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Forum: Alternative Engines 08-07-2017, 05:47 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 14,492
Posted By jim etcheverry
let me try and explain

TXflyguy, Shell rotella is a diesel engine oil. Most all diesel oils are both detergent and dispersants. All contain ash as an additive. I am not sure from your post if your using an aviation...
Forum: Alternative Engines 08-07-2017, 01:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 14,492
Posted By jim etcheverry
Unhappy Shell Rotella is NOT an ashless disperant

Shell's entire line of Rotella is a "low ash" oil. Not an ashless dispersant.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-01-2017, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 585
Posted By jim etcheverry
Smile different idea

You might want to look at HE Series of coolers. HE 1602 has 6 rows and is 30% better than the 7 row Van's supplies. It is the same size so it will fit as a replacement. Call Pacific Oil Cooler , they...
Forum: California 06-22-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,457
Posted By jim etcheverry
Angry It is True but sad

yep found that out years ago on one of planes. They add sales tax to the value to determine the actual value. I agree with YOU , but it is Cal. It has already been contest in court. Guess who won....
Forum: Reviews 09-14-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,819
Posted By jim etcheverry
What am I missing

allan , I have bought 5 item from you all great. Saw this thread about 14 seat mod. so I went to you web site and could not find it?? What am I missing. Thank Jim
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-03-2016, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,835
Posted By jim etcheverry
Smile Congrats on the hangar!

Congrats on the hangar!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,173
Posted By jim etcheverry
Thanks Brian.

Thanks Brian.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,173
Posted By jim etcheverry
For a non 10 builder , what size are these the...

For a non 10 builder , what size are these the VA-195d cover and the VA-195c doubler? Thanks
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,892
Posted By jim etcheverry
TD sheets on ashless disperants

ok for the tech. talk. The car oil have ash used mainly for detergent purposes. This under high temps can form carbon. This could happen in turbo charged engines and really only in our non-turbo when...
Forum: Electrical Systems 06-21-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,378
Posted By jim etcheverry
Check the grounding

AeroLeds I think has changed the instruction on grounding the unit at the wings. Only ground at the panel. Check it out. I have them (not flying yet), just bought them about 2 months ago and the...
Forum: RV-10 06-07-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,336
Posted By jim etcheverry
Be Careful here

The real thing to watch for in grease is the thicker (lithium,lithium comples,Calcium,Aluminum Complex and "CLAY"). All mix ok, but Clay and anything else. Shell is a "Microgel" their trade name for...
Forum: RV-10 04-26-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,025
Posted By jim etcheverry
Got them here good price and service.

I found the Baja Design available here for a good price with good service. They are a online store only....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,945
Posted By jim etcheverry
Confused?

I just finished bonding my canopy with Sika and it went great. I understand the "targa" to be the area between canopy and back window joint. I have 2006 plans and don't see anything that goes over...
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