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Forum: Glass Cockpit Yesterday, 09:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,056
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Not being snarky...really...but who is apples and...

Not being snarky...really...but who is apples and who is oranges? Has someone done a side by side detailed comparison yet? I'm not quite there yet so I have not. And I purchased the Pro before the...
Forum: Propellers Yesterday, 02:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,950
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yup. http://spirit.eaa.org/expocad/18eaa/exfx.htm...

Yup.

http://spirit.eaa.org/expocad/18eaa/exfx.html?event=northaircraftdisplay#floorplan
Forum: Glass Cockpit Yesterday, 08:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,056
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yes they do. Dynon page link...

Yes they do. Dynon page link (http://www.dynonavionics.com/quick-panels.php) to the Advanced Control Module with ECB's. Started shipping in March by AFS FB post here...
Forum: Florida (South) 06-07-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Jesse Saint at Saint Aviation would be close to...

Jesse Saint at Saint Aviation would be close to you. http://www.saintaviation.com/contact.htm

Then there is also Vic Syracuse in Georgia. He travels everywhere (it seems like ;))...
Forum: RV-6/6A 06-05-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By pazmanyflyer
You can get them directly from Van's...

You can get them directly from Van's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-08-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,866
Posted By pazmanyflyer
It is. The 4 is 4/16 (1/4) diameter for the 1/4...

It is. The 4 is 4/16 (1/4) diameter for the 1/4 vent line fitting (833-4D) and 1/8 thickness. The D = aluminum for material it made from.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-08-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,866
Posted By pazmanyflyer
You're looking for one of these. It is a large AL...

You're looking for one of these. It is a large AL spacer washer. Only purchased from Van's.

http://rv9a.pacificrimsound.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/dsc05182.jpg
Image from Joshua's RV-9A Project...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-07-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,026
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I think you're talking about circular plastic...

I think you're talking about circular plastic connectors (CPC).

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/graphics/1/11-14001a.jpg

I haven't used any yet but have seen other builders use them. Here is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-07-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 684
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Although they are "repeat offenders" the two kits...

Although they are "repeat offenders" the two kits would have differing kit numbers. These are the builders #'s regardless of who builds them. Think of it this way, Jon Smith built two RV7's, kits...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 787
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Already being discussed...

Already being discussed here:
http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=159916
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-30-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,097
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Do you have a picture of what the filter looks...

Do you have a picture of what the filter looks like? I'm a visual kinda guy. I've read here on VAF before that hot start backfiring may cause a similar issue.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-29-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,749
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Service instruction No. 1435 covers the part...

Service instruction No. 1435 covers the part numbers for the various Lycoming models. See page 4 for part numbers. Here's the link to Lycomings SI 1435 for download....
Forum: Reviews 04-24-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 715
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I have one of the machined versions and have not...

I have one of the machined versions and have not yet installed it on my 7. Will you please post pictures so we can 1) see new version of system 2) installation of new system. Besides materials I'm...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-23-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,138
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The instructions have you punch these down to...

The instructions have you punch these down to lock into place when orientation desired is achieved.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,138
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Sure does. Lift handle and remove screw and pull...

Sure does. Lift handle and remove screw and pull handle off. Reverse to reattach. Easy...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-13-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 348
Posted By pazmanyflyer
There are two sizes available. 1/8-27 NPT or...

There are two sizes available. 1/8-27 NPT or 5/8-18 UNF. Verify if you have a small or large opening. I believe most common size is the 5/8-18.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-06-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,415
Posted By pazmanyflyer
You are correct. On my IO-360-MIB they call out...

You are correct. On my IO-360-MIB they call out 5/16-18 for sump studs to attach the servo to. Although RV8CH asked for a source for 1/4-20 and that is what I gave him.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-06-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,415
Posted By pazmanyflyer
AN363-420 at B&B Aircraft or Wicks.

AN363-420 at B&B Aircraft or Wicks.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-05-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,415
Posted By pazmanyflyer
As the manual mentions you can use the washer,...

As the manual mentions you can use the washer, lockwasher and nut. Vic Syracuse states he has seen more than one come loose so he uses AN363 all metal stop nuts with a washer. I followed in his...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-30-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,508
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Aren't the some of the holes and studs different...

Aren't the some of the holes and studs different sizes also for proper fit / alignment? For some reason I have it in the back of my head they were.
Forum: Electrical Systems 03-26-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,206
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Steinair uses them...

