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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-15-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,315
Posted By MS19087
Talking Are you kidding me!!

Received my ECHOUAT & SKYFYX(EXT) today. The UAT is tiny - I'll be able to save 2lbs:) Very cool little package . . .
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-01-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,994
Posted By MS19087
Thumbs up Amazing feat!

Proud to be one of the 10,000+, a real tribute to Van and the amazing employees to run a successful business that withstands the test of time and regulation!

Congratulations!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-01-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 601
Posted By MS19087
Fairing etc . . .

excellent quality and fit!
Forum: RV-4 11-06-2017, 08:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By MS19087
Check your pm

I sent you a private message.
Forum: ADS-B 11-02-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,130
Posted By MS19087
Unfortunately FAA rebate reservations now closed

This could have provided some relief to the situation. As an early adopter I paid $2300 for the TSO'd (haha) ADSB-600. Dallas is offering a great deal, now if we only could have gotten to this...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-01-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,641
Posted By MS19087
Mine did not work without external antenna

Mine is located top center in my -9a tip up panel. It did not work well at all. Added an external antenna and it works perfectly now. Picked up the specified antenna on ebay for $35
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-26-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 89,096
Posted By MS19087
You can't make this stuff up!

What an adventure. Then stumbling upon these self sufficient folks in BC, very cool. Vlad you told me this story at breakfast a few weeks back . . .Glad to see the photos. Take care my friend!
Forum: Painting your RV 07-08-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,565
Posted By MS19087
What size compressor are you using?

CFM? Typical PSI? How about a water trap?

Thanks
Forum: ADS-B 07-03-2017, 07:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,510
Posted By MS19087
Make your own ADS-B ground station

Stumbled across this. Make you own ADSB GROUND STATION

https://flightaware.com/adsb/piaware/build?gclid=CJ3VyNaN7dQCFZGEswodHtcLbQ

Looks like a project for Glen!!
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-28-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By MS19087
I'm on my third prop

My -9A started life with the Sensenich metal prop on my IO-320 (rated at 170HP - high compression, flowed and balanced w/ P-Mags). After about 20 hrs I decide that the RPM limit didn't allow me to...
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-27-2017, 09:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,595
Posted By MS19087
Check you PMs

Then give me a call . . .
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-21-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,542
Posted By MS19087
65N x 175E = Motherland . . . Safe travels, can't...

65N x 175E = Motherland . . . Safe travels, can't wait to see pictures.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2017, 10:01 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,496
Posted By MS19087
Congrats

A truly unique resource . . . great job. Perfect "10" on your small business performance review! Here's to the decades ahead.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-16-2017, 06:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,508
Posted By MS19087
Nice trip Rob

We miss you and your dad here on the east coast! However your weather is beating our right now.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-28-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,318
Posted By MS19087
Wow - very nice

Nicer than some flying planes i've seen:eek:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-18-2017, 09:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 718
Posted By MS19087
Question Grove wheel and brake upgrade

So during my condition inspection i needed new brakes so decided to upgrade to the Grove 56-213 kit. Grove told me that they've sold this kit to RVers for years and it fits fine. This kit includes...
Forum: RV-12 01-04-2017, 04:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,687
Posted By MS19087
That's awesome

Good luck with your new build! Wonderful that you are able to continue the journey . . .
Forum: ADS-B 12-02-2016, 06:45 AM
Replies: 702
Views: 164,049
Posted By MS19087
AOPA Article on Navworx comments to suspension

https://www.aopa.org/news-and-media/all-news/2016/november/30/navworx-explains-refused-faa-inspection?utm_source=ePilot&utm_medium=Content&utm_content=tec&utm_campaign=161202epilot
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-28-2016, 02:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,216
Posted By MS19087
Cool :eek::eek: Vlad these guys are telling you that...

:eek::eek: Vlad these guys are telling you that it is time to overhaul your engine. I bet you can get another 3000 or even 6000 hrs:D, especially the way you baby that thing . . .

