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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-08-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 15,056
Posted By Subwaybob
87, 88 Whatever it takes...

I use 87 from here in Texas with ethanol in it all the time. I had a rough engine once but determined that it was water in the fuel. I have had no problems aside from that 5 second burp, ever. By the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-17-2013, 10:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,564
Posted By Subwaybob
I don't think anyone answered your actual...

I don't think anyone answered your actual question, unless I missed it. It does not matter as far as the physics goes for the airflow. Put which ever side out you want. It's going to have the same...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-15-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 14,492
Posted By Subwaybob
That's so cool. Love it when someone has a great...

That's so cool. Love it when someone has a great time! What it's all about especially if it's your daughter.
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-15-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,628
Posted By Subwaybob
Time to build RV-7, Pink Slip in hand!

http://i1168.photobucket.com/albums/r492/Subwaybob/RV%20Misc/PinkSlip_zps49d9df80.jpg (http://s1168.photobucket.com/user/Subwaybob/media/RV%20Misc/PinkSlip_zps49d9df80.jpg.html)

Let me start by...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,257
Posted By Subwaybob
RV Transition Training

So here I am maybe 6 months ago "almost done with the RV" and I'm thinking I don't need any transition training. I should be able to fly this thing. (Oh and I had no tail wheel hours either)

A week...
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-31-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,743
Posted By Subwaybob
Mike I do not have a log. But if you PM me I will...

Mike I do not have a log. But if you PM me I will give you my phone number and will tell you anything you want to know.
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-31-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,791
Posted By Subwaybob
Bushings on rudder horn

Kit 74081 and I have the bushings. Received 4-1-12.

(Be done in a few weeks BTW...) :D
Forum: Propellers 07-04-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,254
Posted By Subwaybob
RV7 74" propeller tip clearance

Brian is correct. BTW I just measured it. Tail down it has 17.5" from tip to ground. Level attitude you have 8" tip clearance to the ground. On the 74 inch prop. Mine is a RV7 though. It's enough for...
Forum: Propellers 07-03-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,254
Posted By Subwaybob
Oh sorry. I thought the 7497 meant 74" Doh! Well...

Oh sorry. I thought the 7497 meant 74" Doh! Well at least you will live. :D
Forum: Propellers 07-03-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,254
Posted By Subwaybob
OH NO!!! 74" will kill you! Don't you know that...

OH NO!!! 74" will kill you! Don't you know that you can only use a 72" on a tail dragger?? Oh my gawd!! :p

I have the same thing. Vans says no, I say 1 inch per side will give me an extra 30kts......
Forum: RV-10 06-13-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,956
Posted By Subwaybob
That's great!

That's great!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,258
Posted By Subwaybob
Fiberglass!!! Mine fit terribly also.

Fiberglass!!! Mine fit terribly also.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-24-2013, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,531
Posted By Subwaybob
Very VERY happy for you Gerry!!

Very VERY happy for you Gerry!!
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-16-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,510
Posted By Subwaybob
ATP Tail Wheel

Don, if your interested in shopping around I bought this one from Alex Dominicis. It fit fabulously and he answers email quick! He also does a ton of transition...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-29-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,399
Posted By Subwaybob
Very nice, CONGRATS!!

Very nice, CONGRATS!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-23-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 15,229
Posted By Subwaybob
Have two weird ones...

I OF COURSE have the wire dream. BTW I think that I have it because I want to live with my airplane and the government tries to do everything to keep me from flying it. :p

I didn't read them all but...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-18-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 41,766
Posted By Subwaybob
Customs

Scott,

I don't know if I missed it, but how was customs upon re-entry? Wait time, attitude? Are they letting you disembark and stay with the plane, and where did you come back in through. From the...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-16-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,851
Posted By Subwaybob
+1 On the solo. Spent 2 hours looking and when I...

+1 On the solo. Spent 2 hours looking and when I actually hung it I think it took 30 minutes. Of course I had a 100lb wife with a 10lb sledge hammer standing there and I told her "If this thing falls...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-10-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 991
Posted By Subwaybob
Paul Dye Video for KitPlanes

Thanks to Paul for realizing KitPlanes needs more videos on the tube! Those who don't know him, Paul is a VERY knowledgeable leader here on VAF and has helped many of us. If you visit You Tube it...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-06-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 138,114
Posted By Subwaybob
Customs

Can't wait for the rest of the write up. Make sure you tell us how the wait was on re-entering the country. There seems to be a lot of thought that customs is making you wait for hours in your plane...
Forum: GPS 04-05-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,114
Posted By Subwaybob
GPS Mounting

Larry,

Mine are mounted 10.5" aft from the forward part of the upper skin. The skin starts somewhere around the "L" in "See Detail J" of your drawing. So 10.5" aft of that. They clear the canopy...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-08-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,686
Posted By Subwaybob
Outside of owning a new airplane what I like most...

