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Forum: ADS-B 09-23-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,454
Posted By Flyguytki
I would beg to differ, we have the capability to...

I would beg to differ, we have the capability to turn Mode S on and off on our transponders, when on, you will appear on ADSB Radar. I fly with a Stratus 3 and am always getting traffic alerts when...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-08-2016, 09:46 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 43,340
Posted By Flyguytki
Yup that was definatly you then. We don't get too...

Yup that was definatly you then. We don't get too many experimentals up here. We had the largest ground force army training exercise going on for the last two weeks so there was a lot of activity in...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-07-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 43,340
Posted By Flyguytki
Vlad, What day did you arrive in Fairbanks? I am...

Vlad, What day did you arrive in Fairbanks? I am pretty sure I heard you on the radio. We were the 6 Ship UH-60 Flight that was coming from Ft. Greely.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-06-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,946
Posted By Flyguytki
Milwaukee m-12 driver. It will last forever on a...

Milwaukee m-12 driver. It will last forever on a single charge

http://www.milwaukeetool.com/power-tools/cordless/2455-20
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,667
Posted By Flyguytki
Nick, heres what I did. You can order a quart of...

Nick, heres what I did. You can order a quart of new beads from amazon for $17. When my beads were turning pink i would just replace them and not worry about it.

Where are you at in enterprise? ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-25-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 243,256
Posted By Flyguytki
Changed Jobs so I guess I could Update. I have...

Changed Jobs so I guess I could Update. I have waited 14 years since I started flying at 14 years old to get paid to fly... Couldn't be...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,367
Posted By Flyguytki
I built one similar to what your talking about, I...

I built one similar to what your talking about, I do not have any pictures of it right now but all it was, was an EAA1000 table built to whatever dimensions you need with casters on the bottom. It...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-22-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,322
Posted By Flyguytki
I had a AWI 4 into 1 on my Superior IO-360 with...

I had a AWI 4 into 1 on my Superior IO-360 with horizontal induction. The fit was excellent and needed no modification to the exhaust airbox or cowling. Now the sound, I never personally heard it...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-24-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,178
Posted By Flyguytki
In the 7 that I built, I had a catto prop on it,...

In the 7 that I built, I had a catto prop on it, way to light and would only allow around 40lbs of baggage before I was out of cg if I would have had an additional 40 or 50 pounds of constant speed...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,028
Posted By Flyguytki
Here is mine, wish I would have added some more...

Here is mine, wish I would have added some more detail but overall it shows, a Sika Flexed Canopy with a one Piece Fiberglass Skirt. It took LOTS of sanding but overall it was well worth it and got...
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-13-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,730
Posted By Flyguytki
another idea would be to fill the tanks with a...

another idea would be to fill the tanks with a liquid, this would possibly pick up the remainder rivets and bring them out when you pour it all out. Just an idea.

Water would work but just make...
Forum: RV-9/9A 04-05-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,348
Posted By Flyguytki
Bonehead composites used to sell a center console...

Bonehead composites used to sell a center console and tunnel, I found it to be the perfect alternative as it was not in between the seats taking up precious space but it still allowed a quadrant and...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-20-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,973
Posted By Flyguytki
Cub Crafters may be spoiling the surprise on...

Cub Crafters may be spoiling the surprise on Facebook!

This should be good

https://www.facebook.com/cubcrafters/photos/a.604908096235869.1073741825.101880416538642/676639605729384/?type=1&theater
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-04-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,036
Posted By Flyguytki
I would add one Network Cable Hub, ADSB Module as...

I would add one Network Cable Hub, ADSB Module as well as an extra network cable just incase.
Forum: RV-10 02-06-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,855
Posted By Flyguytki
If you have it local look it 2ga welding wire,...

If you have it local look it 2ga welding wire, its much more flexible than the standard 2ga wire. Cheaper as well, I believe I was able to get it for 1$ a foot at the local welding shop.
Forum: RV-14 02-01-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 44,335
Posted By Flyguytki
I know many don't like to think that they might...

I know many don't like to think that they might one day have to sell their RV, however it does happen. Look at today's market you are very very lucky to break even on a new build even if you sell it...
Forum: Northwest 11-11-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,226
Posted By Flyguytki
I'll see if I can find the paperwork when I get...

I'll see if I can find the paperwork when I get home. It might have gone with the airplane tho.
Forum: Northwest 11-11-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,226
Posted By Flyguytki
You will also find the exact opposite in some...

You will also find the exact opposite in some Counties. When I went to pay my taxes I had a stack of receipts and I was about to only be charged taxes on the Tail Kit because that's the receipt that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,364
Posted By Flyguytki
I have called P-mag on this same question, With...

I have called P-mag on this same question, With dual P Mags, with the power at idle on the ground (Rpm's around 700) when you cycle the mags, one would continue to run and the other the motor would...
Forum: RV-10 10-19-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,920
Posted By Flyguytki
I say finish the plane, removing the interior for...

I say finish the plane, removing the interior for an inspection is not that hard and you will find yourself flying so much that you will never want to stop flying to finish building. Also this way...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-18-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,126
Posted By Flyguytki
I cant thank Mike enough for all he has done,...

