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Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-03-2019, 06:16 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 101,576
Posted By Mancival
I think it has been proposed few times in the...

I think it has been proposed few times in the past, not sure has been implemented yet by g3x touch developpers:

1) aural and visual alert in case of flap overspeed (at
Pilot- specified speeds). G3x...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-26-2019, 05:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,219
Posted By Mancival
I now make sense of the huge development efforts...

I now make sense of the huge development efforts by Garmin in the last 12 months: thanks to the 2018 and 2019 software releases, the G3X Touch, G5 and GTN750 in my plane went overnight from being...
Forum: Autopilots 03-21-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,852
Posted By Mancival
Very good posts and I confirm the g5 works fine...

Very good posts and I confirm the g5 works fine for AP-coupled ils (in Europe we still use ils most of the time). I have however a more specific question: in my previous Garmin setup (g1000+gfc700)...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-18-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
As per my posted pictures, when I pull the GSU25...

As per my posted pictures, when I pull the GSU25 breaker, I also lose the transponder. I understand if I install the GMU11 I will no longer lose HDG nor 3d vision: is there something I can do to keep...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
Thanks, do you think that the 3d vision will come...

Thanks, do you think that the 3d vision will come back once I have installed the GMU11, when I pull the GSU25 breaker?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
thanks, that explains a lot. But does it explain...

thanks, that explains a lot. But does it explain also the loss of 3d view on the G3x when I pull the GSU25 breaker?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
that's the main question, that is actually...

that's the main question, that is actually answered a few lines above by G3xpert: no automatic switch from G3x to G5 in case of miscompare: pilot must pull the GSU25 breaker. So the GMU22 is NEVER...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
I installed my GSU25 way off the center-line,...

I installed my GSU25 way off the center-line, following the same reasoning, but if from a static point of view you are right, I start to think that from a dynamic point of view the off-center mount...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
Never thought about it, thanks!

Never thought about it, thanks!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
What do you mean by "changing to a GMU11"? I...

What do you mean by "changing to a GMU11"? I currently have a GMU22: do you mean to ADD a GMU11 dedicated to the G5, or REPLACE the GMU22 with a GMU11? When I was in the building phase 1y ago I...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-16-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
Yes, I asked G3Xpert via email on 14 December...

Yes, I asked G3Xpert via email on 14 December 2018 and I've been suggested to run a vibration test as per G3X manual, which turned out ok. I think an adhars should have a zero "intermittent fault"...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-15-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,986
Posted By Mancival
I have the same problem periodically, especially...

I have the same problem periodically, especially during turbulence. Any solution from Garmin? Is it perhaps a design flaw for the gsu25? I have a g3x touch plus a g5.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-27-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,313
Posted By Mancival
1 year ago I installed a 140 sqm Galaxy parachute...

1 year ago I installed a 140 sqm Galaxy parachute in my RV7A. So far I flew 80h (including 6g aerobatics) with no issues. Externally the plane is no different from any other rv7a, which, along with...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-07-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 101,576
Posted By Mancival
+1. The G3X already has the flap position info,...

+1. The G3X already has the flap position info, so having an overspeed warning which is dependent on flap position should be relatively easy: come on TeamX !
Forum: RV-10 04-06-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,860
Posted By Mancival
sorry, can't see your picture (I think I'm not he...

sorry, can't see your picture (I think I'm not he only one to have pb with photobucket), can you describe in words please?
Forum: RV-10 04-05-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,860
Posted By Mancival
I just realised I may have made a mistake by not...

I just realised I may have made a mistake by not including in my RV7/G3X a GAD27 systems for flaps management: currently my G3X shows the position of the flaps, but I don't think it can be programmed...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-04-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,987
Posted By Mancival
I just started playing with my new rv7a with...

I just started playing with my new rv7a with gtn750+g3x (+g5+gnc255) and deciding which databases to install (I’m based in Europe). The gtn came with an additional “international database card” that...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-15-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,381
Posted By Mancival
Thanks, very useful. Last question (a bit off...

Thanks, very useful. Last question (a bit off topic to be honest): I would like to upgrade my GTN750 to the new 6.41 software: can I update myself (since the RV7 is experimetal) or I need a Garmin...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-15-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,381
Posted By Mancival
Hi, on my RV7A I have a G3X...

