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Forum: Southeast 04-16-2020, 06:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 916
Posted By jmbrwn
I've flown into Wilgrove (8A6), just east of CLT,...

I've flown into Wilgrove (8A6), just east of CLT, when my daughter was going to UNC Charlotte. Nice, quiet airport.
I read it's being sold to a developer and soon to close. Would call to check if you...
Forum: RV-6/6A 04-13-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,223
Posted By jmbrwn
Would also recommend using a pneumatic wrench....

Would also recommend using a pneumatic wrench. Much easier and faster.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,224
Posted By jmbrwn
Smile Yes!!! ...

Yes!!!


https://uniim1.shutterfly.com/ng/services/mediarender/THISLIFE/000070991825/media/62582971570/medium/1269905884/enhance
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 46,696
Posted By jmbrwn
"and twice I saw people in the cue call them out...

"and twice I saw people in the cue call them out and both times the jumpers gave them the one finger or there were a few words exchanged - SOB jumpers unmoved and gleeful."

Wow!!! I find it hard to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-04-2017, 04:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 575
Posted By jmbrwn
I replaced mine about a month ago with the BWD...

I replaced mine about a month ago with the BWD S5613 from Advanced Auto Parts. I've read also that NAPA ECH ST421 works.

Same solenoid used on 2005 Ford Crown Vic
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-16-2017, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 782
Posted By jmbrwn
Lyons Landing Airpark

Anyone here live at Lyons Landing? Got a friend who is interested in moving there. Please send me a PM. Thanks!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-10-2017, 06:17 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,967
Posted By jmbrwn
It goes both ways. Potential buyers can screw...

It goes both ways. Potential buyers can screw you over as a seller.:confused:
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-08-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,144
Posted By jmbrwn
Does the G5 used as an attitude indicator have a...

Does the G5 used as an attitude indicator have a heading bug that can be controlled with the GMC305/307 controller? Or do you have to have another G5 as a HSI for that?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-20-2017, 05:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,005
Posted By jmbrwn
RV Flips On Lake

https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-k0yu1vkojZc/WKpVIIB6G5I/AAAAAAABxQw/BrP6ht2K5GstCKYDTi5VW25Yzb8XZbdsACLcB/s640/KathrynReport.jpg

Incident occurred February 19, 2017 at Alton Bay Seaplane Base (B18),...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-18-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,296
Posted By jmbrwn
Any word on who the passenger was?

Any word on who the passenger was?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2016, 05:56 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 30,215
Posted By jmbrwn
Andy- My prayers to your daughter and family. ...

Andy- My prayers to your daughter and family. My middle daughter, Sarah, got e-coli when she was 3 yrs old. Spent 7 days in ICU. I still choke up whenever I tell the story. She's now 20 and...
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-23-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,534
Posted By jmbrwn
Congrats!!!:)

Congrats!!!:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,969
Posted By jmbrwn
Michael- Yes, I checked 'Corporation'

Michael- Yes, I checked 'Corporation'
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-03-2016, 08:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,169
Posted By jmbrwn
OK...thanks William.

OK...thanks William.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-03-2016, 07:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,169
Posted By jmbrwn
Leakguard Tubes

Are these the right "leakguard" tubes to order? I've got the older style pants on my -6 and was concerned that the longer valve stem might not work. Anyone using these with older style wheel pants?...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-17-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,913
Posted By jmbrwn
Congrats!!! :D

Congrats!!! :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-11-2016, 12:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,499
Posted By jmbrwn
Wow...that is very nice!!

Wow...that is very nice!!
Forum: Reviews 03-09-2016, 06:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,070
Posted By jmbrwn
By chance, does this app show TFR's? If not,...

By chance, does this app show TFR's? If not, anyone know of one that does?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-08-2016, 06:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,808
Posted By jmbrwn
WTB Parachute

WTB backpack style emergency parachute. Currently have one mini softie, but am open to others.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-08-2016, 05:30 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 85,535
Posted By jmbrwn
My new "other...

My new "other airplane".


https://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47a6dd24b3127cceebdfbac965f200000030O09AasnDFy5bg9vPgo/cC/f%3D0/ls%3D00007099182520160306013922635.JPG/ps%3D50/r%3D0/rx%3D550/ry%3D400/
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-08-2016, 06:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,597
Posted By jmbrwn
Forgot to add that my engine is 150hp. At...