I cant thank Mike enough for all he has done, been a great friend over the years and was defiantly there when i needed him most.

I am actually enjoying this, there are a lot of comments being...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-18-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,126
Posted By Flyguytki
Egt's were not accurate, they were set up as the...

Egt's were not accurate, they were set up as the wrong type of sensor so they were a wash for this flight.
Forum: RV-10 10-18-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 12,810
Posted By Flyguytki
Justin, if you center a skyviews on the pilot...

Justin, if you center a skyviews on the pilot side and co pilot side with the gps and radios in the middle you should be able to fix the issue. I just sold my 7 which had a set up similar to yours...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-17-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,126
Posted By Flyguytki
First Flight Suspected Engine Failure Video

Below is a link to the video from inside the cockpit of my first flight a few months back. If you watch the dynon you will see a dramatic rise in the CHT and then it suddenly falls off. The EGT's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-13-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,458
Posted By Flyguytki
You have a couple of options. Aircraftextras.com...

You have a couple of options. Aircraftextras.com sells a pre cut pre drilled kit that will no between the seats and will hold a quadrant as well as a fuel selector. Looks great but reduces the seat...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-04-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 778
Views: 527,980
Posted By Flyguytki
Its not mine anymore but this was taken last week...

Its not mine anymore but this was taken last week just before I delivered it to the new owner.

http://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll109/flyguytki/n87dx31_zps87ae1cad.jpg

have a few more if you...
Forum: Texas (North) 09-03-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 656
Posted By Flyguytki
Calling all Mckinney Texas (TKI) Residents

At the end of the month, I will be meeting the new owner of my RV in Mckinney Texas, we plan to do an Inspection that will require removing the cowlings, some inspection panels and the interior to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-12-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,560
Posted By Flyguytki
IIRC the VP-X does not have to be wired to both...

IIRC the VP-X does not have to be wired to both screens, only one. That would free up one if your data ports. Also in my plane I only wired the transponder to the left side, not to both, again opens...
Forum: Texas (North) 08-11-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,243
Posted By Flyguytki
I sure did, I got accepted into flight school as...

I sure did, I got accepted into flight school as a warrant officer so I just won't have the time for it in the next couple of years. It's a bittersweet feeling to let it go but there will defiantly...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-09-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 16,819
Posted By Flyguytki
I spoke with the BRS guys for a few minutes this...

I spoke with the BRS guys for a few minutes this year, The pictures above are of the first BRS to be installed in an RV and yes it is a "home brew" type system. The BRS guys did have some...
Forum: Texas (North) 08-07-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,243
Posted By Flyguytki
Hangar Space in Mckinney Texas?

BLUF: I am looking for somewhere to put my RV-7 from the 24th-27th of September at either Mckinney Regional or Aero Country.

I will be getting married at on the 28th at the Cavanaugh Flight Museum...
Forum: Aircraft Camping 07-22-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,777
Posted By Flyguytki
Great to hear! I will be there on Sunday!

Great to hear! I will be there on Sunday!
Forum: Aircraft Camping 07-21-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,777
Posted By Flyguytki
OSH: Homebuilt Parking

So I will be meeting some family this year and will be camping in Camp Scholler this year instead of with the RV, If I park in Homebuilt Parking will I be the odd man out or is this a pretty common...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 07-18-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,509
Posted By Flyguytki
This is spot on. Exactly what brad had said....

This is spot on. Exactly what brad had said. After I got home and took the cowls off I found that the plug on the right mag was loose. The set screw on the inside had come loose and through vibration...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 07-16-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,509
Posted By Flyguytki
New P-Mag issue

So I had plans to fly out pick up some fuel and then head to the coast for some dinner, well I only made it to the fuel part.

First start of the day was completely normal no issues, the run up was...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-07-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 778
Views: 527,980
Posted By Flyguytki
Stopped in at Tillamook Oregon today. ...

Stopped in at Tillamook Oregon today.

http://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll109/flyguytki/IMG_1396_zpsdff5dade.jpg
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-07-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,682
Posted By Flyguytki
Instead of using the big square, drill 2 holes in...

Instead of using the big square, drill 2 holes in one of the flat mounts, and countersink them so you can get a small screw to sit flush, purchase a new inspection plate from vans for $2 or make one...
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-06-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 572
Views: 728,412
Posted By Flyguytki
Long time comming

In my quest to burn lots of av gas and get closer to 40 hours, I landed at Arlington (KAWO) today to check things out. There was a gentleman practicing with his new lens for the airshow next weekend...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-01-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,421
Posted By Flyguytki
I believe he is talking about the center support...

I believe he is talking about the center support that comes through the top skin and connects at the top of the roll bar in the center. Its as simple as grabbing onto the support and pulling...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-30-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,063
Posted By Flyguytki
I did the same, I have a 3 blade that was 70X74...

I did the same, I have a 3 blade that was 70X74 and had Craig repitch it to a 70x72. Originally I was getting 2050 static and 2700 in cruise and now I'm told I will get 2200 static.

