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Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,621
Posted By N42AH
Whiteplains

I have a 4 ton heat pump in my hangar....a must if your going to be in the hangar whether it's hot or cold outside.


Glad you liked the meeting...that was my last meeting as HOA president.
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-24-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,621
Posted By N42AH
Whiteplains Airpart SC99

Go take a look at our blog...


https://whiteplainscommunity.blogspot.com/


Consider this a warning...most of our community activities revolve around food... lots of food.
Forum: Safety 01-11-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,331
Posted By N42AH
Article...I Survived a Mid Air Collision

A scary but interesting...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,513
Posted By N42AH
USAA

USAA covers many homes in our airpark (SC99) both with attached and un-attached hangars. I call my un-attached hangar a pole barn. I also got an umbrella policy from them adding more coverage for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 12,284
Posted By N42AH
GNS-430W

This past Sun n Fun I exchanged plus some cash my 430W with Sarasota Avionics for an Avidyne IDF440 plug n play. I did this because the time will come, soon I guess, when they will no longer support...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,167
Posted By N42AH
Whiteplains Airpark SC99

I've been living here for 9 years. Moved here from Atlanta after searching the SE for almost 10 years...
My requirements...airplane in back yard with runway close by, simple enough.
Wifes...
Forum: RV-10 11-02-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 913
Posted By N42AH
AirFlow Air Conditioning Install Manual

Does anyone have an AirFlow air conditioning install manual they could send me. Would like to read up on what is required before I pull the trigger.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-26-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By N42AH
RV-10 Mufflers

Thank you gentlemen.


New cost we found out today for mufflers is $650.00 each.


We are going to investigate having these repaired.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-25-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By N42AH
WTB - RV-10 Mufflers

Would like to buy 2 new or serviceable Vetterman mufflers for an IO540/RV-10 exhaust system.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-31-2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
Home Again Home Again

Congratulations on a fantastic flight.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-30-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
FlightAware

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N944JK
Forum: RV-10 08-16-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,534
Posted By N42AH
Similar Tool

Back when I was flying fires using a Bell 204 (CF-RSR) in Northern Ontario and Quebec, we had a Whelen system onboard with a siren and loud hailer. Ran the siren when we were inbound for a water...
Forum: RV-10 08-10-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,074
Posted By N42AH
Anti Splat Bearing Fix

Send your nose wheel off to Allen @ Anti Splat, and let them put in their sealed bearing, balance the rim and true the tire and your problem will magically disappear. That is unless something is...
Forum: APRS Tracking 08-09-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,119
Posted By N42AH
Monitoring Received APRS Traffic

Need an education on how I can see stations heard by my I Gate N1FLY-1. Trying to determine if I am having an antenna issue or some other receiving problem.


If I see stations heard on aprs.fi is...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-07-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
Little Umbrellas

Now that he is Maui, he has a better selection little umbrella drinks while he is watching the Hula dancers
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-07-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
Stuck in Hilo

Well if you have to be stuck waiting on weather and maintenance issues...I guess Hilo is as good as any as opposed to the middle of no-where third world country.
Forum: RV-10 08-03-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,406
Posted By N42AH
Comparison...

How does this compare with Flightline's AC systems?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
Route

I saw that also, but if you look at his flight track it looks like he turned to Christmas Island after his initial routed looked direct to Hilo...still a long way to swim no matter how you look at it.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
Hmmm

If he had that endurance, why did he divert the Christmas Island because of fuel? Must have been really windy
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
Interesting

Have been watching this from the beginning since I once had an RV-9A.


If he was trying to go from Pago Pago (NSTU) direct to Hilo (PHTO) a distance of 2235 miles and had to divert to Christmas...
Forum: Reviews 07-25-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,253
Posted By N42AH
Modified Anti Splat Gust lock

I modified Allen's design to have bracing to attach to the bottom of the instrument panel as well as fitting around my grip.

