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Forum: RV General Discussion/News Yesterday, 11:17 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,598
Posted By PerfTech
….Still going strong! We have many systems out...

….Still going strong! We have many systems out there in airshow airplanes
based on this design. Only exception being addition of flop tube pick-up. I have
several systems still going that we built...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 414,081
Posted By PerfTech
… I love the way this looks & I would really like...

… I love the way this looks & I would really like to build one!!!!:rolleyes:

https://s15.postimg.cc/6x13xo9i3/Proof-37806.jpg (https://postimg.cc/image/x5c8n1tlj/)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-25-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 34,504
Posted By PerfTech
….I am in full agreement, and at times in heavily...

….I am in full agreement, and at times in heavily congested areas I turn my
screen off, and keep my head outside where it belongs. SEE & be seen!!!
Forum: Reviews 07-25-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 910
Posted By PerfTech
….That was an attempt at humor! Sorry you missed...

….That was an attempt at humor! Sorry you missed it. :D
Forum: Reviews 07-24-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 910
Posted By PerfTech
….The steel set pin will mark a very small spot...

….The steel set pin will mark a very small spot on the stick just under the grip
and unfortunately it would be very difficult to get away from this without
compromising the effectiveness of the...
Forum: Reviews 07-24-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 910
Posted By PerfTech
Red face ….Jim! If your gust lock is coming off you need...

….Jim! If your gust lock is coming off you need to adjust it out another hole
in length. If the tension is set properly it is impossible for it to dislodge. It
should require 40 to 50 pounds of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 785
Posted By PerfTech
……0-320 160 HP No balance 200 RV carbon fiber...

……0-320 160 HP No balance 200 RV carbon fiber Whirlwind C/S
1,100 Hrs. No Issues
Forum: Safety 07-09-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,689
Posted By PerfTech
Wow!

….. This is really getting BIG!
Forum: Safety 07-07-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,689
Posted By PerfTech
.....I couldn’t agree more! Good post. Thanks,...

.....I couldn’t agree more! Good post. Thanks, Allan...:D
Forum: Safety 07-06-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,689
Posted By PerfTech
Cool Airport Dogs!

….Actually our airport could benefit eminency by introducing a couple of
large, quick running, guard dog type personalities to the mix. Every AM
until about ten, and every evening from dusk until...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 541
Posted By PerfTech
Gauging Interest???

A.S.A Trailer Hitch Cover
… We have been offering a product to the certified guys for some
time now, that represents several of the more popular models of
aircraft. We have gotten many requests for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-05-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 773
Posted By PerfTech
Reviews!

….We have sold several sets of these, but have yet to receive any reviews
or opinions! Come on guys, tell us what you think! Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-03-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,016
Posted By PerfTech
…. We manufacture parts, and gust locks for most...

…. We manufacture parts, and gust locks for most all experimental aircraft as well as
a line of parts for many certified aircraft. We also manufacture parts and assemblies for
resale by other...
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-03-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,016
Posted By PerfTech
...If you feel you still need something...

...If you feel you still need something additional, you need to
adjust your ASA gust lock out another hole. It needs to fit tight
and load in place with considerable pressure on the little...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 773
Posted By PerfTech
Talking A.S.A New Product & Video!

….Well we are at it again with another addition to our great product line. We
decided to release our pedal extensions that we started quite some time ago
and just kept them under wraps. There were a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,027
Posted By PerfTech
...Here are some photos of one guys RV-10...

...Here are some photos of one guys RV-10 installation and I will try to find others
when I get on my other computer. His are a bit further forward than most we have
seen, but will work very well in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,063
Posted By PerfTech
Video problem fixed!

….Not to sure what was causing the issue (not being able to view video)
with the video. I received several complaints so I uploaded it again,
and I am pretty sure the problem has went away. So...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-22-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,063
Posted By PerfTech
Talking A.S.A New Product & Video!

… We just released another new, problem solving product on our
website, that has been needed for some time. This new "Heat Shield
System" can solve a problem that has troubled many of us for...
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-22-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 795
Posted By PerfTech
….Swap the injectors, coldest to hottest and see...

….Swap the injectors, coldest to hottest and see if the problem
follows the injectors, or stays the same. Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-20-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,016
Posted By PerfTech
….Feel I need to step in here if you are having a...

