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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-11-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,900
Posted By steveb
dynamic balancing

I'm a little late to the party, so this is a bit of a shotgun blast on various aspects of prop balancing and the Sensenich product line.

A propeller dynamic balance addresses the entire rotating...
Forum: Propellers 07-15-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,300
Posted By steveb
SteveB from Sensenich here. I've sent PM's to...

SteveB from Sensenich here.

I've sent PM's to the guys interested in our 3 blade propeller.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-06-2020, 09:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,077
Posted By steveb
steve from Sensenich here. Yes, the disassembly...

steve from Sensenich here.

Yes, the disassembly time for the new 3 blade is every 2000 hours.
We bobbled our initial release of prop instructions and had annual disassembly on there by mistake,...
Forum: Propellers 01-14-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,397
Posted By steveb
steve from Sensenich, here. In all our composite...

steve from Sensenich, here.
In all our composite blade manufacturing, there has been only ONE case of trailing edge splitting open on an aircraft propeller blade, and that was on an RV-12 propeller a...
Forum: Propellers 01-14-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,825
Posted By steveb
steve from Sensenich, again. Yes, different...

steve from Sensenich, again.
Yes, different engine/prop combinations can work differently.
I'll admit that the Continental O-200 (A or D) did not result in typical service experience we've had with...
Forum: Propellers 01-09-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,825
Posted By steveb
Adj Pitch RV prop

steve from Sensenich here:
Even with a long gestation with our first RV / Lycoming adjustable pitch propeller, we discovered a very small hub crack many hours after the endurance test, but it was on...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-29-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 33,064
Posted By steveb
Will do. "D1" covers will start shipping early...

Will do.
"D1" covers will start shipping early September.
"F" covers hopefully will start shipping in November or early December.

If customers want to switch their hub cover order over to revision...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-28-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 33,064
Posted By steveb
Sensenich beefed up the original "big hole" hub...

Sensenich beefed up the original "big hole" hub cover style in the trouble area so that they would still be compatible with revision D and older hubs, thus allowing use of the original pitch cylinder...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-28-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 33,064
Posted By steveb
The recent revocation of FAA repair station...

The recent revocation of FAA repair station license does not apply to us in any way.

Sensenich Propeller Manufacturing (metal props) of Lititz, PA and Sensenich Wood Propeller (wood and composite...
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