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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-08-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,268
Posted By JTJones
Amanda!

It was Dan and Amandaís setup I think. Go to:

https://www.rvplasticparts.com/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-05-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 860
Posted By JTJones
Synergy Air

I believe Synergy Air in Eugene Oregon will do condition inspections.
Forum: RV-14 06-24-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 774
Posted By JTJones
Duh

My bad! I hate redeyes!
Forum: RV-14 06-23-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 774
Posted By JTJones
Canít get just one...

I screwed up a lens. Cut it on the wrong side of the tape I used for my cut line. Ordered another and of course it is actually two because it is one mold with a left and right that you have to...
Forum: RV-14 06-08-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 604
Posted By JTJones
Might solve itself when canopy is completed...

because with the fiberglass work not finished, the canopy bubble not all fastened down, etc. the frame is probably twisting.
Forum: Florida (North) 05-12-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,066
Posted By JTJones
Jesse Saint and gang - Marion County

Iíd imagine Jesse Saint can do it at Marion County (X35)
Forum: RV-14 05-04-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By JTJones
Wheel Pant Bulkheads

The Aft section of the wheel pants on my RV-14 do not have a bulkhead like those on the RV-10. I was flying off of grass for a bit and recently removed my wheel pants for a condition inspection and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-03-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,319
Posted By JTJones
No re-drilling

When it arrives you just screw it back on. Have some nylon washers on hand. No re-drilling required. But you'll want a cold beer and a lawn chair so you can sit back and love it!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-24-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,360
Posted By JTJones
Man oh man...

...I canít wait to get my engine back!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,319
Posted By JTJones
Picture of Sean's spinner

https://i.postimg.cc/L5fn9BPQ/6-FF5-EE72-67-CE-4-D1-A-8-AC8-72-F04-D133102.jpg

Here is Sean's spinner chromed by Space Coast Plating.
Forum: RV-14 04-18-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,542
Posted By JTJones
I put in in the tailcone

https://i.postimg.cc/dVRtSVRd/BA63-EC18-4-A35-496-E-9-D51-567-FDB1-CD743.jpg

We made a bracket and mounted it in the Tailcone on the top of the F-01407 bulkhead. I've had no issues with it mounted...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,319
Posted By JTJones
https://i.postimg.cc/KYXv0ggm/665998-D3-F9-D8-4806...

https://i.postimg.cc/KYXv0ggm/665998-D3-F9-D8-4806-9613-D68-D93-E122-D0.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,319
Posted By JTJones
Me too

Had mine chromed as well. Looks awesome. It will look even more awesome when I get my XP-400 replacement.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2019, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By JTJones
Authorized Dealer

http://theflightshop.com
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-03-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,787
Posted By JTJones
I too was shocked when I made the “discovery”...

I too was shocked when I made the “discovery” about the $2k unlock. Funny isn’t it how they make all this so hard to figure out? I’m grounded now due to the XP-400 buyback but when I get back in...
Forum: Safety 03-23-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,778
Posted By JTJones
Sight Picture

Thanks for sharing this. You are smart to do so. Your comment about sight picture needing adjustment makes me wonder, exactly where were your eyes focused when these landings were going bad? ...
Forum: RV-14 03-09-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,278
Posted By JTJones
Do you have...

...plans section OP-52A and associated parts? I used the brackets and hardware to install Baja Designs Squadron Pro lights. I had to fab a plate to attach the lights to (plate at top of first...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-05-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,695
Posted By JTJones
Call your insurance company - Ground-Not in Motion

I just called Gallagher and changed my insurance policy to Ground-Not in Motion until I am back in the air. Save a few bucks for beer money to help drown your sorrows!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-03-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 588
Posted By JTJones
Free manuals on faa.gov

Downfall free manuals from FAA at FAA.gov:

https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aircraft/media/FAA-H-8083-32-AMT-Powerplant-Vol-1.pdf
Forum: RV-14 02-19-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 951
Posted By JTJones
Call Synergy Air

Try contacting Synergy Air South:

(678) 854-6498
Newnan Coweta KCCO

They may have a -14 in progress.
Forum: RV-14 02-02-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,083
Posted By JTJones
Plans Section 54

Plans Section 54
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,210
Posted By JTJones
Oops!

Croyden Link: http://www.experiencemandeville.com
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,210
Posted By JTJones
Must do in NZ

Omaka Air Museum: https://www.google.com/search?q=omaka+air+museum&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&hl=en-us&client=safari

Croyden Aircraft Company (be sure to check out the restoration hangar):...
Forum: RV-14 01-29-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 978
Posted By JTJones
Also autopilot pitch servo (and yaw servo if you...

