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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-22-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 445
Posted By BCP Boys
FS: Certified & Experimental Instruments

I'm going to list these items here again to see if anyone that may have a certified airplane might be interested in any of these. The first 2 items Certified and TSO and the next few are mostly for...
Forum: RV-10 02-18-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 588
Posted By BCP Boys
Calhoun

Manni, if you want to come down to Calhoun I can put you in touch with Keith. He and his brother check the forums but not as often as they use to.

My hanger is across from theirs and will be happy...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-15-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,542
Posted By BCP Boys
The rudder turned out great Marvin :D

The rudder turned out great Marvin :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-13-2018, 07:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 839
Posted By BCP Boys
Agree on HBC

I have to agree on Home Built Camping. My first trip to Oshkosh with my -7 was the most memorable because I camped by my plane and was able to spend time with other RV owners and builders. Then I...
Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 02-12-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By BCP Boys
Kyle, I'll check around our airport to see if...

Kyle,
I'll check around our airport to see if anyone has one. I'll let you know.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-09-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,466
Posted By BCP Boys
Hi Dan, There was a post a while back around...

Hi Dan,
There was a post a while back around using a Trusted 3rd party for a low fee. For example you can use Stein as a 3rd party to the transaction. If the buyer is not comfortable in sending...
Forum: ADS-B 02-05-2018, 07:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By BCP Boys
Hi Chris, Dave is correct. The important part...

Hi Chris,
Dave is correct. The important part is that your GPS or position source must be WAAS capable. Its one of the reasons why folks are getting rid of their GNS 430's (non-WAAS) and opting to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2018, 07:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By BCP Boys
Stein

There is a reason why Stein is so busy. If you want your harness done right call them.
Forum: RV-10 02-01-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,321
Posted By BCP Boys
I use Mineral Spirit.

I use Mineral Spirit.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 01-27-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,546
Posted By BCP Boys
PM sent

PM sent - interested in tail wheel tire and flap motor
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-08-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,863
Posted By BCP Boys
Also, if you have the room on your panel you can...

Also, if you have the room on your panel you can flush mount them. I have the G5 as well and it'a nice addition.
Forum: Virtual Hangar 01-08-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 88,253
Posted By BCP Boys
Congrats! That's some nice bling :D

Congrats! That's some nice bling :D
Forum: RV-10 01-07-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,417
Posted By BCP Boys
I have the far left one in that picture. I don't...

I have the far left one in that picture. I don't go to the detail that Vic does (although i just learned a trick or two) but I have it plugged in to one of those GSM switches. I use the app to turn...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,271
Posted By BCP Boys
I have to admit that I have a complacency to fuel...

I have to admit that I have a complacency to fuel starvation because it's not something that I worry about on cross country flights :eek: . My body simply can't sit in any small plane for more than...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 772
Posted By BCP Boys
I'm not a builder but I do remember one of the...

I'm not a builder but I do remember one of the first things that they builder who I purchased my plane from told me was that he had gone through a couple of the "standard" size Starters before...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-03-2018, 10:07 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,463
Posted By BCP Boys
Tracy, Take a quick flight down to Calhoun Ga...

Tracy,
Take a quick flight down to Calhoun Ga (KCZL) . Not only we would love to meet another RV mate, but I will make sure Mark is available to meet you and you all will hit it off well, I'm sure....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-25-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 707
Posted By BCP Boys
Merry Christmas to all. What a pleasure to be...

Merry Christmas to all. What a pleasure to be part of such an incredible community.

Doug, a special thanks to you and your family. Hopefully more and more members will see and understand the...
Forum: RV-10 12-17-2017, 07:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,042
Posted By BCP Boys
4 1/2 years

Yeah I have a pair of PC680s that have been working great for 4 1/2 years. I expect to get 5 out of them and replace with 2 new ones. I have 2 batteries because I have a 2 separate buses in my...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-10-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 623
Posted By BCP Boys
Very impressive !:D

Very impressive !:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-10-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,955
Posted By BCP Boys
I didn't vote because I did not build my -7, but...

I didn't vote because I did not build my -7, but I can say with certainty that I would not have purchased an RV without discovering this site. It is one of the reasons why I'm so adamant about...
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-17-2017, 06:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,210
Posted By BCP Boys
The only issue with with the "nosegear" in the...

