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Forum: Electrical Systems 10-02-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 37,160
Posted By Jasonm
That is exactly the same thing they told me when...

That is exactly the same thing they told me when mine failed at 100 hrs.
Forum: RV-10 09-26-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,737
Posted By Jasonm
I really like it and yes, a boot does cover the...

I really like it and yes, a boot does cover the terminals very well. I ended up putting a stainless doubler along with nutplates on the inside of my firewall.
Forum: RV-10 09-25-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,737
Posted By Jasonm
I used this for my firewall battery cable pass...

I used this for my firewall battery cable pass through.

https://www.amazon.com/Red-Remote-Battery-Terminal/dp/B012V06RBW/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1537916897&sr=8-3&keywords=firewall+terminal
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-10-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,473
Posted By Jasonm
Gil, I installed the exact panel in my 10 and...

Gil,
I installed the exact panel in my 10 and located the 625 in that center section and have zero issues with it's field of view. That center section is canted to the left for better visibility.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-29-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,333
Posted By Jasonm
Looks like the 6.50 update has been posted on...

Looks like the 6.50 update has been posted on Garmin's site. Who's going to be the first to install?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,593
Posted By Jasonm
Same here. Every single thing on my plane grounds...

Same here. Every single thing on my plane grounds to the forest of tabs on the cool side of the firewall and then that post grounds to my engine cradle and the engine itself.
Forum: Painting your RV 08-10-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,171
Posted By Jasonm
Hey John, I have Tri-Line tape in my hangar if...

Hey John,
I have Tri-Line tape in my hangar if you need it.
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-07-2018, 05:00 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 37,160
Posted By Jasonm
My PP 60A failed at 103 hours. Internal windings...

My PP 60A failed at 103 hours. Internal windings burnt. PP has it now for their diagnosis.
Forum: RV-10 07-23-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 750
Posted By Jasonm
Same here. One for the sensor to feed the G3X...

Same here. One for the sensor to feed the G3X panel and the other for the lightspeed ignition.
Forum: RV-10 07-23-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 750
Posted By Jasonm
With most modern avionics you will use that third...

With most modern avionics you will use that third port for your MAP sensor, so don't cut it off.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-19-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,670
Posted By Jasonm
Steve, For those not going to OSH this year, is...

Steve,
For those not going to OSH this year, is the update available for download? When I wired my panel, I wired the DB9 connector to my GTX 23ES just to be able to do these updates.

Thanks
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-18-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,333
Posted By Jasonm
THANK YOU GARMIN!!! Sorry for the CAPS, but this...

THANK YOU GARMIN!!!
Sorry for the CAPS, but this is great news!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,405
Posted By Jasonm
+1 to that and an ice pick to line things up.

+1 to that and an ice pick to line things up.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 10,975
Posted By Jasonm
Fantastic

And just moments before I cut my wing skins too!!

Paul-
I've been flying with your -10 kit for a year now. What's the cost to swap out?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-07-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,200
Posted By Jasonm
Staying at AVL but bought a house in Arden

Staying at AVL but bought a house in Arden
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-07-2018, 05:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,200
Posted By Jasonm
Hey John, I wish I would have seen this post...

Hey John,
I wish I would have seen this post earlier, I have a laptop in the hangar you are welcome to use. Been busy prepping for the move.
Forum: RV-10 04-17-2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,241
Posted By Jasonm
Hi Yuri, I'm in Asheville and would be happy to...

Hi Yuri,
I'm in Asheville and would be happy to demo my 10. Feel free to text or PM me. 828-551-5453
Forum: RV-10 04-09-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,763
Posted By Jasonm
I picked up my baggage door lock from my local...

I picked up my baggage door lock from my local Camping World. Any RV (recreational vehicle) would have them. Mine is made by Sherwood.
Forum: RV-10 03-30-2018, 05:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,342
Posted By Jasonm
Stainless braided lines the entire way from...

Stainless braided lines the entire way from TSFlightlines. Tom was fantastic to work with!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-06-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,125
Posted By Jasonm
I will say, there is a fair amount of waste with...

I will say, there is a fair amount of waste with vinyl. If you're a noob (me) there's even more.

So far I've wrapped:
Gear Leg Fairings
Wing Tips
Ailerons
Flaps
Wing Access Panels

And I'm into it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-06-2018, 05:01 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,125
Posted By Jasonm
After looking at the complexity of the ends of...

After looking at the complexity of the ends of the ailerons I decided to paint them first. I masked the skins off leaving about a 1/16th exposed and painted gloss white. The rest was wrapped using...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-05-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,105
Posted By Jasonm
Kurt, What kind of external antenna did you use...

