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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-16-2017, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 530
Posted By Slice
Dimensions? What row? Thanks.

Dimensions? What row?

Thanks.
Forum: RV-4 10-28-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,018
Posted By Slice
My happy...

My happy place...

http://i1286.photobucket.com/albums/a603/jessesaint/e5f9166587a61d6920fe431edbfc3fbb_zpsv1szobak.jpg
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-09-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By Slice
For the AP with FD, yes. That's what I have(dual...

For the AP with FD, yes. That's what I have(dual cue).

I don't recall seeing the G5 with any nav symbology to date though honestly I don't pay much attention to it except to set the altimeter for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-01-2017, 10:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,795
Posted By Slice
Odds of flying into Stead are low. I haven't read...

Odds of flying into Stead are low. I haven't read the NOTAM yet but I'm pretty sure it's closed from morning until early evening when everything shuts down for the day. Nowhere to park unless you...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-01-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,795
Posted By Slice
You guys know of any hangar or tie down space at...

You guys know of any hangar or tie down space at Stead or International? Will be there Fri thru Monday. I've been in contact with Atlantic Aviation at RNO. Trying to find out their daily rate for a...
Forum: West (and Southwest) 08-31-2017, 11:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 252
Posted By Slice
Hangar or tie down for Reno air races?

Greeting fellow VAFers,

Was hoping to fly my RV-4 down for the races this year. Anyone have space for a tie down or in a hangar? I'd arrive Friday am(9/15) and leave Monday am.

Thanks in advance.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-08-2017, 11:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By Slice
Sure does....

Sure does.

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-ZWgr2sAakeo/VDQPsDX0AbI/AAAAAAAAFxY/0SwMQDnEwhE/s912/46XSixPackFullWidthwithTC.jpg
Forum: Safety 08-05-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,009
Posted By Slice
I'm a forty-something, old school type guy buy...

I'm a forty-something, old school type guy buy I'd personally push you towards a mixed concept of less technology upfront(only VOR/DME with HSI?) then finishing with all glass. When sh*t goes wrong...
Forum: RV-4 06-26-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,237
Posted By Slice
Bill, I think you meant a Split-S. I use 80 knots...

Bill, I think you meant a Split-S. I use 80 knots for entry personally.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-14-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 871
Posted By Slice
Find your unit's ID number. Should be on the SXM...

Find your unit's ID number. Should be on the SXM page. Then call them.

855-796-9847
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2017, 12:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 706
Posted By Slice
New RV-4 Panel by Saint Aviation

Thanks to Jessie and the gang at Saint Aviation for all the hard work put into the upgrade...Especially to Nico who spent a solid month and then some crawling all over this thing!...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-01-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,227
Posted By Slice
Secondary is G5. Tertiary is Stratus 2S with iPad...

Secondary is G5. Tertiary is Stratus 2S with iPad mini running Foreflight.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-31-2017, 10:46 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 54,502
Posted By Slice
Jon, Did you have these issues even using...

Jon,

Did you have these issues even using Parallels or a like program on a Mac? I'm upgrading to the G3X and trying to figure out the best way to keep all the new boxes updated. I may see a cheap PC...
Forum: Northwest 04-12-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 451
Posted By Slice
I think Terry Burch is RV the local guru up in...

I think Terry Burch is RV the local guru up in Arlington. At least his name came up more than once when I was searching.

I PM'd you his email.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-05-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,705
Posted By Slice
The pic in post #4 for me is gone again now...

The pic in post #4 for me is gone again now...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-05-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,135
Posted By Slice
Not if it's a GTN 625 which is GPS only. Garmin...

Not if it's a GTN 625 which is GPS only. Garmin has a deal on the 625 now($5500) if you also buy a G3X screen.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-02-2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,705
Posted By Slice
Good to go!

Good to go!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-02-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,687
Posted By Slice
AKA a serious downgrade in quality of life. :D

AKA a serious downgrade in quality of life. :D
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-02-2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,705
Posted By Slice
He means post #4.

He means post #4.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-27-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,077
Posted By Slice
Sounds like you have all the items on your wish...

Sounds like you have all the items on your wish list to do what you hope to.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-27-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,077
Posted By Slice
GTR 20 would give you a remote second com radio....

GTR 20 would give you a remote second com radio. I am opting for GTN 625(on sale currently with G3X purchase for $5500) and a GNC 255A for redundancy purposes. If all you have is the 650 and it goes...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-26-2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,077
Posted By Slice
Hey Bruce, Just curious as to why the G5s are on...