The only issue with with the "nosegear" in the both the 7A and 14A is that it's in the wrong place:D ... Someone done missed up and moved it :p:rolleyes::p:rolleyes:
Forum: Safety 10-19-2017, 07:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,085
Posted By BCP Boys
thank you

This is the second Earth X battery meltdown in flight incident that I know of in 2 years. Please STOP putting these batteries inside the cockpit. I won't say anymore than that. If you want to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-16-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By BCP Boys
Help

Anyone ? Or any advise on where ?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-15-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By BCP Boys
Hanger in Jacksonville?

Going to Jacksonville for a couple of days for business and really want to fly my RV, but I would really like to put her in a hanger. Does anyone have any hanger space for Tuesday night somewhere in...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 10-05-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 881
Posted By BCP Boys
wow that sounds like a cool experience. I've had...

wow that sounds like a cool experience. I've had the pleasure of staying with Jesse and his family and got to hear about Jesse's GrandFather from his Dad. It was a privilege to meet such incredible...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-28-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 570
Posted By BCP Boys
Wow it looks like a beautiful place

Wow it looks like a beautiful place
Forum: RV-14 09-27-2017, 06:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,249
Posted By BCP Boys
Very nice Jared. Looks like we are neighbors but...

Very nice Jared. Looks like we are neighbors but I keep the -7 up in Calhoun but I'm looking forward to seeing your new plane soon at one of the local Saturday Breakfasts.

Congrats!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2017, 06:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,296
Posted By BCP Boys
Same thing here

I had the same thing happen to me about 3 years ago. We have a fairly nice Air Show at an airport close to my home field and they encourage/welcome static "display". So much that if you are a proud...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-21-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,777
Posted By BCP Boys
If you are looking to buy an engine that has had...

If you are looking to buy an engine that has had a Prop strike and hasn't been tore down, then you have to consider that engine as core value only. I know some here will disagree but if you want to...
Forum: Southeast 09-21-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,098
Posted By BCP Boys
Marvin, The -14 looks awesome! I think I may...

Marvin,
The -14 looks awesome! I think I may have to come there and finally meet you and see your plane. Really been looking forward to seeing that beauty.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-17-2017, 08:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,667
Posted By BCP Boys
Fire all 3 mechanics :D Just kidding Take the...

Fire all 3 mechanics :D Just kidding

Take the time to take everything apart, clean it, heck put some paint on the parts (where paint is supposed to be) and get it restored to new condition. The...
Forum: ADS-B 09-14-2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,278
Posted By BCP Boys
Honestly if you are talking to someone like Eglin...

Honestly if you are talking to someone like Eglin which you have to be in that area, regardless if you are IFR or VFR, if they are talking to you they should have told you about that traffic. I know...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-11-2017, 08:18 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,590
Posted By BCP Boys
http://aeroinstock.com/ms35769/?s=+MS35769-21

http://aeroinstock.com/ms35769/?s=+MS35769-21
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 821
Posted By BCP Boys
NW Atlanta

To extend on Vic's offer and in hope that we aren't effected too badly, we have a 60x60 hanger and can probably fit 2 to 3 more planes in the hanger if needed. I'm at Calhoun, GA. KCZL if I can be...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-31-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,373
Posted By BCP Boys
Garmin

Dean,
If you are looking for a basic VFR setup and like Garmin then consider the following:
Garmin G5 - $1200
If you fly a lot of cross country and considering an autopilot based on the Garmin...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-27-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 954
Posted By BCP Boys
Prayers go out to our friends in Texas

I haven't seen much on the forums about the aftermath of Harvey, but our Prayers go out to those that were affected by it. Praying that you and your families are still safe if you stuck it out. ...
Forum: Southeast 08-22-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 21,023
Posted By BCP Boys
Great job sir. So glad to hear that you put her...

Great job sir. So glad to hear that you put her down safely.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-18-2017, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 715
Posted By BCP Boys
I've used Air Magneto Services out of Seattle as...

I've used Air Magneto Services out of Seattle as well. Only have had the 1 experience.... Seems like they do good work but very proud. In my findings they were the most expensive... why they heck...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-18-2017, 07:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,885
Posted By BCP Boys
Why don't the manufacturers . . .

I've always wondered why don't the manufacturers do the break in before they sell the engine. It seems to me that the big guys have all the right equipment to go ahead and break in the engine before...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-10-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,949
Posted By BCP Boys
Money talks, ____ Walks

Although I would have called you before accepting an offer myself, many people don't do that. As the old saying goes Money Talks and you know what Walks. I' not saying you had any other intentions...
Forum: ADS-B 07-19-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 14,417
Posted By BCP Boys
I'm very excited about this product myself and...

I'm very excited about this product myself and was wondering the same... I thought I was maybe missing something.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-17-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,129
Posted By BCP Boys
Thank you Jesse.

