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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-12-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,844
Posted By Mike S
Continued here ...

Continued here http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=179465
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-10-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,201
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Evan, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-09-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,220
Posted By Mike S
Congratulations

Congrats on the new fledgling:D
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 02-09-2020, 01:27 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 64,144
Posted By Mike S
Charlie, congrats on getting the new system up...

Charlie, congrats on getting the new system up and running.

Now fly on over for a visit.
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-08-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 602
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

WOW, two new folks in the same thread.

Doug, Max-----welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D:D
Forum: Alternative Engines 02-07-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,806
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Jeff, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: California 02-06-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,460
Posted By Mike S
Next year for sure, even if I have to...

Next year for sure, even if I have to walk.

Happy Birthday to you:D:D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-05-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 581
Posted By Mike S
The original BAC design (that was sold to James)...

The original BAC design (that was sold to James) used inner tube from a truck
Forum: Alternative Engines 02-04-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,913
Posted By Mike S
That is probably a Robinson conversion.

That is probably a Robinson conversion.
Forum: Alternative Engines 02-04-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,913
Posted By Mike S
I know of one guy who had a LS powered RV 10, he...

I know of one guy who had a LS powered RV 10, he lost it in a post landing fire.

As I recall, the fire had nothing to do with the LS setup.

He was very happy with the plane and engine setup, last I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,249
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Jim, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-27-2020, 12:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,547
Posted By Mike S
Man, I hear you loud and clear. After selling...

Man, I hear you loud and clear.

After selling the RV 10, we bought a 172 so my wife could finish up getting her license-----started 14 years prior in a Stinson.

She really never grasped why I...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 01-25-2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Mike S
Thanks, was hoping someone out in VAFland might...

Thanks, was hoping someone out in VAFland might have one, I like to try here before ordering new parts.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 01-24-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Mike S
WTB pressure sensor mount

Looking for a pressure sensor mount.

http://www.aclog.com/rv-9a/images/Fuselage/727dd2afeb5fad4736fe50460a919bdb20197_0525001318.jpg
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-23-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,189
Posted By Mike S
Glad to help.

Glad to help.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-23-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,189
Posted By Mike S
https://baselegaviation.com/

https://baselegaviation.com/
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-22-2020, 12:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Ryan, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-20-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,189
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

John, welcome to VAF:D
Forum: RV-14 01-19-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,693
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Kevin, welcome to VAF:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By Mike S
I use a Brother P-Touch for making labels.

I use a Brother P-Touch for making labels.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-19-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 598
Posted By Mike S
Have you checked to make sure all temp probe...

Have you checked to make sure all temp probe wiring is to the correct cylinders??
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-18-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 816
Posted By Mike S
More info please------could not find it on your...

More info please------could not find it on your website.
Forum: RV-10 01-17-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,396
Posted By Mike S
Congratulations

Congrats on the new fledgling:D:D:D
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-17-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,963
Posted By Mike S
Missing an important accessory

And, where is the girl on roller skates that brings you the burger and Root Beer float??
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-16-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By Mike S
OOH, love it when you talk that way;) Should...

OOH, love it when you talk that way;)





Should swivel before tightening, but not after.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-16-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By Mike S
There is a pin/dimple in there that keeps the nut...

There is a pin/dimple in there that keeps the nut on the inner shank.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,356
Posted By Mike S
You do realize that there are no fresh caught...

You do realize that there are no fresh caught lobsters in that area......
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-14-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By Mike S
I seem to recall that they used the same screen....

I seem to recall that they used the same screen. At least the 8.4" units.
Forum: RV-10 01-14-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,648
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

First off, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D

Second, congrats on the RV 10 decision ------ great plane, loved ours.

Third-------contact Vic Syracuse about value. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By Mike S
Check with...

Check with Darwin??

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/member.php?u=140
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-13-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,356
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to the west cousin :D

Welcome to the west cousin :D
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 01-13-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 19,807
Posted By Mike S
I just received the new programmer, thing of...

I just received the new programmer, thing of beauty for sure.

And going to be much easier to mount in the panel than the round one was going to be.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,986
Posted By Mike S
Is there a filter in the servo?? Could your...

Is there a filter in the servo??

Could your mixture cable or arm have come loose so you are no longer getting full rich when you push the red knob in?
Forum: California 01-11-2020, 11:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Jon, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D

Good luck with your search.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-11-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 30
Poll: EFIS Poll
Views: 2,614
Posted By Mike S
Yep, six months after I gave up and bought the...

