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Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-19-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By Dave12
You could use Phillips Victory which has the anti...

You could use Phillips Victory which has the anti wear formula already in it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-18-2020, 06:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,044
Posted By Dave12
https://photos.smugmug.com/Flying-with-Pie/i-NBvDd...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Flying-with-Pie/i-NBvDdpK/0/d7640c6e/L/IMG_6363_heic-L.jpg[/QUOTE]

One of the cutest pics ever placed on VAF!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-17-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,217
Posted By Dave12
Pm sent........

Pm sent........
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-17-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,447
Posted By Dave12
Not anal at all. Aircraft tubes leak. I check...

Not anal at all. Aircraft tubes leak. I check mine every month right after I pay my hangar rent. They always need a shot.
Forum: Reviews 02-14-2020, 05:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 427
Posted By Dave12
Aircraft Specialties and TS Flightlines canít be...

Aircraft Specialties and TS Flightlines canít be beat. Great products, workmanship and support.
Forum: Northeast 02-13-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By Dave12
Iíll never forget the look on All around good...

Iíll never forget the look on All around good bloke, Nigel Speedyís face when he was served his order of pancake at Joniís.
Forum: Northeast 02-13-2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By Dave12
That little eatery is always busy it seems.

That little eatery is always busy it seems.
Forum: Northeast 02-11-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By Dave12
Joniís Diner at Smoketown, Pa. is closing!

Well, another airport eatery is closing itís doors after many years. Joniís Smoketown Diner will serve itís last meals next Monday, Feb.17 th. Joni and Anthony have always treated the fly-in crowd...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-10-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 962
Posted By Dave12
I’ve dealt with Gibson and ElReno and had great...

I’ve dealt with Gibson and ElReno and had great service from both. Excellent reputations.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 02-06-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,922
Posted By Dave12
Sounds like you found Braden West.

Sounds like you found Braden West.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-28-2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,036
Posted By Dave12
Read any articles you can find written by Walt...

Read any articles you can find written by Walt Atkinson, George Braly or John Deakins . These guys are the gurus of lop operations. They have done years of research on the subject. There are many...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-27-2020, 07:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 741
Posted By Dave12
Hey pal, Linny and I will be out in June. Will...

Hey pal, Linny and I will be out in June. Will be very interested in this new Turkish bath you have discovered!:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2020, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,049
Posted By Dave12
Thatís just his inner-pilot coming out. I know...

Thatís just his inner-pilot coming out. I know where one is waiting with his name on it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2020, 07:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,049
Posted By Dave12
Mark, you need to contact the Air Czar, the 9A...

Mark, you need to contact the Air Czar, the 9A guru, and all around good guy, Vlad. He also happens to be one of Utahís newest residents. Few people out there have more 9 experience than Vlad. ...
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-19-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,488
Posted By Dave12
The real talkative guy that sets up out in the...

The real talkative guy that sets up out in the Aeromart section at Kosh, will sell you 5 of the vents for $5. He had thousands of them last year. They make a huge difference.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-14-2020, 07:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,822
Posted By Dave12
If you have a csp, the area of the crankshaft...

If you have a csp, the area of the crankshaft around the prop hub is hollow. This is where oil is collected to control the pitch changes of the prop blades. This oil stays there and is not changed...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-13-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,317
Posted By Dave12
Vlad, you surprised me bro. You made a full...

Vlad, you surprised me bro. You made a full disclosure on your location. Well, almost🤔.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-13-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,388
Posted By Dave12
I still have a 3400 on the right side of my...

I still have a 3400 on the right side of my RV-10. I have two 5500s in the left. Not having the same functionality has caused some minor annoyances. It’s my plan to upgrade to all 5000 series...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-12-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 30
Poll: EFIS Poll
Views: 2,593
Posted By Dave12
Iíve had the Dynon D180 and it was ok. Next...

Iíve had the Dynon D180 and it was ok. Next build had Skyview Touch and really liked it. My current ride has AFS and couldnít be happier with it. I have also used the G3x and it was probably...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-09-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,952
Posted By Dave12
I just downloaded the app and have used it on...

