Home > VansAirForceForums

- Donate yearly (please).
- Advertise in here!

- Today's Posts | Insert Pics

Old 10-21-2017, 03:11 PM
NorthernRV4's Avatar
NorthernRV4 NorthernRV4 is offline
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Prince Edward Island, Canada
Posts: 124
Default Landing Light options

I'm at the stage of riveting my leading edge assembly and before I rivet it to the main spar I'm thinking about landing light options. I know the duct works light is probably the most common but it seems pretty old school. Looking for some recommendations for LED options. I'm sure there are some LED replacements for the duct works system but not sure it results in a very modern look overall. For simplicity I'd like to make use of wing tip landing lights. Seems there are some using the newer sheared tips with the integrated light. I've also had a look at Aveo Zip Tips and love the look of them but they're NOT cheap.
2017 VAF dues happily paid, Thanks DR!
Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-2017, 03:45 PM
dwranda dwranda is offline
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Jamestown,NY
Posts: 344

Amazon sells a par36 LED light for 34.99 sold by Handxen that some guys have used and like. I am planning on getting them when the time is right. Was going to post the link to it but it was crazy long.
9A in progress
Working on Finish kit!!
Mattituck TMXIO-360 red gold
Dues paid Dec 17
Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-2017, 04:39 PM
mfleming's Avatar
mfleming mfleming is offline
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Joseph, Oregon
Posts: 281

Here's a short thread about my landing light...actually, this is my taxi light...I'm going to install a more powerful version of this in both wingtips.

Here's some wingtip installations I like:
Michael Fleming
Joseph, OR
sagriver at icloud dot com

RV-7 Slider #74572
Started 11/2016
Empennage completed 11/2016 (sans fiberglass)
Ailerons and flaps completed 3/2017.
Wings completed 12/2017 (sans fiberglass)
Started on QB fuselage 01/2018
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:45 AM.

The VAFForums come to you courtesy Delta Romeo, LLC. By viewing and participating in them you agree to build your plane using standardized methods and practices and to fly it safely and in accordance with the laws governing the country you are located in.