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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-06-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 449
Posted By Hal-san
I replaced my nose wheel fork when the new one...

I replaced my nose wheel fork when the new one first came out. I don't remember having to do anything to the faring and they did not send a new one with the kit.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-12-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,278
Posted By Hal-san
Steve, I don't know where white Salmon is but the...

Steve, I don't know where white Salmon is but the EAA chapter in Puyallup does dynamic prop balances for $50.00 if you are a member of EAA.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-19-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,241
Posted By Hal-san
I have installed the handle in my 12 with no...

I have installed the handle in my 12 with no problem, however I do not believe you can install it with your present panel configuration. Parts that you need are:
The handle is part number ...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-06-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,737
Posted By Hal-san
Just finished installing the assist handle in my...

Just finished installing the assist handle in my D-180 equipped 12. Not hard to do but there is no kit that I am aware of. I just ordered the separate parts and installed them.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-10-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,533
Posted By Hal-san
Smile Thanks Paul.

Thanks Paul.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-09-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,533
Posted By Hal-san
Paul, Great looking paint job and design. I need...

Paul,

Great looking paint job and design.
I need to get my 12 painted do you happen to have their contact number?

thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-28-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,351
Posted By Hal-san
Vans fuel cap

Hey Tony,
I ordered the vans locking cap yesterday.

Hal
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-26-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,960
Posted By Hal-san
No, they are not in my kit and they are not on...

No, they are not in my kit and they are not on the inventory sheet. My kit was shipped on the 20th so they not have been including them at that time. I have several spares that I ordered during my...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-26-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,960
Posted By Hal-san
clips

Received my kit today. There are no barrel clips in my kit.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-24-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,802
Posted By Hal-san
Scott, what is a good number for the tool. I had...

Scott, what is a good number for the tool. I had one but as usual when I need something I can not fine it. thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-03-2016, 08:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,101
Posted By Hal-san
and to think

Someone banned him from this forum.:(

[ed. Nobody banned him. His user account is http://www.vansairforce.com/community/member.php?u=15051 - just hasn't logged in since '14. b,d]
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-06-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 70,619
Posted By Hal-san
Does anyone out there have bad regulator they...

Does anyone out there have bad regulator they would like to get rid of? I need one with a good connector as I want to use the connector on another project.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-30-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,147
Posted By Hal-san
ROD Ends

I tried the new metal rod ends today and they seemed to fit very sloppy on the rods till tightened completely down. Did not like that so I checked both ends with a caliper and a thread gage. The...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-11-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,489
Posted By Hal-san
Jim to each his own but the JD regulator is...

Jim to each his own but the JD regulator is suppose to be a darn site better than the Ducati that is installed on my plane. I plan to use the JD as a back up for not if but when the Ducati fails.:)
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-11-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,489
Posted By Hal-san
Being the lazy type that I am I hoping for...

Being the lazy type that I am I hoping for connectors so I would not make a mistake when I needed to sub in the JD regulator.;)
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-11-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,489
Posted By Hal-san
That was the original part number that has been...

That was the original part number that has been changed to MIA881279.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-11-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,489
Posted By Hal-san
John Deere regulator

Does anyone have a resource for a connector that will fit the Deere VR and one that will connect to the existing regulator connector. thanks.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-11-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,693
Posted By Hal-san
yes they do.

yes they do.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-24-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,955
Posted By Hal-san
check you email. Hal-san

check you email.

Hal-san
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-17-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,834
Posted By Hal-san
thanks John!!:)

thanks John!!:)
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-16-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,191
Posted By Hal-san
Unhappy John Unfortunately those weights are no longer...

John
Unfortunately those weights are no longer available from Amazon. I tried to order some but they say they are no longer available.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-16-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,834
Posted By Hal-san
John, where did you get that tech data page from?

John,
where did you get that tech data page from?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-19-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 42,592
Posted By Hal-san
Scott, is there a kit number for this SB or do we...

Scott,
is there a kit number for this SB or do we have to order everything separately?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-07-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,657
Posted By Hal-san
I think Van's has a rudder pedal extender under...

I think Van's has a rudder pedal extender under development.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-15-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,326
Posted By Hal-san
Mine quit at about 80 hours. :mad:

Mine quit at about 80 hours. :mad:
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-21-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,253
Posted By Hal-san
Scott, why is taking Van's so long to post a...

Scott, why is taking Van's so long to post a revision to section 46 for the regulator move.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-19-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,208
Posted By Hal-san
Check page 20 of the Macto manual.

Check page 20 of the Macto manual.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-08-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 15,565
Posted By Hal-san
I don't know if they did a kit but the part...

I don't know if they did a kit but the part number and installation instructions for the stiffener are covered in in section 42C, page 9. You can find this on Van's web site in the revisions section...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-12-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,240
Posted By Hal-san
I take it to Staples and have them print it out...

I take it to Staples and have them print it out but then I still have to cut the pages down to the correct size. Not really easy.:(
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-05-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,788
Posted By Hal-san
Yes, they are used in the 12, mostly in the...

Yes, they are used in the 12, mostly in the engine area if I recall correctly.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-30-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,977
Posted By Hal-san
My trim tab came with the necessary rivets.

My trim tab came with the necessary rivets.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-12-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,484
Posted By Hal-san
Rick, send an email to larry@bullerent.com. He...