Hi, on my RV7A I have a G3X Touch+GTN750+GNC255+G5. I still have an old software version on the G5 and so far I've been unable to see any NAV signal from any of the GTN or GNC on the G5, but I think...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-05-2017, 09:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,603
Posted By Mancival
Hi, I'm at the point of purchasing my first...

Hi, I'm at the point of purchasing my first databases for a G3X+GTN750+GNC255 system, for Europe. I would like Jeppesen georeferenced Approach Plates and NavData for IFR flight, and the best possible...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,987
Posted By Mancival
Do I need version 6.21 or 6.30 in the gtn to see...

Do I need version 6.21 or 6.30 in the gtn to see the visual approaches? In the latter case, when version 6.30 will come out?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,987
Posted By Mancival
Hi Steve, this new feature is mostly...

Hi Steve, this new feature is mostly welcome...you know I have been probably the most impatient among all Garmin clients on this feature! Three questions for you:

1) is this a software upgrade for...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-23-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 101,576
Posted By Mancival
On another thread a couple people asked a similar...

On another thread a couple people asked a similar question, in particular why the g3x software doesn't allow for vertical navigation (vnav) were the pilot sets the descent angle (e.g. 3 degrees) as...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-23-2016, 09:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,167
Posted By Mancival
Does anybody know if finally the g3x software...

Does anybody know if finally the g3x software allows for vertical navigation (vnav) were the pilot sets the descent angle (e.g. 3 degrees) rather than the target fpm (as is in the g1000 and many...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-28-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
18 months have past since the above statement...

18 months have past since the above statement from g3xpert. Any update on this capability for the G3X? It's just a question of software update, a developer familiar with the G3X system would take 1h...
Forum: GPS 03-02-2016, 05:35 AM
Replies: 649
Views: 290,885
Posted By Mancival
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-9saXKfv2dio/VtV...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-9saXKfv2dio/VtV4LvNVfwI/AAAAAAAAGhs/qKGAwzyOQMI/s640-Ic42/Portrait3DVisionVNAV.jpg...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-05-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
7 months have past since the above message from...

7 months have past since the above message from Garmin. Any development on giving g3x the capability that is present on g1000 (and that grt, mgl and afs already have), to descent to any waypoint with...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-30-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
Thanks Rainier. Just to make things clear on the...

Thanks Rainier. Just to make things clear on the MGL system, can your internal AP, as of TODAY, fly the synthetic VFR Vertical approach generated by your MGL EFIS (I mean both laterally and...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-30-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
Perfect, post amended. How about the autopilot...

Perfect, post amended. How about the autopilot recommended by MGL? Is it AHRS-based or Rate-based?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-30-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
So far we discussed which system (GRT, AFS, G3X,...

So far we discussed which system (GRT, AFS, G3X, Dynon, MGL, GTN650/750, G1000/G900X) allows the pilot to program a vertical path, WITH CONSTANT GLIDE ANGLE (e.g. 3 Degrees) and CONSTANT BEARING, to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-27-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
Happy to help with the development and to test...

Happy to help with the development and to test the first version.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-27-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
Perhpas I was not clear, but hundreds of jets,...

Perhpas I was not clear, but hundreds of jets, turboprops and piston planes that have the G1000 , CAN indeed create a synthetic approach with any slope angle and any bearing into any user defined...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-27-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
I also read the GTN650 and GTN750 manuals (where...

I also read the GTN650 and GTN750 manuals (where they call VNAV as "VCALC"), to see if purchasing these expensive and certified units it would make an RV able to perform like my G1000 SR22 in terms...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-26-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
How about Dynon/AFS?

How about Dynon/AFS?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-26-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
Thanks, the GRT looks much better than G3X then,...

Thanks, the GRT looks much better than G3X then, but has it got the possibility to program ANY descent angle (not just 3 degrees)? And can it use ANY waypoint rather than just official airports?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-26-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 44,291
Posted By Mancival
Reviving this thread

I believe the "synthetic approach", also called "VNAV", is a great safety feature for VFR flight. I'd like to better understand the little differences between the SA/VNAV offered by the different...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-16-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,406
Posted By Mancival
Carl, I wish you to go back to flying asap....

Carl, I wish you to go back to flying asap. However, if you want to sell, I'd be more interested in purchasing the plane as it is now (unfinished), and pay top money for it. Please let me know.
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