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RE: Generation 4 pistons upgrade

Hello Peter, The piston upgrade is recommended because it is an exactly that, an upgrade. Early Gen 4 engines used a version of the Gen 3 pistons. ...

2 years ago
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RE: Empennage Build Questions

Not aware of the reason, I don't have the designer here to ask at the moment. However ~2lb is about right.

2 years ago
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RE: Jabiru 2200 Oil Pressure Fluctuation

Hello Alex, The best way to check is to use a mechanical guage in the engine to confirm the pressure issue. That seems a bit hard as the pressure d...

2 years ago
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RE: Cooling duct baffle

If you post up some pics of the installation might be able to give some suggestions.

2 years ago
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RE: Cooling duct baffle

The only reason would be that, that is where it was found to work best in most applications. I am guessing from your rego that you are in South Afric...

2 years ago
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RE: Jabiru J170 cell type C or D?

Hello Cocchi, If the aircraft was built at our factory it should say on the metal dataplate attached to the tail. I think, if it is a J170, that i...

2 years ago
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RE: Valve spring top washer

Hi Tim, I guess you engine is an older model engine. I think you should be able to post pictures now that you have made your first post. So put ...

2 years ago
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RE: 1/8 NPT plug access for cylinder head bolt.

If there was loctite on plugs it was just being used as thread sealant. As such any liquid type thread sealant can be used to seal the plug threads.

2 years ago
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RE: Fuel leak inside wing?

@lajab I have not received an email, I will look for it.

2 years ago
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RE: Fuel leak inside wing?

Hello LAJAB, The wing bush instructions are in the Tech manual JTM001-10 - section 5.23. However I think you are after the wing tank re-sloshing ins...

2 years ago
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RE: Fuel leak inside wing?

Hello LAJAB Yes is is possible to pull the wing of and re slosh it. You need to be able to tip the wing around in all directions but it is possible...

2 years ago
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RE: ADSB Out Trig TA 70 mount

The top of the instrument panel, just behind the windscreen, is quite a common place to put the gps antenna.

2 years ago
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RE: Wing strut attachment loose?

Hello The process is the same as the wing root lugs, except the tap needed is 7/8UNC. See section 5.23.1.6 in the Aircraft Tech manual JTM001. ...

2 years ago
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RE: Jabiru Scimitar Propeller Damage

Hello Alex, I didn't even notice. 😀 Anyway I moved it to the propeller section. I get back to you soon with a repair.

2 years ago
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RE: Jabiru Scimitar Propeller Damage

Hello Alex, Is any of the damaged loose? Is the impacted piece of urethane still firmly attached? If it is it makes the repair a lot simpler.

2 years ago
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