Hmmm time to set...
Forum: ADS-B 11-22-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 702
Views: 164,049
Posted By MS19087
Very disappointing

I was a very early adopter. Paid $$$. I hope Bill has a plan. Time to let them in Bill!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-11-2016, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,627
Posted By MS19087
Slightly different question

If one sends nav data from a 796 to the G5, will the G5 display nav vectors or HSI guidance for the flight plan in the 796?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,444
Posted By MS19087
Fairings etc

Still around - I spoke to them last week. http://www.fairings-etc.com/

Mine were a perfect fit!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,083
Posted By MS19087
Free VA-183 to good home

Thanks Scott . . . now if anyone can use it just pay Priority Mail (small box) Flat Rate postage.

PM or email me: mark 'at' santoleri 'dot' net
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,083
Posted By MS19087
What is a VA-183 bracket used for?

Fall clean out at my hangar. Came across a bracket marked VA-183. I checked "the list" on Van's site and this p/n is not listed. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-20-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 15,777
Posted By MS19087
Full flaps abeam the numbers . . .

In my 9A, i was taught to put in full flaps abeam the numbers (Being mindful of Vfe) I Totally agree - I'm typically never more than 65kts over the fence - otherwise the plane does drop like a rock,...
Forum: APRS Tracking 09-27-2016, 08:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,468
Posted By MS19087
Interesting. Hams and homebuilders

I'm 54 and have had my general ticket since I was 16 - wow that's 38 years. Back then I never dreamed I'd build and fly my own plane. But in a crazy way it was ham radio that got me into aviation....
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-18-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 125,335
Posted By MS19087
Wonderful journey

Thanks for sharing and taking us along with you.
Forum: Northeast 09-18-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,467
Posted By MS19087
Unedited video of Noah's Lycoming inflation

Very ingenious. To bad that wind kicked up. But theory has been proven. Video edited by David!

http://youtu.be/PoYIFif0U_Y
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,028
Posted By MS19087
Cool Do RV-14's whistle?

So we all know that RV-9's whistle while they work . . . common wisedom is that it is produced by the horizontal stabilizer. Therefore, since the RV-14 has essentially the same tail group, I was...
Forum: RV-14 08-10-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,676
Posted By MS19087
Me too

Just like Jeff I am also in west Chester based at Brandywine. I built an RV-9A and would be happy to see your work. Another 14 is being built in Pottstown as well.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-08-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 33,823
Posted By MS19087
Talking You should stop by Van's

You are so close - maybe you can arrange a trade-in while you are there. One slightly used RV-9A . . . :eek:
Forum: RV-12 08-05-2016, 07:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,800
Posted By MS19087
Awesome Brent

Silver Lindy!!

Congrats!
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-02-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 33,823
Posted By MS19087
Thumbs up Arrived in Fairbanks!

I see your track that you arrived safely in Fairbanks. Keep snapping those pictures, we are going to want to see them:eek:
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-28-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 33,823
Posted By MS19087
Alaska 2016

Safe travels my friend!!
Forum: APRS Tracking 07-23-2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 11,259
Posted By MS19087
Say it isn't so😢

Joe has a great site. Thanks for hosting and processing for all of these years. I love the format. Maybe someone else can pick up where joe leaves off.
Forum: Northeast 07-12-2016, 09:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,918
Posted By MS19087
PA Wing Planning to come

XL for me! Looking forward to it.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-04-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,525
Posted By MS19087
How many hours TTSN

Hi bill. How many hours do you have on the aircraft? Curious due to the need to replace aileron bearings. Thanks
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-10-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,720
Posted By MS19087
Nice video

Some great sights!
Forum: APRS Tracking 04-28-2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 29,048
Posted By MS19087
Thumbs up Very creative!

Great images Vlad. I second the bikini attempt:D
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-07-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,299
Posted By MS19087
My starting point . . .

