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Old 02-12-2018, 10:56 PM
crabandy crabandy is offline
 
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Hooking up the EarthX fault wire couldn't have been easier thanks to their excellent manual. 1 wire to a discreet input into the G3X, I temporarily grounded the wire to test the annunciation as it doesn't display if there isn't a fault. Note the red "BATT FAULT" in addition to other alarms on the PFD:

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Old 02-13-2018, 10:49 AM
EXflyer EXflyer is offline
 
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Just looking at the bend radius looks a little tight, don't have my old books but thought it was 3 times the thickness of the metal. Also edge of the metal looks rough which can cause a crack at the bend. Just a thought.
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Old 02-17-2018, 06:43 PM
pilotpip pilotpip is offline
 
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Andy,

Your thread gives me hope of doing this some day. Love the tech in your plane, and the detail you shared through your building process. Darn you, Photobucket!

I hope Pie is doing well. As a father of 2 under the age of 3 reading about her diagnosis and hospital stay was gut-wrenching.
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