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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,941
Posted By pjaffray
"TD" or "Tango Delta" = The...

"TD" or "Tango Delta" = The Dog.

pdj
Forum: Electrical Systems 07-31-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 13,282
Posted By pjaffray
I have not finished my build yet but I do have a...

I have not finished my build yet but I do have a VP-200. Will the latest software update be available so that I can make sure I have updated it to the most current level?

I plan on "building on"...
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-21-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,143
Posted By pjaffray
More Info on the SJ cowl with the Hartz prop...

More Info on the SJ cowl with the Hartz prop please?

I have the SJ cowl already but have not ordered my engine and prop. I was leaning towards the 3-blade MT, but this thread now has me...
Forum: COMM 03-14-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,763
Posted By pjaffray
I got mine in April of 2014 since I was flying...

I got mine in April of 2014 since I was flying into Canada and didn't want to have to worry if they would ask or not, they didn't. Only cost $60. For me worth it for piece of mind.

pdj
Forum: RV-10 09-23-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,849
Posted By pjaffray
EAA offers project insurance. That is where I...

EAA offers project insurance. That is where I got mine.

pdj
Forum: Safety 04-02-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,586
Posted By pjaffray
I rode a motorcycle on the Southern California...

I rode a motorcycle on the Southern California freeways for years. I didn't ride "defensive", I rode scared, expecting everyone else to do the worst possible thing at the worst possible time. I...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-09-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 646,549
Posted By pjaffray
Did you feed the audio from the Aera to your...

Did you feed the audio from the Aera to your PAR100EX? If so, which input did you use?
Forum: Reviews 01-22-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,742
Posted By pjaffray
I have been meaning to write a positive...

I have been meaning to write a positive endorsement for Up North Aviation, but Overkill396 pretty much said it all.

Bill was great to work with throughout the entire process.

I couldn't be...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-03-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 646,549
Posted By pjaffray
I am curious where you mounted the SkyRadar unit...

I am curious where you mounted the SkyRadar unit and if you used external antennas. I am going to be headed down a similar route so any info would be helpful.

pdj
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-28-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,557
Posted By pjaffray
Long Sleeve T-shirt for sun protection at OSH!

Long Sleeve T-shirt for sun protection at OSH!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-26-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,145
Posted By pjaffray
I just want to point out that not all ladies...

I just want to point out that not all ladies prefer the side by side option. My wife has little interest in the "flying" part of the plane. She is interested in spending time with me (I am a lucky...
Forum: COMM 11-19-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,322
Posted By pjaffray
Why not in the same wing as the AP Servo? That...

Why not in the same wing as the AP Servo? That is my current plan. My other wing has the heated pitot and the remote compass. Just looking to learn.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-01-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,278
Posted By pjaffray
Grand Rapids Technology lists an external RAIM...

Grand Rapids Technology lists an external RAIM GPS option for their EFIS systems on their pricing wizard at $750 with no mention of TSO or not.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-20-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 62,062
Posted By pjaffray
Small USB Stick

This is what I am planning on using. It weighs just 0.09oz.

SanDisk Cruzer Fit 32 GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820171674

I can't imagine it ever...
Forum: RV-1 09-11-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,067
Posted By pjaffray
Thanks. I now see my name in the list, but I...

Thanks. I now see my name in the list, but I couldn't have done it without the support of my local chapter - Chapter 582.

pdj
Forum: RV-1 09-11-2012, 05:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,067
Posted By pjaffray
I was the coordinator for the stop in Toledo...

I was the coordinator for the stop in Toledo (Executive - KTDZ) when the RV-1 returned to the US after its Canadian tour leg. I don't see my name.

Paul Jaffray
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,751
Posted By pjaffray
My wife and I took the Grov-Air class together. ...

My wife and I took the Grov-Air class together. It was just us and one other person at that weekend class. We both learned a lot and I too have the poster on my shop wall.

It was a great class and...
Forum: RV-1 05-14-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,365
Posted By pjaffray
RV-1 Tour Stop in Toledo Ohio - 5/28 @ TDZ

RV-1 at TDZ

On its way to the EAA museum in Oshkosh, the RV-1 will be making its only stop in Ohio at Toledo Executive (TDZ Formerly Metcalf Field) on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28th at the EAA...
Forum: RV-1 04-02-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 30,767
Posted By pjaffray
We (EAA 582 @ TDZ) would love to host as many...

We (EAA 582 @ TDZ) would love to host as many people as want to come. I will reach out to Tom to see what we can coordinate.