….Feel I need to step in here if you are having a problem like you stated! You don't have the unit adjusted properly if this is taking place, or there is another problem causing this. If properly...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,400
Posted By PerfTech
Talking Shorai Batt Report

….Shorai LFX36L3-BS12 is my battery of choice in our two applications. The first is our RV-9A with 470 hrs. on the second battery, and flawless performance. The first battery was replaced, after it...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-15-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By PerfTech
… If you have a heat gun, use it to heat the...

… If you have a heat gun, use it to heat the piston up to about 600fht
and the pin will push out with ease. You will not hurt the piston or anything
at this temperature! Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV-10 06-14-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,453
Posted By PerfTech
Talking We did this to our airplanes as well when we...

We did this to our airplanes as well when we experienced the heat damage to
the cowls. We have a very improved upon heat shield system that would have
prevented the original damage, and saved us...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-13-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,027
Posted By PerfTech
….We have had many customers mount our cowl flaps...

….We have had many customers mount our cowl flaps on the sides of the lower cowl as well as on the top. They report back many advantages, Lower ground operations temperature being one. Another is...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-06-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,080
Posted By PerfTech
….Price? Please!

….Price? Please!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,552
Posted By PerfTech
…. We only offer the product as shown, as custom...

…. We only offer the product as shown, as custom ordering would be
very time consuming programing the laser Etc. We don't have a lot
of profit in these, but could offer perhaps 15% or so for...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-04-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,040
Posted By PerfTech
…. I had this as well with a line going to my...

…. I had this as well with a line going to my map sensor for the
ignition. I moved the pick-up to the carburetor base, eliminating
the problem and gaining a much smoother signal in the process.
The...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,552
Posted By PerfTech
… Thank you guys for the kind words, but they...

… Thank you guys for the kind words, but they are just wheel chocks!
We have had a great response and demand for these already, and sold
a couple of hundred to date. Thank you again, Allan..:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
….The 9 is far more efficient everywhere! Go on...

….The 9 is far more efficient everywhere! Go on Flight Aware, search
N-91AN, Look at my flights in track logs. It is vary rare to see speeds
less than 200mph once in level cruise at any altitude. Up...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-30-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 66,204
Posted By PerfTech
Another Airplane!

…. After looking for just over one year at a multitude of aircraft.
Discussing pros, cons, safety, and all around utility, as it would
apply to our personal, as well as business needs. We finely...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,552
Posted By PerfTech
A.S.A New Product!

….. We have another new product now available on our website.
The perfect wheel chocks for your RV-? You can carry these in your airplane, and rest assured, that when you get to your destination and...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-23-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 973
Posted By PerfTech
….All vacuum kits sold, include the bypass valve...

….All vacuum kits sold, include the bypass valve pre-installed
in the plumbing. They also include instructions on installation
and regular maintenance. Thanks, Allan..:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-23-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,840
Posted By PerfTech
…. Thank You!!!!!! I won the bet! I knew someone...

…. Thank You!!!!!! I won the bet! I knew someone (and bet $20 on) would ask
this question. This tool is really turning out to be a gold mine. Thanks, Allan:D:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-22-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,840
Posted By PerfTech
…. I can't believe we didn't think of this...

…. I can't believe we didn't think of this before! I will look at this
feature, to see if we can incorporate it into our website. Wow!
"Automatic Billing & Ship" What a great concept, I love it!...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-22-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,840
Posted By PerfTech
. I don't think it would work very well this...

.
I don't think it would work very well this way, and unfortunately there just
isn't enough margin in this one for us to include a drill press with the purchase
of the tool. Thanks,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,840
Posted By PerfTech
Wow!

….I put this tool up here yesterday afternoon, and last night
and today we sold 41 pcs. You guys are really great! We very
much appreciate your support. Thank you all, Allan :D:D:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,840
Posted By PerfTech
New Tool & Video!!!!! (May 2018)

....We have a new tool that can make a troublesome job much less so!
Go to our website and check out our new "Tire Bead Breaker" and the
accompanying video. Should you like what you see, they are...
Forum: Safety 05-15-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 13,591
Posted By PerfTech
..The "Nose Job" installed on this aircraft,...

..The "Nose Job" installed on this aircraft, suffered a severe
impact on one of the prior landing attempts, that was violent
enough to defeat it, and the gear leg as well. At that point
it became...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-14-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,432
Posted By PerfTech
... No that's great! Thank you, Allan..:D:D

... No that's great! Thank you, Allan..:D:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,432
Posted By PerfTech
Carb Heat

....I thought our carb heat muff will be of interest to some, so here are a few pictures. This is one of the prototypes and most likely the design we are going to produce. They are all stainless...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,553
Posted By PerfTech
...Mine was the Vans manual gauge!..:D

...Mine was the Vans manual gauge!..:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,553
Posted By PerfTech
Same as stated!

