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Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 10-12-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Ross, Referencing the nomenclature on the two...

Ross,

Referencing the nomenclature on the two LEDís depicted on the top of the CPI2, are those LEDS meant to identify the main power source vs the auxiliary power source? Main battery/aux battery?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 10-11-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Great to see some progress. Any info you are...

Great to see some progress. Any info you are willing to share about price points & buttonology?

Howís the aux battery tray coming along? How soon will it be ready for the market place?

Missed...
Forum: Reviews 09-29-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,086
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Gary, I was reviewing this thread as itís nearly...

Gary,

I was reviewing this thread as itís nearly time for another set of tires on my RV-8. I noticed I never acknowledged and thanked you for your response to my post. I sincerely value your...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-24-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,871
Posted By Chkaharyer99
I was a tire kicker. Now Iím an RV-8 owner. No...

I was a tire kicker. Now Iím an RV-8 owner. No kicky, no buy ie.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,661
Posted By Chkaharyer99
:rolleyes:

:rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,008
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Dynon Dave and Associates, It was my great honor...

Dynon Dave and Associates,

It was my great honor and privilege to act as crew chief for my friend Lee Ulrich, #101, a turbo charged angle valve IO-360, Vans RV-7, called the "General Lee".

My job...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-11-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,008
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Dynon Support Metal Mafia@Reno Air Races

I want to acknowledge the folks at Dynon for their generous support of the Sport Class at the 2018 Reno Air Races.

Dynon generously provided the Sport Class A large well equipped hospitality tent. ...
Forum: ADS-B 08-22-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,355
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Yes. Jump if you have the need and the money. ...

Yes. Jump if you have the need and the money.

I have a GTX 345 in my RV-8. I like it but...

Knowing what I know now, if I had to do it all again, I would get the GTX 335 for the discount and...
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 08-06-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 706
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Greg, any idea what actually fails inside the...

Greg, any idea what actually fails inside the pump? Impeller, bearings, motor or maybe a combination there of? Have you opened it up? If so, what do the components look like?

Great write up. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,783
Posted By Chkaharyer99
I was on the fence until I looked at your trip...

I was on the fence until I looked at your trip report (http://www.vansairforce.com/communit...d.php?t=142640)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-24-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,093
Posted By Chkaharyer99
A chair and more. For a price. EAA The...

A chair and more. For a price.

EAA

The Aviators Club is your place to relax, chill, chow down, and watch the air show from the best seats around.

Open Monday through Saturday during...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-14-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Steve, 1. Agreed. 2. Copy. Would you use 6...

Steve,

1. Agreed.

2. Copy. Would you use 6 ounce cloth or something else? I have West Systems Epoxy.

3. Copy.

4. Agreed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-14-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Steve, I see you added an exterior bump hump...

Steve,

I see you added an exterior bump hump just below the inlet. On the inside there is a groove.

Pretty cleaver. I think I understand your thinking with that addition. Correct me if Iím...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 07-13-2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Any updates? My brand new in the box CPI...

Any updates? My brand new in the box CPI firewall forward is awaiting its new CPI 2 controller and backup battery.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Looks great Steve.

Looks great Steve.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thank you. I was going to ask more questions but...

Thank you. I was going to ask more questions but looked here ( www.darinanderson.com ) and saw your process. Nice work. Thanks again.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Darin, Will you put the carbon fiber on the...

Darin,

Will you put the carbon fiber on the inside or outside or both inside and outside.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By Chkaharyer99
2. Non-counterbalanced crank and constant speed...

2. Non-counterbalanced crank and constant speed prop. No prop issues/failure.

Titan IO-360 Parallel valve. 9:1 compression.

Hartzell metal blended airfoil with B-hub.

Approximately 800 hours on...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Probably not if the fiberglass layup was done on...

Probably not if the fiberglass layup was done on the inside of the 3D plug. On a one piece unit, the vane would trap the fiberglass layup making release of the layup very difficult.

Maybe the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
You do great work! Fast too! I saw your PM. ...

You do great work! Fast too! I saw your PM. Agreed.

I sent you an email with modifications.

Thanks again.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-10-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thank you! Understood regarding ABS temperature...

Thank you!

Understood regarding ABS temperature limitations. I have a sketch. I can email it to you.

I would like to use the 3D ABS model as a plug for a fiberglass oil cooler plenum.

