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Forum: RV-10 05-03-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By RDupee
There is an earlier thread on this subject. We...

There is an earlier thread on this subject. We tapped the seat side rails to eliminate the nuts holding the T handles. However, at the next annual I plan to make the seat back stops removable, so...
Forum: RV-10 06-14-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,745
Posted By RDupee
Sherry and I plan to be there Rich Dupee

Sherry and I plan to be there
Rich Dupee
Forum: RV-10 03-11-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 792
Posted By RDupee
It is on pages 1/2 of the Final Inspection and...

It is on pages 1/2 of the Final Inspection and Flight Test section.
I am not sure which kit that section comes with.
Aileron minimum travel Up 25, Down 15 degrees
Forum: RV-10 04-11-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 696
Posted By RDupee
Same with my QB kit. I used 8 K1100-8s on the...

Same with my QB kit.
I used 8 K1100-8s on the baggage area bulkhead that should have been K1000-8, but had to order 40 K1100-8s for the wing root.
Forum: RV-10 05-29-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,042
Posted By RDupee
Rich Dupee and Sherry flying in on Sunday and...

Rich Dupee and Sherry flying in on Sunday and will aim to attend the dinner
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-07-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,624
Posted By RDupee
Smile I think the 4 dashed lines are "Airspace...

I think the 4 dashed lines are "Airspace proximity".
To select/deselect these go to MAP > MAP MENU > MAP ITEMS > AIRSPACE PROXIMITY.
See Version 15 Users Manual Page 7-33 or so.
I do not know a way...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-26-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,618
Posted By RDupee
Ernie, you are correct. I apologize for the...

Ernie, you are correct.
I apologize for the error in my previous post above. Thanks for spotting the mistake.
In my Skyview system, the wire from the Flaps micro-switch goes directly to pin 9 on...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-24-2017, 01:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,618
Posted By RDupee
RV-12 Flap Over-speed Alarm

As promised before, here is some more info about my RV-12 installation
The Dynon SkyView gives an audible alarm (“Flaps Over-speed”) when the flaps are not fully up and the airspeed is over 82...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-16-2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,618
Posted By RDupee
I have been flying with an RV12 Flap overspeed...

I have been flying with an RV12 Flap overspeed alarm for over a year now, and still occasionally forget to raise the flaps.
I am away In China now, and cannot attach a photo, but I will post details...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-30-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,796
Posted By RDupee
Swift UL94 - Now in New England.

Falmouth Airpark (5B6) Cape Cod, Massachusetts now has Swift UL94 Aviation fuel.
This is good for Rotax powered RV-12's.
A list of the aero engines approved for UL94 can be found on the Swift...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-02-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,977
Posted By RDupee
The red light puts out a quite narrow beam. ...

The red light puts out a quite narrow beam. Initially, I did not think it was working.
Then I discovered the beam was pointing up out of the canopy. When carefully adjusted downward, it now lights...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-10-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,341
Posted By RDupee
See RV-12 assembly instructions page 38-09 Step...

See RV-12 assembly instructions page 38-09 Step 1.
"Tighten the nuts until the door will stay open on its own."
However, I guess this is not an RV-12!
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 06-23-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,594
Posted By RDupee
I have mine set to about 60 seconds. It is much...

I have mine set to about 60 seconds.
It is much less sensitive in cruise.
It takes a long time to set for takeoff, but that gives me something to do while the Rotax warms up.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-05-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,641
Posted By RDupee
I have the SkyView D1000 Screen in a standard...

I have the SkyView D1000 Screen in a standard ELSA RV-12.
This has only one "Red Cube", i.e no fuel flow sensor in the fuel return line.
The following numbers on the two lines in "Fuel Flow ...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-10-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,476
Posted By RDupee
Yes and No. Yes, The new McFarlane 6822 are...

Yes and No.
Yes, The new McFarlane 6822 are supposed to replace those springs which tended to break. They also have the benefit of lower tension. My original Rotax springs were about 7 lbs tension...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-12-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,667
Posted By RDupee
Nobody seems to have mentioned here that the...

Nobody seems to have mentioned here that the Dynon SkyView 10.0 setup has two lines for Fuel Flow Calibration (i.e two parameters to be adjusted).

I have the SkyView D1000 Screen in a standard ELSA...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-18-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,364
Posted By RDupee
Engine Mount: Alternative instructions for Page 46-06

My WD-1220 Engine Mount came with gussets that do not show in the photos in the plans.
The instructions in Page 46-06 Steps 3-5 did not work with my engine mount.
Vans support suggested this...
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