Hope these photos work

http://www.stephenscott.com/RV10/IMG_1944.JPG...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-23-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 48,400
Posted By N42AH
4 More Legs

He's in Port Vila,Shefa, VU.
Only 5,590 miles left.
Maybe another 8 days or so?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 12,408
Posted By N42AH
Landing Light

I also vote for the landing light only option.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-13-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,859
Posted By N42AH
Where to next

Whats the route after Dutch?


Mother Russia????
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-10-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 876
Posted By N42AH
VP-200

Thanks gentlemen
That was kinda what I was suspecting.
Unfortunately all my pins are full so I may have to go outside of the VP-200 with a switch....grrr
Forum: Electrical Systems 05-10-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 876
Posted By N42AH
Vertical Power

I have a flying RV-10 with an unsupported VP-200.
I have upgraded just upgraded from a 430W to an Avidyne IDF440.
The configuration in the VP-200 for the com is set as a 10 amp breaker and the nav...
Forum: Southeast 02-06-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 949
Posted By N42AH
N256H

If I can ever get this new tail number painted, yes I will be giving you your tail number back.
Forum: Southeast 02-05-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 949
Posted By N42AH
Aircraft Paint Shops in SE

Would like to find a painter to paint my new tail number on my RV-10.

Changing from N256H to N42AH

Preferably someone close the Columbia, SC area.

The last update I saw was from back in 2009 when...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,238
Posted By N42AH
Halo plus Custom Ear Pieces

I have a set of Halo's that I like. I went on step further and had custom ear pieces / molds made by an audiologist. This is a great combination for me.

Cost was around $100 for the molds
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2017, 11:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,283
Posted By N42AH
100AVD

My first Garmin product I had was the 100AVD that I had installed in a Bell 206BIII in 1988 or 1989.
Forum: RV-10 10-25-2017, 05:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,646
Posted By N42AH
Laterial Movement

The top part not only attaches to the top of the stick securing it but it also attached to the bottom of the instrument panel to stop any and all lateral and fore and aft movement of the stick. It...
Forum: RV-10 10-25-2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,646
Posted By N42AH
Photo Bucket

Well guess what they now want $33.00 a month so they can be visable to be seen on other sites...grrr

ANy got a suggestion for a free hosting?
Forum: RV-10 10-24-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,646
Posted By N42AH
Yet Another Gust Lock

Been meaning to post this but just hadn't gotten around to it, till now.

I have tried multiple types and never was happy with any of them. Lots of parts to get all the controls sorta locked. I...
Forum: RV-14 10-24-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,556
Posted By N42AH
FloTool Funnel

I have two of these, once for my go bag in the aircraft and one for the bench. I trimmed the tube to my desired...
Forum: RV-10 10-24-2017, 07:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,515
Posted By N42AH
AeroLEDS

Is this what you were talking about?

http://aeroleds.com/shop/aerosun-vx-for-vans-rv-wingtip-mounting/?val=aeroleds
Forum: RV-10 10-10-2017, 05:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By N42AH
Thanks

Thanks Bob
Forum: RV-10 10-06-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By N42AH
W&B Station Information

I want to hang an oxygen bottle horizontally(side to side) underneath the tray where my ADAHRS that is installed just forward of bulkhead F1007 in the tailcone.

Does anyone know the station...
Forum: APRS Tracking 09-12-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,025
Posted By N42AH
Traffic

How does one tell how much traffic is passing thru their I-Gate?

Do you only rely on the info from APRS.FI or is there another method?

Below is what I see for my I-Gate N1FLY-1 on aprs.fi

Position...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,873
Posted By N42AH
Exclamation Larry

I was in St Thomas when Hugo went thru in Sept 89 with my Bell 206B III helicopter. The winds at Mtn Top were measured at 200 mph before the wind speed machine broke. The aircraft survived because...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-16-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,013
Posted By N42AH
Solar Eclipse

Were lucky, our airpark is less than 1 mile from the exact center-line of the eclipse.
Forum: Texas (North) 08-05-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,610
Posted By N42AH
Price Tag

Chris,

The reason for the question, here at SC99 which is our airpark, we have a 35 X 3000 paved runway. Been in place for 17 plus years with lots of crack sealing and asphalt spray stuff. At some...
Forum: Texas (North) 08-05-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,610
Posted By N42AH
Price Tag