Kurt,
What kind of external antenna did you use for your G5?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-21-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 699
Posted By Jasonm
It does fit the Garmin pitot. I used the same one...

It does fit the Garmin pitot. I used the same one on my 10.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-19-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 14,727
Posted By Jasonm
Yep, I have the 305 too.

Yep, I have the 305 too.
Forum: RV-10 02-18-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,018
Posted By Jasonm
I'm in Asheville with my -10 that was airworthy...

I'm in Asheville with my -10 that was airworthy in July '17. If you're ever at the Asheville Regional Airport, text me. 828-551-5453. Hangar 105
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-18-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 14,727
Posted By Jasonm
Not sure about anyone else but I'd be happy to...

Not sure about anyone else but I'd be happy to lose the QWERTY keyboard function if my autopilot would work again. I save all the installation files for these updates. Can one reinstall 5.60 if you...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-18-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 14,727
Posted By Jasonm
I was just up and verified I too have the same...

I was just up and verified I too have the same issue. I don't have auto trim enabled and am no longer seeing the "trim up" or "trim down" alerts on my panel. Prior to the latest update everything...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-08-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,010
Posted By Jasonm
Dang it! Beat me to it.

Dang it! Beat me to it.
Forum: RV-10 02-02-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,763
Posted By Jasonm
I took the metal shroud off and removed (with a...

I took the metal shroud off and removed (with a dremel) a small piece of metal separating the two square openings effectively creating one larger, rectangular opening. From there just compress the...
Forum: RV-10 02-02-2018, 05:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,763
Posted By Jasonm
Simple Solution

I used a piece of the ribbed nylon tubing I had leftover. Yes, you want to direct the air to the heat sink, any place else is not effective. Sorry for the rotated picture, TinyPic feels this is the...
Forum: RV-10 02-01-2018, 05:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,235
Posted By Jasonm
Simple Green

I tried this on the belly and was really impressed on how well it works. Could be used elsewhere too.

http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/cspages/09-00809.php?clickkey=9276
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,125
Posted By Jasonm
Make sure the surface is VERY clean. I used 90%...

Make sure the surface is VERY clean. I used 90% isopropyl alcohol in a spray bottle and lint free micro-cloths.

Wrapping the tips was done in two pieces. The seem is just on the bottom side of the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2018, 05:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,125
Posted By Jasonm
I too decided to wrap rather than paint. Also...

I too decided to wrap rather than paint. Also using the 3M 1080 film. There are a few tricks to learn like when to use heat and when to not along with where to start applying the film when it comes...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-19-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By Jasonm
It might help to email the Garmin team...

It might help to email the Garmin team directly.
g3xpert@garmin.com
Forum: Reviews 12-19-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,280
Posted By Jasonm
Good to know, thanks.

Good to know, thanks.
Forum: Reviews 12-18-2017, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,280
Posted By Jasonm
I'm curious when this new design was revealed. I...

I'm curious when this new design was revealed. I bought his kit about two years ago for my 10 and will be checking out if anything changed. Thanks for posting.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-14-2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,072
Posted By Jasonm
I would ask Stein, they would know.

I would ask Stein, they would know.
Forum: RV-10 11-11-2017, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 946
Posted By Jasonm
can you post a few pictures of them?

can you post a few pictures of them?
Forum: RV-10 11-11-2017, 03:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,713
Posted By Jasonm
I had the same thing happen to me after...

I had the same thing happen to me after refueling. Really got my attention! It dissipated shortly after I reached pattern altitude. I attribute the odor to the tanks being full.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-25-2017, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By Jasonm
I would think a magnetometer would be accepted...

I would think a magnetometer would be accepted too. Isn't a compass just a simple magnetometer?
Forum: RV-10 10-24-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,874
Posted By Jasonm
I did try this and was very uneasy with the...

I did try this and was very uneasy with the stability of the plane. Even though I lifted just to get a tire off the ground it was too shaky. I ended up using a 3' 6x6 and rubber pad on top of my...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-11-2017, 01:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,389
Posted By Jasonm
None of the links are working for me either, even...

None of the links are working for me either, even the older ones.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-05-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,439
Posted By Jasonm
6.41 Posted

Looks like 6.41 has been posted. I logged into my Fly Garmin account and it's under the link "Additional software for your G3X Touch"
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 10-04-2017, 05:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 619
Posted By Jasonm
Hi Brad, I'm not sure if anyone has contacted you...

