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by Bigphoto
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Attention S-tec 30 Autopilot Owners
Replies: 9
Views: 6968

Re: Attention S-tec 30 Autopilot Owners

I spoke to Jason some time ago and he abandon his quest for the DFC 90 and sold his plan shortly after that as I remember.
by Bigphoto
Tue Dec 15, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Pitot-Static Mast
Replies: 4
Views: 1644

Re: Pitot-Static Mast

If you have the original parts list that came with the aircraft when it was first bought it will have the original company and then the Liberty part number on it.
by Bigphoto
Fri Dec 04, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Parts Available
Replies: 6
Views: 1880

Re: Parts Available

Just a FYI the doors are made specific to the fuselage and will not fit others....that came directly from the factory....
by Bigphoto
Fri Sep 25, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Glide Ratio?
Replies: 5
Views: 2082

Re: Glide Ratio?

foreflight has the numbers for the 1750 increase in weight. 1:11 is what I used...
by Bigphoto
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Fuel pressure issues causing Fadec Warning
Replies: 29
Views: 9002

Re: Fuel pressure issues causing Fadec Warning

Is there any difference with running your aux fuel pump on in terms of the PSi? Might need to either rebuild your fuel pump or replace?
by Bigphoto
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Fuel pressure issues causing Fadec Warning
Replies: 29
Views: 9002

Re: Fuel pressure issues causing Fadec Warning

Make sure that you use a digital gauge that has been calibrated. When I had issues with my brand new engine turned out that my mechanic didn't have an accurate mechanical gauge and it wasn't right until we put a different calibrated gauge and turned out it was much lower.
by Bigphoto
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: XL2 Parts availability.
Replies: 11
Views: 4403

Re: XL2 Parts availability.

I’m aware of that. But is the fadec system nessecary for overhaul if it’s not broken? (Part 91) Continental factory will either rebuild or factory new an IO-240-B5 FADEC engine and included is providing you the buyer all the FADEC part/systems to ensure that everything works. I am unaware of anyone...
by Bigphoto
Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Questions to Owner of XL2
Replies: 11
Views: 5639

Re: Questions to Owner of XL2

When I was deciding whether to buy a new or rebuilt engine from the factory I was told that the ECU are sent in with the core and that the new or rebuilt engine would come with new ECUs. There is nothing to update or repair with the ECU according to Continental as they build them on site. Just my tw...
by Bigphoto
Fri Aug 21, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: XL2 Parts availability.
Replies: 11
Views: 4403

Re: XL2 Parts availability.

You have come to the right place we hold almost all the knowledge you will need to know. Also this website has almost everything on it that you need to know and some parts we have sourced from others. You should review all the files and threads so you get a good understanding. DON'T BELIEVE all the ...