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Forum: RV-10 03-02-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,306
Posted By rcoleman-10
gust lock

Here you go.....Aileron, elevator, and rudder gust locks......

https://www.snapfish.com/share?via=link&token=b3pMSX490u0IKL_7QWo2YA/SFO/27949770461060/SNAPFISH
Forum: RV-10 03-01-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,306
Posted By rcoleman-10
Hi Larry, No Problem....we are talking about the...

Hi Larry,

No Problem....we are talking about the aircraft in a parked condition on the ramp. There is always a bit of play or wiggle in the rudder no matter how tightly you rig the cables to the...
Forum: RV-10 03-01-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,306
Posted By rcoleman-10
gust lock

I thought about a pedal lock but because the -10 does not have push/pull tubes going back to the rudder the rudder will still slap around a bit and put stain on the control cables. If the rudder does...
Forum: RV-10 03-01-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,306
Posted By rcoleman-10
gust lock

Hi Pilot 135pd,

nothing at all.....that would work just fine.....its similar to what i fabricated. works the same way.....i think it took me 15 minutes to build.....i will post pix this...
Forum: RV-10 03-01-2019, 05:00 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,306
Posted By rcoleman-10
gust lock

i should have taken pix of the aileron and elevator....also very simple and easy to fabricate......i will be back at the hanger this afternoon and finish the photo job :)

The aileron gust lock slots...
Forum: RV-10 02-28-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,306
Posted By rcoleman-10
gust lock

as promised......

https://www.snapfish.com/share?via=link&token=b3pMSX490u0IKL_7QWo2YA/SFO/27949770461060/SNAPFISH
Forum: RV-10 02-27-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By rcoleman-10
Sorry, disregard.....this does not have a ball...

Sorry, disregard.....this does not have a ball connection.
Forum: RV-10 02-27-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By rcoleman-10
tow bar

Another good one. Fits easily in the baggage space.

https://www.skygeek.com/4-rv10.html
Forum: RV-10 02-27-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,306
Posted By rcoleman-10
rudder gust locks

Mine is made from scrap wing leading edge profile with a rib in the middle lined with soft material with a 1/4 inch pvc pipe adapter to reach the top of the vertical stab and slots in between the top...
Forum: RV-10 02-24-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,266
Posted By rcoleman-10
Leo, Thank you for the source information on...

Leo,

Thank you for the source information on your build log and thank you for the hard work you put into designing and fabricating the process and mold.

I have coordinated with Mike to use the...
Forum: RV-10 02-21-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,886
Posted By rcoleman-10
Mark, Here is the pic of the door bracket.....i...

Mark, Here is the pic of the door bracket.....i have the cnc brackets coming to replace both.

https://www.snapfish.com/share?via=link&token=b3pMSX490u0IKL_7QWo2YA/SFO/27949650127060/SNAPFISH

Ron
3T5
Forum: RV-10 02-21-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,266
Posted By rcoleman-10
Mike, I would be interested in the mold....I am...

Mike,

I would be interested in the mold....I am looking to utilize that space.

Ron
Forum: RV-10 02-19-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,886
Posted By rcoleman-10
Talking of things breaking off.....yesterday I...

Talking of things breaking off.....yesterday I had my door strut bracket break off when closing the door. Clean break right at the ceiling mounting point. I will take a pic and post.....Anyone had a...
Forum: RV-10 12-26-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,910
Posted By rcoleman-10
Thats the beauty of the experimental class we are...

Thats the beauty of the experimental class we are in. If you want a side yoke you can build/install it at a relatively lower cost than the Cirrus. If thats what you want. I am sure there are some...
Forum: RV-10 12-26-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,910
Posted By rcoleman-10
Good morning, Yes I regularly fly the Cirrus....

Good morning,

Yes I regularly fly the Cirrus.

