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Forum: RV-10 07-04-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 955
Posted By Lynnb
How long had you been flying before the window...

How long had you been flying before the window ejected? Day's? Months? Years?

Thanks for all the replies.
Forum: RV-10 07-04-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 955
Posted By Lynnb
RV-10 Windows Glassing In

Just curious if the main reason for glassing in the windows is to prevent paint cracking, or is it necessary to encase the windows to prevent a loss in flight. I've installed my windows with Lord...
Forum: RV-10 06-09-2020, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By Lynnb
I heard back from Lord if anyone wants the part...

I heard back from Lord if anyone wants the part number:

The mix tips for LORD 7545 A/E in the 215 mL cartridge is LORD part # 3001178 (package of 12).
Forum: RV-10 06-08-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By Lynnb
Lord Adhesive Mixing Tips

I e-mailed Aerosport, but haven't heard back, was wondering if anyone knows what mixing tips are used with the Lord Adhesive. I need to buy a few more, I"ve been doing some small batch stuff. I...
Forum: RV-10 04-03-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,758
Posted By Lynnb
If the mothership said to build on, I'd build on....

If the mothership said to build on, I'd build on. My experience with Van's is they are usually pretty conservative on there advice when to replace parts, so I would take this as your ok. But if you...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,408
Posted By Lynnb
Paddy, Are you getting these printed locally or...

Paddy,

Are you getting these printed locally or from an online source? What size are you ordering, and what are you using to remove the old one without messing up the paint to replace...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-10-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,134
Posted By Lynnb
If you have the edge distance to go to a -5...

If you have the edge distance to go to a -5 rivet, you might consider just using a cherrymax and build on. If you don't have one yet, a Cherry Max rivet guage is worth the...
Forum: RV-10 01-08-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,082
Posted By Lynnb
The data didn't lead to it, but a quick look by...

The data didn't lead to it, but a quick look by an A&P and they think a stuck exhaust valve might have been the culpret.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-03-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks for the quick replies, just the info I...

Thanks for the quick replies, just the info I needed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-03-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By Lynnb
Skyview and Tosten Grip Wiring - CS8

I'm working through the wiring diagram for the Tosten Grips and there are two common wires (Green and white). One appears to ground the trim switch/hat and the other to the other 4 switches. Since...
Forum: RV-10 11-25-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,357
Posted By Lynnb
Wow, this was timely, thanks for the info Paddy!

Wow, this was timely, thanks for the info Paddy!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-13-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,872
Posted By Lynnb
Congrats! I really enjoyed the video. Lynn

Congrats! I really enjoyed the video.

Lynn
Forum: Autopilots 10-31-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By Lynnb
Stein did my layout, and both A/P servos are on...

Stein did my layout, and both A/P servos are on one CB. Then there is a seperate circuit breaker that powers the Trim, all thought it is labeled Auto Pilot. This follows the notation on the Dynon...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-25-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 945
Posted By Lynnb
What brand are the batteries you used, most...

What brand are the batteries you used, most (Duracel and energizer at least) will cover damaged electronics.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,061
Posted By Lynnb
duracel offers the same guarantee. ...

duracel offers the same guarantee.
https://www.duracell.com/en-us/technology/battery-care-use-and-disposal/

I've switched to using rechargable Eneloops and Amazon knock offs in most everything...
Forum: RV-10 09-25-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By Lynnb
That is the way you want to do it,...

That is the way you want to do it, drill/dimple/fit and then if you are going to prime do it just before final assembly/riveting.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-15-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,215
Posted By Lynnb
I haven't pushed to hard, kind of like putting...

I haven't pushed to hard, kind of like putting your hand in bubble gum. If I lay my hand on it, I have a line of adhesive on my hand from it.
Forum: RV-10 09-15-2019, 05:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 726
Posted By Lynnb
Have you sat in and flown in a 14? They are nice...

Have you sat in and flown in a 14? They are nice and roomy. If they had had the 14 when I started building I might have gone that route, much shorter build time. Just something to think about.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-15-2019, 05:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,215
Posted By Lynnb
Just in case anyone is curious, 2 weeks and same...

Just in case anyone is curious, 2 weeks and same section is not cured. I e-mailed Geoff and he'd never heard of anyone having this issue. So might dig a little out and then encapsulate it with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-13-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,954
Posted By Lynnb
They have a smaller one, it's still 25 seconds,...

They have a smaller one, it's still 25 seconds, which in the moment would still feel like a long time.
Forum: RV-10 09-13-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By Lynnb
Not sure what pictures you'd like. I used a 9...