Forgot to add that my engine is 150hp. At altitude, I'm turning about 2500rpm WOT. I cruise climb at about 150mph for 500'-700'fpm...depending on weight.
Overall, I'm happy with 70" pitch. I used...
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-06-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,597
Posted By jmbrwn
Mike- I've got an O320 powered RV-6 with two...

Mike- I've got an O320 powered RV-6 with two blade Catto nickel leading edge. I replaced an Aymar Demuth about 3 years ago with it. I needed ability to fly thru rain. Actually lost a little...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-11-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,218
Posted By jmbrwn
David- I also have a tip-up, and went this...

David- I also have a tip-up, and went this route. Hooks from local hardware store. Keeps headsets and wires out of the seat area. When loading/unloading baggage, I just set headsets on seats. ...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-15-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,066
Posted By jmbrwn
Bobby....sent you a PM. Mine is the 35 amp model...

Bobby....sent you a PM. Mine is the 35 amp model Nippon Denso 14184. It is externally regulated. The model 14684 is 60 amps and internally regulated. Don't know what make/model car it fits...but...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-15-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,066
Posted By jmbrwn
Thank you, Walt.:)

Thank you, Walt.:)
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-15-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,066
Posted By jmbrwn
NipponDenso Alternator

What is the little canister device at the 12 o'clock position with wire that runs down to nut at 6 o'clock position? Not on alternator that I am replacing. Is it needed...or should I remove? ...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-07-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,979
Posted By jmbrwn
I've been using a GDL39 for a couple of months...

I've been using a GDL39 for a couple of months now. I've noticed that the unit quits working during every flight. I've been able to push the reset button on the top of unit to get it back to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-23-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,917
Posted By jmbrwn
We've been staying in the dorms for about the...

We've been staying in the dorms for about the last five years, but decided to camp with plane this year. Wx cooperated with nice days and cool nights. Would have been great except for the loud...
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-18-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,607
Posted By jmbrwn
Holy cow! Glad you are safe Bill. Good job...

Holy cow! Glad you are safe Bill. Good job getting her down.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-15-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,259
Posted By jmbrwn
Myron- which type solar charger did you get? ...

Myron- which type solar charger did you get? I've noticed many brands marketed and most not rated very high.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-16-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,179
Posted By jmbrwn
Crystal River Scuba

My son and I, along with a RV-4 neighbor, flew down to Crystal River, FL to get scuba certified this past...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-29-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,592
Posted By jmbrwn
Jon- I was at the Vidalia Airshow Sunday and saw...

Jon- I was at the Vidalia Airshow Sunday and saw your landing. Good job on getting her down!! I also have a carbed RV6. If you were taking off on 100% mogas, IMO, you definitely experienced vapor...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,977
Posted By jmbrwn
Congratulations Clark! Great video and beautiful...

Congratulations Clark! Great video and beautiful airplane!!:)
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-26-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 890
Posted By jmbrwn
Great! Thanks Larry!! Just measured and you are...

Great! Thanks Larry!! Just measured and you are correct.:)
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-26-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 890
Posted By jmbrwn
Throttle Cable Length

Wanting to change out my vernier throttle with friction lock. Van's site says 44.5" length. Does this work out for most people? I have O320, fixed pitch with vertical induction. I guess to be on...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,484
Posted By jmbrwn
I use a Mini-Softie from Para-phernalia,...

I use a Mini-Softie from Para-phernalia, Inc.

http://www.softieparachutes.com/mini-softie.html
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-15-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,230
Posted By jmbrwn
Good stuff!!! :)

Good stuff!!! :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-06-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,818
Posted By jmbrwn
My son and I went into Green County-Jackson when...

My son and I went into Green County-Jackson when we visited the AF Museum several years ago. I'd definitely use that airport again if returning. We made reservations for a rental car that was...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-24-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,714
Posted By jmbrwn
Maybe check to see that you didn't accidentally...

Maybe check to see that you didn't accidentally get some anti-seize on one of the plugs. I did that once and caused problems.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-10-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,969
Posted By jmbrwn
Thanks for the info guys.

Thanks for the info guys.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-10-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,168
Posted By jmbrwn
We've only done Fond du Lac besides OSH. It's...