As for the RV-10, there was very little stick pressure between the side yoke and the center stick. The only noticeable concern I had was in left roll....
Forum: RV-10 12-12-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,910
Posted By rcoleman-10
https://www.aerocentro.com.br/ flew one last...

https://www.aerocentro.com.br/

flew one last week......it is a side yoke....only the lancair ivp and cessna corvalis have a true side stick
Forum: RV-10 11-21-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,084
Posted By rcoleman-10
crack

I see the hair line crack but also as you show the delamination of the wind shield along the canopy interface. I have the standard Vans wind shield but also have the delam going on. I do not have a...
Forum: ADS-B 11-08-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,755
Posted By rcoleman-10
Thanks Steve, You are right....It is the GTX...

Thanks Steve,

You are right....It is the GTX 23ES and the transponder is set to that. And yes, it is the G3X non-touch to the GTN650.

I will check the transponder configuration page to ensure it is...
Forum: ADS-B 11-08-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,755
Posted By rcoleman-10
ADS-B Test Report

Good afternoon,

I submitted to the FAA for the test report and looks like i have passed all but two areas in the Integrity and Accuracy category. I know that's an important section but I was...
Forum: RV-10 11-04-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 822
Posted By rcoleman-10
Engine percent power calculation

I was wondering the same thing as well as how to display it on the 37x (G3X non-touch).

Middle of page 618 of the G3X/G3X Touch Installation...
Forum: Texas (South) 11-01-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 727
Posted By rcoleman-10
EAA 59 fly-in

I am based in Bastrop tx (3T5) would love to visit.....still on?

Ron
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-16-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,212
Posted By rcoleman-10
xcountry in the -10

We (family of 3) live in Austin Tx and fly regularly fly our -10 to Culpepper VA. A fuel stop and leg stretch, but other than that easy trip with 25 to 50lbs of baggage in the back with room to...
Forum: RV-10 10-04-2018, 06:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,916
Posted By rcoleman-10
Windscreen layup

Has anyone experienced de-lamination across the top of the windscreen after several years? I bought my RV10 last Oct (2017) with Total time of 189hrs no issues observed at that time as part of the...
Forum: RV-10 08-23-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,543
Posted By rcoleman-10
RV10 wheel jack points

Good morning,

From the pictures it does not look like the pants will need any modification. An interesting solution i may try myself. Especially if the jack point can be reached without removing the...
Forum: RV-10 08-10-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,952
Posted By rcoleman-10
O2 Tank refilling

I am looking at installing O2 also in -10 and may follow a very similar design to the capability in the Glassair III as shown in the link beginning at minute 7 using the DeVilbiss ifill system....
Forum: RV-10 07-09-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 900
Posted By rcoleman-10
Heater bypass in the summer

Heat management will always be a problem with the RV-10. My battery is in the tail cone so I don't have an issue there. With an EarthX in the FWF area heat management will be critical. I use two main...
Forum: RV-10 07-09-2018, 07:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,348
Posted By rcoleman-10
Wings to Fuselage wiring

I used a small quick disconnect cannon plug that connects from wing to Fus. Also all my egt, oil temp, cht, fuel flow and other sensor data goes into a cannon plug connect to the top center of the...
Forum: RV-10 06-15-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,651
Posted By rcoleman-10
External tank

Paddy, Excellent work......I would like to place an order. :)
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 03-28-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,951
Posted By rcoleman-10
RB Ram inlet and fairing modification

I have a standard RV-10 intake into the IO-540. I just reached out to Rod for the kit. I will collect data from both systems and let the forum know how it went.
Forum: RV-10 02-02-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,118
Posted By rcoleman-10
Johan, I have the same HDG hunting problem....

Johan, I have the same HDG hunting problem. Happens on long flights, turbulence, or steady cross wind......can't seem to lock it in...I hope we can find more input on how to solve.

Ron
RV-10
Austin,...
Forum: RV-10 05-11-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,892
Posted By rcoleman-10
RV-10 QB vs SB

Thanks Eric for your input. I am certainly leaning towards the SB for quality control and piece of mind. I have the time and will certainly enjoy the build process. The Vans community has a wealth of...
Forum: RV-10 05-11-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,892
Posted By rcoleman-10
RV-10 QB vs. SB

I've read the string and a lot of discussion about how its up to the build and mount of time needed, or willing to commit. But what about quality? For those that have built or are building the QB...
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