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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-09-2018, 06:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,461
Posted By strahler13
Does it change with changing cabin vent openings?...

Does it change with changing cabin vent openings? Try yawing plane form side to side to change noise. Guessing canopy seal.

Mark
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-08-2018, 07:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 582
Posted By strahler13
Also, it helps to "push" the canopy away from you...

Also, it helps to "push" the canopy away from you slightly when lifting.

Mark
Forum: GPS 10-26-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 584
Posted By strahler13
GNS 480 End of Service Life

https://www.garmin.com/en-US/aviationalerts/service-advisory-1874-gns-480-cnx-80-end-of-service-life/
Forum: RV-12 10-25-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,896
Posted By strahler13
http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler1...

http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler13/Flo%20Fast_zpsfdzddim7.jpg

Here's a shot of our Flo Fast set up. Use to fill the Rans S-7. Works very nicely.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,061
Posted By strahler13
Put the left side (pilot) in first. Then the...

Put the left side (pilot) in first. Then the passenger side, as you can align the eyelets on the passenger side by adjusting from the inside using the oil door.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-20-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 15,536
Posted By strahler13
I wish gmcjetpilot would make a reappearance. ...

I wish gmcjetpilot would make a reappearance. Enjoyed many of his many posts.
Forum: RV-10 01-07-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,377
Posted By strahler13
I have this one. You need internet coverage to...

I have this one. You need internet coverage to work, but mine works...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-05-2017, 07:35 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 67,627
Posted By strahler13
Third?

http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler13/IMG_1663_zpsy3opu1pv.jpg

Or my other second airplane. OK, so it's the one on the left, and only 1/4 mine. It is a Rans S-7. Three other RV...
Forum: Southeast 09-23-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 22,659
Posted By strahler13
http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler1...

http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler13/IMG_1735_zpssnre5a33.jpg
Crankshaft and connecting...
Forum: Southeast 09-23-2017, 08:00 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 22,659
Posted By strahler13
Here's your photos Dan

http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler13/IMG_1733_zpsi1gjuoxe.jpg
Cam...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-14-2017, 09:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By strahler13
Thanks Bruce. I'll pass along.

Thanks Bruce. I'll pass along.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-13-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By strahler13
From the owner: I've dove all that a couple...

From the owner:

I've dove all that a couple times and forwarded the info to Gynesis. The AHARS data looks good according to Gynesis. They have no idea why the gyro "tumbles". The AHARS works fine...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-13-2017, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By strahler13
Thanks Bruce. I will pass your suggestion along....

Thanks Bruce. I will pass your suggestion along. If that doesn't help we'll check your provided link.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By strahler13
Anybody???

Anybody???
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-08-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By strahler13
Chelton ADAHRS To Borrow?

Friend has a Chelton (Genesys) system with an ADAHRS that has been giving him trouble. He has sent it into Chelton for repair and when he reinstalled it he gets a mismatched AH. He sent it back in...
Forum: Southeast 09-06-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 22,659
Posted By strahler13
Got any pictures?

Got any pictures?
Forum: Southeast 08-30-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 22,659
Posted By strahler13
I hear the recovery process has started.

I hear the recovery process has started.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-27-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 16,634
Posted By strahler13
Many thanks to Dan, the vendors supplying the...

Many thanks to Dan, the vendors supplying the beer and door prizes and to Gallaghar for providing the venue. All present seemed to have a really good time. Biggest and best social yet, in my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-31-2017, 08:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 823
Posted By strahler13
Check PMs.

Check PMs.
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-25-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 14,332
Posted By strahler13
Flip tires and install new tubes? One of my...

Flip tires and install new tubes? One of my current tubes has been on the plane since the day I bought it--13 years ago and over 1,000 fight hours.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 04-23-2017, 10:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,514
Posted By strahler13
Brantel, Can you expand on your testing of your...

Brantel,

Can you expand on your testing of your other poor performing AHRSs as noted below?

