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Forum: RV-12 11-06-2017, 05:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,685
Posted By Jetguy
E-LSA not allowed | not allowed:( Amateur built...

E-LSA not allowed | not allowed:(

Amateur built Equals EAB.
Forum: RV-12 11-05-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By Jetguy
Oh yeah, condition inspect, duh!:rolleyes:

Oh yeah, condition inspect, duh!:rolleyes:
Forum: RV-12 11-05-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By Jetguy
When you tested it was the fuel tank installed...

When you tested it was the fuel tank installed with the antenna and ELT installed in the final flight set up? What does the C.I. mean? Annual?:)Back when we first started building the 12 you got...
Forum: Southeast 11-04-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Jetguy
Places to fly to Around Atlanta!

Im heading to PDK Atlanta tomorrow for 4 days to visit my daughter. Looking for any info on places to fly to within 200 NM from Atlanta. Also any lunch restaurants at local airports near by to....
Forum: RV-12 10-18-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,656
Posted By Jetguy
The engine ran flawlessly going into the...

The engine ran flawlessly going into the inspection. But when we rolled it out to do the carb sync, suddenly the idle rpm went to 2500.

Did you mess with the carbs in any way during the inspection?
Forum: RV-12 10-11-2017, 10:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,228
Posted By Jetguy
Everybody send me your old fork which I will be...

Everybody send me your old fork which I will be happy to recycle.:D
Ill even pay for shipping.;)
Forum: RV-12 10-09-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,911
Posted By Jetguy
Yes that's what he's saying. For ADSB-in you will...

Yes that's what he's saying. For ADSB-in you will need to add a GDL39 at some point. They show up periodically in the classifieds. There is one there now. Garmin products are proprietary and don't...
Forum: RV-12 10-08-2017, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 782
Posted By Jetguy
John, Start with this thread link below and work...

John, Start with this thread link below and work through it at your leisure to become completely familiar with the 660. You can just start with the GPS then over time add accessories as you want. Its...
Forum: RV-12 10-08-2017, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 782
Posted By Jetguy
Here you go!

Will have more later, busy right now. But its easy Peazy. And it way better than the 496!;)

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4480/36900749283_0dc3d69c5d_c.jpg
Forum: RV-12 09-30-2017, 11:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,058
Posted By Jetguy
Close behind!

JB it hard keeping up with you!:D

[url=https://flic.kr/p/Z1Tihi][img]https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4479/37422344621_562816a5a6_c.jpg
Forum: RV-12 09-30-2017, 11:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By Jetguy
If you have ADSB out then go to Flightaware and...

If you have ADSB out then go to Flightaware and create an account. Its free. Then under My Account select Show position-only flights. Then just type in your
N# in the search window and follow along.
Forum: RV-12 09-30-2017, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By Jetguy
A few more!

Lets see Boeing do these!:D


[img]https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4452/37164956210_339f79c67c_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/YC97F5)

[img]https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4467/36751496333_03a5110f0a_c.jpg...
Forum: RV-12 09-30-2017, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By Jetguy
Having Fun on Flightaware!

My Buddies 23 year old daughter is building time in my RV12. We call this Flightaware Art;)

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4470/36751172543_23130b4508_b.jpg
Forum: RV-12 09-29-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By Jetguy
Why........?:)

Why........?:)
Forum: RV-12 09-23-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,660
Posted By Jetguy
No........

No........
Forum: RV-12 09-17-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By Jetguy
Thumbs up I wouldn't worry about asking to many questions....

I wouldn't worry about asking to many questions. There is no such thing as a bad question. Most likely someone else is having the exact same problem. Welcome to the forum and good luck.;)
Forum: RV-12 09-14-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By Jetguy
Try this

In the D180
Efis/ems data port
-efis serial-
INPUT: AUTO
BAUD RATE: AUTO

-EMS SERIAL-
INPUT: SERIAL
BAUD RATE: 9600
Forum: GPS 08-24-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 162,460
Posted By Jetguy
At me to this request to. This would be very...

At me to this request to. This would be very cool. :D
Forum: GPS 08-22-2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 162,460
Posted By Jetguy
Add me to this request to.;)

Add me to this request to.;)
Forum: RV-12 07-31-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,628
Posted By Jetguy
I am not a short guy, 5'9", but I could barely...

I am not a short guy, 5'9", but I could barely reach the brakes. Seat was in the forward of the two positions but still was tip-towing. I will need to figure out an option to go further forward or...
Forum: ADS-B 07-27-2017, 01:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 10,311
Posted By Jetguy
You can install yourself.;)

You can install yourself.;)
Forum: RV-12 07-27-2017, 01:18 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 17,273
Posted By Jetguy
You cannot upgrade an old RV 12 to the new Fuel...

