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Forum: RV-12 09-11-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,072
Posted By Azjulian
what are your EGTs ? and what do you spark plugs...

what are your EGTs ? and what do you spark plugs look like ? Just interested in if your mixture is rich.
Forum: RV-12 07-15-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 934
Posted By Azjulian
Works exactly as Scott posted. I calibrated it...

Works exactly as Scott posted. I calibrated it based on a cross country flight and get very accurate results.
Forum: RV-12 03-26-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,278
Posted By Azjulian
Everything John said + remove the seats and the...

Everything John said + remove the seats and the seat inspection panels and measure all he rods that are built in section 32 - flight controls
Forum: RV-12 02-20-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,339
Posted By Azjulian
its not hard to install the stabilator if you are...

its not hard to install the stabilator if you are able to rest it on a surface that brings the hinges in line with the tail section. otherwise installing the washers is very tricky
Forum: RV-12 02-20-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,339
Posted By Azjulian
when you remove the stabilator for this SB do you...

when you remove the stabilator for this SB do you need to loosen the barrel lock on the cables to remove an replace or can you maintain that adjustment and confirm tension post install ? wondering...
Forum: RV-12 01-18-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 14,962
Posted By Azjulian
What I should point out is that all the debris on...

What I should point out is that all the debris on Rics plane was in the adapter on the outlet side of the fuel pump. I had run the fuel flow test in the Vans manual (which is at the gascoloator) and...
Forum: RV-12 01-13-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,046
Posted By Azjulian
are you trying both wings at the same time ? if...

are you trying both wings at the same time ? if so try just one and verify that you can get that in. Also the white nylon blocks can be installed in a way that prevents the wing seating properly,...
Forum: RV-12 12-23-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,073
Posted By Azjulian
I wonder how difficult it would be to build...

I wonder how difficult it would be to build something like that, looking at some videos on prop balancing I see that they are using a laser trigger (which run about $250) and a single axis...
Forum: RV-12 12-18-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,437
Posted By Azjulian
what's the fuel pressure at WOT ? If you aren't...

what's the fuel pressure at WOT ? If you aren't showing low then I would check carbs

are you getting full unobstructed range of movement on the throttle on both carbs ?

I would check there is no...
Forum: RV-12 12-06-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,764
Posted By Azjulian
Hi Ric - the line of the fuel pressure sensor,...

Hi Ric - the line of the fuel pressure sensor, the return and the two carbs all come of the fuel distribution block. The restrictor is in the return line hose and only restricts return fuel back to...
Forum: RV-12 12-04-2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,855
Posted By Azjulian
Joe - What a great picture ! Thank you for...

Joe - What a great picture ! Thank you for posting that and it was great to meet you yesterday, I'm the pilot owner of the Red and Black Rv12.

Julian
Forum: RV-12 12-02-2017, 10:17 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 23,569
Posted By Azjulian
And whats the date of when you took the engine to...

And whats the date of when you took the engine to CPS, last time you spoke to them etc ?
Forum: RV-12 12-02-2017, 09:22 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 23,569
Posted By Azjulian
Jim - This situation sucks for you, lots of...

Jim - This situation sucks for you, lots of unknowns.

You took the engine to CPS and they broke it down, they are a lic. service centers in the US, if you acquired the engine in the US which you...
Forum: RV-12 11-28-2017, 12:02 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,464
Posted By Azjulian
Rich, hose https://www.amazon.com/VP-Racing-Fuel...

Rich,

hose

https://www.amazon.com/VP-Racing-Fuels-3044-Deluxe/dp/B005G5R5LQ/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1511852216&sr=8-5&keywords=vp+fuel+jug


jug

https://www.amazon.com/VP-Racing-Fuels-3522-Motorspor...
Forum: RV-12 11-27-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,464
Posted By Azjulian
Would it be possible to see a picture of the...

Would it be possible to see a picture of the burnt piston and the diagnosis rotax gave on exactly what happened ?

I use VP racing jugs to fill my plane, you will not spill a drop using these as they...
Forum: RV-12 11-27-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,194
Posted By Azjulian
Also presuming that you have the garmin GTR200...

Also presuming that you have the garmin GTR200 radio, you can enable a soft key for pilot PTT, and then click the PTT on the radio instead of control stick By doing that you can work out if its a...
Forum: RV-12 11-14-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,194
Posted By Azjulian
is the static introduced after the engine is...

is the static introduced after the engine is started ?
Forum: Builder Website Links 11-11-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,892
Posted By Azjulian
Have you decided if you are going to slow build...

Have you decided if you are going to slow build or quickbuild the wings and fuse ?

Where in Scottsdale are you ? I built an RV12 last year and I'm thinking of starting an RV14 (live in fountain...
Forum: RV-12 11-06-2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 26,269
Posted By Azjulian
I'm just wondering where I could fit a GTN625 now...

