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Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-19-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By hpmicrowave
Alt Encoding Issue

My thoughts;

Possible issues
1) Efis is providing the Alt out data intermittently?
2) A loose gray code wire from Efis to Transponder?
3) Transponder is acting up?

Tracking down the problem

1) ...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-18-2018, 11:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 461
Posted By hpmicrowave
MGL Avionics Events at Oshkosh 2018

For those of you RV types using or interested in MGL avionics and making the pilgrimage to Oshkosh 2018 MGL has the following Events

1) MGL Display Booth!! Same place as previous years Hangar B...
Forum: Florida (North) 04-24-2018, 11:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,010
Posted By hpmicrowave
Visiting NW FL

Eric, sent you a PM, building RV8 about 8 miles west of Crestview.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,354
Posted By hpmicrowave
Amazon Echo

I also have an Amazon Echo connected into a Bose book shelf stereo Radio unit. Have to yell at Alexa sometimes to change the music or ask questions but overall works really neat. Now I need to...
Forum: GPS 07-17-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By hpmicrowave
GPS approaches

Hi Timberwolf, Along with the approved WAAS GPS for precision GPS approaches and an approved data base there are a whole bunch of additional Requirements on how the system presents the approach...
Forum: COMM 07-17-2017, 10:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,491
Posted By hpmicrowave
V6 issues

Larry, if the coax connections and antenna are good (might try using a handheld at 5 watts through the V6 coax to its antenna and TX to another radio) for a TX test, and recieve is clear it's either...
Forum: ADS-B 05-10-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,062
Posted By hpmicrowave
What is SW?

SW is my Acronym for Software.

Forum: ADS-B 05-10-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 30,062
Posted By hpmicrowave
Big Issue with uAvionix when using a G430W for GPS position

The uAvionix echo UAT can only accept the G430W GPS position on its COM2 In Port, and the G430W only outputs at 9600 Baud. The echoUAT can then only TX on COM2 at 9600 Baud. COM2 TX is the only...
Forum: ADS-B 03-17-2017, 10:37 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 204,271
Posted By hpmicrowave
Latest NAVWORX Mssg to Customers

Web site is back up and Bill posted this message

NavWorx Customers & Dealers
To All Our Valued Customers,

I want to thank everyone for their continued patience pertaining to this ongoing situation....
Forum: ADS-B 02-10-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 204,271
Posted By hpmicrowave
NAVWORX Update, Words From Bill Today

I had asked Bill several times to post an update on the Forum, but for reasons only he knows he has not done so, but he did respond to my request for an update several hours ago today and agreed that...
Forum: ADS-B 01-23-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 703
Views: 204,271
Posted By hpmicrowave

I just got a text from Bill on this story and he said he has not talked to AOPA and that NAVWORX has not ceased business. Hopefully he will provide an update soon (if he can given the situation he's...
Forum: ADS-B 10-23-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 703
Views: 204,271
Posted By hpmicrowave
AF News GPS (without WAAS) provides 38 CM(14.9 inch) Accuracy

The NAVWORX certified units can use an external certified GPS source like a G430W Nav unit (SW Ver 5.0 or later). But give me a break, the AF said last April the GPS satellites are providing 15"...
Forum: Safety 10-06-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 61,609
Posted By hpmicrowave
Hangar/Room at 18FD near Crestview FL

I have room in my hangar for 1 RV at 18FD. About 2 miles North of CEW Vortac near Crestview FL. Also have bed and pickup available in the hangar. Let me know.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-21-2016, 11:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,486
Posted By hpmicrowave
Maybe need a firmware update?

It looks like you have the latest Firmware, but a possible answer posted on the MGL forum recently.

PostPosted: Thu Aug 18, 2016 3:34 am Post subject: Reply with quote
Just a suggestion, are you...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-22-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 996
Posted By hpmicrowave
MGL OSHKOSH 2016, Screen Design Tutorial, New Products

MGL will be back at OSHKOSH next week at Booths 2139 & 2140.

Matt will be there (will miss Rainier) plus Les Manchip, Chris Jones and myself. Matt says there will be some surprises with several New...
Forum: Safety 07-09-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,255
Posted By hpmicrowave
EAA Founders Innovation

VAC didn't mention that Yes, we did apply for this innovation prize. We are a team of 4 RV builders/pilots involved in making this happen and as you might guess Vac is our inspiration, leader, and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2016, 11:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,762
Posted By hpmicrowave
NavWorx ADS600-EXP.

My NavWorx ADS600-EXP works fine with my iPad mini via its built in WiFi. I use IFly GPS on my iPad. Full traffic and weather.

Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-30-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,147
Posted By hpmicrowave

We have the Odyssey in our RV6A. Works great. Lots of Odyssey updates also through the years. For more info and to talk with some other New Zelanders with MGL products. Check out the MGL...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-24-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,509
Posted By hpmicrowave
ADSB issues

Yes I have seen the same intermittent fail light from my Navworx unit. I suspect some type of internal system test is causing the light to flash but everything seems to work fine. Also flights that...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-06-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,352
Posted By hpmicrowave

John, if you want to sample glass with a full sim take a look at the MGL iEFIS, each SW release comes with a PC simulator release, the sim supports AHRS, engine instrumentation, etc, and also let's...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-07-2013, 12:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,588
Posted By hpmicrowave
Head mounted cockpit video display

Yes this is cutting edge technology. The F35 has a virtual video HUD displayed inside the pilots helmet along with other AIrcraft information and day/night camera images surrounding the aircraft can...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-19-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,612
Posted By hpmicrowave
Vans Mobile App

This IPhone App lets you take take and share RV pictures (mostly planes but not all RV's) while on the road or should I say fly! It's free and is growing pretty fast.

