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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-25-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,464
Posted By GAHco
We have these oversize rivets

We have these oversize rivets typically
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,358
Posted By GAHco
for low amounts

I use a marson handgun for small jobs
we have small packs of 10 and 25 packs
call Tamara 805-239-3169

I am off site today.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-18-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 24,525
Posted By GAHco
RFT-37 degree

The ones we sell and are to be utilized for stainless steel anealed material:eek:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,447
Posted By GAHco
Wink thanks

We have a good a assortment of these washers.
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-05-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,391
Posted By GAHco
Wink NAS514 screws

Tougher than most 4-40 counter sunk screws for wing tips.
get a new #1 phillips bit.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,751
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up MS21046 GOOD STUFF

800 degree Allmetal,Dry Lubed.SPS or equivilant
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-02-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,332
Posted By GAHco
Thanks

Thanks for all the opportunities, I will evaluate from of them.
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-01-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,332
Posted By GAHco
Thanks

that looks very well, get lt in the sky!
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-31-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,332
Posted By GAHco
Question Thanks

I was born in Baton Rouge !

Thanks for the know how.

particully where did you fasten the unit
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-31-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,332
Posted By GAHco
Question VP-X Pro or Sport version

Where did you mount it?
how did it work for your circumstance?

Thanks for the info you may supply.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-25-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,581
Posted By GAHco
Smile Awesome

You will finish before I will, but lt still FUN
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-24-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,581
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up Thanks Jan

I am taking a month to work on my RV6.

This should get it closer to the sky.
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-07-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,578
Posted By GAHco
Red face My guess a missing .............

A miss match of washers somewhere near the motor mount
Forum: Primers 05-25-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,974
Posted By GAHco
Wink What I did with Azco Noble

I applied the paint/coating /using a supplied air respirater Hobby Air.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,758
Posted By GAHco
Wink Excess powder coating

I had to ream the motor mount on the inside of bolt tubes, be cautious.
Forum: RV-14 05-20-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,860
Posted By GAHco
They make larger ones too!

They make them of other materials also.:cool:
Forum: RV-14 05-09-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,265
Posted By GAHco
Call my Interernational rep, Julie Ramos 805-239-3169

Julie will explain the legitimate fee charges.
Forum: RV-14 05-07-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,265
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up Good call!

Thanks for the over torqued issue,that could leave someone in the dirt:eek:
Forum: RV-14 05-07-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,265
Posted By GAHco
Wink It's your thing,do what you wanna do!

You can use bolts over,but inspect them.
The bolts (new) have a goldish look.
Serviceable ones in use may look like grayish after being used.
They may begin gold and still be perfectly airworthy.
The...
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-01-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,693
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up Bendix 1200 Mags

In my other world when I was an IA A&P and maintained a 310r 421 Golden Eagle I was the one whom rebuild the mags.

The 421C was pressurized and saw high altitude.

Take care of the mags by the book...
Forum: RV-6/6A 04-22-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 743
Posted By GAHco
Vans Electrical Harness RV-6

Let me know how you liked / dis-liked.

Did it save time for the value you you expected ?

Is there better from other vendors ?

:cool:
Forum: Tools 04-02-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,035
Posted By GAHco
Let me know what Rigid has to say

Rigid will hopefully enlighten the situation ;)
Forum: Tools 04-02-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,035
Posted By GAHco
Cool Are you following tried & true

http://www.gen-aircraft-hardware.com/images/pdf/GAHco_Flaring_Stainless_Tubing.pdf
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-10-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,628
Posted By GAHco
Wink Disagreed

The AN 509 / MS24694 have the same strength as an AN Bolt, 125 ksi.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-10-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 23,783
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up Have Nas Bolts for gear, standard and oversize

Depending on your model.

Nas6605-24 or Nas6605-29 standard diameters

add an (X) at the end for 1/64th oversize

We have the right reamers.

I do not know the hardware for the Ten model.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-18-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,190
Posted By GAHco
Wink Hole or no hole

The A denotes NO hole in the threads
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-15-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,943
Posted By GAHco
Red face Sorry I was tired yesterday. The correct 1st...

Sorry I was tired yesterday.

The correct 1st oversize is NAS6605-29x (.016)

Also I have times sold NAS6605-29y (.0325)

And various other over sizes.

I hope this helps.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-14-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,943
Posted By GAHco
Wink Nas bolts & the right reamers!

NAS6605-29 for normal installation with an all metal lock nut.

If your legs are loose we have the right reamer
and the oversize NAS6605-29x (1/64) oversize

We have many hardware solutions.
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-01-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,335
Posted By GAHco
Easy

I made six inch thick styrofoam blocks to fit in the cavitys in the tail cone, pretty cozy. Take them out before you fly :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-15-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,029
Posted By GAHco
Wow

The original person should be called Mister Holes:eek:

Best wishes. The spar should replaced with new and ask vans for no holes so you can match the rest of the airframe.





Other than that Mrs...
Forum: Reviews 11-26-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,667
Posted By GAHco
Cleveland, some of the pioneers!

They do things right.