You cannot upgrade an old RV 12 to the new Fuel Injected engine through Vans!;) If you mean is he going to build the complete
new Version of the RV12 then Yes he is.
Forum: RV-12 07-27-2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,661
Posted By Jetguy
When giving dual flight instruction it is very...

When giving dual flight instruction it is very nice to have a PTT separate from the sticks. Nothing like trying to hit the button when the student is jockeying the stick.:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 21,364
Posted By Jetguy
http://halie.com/oik.jpg

http://halie.com/oik.jpg
Forum: RV-12 07-25-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,462
Posted By Jetguy
OSH special Alert

Leading Edge Airfoils has free shipping on case of aero shell
Sport 4 oil during OSH for $133.
Forum: RV-12 07-18-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,893
Posted By Jetguy
Not gonna be at the dinner.:(

Not gonna be at the dinner.:(
Forum: RV-12 07-18-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 15,830
Posted By Jetguy
Here's my question. What is the new total...

Here's my question. What is the new total amperage available with the new IS engine? And what is the avionics package currently installed in the Demonstrator. Are there plans to offer a non ELSA...
Forum: RV-12 07-17-2017, 10:09 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 15,830
Posted By Jetguy
Out with the OLD and In with NEW! OSH announcements Begin!

Just Announced over in the General Discussion Forum Vans has re-designed the RV12 with the 912IS fuel injected engine. It will be at OSH. There is a rumor that they will end the current RV12 kits and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-17-2017, 09:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,545
Posted By Jetguy
I knew this was coming, very impressive!;) This...

I knew this was coming, very impressive!;) This could be the next generation Flight trainer.

You heard it here first November...
Forum: RV-12 07-16-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,135
Posted By Jetguy
Pretty sure the guts of the new throttle will not...

Pretty sure the guts of the new throttle will not fit in the old throttle. I changed mine over a few years ago. The new throttle is much better, you'll like it.;)
Forum: Texas (North) 07-14-2017, 10:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,026
Posted By Jetguy
Heading up Sunday 23rd with 3 RV12s off of 16X...

Heading up Sunday 23rd with 3 RV12s off of 16X just west of you guys. Also staying at the dorms. Staying through Saturday.:D
Forum: RV-12 07-14-2017, 10:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,893
Posted By Jetguy
Ill be there. Coming in Sunday afternoon. Staying...

Ill be there. Coming in Sunday afternoon. Staying at the dorms. :D
Forum: RV-12 07-12-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,315
Posted By Jetguy
Why don't we meet under the new HBC 40X80 foot...

Why don't we meet under the new HBC 40X80 foot pavilion. More shade less confusion. ;)
Forum: RV-12 07-12-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 759
Posted By Jetguy
Demo Ride!

Getting a demo ride at OSH may not be the best place to get this done. It's a very busy and intense time with customers 10 deep asking tons of questions. Might I suggest requesting a ride in a...
Forum: RV-12 07-11-2017, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,526
Posted By Jetguy
Nothing to see here, move on.;) Ops normal .:D

Nothing to see here, move on.;)
Ops normal .:D
Forum: RV-12 07-06-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,444
Posted By Jetguy
Dick can you post a picture of your screen?

Dick can you post a picture of your screen?
Forum: RV-12 07-05-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,444
Posted By Jetguy
So is there a d180 upgrade or not? Yes, it's...

So is there a d180 upgrade or not?

Yes, it's called Skyview!:D

Cheaper to just send it in and have it fixed.;)
Forum: RV-12 07-01-2017, 11:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,315
Posted By Jetguy
Leaving the DFW area July 23 at the crack of dawn...

Leaving the DFW area July 23 at the crack of dawn with a flight of 3 RV12s.
Route 16X KFYV KMYJ KHXF RIPON FISKE KOSH 802NM! Will stop at each airport for Fuel. All airports listed in the route has...
Forum: RV-12 06-21-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,709
Posted By Jetguy
Take a 10 second as clear as possible video with...

Take a 10 second as clear as possible video with your phone and email it to Dynon tech support. See what they think. You may have to send it back. Do you have the latest software update installed?
Forum: RV-12 06-21-2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,132
Posted By Jetguy
The old engine driven fuel pumps were not...

The old engine driven fuel pumps were not reliable but the new ones have a good track record. So I would skip buying one as a backup. Buy a voltage regulator instead. ;)
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-11-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,315
Posted By Jetguy
The Area 660 also sends out a bluetooth signal....