I just downloaded the app and have used it on several flights. Itís as good as anything Iíve used. If youíre a cfi, itís free.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,492
Posted By Dave12
I bought a very simple adapter from Aerox for $35...

I bought a very simple adapter from Aerox for $35 at Kosh. It works great. As other knowledgeable fillers have said, fill slowly, keep your hand on the bottle, when warn stop and let it cool. Watch...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-06-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,916
Posted By Dave12
There are many 320ís in the fleet well beyond...

There are many 320ís in the fleet well beyond tbo. Some have even doubled tbo. Some more than double tbo. That is a hardy engine.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-05-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,065
Posted By Dave12
+1. Just canít throw it away. I just keep it...

+1. Just canít throw it away. I just keep it cold.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,994
Posted By Dave12
Listen to David Harris. Ignore the Buzzkill guy.

Listen to David Harris. Ignore the Buzzkill guy.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-03-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,697
Posted By Dave12
The AFS probably cost a little more, but well...

The AFS probably cost a little more, but well worth it. That was probably Al Rubinís 8 you saw and itís as good as any out there. Check your pmís
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-02-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,697
Posted By Dave12
Hey Frank, I see youíre in Douglassville. You...

Hey Frank, I see youíre in Douglassville. You probably already know that there are some beautiful RVís right up the road at limerick. Lots of advice to be found there. My current rv was built...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-30-2019, 08:52 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 22,045
Posted By Dave12
Nice floor! Can you tell us about your WiFi...

Nice floor! Can you tell us about your WiFi switch?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-26-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 61,703
Posted By Dave12
Thatís it. Many thanks Bob.

Thatís it. Many thanks Bob.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-26-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 61,703
Posted By Dave12
Does anyone know or remember the post a year or...

Does anyone know or remember the post a year or so ago that discussed using a flex hone to clean up guides? There were two sizes listed that would work. I thought I had that info saved, but canít...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 12-12-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,120
Posted By Dave12
Even if you donít have room for it, you can still...

Even if you donít have room for it, you can still install the pmags and live happily. I purchased a 9 recently that was already benefiting from them. Being stuck in a time warp the way I WAS, prior...
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-11-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 793
Posted By Dave12
Thanks Bob and Jim. The 5500 is not a drop in...

Thanks Bob and Jim. The 5500 is not a drop in replacement. I have little to not much panel space to spare. My buddy that built the plane packed it full of good stuff. I have a stand alone TT...
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-11-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 793
Posted By Dave12
Advanced Flight 4500 to 5400 upgrade

Iím considering upgrading my 4500 to a 5400. For those who have done this, I would like to know your thoughts on it?

If you had it to do over, would you have upgraded to a 5500 with the extra...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-28-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,031
Posted By Dave12
Yíall are in our prayers.

Yíall are in our prayers.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-28-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,442
Posted By Dave12
https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/D...

https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Daily%20Pictures/Food%20shopping%20-%201%201.jpg...
Forum: My RV Build Project 10-28-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,586
Posted By Dave12
Vad#2 has big shoes to fill, just saying. Iím...

Vad#2 has big shoes to fill, just saying. Iím sure heís up to the task though.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-25-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,436
Posted By Dave12
Hi Jeff, check your pmís.

Hi Jeff, check your pmís.
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-14-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,292
Posted By Dave12
There is probably one closer, but Iím a bit north...

There is probably one closer, but Iím a bit north of Balmer if you want to come up.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-04-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,113
Posted By Dave12
ATF will work.

ATF will work.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-30-2019, 06:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,536
Posted By Dave12
Undisclosed? Youíve been triangulated.

Undisclosed? Youíve been triangulated.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-22-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,118
Posted By Dave12
The 912 can be run all day at 5500. Both of the...

The 912 can be run all day at 5500. Both of the ones I had seemed to enjoy it.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-19-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,023
Posted By Dave12
Joe Gores or Mike Miller, the master thinkers...

Joe Gores or Mike Miller, the master thinkers will be along shortly to answer.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-02-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,260
Posted By Dave12
There is a fine 8 for sale in Pottstown, Pa. ...

