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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-15-2018, 02:00 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,142
Posted By supik
TOGA GMC507

As the GMC507 is connected via CAN Bus to G3X, no dedicated/discrete input is needed for the G3X. The question is if the G3X can trigger the Missed Approach Proc on the GTN remotely..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-11-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,142
Posted By supik
TOGA GMC vs GTN

Michael,

did you find out whether it's enough to wire the TOGA input into the GMC507 or does the GTN need a dedicated input?



Thanks,
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-27-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,766
Posted By supik
Thanks Levi!

Thanks Levi!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-27-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,766
Posted By supik
If the preselect altitude has no influence on the...

If the preselect altitude has no influence on the ap/fd when flying in VNAV -no altitude capture would happen if a lower altitude is preselected (lets say 15000ft in this case)

-is this...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-26-2018, 06:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,766
Posted By supik
I see that the autopilot will start descent even...

I see that the autopilot will start descent even though the altitude preselect wasn't changed for lower altitude (still at 16000). Would this be an open descent with no altitude restriction?

If the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-17-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By supik
Thanks Brad!

Thanks Brad!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-17-2018, 04:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By supik
Turn ON/OFF Garmin Virb by G3X Touch remotely?

Can the G3X Touch remotely/wireless power a Garmin Virb ON/OFF?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-16-2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 76,058
Posted By supik
Quick Reference to TRIM NEUTRAL position

I would appreciate if the reference trim letters, eg 'A' for ailerons would turn green if the trim position sensed by gea24 would be in the 'user defined neutral range'.

This would give me a quick...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-11-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 813
Posted By supik
Steve, I'm just curious, is it because of the...

Steve,

I'm just curious, is it because of the heat or vibrations?

Thanks,
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-07-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 813
Posted By supik
..just a quick look at your GEA24 wiring: the...

..just a quick look at your GEA24 wiring: the MASTER lights are grounded by the unit, you should have pwr on the other side of the indicator.
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-26-2018, 12:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By supik
Crabandy, does it mean that Alt2 feeds the Ebus...

Crabandy, does it mean that Alt2 feeds the Ebus only?

Not sure how I would implement this with the IBBS backup bat..

Can you share your schematics?

thanks
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-23-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By supik
DPDT Toggle switch for BAT and 2 Alternators?

To keep things simple I was thinking about using the Honeywell DPDT on/on/on toggle switch for switching on BAT + Alternator 1 & Alternator 2 (aux alt) at the same time. The design would include one...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-06-2018, 01:48 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 76,058
Posted By supik
Discrete Input (momentary switch - ACKNOWLEDGE...

Discrete Input (momentary switch - ACKNOWLEDGE BUTTON) to cancel MASTER WARNING and MASTER CAUTION LIGHTS. E.g. if one of the MASTER WARN or MASTER CAUT indicators depressed, it would send the signal...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-15-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By supik
Thanks Mark, I got your idea..

Thanks Mark, I got your idea..
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-14-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By supik
This is true for my nr.1 post; but it's solved in...

This is true for my nr.1 post; but it's solved in post nr.5 -lamps have separate poles protected by diodes.
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-14-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By supik
Mark, would you share your schematics? Thanks,

Mark, would you share your schematics? Thanks,
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-14-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By supik
This seems to be working on the 'test bench' - do...

This seems to be working on the 'test bench' - do I miss anything? The only thing I don't like is the complexity with adding the diodes, but I haven't come up with a better solution yet.

The upper...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-13-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By supik
Mike & Michael thank you for your replies!...

Mike & Michael thank you for your replies!

Would there be any other solution than using a DPST switch to separate the negative poles at the TEST GROUND? Actually I wanted to test 7 lights in total...
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-13-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By supik
Garmin GEA24 Annunciator Lts TEST

I am wondering if I can wire the MASTER WARN & CAUTION lights this way, so that I can perform the light test by a dedicated switch.. Could there be any harm to the GEA24 when the PUSH to Test button...
Forum: RV-10 04-13-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 372,669
Posted By supik
Bob & Geoff thank you for bringing light into my...