Outside of owning a new airplane what I like most is how well they drilled out the rivets. I think I would pay them just for that...
Forum: RV-7/7A 02-26-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,853
Posted By Subwaybob
Congrats Chad. Can't wait for the first flight...

Congrats Chad. Can't wait for the first flight news!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-25-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,309
Posted By Subwaybob
Looks like it's resolved. Apparently if you...

Looks like it's resolved. Apparently if you follow the drawings posted on Ray Allen's website it works perfectly. I rewired the rocker switches and they now work flawless with my Infinity grip, and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-25-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,309
Posted By Subwaybob
Solution

Since no one knew this and it seems to be a completely new problem I will post my findings.

Two solutions:
1. Get two SPDT switches almost the same size and use those.
2. Rewire the Ray Allen...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-24-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,309
Posted By Subwaybob
Wiring Ray Allen rocker / Infinity question

Background:
I have an Infinity grip installed to a 3 axis trim relay. One axis is for the flaps and the other two for roll and pitch. (Works fabulous BTW) I also have on the panel the rocker switches...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-15-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 792
Views: 906,425
Posted By Subwaybob
Super paint job!

Super paint job!
Forum: Safety 02-13-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,973
Posted By Subwaybob
Mr. Hoover, correct. Still not sure about the...

Mr. Hoover, correct. Still not sure about the inkilometer, inclimbometer, Blah! (Turn cordinator!!!!) I believe it's in oil vs water. I think all that's holding the tea in is gravity, not...
Forum: Safety 02-13-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,973
Posted By Subwaybob
Not sure about that one. Way to think out of the...

Not sure about that one. Way to think out of the box though!

Might watch this first...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jV6TUGsT3zY
Forum: Reviews 02-05-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,957
Posted By Subwaybob
Can they glue two of them together? I need two of...

Can they glue two of them together? I need two of em...:D
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-28-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,462
Posted By Subwaybob
Advice: Don't put stolen U-haul blanket (clearly...

Advice:
Don't put stolen U-haul blanket (clearly marked on the left side of the picture "Not to be sold or transferred") in picture on the web. Do what I do, and keep them in the attic. :p
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-28-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 792
Views: 906,425
Posted By Subwaybob
I love that stupid squirrl!!

I love that stupid squirrl!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,406
Posted By Subwaybob
I did exactly that I think. Take a look and see...

I did exactly that I think. Take a look and see if this is what you're looking for. The depth is nothing. Maybe an inch I think. Remember you have the wire connectors sticking out the back. They...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,872
Posted By Subwaybob
SOMEONE, uses an UNUSUAL word for build. So...

SOMEONE, uses an UNUSUAL word for build.
So either you are buying Bugler in the can or...:p
(Great job BTW)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,251
Posted By Subwaybob
Very NICE!!

Very NICE!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,964
Posted By Subwaybob
That's very nice. You are WAAAAAY too spoiled Ed!!

That's very nice. You are WAAAAAY too spoiled Ed!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-16-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,190
Posted By Subwaybob
You're NOT married. Just a guess.....:D

You're NOT married. Just a guess.....:D
Forum: COMM 01-15-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 13,829
Posted By Subwaybob
Here is the...

Here is the video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLvn1IBo6JE
Forum: Interiors 01-15-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,407
Posted By Subwaybob
Wow... Just incase your first five (Yes 5)...

Wow... Just incase your first five (Yes 5) sreeens go out...:p
Forum: COMM 01-15-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 13,829
Posted By Subwaybob
You left out home PC. Add that and i'm with you!!

You left out home PC. Add that and i'm with you!!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-11-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 96,840
Posted By Subwaybob
Brian I have been meaning to ask you, what did...

Brian I have been meaning to ask you, what did you use to power up your panel? Mine is installed and yet to be powered. Thinking of putting a trickle charger on the battery and starting my video...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-07-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 96,840
Posted By Subwaybob
VERY nice Brian! I have yet to even power mine...

VERY nice Brian! I have yet to even power mine up. Firewall forward and all... :eek:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2013, 07:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,268
Posted By Subwaybob
Rosie, I suggest you skip ADS and land at HQZ...

Rosie,

I suggest you skip ADS and land at HQZ (Mesquite) when in Dallas. It's a suburb just like Addison with a great terminal and a 6000 ft runway. Not to mention fuel is ALWAYS around a buck...
Forum: RV-12 12-26-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,935
Posted By Subwaybob
Forget that. I don't like crouds anyway. Put in a...

