bnt83's Recent Activity

  1. bnt83 replied to the thread DPE Bad Experience.

    How do you run the altimeter up to the airplane's service celling without being hooked up to the pitot tube? (You can't) Cessna 177, at...

    Jul 22, 2019 at 8:48 AM
  2. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin Hypothetical: GTX345 Feed Low Cost Navigator.

    Most audio panels do not support 3 coms

    Jul 20, 2019 at 8:11 PM
  3. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin Hypothetical: GTX345 Feed Low Cost Navigator.

    The GNC 355 being 2k more than the GPS175 seems a bit tough to swallow an extra $2k for basically a com board.

    Jul 20, 2019 at 3:20 PM
  4. bnt83 replied to the thread Buttonology.

    Autopilots can be really challenging buggers, that's why it takes so long to get them approved in certified aircraft. Pulley friction,...

    Jul 20, 2019 at 2:49 PM
  5. bnt83 replied to the thread Has anyone installed the Garmin GPS 175 yet?.

    Yes, this can be purchased by anyone and installed by non-garmin dealers

    Jul 19, 2019 at 11:04 AM
  6. bnt83 replied to the thread Battery Minder - worth it or no?.

    I've had the same or better luck with absolutely no battery "tender" use at all. All I have ever done is charge it with a cheap POS...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:24 PM
  7. bnt83 replied to the thread G5 to get TAS and other goodies like wind data.

    I don't think sharing these probes is possible.

    Jul 18, 2019 at 1:37 PM
  8. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin 335.

    GTN can do a lot more, run and display onboard weather radar equipment and more stuff geared to towards transport category aircraft, IOW...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 1:33 PM
  9. bnt83 attached a file to the thread G5 to get TAS and other goodies like wind data.

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  10. bnt83 replied to the thread G5 to get TAS and other goodies like wind data.

    Curious if this system will be providing panel mounted units the temperature compensation for cold temperature airports. Not that I...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 1:13 PM
  11. bnt83 replied to the thread G5 to get TAS and other goodies like wind data.

    The adapter and connector kit is $189, if you already have a probe you want to use. IOW Garmin wants over $300 for their probe.

    Jul 18, 2019 at 1:07 PM
  12. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin Hypothetical: GTX345 Feed Low Cost Navigator.

    I can't find hard evidence yet but I feel like this will be sold over the counter, dealer install not required.

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:19 AM
  13. bnt83 replied to the thread [NA]Auto insurance claims: the process[NA].

    I've seen first hand how Liberty Mutual operates on disability claims, the patient they did everything in their power to screw had been...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 2:20 PM
  14. bnt83 replied to the thread Dynon STC AML expanded to 592 single models.

    There are a lot of mechanics/IA in that boat.

    Jul 17, 2019 at 11:04 AM
  15. bnt83 replied to the thread Grounded indefinitely.

    I can definably sympathize. Honestly, I though I would be dead by 25. I wasn't too far off timing wise but survived. That episode...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 9:15 AM