Whats the price tag for all this work? And how is it being funded?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-10-2017, 03:59 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 107,700
Posted By N42AH
New Horizons

Vlad,

Now that you are our master trail blazer going west, Mark for flying back and forth to Europe and Rosie and crew for the Caribbean. All that is required is a little patience and planning, and...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-10-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 107,700
Posted By N42AH
Non Russian Speaking

How hard would it be for a non Russian speaker (english only) to do the same visit? Do many speak english or none at all, other than controllers?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2017, 06:47 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,712
Posted By N42AH
Salt Water Ice

The salt water stays in the gallon milk jug, not circulated. Use normal water for that.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2017, 04:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,712
Posted By N42AH
Salt Water and or Cooler Shock

A couple of options for your water. Mix 1 cup of salt in a gallon milk jug full of water and freeze. Gives you a freezing point lower than 32 degrees.

If you want to get really creative, I just...
Forum: Southeast 05-10-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,162
Posted By N42AH
Columbia, SC Area Basic Med Examinations

We will be having a gathering at Whiteplains (SC99) Saturday morning May 13th for Basic Med physicals.

Cost is $75.00

If your interested, contact:

Dennis Ramsey
doramsey@gmail.com
Forum: GPS 04-10-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,238
Posted By N42AH
430W to Avidyne Upgrade

Interested in hearing from those that replaced their Garmin 430W with the slide in IFD 440 Avidyne radio replacement navigator.

Talked to the Avidyne people and the $10,500 price tag is high, so...
Forum: Florida (South) 03-13-2017, 12:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,515
Posted By N42AH
Airglade 2IS

Stop at Airglade SI2 by lake Okeechobee on the west side to buy gas, was cheap the last time I was there...then 50 miles or so to PMP. Bought 4 gallons at PMP and they gave me a free night tie down....
Forum: Reviews 03-03-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,247
Posted By N42AH
RV-10 Main Gear

Wish they had a bearing mod for RV-10 main gear.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-16-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,094
Posted By N42AH
Battery Blanket

When I lived in the hinter lands of northern Quebec many many years ago. Canadian Tire sold battery blankets. It allowed my battery to be warm and toasty even in -40 below and start my car.

Our...
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 01-16-2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 96,653
Posted By N42AH
The Next RV

Just an observation and comment.

If Van's has all the engineering and design work completed for all the aircraft kits they provide, why are they advertising ...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-09-2017, 04:23 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 19,058
Posted By N42AH
SkySmith

Plus one for SkySmith.
Been with them for years with the Europa, then the 9A and now the RV-10.
Forum: Electrical Systems 12-23-2016, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,691
Posted By N42AH
Same Problem...but

Mine wouldn't open when I just double clicked on it. What did work was open a blank excel sheet then do a file open and select your vp-200 sheet and open it.

That's how I had to open mine.

Try the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-21-2016, 04:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 11,790
Posted By N42AH
Turks & Caicos

Provo or North or South Caicos.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By N42AH
Link

Bob, try the link now.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By N42AH
CL200

Any one have any info?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2016, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By N42AH
CL-200 Control Lock

Has anyone had any experience with this control lock?

http://www.planepoop.com/cl200%20control%20lock-p-58.html
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-07-2016, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,184
Posted By N42AH
VP-200

Thanks for the help and input Mark & Jesse
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-06-2016, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,184
Posted By N42AH
VP-200 Configuration

I have an RV-10 with VP-200 that I acquired.

We have questions about VP-200 configuration so we reached out to Chad Jensen over the weekend, but he responded this morning that he is unable to help...
Forum: RV-14 08-22-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,381
Posted By N42AH
Turret

Has anyone posted the vendor for the turret cam?
Forum: Southeast 08-19-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,324
Posted By N42AH
Whiteplains Airpark SC99

Dan, my wife had several requirements prior to our moving to Whiteplains from Atlanta. So I feel your pain, took almost 10 years to find this place.

Her requirements were:
1. Close to shopping
2. ...
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