Patrick Hoyt replied to Norm Neuls's discussion Two AK V-110 Airplanes
"I'd like to hear how these two planes compare. Both are high on my list of "next projects".

No slats on the 750...?

- Pat"
Sep 3, 2020
Patrick Hoyt updated their profile
Nov 13, 2019
Viking Aircraft Engines replied to Patrick Hoyt's discussion Fixing Cracked Exhaust Pipe
"It is not common. Just trim the pipe to 2” past cowling exit and have the propeller dynamically balanced"
Jun 4, 2019
Loren Warner replied to Patrick Hoyt's discussion Fixing Cracked Exhaust Pipe
"Is this a common occurrence?"
Jun 3, 2019
Viking Aircraft Engines replied to Patrick Hoyt's discussion Fixing Cracked Exhaust Pipe
"Beautiful repair. Yes, the amount sticking out of the cowl is constantly being hammered with pulses from the passing propeller blades. Keep the amount existing the cowling as short as possible, being sure not to have it so short the fumes don’t get…"
Jun 3, 2019
Patrick Hoyt posted a discussion
Discovered a cracked exhaust pipe during a pre-flight inspection last weekend. Fairly easy fix in case anyone else has the same thing.To fix it, I first removed the muffler.  Then I made a paper template that fit over the cracked area and mated up…
Jun 3, 2019