Yep, six months after I gave up and bought the 10.1" setup.

If someone buys the unit linked above, and wants a second one----contact me.

A pair of the 8.4" HX units is a really nice setup. See...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-11-2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,840
Posted By Mike S
And why should there be any mention of...

And why should there be any mention of them--------this is a thread about the release of the Pmag. It is not a comparison of various brands.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-11-2020, 09:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,840
Posted By Mike S
More like 9 years--------I held the supposed...

More like 9 years--------I held the supposed production unit at OSH 2011.

Anyway--congrats on getting it out at last.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-09-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 30
Poll: EFIS Poll
Views: 2,614
Posted By Mike S
Had dual GRT first gen in the RV 10, upgraded to...

Had dual GRT first gen in the RV 10, upgraded to dual 8.4HX. Plane sold.

New plane will have dual GRTs also-----tried for the same 8.4 HX, but could not find a pair of them, so going to the new 10.1...
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 01-09-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,055
Posted By Mike S
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3...

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/37/Leonardo_da_Vinci_helicopter.jpg
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-08-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By Mike S
Sure do. 8.4" HX --------- will PM you.

Sure do.

8.4" HX --------- will PM you.
Forum: Southeast 01-06-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Billy, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,823
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Logan, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 767
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Phil, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-29-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,559
Posted By Mike S
https://scontent-lax3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/8096...

https://scontent-lax3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/80963873_2513173642275394_288977515777622016_n.jpg?_nc_cat=101&_nc_ohc=zGjOu-IxlKEAQnLPvOsiWep0LlAFhws7pyYxErtKeWsRFnhngoWMrTfKA&_nc_ht=scontent-lax3-1.xx...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-27-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By Mike S
Try Lars, Sacramento...

Try Lars, Sacramento area.

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/member.php?u=2472
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 12-27-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,979
Posted By Mike S
Dan, Skylor---thanks for the responses. If I am...

Dan, Skylor---thanks for the responses.

If I am reading them correctly, each battery needs a different setup to measure its true potential.

But, I think the best way to find the best battery for a...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 12-27-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,979
Posted By Mike S
I wonder if the fact the testing procedure being...

I wonder if the fact the testing procedure being flawed is relevant or not.

As long as both batteries were tested with the same setup, they were both subject to the same testing error.

If the test...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-26-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 909
Posted By Mike S
Bill, good tip. Moved to the Ongoing Maintenance...

Bill, good tip.

Moved to the Ongoing Maintenance forum for ease of finding in the future.
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 12-25-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,979
Posted By Mike S
Thanks for the great info.

Sure makes me glad I chose dual Odyssey 545s for the new project.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-25-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By Mike S
http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.p...

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=69987
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-24-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,641
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Josh, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-21-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,341
Posted By Mike S
I have an 8.4" HX available, should you want to...

I have an 8.4" HX available, should you want to go that direction.
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-21-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,801
Posted By Mike S
Congratulations

Happy Birthday:D:D




Yep, just like eating an elephant.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-20-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 9,707
Posted By Mike S
Have you considered GRT??

Have you considered GRT??
Forum: RV-10 12-18-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,238
Posted By Mike S
Congratulations

Larry, congrats on the pink:D
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-15-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By Mike S
http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.p...

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=134014
Forum: RV-14 12-14-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 683
Posted By Mike S
Try Section...

Try Section 5.

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=134014
Forum: Northwest 12-14-2019, 12:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,644
Posted By Mike S
Probably not------it is my understanding that the...

Probably not------it is my understanding that the speed he was going, the flat prop drove the engine to the excessive RPMs.
Forum: RV-10 12-12-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 845
Posted By Mike S
In addition to the PlaneAround door latch, get...

In addition to the PlaneAround door latch, get their standoff for the main wheel pant mount plate.

SafetyTrim controller for the elevator trim.

Machined billet trim cable mounts for elevator...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 818
Posted By Mike S
Christmas rush??

Christmas rush??
Forum: RV-3 12-11-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,356
Posted By Mike S
Welcome to VAF

Jon, welcome aboard the good ship VAF:D
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-08-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,393
Posted By Mike S
Tom, so sorry to hear of her passing------take...

Tom, so sorry to hear of her passing------take care of yourself.
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