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by Bigphoto
Fri Sep 25, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Glide Ratio?
Replies: 5
Views: 63

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: 16
Views: 483

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: 16
Views: 483

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: 536

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: 1776

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: 536

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 ...
by Bigphoto
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Aspen Max Upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1008

Re: Aspen Max Upgrade

I did have them hard wire it into my communication panel too. Glad that Aspen has a fix as that would be a drag if you had to restrict it to Day/VFR if you took out the gauges.
by Bigphoto
Fri Jul 31, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Aspen Max Upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1008

Re: Aspen Max Upgrade

Here is Aspen 2000 Max in XL-2
by Bigphoto
Fri Jul 31, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Aspen Max Upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1008

Re: Aspen Max Upgrade

Before I sold my aircraft here is the 2000 Aspen IMAX with IFD-540/440, STEC-30 and Garmin 345 transponder
by Bigphoto
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: RE:Spare prop
Replies: 14
Views: 2262

Re: RE:Spare prop

Folks the prop from MT in Deland is spot on for the overhaul, 1750 if the metal strips have to be changed out or around 750 if they do not need to be. That was 60 days ago.