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Forum: RV-14 Yesterday, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By azflyer21
I alternated every other rivet direction and my...

I alternated every other rivet direction and my TE came out very straight. I did use the double sided 3M tape, for me I found that a double layer of the tape has a better bond.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 05-26-2020, 01:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 158
Posted By azflyer21
KSDL Hangar Space Wanted

Looking for hangar space at KSDL for rent. I'll take any leads, thanks.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-20-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,803
Posted By azflyer21
One thing I noticed with my HDX/ACM system is the...

One thing I noticed with my HDX/ACM system is the components have to be plugged-in in series a very specific way. i had many gremlins initially until I followed exactly the way each component...
Forum: RV-14 05-13-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By azflyer21
Haven't tried this, but will next time. The idle...

Haven't tried this, but will next time. The idle issue usually last long enough to make me a little uneasy with the next takeoff.
Forum: RV-14 05-13-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By azflyer21
Hot Start No Problem - Idles terrible

Every Hot start I've done has been after shutdown long enough to fuel the plane. I can get the engine started with no problem, but the engine (IO390) does not want to idle. I'm constantly trying to...
Forum: RV-14 05-02-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,068
Posted By azflyer21
I used the double sided 3M VHB tape, what I found...

I used the double sided 3M VHB tape, what I found that worked for me was to use 2 strips of the tape. I did this on other areas of the build as well and found the bond to be very strong.
Forum: RV-14 05-01-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By azflyer21
Intersection Fairings - I've lost steam

Ok, I've been flying my 14A for a few weeks and now that it's getting HOT here in the desert I'm contemplating finishing the last items of my build - the intersection fairings. To be honest I want...
Forum: Autopilots 04-25-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,891
Posted By azflyer21
I have dual HDX with the ACM and AP control...

I have dual HDX with the ACM and AP control module, I experience the same thing only it trims to the right. Then I get the annunciation to Trim Left, when I do the plane feel coordinated, then it...
Forum: RV-14 04-24-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,342
Posted By azflyer21
That's concerning on my oil temps, I built to...

That's concerning on my oil temps, I built to plans, now time to investigate.

I will most likely do the oil change this week since 25 hours seems to be too long for the first one.

Thanks for the...
Forum: RV-14 04-24-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,342
Posted By azflyer21
15.9 Flight Hours - Now a Few Questions

I'm flying in the Phoenix area and have about 16 hours on my 14A, here's a few questions:

What should my Oil Temps be reading? (Aeroshell Mineral 100)
-Normally 212-215 OAT 60-68
-Today 238 OAT...
Forum: RV-14 04-12-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By azflyer21
8.8 flight hours

8.8 flight hours
Forum: RV-14 04-12-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By azflyer21
8.8 flight hours

8.8 flight hours
Forum: RV-14 04-11-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By azflyer21
Updated full interior picture

Carpet & Seats from Classic Aero
Side panels from...
Forum: RV-14 04-09-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By azflyer21
I got my seats and full carpet from Classic Aero....

I got my seats and full carpet from Classic Aero. At the time they didn't have side panels for the -14A with the JDAir latch (they are working on that now).

Here are my leather...
Forum: RV-14 04-09-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By azflyer21
When I ordered they stated 28-30 weeks, plus 2...

When I ordered they stated 28-30 weeks, plus 2 weeks for delivery once shipped. They kept their schedule without delay.
Forum: RV-14 04-09-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 783
Posted By azflyer21
Today's flight - chasing cloulds 04/09/2020

https://photos.app.goo.gl/fFp2CyVKouHcPAp88

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/ll5dS5UuC5Nm0x6jQgplgZO26thB9WOU_xSH77OeDjuzbTIW0AYVe1wC0c4FdbsabS-o5jnlvT6vDhDeYGckMApTHvamJ_bUKy2XxvC3F8Qt7RFUcfRkhzMWD...
Forum: RV-14 04-09-2020, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By azflyer21
Full Interior Side Panels from Lemke

Just receive this today, this is very high quality. I ordered the synthetic leather for the side panel and am very happy. I will post more pictures once...
Forum: RV-14 04-08-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By azflyer21
I had to contact Vans and they sent me the...

I had to contact Vans and they sent me the template.
Forum: RV-14 04-08-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,560
Posted By azflyer21
I have the JD latch and ordered my side panels...

I have the JD latch and ordered my side panels from Lemke https://www.lemke-polsterei.com/interior-kits-for-vans-aircraft/rv-14-interior-kits/ they have shipped, but not received yet. I ordered my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-07-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,691
Posted By azflyer21
Grommet for sniffle tube?