The Area 660 also sends out a bluetooth signal. On your iPad or iPhone Setting/Bluetooth select the 660 then in Foreflight under settings/device select the 660 Connext and then you can upload a...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-10-2017, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,315
Posted By Jetguy
Thanks Charlie, Problem solved. I have to admit...

Thanks Charlie, Problem solved. I have to admit at first this figure did confuse me. But after further review and hands on practice it came together. Now I can upload flight plans from Foreflight to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-10-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,315
Posted By Jetguy
Garmin 345 Bluetooth?

I can't get the 345 Bluetooth to show on the settings/Bluetooth on my iPad, or my IPhone, or my buddies iPhone. Bluetooth is enabled on the software menu in the 345. A Aera 660 is hardwired to the...
Forum: RV-12 06-01-2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,474
Posted By Jetguy
Joe could you take a few more pics of the cradle...

Joe could you take a few more pics of the cradle and throw in a few measurements and post them on your web page. Thanks
Forum: RV-12 05-31-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,686
Posted By Jetguy
Have you guys thought of adding a coolant hose...

Have you guys thought of adding a coolant hose kit to your inventory?
Forum: GPS 05-29-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,226
Posted By Jetguy
Check out the link below. It is a huge thread, 24...

Check out the link below. It is a huge thread, 24 pages long, dating back to March 2016 when the 660 first came out. It contains an encyclopedia of info about the 660. Good...
Forum: GPS 05-22-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 624
Posted By Jetguy
How do you rectify this problem if you are not...

How do you rectify this problem if you are not receiving the attitude info? What are the steps on the 345?
Forum: RV-12 05-22-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,474
Posted By Jetguy
Ok Joe where are the plans on your web site?:D

Ok Joe where are the plans on your web site?:D
Forum: RV-12 05-22-2017, 08:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jetguy
Yes that's the one.:)

Yes that's the one.:)
Forum: RV-12 05-21-2017, 10:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Jetguy
Here you go buddy. You have to call and order it...

Here you go buddy. You have to call and order it over the phone, it is not in the online catalog. When you get it be careful not to unscrew the the friction knob all the way out during the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-21-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,315
Posted By Jetguy
Question Question for the G3X guys on Garmin 345 Transponder?

If you are Bluetoothed to the new Garmin 345 transponder and using ForeFlight or Garmin Pilot app on iPad in flight can you check weather beyond 150nm from your current location? Thanks John
Forum: RV-12 05-20-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 20,129
Posted By Jetguy
Eric, consider taking a Sport workshop when one...

Eric, consider taking a Sport workshop when one is near you. Here is the web...
Forum: RV-12 05-16-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,886
Posted By Jetguy
My carb floats have over 900 hours on them.:D

My carb floats have over 900 hours on them.:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2017, 09:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,053
Posted By Jetguy
Although similar they are not the same, so no you...

Although similar they are not the same, so no you can't.;)
Forum: RV-12 05-11-2017, 10:15 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,612
Posted By Jetguy
My 912 has been running great with the old spark...

My 912 has been running great with the old spark plugs and the old connectors for 920 hours. I won't be changing over to the new stuff.;)

Thread drift!
Forum: RV-12 05-10-2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,885
Posted By Jetguy
Once a builder always a builder. Great Job! :D

Once a builder always a builder. Great Job! :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2017, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,104
Posted By Jetguy
Great Info on this...

Great Info on this thread.

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=146914&page=2

I followed Chris Pratts suggestions and it worked like a charm. Made a reservation a week in advance...
Forum: RV-12 03-18-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,380
Posted By Jetguy
The purpose of the 2 inch blocks is to put the...

The purpose of the 2 inch blocks is to put the airplane in the level position for flight which is different than on the ground. But you check the sight gauge on the ground that's why you roll it off...
Forum: RV-12 03-10-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,403
Posted By Jetguy
What No Pictures?:eek:

What No Pictures?:eek:
Forum: RV-12 02-26-2017, 08:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,230
Posted By Jetguy
We Yanks here in the states are blessed with...

We Yanks here in the states are blessed with many, many, many paved runways so it not really a problem.;) Because of the direction the wheel turns the mud would fly up on to the bottom of the...
Forum: GPS 02-26-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 162,460
Posted By Jetguy
Having flown behind a 796 that was hard wired and...

Having flown behind a 796 that was hard wired and mounted on my panel, if your eyes will tolerate it, the 660 is a better in a few ways,
The 660 screen is brighter.
Even though the 796 is touch...
Forum: RV-12 02-17-2017, 09:26 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 23,218
Posted By Jetguy
Leading Edge Air Foils will send you a form to...

Leading Edge Air Foils will send you a form to fill out. You must fill it out correctly.
On the form where it asked for info from your mechanic your will fill this out with your Repairman license...
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