Also autopilot pitch servo (and yaw servo if you choose). Those plans pages sections (56/57/58, depending on brand used) will come with the installation kit. And forward of that there is room for...
Forum: RV-14 01-28-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,673
Posted By JTJones
My XPNDR is on the battery angle as well.

My XPNDR is on the battery angle as well.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2019, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By JTJones
Thumbs up Thanks Kyle

Thanks to Kyle Boatright for posting the Postimage.org method.
Forum: RV-14 01-28-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,236
Posted By JTJones
Here is where we put my boxes.

https://i.postimg.cc/phd2QTLr/A48-D2198-1201-4357-A296-DA908-E926-FC5.jpg (https://postimg.cc/phd2QTLr)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By JTJones
Test

Finally!:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By JTJones
Picture Test

https://i.postimg.cc/43rR55cG/AD31-AAF9-A5-D7-4-F51-B556-4-FD3-F80-DE6-AF.jpg (https://postimages.org/)
Forum: RV-14 01-28-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,673
Posted By JTJones
Hmmm

I went through my build photos and believe:

Mystery 1 - Nothing is attached to those nutplates.

Mystery 2 - Those ďopeningsĒ allow the cover to fit over screw heads. Those screws are used for adel...
Forum: RV-14 01-25-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,092
Posted By JTJones
Tall and no problem

I'm 6'6Ē w/a 36Ē inseam. I mounted my pedals full forward and my seat back is full aft. I have Classic Aero seats with standard foam thickness. I use a Halo headset. The airplane is very...
Forum: RV-14 12-24-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,037
Posted By JTJones
Smile Join the club

I had the same thing happen on my -14. Happened twice. First time was after paint when the canopy was opened for the first time. Filed back/beveled the skin some more. Second time the plane had...
Forum: Southeast 10-06-2018, 01:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,225
Posted By JTJones
Smile Take care of Russ

I spent a day in Hood River and Russ helped me out with shelter for my RV-14. Heís a good human and I hope someone can help him out.
Forum: RV-14 09-06-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 997
Posted By JTJones
Didnít paint

I did not paint mine.
Forum: Texas (South) 09-03-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 499
Posted By JTJones
Transient Hangar Space

Hi All. Iím starting to spread my wings in my newly completed RV-14 and will be moving it from the west coast to the east coast for the winter sometime in the October/November time frame. I plan on...
Forum: California 08-26-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 821
Posted By JTJones
Transient Hangar Space

My wife and I will be starting a trip to the east coast in October or November. It will be spread over a few months. Between legs we will return to our day jobs to earn gas money! The first leg...
Forum: RV-14 08-18-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 839
Posted By JTJones
Thanks Mike! Took 18 months and was QB wings and...

Thanks Mike!

Took 18 months and was QB wings and fuse.
Forum: RV-14 08-18-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 839
Posted By JTJones
Iím new to the game and am trying to get pictures...

Iím new to the game and am trying to get pictures to show up using google photos.
Forum: RV-14 08-18-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 839
Posted By JTJones
Picture Test

https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipNZcY8xTUbZupQIph4PRKVNEynpW0EsBLIqipsLzoGZg2PSqFsIIhPzLvAij-xuuw/photo/AF1QipMkylMXzhfWI44maufH65FU9JsH0z_0dcRAF6_E?key=UEJGbWg4S0REVk1zRm1MV0M3TW5seUZtWm9qdmln
Forum: RV-14 08-18-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,401
Posted By JTJones
You may want to consider replacing those zinc...

You may want to consider replacing those zinc plated Z3 washers wherever they are called for with cadium plated AN 970 washers. The zinc ones will corrode over time.
Forum: RV-14 08-18-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,334
Posted By JTJones
I installed the TCW butterfly valve with a...

I installed the TCW butterfly valve with a control cable to the cockpit on my XP-400 equipped RV-14. I have been test flying in OR and it has been hot, with typical temps on the ground at 90 tp 98...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,081
Posted By JTJones
Sorry: 808-443-8506

Sorry: 808-443-8506
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,081
Posted By JTJones
Trying to help

I'll ask around and see what I can find out for space on Oahu. There is a guy in Hilo that has a Tiger Moth and runs a company called Airtime Hawaii. His name is Adrian Rosenberg. 809-443-8506
Forum: RV-14 07-30-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,581
Posted By JTJones
Thumbs up RV Downunder

Sweet ride! Congrats on a great looking -14.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-20-2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,515
Posted By JTJones
That is an EICommander.

That is an EICommander.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,515
Posted By JTJones
Talking Another RV-14 Airborne

While this is my first post on VAF I have spent countless hours - as we all do - reading, learning, pondering and hoping to some day see our aircraft fly. Thanks to all of you who take the time to...
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