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Forum: RV-7/7A 08-03-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 890
Posted By abuura
I have an RV-7 at Manassas. Call me...

I have an RV-7 at Manassas. Call me anytime.
David, 703-3078062
Forum: ADS-B 09-21-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,485
Posted By abuura
Transponder: Garmin GTX330. Per uAvionix's...

Transponder: Garmin GTX330. Per uAvionix's EchoUAT installation manual "CONTROL, SQUAWK and Barometric ALTITUDE is learned wirelessly from the Legacy Transponder interrogation replies." It's only in...
Forum: ADS-B 09-21-2017, 12:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,485
Posted By abuura
Good to know, thanks.

Good to know, thanks.
Forum: ADS-B 09-21-2017, 05:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,485
Posted By abuura
As I wrote, the performance report REQUEST does...

As I wrote, the performance report REQUEST does not allow the user to specify a time, so with more than one flight in a day you cannot request a report for a specific flight. The point is if you...
Forum: ADS-B 09-20-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,485
Posted By abuura
Since you asked, here is an account of...

Since you asked, here is an account of yesterday's flight.
- Device version. After connecting to the Echo via the app, tapped the Echo logo repeatedly, and eventually got the device version on the...
Forum: ADS-B 09-18-2017, 03:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,485
Posted By abuura
Smile Yes, I have, and just got off the phone with...

Yes, I have, and just got off the phone with Jeff. Happily, I am not the first person to encounter the NACv failure. In the first instance, uAvionics asked GRT to ascertain the user's EchoUAT Device...
Forum: ADS-B 09-17-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,485
Posted By abuura
GRT EchoUAT and SafeFly GPS combination

I have installed the GRT EchoUAT and SafeFly GPS, the former configured by GRT to work with my 2007-vintage WS. My Public ADS-B report looks great, except for NACv (Navigation Accuracy Category for...
Forum: RV-4 09-24-2008, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,171
Posted By abuura
My Ray Allen pitch trim (and flap position)...

My Ray Allen pitch trim (and flap position) display are intermittent/useless. During pre-flight I check that the elevator trim is set at neutral, and after that, I set it by feel. Weirdly, my pitch...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-24-2008, 08:03 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 928,718
Posted By abuura
http://www.abrahamson.net/RV7/N98DA.jpg Yes, the...

http://www.abrahamson.net/RV7/N98DA.jpg
Yes, the FO's stick needs to be shortened...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-18-2008, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 910
Posted By abuura
Duckworks HID Archer antenna interference

I am planning to upgrade one Duckworks landing light from 100W Halogen to 55W HID and wonder whether anyone has experienced interference between an HID light/system installed near the wingtip and an...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-10-2007, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 993
Posted By abuura
Garmin 430 transmitter problem

My 430 was transmitting fine for the first 28 hours of my phase I period, but at the end of the last flight was inaudible to approach. After flight, I pulled and re-docked the 430 and compared its...
Forum: Safety 05-28-2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 12,418
Posted By abuura
Thanks all for the inputs. With my previous...

Thanks all for the inputs. With my previous Archer III, I learned to gradually turn the control wheel completely upwind as the plane slowed down in order to keep it on the ground, so I am in that...
Forum: Safety 05-28-2007, 12:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 12,418
Posted By abuura
RV-7 landings

I am a mostly nosedragger CFI with 15 landings in my RV-7 and 122 tailwheel landings total. I have only executed 3-point landings in my 180hp, CS RV-7 to date, with generally very good results. The...
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-11-2006, 07:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,148
Posted By abuura
Has anyone used FrontPanel Express?

Has anyone used FrontPanel Express?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-10-2006, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,520
Posted By abuura
Gasked sealants -- no more Hylomar HPF

Preparing to install my SD20 I reviewed B&C's installation instructions. B&C says to use Permatex Hylomar HPF or Loctite; couldn't find either and confirmed with B&C they have no alternate...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-10-2006, 10:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,520
Posted By abuura
I am told Hylomar HPF is no longer available. I...

