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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-30-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 690
Posted By rwarre
Prices for MGL items

Voyager 2 - $900
Trio Servos - $900
Com Extender - $125
RDAC - $125
SP4 - $50
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-25-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 690
Posted By rwarre
MGL voyager FS

Contemplating up grading to the MGL IEFIS. Want to find out if there is any interest in my system.

Voyager 2
RDAC
AHRS SP-4
Com Extender
Trio Servos

Asking $2500 for the lot.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By rwarre
make an offer

Ok, if someone wants these, make a reasonable offer. Maybe what someone else has sold them for. I will not be using them but don't want to give them away.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By rwarre
Price reduced

Have had no takers at $400, so reducing the price to $325 shipping included. These are like new since I had them overhauled
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-16-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By rwarre
Trouble fitting

Have tried several times to get the ear piece fitted and though they do offer adifferent solution, I prefer my Zulu headset. I just spent $100 tomake sure they worked and would operate as they...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By rwarre
FS Halo headset

Just had this headset completele overhauled. $400
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-29-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 654
Posted By rwarre
pmags

yes, I have two pmags.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-29-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 654
Posted By rwarre
high cht egt

The Lycoming o320 on my RV7a runs great at full throttle and mixture at peak. When I reduce the RPM in cruise, the CHT and EGT began to climb. CHT reaches 402-406 and EGT 1250 - 1400. Other...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-17-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By rwarre
wtb headset

My DC headset has died and need an inexpensive something for a passenger. If you have something laying around that works and is reliable, let me know. Thanks in advance.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-22-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 722
Posted By rwarre
Plastic straw

I hold a plastic straw placed into the end of a vacuum. Works pretty good as long as you hold on tight to the straw.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-09-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,869
Posted By rwarre
Have extra

I have a couple of extra fittings from my build that I would like to pass on. Make me an offer. Anything reasonable.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-05-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,689
Posted By rwarre
Have similar

I have a O320 also with no letter before the serial number. I was told by Lycoming it is one of the first production models. It is a narrow deck, conical mount. I will take a pictire if you want.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By rwarre
Nosewheel tire

About a week ago I replaced my nosewheel tire and tube and when I went to the hangar today the tire was flat. I ordered a couple new tubes from Desser, but I am trying to decide if I need to take...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-01-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 583
Posted By rwarre
Nosewheel tire change

Since I live in a small town and am friends with just about everyone, I decided to use my tire guy's suggestion to let him break the bead on my nosewheel tire. I frequently buy my car tires from him...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 654
Posted By rwarre
LYCOMING SCHOOL

Signed up for the engine assembly class at Lycoming in PA. Something I always wanted to do. Anyone have any experience, comments?
Forum: ADS-B 01-21-2018, 03:44 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 28,448
Posted By rwarre
Software upgrade

Where on the ipad is the best place to save the software downloads so the echo can read them? ie., dropbox, pdf file, pages
Forum: ADS-B 01-14-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 28,448
Posted By rwarre
MGL

Anyone flying with an MGL Voyager, Odyssey, or IEFiS? I am getting traffic on my IPAD but am not seeing anything on the EFIS. I have my Garmin 430W for position source and only need one wire going...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,125
Posted By rwarre
Maybe solved

I think I may have found an answer to my issue. Have been flying in uncontrolled airspace at low altitude and the transponder may not be interrogated. Tell me if I am wrong.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,125
Posted By rwarre
adsb reports

Don't know if this has been discussed anywhere, so let me know if there is a thread. I installed the Uavionic's Echo to replace my Navworx Exp and have been able to get lat/long and altitude on my...
Forum: ADS-B 12-10-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 28,448
Posted By rwarre
Thanks

ok Thanks for the help.
Forum: ADS-B 12-09-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 28,448
Posted By rwarre
Flight test

Did a flight test after installing the Echo UAT, and upgrading the GNS430W to ADSB+. Tried to generate a report from the FAA website but got a message that the flight did not generate a report. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 576
Posted By rwarre
Video

I have a video I would like to share. What is the best way to post it?
Forum: RV-12 11-17-2017, 06:50 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 24,716
Posted By rwarre
430 plus?