Not sure what pictures you'd like. I used a 9 pin...
Forum: RV-10 09-12-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,908
Posted By Lynnb
I actually ordered a spare bulkhead skin to match...

I actually ordered a spare bulkhead skin to match my doubler. You could also use a backseat skin.

Lynn
Forum: Reviews 09-05-2019, 06:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,917
Posted By Lynnb
Yeah, prior to watching them it was a little...

Yeah, prior to watching them it was a little harder to justify the price tag, but afterwards not so hard of a sale. I also had sent them some questions and they were quick to respond. Specifically...
Forum: Reviews 09-04-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,917
Posted By Lynnb
I ordered one to put in a few weeks ago. What...

I ordered one to put in a few weeks ago. What sold me were there YouTube vids. Vids were a little lacking in production quality but it was interesting to see how the traditional dots didn't respond...
Forum: RV-10 09-04-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,153
Posted By Lynnb
I used the silicone from ACS with backing plates,...

I used the silicone from ACS with backing plates, pretty happy with the way it turned out, couldn't find a finished picture, this was mid...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-02-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,215
Posted By Lynnb
Lord Adhesive Tacky After 24hrs

I finally installed the rear windows on the 10 yesterday. Within a few hours everything seemed to be setting up as you would expect, but I have about a 2" section of squeze out that is still...
Forum: RV-10 09-02-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 739
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks, I have to say this is some customer...

Thanks, I have to say this is some customer service! :)
Forum: RV-10 09-01-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 739
Posted By Lynnb
Vetterman exhaust tab

Anyone recently installed their exhaust? And if so did you have the steel tab for the anti-sway assembly? I can't seem to find it in my kit and I was wondering if maybe they changed the instructions.
Forum: RV-10 08-29-2019, 06:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks, I think this is the route I'll try. Did...

Thanks, I think this is the route I'll try. Did you encase the top and sides of the front window as well?
Forum: RV-10 08-28-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By Lynnb
Rear window install

So I"m still procrastinating on starting to install windows. I've ordered the Lord Adhesive and pretty much have a plan in place, but the one thing I can't figure out is after the windows are glued...
Forum: RV-10 08-27-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,161
Posted By Lynnb
Cleco it to the R-1006 trailing edge and see what...

Cleco it to the R-1006 trailing edge and see what it looks like. Once it is clamped to a flat surface and Pro-Sealed in it might not be as bad as you think.

I used the same tool and it works, but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,060
Posted By Lynnb
This is how mine is done, hope it helps. Black...

This is how mine is done, hope it helps. Black RTV plugging the bottom and openings cut on the front, then safety wired. I do still need to add some RTV to the safety...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks, hadn't thought about doing the CHT probes.

Thanks, hadn't thought about doing the CHT probes.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By Lynnb
Anti Seize EGT Probes?

I was putting the exhaust on last night and using Nickle Anti Seize on the studs and slip joints. It got me thinking, should a little bit be placed on the butt end of the egt probe before it is...
Forum: Electrical Systems 08-16-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,347
Posted By Lynnb
This is actually the one Stein sells now. Price...

This is actually the one Stein sells now. Price on Amazon is a few bucks less, but it is the same blue sea systems they put in my panel and sold me for my AV Fans.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 08-06-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,186
Posted By Lynnb
I had similier issues and was able to remove the...

I had similier issues and was able to remove the nutplates, make the bolt hole a little bigger, than use some two lug floating...
Forum: RV-10 08-01-2019, 06:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,338
Posted By Lynnb
It is hard to tell the condition without seeing...

It is hard to tell the condition without seeing them in person, but I would assume DR wouldn't be posting them if he thought there were major issues. There is a ton of work done there, even has the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-25-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,661
Posted By Lynnb
I'm with you on Checkoway, his build blog set a...

I'm with you on Checkoway, his build blog set a high bar and was a lot of fun to even as a non-builder at the time to follow.
Forum: RV-10 07-22-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,960
Posted By Lynnb
TryChick, I'd agree the instructions were a...

TryChick,

I'd agree the instructions were a bit hard to follow. Heck I almost left the clips out because I missed that part of the instructions. There is some angle that comes in the FAB kit...
Forum: RV-10 07-18-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,192
Posted By Lynnb
Looks good, did you buy and adapt the louvers...

Looks good, did you buy and adapt the louvers from Van's or was this 100% roll your own?

Lynn
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 738
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks for all the info!