Grommet for sniffle tube?
Forum: RV-10 04-04-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,571
Posted By azflyer21
I bought the tool kit from Cleaveland and was...

I bought the tool kit from Cleaveland and was very happy with the quality and service. You can substitute/delete from the pre-set kit.

Get the pneumatic squeezer, DRDT2 you will be glad you did.

I...
Forum: RV-14 03-26-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 561
Posted By azflyer21
The wood block should have been supplied in the...

The wood block should have been supplied in the Finish Kit. Sorry I don't know the dimensions.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 692
Posted By azflyer21
Aircraft Specialty did mine:...

Aircraft Specialty did mine: http://www.aircraftspecialty.com/engraving.html
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 918
Posted By azflyer21
Try this link...

Try this link https://photos.app.goo.gl/TCDRLRLo2Kn3q56B9
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 918
Posted By azflyer21
Share Your Aviation Apps - Here's Mine

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/uda88f1h-h0VKb90lFnQ5vgxVVicroSnqfGHnjFwC8XgIIIumv-8fboWpJ89fT_AIoqYIDWtKl8A727GT-d1DAgPQKPBtd5-zLno1INL50iZjPBqgFNG54XJJjLFdAZzBkrVU8kgNJaRj24kryU4PtEgn4Zt130RHrrIB7...
Forum: RV-14 03-20-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By azflyer21
Can you share some pictures

Can you share some pictures
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,688
Posted By azflyer21
I'm a buyer

I'm a buyer
Forum: RV-14 03-17-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,550
Posted By azflyer21
Thanks everyone, I'm proud to be in "the club"....

Thanks everyone, I'm proud to be in "the club". Here is a link to the photo album https://photos.app.goo.gl/5uQbhWP5n3vTL7V7A
Forum: RV-14 03-16-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By azflyer21
I assume these are the areas that are being...

I assume these are the areas that are being...
Forum: RV-14 03-16-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,550
Posted By azflyer21
First Flight 3-16-2020

Today was perfect, 1.7 hours orbiting the airport. A few minor...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-15-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,034
Posted By azflyer21
Got the reference....brilliant!

Got the reference....brilliant!
Forum: Texas (North) 03-08-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,381
Posted By azflyer21
Here's another site that is good for comparing 2...

Here's another site that is good for comparing 2 cities https://www.areavibes.com/city-comparison/
You can drill down to more data, very informative.
Forum: RV-14 02-26-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,564
Posted By azflyer21
Congrats Ken, enjoy the ride!

Congrats Ken, enjoy the ride!
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 02-18-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By azflyer21
Yes, one line off cynlinder #3, then teeing off...

Yes, one line off cynlinder #3, then teeing off to both mags and the sensor. Here is a picture of the tee at the mags https://webuildplanes.com/kevins-rv-14a/p/767/pmag-final-plumbing. I got my...
Forum: RV-14 02-16-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 96,742
Posted By azflyer21
Thanks. I'm at GEU.

Thanks. I'm at GEU.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-13-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 961
Posted By azflyer21
I use MyFlightBook.com (free) for my electronic...

I use MyFlightBook.com (free) for my electronic log book. The app has settings that will start logging at a user defined speed and will recognize the departure airport and arrival airport, this will...
Forum: RV-14 02-13-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 96,742
Posted By azflyer21
N1402 is Officially an Airplane!

-814 Days (QB)
-Several Pints of Blood
-Gallons of Sweat
-Many Sleepless Nights
-Threw-in-the-towel (numerous times)
-Maybe even a few tears

100% satisfaction receiving my Airworthy...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,932
Posted By azflyer21
Sounds like EAA and AOPA should get involved to...

Sounds like EAA and AOPA should get involved to help remove some of the government red-tape at the city/county airports. I know the ones in my area have the space for many hangars to be built.
Forum: RV-14 02-06-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By azflyer21
W&B Calculation on FltPlan.com

I asked FltPlan.com to setup the W&B for the RV14A, I sent them the Quick Reference data from Van's earlier today and it is now setup. Log in and under tools select Weight & Balance, set up your...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-04-2020, 07:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,629
Posted By azflyer21
Jeff, The team at Advanced is awesome to work...

Jeff,
The team at Advanced is awesome to work with, they have helped me trouble shoot a couple minor issues. They supply you with absolutely everything needed for the install. I used the FlyLeds...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-02-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,629
Posted By azflyer21
Here's my -14A...

