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Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-27-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 68,793
Posted By Kwright
Id like to be able to set Baro Minimums without...

Id like to be able to set Baro Minimums without leaving the Approach chart on a single GDU touch system.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-27-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By Kwright
I just went through the same decision process at...

I just went through the same decision process at 500 hours. Sent my Mags to Aircraft Magneto Service in Missoula Montana. Cost for the two Mags came to $1074. Had to replace the most expensive...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-15-2017, 07:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,366
Posted By Kwright
Count me in with my wife, Marlene.

Count me in with my wife, Marlene.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-09-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,393
Posted By Kwright
Count me in for two. Thanks. Kent and Marlene

Count me in for two. Thanks.
Kent and Marlene
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-18-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 57,213
Posted By Kwright
GTX 345 Bluetooth Pairing

Hey Garmin Experts,
Installing the GTX 345. It has no Bluetooth function under the System(SYS) Menu group even though it is enabled in the installation configuration.

Also, the GTN will not allow...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-09-2016, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,721
Posted By Kwright
Hi Steve, I didn't see your advice to use the...

Hi Steve,
I didn't see your advice to use the GTX23 GDL 39R option until after purchasing a GDL 88.
So, I'm considering how to go forward towards a G3X, with a GTN 650 traffic and WX display, a GTX...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-21-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 57,213
Posted By Kwright
I don't have a G3X display. Until I upgrade or...

I don't have a G3X display. Until I upgrade or add a G3X GDU could the GTN 650 alone work with the GTX 23 for the ADS-B 2020 mandate? With the installed GTX 327 the GTN 650 can remotly control the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,445
Posted By Kwright
Your settings depend on engine and fuel system. ...

Your settings depend on engine and fuel system. However, in general there is not a max for EGT. MAX for CHT is generally 400 degrees because of the physical property of aluminum losing 50% of its...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-17-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,603
Posted By Kwright
Marlene and I will be there.

Marlene and I will be there.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-11-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,247
Posted By Kwright
Photo

http://i62.tinypic.com/vcw1hv.jpg
Photographer Roland Wolf from RV4.
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-06-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,796
Posted By Kwright
You won't be disappointed. Ya do have to hold on...

You won't be disappointed. Ya do have to hold on to the canopy when it isn't latched to prevent the wind catching it and either slamming it shut or acting as a sail. Never leave it open unattended....
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-12-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,116
Posted By Kwright
Airventure 2013

Nice write-up of our trip. But it wouldn't be complete without a mention of the bus ride into Oshkosh and fine dinning at "the Roxy". We ate like Kings.:D http://i46.tinypic.com/34jacti.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-11-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Another Data Point

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Gathered this amount of material from another Champion 48110 oil filter.
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Here is the material on a magnet that was placed inside...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-09-2012, 06:27 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Filter examination procedure and change in type of oil

From Champion AV-6R http://www.championaerospace.com/assets/AV6-R-Nov2004.pdf:

Use the following recommended procedures to inspect full- flow oil filters.
Remove the filter from the engine and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Additional relevant information

Mahlon's insight from another thread appears approprite and will not be overlooked.

I continue to review available information and have noticed a difference in the way Champion and Lycoming...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-02-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Why not follow "local in the business" advice?

The engine sat from the date of overhual, July 1999, until date first flown, in January 2010. During that time it was in a preserved state and in a dry climate. So, not sure it strictly meets the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-01-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Pull the screen

I did pull the screen, no debris of any kind was seen.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Suspect it's from a tappet - if so then what

Tappet pitting and cam lobe mushrooming damage does seem very likely. If that is the case the next decision is weather or not to continue to run it. Run it until wear results in 1/2 teaspoon of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Pull a cylinder and evaluate

Yep! That's what I'm thinking. Wondering though about pullin a mag to evaluate the accessory drive gears or pulling the govenor.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Additives

Nope. No oil additives. Seems there is a lot of controversy one the use of oil additives with the exception of Cam Guard.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,891
Posted By Kwright
Ferrous Metal in Oil Filter

IAW Champion AV-6R, I cut open and inspected the oil filter, Champion CH48110-1, on the O 360 A1A engine in my RV6. I picked up some metal with a magnet in the plets of the filter element. So, I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-12-2009, 09:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,027
Posted By Kwright
The Ogden reps back without incident

Great time, great folks, great food, splice the main brace!
Color in Aztec.
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Great...
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