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Forum: Northeast 09-23-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,154
Posted By Tim-NJ
I've actually been to this ap and area, for...

I've actually been to this ap and area, for anyone who hasn't it's completely worth the time/fuel.

Tim
Forum: Northeast 09-21-2019, 05:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,154
Posted By Tim-NJ
Looks very adrenaline junkie friendly, I may have...

Looks very adrenaline junkie friendly, I may have to do a first hand review :)

Thanks for replying.
Forum: Northeast 09-21-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,154
Posted By Tim-NJ
I'm a regular at 1N7, except for my homebase...

I'm a regular at 1N7, except for my homebase Blairstown has the most entries in my logbook. I didn't know there were trails in the area. I'll definitely take a closer look at that and 69N.

Thanks...
Forum: Northeast 09-20-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,154
Posted By Tim-NJ
Hiking in PA

Hi All -

A year ago I had read about an airport in PA that was very close to some hiking trails (and I think a place to camp). I failed to bookmark it and am hoping someone knows about it and can...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-13-2019, 04:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,535
Posted By Tim-NJ
Jim, thanks for the great review. Since posting...

Jim, thanks for the great review. Since posting this I have even more panel decisions to make and the AV30 is the most viable solution for me. I'm glad to hear the device lives up to the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-20-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,535
Posted By Tim-NJ
Aerovonics AV-30

Looks like this is available now, anyone install one yet?

https://aerovonics.com/online-store?olsPage=products%2Fav-30-pre-order-production-slot-experimental-only
Forum: Reviews 03-15-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 902
Posted By Tim-NJ
Antisplat/Allan

I bought a flying 7A almost a year ago that has some of Allan's (antisplataero) stuff already in it but did not have the easy exit bar. It looked like it would help some but holy smokes, it's much...
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-20-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 26,493
Posted By Tim-NJ
Congrats! KGED was my "towered airport" when...

Congrats!

KGED was my "towered airport" when getting my PPL.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-18-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,845
Posted By Tim-NJ
Thx Bob, I?ll go distorted.

Thx Bob, I?ll go distorted.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-18-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,845
Posted By Tim-NJ
I did have it in the shop last month for a new...

I did have it in the shop last month for a new radio and an ADS-B install.
I cleaned up the wheel pants yesterday after reading Vlad's post and didn't find any physical damage although I don't think...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-18-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,845
Posted By Tim-NJ
Bill - I've been thinking about your post a lot...

Bill - I've been thinking about your post a lot because the nylock nuts were loose enough to allow play and I thought that was purposeful. They were loose enough to allow the bracket to slide around...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-17-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,845
Posted By Tim-NJ
Thx Vlad, I think I?ll also check the pilots side...

Thx Vlad, I think I?ll also check the pilots side before I disassemble anything to see if I reassembled incorrectly after the last relining.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-16-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,845
Posted By Tim-NJ
I didnt notice any wheel pant damage but will...

I didnt notice any wheel pant damage but will look closer.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-16-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,845
Posted By Tim-NJ
Doesn?t appear to have but I haven?t disassembled...

Doesn?t appear to have but I haven?t disassembled any further than you see in the pics.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-16-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,845
Posted By Tim-NJ
Odd Brake Failure

After some routine maintenance which did not include anything at all with the brakes (I did an oil change), I uneventfully taxied out to the runway for a short test flight. Winds were something...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 870
Posted By Tim-NJ
Thank you all for the suggestions. Changed the...

Thank you all for the suggestions.


Changed the oil and took a sample for the lab
Changed the filter (nothing of concern inside)
Cleaned the oil screen (a very small amount of what looked like...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 870
Posted By Tim-NJ
I didn't think of tee'ing it off. Excellent...

I didn't think of tee'ing it off. Excellent suggestion, I'll definitely do that.

Tom - I'm the buyer but great point nonetheless. Now I'm compelled to admit that the fuel pressure sending unit is an...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 870
Posted By Tim-NJ
fact checking the oil pressure gauge

All,

I saw the answer to this in a thread that I can no longer find. I have some erratic-ness in my oil pressure gauge and bought a manual gauge from HF to do some testing.