My G5 is rock solid even while performing some test that can drive poor performing AHRS's crazy.[/QUOTE]
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-18-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,348
Posted By strahler13
Freight? What freight?

Doesn't everybody just hop in the golf cart, drive through the airport gate and walk into the store?
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-07-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,916
Posted By strahler13
6 and 7 fuse same width.

6 and 7 fuse same width.
Forum: RV-12 01-12-2017, 07:01 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 18,526
Posted By strahler13
I have been using Gallagher, nee Nation Air, for...

I have been using Gallagher, nee Nation Air, for the 13 years or so that I've had my RV. From my experience, any inquiry has been answered within 24 hours, I have received a listing of competing...
Forum: RV-12 11-24-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,163
Posted By strahler13
Well, I placed an order and did not see anything...

Well, I placed an order and did not see anything about tubes to be included.
Forum: RV-12 11-24-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,163
Posted By strahler13
Where do you see the free tubes offer on the...

Where do you see the free tubes offer on the on-line order form?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-11-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,423
Posted By strahler13
Ouch! I hear you are quite close to first flight.

Ouch! I hear you are quite close to first flight.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-10-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,423
Posted By strahler13
How about your own fart?...when you are in a...

How about your own fart?...when you are in a confined space with a friend and you just wait for him to first notice?...I know...you just can't keep a straight face long enough.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-21-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 14,362
Posted By strahler13
I like this thread alot. I've heard "cut the...

I like this thread alot.

I've heard "cut the light switch on" down here.

...and who the **** came up with vacuum?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-06-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,087
Posted By strahler13
Who has the most RVs on their field?

We just added the 40th flying RV on our field (KFFC Peachtree City, GA). I hear Spruce Creek and maybe a few others have more.
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-03-2016, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,397
Posted By strahler13
I did exactly the same thing as Brian. Works...

I did exactly the same thing as Brian. Works fine.
Forum: Safety 08-18-2016, 08:03 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 67,339
Posted By strahler13
Hey Vic, My -6 was supposedly the fifth plane...

Hey Vic,
My -6 was supposedly the fifth plane built by the builder. Do you think he had the tail mastered by then? (Inside joke)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,064
Posted By strahler13
Didn't there used to be strobe lights on the...

Didn't there used to be strobe lights on the grain silos at FISKE? Had it in the flight plan as a way point, but obscured by traffic targets. It would be helpful to have a definite way of marking...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-02-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,426
Posted By strahler13
You should have checked in D-28 last week. Both...

You should have checked in D-28 last week. Both Don and I have hard lines.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-25-2016, 06:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,228
Posted By strahler13
Why go to Signature? Sheltair is there at KSAV...

Why go to Signature? Sheltair is there at KSAV and I have have great experiences with them.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 26,909
Posted By strahler13
I'm in, and thinking you will run short of Two...

I'm in, and thinking you will run short of Two Hearted Ale.
Forum: Safety 04-26-2016, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,926
Posted By strahler13
Mike, you had me at "cheapo". Any details as to...

Mike, you had me at "cheapo". Any details as to where purchased?

Thx,
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-12-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,268
Posted By strahler13
Or use stainless steel tape from McMaster Carr. ...

Or use stainless steel tape from McMaster Carr. Works and looks great.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,535
Posted By strahler13
http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler1...

http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler13/Fla%20Trip_zpsrhie3cvu.jpg

Traveling to FL Tuesday. If I turned right I could have flown "backwards", I think. Note the "Glide Ring". To my...
Forum: ADS-B 02-01-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 72,025
Posted By strahler13
I passed on my second try. On the original...

I passed on my second try. On the original install of my Garmin 480 there was noting assigned to serial output pin #3. Now the updated Garmin installation instructions identify this pin as the ADSB...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 12-23-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,278
Posted By strahler13
Vlad, I'm honored to make your "Hit Parad...

Vlad,
I'm honored to make your "Hit Parad "--reference to an old music show in the States. Come back anytime. Jon and I are having a beer in D-28 as I type this. BTW, Svetlana says "Hi".
Matk
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,139
Posted By strahler13
Finally NASA has come around to my way of...