Bob & Geoff thank you for bringing light into my question..
Forum: RV-10 04-12-2018, 04:04 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 372,669
Posted By supik
..what is this part...

..what is this part...
Forum: RV-10 04-08-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 372,669
Posted By supik
Very nice Geoff! Can we get high res pictures?

Very nice Geoff! Can we get high res pictures?
Forum: RV-10 03-25-2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,279
Posted By supik
Congrats Larry! Beautiful plane!!!

Congrats Larry! Beautiful plane!!!
Forum: RV-10 03-19-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,461
Posted By supik
thanks Keith!

thanks Keith!
Forum: RV-10 03-17-2018, 03:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,461
Posted By supik
What AMPs fuse does the Surefly need on the power...

What AMPs fuse does the Surefly need on the power lead? thx
Forum: RV-10 01-31-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,061
Posted By supik
Carl, no I don't. There is no clear answer from...

Carl, no I don't. There is no clear answer from the experts, how could I provide one? I only know, P-static builds up and has to exit somewhere. DG makes you purchase 12 wicks; Vans says never had a...
Forum: RV-10 01-31-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,061
Posted By supik
Tim, thank you. I understand his decision. IFR...

Tim, thank you. I understand his decision. IFR flying in VFR or marginal VFR conditions does not qualify for wicks installation.
I might find myself circumnavigating storms in summer. The last thing...
Forum: RV-10 01-28-2018, 01:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,061
Posted By supik
Tim, I am curious what Vans said..

Tim, I am curious what Vans said..
Forum: RV-10 01-27-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,061
Posted By supik
"The DD1 dischargers are identical to the ESD-3...

"The DD1 dischargers are identical to the ESD-3 dischargers used in the ground p-static tests except that the mounting base is different."

"..the noise levels of the TCO Manufacturing DDl...
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,061
Posted By supik
Does anyone have experience with static wicks...

Does anyone have experience with static wicks from TCO Manufacturing? They seem to have acceptable prices for the non-certified units: http://search.skygeek.com/nav/Brand-TCO_Manufacturing

I was...
Forum: RV-10 01-19-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,061
Posted By supik
Here are some pictures how we made it.. had to...

Here are some pictures how we made it.. had to countersunk and use different screws on puk at the end to clear...
Forum: RV-10 12-12-2017, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,092
Posted By supik
Thank you for the update!!

Thank you for the update!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-23-2017, 07:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,062
Posted By supik
Can you post pictures of your wing root installs?...

Can you post pictures of your wing root installs? thx!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-28-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 20,480
Posted By supik
Kent, many thanks for your speedy reply!

Kent, many thanks for your speedy reply!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-28-2017, 11:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 20,480
Posted By supik
Vans Flap Positioning System

I am about to order the RV-10 Fuse Kit and would like to go with GAD27 to operate the flaps. Will I need the FLAP POSITIONING SYSTEM from Vans?

Thanks!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 76,058
Posted By supik
FLARM

I would love to see the G3X Touch supporting the FLARM protocol. It would enhance safety a lot.
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By supik
not cheap :o

not cheap :o

http://www.alliedelec.com/honeywell-2tp7-2/70119001/

http://www.alliedelec.com/honeywell-12pa5-bk/70119009/
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By supik
another pic of the panel

https://goo.gl/photos/P89EKhaKNPyqo8uQ6
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By supik
Mike, did you mean these? I think they look...

Mike, did you mean these? I think they look similar, but I don't think it's the same switch..

https://mooneyspace.com/uploads/monthly_08_2015/post-7205-0-67073000-1438871660.jpg
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-16-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By supik
Thank you all for your suggestions! Mike, that's...

Thank you all for your suggestions!

Mike, that's very interesting and valuable info. I will be very thankful if you can follow it up ;)

I tried to compare and look for the switches at the...
Forum: RV-10 02-14-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,443
Posted By supik
..not sure

..not sure, but maybe this post might help you: http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showpost.php?p=69035&postcount=43
Forum: RV-10 02-13-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,107
Posted By supik
I don't want to start a static port war here and...

