rudder?

I need to build a new rudder for an RV-12 in my shop. Does anybody have a parts list for the rudder?

Alternatively, does anybody in the SE have an extra rudder for sale?

Thanks in advance.
Forum: Autopilots 05-22-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,546
Posted By Jesse
You can test it on the ground. Sitting in the...

You can test it on the ground. Sitting in the hangar or on the ramp, boot up the system and just hit Continue once on the GTN so you see ďInstrument Panel Self TestĒ at the top of the screen. Turn on...
Forum: ADS-B 05-20-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,337
Posted By Jesse
Most ADSB out equipment has an option to transmit...

Most ADSB out equipment has an option to transmit that you are in equipped. If this is off, it may not wake up the ground stations. If you have the Stratus 2 or newer, you want to tell it you are...
Forum: Safety 05-20-2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,938
Posted By Jesse
I do the exact same thing every time. The FWF kit...

I do the exact same thing every time. The FWF kit includes several of these caps too, but they usually are needed for the soil and fuel pressure manifold that bolts to the firewall. If there is a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-16-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By Jesse
What Raymo said. You should have a 30k or higher...

What Raymo said. You should have a 30k or higher resistor in-line with the wire going to the p-lead.

1700/1.5=1133*2=2266
1200/1.0=1200*2=2400

Set both at 2 PPR and use the pins recommended and...
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-16-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By Jesse
You typically would need a splitter and a...

You typically would need a splitter and a diplexer. The splitter will go from the antenna, then to the SL30 and towards the 430. The Diplexer will go between the splitter and the 430 to separate...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-14-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 538
Posted By Jesse
Iíve used AIC Title Services in OK City.

Iíve used AIC Title Services in OK City.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2018, 06:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 614
Posted By Jesse
We flew our RV-10 for many hours on a D10A and an...

We flew our RV-10 for many hours on a D10A and an EMS D10, then upgraded to the D180, then the Skyview, then the Skyview Touch. The whole time we had an Airspeed, altimeter and TruTak ADI as a...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-13-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 780
Posted By Jesse
I would track down which Big Cable goes where....

I would track down which Big Cable goes where. You may have another solenoid that disconnects your battery, or possibly the starter solenoid is always hot. I would certainly track this down before...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-12-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 780
Posted By Jesse
It absolutely makes a difference. The side marked...

It absolutely makes a difference. The side marked BAT is the side that connects to the battery. If you connect the main bus to that side it will always be hot.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,321
Posted By Jesse
As long as you pay your pro rata share of the...

As long as you pay your pro rata share of the expenses, you are not flying for hire, so you can do it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-10-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 895
Posted By Jesse
I may be interested in sharing instead of camping...

I may be interested in sharing instead of camping under the wing of my 182.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By Jesse
They are standard density.

They are standard density.
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