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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) Yesterday, 08:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By nbachert
Pm sent for sensor and back up bat

Pm sent for sensor and back up bat
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,075
Posted By nbachert
No experience with King but I ordered the three...

No experience with King but I ordered the three ASA books with the Big Year stamped on the cover. All three through amazon was less than $60 and they have more than prepared me to pass the tests. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-25-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 855
Posted By nbachert
upper intersection fairing securing block thingy broke

I'm referring to the piece of foam/fabric backing that secures the fairing to itself. Anyone know exactly what it is or a fix? Thanks.

Merry Christmas everyone!


Nick
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-12-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,212
Posted By nbachert
Agreed!

Super helpful when I made an ordering mistake even though it was my fault. Also an amazingly bright product. Havenít powered mine up yet but a plane at Petit Jean had them on briefly one evening and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-11-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,045
Posted By nbachert
You may want to contact dweyant on here. Dan has...

You may want to contact dweyant on here. Dan has a cool thing he is working on with schools build planes and it might be what you're looking for.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,354
Posted By nbachert
WOW!

Agreed!

To the people that have an instrument rating or are working on it, after you're filed and in your aircraft ready to go you can call 1-888-766-8267. The briefer will put you on hold and call...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-08-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,869
Posted By nbachert
Same problem Here

Mark I had the same exact problem. I used a 32GB card which I used successfully for the last update and have confirmed it is running FAT32. Same thing where it took a while to even let me select...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-03-2017, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,875
Posted By nbachert
Thanks Paul, I'll research that document. Yes,...

Thanks Paul, I'll research that document. Yes, you're correct, I have to prove my worthiness to the FAA guy not the DME. That is where I'm stuck. I'm trying to find this EAA product that he would...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-03-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,875
Posted By nbachert
Anyone attained their A&P through experimental builds?

I'm three quarters of the way through my second build and working with the FSDO to get permission to take my A&P test. The DME I've talked to about taking my academic and practical said he has done...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-07-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,593
Posted By nbachert
I'll be there again Bill. I sent in my...

I'll be there again Bill. I sent in my registration but haven't heard back yet, from what I remember it was pretty quick and I just want to make sure it was received. Looking forward to it.

Nick
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-07-2017, 08:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,793
Posted By nbachert
PM Sent about the rudder

PM Sent about the rudder
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-18-2017, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By nbachert
Best phase to transport an RV-10

The military will be moving me soon and I'm trying to figure out what is the best way to move my project. I have all windows attached except one and the forward windscreen. I think it would be best...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-24-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By nbachert
IO360 M1B screen crush washer

Anyone happen to know what size the crush washer is for the oil screen? Thanks

Nick
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-01-2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,310
Posted By nbachert
What are your back up IFR instruments?

So you're flying along in the clouds just watching the moisture roll over your wings and bam your EFIS goes black (yes I know nearly impossible with back up batteries and what not but humor me). What...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 430
Posted By nbachert
Cleaning RV-10 windows after scuffing before glueing

I'm going with Lord adhesive and I have my windows scuffed however I'm not sure what to use to clean the scuffs up before I apply the adhesive. What are some acceptable products to use that won't...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 616
Posted By nbachert
Can I borrow your Lord Adhesive Gun

Anyone have a Lord Adhesive gun they would let me borrow if I cover shipping costs? Looking at ordering soon but wanted to see if I could borrow the gun. Thanks,

Nick
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 360
Posted By nbachert
Andair Fuel Valve extension pins

I bought a fuel valve second hand and it didn't come with the instructions. I'm assuming that since I used the extensions and there are small holes in the receivers of those extensions that the pins...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2017, 12:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 879
Posted By nbachert
Nothing to see here, just getting ready for Sun N Fun...

Getting ready to head down to Sun N fun tomorrow and so is part of the weekend airshow!

http://i1299.photobucket.com/albums/ag62/nbachert/IMG_8823_zps2cfk56c8.jpg...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2017, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,044
Posted By nbachert
Awesome, thanks guys!

Awesome, thanks guys!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,044
Posted By nbachert
Sun N Fun Camping question

I'm not sure exactly what day I will arrive but I'm planning on staying two nights. Just to confirm after I land I put up a sign "HBC" and the ground guides will show me were to park and then I'll...
Forum: RV-10 02-24-2017, 05:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,416
Posted By nbachert
I've researched a little but what is the...