For those of you who have not worked with Jesse in the past you have to understand that this is just part of Jesse's life. As one of lucky people who has has been lucky enough to stay at Jesse's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-16-2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,033
Posted By BCP Boys
Read the NOTAM

I can't say this enough. Read the NOTAM. Know It before you get there so you aren't fumbling around with a stack of papers in the cockpit at lower speeds and low altitude. There are also several...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-14-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,029
Posted By BCP Boys
Interesting

This is really interesting thought process. I applaud any pilot that looks at his/her limits and stays within those limits. There is absolutely nothing wrong with that. For myself in the -7, I would...
Forum: Southeast 07-11-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 511
Posted By BCP Boys
PM

Check your PM, I sent you my phone number.
What would you like to know?
Forum: RV-12 07-05-2017, 07:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,905
Posted By BCP Boys
I have a check list on my 796, I'm sure it's...

I have a check list on my 796, I'm sure it's either similar or the same. I used the same program to build the check list at home on my laptop then took it to the plane on an SD card. You have to...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-30-2017, 07:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 634
Posted By BCP Boys
Weather permitting

I'll be as long as this crazy weather of ours is semi-nice. I know Kyle wants to see the 10 and compare to his progress ;):D but I really would like to see the 14.
Heck I might even fly down to...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-16-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 639
Posted By BCP Boys
Hope we get some RV's tomorrow

Just a reminder . I believe we are going to have a nice turn out.
Forum: California 06-11-2017, 08:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By BCP Boys
Good for you on being cautious. In the future...

Good for you on being cautious. In the future you can always use someone like Stein. Others that do Avionics install on this forum may be willing to help but I know Stein has posted here saying...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-05-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,450
Posted By BCP Boys
So if you are trying to make a better wheel...

So if you are trying to make a better wheel landing and an airport where runway length is not a problem and you are not landing on grass, a trick that I use when coming in for a wheel landing is just...
Forum: RV-12 06-05-2017, 06:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,682
Posted By BCP Boys
Wow it looked a Rocket Fly-in . How many Rockets...

Wow it looked a Rocket Fly-in . How many Rockets showed up?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,973
Posted By BCP Boys
Other airports

I know this isn't any of my business but did you look at other airports in the area. I drive 50 miles, one way, to get to my hanger. I do this about twice, sometimes three times per week. At first...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-30-2017, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By BCP Boys
I was wondering where the heck you all blasted...

I was wondering where the heck you all blasted off to? NICE!!!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-26-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,197
Posted By BCP Boys
duration of time

You also have to consider how long does it take you to fly 25 or 50 hours. I've easily flow 25 hours in a couple of weeks at times and at other times in the past when I flew a gas guzzler and fuel...
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-25-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,018
Posted By BCP Boys
Back to your original question: I thought about...

Back to your original question: I thought about going with a motorcycle shop or try and make my own but 2 things changed my mind and I went with Tom at TS Flightlines and I'm so glad I did. My 2...
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-25-2017, 07:24 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 12,185
Posted By BCP Boys
Blain, I'm sure after all of the feedback you...

Blain, I'm sure after all of the feedback you will make your own decision on what to do. When you decide to replace them, you should consider the Desser Retreads. This is sample...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-23-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By BCP Boys
Also, there are 430s that were upgraded to a...

Also, there are 430s that were upgraded to a 430W. I think you better look at the start up screen if you don't want to take the unit out.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 05-23-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 639
Posted By BCP Boys
Join us at our FLY-IN - Calhoun Ga. (KCZL)

We would like to officially invite you all to our "Wings & Wheels" Fly In on Saturday June 17th. If you love cars and love planes (most of us do), we would love to see you all as well.
Calhoun Ga....
Forum: GPS 05-14-2017, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By BCP Boys
Garmin Pilot

Do you have the Garmin Pilot App on your phone or iPad? it's been a while but I'm pretty sure you can update the GDL on the Connex menue of Garmin Pilot.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 420
Posted By BCP Boys
Destin/KDTS - Need help

I know we have a few of our fellow RV mates that operate out of Destin. I'm planning on coming down with my wife today and really wish I could put the -7 in a hanger and away from the storms...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2017, 08:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,552
Posted By BCP Boys
Hey I know that family :D Hope everyone is doing...

Hey I know that family :D Hope everyone is doing well and please say Happy Birthday from us to your wife.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-07-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,506
Posted By BCP Boys
Awesome

Thanks again for sharing Jerry.

Best,
AB
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