Forum: Florida (North) 02-17-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,935
Posted By hpmicrowave
Eglin Aero Club - Still Open for business!!!!

Interesting discussion but premature. Eglin Aero Club is still very much alive. I keep my Cherokee on base at Eglin and it has lived here on and off over the past 25 years. We had our family RV6...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-23-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 17,285
Posted By hpmicrowave
New iEFIS update integrates G400/500W and ADSB

In time for Christmas!! The latest iEFIS release has now integrated the Garmin 400/500W avionics and the NavWorx ADSB systems into the iEFIS. I will be updating both the G400/500W and ADSB...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-12-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 33,481
Posted By hpmicrowave
Flying in the dark

No one has asked me yet about what I am wearing in my Avitar picture but it's called a helmet mounted display. Inside this helmet 2 smal video projectors send a video stream to each eye. A computer...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-05-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,009
Posted By hpmicrowave
Navworx TSO & USB issues

Last time I talked with Bill at NavWorx he told me he had completed all TSO requirements and FAA was satisfied with the unit and he was waiting on the approval paperwork. He said that hurdle was...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-04-2012, 11:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,009
Posted By hpmicrowave
Navworx Setup

Doug, I have a little HP netbook with USB only connections to configure the Navworx, but I have a $15 USB to serial connector, works like a charm to connect the Navworx Mntc port to the Mntc set up...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-30-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 17,285
Posted By hpmicrowave
My MGL support

I am also just a unPaid MGL customer helping as best I can. The iEFIS is a cutting edge product that I have the privlege of helping along at the HiTech edges. There is no doubt in my mind that...
Forum: ADS-B 06-11-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,636
Posted By hpmicrowave
Smile Navworx provides my unit

Navworx (Bill Moffitt) provided me my missing UAT today. So I should be back fully operational soon! So if anyone needs a little help with your UAT setup let me know and I will see if I can help. ...
Forum: ADS-B 06-08-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,636
Posted By hpmicrowave
Angry Navworx control and issues, Is Navworx still in business?

I have a Navworx unit working great in our RV6 operated by a MGL Odyssey Efis. The Odyssey will let you change your ADSB code to match the Transponder Code if like in our case we have a old KT76A...
Forum: ADS-B 01-29-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,104
Posted By hpmicrowave
Adsb Data Display?

Adsb data display is no trivial effort. First you need an adsb unit. TIS-B & FIS-B units are made by few companies and TIS units that recieve all traffic & Xmit your own info to other traffic and the...
Forum: COMM 12-14-2011, 11:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,078
Posted By hpmicrowave
GMA240 IPhone Adapter

I can't find my previous post on this subject from several years ago but anyway I bought a Jupiter Jack phone adapter from the As seen on TV store and inside the kit is an IPhone 4-ring adapter plug...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,163
Posted By hpmicrowave
Did you get an answer?

Richard, did you get or find an answer for this question? If yes, can you say what you found out?
I have Dynon
Oil Pressure 0-150 PSI
Oil Temp Lycoming
Fuel Pressure 0-80 PSI

Cecil Jones
Forum: ADS-B 04-09-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,650
Posted By hpmicrowave

From all my work with NAVWORZ I have not read in their documentation or been told by Bill Moffitt that their equipment operates as a standard IFF or Mode-S IFF or has any Recv function on any IFF...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-08-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,165
Posted By hpmicrowave
Post Beware Of the New Garmin

:( At Sun-N-Fun I was talking to several of the ADSB vendors about integration of their equipment with the Garmin G430W and they said they were waiting on Garmin to support them due to Gamins...
Forum: ADS-B 01-05-2011, 11:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 11,099
Posted By hpmicrowave
Navworx external GPS not that simple

According to Bill Moffit at NavWorx the G430 does not have the Arinc Labels (messages) that provide vertical velocity which the FAA requires for Adsb operation. Bill is hoping Garmin will add those...
Forum: ADS-B 01-01-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 11,099
Posted By hpmicrowave
ADSB Wx Data Examples from 1 Jan2011

I posted this ADSB WX Info piece today on the MGL Forum and thought it kind of fit into this ADSB thread of why anybody might want ADSB including out! I do believe 100% in ADSB out, just wish the...
Forum: GPS 07-26-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,684
Posted By hpmicrowave
430 No GPS

This happened to me several months ago and I traced it down to a EMI issue from a old VHF radio I have. Next time it happens put 430'on satellite page and start turning off other aircraft avionics...
Forum: ADS-B 07-22-2010, 07:28 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 26,800
Posted By hpmicrowave

I have been working with MGL-Rainier and can say the NAVWORX Arinc Traffic displays as designed on the MGL Odyssey and Voyager (with lattest MGL SW updates). I live along the Gulf Coast and the ADSB...
Forum: COMM 04-30-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,886
Posted By hpmicrowave
GMA-240 IPhone Interface Adapter

I was able to find a direct I-Phone to 2.5 MM Cell-Phone cable adapter today from the As Seen on TV Store. Inside this often advertised Jupiter Jack Car Cell Phone interface package was a neat...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-03-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,161
Posted By hpmicrowave
MGL has just released the first Odyssey/Voyager...

MGL has just released the first Odyssey/Voyager SW update that includes ARINC SW for the Garmin 400W/500W avionics. I wanted to find out how many Odyssey/Voyager users have or want to use Garmin...
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