Have been following the threads with the Echo installation and plan on doing the Garmin 430w RS232 out. What does it take to get the Garmin upgraded to have the "plus" added. Do I have to send in...
Forum: ADS-B 11-16-2017, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,755
Posted By rwarre
garmin 430

Will be using the Uavionics set-up which is pretty simple since all the wiring is in place from the Navworx. I only have to run a wire from my Garim 430 RS 232 out to the new box and should be set.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2017, 08:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 677
Posted By rwarre
GPS Antenna

Do GPS antenna go bad? Could figure out why my Auto Pilot wouldn't work while flying from Ind. to CO. yesterday. Discovered that my MGL Efis was not picking up any satellites and not referencing...
Forum: ADS-B 10-27-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,767
Posted By rwarre
Navworx AD

Information I found out about the AD if anyone is interested. The AD Number is 2017-11-11. The following is a portion of the AD.
(e) Required Actions
(1) Within 6 months, comply with either...
Forum: ADS-B 10-27-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,908
Posted By rwarre
Manual

I have an Navworx exp manual which only has 45 pages, so I am thinking my unit is not certified to be able to connect the 430 for ADS-B out. Would my FSDO be able to answer that question?
Forum: ADS-B 10-26-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,908
Posted By rwarre
Still a little confused

So if I have a Garmin 430w, can I use that for ADS-B out? How would you hook that up?
Forum: ADS-B 10-26-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,908
Posted By rwarre
Exp antenna

I bought Navworx exp version when it first came out and have an external GPS antenna connected. How does that differ fron the internal GPS if there is any difference.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 464
Posted By rwarre
FS o320

Want to find out if there would be interest in my engine before I do a over. Would sell it without the pmags, exhaust,and prop. O320 narrow deck, low compression case(not possible to make...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-05-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 606
Posted By rwarre
Albuquerque balloon fest

Anyone ever flown to the balloon festival? What airport? Where to stay? Any other comments.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-04-2017, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 994
Posted By rwarre
180 hp o320

Like to visit with anyone who has converted an o320 to 180hp. Currently have a o320 150hp, and looking at options for more hp.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 322
Posted By rwarre
touch up

Want to re-paint nose wheel pant and bottom cowling due to some scratches and blemishes from rocks on the stone taxiway. Has been painted with jet glo. I have the paint kit and my plan is to scuff,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-25-2017, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 687
Posted By rwarre
Not alone

Glad to find out that I am not alone with this problem.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-25-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 687
Posted By rwarre
exhaust or oil leak

http://i63.tinypic.com/9pmhsk.jpg

Trying to find where this black exhaust is coming from. Have had the cowling off and look everywhere on the engine but am at a standstill on what to do next. If...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-15-2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 552
Posted By rwarre
Still chasing oil streak

Having no luck finding out where the oil streak on my nose wheel is coming from. I thought oil was running down the tube and on to the pants, but I can't see anything that looks like black oil. I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2017, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 983
Posted By rwarre
Breather tube

Thanks for all the replys. The oil is coming out mostly where the fiberglass cowl meets the metal fuselage. I am wondering is would come out the whistle hole in my breather tube. Also found small...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-24-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 983
Posted By rwarre
oil streaks

Have oil on the left side of the cowling on my RV7a. Also some on the front wheel pant. The engine has 1000 hours on. I have check the engine and cannot find any leaks. Could this be a front seal?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2017, 11:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,260
Posted By rwarre
will share

I bought a tube of fuel lube when I did my first cond inspection. Still have quite a lot. I use it to lube my gas caps gaskets. I could put some in a plastic container and send it if you want. I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-16-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 761
Posted By rwarre
fiberglass help

Decided to redo my wheel pant fairings since I did such a poor job the first time. Used clay for my mold base and everything seemed to be going well until I looked closely at my finished product. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,374
Posted By rwarre
Cheap and easy

I use pvc pipe covered with foam on the outside which goes over the rudder. I stole the idea from someone else but it works great. Not much stress on anything and works in high winds, rain, etc. I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2017, 10:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,837
Posted By rwarre
My xperience