I've researched a little but what is the preferred model and where is a good place to purchase the cat whiskers? Thanks

Nick
Forum: RV-10 12-19-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,099
Posted By nbachert
ft-60 attachment bolts

Anyone know what size the bolts are if you mount the ft-60 in the tunnel per Vans plans?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,679
Posted By nbachert
Awesome, thanks for the help guys!

Awesome, thanks for the help guys!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2016, 06:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,679
Posted By nbachert
That looks like it could work, thanks. However,...

That looks like it could work, thanks. However, what if some small chips fall into the cylinder? I was thinking I could flush it since the top and bottom would still be open but I'm not sure...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,679
Posted By nbachert
Anyone ever broken a 90 degree fitting in the brake cylinders?

I was actually trying to back it out because I'm pretty sure I over tightened it but it snapped off. No threads showing, they are slightly recessed into the brake cylinder. Any ideas how to get it...
Forum: Safety 11-15-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,392
Posted By nbachert
Steve, So I then said I will make sure in the...

Steve,

So I then said I will make sure in the future to do an extensive runway check for aircraft and enter midfield downwind which will allow for better visibility

Above is a quote from my...
Forum: Safety 11-15-2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,392
Posted By nbachert
Steve, did you even read my original post? It...

Steve, did you even read my original post? It sounds like you didn't. I accepted I was at fault and said I would do things differently from now on!
Forum: Safety 11-15-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,392
Posted By nbachert
Thanks, JonJay! I'll keep posting here, I've...

Thanks, JonJay! I'll keep posting here, I've been on here long enough to understand how fired up people can get. I find it humorous actually! I worded the original write up poorly. I was flying...
Forum: Safety 11-15-2016, 08:25 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,392
Posted By nbachert
Reference?

Can someone give me an actual reference on where in the FARs it says its illegal to do a straight in approach to a non-towered airport?
Forum: Safety 11-14-2016, 03:32 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,392
Posted By nbachert
I agree with you all. The more I'm thinking...

I agree with you all. The more I'm thinking about it, I can't believe I haven't learned this lesson before. I fly helicopters for the Army and I normally don't land to or fly to a runway and I...
Forum: Safety 11-14-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,392
Posted By nbachert
Check the runway, then check it again!

Yesterday I was returning from my weekend trip when I almost had a head on collision at my home airport. I received the ASOS and it said winds were calm so I was planning on landing rwy 18. I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-02-2016, 10:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,460
Posted By nbachert
Thanks for the responses guys, I figured we were...

Thanks for the responses guys, I figured we were #1 and I looked in last summers kitplanes mag that showed the kit completions, looks like it could work. I'm going to search the top completed kits...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-02-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,460
Posted By nbachert
Finishing up my Masters but I need data!

I'm about to start work on my capstone and I'd like to write about experimental aircraft. A lot of other work has been done on GA with a small emphasize on E-AB. I can look up data on aircraft but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 570
Posted By nbachert
Landing gear mount bolts rv-10, probably all "A" models

Does anyone have a special effective technique for getting the outboard most bolt on the lower flange into the gear mount for an RV-10 and it might be the same for all "A" models. Is there a tool I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-10-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 28,572
Posted By nbachert
First RV gathering!

Just registered and I'm looking forward to camping and meeting everyone. Does anyone have a set of tie downs that I could borrow if I can't get one of those special 20 spots? All the other posts...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-08-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 678
Posted By nbachert
Anyone with a prop balancer east TX

I'm looking to balance my prop and learn a little too if there is time. Wondering if anyone or any EAA chapters have a balancer I could use or be shown how. Currently in Derrider LA but will be...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-08-2016, 01:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By nbachert
A bigger drill bit and a step bit won't fit in...

A bigger drill bit and a step bit won't fit in where I'm talking about. The prongs make a "C" shape in all four corners and its only 1.5 inches wide. The holes straight in I can get but the top and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-07-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By nbachert
Deburring steel prongs on RV-10 firewall

What have people used to debur the holes you drill through the prongs? I'm thinking a dremel and then a small wheel if I can fit it in there but I'm just curious if there is an easier way I'm not...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,064
Posted By nbachert
Well apparently you haven't built a -10. A -10...

