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Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-28-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 33,829
Posted By SinCityJets
https://youtu.be/08LlVNphg2o Good video...

https://youtu.be/08LlVNphg2o

Good video regarding impossible turn.
Forum: Safety 04-23-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,523
Posted By SinCityJets
Everyone should watch this. May save your life.

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=137823
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-22-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 33,829
Posted By SinCityJets
I came across this thread while searching for...

I came across this thread while searching for another topic. For those that have not seen it, I was compelled to write this message and bring it to the top today. Hopefully, someone that needed to...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-11-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,209
Posted By SinCityJets
Short Final in to Shelter Cove, CA 0Q5 RV-10

https://youtu.be/JLWqX9ONmDs

I don't know how to make it so the video actually posts :(

Chad
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-11-2018, 05:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 468
Posted By SinCityJets
Sunrise over the RV-10

https://s18.postimg.org/kh9015dih/IMG_9504.jpg (https://postimg.org/image/7d3foglgl/)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,638
Posted By SinCityJets
Yes, on both accounts. I am saying that the VPX...

Yes, on both accounts. I am saying that the VPX could be a single point of failure. Your assumption is also correct, I have not designed any additional circuits that would be necessary to make my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,638
Posted By SinCityJets
I am the last person who should be explaining...

I am the last person who should be explaining Carl's diagrams, but what I understood is this:

There are 5 buses (I know, I'm a genius)

2 - for the electronic ignition (1 each side, but powered by...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,638
Posted By SinCityJets
https://s9.postimg.org/477p8kvh7/Screen_Shot_2018-...

https://s9.postimg.org/477p8kvh7/Screen_Shot_2018-02-06_at_5.31.06_PM.png (https://postimg.org/image/477p8kvh7/)

https://s9.postimg.org/iqeua2omz/Screen_Shot_2018-02-06_at_5.31.21_PM.png...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,638
Posted By SinCityJets
The ultimate in power redundancy

OK, so I recently posted a thread titled "Is this battery overkill."

I am going to be building a new RV shortly, and I was all set to get a VPX-Pro. Then there was a post by Carl Froelich (name...
Forum: RV-10 02-06-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By SinCityJets
There isnít much open space forward of my gear...

There isnít much open space forward of my gear leg. Could probably be covered with bubble gum.
Forum: RV-10 02-05-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By SinCityJets
https://s18.postimg.org/rb9ls886h/IMG_0154.jpg...

https://s18.postimg.org/rb9ls886h/IMG_0154.jpg (https://postimg.org/image/jvac6fkh1/)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,559
Posted By SinCityJets
So Brett, you would have to flip a switch to...

So Brett, you would have to flip a switch to activate this battery? Would the engine have already shut down by this point? Would this be an in-air re-start?

Chad
Forum: RV-10 02-04-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By SinCityJets
Sorry guys, I don't have any picture hosting...

Sorry guys, I don't have any picture hosting service. I will be happy to email the picture to anyone wanting a picture of the nose gear opening cover plate. Just post here or PM me.

Chad
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,559
Posted By SinCityJets
Is this battery overkill?

On my post “Is electronic fuel injection “there,” the one point that stands out is the redundant need for electrons.

With that in mind, would this be too much?

Earth X for the engine electronics,...
Forum: RV-10 02-04-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By SinCityJets
Dave, mine is covered with screws and a plate. It...

Dave, mine is covered with screws and a plate. It helps overall cooling on climb out. Iíll post a picture later.

Chad
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-03-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,668
Posted By SinCityJets
Is electronic injection ďthereĒ?

I know electronic ignitions have come a long way, and are almost the “standard” now, but with some cutting edge companies like SDS and EFII (maybe others??), electronic injection is also on the scene...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-02-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,604
Posted By SinCityJets
Vans / Aerosport / Barrett

I am going to be buying another engine. While the Vans engines are less expensive, you take them how they come, and by the time you put on your preferred ignition, they will likely be more (unless...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-28-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,332
Posted By SinCityJets
Does anyone have a price yet??

Does anyone have a price yet??
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2018, 09:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By SinCityJets
Ed, great suggestions. The 750 eats a lot of...

Ed, great suggestions. The 750 eats a lot of panel space, and having 2 EFIS screens should add some ease of entering info.

I will do the 2 blade, although I am torn between the aluminum hartzell or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By SinCityJets
Appreciate any other suggested mods!

Appreciate any other suggested mods!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-24-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By SinCityJets
This will be a fully equipped IFR machine. All...

This will be a fully equipped IFR machine. All glass, nice and heavy, with someone's electronic ignition
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By SinCityJets
Brett, I have done some work in your current...

Brett,

I have done some work in your current neck of the woods. Retired cop from Vegas. Did some contract work for NVDPS.