Steinair uses them extensively.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhRCUAYoSXg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-22-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,166
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I use Google photos. Choose the image from an...

I use Google photos. Choose the image from an album you want to link to, then right click on photo, choose Copy Image Location. Then follow DR's embeddding pics into post. Paste/insert url image...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-21-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 595
Posted By pazmanyflyer
To get you started a search of Prop Bushings came...

To get you started a search of Prop Bushings came up with this VAF thread of Changing Prop Lugs O-320 (http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=149814&highlight=prop+bushing). Good info...
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-19-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 368
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Tim, I know 2 builders that have -6A's. One on...

Tim,
I know 2 builders that have -6A's. One on Glendale and the other in Goodyear. They both are close to the 6'3 185 # you mention. Email me your contact info at pazmany.ch@gmail.com and I'll...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-09-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 906,029
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The Dynon ICS would be removed and re-purposed...

The Dynon ICS would be removed and re-purposed (used in other build/sold). The new audio panel would then give me more options using 2 COM's and GSP/NAV.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-07-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,990
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Are you reading this Russ McCutcheon?

Are you reading this Russ McCutcheon?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-06-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,740
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Vlad, I have a new one in Phoenix, AZ I can...

Vlad,
I have a new one in Phoenix, AZ I can remove from my engine (IO360M1B). I'm working on fwf now so not in use or needed at this time. I have a friend with a 182 that can fly us up tomorrow AM if...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-06-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 474
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Dowload Lycomings Service Instruction No. 1435...

Dowload Lycomings Service Instruction No. 1435 pdf publication from here https://www.lycoming.com/content/service-instruction-no-1435 It will give you the part numbers and alt hose info your looking...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,347
Posted By pazmanyflyer
See post 18 page 2 of this...

See post 18 page 2 of this thread.
http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showpost.php?p=1241180&postcount=18
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-22-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 570
Posted By pazmanyflyer
In my set the OP-34 is for the RV-8. For the 7 it...

In my set the OP-34 is for the RV-8. For the 7 it is sheet 19 as mentioned. I believe you're looking for OP-29 with dimensions for location. PM me if you want an emailed...
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-21-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 68,706
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Search "rocket style" or "coiled" vent lines....

Search "rocket style" or "coiled" vent lines. here are just a...
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-20-2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I do not have the plans with me at work but I...

I do not have the plans with me at work but I think it goes something like this:

VA-136 = 23" X 3/8" (fire-sleeved) IO fuel hose from engine fuel pump to servo
VA-139 = 16.5" X 3/8" (fire-sleeved)...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-15-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,812
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Standard 2 car...

Standard 2 car...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-13-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,149
Posted By pazmanyflyer
A little demo of what he has out I found on the...

A little demo of what he has out I found on the Utoob. Don't get sucked in by the darkside of glass and skip to 4:50 for the AeroRockers display panel.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lzRZFTQTRs
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-01-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,020
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Allan has a new shutter product engineered with...

Allan has a new shutter product engineered with van's as the...
Forum: RV-3 01-25-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,878
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Radial -6

There's this guy...
Forum: RV-14 01-24-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 751
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I bought the drill bits from ACS for the small...

I bought the drill bits from ACS for the small sizes but could have used a unibit such as I found in this video. Also worked...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Separate entities. They both are now owned by...

Separate entities. They both are now owned by Chinese companies which the engine builder might have been trying to convey (guessing here). Superior Engines now owned by Superior Aviation Beijing and...
Forum: RV-10 01-19-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,950
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Which sealant are you using? Here is one popular...

Which sealant are you using? Here is one popular version:...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-15-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1,787
Views: 901,781
Posted By pazmanyflyer
You are correct and this is initial fitting to...

You are correct and this is initial fitting to see if it would work at all. Still have clearances I need to address with the flange. That opening will widen of course so there's no contact on...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-15-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1,787
Views: 901,781
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Finished horizontal...

Finished horizontal intake.

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/Z-N8oOy2v5-JaxtQEwIqjoEajpdaRstpV7xJgUfioawIBbCSGw_hPTf4eDRmmp-cOJW6AbscTbbHKLe3dg=w782-h440

Started and finished trimming baffles over...
Forum: RV-6/6A 01-14-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 90,487
Posted By pazmanyflyer
OH...