I don't want to start a static port war here and would like to apologize to OP for hijacking the thread. I think he made his mind to install the alt static source already. ;)

Bob, it never happened...
Forum: RV-10 02-12-2017, 03:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,107
Posted By supik
I suggest you go to a sim center and pay 1hr of...

I suggest you go to a sim center and pay 1hr of instruction in IMC with a state of the art EFIS. Then ask the instructor to block the static port and give you vectors to land in IMC -you following...
Forum: Electrical Systems 02-12-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By supik
Is this Honeywell?

Is this a Honeywell switch? If yes, which type? It is backlit and installed in the Pilatus PC12 NG.. I like the design, but I can't find the exact model nr and I am not sure about the manufacturer as...
Forum: RV-10 02-12-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,107
Posted By supik
It happened in the past and it will happen again;...

It happened in the past and it will happen again; the consequences were catastrophic (airliners as well). It will easily happen to a non heated port. You shall avoid icing conditions with these...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-08-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,164
Posted By supik
You are right; e.g. DME is mandatory for all IFR...

You are right; e.g. DME is mandatory for all IFR traffic in Germany (even crossing). EASA is afraid, the US could turn off the satellites/signal and the Europes Galileo GPS system is far away from...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-08-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,164
Posted By supik
Steve, thank you for your reply, now...

Steve, thank you for your reply, now unfortunately it's confirmed and clear..

thanks,
Forum: RV-10 02-08-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,910
Posted By supik
Great idea!

Ed, you did a great job. I'm just wondering why Vans didn't borrow the design from Cessna or other planes where you have no hinge on the outside skin and the door sits flush.. :confused:
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-07-2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,164
Posted By supik
Question G1000?

Thank you for your answers! It looks like the G1000 can display a true DME source. I am waiting for the G3X expert to chime in...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,164
Posted By supik
Robert, this is not an answer to my question....

Robert, this is not an answer to my question. There is no way to approve an aircraft for IFR ops without DME in my part of the world.. I am not in love with DME nor would I like to spend the money...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,164
Posted By supik
Yep a 'true dme'

..yes, does anybody have experience with a 'true dme' input?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2017, 06:02 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 33,336
Posted By supik
Looks interesting! Brian would you share your...

Looks interesting! Brian would you share your installation? And how does it work in total darkness?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-03-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,164
Posted By supik
G3X Touch DME display?

I have studied the G3X Touch pilot manual, but haven't found any details about displaying DME distance from sources like VOR or ILS. Is it missing this capability or is it me missing a page in the...
Forum: RV-10 12-28-2016, 02:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 12,276
Posted By supik
Thanks for sharing your experience! I am still...

Thanks for sharing your experience! I am still far away, but does it mean this prop & engine combo should be installed this way by default?

Thanks,
Forum: RV-10 12-27-2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,392
Posted By supik
Congratulations! Now enjoy your hard work :)

Congratulations! Now enjoy your hard work :)
Forum: RV-10 12-02-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,326
Posted By supik
Ed I really appreciate your help!!! Thank you so...

Ed I really appreciate your help!!! Thank you so much! :)
Forum: RV-10 12-02-2016, 02:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,326
Posted By supik
Pictures would be great, thanks!

Pictures would be great, thanks!
Forum: RV-10 11-13-2016, 06:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,857
Posted By supik
Thanks for sharing!!!

Thanks for sharing!!!
Forum: RV-10 10-03-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,667
Posted By supik
AEIO-540 260HP

I have located an AEIO-540 260HP. How difficult and expensive would be a conversion to IO-540 D4A5?

The aerobatic version (D4B5) features the AEROBATIC KIT, 1200 series impulse coupl. magnetos and...
Forum: RV-10 06-16-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,861
Posted By supik
:D:D:D:D:D:D

:D:D:D:D:D:D
Forum: RV-10 06-11-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,879
Posted By supik
Thanks for the update!

Thanks for the update!
Forum: RV-10 05-28-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,777
Posted By supik
Rocketman, did you ask Vans? I am curious about...

Rocketman, did you ask Vans? I am curious about those CherryMax rivets idea as well..
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