bnt83's Recent Activity

  1. bnt83 replied to the thread Stiff Controls.

    Sounds to me like a servo and it's clutch acting up. Was it one axis or all of them feeling stiffer? What autopilot is it? If it isn't...

    May 25, 2018 at 12:34 PM
  2. bnt83 replied to the thread Says it all really..

    I'm still lowly VFR only :(

    May 25, 2018 at 9:48 AM
  3. bnt83 replied to the thread One of a kind!.

    FWIW I don't see a decent radio in it.

    May 25, 2018 at 9:21 AM
  4. bnt83 attached a file to the thread Says it all really..

    I know there are a couple reports of the G5s leaning to one side or the other or flashing the message "aligning keep wings level" after...

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  5. bnt83 replied to the thread Ipad Recommendation.

    If you're buying new, they only sell 128GB ones. I had a 64GB one and never had a problem.

    May 25, 2018 at 7:11 AM
  6. bnt83 replied to the thread R182 gear leak.

    You don't need FAA/PMA for owner produced parts. What you need is adequate data to show that the part you made is equal to the part you...

    May 25, 2018 at 6:59 AM
  7. bnt83 replied to the thread NA -- Ladder Repair.

    Get a couple 2x4 boards and screw it to the damaged side, for extra security, get some JB weld and duct tape to bond it all together.

    May 23, 2018 at 3:22 PM
  8. bnt83 replied to the thread Ipad Recommendation.

    Well, a brand new mini 4 w/ cellular showed up yesterday. I lost one about a year ago in a dreadful yet somewhat satisfying roadkill...

    May 23, 2018 at 3:03 PM
  9. bnt83 replied to the thread Alternator Failure and Accidents due to Avionics.

    It is possible in just about any airplane to overload the charging system, in other words the battery is making up for demand. Its most...

    May 23, 2018 at 11:11 AM
  10. bnt83 replied to the thread Should I buy a Tesla Model 3 or a Ford F-150?.

    I've ridden in a mini a few times, silly interior styling and terrible ride. It might as well be a Dr. Who car.

    May 23, 2018 at 10:16 AM
  11. bnt83 attached a file to the thread 406 ELT edjumucation.

    That's gonna really cut into SARS budgets! [ATTACH] Lol had to. I just might get a 406 beacon this year

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  12. bnt83 replied to the thread R182 gear leak.

    IMHO small aircraft would really benefit if owner engineers helped everyone down that road. Just take the look at the aft tailcone...

    May 23, 2018 at 6:54 AM
  13. bnt83 replied to the thread Things on my plane that are currently broken..

    Even brand new airplanes that haven't been sold have something broke...

    May 22, 2018 at 7:58 PM
  14. bnt83 replied to the thread STEC 30 Altitude hold issue.

    Sure sounds like some sort of board level failure to me. I'd call autopilot central and ask

    May 22, 2018 at 7:04 PM
  15. bnt83 replied to the thread Man dies from fall from Mezzanine to Baggage level at SFO.

    I know a dude that was pushed onto subway tracks and he lost both legs after the train hit him, maybe there is something more sinister...

    May 22, 2018 at 2:09 PM