I am told Hylomar HPF is no longer available. I call Mattituck and they said they use EZ-Turn (fuellube) for sealing gaskets. The back of the tube indeed says it can be used for sealing gaskets. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2006, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,483
Posted By abuura
Yes! Photo would be great. Did you use the...

Yes! Photo would be great. Did you use the designated prop control hole? Any issues to speak of with the prop control cable routing?
Thanks!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2006, 12:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,483
Posted By abuura
Engine control holes in firewall

Building an RV7, TMX-O360, constant speed, and want to use "One hole spherical metal grommets" a la Checkoway for the engine controls and carb heat. Using Van's locations on DWG 19 will result in...
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-26-2006, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,460
Posted By abuura
Whelen power wire question

What size wire have other builders used to power their Whelen (Model HDACF) strobe PS? I'm more than a little confused by AC 43.13-1B, ch11's computation method, which is what Whelen's instructions...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2006, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,573
Posted By abuura
Thanks George and Paul for your responses. That...

Thanks George and Paul for your responses. That helps a lot. I am getting the Mattituck alternator with their O-360 and was planning to put an SB-8 on the pump pad since it will be available. I'm...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2006, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,573
Posted By abuura
Need help on electrics

In am starting to install the front deck, and in a couple of weeks the finishing kit arrives. I got the electrical harness and instructions from Van's, which state that installing this wiring as a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2006, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,317
Posted By abuura
Good comments. Also, I assume the way the wires...

Good comments. Also, I assume the way the wires are joined is by gradually ramming them into each other head-on, with an invisible/untestable/unknown amount of shared surface area by the wire's...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-14-2006, 05:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,337
Posted By abuura
Walt's Tractors...

Walt's Tractors (http://www.waltstractors.com/acatalog/light_gray__for_tractors_built_after_1965__.html) seems to carry it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2006, 05:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,317
Posted By abuura
Posilock connectors

I wonder whether anyone has used connectors by Posilock (http://www.posi-lock.com/index.html). Seem to be a great idea, if somewhat bulky if there are many wires involved. Perhaps one of our...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-01-2006, 08:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,715
Posted By abuura
Uh, ok, that looks good. I could inventory the...

Uh, ok, that looks good. I could inventory the QB kits while it ships...or else fabricate a workable copy.
Thanks!!! :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-01-2006, 08:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,715
Posted By abuura
Angry Inserting elevator hinge bolts

Why isn't there a string of expletive equivalent-riddled posting on this issue?! I flushed a good two hours of my life down the drain cutting up pasta tongs (sorry honey :o ) and struggling with...
Forum: Tools 02-16-2006, 06:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,886
Posted By abuura
I bought mine from Cleaveland Aircraft Tools and...

I bought mine from Cleaveland Aircraft Tools and am very happy. I would absolutely, positively substitute the pneumatic squeezer for the hand-powered version and add the 4" and longeron yokes. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-15-2006, 07:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,075
Posted By abuura
Rudder trailing edge: fixing the curve

Last night, I suddenly realized that I had forgotten to attach the aluminum L to the trailing edge -- and confirmed that the adhesive had already set. This morning I went about experimenting with...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-15-2006, 07:04 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 121,530
Posted By abuura
Angry blood blisters

Dominant hand's index finger skin squeezed between the jaws of a pneumatic squeezer (yeah, just skin, thank goodness) takes at least 2 weeks to heal. Twirling the hex deburring tool, operating the...
Forum: Alternative Engines 02-07-2006, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,728
Posted By abuura
TMX-360 and Vans Firewall Fwd kit

I would like to know what challenges builders who have mated a TMX-360 from Mattituck to the Vans Firewall Forward kit for an O-360 (FF-7 0-360 CS for me) have experienced. I assume the smoothest...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2006, 06:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,111
Posted By abuura
Fuselage set-up

My QB RV7 fuse is inbound and I am trying to figure out a flexible way to set it up for easy access. I see most have theirs on sawhorses, but I saw someone who had it on a rotisserie -- but I can't...
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