I'm just wondering where I could fit a GTN625 now on my 12 and how much work to wire into my G3Xs....
Forum: RV-12 10-23-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,767
Posted By Azjulian
Art - don't know if you managed to fix this yet,...

Art - don't know if you managed to fix this yet, but there is an excellent A&P IA, in Arlington, WA who has a ton of RV12 experience and is a Authorized Rotax repair center. His name is Jim Scott...
Forum: RV-12 10-18-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,767
Posted By Azjulian
check the idle stops (the brass stops that you...

check the idle stops (the brass stops that you lock in position with the tiny allen key) its easy to have those setup to prevent you getting to a low enough throttle cable position.
Forum: RV-12 10-11-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,298
Posted By Azjulian
I have both, glareshield is a perfect fit, no...

I have both, glareshield is a perfect fit, no trimming I masked off my glue areas and painted the rest, then used fuel tank sealer to glue on (which I believe was specified in the plans)

The side...
Forum: RV-12 10-09-2017, 11:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,930
Posted By Azjulian
out of interest if you build an Rv-12 e-ab is it...

out of interest if you build an Rv-12 e-ab is it still light sport ?
Forum: RV-12 10-07-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,998
Posted By Azjulian
I would check on the ground when you lower the...

I would check on the ground when you lower the flaps thatís the flaperon stays parallel with the wing along its length and that with a straight edge the edge of the flaperon is straight. Check that...
Forum: RV-12 10-07-2017, 02:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,930
Posted By Azjulian
Thatís under the baggage floor

Thatís under the baggage floor
Forum: RV-12 10-07-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,930
Posted By Azjulian
In the tailcone mounted on the ceiling just...

In the tailcone mounted on the ceiling just behind the baggage compartment
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,288
Posted By Azjulian
Great Iíll try to make it out there

Great Iíll try to make it out there
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,613
Posted By Azjulian
And / or if you turn sidetone off completely on...

And / or if you turn sidetone off completely on the radio do you still get the noise ? That would determine if itís introdroduced through the sidetone circuit
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2017, 08:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,613
Posted By Azjulian
If you disconnect the just the mic plug of your...

If you disconnect the just the mic plug of your headset do you still get the sound ?
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,288
Posted By Azjulian
Nice. Next time I see your plane Iíll have to...

Nice.

Next time I see your plane Iíll have to take a look at how you set that up
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,288
Posted By Azjulian
Canopy lock

Does anyone have a picture of what the canopy lock looks like on the new 912is RV12 ? Wondering if I wait for that to be available, or is it already ?
Forum: RV-12 10-01-2017, 12:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,623
Posted By Azjulian
Hey Ric - I think that will have been me :) good...

Hey Ric - I think that will have been me :) good to meet you Mark and I are good friends and I am the guy over at deer valley with the RV12.

We should all meet up over at Glendale with Rich.

Julian
Forum: RV-12 09-23-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,163
Posted By Azjulian
SOLVED!

I have to give all the credit to Scott for making me recheck my work to clean the carbs. I dissembled and with a clean white rag in place blew compressed air into all the carb ports.

I stuck the...
Forum: RV-12 09-21-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,163
Posted By Azjulian
Thanks for the offer on going to see Roger Rich, ...

Thanks for the offer on going to see Roger Rich, Iíll let you know !
Forum: RV-12 09-21-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,163
Posted By Azjulian
Iíve checked the return both by validating the...

Iíve checked the return both by validating the hose is correct and that return fuel is seen in the filler neck.

I am running 100LL to help eliminate fuel contamination.

Hopefully I will be able to...
Forum: RV-12 09-18-2017, 11:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,163
Posted By Azjulian
I have the carb stripped down on the bench, going...

I have the carb stripped down on the bench, going through everything very carefully right now.

I'll update towards end of the week, when I've had a chance to do the work

I did measure the floats...
Forum: RV-12 09-17-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,163
Posted By Azjulian
Ok I'll take that carb apart and go through...

Ok I'll take that carb apart and go through everything with a magnifying glass, if there is something it's incredibly stubborn and yes very random and very frustrating.

It seems like a big problem...
Forum: RV-12 09-17-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,163
Posted By Azjulian
Plagued by engine stumbling...

I have posted about this before and I thought that I was past the issues, but they seem to have started again. At full throttle I occasionally get an engine stumble, this happened again today twice...
Forum: RV-12 09-05-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,851
Posted By Azjulian
you can turn it on - as the red fuel flow cube is...

you can turn it on - as the red fuel flow cube is connected to the G3x. the problem is that because of the return flow of fuel that isn't metered you are never going to get accurate readings...
Forum: RV-12 09-02-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 976
Posted By Azjulian
Don - could you post a picture, side on and then...

Don - could you post a picture, side on and then from the top ? Wondering what you have going on
Forum: RV-14 08-30-2017, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,173
Posted By Azjulian
I steered towards the 14 because I was so spoilt...

