Author: Mickey

09 Aug Trio EZ Pilot Autopilot for sale

Selling my Trio autopilot along with one Navaid servo, and one Trio Gold Standard servo.  Brand new, never installed. http://www.trioavionics.com/ez_pilot.htm http://www.trioavionics.com/servo.htm   Normally $1795 with one servo, will sell with both servos for $1250. N.B.: The EZ Pilot does not...

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20 Feb Flareless tubes

I picked up this brochure from Nelson Aerospace somewhere - can't recall where, but was interested to note that they seem to offer some kind of a "flareless" tube fitting. Looks interesting. http://www.nelsonaerospace.com/nas/fittings3.cfm ...

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06 Feb Torque values

When you see a chart like is in Chapter 7 of AC 43.13-1B it is for standard Aircraft Hardware. The torque indicated in these charts is calculated to pre-stress the standard aircraft bolt to 40,000 psi for...

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04 Dec Engine Mount

I'm extremely happy that the new engine mount for the Lycoming engine fit perfectly on the firewall. I was very concerned about this aspect of replacing my Subaru engine with the Lycoming. All the holes...

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