Well apparently you haven't built a -10. A -10 has six of them three on each side, one of which is about 10 feet long.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2016, 12:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,064
Posted By nbachert
Thanks for all the responses. It is 6061, I'll...

Thanks for all the responses. It is 6061, I'll give those guys a call tomorrow and do a little more research and see if I can find a replacement.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-17-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,064
Posted By nbachert
Where can I get alum angle in LA/TX area

I need an 11 foot piece and shipping is ridiculous. Anybody know of a local place I could drive to? Thanks


Nick
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-02-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,890
Posted By nbachert
I'm going to go with a -10 finishing kit! But as...

I'm going to go with a -10 finishing kit! But as far as a real gift idea there is always a chart data subscription.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,903
Posted By nbachert
It's a -7 with a lyco IO360 with a fixed pitch...

It's a -7 with a lyco IO360 with a fixed pitch Sensenich.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,903
Posted By nbachert
200 KTS Finally

I know many people have done this before me but I finally did it so I thought I would post pics of it. I travel cross country to see my son and on Friday the weather was giving me a little push. ...
Forum: RV-9/9A 11-17-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,993
Posted By nbachert
What do you use to record with? Camera type? ...

What do you use to record with? Camera type? Thanks,

Nick
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-17-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,829
Posted By nbachert
The -7 rudder changed a few years back didn't it?...

The -7 rudder changed a few years back didn't it? Maybe the stiffeners are from the newer rudder while the skins are from the old one.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-17-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 15,280
Posted By nbachert
What a crazy story! Glad you're feeling better...

What a crazy story! Glad you're feeling better and hope the recovery goes smoothly!

Nick
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 811
Posted By nbachert
Repeat offender happiness

I built a -7 two years ago and started on a 10 this past summer. Tonight I mounted the tank onto the wing which was my first major frustration with the 7 and it is with great joy that I can say that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-24-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 437
Posted By nbachert
-10 fuel tank question

Did you pro seal the finger strainer in? It doesn't say to do it but I was going to. Thanks for the help.
Forum: RV-10 09-14-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 665
Posted By nbachert
rear seat measurements

Does anyone know the measurements of the foam in the rear seats. Thanks,

Nick
Forum: RV-10 09-08-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 694
Posted By nbachert
delete this thread Please

delete this thread
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-06-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 860,657
Posted By nbachert
Looks pretty good...hands down my most...

Looks pretty good...hands down my most frustrating memory during my 7 build.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 07-14-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,060
Posted By nbachert
oil drain plug

I purchased one of the heavy duty quick drain plugs you have a picture of on the first page. I could'nt get it into either of the drain points though because the part that has the release valve on...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-22-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 683
Posted By nbachert
People near Louisiana that paint RVs

I'm looking and trying to find a thread on painters but can't find any. I'm located in about the center of LA, Does anyone know a painter nearby...recommendations thanks.


Nick
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,112
Posted By nbachert
Thanks for the replys guys. I'll try baking...

Thanks for the replys guys. I'll try baking longer.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,112
Posted By nbachert
Dehydrator plug question

I put the beads in the oven for an hour at 250 degrees and they were all blue. I took them out of the oven and they turned pink in a few seconds. Do I need to be really quick getting them back in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,361
Posted By nbachert
Thanks

Thanks for the question and the responses, mines in the mail!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-23-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,434
Posted By nbachert
pro-sealed my -7 and no issues with over 100...

pro-sealed my -7 and no issues with over 100 hours.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,538
Posted By nbachert
I would love to join you for the NASA part!

When are you planning on going? I still have to finish up phase 1 but if I'm done by then I'm a quick hop away in south east Alabama.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,735
Posted By nbachert
All slow build kits too. It has really been my...

All slow build kits too. It has really been my second job for that time period. I live away from my family so when I was here I worked on it every day.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,735
Posted By nbachert
Got my RV Grin Today!!!

RV7 N24726 took flight for the first time this morning in Ozark Alabama. It flew very well but of course there are some things to fine tune. I'd like to say thanks to Paul Rose, Tim Pethal, ,Carey...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-02-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,575
Posted By nbachert
I did a search but only found the one on the -10....

I did a search but only found the one on the -10. I was thinking about boost pump forward. I gave up and was messing with the cowling when I saw a spot of green on the seal between the wing root and...
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