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Forum: ADS-B 09-20-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,930
Posted By Rock
L3 and Aspen

Very nice presentation. Thanks, for the link, Tim! I had decided on the 345 but will take a closer look!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-14-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,493
Posted By Rock
Frugal

I think that we are all in agreement that the best route would be to buy a brand new engine. The original poster stated that he was attempting to be as Frugal as possible and looking for a used...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-14-2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,493
Posted By Rock
I understand your apprehension to going with a...

I understand your apprehension to going with a fully electronic setup. I think that anything you can do to help bring the older Lycomings into the modern age, including simply upgrading to electronic...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-14-2017, 09:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,493
Posted By Rock
Youíre Welcome!

I observed in your initial post that you were attempting to keep Engine purchase costs down and have been searching for deals online. Iím sure youíve found several 360s at reasonable prices. Going...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-13-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,493
Posted By Rock
Great write-up by Mahlon on this subject!

[QUOTE=dwranda;1218651]I'm an engine buying novice trying to learn all I can. I'm looking everyday at engines and the more I look the more I am getting confused. I am building a 9A. I suppose the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-28-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,355
Posted By Rock
EFI Upgrades

Very inspiring news on the performance of your system, Gaylon. With the new upgrades recently announced to the EFI system I'm using, hopefully, my performance will be similar. I've also found a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-28-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,355
Posted By Rock
EFI

That's good to hear! Hopefully, I'll have mine up and running, soon. Did you observe any improvements in performance or fuel burn?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-28-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,355
Posted By Rock
Beautiful work, Gaylon! How is the new EFI setup...

Beautiful work, Gaylon! How is the new EFI setup performing?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 09-05-2017, 08:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,675
Posted By Rock
32

Great News, John!
Forum: RV-10 05-17-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,341
Posted By Rock
Congratulations!

Congratulations, John! Do you have any testing numbers that you can post?
Forum: RV-14 09-11-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,562
Posted By Rock
I agree with the above post and this is similar...

I agree with the above post and this is similar to what I'm currently planning. Unless you Need Nav, you will save a lot and still have all the capabilities.

Rock
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-09-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 18,315
Posted By Rock
Upgrade

Your panel looks great, Rob! I'm looking forward to seeing it.

Rock
Forum: Reviews 05-12-2015, 11:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 792
Posted By Rock
+1

I have visited Rob at his shop and met with him a few times while attending various aviation events. He has always taken the time to discuss his systems in depth with me, and to educate me on some...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,847
Posted By Rock
I totally agree. This could be bad for the...

I totally agree. This could be bad for the experimental world...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-06-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,826
Posted By Rock
Great Answer!

That clears things up...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-06-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,826
Posted By Rock
Great Panel!

That is a Great looking panel!
Forum: My RV Build Project 09-10-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 17,573
Posted By Rock
Looking Good!

Thanks, for taking the time to show me your aircraft, Jesse! It is looking Very Good! I hope we get to fly together in a few months...

Rock!
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-22-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 933,476
Posted By Rock
GPS

Hello Mark,
Yes, it is a little clearer, now, but I think I need to do a little more research before deciding. I had forgotten that you had used the 400 series. I have changed projects and am now...
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-22-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 933,476
Posted By Rock
Really? I asked a question about the differences...

Really? I asked a question about the differences between the 400W and 650 on this site a few days ago and the reply I got was that, aside from the
"obvious" of not having a com and vor/ils...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-12-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,633
Posted By Rock
G3X

Thanks, Brian!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-12-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,633
Posted By Rock
G3X

I'm considering using the GNS 400W with the G3X. Is the interaction similar to that of the 650? Other than the obvious ILS/VOR and COM capabilities, will I be losing much by going this route?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-21-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,601
Posted By Rock
Wraps

If Scott has improved on the designs I saw when visiting his shop a few weeks ago, I think they will be quite impressive! I'm seriously considering having my aircraft wrapped now, instead of...
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-24-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 80,180
Posted By Rock
Panel

Hello Greg,

Your panel looks great! How did the Aux Tanks turn out? I'm still looking into doing something similar to yours.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-17-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,742
Posted By Rock
Vance AFB is in Enid, OK...

Vance AFB is in Enid, OK...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,457
Posted By Rock
Console

Steve, that is a very nice looking console!

Rock!
Forum: RV-14 10-13-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,946
Posted By Rock
Build

Hello Con,

Thanks, for the info. Jax is a little far north for me, but I was able to find a few projects closer.

Thanks, Rock
Forum: RV-14 10-13-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,946
Posted By Rock
Hello Dick, Thanks, for the response. I would...

Hello Dick,

Thanks, for the response. I would like to visit your area and see your build. I will contact you, soon.

Thanks, Rock
Forum: RV-14 10-13-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,946
Posted By Rock
Build

Hello Richie,
Thanks, for the response. I will check out the eaa site and contact you about seeing your project.

Rock
Forum: RV-14 10-13-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,946
Posted By Rock
Build

Tom,
I sent you an email a couple of days ago with my info. Didn't get a call from you, just an email that you were a new builder. If you still have the number, please call so that we may discuss...
Forum: RV-14 10-12-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,946
Posted By Rock
Builders in Central Florida Area

I am starting the build of the RV 14 and would like to meet with someone who is building this, or any other RV, in my area. I have been able to contact only one builder, thus far, and have not seen...
Forum: RV-14 01-18-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,013
Posted By Rock
Extended Range Fuel Tanks

Has anyone who has started to build their RV 14 Wings decided to install Extended Range Fuel Tanks? I am considering doing this and was wondering if anyone has come up with any ideas on ways to...
Forum: RV-14 12-16-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 23,622
Posted By Rock
Hello Joe, Thanks, again for the great demo!

Hello Joe,
Thanks, again for the great demo!
Forum: RV-14 12-15-2012, 01:21 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 23,622
Posted By Rock
RV-14 Wing Kit and entire aircraft are Awesome!

I took a tour of the Van's factory earlier today and was very impressed with their operation. I was so impressed that I purchased the RV-14 wing kit! I really enjoyed flying the aircraft and was...
Forum: RV-14 12-01-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,013
Posted By Rock
Hello RV

I wasn't sure which part of the wing had been modified and was just thinking it might be possible to add some capacity. Thanks,
Rock
Forum: RV-14 12-01-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,013
Posted By Rock
RV-14 Fuel Tanks

Since the RV14 is using a shortened version of the RV10 wing, I was wondering if anyone knows if it is possible to use the fuel tanks from the 10 in the construction of the 14's wings? Seems like an...
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