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Forum: Northeast Today, 04:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 170
Posted By turbo
Great airport. What do you want to know?

Great airport. What do you want to know?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-14-2019, 06:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By turbo
https://m.youtube.com/results?search_query=Ipsd+co...

https://m.youtube.com/results?search_query=Ipsd+copy+and+paste+technique

Check this out for help.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-14-2019, 06:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By turbo
https://photos.smugmug.com/VAFcast/DannyKing/i-gKB...

https://photos.smugmug.com/VAFcast/DannyKing/i-gKBQbhT/0/2a87d9eb/L/N80434-L.jpg
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-14-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By turbo
https://photos.smugmug.com/photos/i-f9p5rpK/0/2543...

https://photos.smugmug.com/photos/i-f9p5rpK/0/25431788/L/i-f9p5rpK-L.png
Here is an example I held down on rv8jd pic and got a copy command, then clicked on pic icon, yellow with mountain image,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-14-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,238
Posted By turbo
Vlad,I remember that moment when you landed and...

Vlad,I remember that moment when you landed and john and I came to you with open arms. Laughing is good. Good friends is better. =VAF=;)

Roger, old farts headed to Sebring Thursday. Come on over...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,238
Posted By turbo
more flights

saturday was an epic day for our eaa chapter 692 at stuart fl airport. 200 kids flown, pizza, donuts, hot dogs, all types aircraft including 2 rvs and one helo. these kids bring so much fun and...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-03-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By turbo
luke, glad you got lots of rv fun here in...

luke, glad you got lots of rv fun here in florida. great pic brought back some fun memories of OSH. thanks. turbo out. ;)
Forum: Florida (South) 04-12-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,077
Posted By turbo
I didnít know there are Rv unfriendly airports...

I didnít know there are Rv unfriendly airports :confused:
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-09-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,610
Posted By turbo
https://i.postimg.cc/0ywcp7wy/IMG-3242.jpg https:/...

https://i.postimg.cc/0ywcp7wy/IMG-3242.jpg
https://i.postimg.cc/y6LQB1Ks/IMG-3243.jpg
https://i.postimg.cc/NfVd9dLn/IMG-3245.jpg
https://i.postimg.cc/FKXGG1yg/IMG-3170.jpg
https://i.postimg.cc/jdC8Spq...
Forum: RV-4 03-22-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By turbo
My house looks like that, not my hangar. 60x80...

My house looks like that, not my hangar. 60x80 masterpiece with back door for ventilation and a front concrete pad you could eat off. OCD fur sure. :eek:
Forum: RV-4 03-22-2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By turbo
Have no idea.

Have no idea.
Forum: RV-4 03-21-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By turbo
rv4 ready to go to new home.

https://i.postimg.cc/9Qt70jd5/IMG-3176.jpg1
https://i.postimg.cc/g0gLyqtg/IMG-3178.jpg
https://i.postimg.cc/wv3ywySg/IMG-3177.jpg

saw this very nice rv at pilot country last week. patiently waiting...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-11-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 742
Posted By turbo
2 First flights this month for people.

adriana is kims 7 years old grand daughter. had her first 15 minute flight that was a blast. got her boosted up with foam blocks which helps too.
https://i.postimg.cc/XJSWDCFW/IMG-3138.jpg

michael...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-11-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,573
Posted By turbo
welcome to the 6A family....

welcome to the 6A family. https://i.postimg.cc/SxRz77VR/DSC8070.jpg
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-06-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 731
Posted By turbo
Aero Acres Florida 85 planes.........

https://vimeo.com/321157240

last saturday was epic. great flying, great weather, great people and food. the rvs start landing at 6 minute mark. yours truly greases it on at 10:35 mark. some good...
Forum: RV-10 03-02-2019, 03:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By turbo
Dave, come on over to x58 this Thursday and have...

Dave, come on over to x58 this Thursday and have lunch with our group, especially if you are flying an rv. Message me with an email an I will forward the info. Turbo out.
Forum: Florida (Central) 02-16-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 948
Posted By turbo
the soil is so sandy that heavy rains disperse...

the soil is so sandy that heavy rains disperse very quickly. that along with a good crown and proper grass and you have year round fun. i have taken off after a heavy thunder storm on a 4,000 ft...
Forum: Florida (Central) 02-16-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 948
Posted By turbo
the soil is so sandy that heavy rains disperse...

the soil is so sandy that heavy rains disperse very quickly. that along with a good crown and proper grass and you have year round fun. i have taken off after a heavy thunder storm on a 4,000 ft...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,472
Posted By turbo
i will have the trim set up in level flight at...

i will have the trim set up in level flight at say 130 kts. when i intercept glide slope i will throttle back to maintain 130 kts. trim stays the same. if the plane flys well in level flight it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,238
Posted By turbo
I fly most of the YE in stuart Florida. Contact...

