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  Topic: Odyssey question answered but can't delete the message.

Replies: 1
Views: 993

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 3:19 pm   Subject: Re: Any Odyssey EFIS users out there?
Suggest you post this on the MGL forum where you will get the answers you require. You cannot just delete the pitch trim symbol on your screen. With MGL you ...
  Topic: ELT

Replies: 35
Views: 6244

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Thu Oct 26, 2017 12:00 pm   Subject: Re: ELT
Have a look at Emerging Lifesaving Technologies 406 ELT with internal GPS. this what I used for my MCR-4S. It does not have a whip antenna but a blade antenna so is less likely to be snapped off in ...
  Topic: Cooling issues on the ground XS 914UL

Replies: 7
Views: 4053

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2016 11:24 am   Subject: Re: Cooling issues on the ground XS 914UL

Go to which is in French. Gilles Thesee who did the design work for this for a Rotax 914 lives nearby in Grenoble. The article gives a goo ...
  Topic: Ducatti R/R deficiencies

Replies: 5
Views: 1896

PostForum: AeroElectric-List   Posted: Tue Sep 06, 2016 1:19 pm   Subject: Re: Ducatti R/R deficiencies

I use a Schicke GR6 see (unfortunately in German) for the reasons you speak off. I have a Rotax 914 and built my plane in France, there their comment ...
  Topic: Rotax 914 Airbox / Fuel Pressure Differential

Replies: 10
Views: 3408

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Fri Jun 10, 2016 1:50 pm   Subject: Re: Rotax 914 Airbox / Fuel Pressure Differential
Real world experience. I have the UMA differential fuel pressure sender which feeds into my MGL EFIS. Recently after just taking off 500AGL I watched my fuel pressure disappear to zero, then the mot ...
  Topic: Fuel flow transducer 914

Replies: 6
Views: 1784

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Tue Jan 26, 2016 1:12 pm   Subject: Re: Fuel flow transducer 914
You need two units which I have in my DynAero MCR-4S and depending on your instrumentation ie EFIS or other, your device will need to subtract one from the other to give you fuel flow.

I use a MGL ...
  Topic: Low Voltage Annunciator

Replies: 9
Views: 3260

PostForum: AeroElectric-List   Posted: Fri Dec 18, 2015 12:38 pm   Subject: Re: Low Voltage Annunciator
Go here;

Cheers Peter

Peter Armstrong
Auckland - New Zealand
  Topic: Wrapping composite aircraft

Replies: 6
Views: 2549

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2015 1:16 pm   Subject: Re: Wrapping composite aircraft
On my DynAero MCR-4S, all the graphics are vinyl not painted. Where the there was a major colour ie white, light blue (underneath wings) - this was painted.

While computer cut graphics give great ...
  Topic: Araldite 420A/B (Redux) Realistic Shelf Life

Replies: 10
Views: 2758

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Sun Sep 13, 2015 1:05 pm   Subject: Re: Araldite 420A/B (Redux) Realistic Shelf Life
Now if not already be a good boy and join the Sport Aircraft Association of NZ (SAANZ) where they are great guys ready to help including Bill Sisley Europa owner and President of the SAA. For other f ...
  Topic: Electrics on a Europa. (NOW FIXED Rgds Alan)

Replies: 20
Views: 8173

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2015 1:12 pm   Subject: Re: Electrics on a Europa.
Not knowing your plane or its schematics, if you are concerned borrow a spare Ducati regulator and swap it out and see if anything changes. The Ducati regulators Rotax uses can be a bit flakey. I do ...
  Topic: Electrics on a Europa. (NOW FIXED Rgds Alan)

Replies: 20
Views: 8173

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 1:18 pm   Subject: Re: Electrics on a Europa.
At 2000rpm on my Rotax 914 there is insufficient output from the alternator to charge the battery. I use a Low Voltage Warning and Aux Battery Management Module from and t ...
  Topic: Data acquisition tools?

Replies: 12
Views: 2285

PostForum: AeroElectric-List   Posted: Sun Jun 14, 2015 4:02 pm   Subject: Re: Data acquisition tools?
Got to and have a look. I use the Scanalogic-2 20 MHz Logic Analyzer in my hangar for monitoring and analysing data. They have a newer unit now available, faster and more ch ...
  Topic: Has anyone in this group installed an MGL EFIS using

Replies: 1
Views: 880

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Thu Jun 04, 2015 4:39 pm   Subject: Re: Has anyone in this group installed an MGL EFIS using
What sort of MGL EFIS are you using. I had MGL Voyagers G2 with Trio servos which worked brilliantly, have recently upgraded to MGL servos as I wanted auto-trim.

Do not forget http://www.mglavioni ...
  Topic: MAUW Increase

Replies: 9
Views: 2895

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Sat May 30, 2015 2:18 pm   Subject: Re: MAUW Increase

I did not know that you were that heavy that Air New Zealand had to increase the 747-400 MAUW when you had to fly it.

Cheers Peter Laughing
  Topic: alternator / generator

Replies: 34
Views: 10020

PostForum: AeroElectric-List   Posted: Sun Nov 30, 2014 1:34 pm   Subject: Re: alternator / generator

I have a Rotax 914 with dual Lithium batteries and instead of the Rotax Ducati regulator use the Schicke GR6 regulator as it a more robust device. My aircraft French DynAero MCR-4S is advanced ...
  Topic: Folding bike?

Replies: 14
Views: 7430

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 1:20 pm   Subject: Re: Folding bike?
I have a YikeBike, Tim and I are going to set-up a series of YikeBike races and as he has a Europa and I have a DynAero it will be the French against the British.

Not withstanding that in my view t ...
  Topic: Shielded Strobe Light Query

Replies: 9
Views: 1820

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Thu Jul 31, 2014 2:32 pm   Subject: Re: Shielded Strobe Light Query

You can get the necessary cabling from EDMO who are aviation distributors based out of Melbourne. I installed AeroLeds in my MCR-4S as they required the same type of 4 +1 shielded cabling. A ...
  Topic: More MGL Enigma issues

Replies: 11
Views: 4379

PostForum: AeroElectric-List   Posted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 1:42 pm   Subject: Re: More MGL Enigma issues
Join and ask your questions there. You will get lots of support.

Cheers Peter
  Topic: Warbirds over Wanaka

Replies: 3
Views: 807

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Fri Mar 21, 2014 5:14 pm   Subject: Re: Warbirds over Wanaka
Tim can just keep dreaming but I will hold the flag up for the French at Wanaka !!!!!'Very Happy'
  Topic: XS Fuel Tank

Replies: 4
Views: 1021

PostForum: Europa-List   Posted: Fri Mar 21, 2014 12:46 pm   Subject: Re: XS Fuel Tank
Look forward to seeing you for a coffee at some remote location (within NZ of course!!!!) soon.

Cheers and well done
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