Hi Brad,
I'm not sure if anyone has contacted you regarding your questions but some of us run LSE ignitions. Maybe post your questions here.
Forum: RV-10 09-13-2017, 05:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By Jasonm
Here are a few pics of how I mounted my prefilter...

Here are a few pics of how I mounted my prefilter in the tunnel.

https://photos.app.goo.gl/3wmzCx8ksz8AI33z2

https://photos.app.goo.gl/orUx1uzpIjNzayEj2

I used a piece 2024 Z angle I picked up...
Forum: RV-10 09-12-2017, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By Jasonm
Hey Steve, I'll take a few pics tomorrow but feel...

Hey Steve,
I'll take a few pics tomorrow but feel free to PM me and we'll set something up if you want to check out my 10 at AVL.
Forum: RV-10 09-11-2017, 03:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,383
Posted By Jasonm
The reverse gear on mine runs about the same as...

The reverse gear on mine runs about the same as first gear forward. I have five forward gears on mine and run in third most of the time.
Forum: RV-10 09-11-2017, 05:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,383
Posted By Jasonm
I converted a snowblower into a tug for my 10....

I converted a snowblower into a tug for my 10. Works really well for one person and can covert it back in 30 minutes or...
Forum: RV-10 09-07-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,733
Posted By Jasonm
Exactly! I've got lots of great info once again...

Exactly!
I've got lots of great info once again from others here and am anxious to try it.

Thanks all!
Forum: RV-10 09-05-2017, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,733
Posted By Jasonm
Sorry about that, knowing the ignitions would...

Sorry about that, knowing the ignitions would help.
Current ignition setup is one Lightspeed and one mag without the SlickStart module. I always start on the Lightspeed and then turn the key switch...
Forum: RV-10 09-05-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,733
Posted By Jasonm
Thanks for the info guys. I hadn't been...

Thanks for the info guys. I hadn't been attempting a hot start in the manner described and it's obviously why my starts are very rich. I'll try the methods posted.
Forum: RV-10 09-05-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,733
Posted By Jasonm
Help with hot starts

Hi all,
I could really use some help on hot starting my IO540. It seems no matter what I do from priming to not priming to holding my tongue a certain way that nothing works.

I can finally get it to...
Forum: RV-10 08-31-2017, 05:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,850
Posted By Jasonm
Congrats Fredrik! You are going to love the -10....

Congrats Fredrik!
You are going to love the -10. I just finished mine a few months ago and still have the RV grin.

BTW-
I loved the idea of wiring a hobbs meter to your lights in the hangar! :D
Forum: RV-10 08-17-2017, 08:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,829
Posted By Jasonm
As someone who has the same configuration you do,...

As someone who has the same configuration you do, I can attest to the fact you must remove the spinner and the two "lower" (usually at 4 and 7 o'clock) spinner brackets that attach behind the blades...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-12-2017, 05:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,346
Posted By Jasonm
I'm right in the middle of this process now....

I'm right in the middle of this process now. Using UV Smooth Prime and really like it. It gets rolled on with a foam roller, 3 coats (20 minutes between coats) and then sand.

More details from...
Forum: RV-10 08-10-2017, 05:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,385
Posted By Jasonm
Correct, the rear seats arrive ready to install....

Correct, the rear seats arrive ready to install. You'll need to provide the hook and loop strips. The front seats are just the covers that you will install over your existing foam. SFSA should have...
Forum: RV-10 08-08-2017, 09:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,385
Posted By Jasonm
I removed all the embedded pictures and provided...

I removed all the embedded pictures and provided a link to the album.
Forum: RV-10 08-08-2017, 08:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,385
Posted By Jasonm
South Florida Sport Aviation Seat Install

I recently installed a set of leather seats from South Florida Sport Aviation and wanted to share my thoughts and results with everyone.

First off, I am in no way affiliated with SFSA other than a...
Forum: RV-10 07-24-2017, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,366
Posted By Jasonm
This is from the B and C Aero wiring...

This is from the B and C Aero wiring diagram.

"I" terminal is not normally used. You can use this terminal to drive a "Starter Engarged" light on the panel.

Here's the...
Forum: Interiors 07-13-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,819
Posted By Jasonm
Wow, does that look great! I only wish you all...

Wow, does that look great! I only wish you all made something like this for the 10.

Nice job!!
Forum: RV-10 07-07-2017, 07:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By Jasonm
Great, thanks for the reply Vic. PM sent.

Great, thanks for the reply Vic. PM sent.
Forum: RV-10 07-07-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By Jasonm
Prop Balancing

Anyone know where I can take my 10 to get the prop balanced? I'm based in Asheville, NC.

Thanks
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