Forget that. I don't like crouds anyway. Put in a few thousand people trying to kill you on ice and snow and I'm out. Call Toni P, UPS, or someone!!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-20-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 96,840
Posted By Subwaybob
Dude, you are not messing around! Great job!! Now...

Dude, you are not messing around! Great job!! Now get rid of that nerd visor...:p
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-20-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 96,840
Posted By Subwaybob
Panel wiring

Thanks for that Brian. You're EXACTLY right. I had Stein wire my panel and it still took me 2 weeks to put it all together. I can't even imagine the amount of mistakes I avoided by forcing Stein to...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-18-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,890
Posted By Subwaybob
Bruce says this because I sent him a picture of a...

Bruce says this because I sent him a picture of a smashed finger that HIS squeezer did! I bought a squeezer shortly after that and it never smashed my finger. I think his squeezer was home sick...
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-18-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 1,792
Views: 928,555
Posted By Subwaybob
That's great Chad!! Drive to Dallas so I can...

That's great Chad!! Drive to Dallas so I can borrow your trailer to take mine!:eek:

(BTW, your flag is backwards. Not trying to be flippit, just didn't know if you knew :o)
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-17-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 96,840
Posted By Subwaybob
Go to the hangar. Look at Garmin stuff, rub that...

Go to the hangar. Look at Garmin stuff, rub that bath and body works all over you while eating the Ghirardelli chocolate in your own personal airplane. Eat your heart out world!

Save this link for...
Forum: RV-10 12-14-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,130
Posted By Subwaybob
Stein is right. Do as you wish but I curse myself...

Stein is right. Do as you wish but I curse myself EVERYTIME I have to redo something. But I do it. No matter the pain. Then I curse some more, then I work some more, then I curse, then I'm happy....
Forum: RV-10 12-14-2012, 12:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,130
Posted By Subwaybob
Sorry you're having trouble Jerry. Here is what I...

Sorry you're having trouble Jerry. Here is what I know:

1. Oil temp has no polarity.

All of this stuff connects to GSU73 J732

Now all Reds goes to pin 75 (5V) in everything that follows.

2. Fuel...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-13-2012, 11:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,556
Posted By Subwaybob
Backup battery needed?

I know this is not the question Brian asked but I ask why do you need one or maybe how many of you have needed one? I only ask because I thought about it and dismissed it. I did however put an...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-12-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 96,840
Posted By Subwaybob
Ummm thanks. But you have 50% more screens!!!

Ummm thanks. But you have 50% more screens!!!
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-12-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 927,231
Posted By Subwaybob
Really? I just tried it on 3 computers. Seems to...

Really? I just tried it on 3 computers. Seems to come up. Do a hard refresh on your computer. ctrl+f5. Other then that:

http://i1168.photobucket.com/albums/r492/Subwaybob/Panel/Panel.jpg
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-12-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 927,231
Posted By Subwaybob
G3X Done!

Panel in finally!

http://i1168.photobucket.com/albums/r492/Subwaybob/Panel/Panel.jpg

Stein did the wiring and I did the plug and play. Stein was fantastic to work with BTW. ANY questions and I mean...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-12-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 96,840
Posted By Subwaybob
Panel "Do it yourself"

Brian,

I got mine before you got yours!!! Nanny nanny boo boo!!

http://i1168.photobucket.com/albums/r492/Subwaybob/Panel/Panel.jpg

Stein had better not be sending you a t-shirt, I didn't get one....
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-04-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,974
Posted By Subwaybob
Very sorry for your loss Vern.

Very sorry for your loss Vern.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 11-30-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,072
Posted By Subwaybob
Life on the cheap...

Great post Don. I look at things a little differently. The way I see it you purchased 10 hours of life. It cost you $50. People think we are crazy "spending all this money on airplanes", and you just...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-30-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,199
Posted By Subwaybob
Shadow...

"Where's the shadow?" I remember someone saying last time. :p Seriously though, you're getting good at the photo editing! :D
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-27-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,483
Posted By Subwaybob
I have researched those as well when designing...

I have researched those as well when designing (following directions I mean...) my starting system. They all use the solenoid though, that I can see. However they do not use the Indicator "I" post....
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-27-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,483
Posted By Subwaybob
Solenoid - Skytec

Um... what? How would you wire that? My Infinity grip has a 20 AWG wire I believe and I put an 18 AWG on my key switch. I have a 4 gauge going through my solenoid. Please let me know who that works...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-26-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,441
Posted By Subwaybob
Vlad got 135 hours in last month...

Vlad got 135 hours in last month...
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