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Forum: Canada 01-19-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By Mousse
605.18(J) refers. The requirement has not...

605.18(J) refers. The requirement has not changed. GNSS is not required but highly advisable for the coming years, as you mentioned.
My -10 was approved with one VOR\ILS and one approved...
Forum: Canada 11-22-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,241
Posted By Mousse
Your should be OK. You meet CAR 605.14(d). MDRA...

Your should be OK. You meet CAR 605.14(d). MDRA inspector would not accept this on my -9 but after consulting with TC, he had no choice to accept it. MDRA cannot be more restrictive than the...
Forum: Canada 11-22-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By Mousse
Dido for my RV-10 last year. Followed the...

Dido for my RV-10 last year. Followed the referenced document to the letter and received my new certificate the next day.

Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-24-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,102
Posted By Mousse
+1 Michel

+1
Michel
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-19-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By Mousse
I had the same issue in one of my door. I was...

I had the same issue in one of my door. I was able to rivet the arm back on without dismantling it from the firewall. It can be done in a -10.

Michel
Forum: RV-10 09-10-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 725
Posted By Mousse
Hi Tom. I have the tool to tighten the B nut. I...

Hi Tom. I have the tool to tighten the B nut. I am in Lachute (CSE4), we could meet or I could sent it to you.

Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,522
Posted By Mousse
The G5 is a very good unit but pricy compared to...

The G5 is a very good unit but pricy compared to a D-3. And as a back up the Dynon is sufficient for half the price of the G-5.

One note of interest. I purchased a D-3 to replace my D-2 and then...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-18-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,844
Posted By Mousse
I have found the source of my compass problem...

I have found the source of my compass problem while making turns. The cables attached to my rear passengers shoulder belts were the culprit being made of steel. And while in a turn one of the cable...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,645
Posted By Mousse
It is about time that Nexus replaces Canpass Air....

It is about time that Nexus replaces Canpass Air. It should have happened years ago.

Michel
Forum: RV-10 07-22-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,850
Posted By Mousse
You guys that have problems with you Truetrack...

You guys that have problems with you Truetrack a/p, do you have your magnetometer installed behind the baggage bulkhead? If so, do you get magnetic interference from the rear passenger shoulder...
Forum: RV-10 07-18-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 396
Posted By Mousse
Look up the 'white pages' on this site. There are...

Look up the 'white pages' on this site. There are quite a few RV-10 listed in southern Ontario.

Michel
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-05-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 50,121
Posted By Mousse
Cheap alternator

I installed a copy of the Nippon-Denso equivalent to part # 14684 one year ago and after 99 hrs the bearings are gone. The local shop is replacing the cheap Chinese bearings with better ones.

And...
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-02-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,186
Posted By Mousse
My -9 did 153 kts at 8,000' at 75% power and less...

My -9 did 153 kts at 8,000' at 75% power and less than WOT, with a Catto. And my -10 does 150 kts at 8,000' at 55% with 10 g/hr. Not bragging, just facts.

Michel
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,844
Posted By Mousse
I am re-activating this tread as I have the same...

I am re-activating this tread as I have the same problem with my D-100. Completely unreliable in a turn. Runs perfect with wings level but in turns, sometimes the mag tape does not turn for a few...
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 11,074
Posted By Mousse
I made another notch in the nut and used AN3 bolt...

I made another notch in the nut and used AN3 bolt (or a short cutter pin) to lock the nut only on the handmade notch. No need to lock the nut across the axle. And a lot easier to notch the nut than...
Forum: GPS 06-14-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,585
Posted By Mousse
I called Jepp few days ago and was told that...

I called Jepp few days ago and was told that their pricing is not published. You have to call them.
I then requested confirmation of their pricing by email two days ago but no answer yet.
Garmin...
Forum: International 03-11-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,678
Posted By Mousse
J'y réfléchis. Projet intéressant pour le mois...

J'y réfléchis.

Projet intéressant pour le mois de juin même si pas en RV-10 malheureusement.

Merci pour l'invitation.

Michel
Forum: Canada 03-04-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,320
Posted By Mousse
Hi Claude, whatever routes you choose, do not...

Hi Claude, whatever routes you choose, do not stop in Thunderbay if you do not want to pay an arm and a leg for fuel. Paid $65 ramp fee plus the most expensive avgas in Canada last summer....
Forum: RV-10 11-26-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,311
Posted By Mousse
Thanks Mark. More testing to come.

Thanks Mark. More testing to come.
Forum: RV-10 11-25-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,311
Posted By Mousse
Thanks you for your comments. The butterfly valve...

Thanks you for your comments. The butterfly valve will be my next mod.

Also, are your CHT reaching normal temp. without modification to the cowling?

Michel
Forum: RV-10 11-24-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,311
Posted By Mousse
Winter kit.

My mod for cold weather flying in my -10 has not produced very good result. So far I have blocked the exhaust side of my oil cooler which worked fine on my -9 but no so good on the -10. Oil only...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-26-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,263
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: 2,882
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: 576
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: 1,551
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: 1,551
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: 4,881
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: 4,881
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: 1,219
Views: 292,482
Posted By Mousse
First-Class Package International...

First-Class Package International ServiceŽ

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: 1,219
Views: 292,482
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: 19
Views: 3,326
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: 1,415
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: 1,415
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: 2,228
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: 2,228
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: 2,228
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: 2,228
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: 5,358
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: 1,638
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: 1,919
Posted By Mousse
Photos not visible.

Photos not visible.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,666
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: 5,726
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: 2,707
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: 1,682
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: 1,281
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: 2,006
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: 2,348
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: 6,660
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: 6,660
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: 5,242
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: 786
Views: 561,700
Posted By Mousse
Just superb work.

Just superb work.
Forum: Reviews 05-10-2016, 07:01 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 21,710
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: 903
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: 4,731
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: 4,731
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: 53,443
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: 897
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: 5,521
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: 9,837
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: 114,099
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: 8,358
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: 6,032
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.
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