Finally NASA has come around to my way of thinking. I've always said, "Who says that two molecules hanging around near each other have to end up next to each other once they have gone different...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-04-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,439
Posted By strahler13
Who wants to champion a like statue in Georgia?

Who wants to champion a like statue in Georgia?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-20-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,098
Posted By strahler13
From...

From Google:

http://www.1011now.com/home/headlines/Two-Dead-After-Plane-Crash-Near-Cortland-333650591.html
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-05-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,057
Posted By strahler13
Hi Chaz, I put SS tape on a year or two ago. It...

Hi Chaz,
I put SS tape on a year or two ago. It still looks great. Another RV in our hangar has had it on flaps much longer and looks brand new. One roll from McMaster Carr will do about 3-4...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-29-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 25,656
Posted By strahler13
Just not at the expense of replacing Bell's Two...

Just not at the expense of replacing Bell's Two Hearted Ale.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 33,600
Posted By strahler13
ALPA needs to think of their current members that...

ALPA needs to think of their current members that will retire from the airlines and will want to continue to fly--like many I know on our field. Oh, but wait...then they won't be dues paying members...
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-28-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 55,036
Posted By strahler13
Number 1...as with the social.

Number 1...as with the social.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 33,600
Posted By strahler13
From ALPA to its members: July 27, 2015 As you...

From ALPA to its members:

July 27, 2015

As you may know, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) filed a petition for exemption with the...
Forum: RV-4 07-09-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,029
Posted By strahler13
Also, Sterba will repitch the prop free of charge...

Also, Sterba will repitch the prop free of charge until you're happy. Obviously, easier to go from coarse to fine pitch.
Forum: RV-4 07-09-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,029
Posted By strahler13
Might want to check with Ed Sterba in Ocala, FL. ...

Might want to check with Ed Sterba in Ocala, FL. I just bought a prop for a Pietenpol and it was quite reasonable.
Forum: Formation Flying 06-30-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,306
Posted By strahler13
Don, check PM.

Don, check PM.
Forum: Southeast 06-24-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,707
Posted By strahler13
Turbo, You can't come that close to Peachtree...

Turbo,
You can't come that close to Peachtree City, GA without stopping in. We have 37 flying RVs on the field. Daily happy hours in Hangar D-28.
Mark
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,717
Posted By strahler13
I replaced the Teflon tape twice. The last time...

I replaced the Teflon tape twice. The last time using stainless steel tape. I don't think I will have to do again.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 427,345
Posted By strahler13
Memphis Belle and 88TU

After a flight back from Triple Tree, My fellow squadron-mate, Don Roberts, took this picture of his RV-4 with the B-17, Memphis Belle. I am told the B-17 was used in filming of the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 25,656
Posted By strahler13
I'm in. Number 1?

I'm in. Number 1?
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-21-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,544
Posted By strahler13
A number of -6's in Peachtree City, GA, including...

A number of -6's in Peachtree City, GA, including mine. Two hr. drive from Montgomery.
Forum: Reviews 05-15-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,959
Posted By strahler13
A few years back, a Desser guy at OSH told me...

A few years back, a Desser guy at OSH told me that the Michelin AS tubes used to be the leader of the pack when most others were using rubber tubes, not the buna N or whatever it is that all...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 05-12-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 25,531
Posted By strahler13
I had a similar problem. Checked, then replaced...

I had a similar problem. Checked, then replaced wires to the alternator. Intermittent problem would not go away. Met Bill from B&C at Oshkosh. He told me to replace the alternator plug. I told...
Forum: Southeast 05-04-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,328
Posted By strahler13
http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler1...

http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp192/strahler13/image1_zpskcvrzd7t.jpg

One more photo from Saturday courtesy Craig Johnson.
Forum: Southeast 05-03-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,328
Posted By strahler13
Great Day for a Fly-In

This thread started out with last year's Fly-In, but here's a report on this past Saturday's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,337
Posted By strahler13
Thanks guys.

Thanks guys.
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