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  1. bnt83 replied to the thread What Upgrades for 2018.

    You're gonna get a lot better answers by talking to a dealer who is familiar with the installation requirements of the G500 system and...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 10:51 AM
  2. bnt83 replied to the thread The what configuration can a G5 be your backup unit?.

    That would be my guess, which invalidates pretty much everything I mentioned already. That's review the G500 requirements and field...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 5:03 PM
  3. bnt83 replied to the thread The what configuration can a G5 be your backup unit?.

    Trio and trutrak do not need a gyro, therefore would work fine with dual G5s, albeit won't have every function the GFC500 would.

    Feb 22, 2018 at 4:52 PM
  4. bnt83 replied to the thread The what configuration can a G5 be your backup unit?.

    Its pretty clear in the limitations section of the installation manual. http://static.garmin.com/pumac/190-01112-10_11.pdf Even tho...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 4:46 PM
  5. bnt83 attached a file to the thread What Upgrades for 2018.

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  6. bnt83 replied to the thread Engine monitor upgrades?.

    I would get the CGR-30P and replace the tach or add it to the space above the 650. Putting any of the JPI products above the 650 will be...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 11:24 AM
  7. bnt83 attached a file to the thread G5 installtion progress [[Previously: Opinions on my panel]].

    You know that is easy to calculate? My RG-35AXE Concorde battery is rated at 33 amp hours. Drawing 33 amps it would last about an hour....

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  8. bnt83 replied to the thread Maintaining "By The Book".

    Exactly Lol the Tampico manual says to replace the starting battery every three years despite every other aircraft manufacturer saying...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 11:18 AM
  9. bnt83 attached a file to the thread G5 installtion progress [[Previously: Opinions on my panel]].

    I think there is some smoke & mirrors proprietary strategy involved in the G5, but here is the AFMS. Not much of anything in the...

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  10. bnt83 replied to the thread Cessna ttx gone?.

    I don't fly Vernier throttles.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 10:59 AM
  11. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin Pilot nav bar menu items.

    Not seeing a way on my iPhone.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 7:16 AM
  12. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin 650 vs 750.

    To me RC and HW are in for a tough fight, you would not believe how many jets are sporting G products. Heck even the new Citation TEN...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 6:44 PM
  13. bnt83 replied to the thread Project creep.

    My plane is finally in one piece again, been enjoying flying it. However my airplane tug, a Pride Revo mobility scooter, is getting...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 6:19 PM
  14. bnt83 attached a file to the thread G5 installtion progress [[Previously: Opinions on my panel]].

    The G5 DG isn't helpful if the GMU11 is offline (not powered by the battery backup) and your panel mounted navigator is offline (not...

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  15. bnt83 attached a file to the thread First time owner need autopilot.

    Interesting because the G5 I took flying laying on top of the dash would not indicate any kind of speeds. Yes it's own internal GPS and...

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