Check...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-10-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 150,623
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Steve, Iíve been following this thread and...

Steve,

Iíve been following this thread and appreciate your talent.

I think there might be a market for an oil cooler plenum to accommodate those who remote mount oil coolers. An alternative to...
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-07-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,370
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Not sure what model Hartzell you have. This...

Not sure what model Hartzell you have.

This link may be of interest to you if you have this prop commonly used on RV's: https://www.vansaircraft.com/pdf/Hartzell_c2yr.pdf


New Hartzell "Blended...
Forum: Safety 07-04-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 923
Posted By Chkaharyer99
ForeFlight

ForeFlight
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-23-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 979
Posted By Chkaharyer99
I believe Skylor is correct. I have an...

I believe Skylor is correct.

I have an Aviation Products tailwheel fork on my RV-8. Itís pretty stout. It originally had a larger diameter (six inch?) wheel. I replaced the large wheel with a...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-20-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,037
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thanks Bruce. Great write up and picks.

Thanks Bruce. Great write up and picks.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-20-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,037
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Is the installation included with the purchase?

Is the installation included with the purchase?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 06-14-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Wait a minute. You mean to tell me after Iíve...

Wait a minute. You mean to tell me after Iíve waited all this time your not going to offer the CPI2 in ďgreenĒ.

I appreciate the extra testing and transparency Ross.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-13-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,459
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Mehrdad, Did you paint your 7A? It looked...

Mehrdad,

Did you paint your 7A? It looked great. If not, who painted it?

Charlie
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-07-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 106,556
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Big shout out to Ms. Laura. Congratulations! ...

Big shout out to Ms. Laura. Congratulations! Possibly a plane of her own. What’s it going to be? Vans, Rans or ?

One thing for sure, The sky will be a lot brighter with Ms. Laura piloting...
Forum: Reviews 05-27-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,188
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Buying QT Halo online from factory

I own and use a Quiet Technologies Halo headset. I absolutely love them and want a second set.

Recently I went to the website to purchase another Halo headset but found they will not except an...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-25-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Outstanding Ross. Iím an advocate of fully...

Outstanding Ross.

Iím an advocate of fully automatic switching.

The display looks good. Font size and color looks right. The flashing display idea for a visual low voltage alert seems right.

Did...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-25-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Excellent. Can the CPI2 Be manually switched...

Excellent.

Can the CPI2 Be manually switched to select one battery over the other?

Does it matter what battery chemistry one uses?

Can battery chemistry be mixed, for example, AGM lead acid...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-25-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Is the battery switchover circuit testable? If...

Is the battery switchover circuit testable? If so, how?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,586
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thanks for all the great responses. I should...

Thanks for all the great responses.

I should have included that some of our wives are flying commercial into Appleton where they will pick up rental cars that must be returned to Appleton.

Our...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-09-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 421
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Yes. Itís an interference fit. B&C recommended...

Yes. Itís an interference fit. B&C recommended I file off a small portion of the rear casing on the starter. I also had to file off a little material from my Bendix. The distance between the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,586
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Appleton (KATW) vs Oshkosh (KOSH)

Four RVís flying to Airventure 2018 from NorCal. Expect to depart NorCal Wednesday or Thursday prior and arrive KOSH or KATW Friday or Saturday prior. Two of us have landed at KOSH in the past, two...
Forum: GPS 04-24-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,462
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thanks Steve. Thatís great news. Hoping Garmin...

Thanks Steve. Thatís great news.

Hoping Garmin will provide software updates for the GTX 345 at Oshkosh this year.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,468
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Apple Iphone X with Foreflight connected via...

Apple Iphone X with Foreflight connected via bluetooth to a Garmin GTX345 (ADS-B In/Out).

I favor my Garmin Aera 660 hard wired to my GTX 345.
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-07-2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,883
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Otis, Great write up. I'm considering the...

Otis,

Great write up.

I'm considering the BC462-H option to replace my belt driven PP 60A alternator.

Did you conduct any test using the BC462-H as your only altenator without the cooling shroud? ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-05-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,164
Posted By Chkaharyer99
I just received three of the previously...

I just received three of the previously identified ďScary Certified LettersĒ from the FAA. The letters all indicate the following:

ďThis correspondence letter is to notify you that the FAA has...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 03-30-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Great news. Thanks Ross.