Rick,
send an email to larry@bullerent.com. He is the one who was selling them.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-19-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 17,961
Posted By Hal-san
Rob, if you are talking about the vent holes in...

Rob, if you are talking about the vent holes in the skin, look at page 37-13.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-15-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,675
Posted By Hal-san
Yes, a broken tap in that area is no fun. I know...

Yes, a broken tap in that area is no fun. I know from experience.:eek:
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-15-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,349
Posted By Hal-san
I sent Synergy an email asking them who is...

I sent Synergy an email asking them who is painting the RV12 they build but have not received a response from them. I was told by a Vans employee that the painting is done by a car painter near the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-08-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 17,961
Posted By Hal-san
When I picked my vent kit up at Vans last month,...

When I picked my vent kit up at Vans last month, I ask about the fuel cap and was told by Ken Scott to just dab a little sealer in the hole to keep any water out of the tank.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-06-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,578
Posted By Hal-san
I have the same problem but not all the time. If...

I have the same problem but not all the time. If I let the engine run for about 5 minutes after it reaches normal operating temp of 121 degrees, it seems to always smooth out. If I check the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-21-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,634
Posted By Hal-san
believe me that I will take the sight glass out...

believe me that I will take the sight glass out if I have to pull the tank out again. Have those screws leak on two separate occasions and with only 60 hrs of flight time :(. Hopefully the sealant...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-02-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,942
Posted By Hal-san
My nose gear came with a hole already drilled in...

My nose gear came with a hole already drilled in the plate, however it was on the wrong side so I did as you, I just drilled a matching hole on the other side.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-02-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,942
Posted By Hal-san
All I can say is that you must be good at safety...

All I can say is that you must be good at safety wiring.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-29-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,078
Posted By Hal-san
Yep!

Had the same problem. In fact I broke the tap off in the hole. Ordered a removal tool and had a good time getting it out.:mad:
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-26-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 275,854
Posted By Hal-san
Congratulations on the first flight. Please...

Congratulations on the first flight. Please check your pm.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-20-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,429
Posted By Hal-san
Getting it off is pretty quick and easy. Getting...

Getting it off is pretty quick and easy. Getting it back on is where the pain comes into play.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-08-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,446
Posted By Hal-san
Wayne

I had this same problem when I did the original inspection on the gear. What I did was to remove the wing spar roller to gain access to the tab that got bent. I then used a very long socket...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-24-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,471
Posted By Hal-san
I don't know that I would want too. Just...

I don't know that I would want too. Just courious if anyone had tried them and what were the results.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-24-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,471
Posted By Hal-san
Vortex Generators

Has anyone experimented with putting vortex generators on their wings?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-21-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,372
Posted By Hal-san
I also had

this same problem. Just did what seemed reasonable ")" and pressed on and did not notify Vans.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-04-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,815
Posted By Hal-san
Jerry

Good idea. When did you move to AL??
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-10-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,664
Posted By Hal-san
Welcome to the forum!! You have made a great...

Welcome to the forum!! You have made a great choice.

Unless they have changed their procedure, you have to either FAX or snail mail the order to them.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-06-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,254
Posted By Hal-san
Bob, Someone has already done it but I cannot...

Bob,
Someone has already done it but I cannot recall who it was. They posted pictures on the forum.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-29-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,044
Posted By Hal-san
Mine were also reversed but it was for the D180.

Mine were also reversed but it was for the D180.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-28-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 454,855
Posted By Hal-san
thanks for the info.

thanks for the info.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-27-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 69,867
Posted By Hal-san
I am kit 194, first flight in August 2011 and...

I am kit 194, first flight in August 2011 and live less than 150 miles from the factory. NO kit yet!!:confused:
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-26-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 454,855
Posted By Hal-san
That is nice, nice, nice paint job. Need to get...

That is nice, nice, nice paint job. Need to get mine painted. How much and how do I contact?
thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-29-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,476
Posted By Hal-san
I checked with Curtis Valve co that makes the...

I checked with Curtis Valve co that makes the valve that Tony had problem with and they stated that the maxium torque value for the valve is 60 to 70 inch pounds. That is a whole lot less than the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-27-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,476
Posted By Hal-san
Marty, what is the drain valve you used made...

Marty,
what is the drain valve you used made from, brass or stainless steel?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-06-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,211
Posted By Hal-san
they are part of the kit. If you did not receive...

they are part of the kit. If you did not receive them, let Vans know and I am sure they will send you a set.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-06-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 61,233
Posted By Hal-san
loose bolts

I would recommend that once you get the bolts properly torued that you put torque seal on them so you can tell at a glance if the bolts have become loose. Just be sure the bolts are completely...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-05-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 61,233
Posted By Hal-san
No Cracks

Inspected 912HM today. Have 40+ hours some not so soft landings but not much braking. No cracks or deformed skins.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-26-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,778
Posted By Hal-san
Scott, I use two wedges on my 12 rudder. That...

Scott,
I use two wedges on my 12 rudder. That keeps the ball centered at 5200 rpm.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-26-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 12,765
Posted By Hal-san
I am guessing that no else has seen this crimp in...

I am guessing that no else has seen this crimp in their old fuel pump connection pipe as there have been no responses.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-29-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,367
Posted By Hal-san
Wayne, I had a similar problem and found that the...

Wayne,
I had a similar problem and found that the left and right EGT wires were crossed in the connector to the D180. After I found out I was chasing the wrong side, I corrected the wiring and...
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