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Forum: RV-14 07-05-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By Nitty
Wing Inventory Spreadsheet

Does anybody have the wing inventory in a spreadsheet form. CSV, XLS, etc. If so would you mind sharing it with me. Send it to the email address in my profile

Thanks

Dale
Forum: West (and Southwest) 12-18-2017, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By Nitty
Contact Info

Sent you an email
Forum: West (and Southwest) 10-24-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 556
Posted By Nitty
RV-14 in Yuma

I'm in Yuma. Just finished the empennage and expect the fuselage within a few weeks

Dale
Forum: COMM 02-11-2016, 09:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,477
Posted By Nitty
USB Cable Routing

For those of you putting the Navworx aft of the baggage bulkhead, and you are using the TRANSMON, how are you routing the usb cable back to the box? Doesnt seem like there's enough cable to make the...
Forum: COMM 12-22-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,706
Posted By Nitty
Called today

Ordered in mid April. Bill said that the trolley used in the production was delivered last week and they are producing units as I type. Said I could expect delivery after the New Year
Forum: COMM 12-21-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,706
Posted By Nitty
Ordered mine in April

Has anybody who ordered in April or later received their units? I was told a couple weeks ago that I should expect mine the following Monday, then got a email on Monday that they had production...
Forum: RV-4 09-22-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,865
Posted By Nitty
RV-6 Costs over 3 years of data

http://i59.tinypic.com/6tlpaf.jpg

113.17 factors in prop overhaul and engine overhaul
Forum: Reviews 08-19-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,019
Posted By Nitty
+1 for My Flightbook

30 years of my flying information on there. Works great and love the app
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-14-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,825
Posted By Nitty
Marvel Mystery Oil

What is the recommended amount?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,111
Posted By Nitty
Disregard, previous thread answered the...

Disregard, previous thread answered the question

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=122508&highlight=split+gps
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,111
Posted By Nitty
Splitting a GPS signal

I have a Comant VHF/GPS antenna driving a GNC-300XL GPSCOM. I'm thinking about adding the NAVWORX 600-B ADS-B and was wondering if it was possible to split the signal from the antenna to also drive...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-09-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,541
Posted By Nitty
Right sized allen key

I used an allen key that just fit in the hole. works perfectly
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-19-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,861
Posted By Nitty
Great Service from Crossfire

Ditto. Great service, less than a week turnaround. Highly recommend them
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-30-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 42,360
Posted By Nitty
Counter sink the cowl

I'm installing a couple cowl flaps and was thinking about using some Tinnerman washers and screws to fasten them to the cowl. Can I countersink a honey combed cowl enough to seat the washer or will...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,730
Posted By Nitty
Magneto Inspection

Both mags were sent off to Crossfire. The left mag has the impulse coupler and was the worse off of the two. The left mag had new parts (points, condenser, coil, etc) installed. The right mag had the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,730
Posted By Nitty
Starting problem

It last started about 2 weeks ago. The problem arose suddenly. The over MAP flight occurred on a Thursday, I flew the airplane again on the following Monday with no start issue and went out the next...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,730
Posted By Nitty
Thanks for the replies

Yep, did the pin in the mag on installation thing. Pretty sure I timed the mags correctly but will recheck my work on that.

OAT for the last start attempt was in the 50's with 100LL. Previous...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,730
Posted By Nitty
Help with O-360 starting problem **SOLVED**

Spent yesterday trying to solve the problem of the engine not starting. With the P lead wire on, the mag was grounded and would not fire. Took the P lead wire off and the mag operated...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,554
Posted By Nitty
Hangars

Mines not full but I'm not sure that the two of us will fit. I'd like to try and share it if possible. The airport requires that airplanes sharing a hangar has some kind of "relation" to each other....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-06-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,554
Posted By Nitty
Yuma Az Hangars

I'm in Yuma and the hangars here at the air station are the only ones within reasonable distance. I pay $380 for a largish T hangar. There are T shades available as well for pennies....
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-16-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,649
Posted By Nitty
Where'd you get the bag...

of copper gaskets?
Forum: RV-12 10-12-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,144
Posted By Nitty
Budlite?

Love it. Bought time you got on board
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-26-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,059
Posted By Nitty
Nitty's back in town

Speaking of which...I'm finally back in Az full time again. When's the next get together for some form work?

Nitty
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-07-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,102
Posted By Nitty
I'll start the bidding...

For a gray bag at 200.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-05-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 50,411
Posted By Nitty
No cracks

RV-6
O-360
Hartzell C/S Prop
706 hours
mild acro
hard surface runways
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-02-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 688
Views: 257,348
Posted By Nitty
Thank goodness

No cracks for me

2003 RV6, 705hrs
O 360
Hartzell CS
Some light acro
Forum: West (and Southwest) 01-14-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,053
Posted By Nitty
I'm in KFHU

Sent him an email or you can have him give me a call at 520 227 2953 or email dfwilley@cox.net
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-08-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 18,937
Posted By Nitty
+1 Vote

I'll second that one
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-02-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,665
Posted By Nitty
It's OK

I subscribed just to find out how useful it might be. On the whole, I dont think I will resubscribe. It seems more geared to the Cessna, Piper crowd.
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-12-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,824
Posted By Nitty
That engine cowl..