Great news. Thanks Ross.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 03-30-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Any updates or additional info on the subject of...

Any updates or additional info on the subject of overvoltage? Howís the testing coming?
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-30-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,766
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Enjoyed your video. Can you recommend an...

Enjoyed your video.

Can you recommend an aerobatics instructor in the West?

Thanks,

Charlie
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 03-21-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
- Past performance and reliability has been...

- Past performance and reliability has been impeccable.
- New design testing has been very transparent. Whenever something doesnít agree with Rossí very high standard for reliability he admits it to...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 03-20-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Dark gray. Gunmetal.

Dark gray.

Gunmetal.
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-11-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,563
Posted By Chkaharyer99
I replaced a broken Skytec Lightweight starter on...

I replaced a broken Skytec Lightweight starter on my RV-8 (IO-360) with the B&C starter.

In my case it wasn't a drop in, no hassel, replacement. I had to modify the snorkel to accomodate the offset...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 03-11-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Ross, Please send me a copy. I’d also like more...

Ross,

Please send me a copy.

I’d also like more details about your blind mount option. Pictures?
Forum: Fuel Injection Systems 03-04-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,235
Posted By Chkaharyer99
"Simple" for who? The builder/supplier or the...

"Simple" for who? The builder/supplier or the operator/pilot?

"Is it wise to add many layers of complexity for events which almost never happen?"

It depends on your prespective.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 02-28-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thanks Ross. Will a dual system be packaged in...

Thanks Ross.

Will a dual system be packaged in one box or two?

Whatís your estimate of the box size?

What will the box be made of?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 02-28-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Will the main board depicted operate one ignition...

Will the main board depicted operate one ignition or two?
Forum: ADS-B 02-21-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,630
Posted By Chkaharyer99
My RV 8 is equipped with an AFS 4500 and I...

My RV 8 is equipped with an AFS 4500 and I contemplated a simular ADSB decision.

I decided to go with the Garmin 660 and Garmin ADSB in/Out option by way of a GTX 345 because the GDL 82 and 51/52...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 02-13-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thanks Ross. If Iím not already on that waiting...

Thanks Ross.

If Iím not already on that waiting list, please add me.

Thank you,
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 02-13-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
CPI 2 Features Iím hoping for. All the features...

CPI 2 Features Iím hoping for.

All the features of the CPI 1, plus:

- Reduced controller/display size expected to fit panels with limited space.

- Improved brighter display.

- Audio/visual alerts.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-06-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,611
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Jim or anyone using the new GDL 51/52 How did...

Jim or anyone using the new GDL 51/52

How did you decide to mount the SXM antenna?

Can you please share your experience with your GDL 52’s and compatible displays. Especially interfaced with the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-03-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,929
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Is Electronic injection ďThereĒ? It certainly...

Is Electronic injection ďThereĒ?

It certainly appears to be in the case of the Vans RV12IS. ECU/fedec FI in the Rotax 912.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-28-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,297
Posted By Chkaharyer99
From: VAF Forums > RV Firewall Forward Section >...

From: VAF Forums > RV Firewall Forward Section > Fuel Injection Systems > Caleb lesher SDS EFI RV-7A

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/newreply.php?do=newreply&p=1154922
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-26-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Thanks for the progress report. Having bought...

Thanks for the progress report. Having bought the CPI FF components, Iím looking forward to your new CPI2 modules. I sincerely appreciate your transparency on all things SDS. It was a factor in my...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-23-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 64,422
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Dan, Thanks for posting your findings on your...

Dan,

Thanks for posting your findings on your circuit.

Have you established probable cause for the diminished storage capacity of your small battery?

Your voltmeter placement and button look...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-09-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,638
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Showplanes is now producing the oil cooler mount...

Showplanes is now producing the oil cooler mount depicted in the first post of this thread for RV-8 equipped with Lycoming 360 parallel valve engines using the AirFlow Systems 2006X Oil Cooler.

The...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-06-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Are the optional backup battery trays fabricated...

Are the optional backup battery trays fabricated yet? Is there a drawing? Do you have a price set for the battery tray with ATO fuse holder and wire leads/connectors?

I appreciate the low/high...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 01-05-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 25,213
Posted By Chkaharyer99
Any new information on the backup/aux battery...

Any new information on the backup/aux battery option(s)?

Will there be an audio and/or visual low/high voltage alert?
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