OH SNAP!

https://photos.smugmug.com/My-First-Gallery/i-HhGTrCd/0/224c5e4c/X2/20180111_213506-X2.jpg

https://photos.smugmug.com/My-First-Gallery/i-kCmZ6F4/0/5ca1ed1e/X3/20180111_213442-X3.jpg
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-11-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 906,029
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Yes they are an on/off push button. An...

Yes they are an on/off push button. An anti-vandal type of illuminated LED ring (or dot). The idea is from RV6/6A builder John Bridges (JackW - VAF) from downunder (OZ). Here is an image of his panel...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-11-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 906,029
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Hi Tom, I thought about this but I came to the...

Hi Tom,

I thought about this but I came to the conclusion that I don't want to cut a hole that for some reason won't fit some other EFIS / panel mounted display. Right now I'm thinking it will be...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-11-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 906,029
Posted By pazmanyflyer
1. The USB port on the left is so close to the...

1. The USB port on the left is so close to the throttle that there may be interference with the port or the cables;
Correct and there might be. The left side may move up / out on the panel.
2. If...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-08-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 906,029
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Review of my panel design/layout

Hello everyone.
So I'm working on FWF and will be moving into panel and wiring next. I have held off long enough and think I need some input on my panel design/layout. Please let me know your thought...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-08-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,649
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I'll be using Dynon, but as another data point...

I'll be using Dynon, but as another data point here is the setup I'm going with on my Tosten...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-29-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Cost

I asked Vans about this a few years ago too. The response was Cleveland was the original brake package in the kit. Due to cost increases and not waivering even for Vans, they chose to use Matco for...
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-25-2017, 07:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,865
Posted By pazmanyflyer
1. SteinAir http://www.steinair.com/

1. SteinAir http://www.steinair.com/
Forum: RV-14 12-13-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,098
Posted By pazmanyflyer
http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showpost.php...

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showpost.php?p=1220505&postcount=12
Forum: RV-6/6A 12-04-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,271
Posted By pazmanyflyer
The -7 instructions say to use mineral spirits....

The -7 instructions say to use mineral spirits. It will not damage the canopy. Worked well for me.
Forum: RV-12 12-04-2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,486
Posted By pazmanyflyer
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/k5zkiuY6YC7oo2Z6...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/k5zkiuY6YC7oo2Z6hfQeqoDK60e7f0565DI6-W4E6lXreskArA5hz1Q20-W6ymGDtFPeaM6kbQ8SW-LE2BXOpo1ex3aMCJABhcrulBVTkWuEctNxEBfEtZS7t1KSLj1Gb-wt1PCYE4vqtDuHmFeRJwCnIMQvAkS9JxGRd5...
Forum: RV-12 12-01-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 868
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Find some to borrow one of these burraway...

Find some to borrow one of these burraway tools.

https://cogsdill.com/product/burraway/
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-01-2017, 10:09 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,642
Posted By pazmanyflyer
You're close! Embeddding pics into VAF per VAF...

You're close!

Embeddding pics into VAF per VAF -...
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-29-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,059
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Here's one of the more detailed installs I've...

Here's one of the more detailed installs I've seen yet.

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showpost.php?p=1220505&postcount=12
Forum: West (and Southwest) 11-27-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By pazmanyflyer
I'm up for it!

I'm up for it!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-22-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,298
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Fantastic and thank you! Nicest left throttle mod...

Fantastic and thank you! Nicest left throttle mod I have seen yet!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-20-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,298
Posted By pazmanyflyer
More pictures and details of the left hand...

More pictures and details of the left hand throttle / mixture setup (54 sec.) please!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-15-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 14,525
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Or drop every extra penny you can scrounge up...

Or drop every extra penny you can scrounge up while building her. When they ask what her name is I'll proudly answer "Pretti...
Forum: Interiors 11-06-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,825
Posted By pazmanyflyer
A starting point and all VAF advertisers...

A starting point and all VAF advertisers too...
http://www.classicaerodesigns.com Which I have and really like.
http://www.flightlineinteriors.com/
http://sfsportaviation.com
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-01-2017, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,387
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Maybe add a few trimmed washers under the screw?...

Maybe add a few trimmed washers under the screw? Use longer screw in needed.
Forum: West (and Southwest) 10-24-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By pazmanyflyer
Well I started my 7 in 2006 and now at FWF engine...

Well I started my 7 in 2006 and now at FWF engine install so if you want to see an RV in progress I'm in Litchfield Park, 2 miles west of Glendale Airport.
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