This was a starting point i used on my RV-9A and adjusted after Phase 1 testing.

Configuration:
IO-320 (165HP)
F/P Prop

Your numbers must be verified during Phase 1 testing:

VNE Never Exceed...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,026
Posted By MS19087
Maybe the Governor can help you out

He is in Belfast ME. I'll point him to this post.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-11-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,596
Posted By MS19087
Talking Very nice

I see a business here:D
Forum: RV-14 02-22-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,361
Posted By MS19087
Loctite!

:eek: I'm really surprised that they said use a dab of loctite. That is the source of your crazing - without a doubt. You may want to call customer support . . .
Forum: RV-14 02-11-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,987
Posted By MS19087
Twins!

A nice way to build - you can check each other's work.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2016, 09:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,684
Posted By MS19087
Congrats!

Great job getting in the air!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-29-2016, 01:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,183
Posted By MS19087
Contact Stein

Stein cut me a panel which allowed me to use the bare wire cradle mentioned above. But be sure that your put a notch in to allow for the SD card to be inserted . . . - I'll try and post a picture.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-04-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,473
Posted By MS19087
Nice . . .

Now that my two sons both live in LA, it may be time to do that cross-country trip next summer. They grow up fast:eek:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-26-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 686
Posted By MS19087
Mine activate twice infight in two years

Caused all kinds of panic on the ground. Manufacturer says that "this has never happened". Told me to replace the battery.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-14-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,440
Posted By MS19087
Grind and polish while you are at it.

There are grinders that do just what you need. You may need to call a concrete finishing company. They can grind that area down and feather it into the original - then if you want to drop more $$$...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-30-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,075
Posted By MS19087
Awesome Doug

I saw you were coming up on 4000. Congrats!
Forum: Instrument Flight Rules 10-14-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,110
Posted By MS19087
Good job

Congrats Doug - that's on my list as well!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-07-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,612
Posted By MS19087
I have 2 of Bruce's covers - depends on mission

I have a very thin lightweight cover that is great for day trips where I want to keep the sun out when parked all day. Then I have one that is more substantial that I use for overnights - it is a...
Forum: RV-14 10-07-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,959
Posted By MS19087
After Mitch, who will have first RV-14 flying?

I saw Mitch featured in the recent posting from the Mid Atlantic fly in. He mentioned that his -14A should be flying by November. Who will be next:D
Forum: Northeast 09-19-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,699
Posted By MS19087
Great visit

We'll do it again next year!! Thanks David and gang for organizing a first class event.
Forum: Northeast 09-18-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,699
Posted By MS19087
Better hurry...

We've eaten lobsters for lunch and dinner. At this rate their might not be many left. 😮. See you tomorrow.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-08-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,716
Posted By MS19087
Thanks for sharing

Yes - we must remember that as much as we want to be somewhere, there are family and friends who also want us to be around to grow old together. Thanks Bob.
Forum: Northeast 08-04-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,043
Posted By MS19087
Planning on coming too!

Let's hope for great weather!
Forum: RV-14 07-23-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,680
Posted By MS19087
Or you could just have them welded

That's what I did on my 9. Worked out great. Remove the powder coat a few inches and find a GOOD welder.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-22-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,800
Posted By MS19087
Another Masterpiece!

Artwork - a masterpiece!! Dan you never cease to amaze me with your skills.
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-19-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,131
Posted By MS19087
Same issue - very workable without modifying servo

I had same issue with my TMX IO-320. Check out some pictures on my build log. I modified the airbox using an RV-10 airbox part to give me clearance to swing arm down. I also put a small blister in...
Forum: APRS Tracking 05-25-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 29,048
Posted By MS19087
Love your precision!

Hi Vlad. My tracks are boring. Round trips to MD picking up or dropping my daughter off at school. I missed your wrench back in March. thanks!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2015, 10:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,879
Posted By MS19087
Agreed. Just finished it

Now I have even more questions. . .
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