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Forum: RV-12 08-01-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,427
Posted By Bob Y
So no concern regarding the strength of those...

So no concern regarding the strength of those using aluminum? Shear strength if side loaded when tied down in a heavy wind? And there is a gap between the bottom of my threaded tie down extrusion...
Forum: RV-12 07-03-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By Bob Y
Working on my wing kit now and will be...

Working on my wing kit now and will be terminating those within the next week or so. I intend to use this:

https://www.showmecables.com/d-sub-crimp-tool

It's what I used to terminate the MOLEX...
Forum: RV-12 06-26-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,050
Posted By Bob Y
Thanks for the guidance. Guess Iíll deal with...

Thanks for the guidance. Guess Iíll deal with mixing.
Forum: RV-12 06-25-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,050
Posted By Bob Y
Ok, so I'm just starting my wing kit, so rather...

Ok, so I'm just starting my wing kit, so rather naÔve regarding fuel tank sealant, which I see I will need to seal the position lights to the wing tips too. Can someone explain why one of the many...
Forum: RV-12 06-10-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,041
Posted By Bob Y
When you say you "Checked wiring continuity ok.",...

When you say you "Checked wiring continuity ok.", unless you mean you did what I'm going to suggest, never mind, but if not, I'd suggest checking for change in resistance across the position...
Forum: RV-12 03-05-2018, 06:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,300
Posted By Bob Y
Now if Vans will just add a locking canopy latch...

Now if Vans will just add a locking canopy latch with MATCHING key to their RV-12 product roadmap, we'll be golden!
Forum: RV-12 02-28-2018, 05:45 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,149
Posted By Bob Y
SB 18-02-02 & Paint vs. Vinyl Wrap

I am barely into my empennage kit, so painting is way off on the project list, but this SB caused me to bring-up a discussion with my friend, whoís much further along on his RV-12. This SB brought...
Forum: RV-12 02-21-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,811
Posted By Bob Y
Wow - thanks for the almost instantaneous...

Wow - thanks for the almost instantaneous response, Scott. I'll let you know if our definitions of "simple" are aligned :-)
Forum: RV-12 02-21-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,811
Posted By Bob Y
For those of us fortunate to have not yet built...

For those of us fortunate to have not yet built our tail cones and are planning on pursuing the iS option, are modifications to the non iS tail cone skin required? If so, can I assume they are more...
Forum: RV-12 02-15-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,147
Posted By Bob Y
Speaking of the heaterÖ Iím only about 30 hours...

Speaking of the heaterÖ Iím only about 30 hours into the build on the RV-12 empennage, so take my frame of reference into account, but I recall seeing a blog complaining about the inability to reach...
Forum: RV-12 02-08-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,645
Posted By Bob Y
So, if one did use the top tie-down for lifting,...

So, if one did use the top tie-down for lifting, does anyone know what the sanctioned method is for covering the hole?
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