Their products are high quality.

We sell and use many of their items, Keep it up Cleveland !!!:cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up This will help !

http://www.gen-aircraft-hardware.com/images/pdf/ms20257.pdf
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-24-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,113
Posted By GAHco
Tinnerman and Simular washers

Click on the link

Most of them on the shelf, take a look!



http://www.gen-aircraft-hardware.com/images/pdf/specialwash.pdf
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-23-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,614
Posted By GAHco
Exclamation Caution: Business is not always easy, or simple, I Know!

No one will agree to what is fair all the time, but business' try to be fair and helpful without giving customers bad memories.

Business will progress and be helpful or not, and so will it be with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-12-2013, 09:45 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 20,139
Posted By GAHco
Sorry

You get the prize for crappiest post:o

Very funny, only from a distance oooooO
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-07-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,447
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up It is all right here, Specialty Washers !

http://www.gen-aircraft-hardware.com/images/pdf/specialwash.pdf
Forum: RV-12 10-06-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,826
Posted By GAHco
Mmmm,,,

It did not look like an AN525 to me :confused:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 21,660
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up BOLTS NAS6603 & NAS6604......

Close tolerance

160 to 180 ksi

readily available

drilled or not for many configurations

Standard AN bolts 125 ksi.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,516
Posted By GAHco
Cool I cant wait !

I am working on the canopy, closer to the finish line.

need all the electronics next........


Congrats on the 1st flight!
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-20-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,805
Posted By GAHco
Better 4-40's

NAS514's hold up as they are made of higher tensile steel.:p
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-13-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,763
Posted By GAHco
That is what I am aiming for !

I am going to follow Stein, I trust his experience.

Small fin and rudder.
:)
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-11-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,170
Posted By GAHco
Wink Thats what I did

It's been years but here is what I did.

After the 470 rivets are bucked, tape the fairing very carefully in place all around.


then I utilized a very small ball peen hammer on the flat side by...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,173
Posted By GAHco
Question Maybe ....

Did you de-burr each hole in the stack of each skin layer?
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-31-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,202
Posted By GAHco
try Stein

I believe they will make a custom panels.;)
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-29-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,854
Posted By GAHco
Thanks Guys

I will be trying to make the forward windshield behave;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,720
Posted By GAHco
Worklng on my Six

Putting in the slider this afternoon!
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-28-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,854
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up Canopy cut successfully

I have a slow build RV6 and I feel it is a mile stone in my 15 +Years of fun!

I have cut the canopy cut successfully:)
Forum: RV-14 07-25-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 78,173
Posted By GAHco
Wink 25416

Rv6 slow build

on to the canopy
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,332
Posted By GAHco
Smile Thin Skin

I suggest dimpling!
Forum: RV-12 07-13-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,499
Posted By GAHco
Wink You might need remind me!

I will try to get the basic torque specs for popular nutplates when I get to work Monday.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 07-10-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,282
Posted By GAHco
Good to here you...

I am bad at names, but I remember that I, Jim and you had lunch.

We went to my house and you and Jim took a look at what I was progress for that day.

Come on by and see the slowest progress, but...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 07-09-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,282
Posted By GAHco
Always a friend

Even though he lived many hours away, he liked to pop in at Paso Robles just to see how my six was progressing.

He laughed alot and gave good advice.

Sometimes we would go to the Odyssey...
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-08-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,473
Posted By GAHco
A thought ......

Bolts should only painted after they are cleaned and installed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,856
Posted By GAHco
My GarageMahal !

28 ft wide, 40 ft long, 10 ft high.

40,000 btu on natural gas.

20 ft x 10 ft heavy duty Kinear metal door with electric lift.:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,223
Posted By GAHco
5052 in stock

http://www.gen-aircraft-hardware.com/store.asp?subcat_id=606&category=Seamless+Aluminum&breadCrumb=Seamless+Aluminum%20-%3E%20Tubing&menuID=293~294~294&id=295


We have it and it is very popular,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-07-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,678
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up doubler

I put .032 doublers inside the mounting area of the antenna.
Make sure it is well grounded
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-27-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,279
Posted By GAHco
Thumbs up Thanks for the appreciation!

I have not seen better than the rigid flare tool, unless you get the full hydraulic setup.

Never flare heat treated and hardened material using a hand operated flaring tool.
with what we are doing...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-24-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,279
Posted By GAHco
This should get you good flares if you follow directions

http://www.gen-aircraft-hardware.com/Flaring_Stainless_Steel_Tubing.asp

I hope you find the information helpful for you :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2013, 08:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,437
Posted By GAHco
Easy

Scotchbright

I like the red for edges, and gray for skin surfaces.

Knock yourself out!

;)
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-02-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,421
Posted By GAHco
Thanks

I appreciate everyone's efforts to be helpful.

I now know that I do not need it and now I can move on :)
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-02-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,421
Posted By GAHco
THANKS

I appreciate the suggestions
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-01-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,421
Posted By GAHco
Thanks

I did not see this in the plans.

Is it used as a rub strip for the canopy skirts?
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