When I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,421
Posted By Flyguytki
I have the same 2 handles in my 7 slider and they...

I have the same 2 handles in my 7 slider and they are fantastic, In a crash, as long as you have belts on they should not be a concern, if you hit those, expect to be hit by the much larger roll bar...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,541
Posted By Flyguytki
David, sorry I'm not much help on how to change...

David, sorry I'm not much help on how to change out the beads on the new plugs but if you figure it out here's a link to 1 quart of desiccant beads for 11$. I replaced my plugs every week for months...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,164
Posted By Flyguytki
I agree with Mel, the key to the finger method...

I agree with Mel, the key to the finger method tho is spit! Suck on your finger and then smooth out the RTV, your finger will come out clean.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,758
Posted By Flyguytki
I would bet its for looks, yes it reduces weight...

I would bet its for looks, yes it reduces weight but how much? Personally I love the look and wish I would have done the same! Also not sure if it was planned but you could also now use the holes...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 06-24-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,656
Posted By Flyguytki
What about plug wires, if the mags work (should...

What about plug wires, if the mags work (should be just overhauled), plugs are brand new only logical problem would be maybe one of the wires is bad.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-19-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,413
Posted By Flyguytki
I have an extra Dynon Converter if needed, The...

I have an extra Dynon Converter if needed, The leads were cut pretty short but new wire can always be soldered on.

let me know if your interested
Forum: COMM 06-18-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,683
Posted By Flyguytki
I have a PAR 100EX and have used the Bluetooth...

I have a PAR 100EX and have used the Bluetooth feature for the phone numerous times. The sound quality is excellent and the pairing is seamless. I also have an Ipad mounted on the panel which I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,548
Posted By Flyguytki
Another way to prevent scratches is to slide a...

Another way to prevent scratches is to slide a rubber grommet over the shank of the tie down ring, it provides a nice cushion between the shiny paint and the rough metal of the ring.
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-13-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,192
Posted By Flyguytki
regarding the spacer, I ordered mine about a week...

regarding the spacer, I ordered mine about a week ago, the Cost is $299 for the spacer as well as the extra long bolts. What people fail to realize is just how LIGHT weight the catto propellers...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-13-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,192
Posted By Flyguytki
I have an IO-360 with the 360 engine mount, I am...

I have an IO-360 with the 360 engine mount, I am waiting for a 20lb crush plate to be delivered from saver to correct exactly what you are talking about. Currently with a 3 blade catto my empty cg is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,574
Posted By Flyguytki
First I've heard of the 3. Looks much easier...

First I've heard of the 3. Looks much easier than the previous versions
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,769
Posted By Flyguytki
Go to Fiberglass! you can make it PERFECT and...

Go to Fiberglass! you can make it PERFECT and tighter seal than anyone with aluminum I guarantee it! There are some very nice looking aluminum ones however when you can use the fuselage as a mold it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,420
Posted By Flyguytki
I asked this Very questions just a few weeks ago...

I asked this Very questions just a few weeks ago when mine got its airworthiness. The answer is:

YES! You have to talk with a DAR and he can give you a special permit to ferry the airplane. He may...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 16,165
Posted By Flyguytki
You said it best that the best part is that all...

You said it best that the best part is that all you bruised is your ego. The airplane can be fixed, and with your skills I'm sure you will find even more improvements for the RV's from this...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,086
Posted By Flyguytki
Just wait until you fly the one you build, that...

Just wait until you fly the one you build, that feeling of amazement multiplies to levels you think dont exist. I have only been flying mine for a week now but I'm close to 20 hours already, I think...
Forum: Propellers 06-08-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,255
Posted By Flyguytki
Heres another option, Cummings Spinners in...

Heres another option, Cummings Spinners in Australia makes Aluminum spinners for RV's.

http://www.cumminsspinners.com/RVSpinners.htm
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,258
Posted By Flyguytki
yup it is just a screen shot from savvy analysis...

yup it is just a screen shot from savvy analysis from the skyview data download.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,258
Posted By Flyguytki
You Win! :)

You Win! :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2013, 10:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,258
Posted By Flyguytki
Haha I have been legally drinking for 4 years...

Haha I have been legally drinking for 4 years :-), I would venture to say I am close to one of the youngest who have finished an RV on my own. Takes a lot of dedication, a VERY understanding fianc?,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,258
Posted By Flyguytki
Speechless........

No words can describe just how simply amazing these machines are. I have only been flying the airplane for 4 days but I have already found the most relaxing thing you can every do. After work I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,079
Posted By Flyguytki
We were unsuccessful in finding any FOD in the...

We were unsuccessful in finding any FOD in the line or injector, however the injector is so small that i doubt you would be able to see it. Also the data shows that it cleared itself and the power...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,079
Posted By Flyguytki
It sure did, I took it out again yesterday and...

It sure did, I took it out again yesterday and flew another hour over the airport, the temps are reading much better already. At full throttle and mixture at 3200 ft, cylinders 3 and 4 are both...
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