Here's my -14A...
Forum: RV-14 01-31-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 669
Posted By azflyer21
Canopy sensor for Dynon HDX

Where can I get the file to load the sensor data for the canopy? I've tried the file 2 times from the Vans site and the data does not load.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-30-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 22,481
Posted By azflyer21
These sure look good on my...

These sure look good on my...
Forum: RV-14 01-17-2020, 06:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,031
Posted By azflyer21
Left wing, one bay outboard of bellcrank access...

Left wing, one bay outboard of bellcrank access panel. There is plenty of room for the controller on the left wing access panel.
Forum: RV-14 01-16-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,031
Posted By azflyer21
I did exactly the same, check out my post...

I did exactly the same, check out my post https://webuildplanes.com/kevins-rv-14a/p/478/pitot-mast-and-heater
Forum: RV-14 01-01-2020, 04:45 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 92,312
Posted By azflyer21
Awesome Plane! Who did the paint? What colors did...

Awesome Plane! Who did the paint? What colors did you use?
Congrats.
Forum: RV-14 12-05-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,260
Posted By azflyer21
I had the same concerns with the Beringer parking...

I had the same concerns with the Beringer parking brake, once I connected the control, there are no issues with it moving on its...
Forum: RV-14 11-19-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 609
Posted By azflyer21
PM sent to you

PM sent to you
Forum: RV-14 11-15-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,635
Posted By azflyer21
I decided to install a heat shield, here is what...

I decided to install a heat shield, here is what I did https://webuildplanes.com/kevins-rv-14a/p/619/firewall-heat-shield
Not flying yet.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-11-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 588
Posted By azflyer21
Here's the website...

Here's the website https://www.shapeways.com/shops/ryan-s-rv-14-parts
Forum: RV-14 11-01-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,798
Posted By azflyer21
I'm hijacking this a bit, sorry. How do you do...

I'm hijacking this a bit, sorry. How do you do the main gear fairings without jacking the plane at the wings? Plans specifically say the mains must be off the ground and plane level.
Forum: RV-14 10-17-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,719
Posted By azflyer21
Allan, Will the current UGL work on a RV14A with...

Allan,
Will the current UGL work on a RV14A with the Control Approach pedal system?
Forum: RV-14 10-16-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,239
Posted By azflyer21
I'm surprised they had you route one long line. I...

I'm surprised they had you route one long line. I purchased my RV14A Beringer kit from their US division in June 2018 and I have the setup that Aircraft Specialty is talking about. The kit came with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,333
Posted By azflyer21
Tim, I have the Control Approach system as well,...

Tim,
I have the Control Approach system as well, I un-bolted the bottom of the cylinder and lifted them to rest on the firewall. They stayed there long enough to bleed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,333
Posted By azflyer21
bkervaski is correct. With the Beringer master...

bkervaski is correct. With the Beringer master cylinders you will have to have them positioned horizontal to bleed properly. Also use 15psi, both of these are in the manual. I bled mine from the...
Forum: RV-14 09-16-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,928
Posted By azflyer21
Although I have Dynon and the Advance ECB, this...

Although I have Dynon and the Advance ECB, this will give you and idea of where I mounted the items: https://sites.google.com/site/vansrv14abuildlog/avionics
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-27-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,917
Posted By azflyer21
RV Specific Flight Simulator

Please answer this poll:
I'm gauging the interest in the community to have flight simulator software that is Van's RV specific for the X-Plane platform.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,382
Posted By azflyer21
I used SEM self etching primer and Rustoleum...

I used SEM self etching primer and Rustoleum Universal Satin...
Forum: RV-14 08-19-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,262
Posted By azflyer21
Starting on pg. 5 you can see the PMag install...

Starting on pg. 5 you can see the PMag install from the ASF manual http://www.aircraftspecialty.com/PDF%20Documents/RV-14%20FF.pdf
Forum: RV-14 08-19-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,262
Posted By azflyer21
Starting on pg. 5 you can see the PMag install...

Starting on pg. 5 you can see the PMag install from the ASF manual http://www.aircraftspecialty.com/PDF%20Documents/RV-14%20FF.pdf
Forum: RV-14 08-19-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,262
Posted By azflyer21
Starting on pg. 5 you can see the PMag install...

Starting on pg. 5 you can see the PMag install from the ASF manual http://www.aircraftspecialty.com/PDF%20Documents/RV-14%20FF.pdf
Forum: RV-14 08-14-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,355
Posted By azflyer21
Just curious, does anyone know how many of each...

Just curious, does anyone know how many of each model Van's sold at Osh?
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