There is a fine 8 for sale in Pottstown, Pa. very unfortunate circumstances force itís sale. Not going any further into that, but giving that fine machine some interest would be appreciated. Itís...
Forum: RV-9/9A 09-01-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,596
Posted By Dave12
The last three airplanes Iíve owned, I built, so...

The last three airplanes Iíve owned, I built, so flying something someone else built is new to me. That being said, I bought a great airplane, built by a very focused and talented builder and have...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-01-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 13,526
Posted By Dave12
Dale, will your DynonA/P ďcut the corner ď as it...

Dale, will your DynonA/P ďcut the corner ď as it approaches the waypoints now that itís talking to the Ifly?
Forum: RV-14 08-21-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,534
Posted By Dave12
Doc, youíre going to like those pmags.

Doc, youíre going to like those pmags.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-19-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,293
Posted By Dave12
I see youíre hard at work! Check your pmís.

I see youíre hard at work! Check your pmís.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-18-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,748
Posted By Dave12
When I balance a Rotax or Continental and trying...

When I balance a Rotax or Continental and trying different solutions as the balancer is acquiring data, I mount the suggested weight on the screws that hold the spinner to the rear bulkhead. When an...
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-16-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 528
Posted By Dave12
Almost RV14 mod.

Anyone know of a 7 or 9 in the mid Atlantic area that has the almost 14 mod? I would like to try it on for size.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-16-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,216
Posted By Dave12
I just installed the same one and it works very...

I just installed the same one and it works very good. I plugged one of the adapters into my first 12 and it sounded like the Amazon Rain Forest at night time in my headset.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-12-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,778
Posted By Dave12
Yes Lyco, he knows them. Heís not fooling us. ...

Yes Lyco, he knows them. Heís not fooling us. All Russkiís know each other. He definitely knows the guy from Ukraine. I think I heard that he and Ksenia?
Forum: Northeast 08-12-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,189
Posted By Dave12
This event is always a great time. Governor...

This event is always a great time. Governor Valcik and his Airport Authority do a great job. Linny and I havenít missed one yet!
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-11-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,778
Posted By Dave12
I’m hooked on them too. I listen to them often. ...

I’m hooked on them too. I listen to them often. I think the drummer attended the Belfast, Maine fly in a couple years ago with Vlad. Of course, Vlad says it wasn’t him. Vlad’s Russian buddy looks...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-07-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 13,526
Posted By Dave12
Nice looking install. How about a panel pic...

Nice looking install. How about a panel pic showing it?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-07-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 13,526
Posted By Dave12
The D180 uses an external magnetometer which is...

The D180 uses an external magnetometer which is mounted in the tailcone. My first 12 had a 496 in it that I used for rock throwing practice once I bought and installed the Ifly.;). Iím pretty sure...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-17-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,497
Posted By Dave12
Speaking from experience?

Speaking from experience?
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-15-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,770
Posted By Dave12
Thanks Rocket. Thatís a must have. I had one...

Thanks Rocket. Thatís a must have. I had one one time that broke the push rod tube into two pieces. Apparently, it stuck, bent the push rod, broke the tube and unstuck itself! Just unbelievable.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-14-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,685
Posted By Dave12
The Air Czar has to check with his maintenance...

The Air Czar has to check with his maintenance bureau for that. That guy has a bureau for everything!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-08-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,146
Posted By Dave12
Try swapping the ignition modules and see if the...

Try swapping the ignition modules and see if the misfire follows it. I had a similar situation with my first 12. It eventually stopped firing at all.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,105
Posted By Dave12
Lucas electrical parts produced a lot of smoke!

Lucas electrical parts produced a lot of smoke!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-24-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,464
Posted By Dave12
Quite an endorsement!

Quite an endorsement!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-31-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,860
Posted By Dave12
This is why he is the Air Czar.

This is why he is the Air Czar.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-30-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,860
Posted By Dave12
Meet him once, you never forget him. Very good...

Meet him once, you never forget him. Very good man.
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