Tom, can you PM me your email address or other preferred communication...
Forum: RV-1 03-31-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 30,767
Posted By pjaffray
TDZ - Toledo Executive

Are there any more details available about the stop at TDZ in Toledo? EAA Chapter 582 (I am the chapter secretary) is based there and has a number of RVs built or in process. If you have some idea...
Forum: Florida (Central) 03-30-2012, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,265
Posted By pjaffray
Here are two web-sites that have good planning...

Here are two web-sites that have good planning information. I have no affiliation with either.

www.allears.net

www.mousesavers.com

pdj
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,679
Posted By pjaffray
http://www.gkairshows.com/ Greg Koontz. I spent...

http://www.gkairshows.com/

Greg Koontz. I spent a couple of days learning basic aerobatics and had a great time.

pdj
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-10-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,510
Posted By pjaffray
I have two questions, what is the blue tape for...

I have two questions, what is the blue tape for and how are you fastening the pump to the floor? Sorry if these are dumb questions, but I am a noob and will soon be venturing down this road myself.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-10-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,321
Posted By pjaffray
My plan is to go with the IO-375 for my RV-8. I...

My plan is to go with the IO-375 for my RV-8. I haven't ordered it yet but my understanding is the only non IO-360 part is the crank. I have read the posts of lots of happy customers running the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2011, 05:26 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,241
Posted By pjaffray
Just as the F-16 went off the runway, the air...

Just as the F-16 went off the runway, the air boss called "roll the trucks - viper off the end of the runway!". I didn't time how long til the trucks arrived on the scene, but short of anticipating...
Forum: RV-12 07-04-2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 894
Posted By pjaffray
http://vansaircraft.com/public/fly-ins.htm Scroll...

http://vansaircraft.com/public/fly-ins.htm

Scroll down a bit and they have the whole scoop.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-31-2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 62,600
Posted By pjaffray
LiveATC.net has Sun'n Fun radio streaming.

LiveATC.net has Sun'n Fun radio streaming.
Forum: GPS 02-23-2011, 06:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,530
Posted By pjaffray
http://sites.garmin.com/magic/

http://sites.garmin.com/magic/
Forum: Nosewheel vs. Tailwheel 02-17-2011, 09:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,345
Posted By pjaffray
Tail draggers look cool. I am building an 8 and...

Tail draggers look cool.

I am building an 8 and recently got my tail wheel endorsement in a Pietenpol. I also learned how to repair a wood and fabric airplane thanks to a not so great landing. But...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-20-2011, 06:35 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 135,329
Posted By pjaffray
Stelvio Pass in...

Stelvio Pass in Italy:

http://lh5.ggpht.com/_kkzdlJj99Nw/TQ0tH7OwISI/AAAAAAAAABE/PTN4XeA-8FA/s800/DSC_0135.jpg

https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/GrLB6kM1YTpsCogNKkNeSQ?feat=directlink
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-10-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,972
Posted By pjaffray
I had the Andair in my plans until I saw...

I had the Andair in my plans until I saw this:

http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=66567

pdj
Forum: Northeast 12-14-2010, 05:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,674
Posted By pjaffray
EAA Chapter 582 is right near by at Metcalf...

EAA Chapter 582 is right near by at Metcalf (TDZ). Several members have flying RVs and several of us are building. I am working on an 8 in my shop right now. I am located just outside of Luckey OH...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,903
Posted By pjaffray
The AeroLED guys at Oshkosh told me that Van's...

The AeroLED guys at Oshkosh told me that Van's was the best price, even better than their "show" price.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-08-2010, 10:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,252
Posted By pjaffray
I have the Flightcom and am happy with it. Can't...

I have the Flightcom and am happy with it. Can't compare it to others as I have only used the Flightcom.

pdj
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-22-2010, 07:32 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 89,986
Posted By pjaffray
Got my letter back from the FAA today. N124SW. ...

Got my letter back from the FAA today. N124SW. My wife and I were married on the 124th day of the year and I proposed at the Snow White wishing well at Disneyland.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2009, 05:45 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 13,223
Posted By pjaffray
I considered a Factory Five kit but instead I am...

I considered a Factory Five kit but instead I am going down the road of a Monster Miata. I purchased a slightly wrecked 93 black and tan C-package Miata, tore it down to the bare tub (no frame on a...
Forum: Safety 01-16-2009, 06:17 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,364
Posted By pjaffray
http://www.flickr.com/photos/gregorylam/3200086900...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/gregorylam/3200086900/sizes/l/

Before any boats got there.
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