I fly most of the YE in stuart Florida. Contact Hartford EAA chapter to get on there pilot list. I have flown with them. Stay warm.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,238
Posted By turbo
Gherardini, thanks for the story. I believe in...

Gherardini, thanks for the story. I believe in the young eagles program also. You know we have done our job to enspire some young ones to become pilots some day.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,238
Posted By turbo
https://i.postimg.cc/TwkfTJrm/IMG-2962.jpg gettin...

https://i.postimg.cc/TwkfTJrm/IMG-2962.jpg

getting this jacket was a great surprise. coming in handy this winter in florida. we have also been flying kids in operation 300. this is for kids who have...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-23-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,406
Posted By turbo
https://www.fly-in.com http://www.eaa288.org spr...

https://www.fly-in.com

http://www.eaa288.org

spruce creek florida
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2019, 06:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 906
Posted By turbo
DR, now thats what i am talking about....

DR, now thats what i am talking about.

http://www.simpleflight.net:eek:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-15-2019, 06:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 641
Posted By turbo
i believe there are two orings in the valve. i...

i believe there are two orings in the valve. i replace both every year. :)
been able to get the rings at ace hardware.
https://i.postimg.cc/W4wCBHFN/IMG-1979.jpg
Forum: RV-3 01-14-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,325
Posted By turbo
chris, my thought is find the location that works...

chris, my thought is find the location that works best for you and your cockpit and then get a mount to finish it off. good luck.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 12-30-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By turbo
Never had that problem. Never had it overheat on...

Never had that problem. Never had it overheat on the dash.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-17-2018, 05:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,057
Posted By turbo
https://www.martin.fl.us/Customs Just south of...

https://www.martin.fl.us/Customs

Just south of ft pierce is my home airport. Customs has a new facility opening. $30 single engine fee. Check it out.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-07-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,033
Posted By turbo
Yes I can relate to Russell Stover store. The...

Yes I can relate to Russell Stover store. The one we went to was the size of a wallgreens store. Ice cream too
Forum: Safety 11-24-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 19,330
Posted By turbo
My 2cents

My thought is to have a phone # to call to get up to the minute info on arrival status. Why launch into total chaos like this year. Good desion making is key to safe flying. Post this # at the top of...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-07-2018, 04:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,533
Posted By turbo
Hoses are cheap and easy to replace. Set a time...

Hoses are cheap and easy to replace. Set a time frame to replace and inspect for leaking annually. A metal tag attached to each hose gives replacement specs. :cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-26-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,685
Posted By turbo
Pierre if you're interested in a stratus PRX V2...

Pierre if you're interested in a stratus PRX V2 get in touch and ill give you a great deal on mine. ;)
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-14-2018, 05:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,093
Posted By turbo
Vman, as much as we fly I dought there is much...

Vman, as much as we fly I dought there is much sludge in our engines. Carry on. How many hours on that lyc anyways. A rebuild would definitely get the sludge out though. ;)
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-11-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 805
Posted By turbo
i have had this problem on an io-540. since then...

i have had this problem on an io-540. since then i leave the mixture at various positions when not flying. mostly full rich. great service though. :)
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-16-2018, 06:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,764
Posted By turbo
looks great. how are your wobble test specs at...

looks great. how are your wobble test specs at this time?
Forum: GPS 09-04-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,492
Posted By turbo
looking at his profile he is interested in the...

looking at his profile he is interested in the rv12. is there a limitation on any 12s? :rolleyes:
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-04-2018, 04:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,254
Posted By turbo
give it a search on VAF. lots of stuff on MMO. i...

give it a search on VAF. lots of stuff on MMO. i have seen it work on a sailboat engine with a sticky valve years ago. my rv loves it. ;)
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-27-2018, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 645
Posted By turbo
no fees at westerly. KWST. either airport is ok....

no fees at westerly. KWST. either airport is ok. :)
Forum: Reviews 08-24-2018, 04:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 522
Posted By turbo
mini ipad 4 not fitting mounts

i have replaced an old first gen i pad mini (7.87 H)with a new mini 4 (8.0 H). the height difference is a problem with the old ram and goflight mounts. time to modify the units and call the companies...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-22-2018, 05:54 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,723
Posted By turbo
pick your poison, anything is better than...

pick your poison, anything is better than nothing. proper adjustment is critical. not to tight, not to loose. https://s19.postimg.cc/61olnmdw3/IMG_1979.jpg
Forum: Texas (South) 08-21-2018, 04:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,009
Posted By turbo
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/20th-annual-hilltop-l...