We've only done Fond du Lac besides OSH. It's very convenient with shuttle service to OSH and priced reasonable to park your plane.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-10-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,969
Posted By jmbrwn
AC Form 8050-1 And LLC's

I have formed an LLC for my aircraft and am filling out AC Form 8050-1. My question is, at the bottom of the form, do I sign my signature with title as a shareholder, or put the LLC's name?
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-18-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 67,842
Posted By jmbrwn
Short final into Triple...

Short final into Triple Tree.


http://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47a4d727b3127ccef7583117db4d00000030O09AasnDFy5bg9vPgo/cC/f%3D0/ls%3D00007099182520140906185439635.JPG/ps%3D50/r%3D0/rx%3D720/ry%3D480/
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-11-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,044
Posted By jmbrwn
Good pic!!!

Good pic!!!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-03-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,557
Posted By jmbrwn
Recommendations for anyone East of the...

Recommendations for anyone East of the Mississippi???....maybe convenient to Atlanta area?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-30-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,430
Posted By jmbrwn
That's one of the best looking "paint" schemes...

That's one of the best looking "paint" schemes I've seen on an -8. I can see why you're happy with it. Congrats on a beautiful airplane!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,302
Posted By jmbrwn
Exactly what Walt said. Normal brake usage will...

Exactly what Walt said. Normal brake usage will break them in. Don't taxi while holding the brakes, or you'll find a puddle of brake fluid when you park.:(
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-21-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,567
Posted By jmbrwn
I bought one of these at Lowes for about $20 and...

I bought one of these at Lowes for about $20 and attached a flexible dryer hose to it. Place end of hose underneath engine cowl and put blanket over top of cowling. Pull cabin heat ON and close...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-09-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,202
Posted By jmbrwn
Oops....says your video is 'Private'. Need to...

Oops....says your video is 'Private'. Need to make it available to the public for viewing.
Forum: My RV Build Project 09-08-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 19,170
Posted By jmbrwn
Nice!!! Good job!

Nice!!! Good job!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 09-08-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,175
Posted By jmbrwn
My son & I went Saturday and had a great time. ...

My son & I went Saturday and had a great time. Here's some of our pics.


http://share.shutterfly.com/share/received/welcome.sfly?fid=508b587556b56b96&sid=9AasnDFy5bqLvg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,624
Posted By jmbrwn
My only real complaint this year were the "Gate...

My only real complaint this year were the "Gate Nazi's", as they were referred to while I was at registration. The bag searches were a little over the top...IMO. The food has gotten better over the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-16-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,609
Posted By jmbrwn
Ned- My son & I visited the AF Museum and flew...

Ned- My son & I visited the AF Museum and flew into Greene County Regional airport (I19) back in 2010.. We arranged for a rental car which was delivered and waiting for us at the airport. Very...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-23-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,089
Posted By jmbrwn
I know many RV guys here in the ATL area are able...

I know many RV guys here in the ATL area are able to share a hangar, thereby reducing the cost. That might be an option to consider? Also, I see you live in the Houston area. I'm sure there are...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,694
Posted By jmbrwn
Only intentionally...very...

Only intentionally...very straightforward...starts winding up faster after the first couple of turns and takes a little longer after recovery inputs to exit the spin. I wouldn't attempt them solo...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-02-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,128
Posted By jmbrwn
I put my son's name on co-pilot side. He got a...

I put my son's name on co-pilot side. He got a big kick out of that. Go to any vinyl shop that does auto decals. I found one small shop in the mall. Tell them what you want and they'll have...
Forum: RV-10 06-30-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,931
Posted By jmbrwn
Wow!!!...glad no one was hurt or further damage...

Wow!!!...glad no one was hurt or further damage to your plane.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-20-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,141
Posted By jmbrwn
I think this is...

I think this is why.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3lTlWxLxNQ
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-27-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,397
Posted By jmbrwn
I recommend the dorms. We camped until one year,...

I recommend the dorms. We camped until one year, two nights in a row I was awakened by wicked thunder and lightning. Not for me!! We enjoy the dorms and the cafeteria is very good. Shuttle runs...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-26-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,027
Posted By jmbrwn
Wow...beautiful country! Enjoy.

Wow...beautiful country! Enjoy.
Forum: RV-10 05-19-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,835
Posted By jmbrwn
Smile Really nice looking airplane...congrats!!!

Really nice looking airplane...congrats!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-08-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,945
Posted By jmbrwn
Congrats Paul!!!

Congrats Paul!!!
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