AVIONICS

Power Up!

The time finally arrived when I couldn’t think of any more wires to fit … and I ran out of excuses not to switch it all on! I made a checklist … eg all components…

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More Avionics Wiring

The avionics wiring continues, and I think I’m just about on my self-imposed schedule to complete it by the end of this month. Like a lot of aspects of this project, although this phase was…


Avionics Wiring Continues

Having spent hours planning and documenting the proposed avionics wiring, the last few weeks have seen me attempting to actually create it. It’s been a lot easier with the fuselage on its side, allowing good…


Instrument Panel

I’d produced the DXF file for my proposed panel using Fusion 360 as previously mentioned, and I decided to get a test lasercut done with some cheap aluminium sheet. I was really happy with the…


Project Update

Lots has been going on with this RV14 project, but not so much written on this blog for the last month! That’s because it’s involved continued planning, both for the wiring and panel design. So…


VPX Wiring

The Vertical Power VPX has 5 connectors, full of pins which have to be assigned to devices and switches. Obviously this takes a bit of planning, and there is a web based configuration tool which…