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Forum: RV-8/8A 03-23-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By jdelpeso
RV-8 CG with earthX battery

I have installed an Odyssey battery (15 pounds) in the engine compartment with a O-360-A1A and a Hartzell CS prop, that I think is a mistake for the CG location.
I will replace the Odyssey and Iīll...
Forum: RV-12 09-19-2017, 05:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,741
Posted By jdelpeso
I experienced the same problem but with a low...

I experienced the same problem but with a low fuel pressure and hi fuel flow.
Changing the engine fuel pump solved the problem.
Jose del Peso 120633
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,845
Posted By jdelpeso
Where did you paint it? Jose del Peso 120633

Where did you paint it?
Jose del Peso 120633
Forum: RV-12 10-20-2016, 01:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 18,606
Posted By jdelpeso
Maybe not 100% related to this issue but I think...

Maybe not 100% related to this issue but I think is important to share.
After 10 hours TT in my RV-12 I made de prop dynamic balance. The result was 1.3 IPS ( inches per second),that according with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-01-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,715
Posted By jdelpeso
Today Michel has departed Spain inbound the South...

Today Michel has departed Spain inbound the South Pole
You can follow the trip in
www.skypolaris.org

Good luck

Jose del Peso (120633)
Forum: RV-12 09-27-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,389
Posted By jdelpeso
I have asked the question of the position of the...

I have asked the question of the position of the washer to Vanīs
This is the answer:


"The OAT probe does not rely on any airframe ground to function.

Be sure the pins are properly engaged in the...
Forum: RV-12 09-26-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,389
Posted By jdelpeso
According with KAI page 31B-14 when installing...

According with KAI page 31B-14 when installing the OAT probe the nylon washer is in the outside and the nut in the inside
According with the Skyview System Installation Guide (SV-OAT_340 location and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,715
Posted By jdelpeso
he is now in...

he is now in Canada
http://www.skypolaris.org/flying-north/
Jose del Peso 120633
Forum: RV-12 03-23-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,224
Posted By jdelpeso
I have sent a PM

I have sent a PM
Forum: RV-12 03-21-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,224
Posted By jdelpeso
Hi,Bud I live in Boca Raton and the airplane is...

Hi,Bud
I live in Boca Raton and the airplane is parked in Lantana (KLNA)
Jose del Peso (120633)
Forum: Florida (South) 01-21-2016, 04:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 941
Posted By jdelpeso
Hangar in Lantana

I have my Rv-12 in Lantana in a tie-down
I would like to rent a hangar for no more than 7 days for the condition inspection and some SBīs
Jose del Peso (120633)
Forum: RV-12 12-14-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,092
Posted By jdelpeso
John, see page 22-4 of the illustrated parts...

John, see page 22-4 of the illustrated parts catalog.
You have to remove the nuts items 36 and 71
The choke lever ( item 34) and the throttle lever ( item 45) will remain with the
cables, separated...
Forum: RV-12 12-14-2015, 02:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,092
Posted By jdelpeso
You can remove the carb without touching the...

You can remove the carb without touching the cables
Just unscrew two nuts, one for the chocke and one for the throttle.
Jose del Peso (120633)
Forum: RV-12 11-28-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,360
Posted By jdelpeso
I had the same problem Vanīs sent me an spacer...

I had the same problem
Vanīs sent me an spacer plate
Jose del Peso (120633)
Forum: RV-12 11-12-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,117
Posted By jdelpeso
Just to finish the thread. The problem was the...

Just to finish the thread.
The problem was the engine fuel pump.
The lesson for me: low fuel pressure and hi fuel flow check the pump
Thank you
Jose del Peso (120633)
Forum: RV-12 10-04-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,117
Posted By jdelpeso
After removing the cooling, the spring between ...

After removing the cooling, the spring between the carb and the clamp in the
compesating manifold tube wasnīt attached. After fixing the spring the engine run well. I donīt feel totally confident...
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,117
Posted By jdelpeso
Tomorrow I will go to the airport and check that...

