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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 10-21-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,148
Posted By raabs
Flexibility is likely a consideration. I believe...

Flexibility is likely a consideration. I believe the “skin effect” applies primaily to AC and high frequency applications such as lightning dissipation. DC current doesnt produce a “skin affect”.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 10-21-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,148
Posted By raabs
Grounding efficiency of a cable is related to...

Grounding efficiency of a cable is related to surface area and braided provides much more surface area. We install internet towers in rural areas (and rural fly-in communities) and originally used...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,575
Posted By raabs
Hotel Whiskey Aviation...

Hotel Whiskey Aviation http://hotelwhiskeyaviation.com/home/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,575
Posted By raabs
Hotel has a setupu for the -14 now. A friend just...

Hotel has a setupu for the -14 now. A friend just installed it. They are nice. They are slow to respond but the product seems very good. I'd keep trying or leave a voice message the owner or his...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-10-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,092
Posted By raabs
Currently working on a panel w SteinAir. The...

Currently working on a panel w SteinAir. The TO/GA on the stick goes directly to the GMC 507 AP now and doesn't use a discrete. I need to check/ensure it also triggers G3X and GTN, but I think it...
Forum: RV-10 08-25-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,946
Posted By raabs
Although an older post, anybody have any recent...

Although an older post, anybody have any recent pics of a drop down circuit breaker panel? I have about 10 extra CB's on my Aerosport panel in addition to the VPX and I'm organizing the panels CB's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2018, 09:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,992
Posted By raabs
Carl, Please keep us posted. Just took delivery...

Carl, Please keep us posted. Just took delivery of a Cummins spinner for the -10. Haven't begun fitting it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-05-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 387
Views: 86,418
Posted By raabs
I'm interested in the S-21 with side-by-side...

I'm interested in the S-21 with side-by-side seating. If Van's made something like this, I'd do it in a heartbeat to compliment a -10.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,857
Posted By raabs
Congratulations Jeff. You will never be able to...

Congratulations Jeff. You will never be able to forget my birthday now and no more excuses for forgetting presents! Beautiful plane! Congrats!

Rob Kelly
Forum: RV-10 07-16-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,738
Posted By raabs
Has anybody heard more info on the 200...

Has anybody heard more info on the 200 Series/6-cyl version? Any closer to happening?
Forum: RV-10 06-11-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,195
Posted By raabs
Thanks guys! I have been playing around with the...

Thanks guys! I have been playing around with the servos and think ill take a look at the actuators also.

What controllers are you all using, particularly one that shuts power off except when...
Forum: RV-10 06-07-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,195
Posted By raabs
Climate Control

Ed Kranz documented an interesting setup for controlling cabin heat via an Arduino controller. In his setup he uses RC servos to control butterfly valves. I was wondering if any knew (maybe Ed...
Forum: RV-10 05-13-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,738
Posted By raabs
Any Update on th PMAG 200 for 6 cyl?

Has anybody received one? Any in the wild yet?
Forum: RV-10 05-13-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,658
Posted By raabs
Any update on the pmag 200 for 6 cyl? Any in the...

Any update on the pmag 200 for 6 cyl? Any in the wild yet?
Forum: RV-10 04-16-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,658
Posted By raabs
I had the discussion with P-Mag folks about the...

I had the discussion with P-Mag folks about the "three more weeks" for the past year+.

However I think they may be ready this time. I believe this is the first time they have been assembling many...
Forum: RV-10 04-15-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,658
Posted By raabs
Spent some time with p-mag folks at SnF. They...

Spent some time with p-mag folks at SnF. They have 200 6-cyl units being assembled now for shipment starting in a week or two. They indicated that the delay has been due to them making a certified...
Forum: RV-10 03-18-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,378
Posted By raabs
Turner - call Stein for the bow. They typically...

Turner - call Stein for the bow. They typically have the garmin bow kit in stock.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 790
Posted By raabs
YellaWood :-) We send our anodizing (from...

YellaWood :-)

We send our anodizing (from Orlando) to Anodize LLC Ocala, FL, 352 512 0747.
They do very nice work.

Quick turn around time. Nice results.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2017, 07:48 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 75,427
Posted By raabs
Goof Off would be easier to find..:)

Goof Off would be easier to find..:)
Forum: RV-10 11-08-2017, 08:56 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,378
Posted By raabs
After looking at the two kits on the workbench,...

After looking at the two kits on the workbench, the only differences are the 1/2" shorter Vans bracket and the Garmin price $490.00 more expensive. I think the -14 kit will be fine.

I would also...
Forum: RV-10 11-07-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,378
Posted By raabs
Hi Lynn - The Garmin -10 kit contains the...

Hi Lynn - The Garmin -10 kit contains the bracket, bow and servo arm and necessary hardware. $750.

The Vans -14 yaw bracket doesn't contain the bow and arm,you have to purchase separately from...
Forum: RV-10 11-06-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,378
Posted By raabs
-10 Yaw Bracket, Garmin -10 VS Vans -14 Bracket

Here is a look at the Garmin RV-10 Yaw Bracket vs the Vans RV-14 Yaw Bracket. Apples to apples cost comparison comes out to $750 for the Garmin -10 kit, approx $300 for the Vans -14 kit ($160 Vans...
Forum: RV-10 10-30-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,164
Posted By raabs
I would also appreciate a copy of the pictures....

I would also appreciate a copy of the pictures.

rv10 at airmaxinternet dot com.

Thanks,
Rob
Forum: RV-10 10-20-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,378
Posted By raabs
Can anybody confirm that the 14 yaw servo kit...

Can anybody confirm that the 14 yaw servo kit bracket in the 14 G3X Yaw Servo Install Kit works fine in the -10? Was any modification needed?

If modification is/was needed, how extensive?...
Forum: RV-10 08-26-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,270
Posted By raabs
Interesting...any approximations on weight of the...

Interesting...any approximations on weight of the system?
Forum: Painting your RV 06-19-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,922
Posted By raabs
One thought..How clean is the air/water filter on...

One thought..How clean is the air/water filter on the air line? Looks like a circular pattern in one area like it's could be what came out of paint guy nozzle.
Forum: RV-10 05-29-2017, 01:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,739
Posted By raabs
Thanks Mike, Glad to meet you all! Great...

Thanks Mike, Glad to meet you all! Great community here!!
Forum: RV-10 05-29-2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,739
Posted By raabs
IO-540EXP 10:1 Compression

Hi All -

Lurker for a while here and first time posting. I'm looking into an RV-10 FS that owner indicates has a IO-540-EXP, 10:1 compression, 280 HP.

What are the ramifications of a 10:1...
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