My oil pressure sending...
Forum: Steam Gauges 02-03-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By Tim-NJ
I'm quite certain that's it, thank you.

I'm quite certain that's it, thank you.
Forum: Steam Gauges 02-03-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By Tim-NJ
Oil Pressure Gauge Identification

Can anyone help me identify who makes this oil pressure gauge?...
Forum: COMM 01-19-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 905
Posted By Tim-NJ
I have a feelling pin 3 was wired to pin 2, I...

I have a feelling pin 3 was wired to pin 2, I don?t want to turn on the panel lighting to find out. I?ll take a closer look tomorrow.
Forum: COMM 01-18-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 905
Posted By Tim-NJ
Thumbs up Fixed!

Problem solved. Steve was right on all counts -

The discretes default to ICS PTT. I have disabled both of them.

AND

The pilot side was pulled to gnd as indicated by an X in the box!

Thank you...
Forum: COMM 01-18-2019, 05:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 905
Posted By Tim-NJ
Thx Steve. That sounds logical, I’ll check it out...

Thx Steve. That sounds logical, I’ll check it out and report back.
Forum: COMM 01-17-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 905
Posted By Tim-NJ
GTR-200 Intercom Squelch

I just got my RV back today after a GTR200 and GTX335 install. This replaced an Icom A200, a PS Enginnering PMA4000 and a GTX327. Please don’t mention the GTR200B that literally came out as I was...
Forum: RV-3 11-29-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 159,488
Posted By Tim-NJ
Holy **** Rob, that paint scheme has me...

Holy **** Rob, that paint scheme has me speechless. Absolutely love it!!
Forum: Formation Flying 10-13-2018, 06:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,483
Posted By Tim-NJ
What amazing video's! If there was a bowing...

What amazing video's!

If there was a bowing emoji you'd get 10 of em from me.

Tim
Forum: Safety 09-09-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,971
Posted By Tim-NJ
Almost exactly my story and technique except I...

Almost exactly my story and technique except I have much less experience. Even though I was never happy with my 152 landings, when I started paying the extra rental $$'s for 172's my landings got...
Forum: ADS-B 08-22-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,307
Posted By Tim-NJ
I didn't realize that was normally a separate...

I didn't realize that was normally a separate purchase.

This is sounding like a better deal than I had initially thought.
Forum: ADS-B 08-22-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,307
Posted By Tim-NJ
This made me think of something else. Before I...

This made me think of something else.

Before I make a multi thousand dollar mistake:

Since I will eventually do some upgrades, do I want to operate a transponder via a glass panel or would I...
Forum: ADS-B 08-22-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,307
Posted By Tim-NJ
Garmin GTX 335 Special

AS (and probably others) have a special on the 335, looking for opinions if this is a deal to jump on or a yawn.

Basically, they are throwing in the harness ($100) and the encoder...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-14-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 16,800
Posted By Tim-NJ
What a fantastic story, thank you for...

What a fantastic story, thank you for sharing.

Tim
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-03-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,022
Posted By Tim-NJ
That explains it, thank you.

That explains it, thank you.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-03-2018, 08:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,022
Posted By Tim-NJ
FAA Registry

Would anyone find it strange to see a RV on the FAA registry with a Mfg yr newer than the certificate issue date?

MFR Year 2010
Certificate Issue Date 08/25/2005

I've looked at may other tail...
Forum: ADS-B 04-29-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,168
Posted By Tim-NJ
Dave - just to confirm my understanding, the...

Dave - just to confirm my understanding, the owner was regretful over the cost and not the system itself.
Forum: ADS-B 04-29-2018, 04:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,168
Posted By Tim-NJ
Thanks Walt. Tim

Thanks Walt.

Tim
Forum: ADS-B 04-28-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,168
Posted By Tim-NJ
Thx Jim. I should have specified In & out

Thx Jim.

I should have specified In & out
Forum: ADS-B 04-28-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,168
Posted By Tim-NJ
ADS-B Costs

By how much would you lower your offer on a flying RV which did not have ADS-B?
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