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/20th-annual-hilltop-lakes-airport-fly-in-tickets-48737905387

:D
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 07-30-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,468
Posted By turbo
J, finally got around to checking out your...

J, finally got around to checking out your videos. Cool stuff. Thought ifr in Alaska was difficult do to ice. Guess not so. Keep up the good work. :cool:
Forum: RV-9/9A 07-29-2018, 06:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,603
Posted By turbo
Priceless, ;)

Priceless, ;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,028
Posted By turbo
If it doesnít feel right I would replace it. New...

If it doesnít feel right I would replace it. New is good.
Forum: ADS-B 07-22-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 912
Posted By turbo
upgrade done, two G5's, one GTX 345

https://s19.postimg.cc/44mpbbmj7/IMG_2476.jpg

it has been a long time since any major upgrade has been done. i guess i am good for another 5,000 hours. ;) love this plane.
bought a new iPad mini to...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-15-2018, 06:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,447
Posted By turbo
never :eek:

never :eek:
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-15-2018, 06:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,093
Posted By turbo
seems you could trouble shoot the problem by...

seems you could trouble shoot the problem by turning on the electric fuel pump when the problem occurs. at times we end up chassing problems before diagnossing the problem. :confused:

dan, that is...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-12-2018, 06:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,092
Posted By turbo
go for it, i am definitely a mix ologist. i have...

go for it, i am definitely a mix ologist. i have put worst stuff in my lyc.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-10-2018, 05:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,334
Posted By turbo
put this island on your bucket list. the crab...

put this island on your bucket list. the crab cakes are to die for. saw an army helo land as the crew went for a BIG order of crab cakes. the second helo stayed in the air to wait for the food to...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-08-2018, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,341
Posted By turbo
2,000, welcome to the upper echelon 2000 club. ;)...

2,000, welcome to the upper echelon 2000 club. ;) like your method of getting there too. https://s19.postimg.cc/4z7iqapeb/IMG_1644.jpg
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-05-2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,913
Posted By turbo
no problem here. mixes, burns, gone. :cool:

no problem here. mixes, burns, gone. :cool:
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 06-25-2018, 04:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,970
Posted By turbo
i went another route. took some solid steel rod...

i went another route. took some solid steel rod of the same size and flattered the end with a sludge hammer on some steel plate. 5,000 hrs later no problem. stronger is better. impossible to break. ;)
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,529
Posted By turbo
Jeff, there is also another route. Fly the heck...

Jeff, there is also another route. Fly the heck out of your rv this summer. Then Sell the 6 for $50K+ or so. Then look for a nice ifr ready to go rv. Just some food for thought.
What is the final...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2018, 06:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,186
Posted By turbo
i use aviation oil, i fly a lot and change my oil...

i use aviation oil, i fly a lot and change my oil a lot. i have a lot of oil stacked up ready to go. my engines have gone way past tbo with high compressions. diesel oil? not sure about that one. add...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,285
Posted By turbo
thanks for all the responses. ill pass this on to...

thanks for all the responses. ill pass this on to the avionics shop. looking forward to the panel upgrade and ditching the vacuum system. went all out and will be putting in the GTX345.
the rv is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2018, 05:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,964
Posted By turbo
jay, only one love in my life. thought of selling...

jay, only one love in my life. thought of selling and getting a beautful 7a out in the Dakoda,s but couldn't do it. been doing some upgrades and enjoying that. life moves on. probably not osh this...
Forum: Northeast 06-09-2018, 05:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,939
Posted By turbo
looks like four people coming so fling wing will...

looks like four people coming so fling wing will do. you want a fun ride in the r44? :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,285
Posted By turbo
magnetometer location?

a quick question. my plane will going thru a panel up grade. 2 G5's and a garmin adsb transponder.
question, where did you locate the magnetometer? :) thanks turbo out
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,964
Posted By turbo
thanks for all the...

thanks for all the comments..........

Taltruda,would definitely like to do a flight tour of the NW. never been.......

Vlad, you can catch on me any time........

smiling jack, yes the ice-cream...
Forum: Northeast 06-08-2018, 05:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,939
Posted By turbo
if you can make this event do it. great location,...

if you can make this event do it. great location, great eaa fund raiser. don't do any crazy flying there as one of our kind found out last year.
last year we were witness to an amazing sight....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2018, 05:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,964
Posted By turbo
been there, done that, what is next?

i finally passed the 5,000 hour mark on my trip yesterday from FL to CT. it was a great flying day of mostly vfr wx and some ifr challenges in the NY-CT area but my old faithfull rv did it again and...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-02-2018, 06:10 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 51,316
Posted By turbo
all the =VAF= world will be watching. good luck....

all the =VAF= world will be watching. good luck. good decision making for sure.
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