...I have had the exact fuel pressure changes, and was concerned so i changed the mechanical pump. The new pump acts and responds exactly like the one i took off, with no changes. It appears this is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-22-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 100,873
Posted By PerfTech
This is it!

...Buck Rogers in the Twenty-Fifth Century A D 25th Century...:D
Forum: RV-14 02-13-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,392
Posted By PerfTech
RV-14 Needed!!!!

.....We would like to purchase an RV-14 in process, at some stage of assembly, or kits, with no engine or avionics, your place in line for quick build parts Etc.. We are trying to avoid the wait time...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 546
Posted By PerfTech
Talking RV-14 Needed!!!!

.... We need access to an RV-14 in or near So Cal or Az. to test fit our "Ultimate Gust Lock". We will compensate the owner with product or ? for the use of their aircraft. If you are interested, or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
....The -4 Gs we did wasn't by choice, and even...

....The -4 Gs we did wasn't by choice, and even with the 5 point a regulation size man will still hit his head in a hard downdraft at speed. I tried it with the lap belt so tight it was extremely...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
...Absolutely not! They are exactly where they...

...Absolutely not! They are exactly where they should be to do the job they were designed to do.
What I have in mind will have them doing double duty if you will, without effecting their original...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
I guess I need to get busy!!!

...Wow! Its only been about 4 hours since my last post in this thread, and
already I have nine e-mails expressing interest in the belt and harness kit or
mod I talked about. I am saving all the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
....When we had our experience, we only had four...

....When we had our experience, we only had four points, I ordered five points the very next day! I now absolutely refuse to let anyone in my airplane unfasten their belts, in flight in my RV after...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
...Yes! That would be me. Thanks,...

...Yes! That would be me. Thanks, Allan..:rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
....Actually now that you said this, it reminded...

....Actually now that you said this, it reminded me of one we experienced in one of our RV-9As, going through the Banning pass in So Cal. It was violent enough to break the canopy, and the back of it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
....Only cruise in smooth air at the quoted...

....Only cruise in smooth air at the quoted speeds, and have
performed many mods to add some extra strength in critical
areas. We may offer some more of these mods on our website
in the future. We...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-29-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
....160 HP 320. I do run my rpm up higher, as my...

....160 HP 320. I do run my rpm up higher, as my prop is modified to work better at the higher rpm. This will allow the engine to make a few more horses. I have also paid a lot of attention to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-29-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,902
Posted By PerfTech
Talking ... I think there are a few things in this thread...

... I think there are a few things in this thread that were overlooked and possibly could be misconstrued by some. I see these numbers thrown out from Van's website for comparison purposes, and no...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-03-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,231
Posted By PerfTech
....Actually the presents of oil (even in small...

....Actually the presents of oil (even in small amounts) in the fuel,
or in the combustion process, reduces the octane. This reduction
can allow detonation to begin. Once started, it can be self...
Forum: Reviews 12-20-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,896
Posted By PerfTech
Balancing!!!!

.... All the tires on our aircraft need to be balanced and trued if needed. The monster recaps are a little larger and a lot heavier! This being said, it only stands to reason that an out of balance...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-14-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By PerfTech
....Don't forget to check wheel for being out of...

....Don't forget to check wheel for being out of round! If it is, you will never cure the shake with that tire. You can send your tire and wheel in to us for service, and we will get rid of the...
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-14-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,690
Posted By PerfTech
Drift!

....Tremendous thread drift here!....:rolleyes:
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-13-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,690
Posted By PerfTech
My Typical Numbers!

... Here is a shot of the numbers that I typically see in economy cruise.
This fight was at 8500ft. but can still provide you with a lot of information.
The typical fuel burn is 6.8 GPH at this...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,246
Posted By PerfTech
Actuation Question!

.... I had a question posed to me and thought it prudent to post it and
my answer, as I am sure others will think of this possibility as well.

Question; Any suggestions on a control? I’ve...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2017, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,696
Posted By PerfTech
...I found some 1" X 5" at a local lumber yard....

...I found some 1" X 5" at a local lumber yard. Thanks, Allan
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,246
Posted By PerfTech
......They sandwich between the baffle and the...

......They sandwich between the baffle and the oil cooler,
and are about 1/8th" thick. Thanks, Allan..:D
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