Hey Bruce,

Just curious as to why the G5s are on the left vs the right? As a former single seat guy your free hand should be the left one without the A/P on. For that reason it seems to make more...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-07-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,819
Posted By Slice
True. Birmingham is a cool city and only adds 28...

True. Birmingham is a cool city and only adds 28 miles to the trip. North of that you can even drop into HSV and check out the Space and Rocket Center about 8 miles from the airport....
Forum: RV-4 02-19-2017, 03:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,331
Posted By Slice
Skip, When I bought my 4 I did stalls with my...

Skip,
When I bought my 4 I did stalls with my 200+ LB instructor in the back. It was around 50 knots clean, 47-48 knots indicated full flaps. Anyone gnats assing their airspeed that closely on...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-18-2017, 03:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,831
Posted By Slice
Well, I've been around the block a few times in...

Well, I've been around the block a few times in my quarter century as an aviator so I don't know if I'd go that far, but I get where you're coming from. ;)
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-17-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,831
Posted By Slice
Hi Steve, My engine data now consists of the...

Hi Steve,

My engine data now consists of the basic round gauges and a basically useless EGT/CHT probe. My reason for going with the Mini is that with the EIS I think it would be a solid interim...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2017, 03:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,986
Posted By Slice
As mentioned previously, Pilotlights.net. 1 for 1...

As mentioned previously, Pilotlights.net. 1 for 1 swap no additional work necessary.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-12-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,831
Posted By Slice
Thanks for the quick reply, Jon!

Thanks for the quick reply, Jon!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-12-2017, 07:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,831
Posted By Slice
GRT Mini with G3X

Planning on doing a complete panel redo with the G3X being the primary. I am also looking at using the GRT Mini as a backup source and installing the Mini and EIS now as a temp fix(my aircraft...
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-19-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,200
Posted By Slice
I've trained in aircraft with no brakes in the...

I've trained in aircraft with no brakes in the other seat. When I was a CFI I obviously preferred a set on my side too if possible for added safety. Come time to sell it would only be a positive...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-28-2016, 09:42 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 364,176
Posted By Slice
http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b403/slice1912...

http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/b403/slice19121/IMG_9407_zpsdasw0hkf.jpg (http://s1040.photobucket.com/user/slice19121/media/IMG_9407_zpsdasw0hkf.jpg.html)

Frontier Airpark, WA
Forum: Texas (South) 12-27-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,797
Posted By Slice
I may be doing a TX tour in my -4 first part of...

I may be doing a TX tour in my -4 first part of next month meeting up with a RV-6 flying bud from NC. I'll PM you after the new year as plans and wx are better known.
Forum: RV-12 11-23-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,285
Posted By Slice
New RV-4 owner here and won't be home before this...

New RV-4 owner here and won't be home before this sale ends. Does anybody know if any of these tires will not fit with the Pressure Recovery wheel pants? Or in other words, which are the best ones...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-05-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,500
Posted By Slice
#2. Yes, it's called cash.

#2. Yes, it's called cash.
Forum: GPS 11-01-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,275
Posted By Slice
Thanks guys. Looks like Jepp still will do...

Thanks guys. Looks like Jepp still will do updates but at $150 a pop or $450 a year.

Gary, I'll be back to the plane in a couple of weeks. I just purchased it so me see how outdated it actually is....
Forum: GPS 10-31-2016, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,275
Posted By Slice
GX-55 Update?

Anyone know where I can get a database update for the GX-55? I contacted Garmin and they said they no longer support it so I'm probably SOL but figured I'd ask here before giving up.

Thanks.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-30-2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,767
Posted By Slice
I see a visit by the FBI in your future...;)

I see a visit by the FBI in your future...;)
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 10-23-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 35
Sticky: SCAMMED!
Views: 30,732
Posted By Slice
Fair enough but shipping five figures worth of...

Fair enough but shipping five figures worth of goods to a stranger would be as risky as writing a five figure check to one, IMO.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 10-23-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 35
Sticky: SCAMMED!
Views: 30,732
Posted By Slice
I don't blame a seller for wanting to do that...

I don't blame a seller for wanting to do that either before sending. Scams can work both ways. I'd consider Paypal or use this site: https://www.escrow.com
Forum: Northwest 10-03-2016, 12:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 402
Posted By Slice
Hangar space at KTIW?

In the process of purchasing a -4 and looking to see if anyone knows of hangar space available at Tacoma Narrows? Or close by if you have other leads. Preferably on the west side of the narrows...
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