Good call on sunshade (can you recommend one)? Longeron dies?? Link to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By SinCityJets
Raymo, those just made the list. Both great...

Raymo, those just made the list. Both great mods.

Chad
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By SinCityJets
Krea, Thanks for the detailed reply. Would you...

Krea,

Thanks for the detailed reply. Would you happen to have a list of those "numerous small mods and aftermarket upgrades."? I have found it is those that really make the difference!

Are you...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-21-2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,434
Posted By SinCityJets
So what was the ultimate cause of the...

So what was the ultimate cause of the problem?

VPX? G3X? Cowl flap?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By SinCityJets
Dream RV-7A

I am in the process of getting ready to build an RV-7. I have searched for hours and hours for a consolidated source, but I could not find one. YMMV. I see a lot of new products on the market since...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-13-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,560
Posted By SinCityJets
Sorry for digging this up....has anyone tried...

Sorry for digging this up....has anyone tried this...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-30-2017, 04:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,632
Posted By SinCityJets
What battery are you using?

I have an RV-10 with an io-540. I am noticing that the prop is getting harder and harder to turn. Itís time.

What batteries are most suggested. I have done lots of searches and reading, and still...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-08-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,347
Posted By SinCityJets
So is it also available for the gtn650?

So is it also available for the gtn650?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-04-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,347
Posted By SinCityJets
Anything new on this?

Anything new on this?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-27-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,036
Posted By SinCityJets
Great customer service!

Great customer service!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-13-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,250
Posted By SinCityJets
Fantastic looking panel. Can you send me a high...

Fantastic looking panel. Can you send me a high res version so I can zoom in please? Thank you!

Chad
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-12-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 52,232
Posted By SinCityJets
Wait, Bob! You can't just leave the story there!...

Wait, Bob! You can't just leave the story there! So what happened. How did you make it through? Were you in IMC conditions?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,456
Posted By SinCityJets
I couldn't find this on their website. Was it...

I couldn't find this on their website. Was it custom??
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,438
Posted By SinCityJets
You are about the fourth person to tell me...

You are about the fourth person to tell me that....I'm noticing a pattern...

Thank you for the input!
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-12-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 52,232
Posted By SinCityJets
So after reading this entire thread, and...

So after reading this entire thread, and understanding 43% of it, here is what this layman got from it. Run dual batteries, dual alternators, one ElectroAir (insert ur brand here) set up, and one...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2015, 12:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,438
Posted By SinCityJets
Bob, Great to see you on here, Sir! Bring that...

Bob,

Great to see you on here, Sir! Bring that RV-7 down to Redding! I'll call you soon.

Chad
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,438
Posted By SinCityJets
Ouch! Thank you.

Ouch! Thank you.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,438
Posted By SinCityJets
Don, I am confused (admittedly not hard to...

Don,

I am confused (admittedly not hard to do)....you sent me to Aerosport, but you are getting a Superior??

Thanks!

Chad
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,438
Posted By SinCityJets
Reiley, Thanks for that input. That is...

Reiley,

Thanks for that input. That is disappointing to hear. How did the engine perform otherwise? Was the crankshaft replacement premature or expect wear and tear?

In other words, what would...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,438
Posted By SinCityJets
Hopefully I am not a couple of years away :) ...

Hopefully I am not a couple of years away :) Physically going to visit is probably not a possibility, however I am going to try and make Osh this year. No offense, but I hold more value in to what...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,438
Posted By SinCityJets
Which engine and why??

As I begin putting the pieces together for an RV7 build, one question I can not get good results using the "Search" feature.

Which engine, and why?

Being a previous AC owner, I am only familiar...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-30-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,760
Posted By SinCityJets
Best IFR set-up??

OK, I am in the planning stages for my future plane. I had my heart set on the Dynon Skyview system, but I want the ship to be IFR certified. What is the best way to approach this, for the...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-27-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,996
Posted By SinCityJets
Thank you everyone for the help and guidance! I...

Thank you everyone for the help and guidance! I look forward to joining the RV Air Force. I currently have a DA40, but just something about the RV that calls to me. Kind of like the Cirrus Jet,...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-27-2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,996
Posted By SinCityJets
Sounds perfect. I'll be there. Thank you for the...

Sounds perfect. I'll be there. Thank you for the invite!

Chad
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-25-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,996
Posted By SinCityJets
Thank you for the replies. I apologize for the...

Thank you for the replies. I apologize for the way I asked the question. I should rephrase that I am looking for some experienced builder's assistance.

How long should an experienced person take...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-24-2012, 10:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,996
Posted By SinCityJets
Best RV builder (for the money)??

First, I would like to say hello. My name is Chad and I'm a FNG from Las Vegas. I have been lurking on the site for a couple of weeks. I don't own an RV, but this site will be the reason I decide...
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