Tomorrow I will go to the airport and check that the fuel return assembly is installed properly (brass fitting in the return line). Initially I donīt think this is the problem because the engine has...
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,117
Posted By jdelpeso
Thank you Joe for your answer The engine has...

Thank you Joe for your answer
The engine has worked well until today
If the restrictor orifice for the return line is missed, this can be the problem (loss of power, low fuel pressure and hi fuel...
Forum: RV-12 10-02-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,117
Posted By jdelpeso
Engine stumbled on take off

Hi all,
Some seconds after applying full power for take off the engine stumble, there were a low fuel pressure warning and hi fuel flow (10gal/hr). I havenīt calibrated the fuel flow sender yet.
I...
Forum: RV-12 02-04-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By jdelpeso
Thanks John I have double check the floats after...

Thanks John
I have double check the floats after soaking in gas
1. Visually. The pin of the float that is not OK is below the gas level
2.Weighting the floats. One pair was out of tolerance
I have...
Forum: RV-12 02-04-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By jdelpeso
I`ve bought the garkets in CPS and the floats in...

I`ve bought the garkets in CPS and the floats in Leadihd Edge
What a great forum
Jose
Forum: RV-12 02-03-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By jdelpeso
Checking the floats, one of them is out of...

Checking the floats, one of them is out of weight.
Iīve called Lockwood and the floats and the gaskets are not available. They donīt even give an estimated time of delivery.
Does anybody know any...
Forum: RV-12 02-03-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By jdelpeso
Thank you everybody I thought that because I...

Thank you everybody
I thought that because I couldnīt do the annual I couldnīt do the SB either.
Jose
Forum: RV-12 02-03-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By jdelpeso
Hi Joe I have buiilt the E-LSA RV-12 Not sure,...

Hi Joe
I have buiilt the E-LSA RV-12
Not sure, but I think I can not do it until I make the 12 hours maintenance course. I hope to be wrong
Jose
Forum: RV-12 02-03-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By jdelpeso
Any Rotax technician in South Florida?

After the first flight in late November the E-LSA RV-12 is in my home garage
I have to comply with the carbs float bouyancy SB before fly
I have sent 6 emails to Rotax technician in this area...
Forum: RV-12 01-28-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,712
Posted By jdelpeso
103. BASIC ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS TO QUALIFY...

103. BASIC ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS TO QUALIFY FOR A REPAIRMAN (LSA) CERTIFICATE. An applicant for a repairman (LSA) certificate must: • Be at least 18 years of age. • Read, speak, write, and...
Forum: Florida (South) 09-25-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,078
Posted By jdelpeso
Thanks, Dale Iīll go to Pompano. Jose del Peso

Thanks, Dale
Iīll go to Pompano.
Jose del Peso
Forum: Florida (South) 09-23-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,078
Posted By jdelpeso
Thanks, Dale Tomorrow Iīll go to Pompano to check...

Thanks, Dale
Tomorrow Iīll go to Pompano to check for hangar space and get some info.
Jose del Peso
Forum: Florida (South) 09-23-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,078
Posted By jdelpeso
RV builders in Fort Lauderdale Executive area

In the next few weeks Iīll move my Rv-12 to Fort Lauderdale Executive for the first flight. I have some questions for the Rv builders in this area:
-FXE has no mogas available, so Is posible to carry...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-06-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,105
Posted By jdelpeso
Maybe, one option is to install the "Kannad 406...

Maybe, one option is to install the "Kannad 406 integra" with integrated 406 Mhz antenna and GPS in the wing tip. Not 100% best location for the ELT, but everything is a compromise.

You can get...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-09-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,944
Posted By jdelpeso
Thanks everybody for the information. There is...

Thanks everybody for the information.
There is not a good place to install de ELT in the RV-8.
I think that the Kannad with the internal GPS and 406 Mhz antennas, the size and weight offers some new...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-05-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,944
Posted By jdelpeso
Installing the ELT in the firewall

Hi,
i have searching the forums to get info. about where to install the ELT antenna in the RV-8. It seems there is not a good place.
In the last Sun & Fun there was a Kannad ELT with internal GPS and...
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