Thanks for all the info!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 738
Posted By Lynnb
Safety Wire Size on Lower Baffle

I"ve decided to safety wire the lower section of my baffles and was wondering if .032 wire is big enough, or should I find some .041 or even .051?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 353
Posted By Lynnb
Has it always acted up, or did it just start?

Has it always acted up, or did it just start?
Forum: RV-10 06-25-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,103
Posted By Lynnb
I've also taken to using some cheap silicon...

I've also taken to using some cheap silicon kitchen spatulas, both Mini and regular sized. I like that they are super flexible and easy to clean and reuse.

Lynn
Forum: RV-10 06-25-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,807
Posted By Lynnb
Looks like you have it right. Are the 5A bolts...

Looks like you have it right. Are the 5A bolts to long for the battery tray as well?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,288
Posted By Lynnb
Looks great! Really like the overhead shot of...

Looks great! Really like the overhead shot of the whole plane.
Forum: RV-10 06-25-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,807
Posted By Lynnb
Need a picture to say for sure you didn't miss...

Need a picture to say for sure you didn't miss something, but I'd say add a thin washer to the stack or size down. Lot's of places further on in the plans where stuff like this comes up. I do hate...
Forum: RV-10 06-22-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks, I"ve been researching reducers and safe...

Thanks, I"ve been researching reducers and safe for plexi cleaners. I found several post of using the PPG 860 and 870 for smoothing the filet on the windows, but I'll do a test just to make sure. ...
Forum: RV-10 06-22-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By Lynnb
Lord Adhesive and Front Window

Ok, I'm sure once I do this it will seem like I way over thought it, but when doing the front window, do you apply the adhesive to the cabin top, place the window on, then basically caulk the lower...
Forum: RV-10 06-07-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By Lynnb
I'd be curious to hear who all is using them. In...

I'd be curious to hear who all is using them. In ordering my system from Bill, these never came up in conversation, wondering if they are more of a nice to have vs a requirement.

Thanks,
Lynn
Forum: Painting your RV 05-31-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,450
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks for posting, I guess they gave you space...

Thanks for posting, I guess they gave you space to work on disassembly and re-assembly? Was this hard to negotiate in?

Lynn
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,239
Posted By Lynnb
You should set up a time lapse!

You should set up a time lapse!
Forum: Safety 05-08-2019, 02:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,796
Posted By Lynnb
My .02 is it might be best to start with seeing...

My .02 is it might be best to start with seeing if she'll talk to a Dr or therapist to see if they can help her work through the anxiety before asking her to get back in the plane. Constantly...
Forum: RV-10 05-05-2019, 04:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,678
Posted By Lynnb
Congratulations, now the fun begins!

Congratulations, now the fun begins!
Forum: RV-10 05-03-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,114
Posted By Lynnb
I sent you a message with a link to my A/C album....

I sent you a message with a link to my A/C album.

Lynn
Forum: Safety 05-03-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,589
Posted By Lynnb
FYI, I buy it by the foot on ebay. Just search:...

FYI, I buy it by the foot on ebay. Just search: FIRE SLEEVE HOSE SILICONE INSULATION BRAIDED FIBERGLASS CORE. Usually seems to be the best price when you only want a couple feet.

Lynn
Forum: Propellers 04-17-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By Lynnb
I couldn't find a manual or anything to link to,...

I couldn't find a manual or anything to link to, but I'd suggest calling Hartzell. When I had questions on my Governor they were very helpful and actually got me right through to there tech guys who...
Forum: Painting your RV 04-12-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 902
Posted By Lynnb
What type of roller are you using to roll over it?

What type of roller are you using to roll over it?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,393
Posted By Lynnb
Welcome aboard, can't wait to follow along on...

Welcome aboard, can't wait to follow along on your build.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-02-2019, 07:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,221
Posted By Lynnb
One thing I noticed was using a hand squeezer for...

One thing I noticed was using a hand squeezer for these, vs the pneumatic squeezer seemed to work better with no cracking.

Just my 2cents.

Lynn
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 04-01-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,415
Posted By Lynnb
I've used the dimpler cleavland sent you,...

I've used the dimpler cleavland sent you, actually have it for a #8 and #10, works well, but easy to mess up the threads on the allen bolt, probably why they give you three. ;)
Forum: RV-10 03-27-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,290
Posted By Lynnb
Thanks for all the feedback and the offer Kyle,...

Thanks for all the feedback and the offer Kyle, my cable lengths are good, just mostly wanting to make sure I wasn't missing some trick.

Lynn
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