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  1. bnt83 replied to the thread Prop strike - what gets inspected?.

    Take the heli to a local recycling facility and purchase another one

    Nov 13, 2018 at 7:51 AM
  2. bnt83 replied to the thread Price Check On A Garmin GTX 335 Install.

    There are work arounds, its happening every day, even for the "dealer install only" boxes. Garmin knows that policy kinda sucks hence...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 7:12 AM
  3. bnt83 replied to the thread Battery load test results.

    Aircraft batteries are capacity tested, usually by top charging then discharging at a constant 1C (ex: 29 amp hour battery would be...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 7:09 AM
  4. bnt83 replied to the thread ADS-B Upgrade.

    Probably work fine.

    Nov 12, 2018 at 2:39 PM
  5. bnt83 replied to the thread Removing engine gauges.

    "T"ing into lines to install an engine monitor in addition to factory installed analog instruments typically doesn't make economic,...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 11:58 AM
  6. bnt83 replied to the thread Help with wiring kx165/76A/Audio panel.

    Assuming the VOR receiver is hooked to an antenna, and working VOR station is in the area, you might hear the station ID. Some older FAA...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 8:05 AM
  7. bnt83 attached a file to the thread Help with wiring kx165/76A/Audio panel.

    Might consider hooking the KX165 nav and com to your intercom via paralleling resistors so you can actually hear the nav and not just...

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  8. bnt83 replied to the thread Cessna 150H Purchase.

    With high time engine and no ADS-B out, I'm thinking more like $10k at the most.

    Nov 9, 2018 at 7:13 AM
  9. bnt83 replied to the thread Cessna 150H Purchase.

    Can find out any history on the engine? If that crankshaft has 5000 hours on it I bet it will need a new one if you ever overhaul it....

    Nov 9, 2018 at 7:11 AM
  10. bnt83 replied to the thread Price Check On A Garmin GTX 335 Install.

    Spruce is selling the GPS transponder kit for $2995, I believe includes the $300 GPS antenna. At the most another $100 for miscellaneous...

    Nov 9, 2018 at 7:03 AM
  11. bnt83 attached a file to the thread Panel upgrades for my C182.

    I'm almost done terminating probes for a new CGR-30P (engine monitor) in Dad's 182. I haven't even started accessing the fuel quantity...

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  12. bnt83 liked Katamarino's post in the thread Panel upgrades for my C182.

    Well, I have paid my deposit and she goes to the shop on December 4th. Final decision was: - G5 HSI - GTX-345 - Replace 496 with Aera...

    Nov 8, 2018 at 8:56 AM
  13. bnt83 replied to the thread Nylon Pitot Static Tubing to Aeroquip hose.

    I used all plastic tubes & fittings (typical Cessna), bolted a couple aluminum manifold blocks in there and all the G5s have a straight...

    Nov 7, 2018