Had a flat nose wheel on my RV7a because when I put on the tube, it was pinched between the wheel halves. Small leak but eventually went flat.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2017, 10:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 568
Posted By rwarre
Kneeboard FS

So I bought this fancy kneeboard from Sporty's off a Christmas gift card, but found it to be a little too much bulk for the RV7. Would like to get $20 for it but I can't use it. You can see the...
Forum: Aircraft Camping 04-03-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,183
Posted By rwarre
Landing for HBC

I assume the active runway at SnF will be 9-27(my 1st time). What taxi route is used for HBC?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-01-2017, 02:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 722
Posted By rwarre
Bainbridge ga

Ayone know about BGE for transportation? Need an overnight stay on the way to SnF,
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-30-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 630
Posted By rwarre
o ring

Anyone have a spare o ring for the Cleveland brake piston. I have a leak and need to get it fixed before Sun n Fun. Thanks
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,080
Posted By rwarre
Stud Removed

I was ready to do major engine work, but found two nuts with lock washers attached. Used some heat(heatgun) on the stud and Kroil, came off with very little problem. Now a happier camper.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,080
Posted By rwarre
stud removal mags

Instead of removing the stud from the engine case to install the left Pmag, has anyone ever tried adding threads to the existing stud and cut off what is too long? I am having trouble with one...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-17-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,038
Posted By rwarre
Wiring gurus

Adding a 2nd Pmag. Used the AEC Z-11 for a template. Want to know if I can use the power wire on terminal 4 of the Left mag switch that goes to the starter to also power whay will be the 2nd pmag....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2017, 08:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 840
Posted By rwarre
Troubleshooting hard start

Starting to troubleshoot a starting problem. Lycoming O320 1 slick mag and 1 pmag. 950 hours Has started fine in the past but recently take longer for the engine to fire. Need advice on what to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,334
Posted By rwarre
Oakley

Recently purchased Oaley prescription, non-polarized, blue lenses. (Insurance paid) work better than anything I have tried so far.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-21-2017, 08:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,367
Posted By rwarre
Chasing black streaks

Have had black streaks where the top cowling fastens to the metal reinforcing piece. I have camlok fasteners. I determined that the vibrations of the engine are causing the problem and wonder if I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-13-2017, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,181
Posted By rwarre
Nashville

Flying to Nashville tomorrow JWN on my way to SC. Any comments on the Tune airfield?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-03-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,113
Posted By rwarre
Low CHT

I have two cylinders(#2,#3) with low cht readings. 70 to 100 My EGT's are all real close on all the cylinders (1300). Oil pressure and oil temperature is normal for the cold weather. Engine runs...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2017, 10:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,198
Posted By rwarre
Decided on different route

I thought this might be safer. 2V5 - Axx - Fmn - Vgt Not in any big hurry to loose money.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,198
Posted By rwarre
Rollins pass

Planning a trip from Eastern Co to Las. My route would be West from Den following the road to Eldora and then through Rollins pass to Kremling and then Las. Flying at 14000. Anyone ever taken that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-21-2016, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,696
Posted By rwarre
Great idea

I would like to be able to get in touch with more RVer's from Colorado also
since out here on the plains, I am pretty isolated.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-20-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,318
Posted By rwarre
best ear buds and placement

Recently purchased the Halo headset. Having trouble eliminating the low frequency and thought it might be either the wrong ear bud or how I put them in my ears. Anyone have any procedures that work...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-04-2016, 08:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,211
Posted By rwarre
Spark plug wire question

Have read some of the threads about replacing the ends of spark plug wires. The nut that screws on to the spark plug on my RV(lyc o320) split and I want to know if I can fix the end or do I have to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,073
Posted By rwarre
Stick on greeley

Having starting problems. Need jumper cables or tricle charge 970 5971462
Forum: Safety 11-15-2016, 06:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 18,255
Posted By rwarre
Awos

Went flying yesterday to do some "touch and goes". The awos reported overcast at two hundred feet. The were some very very thin clouds. This happen one other time when I was returning from a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 644
Posted By rwarre
Loose rivets

After six years of flying my rv7a, I have noticed that some of the rivets that attach the hinges to the cowl have vibrated loose and are making black shreaks on the plane surface. Is it best just to...
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