I steered towards the 14 because I was so spoilt building a 12, the instructions and kit quality are amazing. The 12 just took me 12 months from start to finish.
Forum: RV-14 08-30-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,173
Posted By Azjulian
RV14 performance

What sort of climb performance are those of you who have completed their 14s getting ? Specifically I'd be interested in climb at 6000 and 8000'. With OAT of 80 degrees.

As I think more about the...
Forum: RV-12 08-28-2017, 10:53 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 28,949
Posted By Azjulian
I didn't read Scott was "minimizing", I...

I didn't read Scott was "minimizing", I understood from his post that the nose fork was designed to a standard. The reinforced fork is designed to far exceed that standard I think that is a sign of...
Forum: RV-12 08-27-2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,788
Posted By Azjulian
The engine is so light that when I installed I...

The engine is so light that when I installed I had two people hold the engine while I guided onto the mount, makes install really easy.
Forum: RV-12 08-18-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,787
Posted By Azjulian
That looks great !

That looks great !
Forum: RV-12 08-17-2017, 07:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,787
Posted By Azjulian
Hey CT - my vinyl is holding up well. The...

Hey CT - my vinyl is holding up well.

The colours have a metallic grey underside that blocks the any under surface colour bleed through. (The 3M product)
Forum: RV-12 08-16-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,991
Posted By Azjulian
If you have a solid layer of primer laid up prior...

If you have a solid layer of primer laid up prior to assembly this could also cause grounding issues, you may want to validate your grounds
Forum: RV-12 08-16-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,000
Posted By Azjulian
Disconnect the wires to the jack under the seat...

Disconnect the wires to the jack under the seat and trace back until the interference stops. That will help uo trace when the noise is introduced
Forum: RV-12 07-23-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,338
Posted By Azjulian
I should search my own documents first ! Right...

I should search my own documents first !

Right there, now I feel stupid !
Forum: RV-12 07-23-2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,338
Posted By Azjulian
phase 1 log entry

I have searched but I cant really find a definitive answer...

What is the correct language to put in your aircraft log book on completion of phase 1 for the RV12 ?
Forum: RV-12 07-20-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,011
Posted By Azjulian
That's really interesting from the image that...

That's really interesting from the image that option looks like the integration of a GTN 6xx which would allow you to execute GPS precision IFR apppraches and by the look of that panel replace the...
Forum: RV-12 07-19-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,489
Posted By Azjulian
Prices are all supply and demand, there aren't...

Prices are all supply and demand, there aren't any 912is 12s available for sale so I'm not sure how that could impact the used market yet. And it's realistically going to be 6m to a year before we...
Forum: RV-12 07-19-2017, 11:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,623
Posted By Azjulian
Ueli - how accurate is your scale ? And how long...

Ueli - how accurate is your scale ? And how long did you have those floats sitting exposed to fuel ?
Forum: RV-12 07-18-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,489
Posted By Azjulian
I have replaced my batteries on motorbikes with...

I have replaced my batteries on motorbikes with lithiums, they crack way better and the first time I got one shipped I honestly thought they shipped an empty box they are ridiculously light compared...
Forum: RV-12 07-17-2017, 10:20 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,489
Posted By Azjulian
That's really cool. Be really interesting to see...

That's really cool.

Be really interesting to see what has been changed as the IS is 14lbs heavier than the ULS. And how easy it is to retrofit, especially as an option for people when they get to...
Forum: RV-12 07-17-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,601
Posted By Azjulian
All you need to do is put that file into the...

All you need to do is put that file into the "garmin" folder on your SD that you use in your display and it will be made available.
Forum: RV-12 07-17-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,601
Posted By Azjulian
Here you go. I just use it as reference only and...

Here you go. I just use it as reference only and until thoroughly checked out please don't use this in place of the Vans POH...
Forum: RV-12 07-15-2017, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,601
Posted By Azjulian
I setup the RV12 checklist using the editor and...

I setup the RV12 checklist using the editor and have it available on the G3x it was pretty simple. Happy to share it.
Forum: RV-12 07-08-2017, 05:56 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,417
Posted By Azjulian
Roger Lee did a bunch of testing of props, 2 and...

Roger Lee did a bunch of testing of props, 2 and 3 blade - he found that as long as you set for 5500 WOT in flat and level there was no...
Forum: RV-12 07-07-2017, 03:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,312
Posted By Azjulian
its failing of the paint adhesion to the surface...

its failing of the paint adhesion to the surface in some way, so either that part was primed with something different before assembly or it had something on it that wasn't cleaned off properly before...
Forum: RV-12 07-02-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,719
Posted By Azjulian
I too fretted about the fiberglass, I really...

I too fretted about the fiberglass, I really don't know why now... it's basically paper mashe. Just like painting etc make sure you put tape at the edges and use paper to keep resin off the aluminum...
Forum: RV-12 07-02-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,589
Posted By Azjulian
A friend of mine had this problem with his RV12 -...

A friend of mine had this problem with his RV12 - I went through the entire caliper on that side looking for the issue. I then closely inspected the pads and saw a slight crack in them around the...
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