looks about 6 mos pregnant
Forum: ADS-B 11-30-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,180
Posted By Nitty
Me and my ADS-B shadow

Just bought a skyradar d2 and was flying in Tuscon / Phoenix area when I saw a return right below me at nearly the same altitude. I turned and climbed and it followed me. I soon figured out that it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-03-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,632
Posted By Nitty
What maintenance requires a logbook entry

What is the general rule for maintenance actions that require a logbook entry? For example, I blended a nick out of the prop and had an A&P look at it and he told me a logbook entry was not required....
Forum: Southeast 07-08-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,558
Posted By Nitty
RV-6 in Sierra Vista

I've got a finished RV-6 down in Sierra Vista (Libby AAF) There are quite a few up in the Tucson area
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-20-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,029
Posted By Nitty
What did you use to "paint" the big N...

What did you use to "paint" the big N number
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-15-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,176
Posted By Nitty
I didn't think you needed ads-b out to get...

I didn't think you needed ads-b out to get traffic. All the ads-b out does is enable your position for display by others, correct?
Forum: West (and Southwest) 04-26-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,032
Posted By Nitty
Lots of guys in black suits...

Talking to their lapels a lot. Flew into KFLG morning and left just as Air Force 2 was checking into ABQ center
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,516
Posted By Nitty
I just got the same letter.

I just got the same letter.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-01-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,016
Posted By Nitty
Group B Cylinder replacement

I did mine in March 2012 when I bought the airplane and my experience is similar to Rick's. I think my costs were about the same and got the labor allowance computation as part of the reimbursement
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-15-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,798
Posted By Nitty
Harriers

Looks like 2 radar jets from VMA-231 out of Cherry Point NC
Forum: West (and Southwest) 08-06-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,064
Posted By Nitty
Phoenix Pre-Buy

I'd recommend Richard (radrv6). He did my pre-buy and annual and he's a good source of information.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-22-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,230
Posted By Nitty
What is a non-suffix serial number

Relates to a CS prop AD that states the following:

"The FAA is superseding an existing airworthiness directive (AD) for Hartzell
Propeller Inc. ()HC-()2Y()-() series propellers with non-suffix...
Forum: West (and Southwest) 04-30-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 937
Posted By Nitty
AZ82 Lots for Sale

I know that there are several RV owners up at Mogollon Airpark (AZ82). I have a cabin across the highway in Bison Ranch and am looking to share a lot in Mogollon Airpark so I can have landing...
Forum: Reviews 04-04-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,519
Posted By Nitty
Richard Dewitt

I had Richard do a pre-buy/annual in my case and I was happy with him. He went through each item of the conditional with me (I'm new to airplane ownership) and I was pretty comfortable with his...
Forum: Reviews 04-03-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,519
Posted By Nitty
Expensive

I called and asked a few questions about doing a pre-buy. The guy (I forget his name) seems to be pretty knowledgeable but he's expensive.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-15-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,846
Posted By Nitty
ECi Cylinder AD

So will the FAA now come out and revise past AD's to specify whether or not they apply to experimentals. I'm wondering because I have 4 ECi Group B cylinders that I will need to replace in 50 hours...
Forum: RV-9/9A 02-16-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,469
Posted By Nitty
Yeah I know I walked straight into that one.

Yeah I know I walked straight into that one.
Forum: RV-9/9A 02-16-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,469
Posted By Nitty
Ah, got it thanks. And thanks for the math lesson...

Ah, got it thanks. And thanks for the math lesson too!
Forum: RV-9/9A 02-16-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,469
Posted By Nitty
Allowable gross weight range

What's the rationale for the allowable gross weights? What's different between a 1600 lb airplane and the 1750 lb airplane?
Forum: RV-6/6A 01-31-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,144
Posted By Nitty
I've sent her a PM but haven't yet heard anything...

I've sent her a PM but haven't yet heard anything back, thanks
Forum: RV-6/6A 01-30-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,144
Posted By Nitty
Tucson area RV-6's

I know there are a couple in Phx but hoping to find one closer to Sierra Vista. I hear that there are lots of RV's at Ryan so hoping that somebody comes up. I'd like to visit one just to see how it...
Forum: RV-4 01-24-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By Nitty
Oh I established my dominance in the spicy food...

Oh I established my dominance in the spicy food category long ago, Bob capitulated and bowed down before me. Make sure you remind him of that.
Forum: RV-4 01-22-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By Nitty
Buddy D's on the forum too! Small world indeed. I...

Buddy D's on the forum too! Small world indeed. I finished the wings and tail built but ran out of motivation and money so I sold it and built a kitcar instead. Done a lot of soaring at El Tiro near...
Forum: RV-4 01-22-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By Nitty
Thanks for the welcome Dave. The good ol days at...

Thanks for the welcome Dave. The good ol days at Strike doing incredibly dumb things in airplanes for the greater good. I still shake my head at some of the test points I had to do in Harriers.
Forum: RV-4 01-20-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By Nitty
Az RV-4

I'm considering purchasing an RV and was wondering if there any in the vicinity of Sierra Vista (KFHU) or Tucson that I can visit and see if I even fit in one.

Please call or email if you have some...
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