AVIONICS

Wiring – Planning the Backbone

Over the last few weeks I have spent many hours researching and planning the overall wiring architecture … the “Wiring Backbone”. Consequently, there hasn’t been much actual progress in the workshop, which has been frustrating….

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Wiring – Pitch/Yaw Servos

Starting to get more complicated now, so another diagram definitely needed. Having fitted a GMU 11 Magnetometer, changes to the Van’s (Stein) harness have to be made, since the CanBus now has to route to…


Wiring – Anti-Collision Light

Once the avionics boxes were installed, it was time to focus on wiring the aeroplane. Since I’d decided to wire the lighting as per AeroLED’s advice, and also the servos as per Garmin best practice,…


Avionics – Box Installation

Avionics Bay Supports I made the supports from 1″x1/2″x1/8″ aluminium angle, spacing them to match the hole span on the GEA 24. I match drilled two holes in each bracket for 1/8″ rivets. Having clecoed…


Avionics – Transponder Tray

Well here’s the plan for the GTX 45R Transponder location. I want to keep it as far forward as possible, to allow room for any required switches underneath the right G3X screen. The unit slides…