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by Kai
Thu Aug 13, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Vent window lock broken
Replies: 37
Views: 11252

Re: Vent window lock broken

After tedious Dremeling of the latches I got the bronze latches installed. This is not a criticism of the design of the new latches. It is something that has been required of all the Diamond-supplied latches on my plane. I've confirmed a subsequent design change of the canopy-bonded blocks would ma...
by Kai
Sun Dec 29, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Vent window lock broken
Replies: 37
Views: 11252

Re: Vent window lock broken

Mike,
thanks for the update. Would you mind posting a picture of the bronzed metal latches? I am curious how they turned out
by Kai
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: DA40 Forum
Topic: Best sun shade for DA40?
Replies: 41
Views: 8263

Re: Best sun shade for DA40?

There is an old thread on this and some of the information in there still valid: https://www.diamondaviators.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=3341 https://www.diamondaviators.net/forum/download/file.php?id=211 https://www.diamondaviators.net/forum/download/file.php?id=208 https://www.diamondaviators.net/fo...
by Kai
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: DA40 Forum
Topic: ForcedAeroMotive: SuperCharged DA40
Replies: 323
Views: 84956

Re: ForcedAeroMotive: SuperCharged DA40

Thanks for the Update, Brock! After 7.5 years things are finally coming to an end. I am happy to see that it was possible to achieve it.
by Kai
Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: DA40 Forum
Topic: DA40-180 on UL91
Replies: 2
Views: 695

Re: DA40-180 on UL91

Juerg,

search this forum for "Mogas" and you will find some replies for the carbureted engines. For injected 0-360 engines, I would think you encounter vapor lock issues.
by Kai
Mon Oct 01, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: DA20 Forum
Topic: How do I upgrade 912 80hp to 912 100 hp
Replies: 22
Views: 4173

Re: How do I upgrade 912 80hp to 912 100 hp

My bad, Matthias! I didn´t see that correctly.
by Kai
Mon Oct 01, 2018 4:15 am
Forum: DA20 Forum
Topic: How do I upgrade 912 80hp to 912 100 hp
Replies: 22
Views: 4173

Re: How do I upgrade 912 80hp to 912 100 hp

Matthias, check with "Edge performance" in Norway, too. They have excellent upgrade kits, give a good guarantee on some of them and they have a German sales rep
by Kai
Sat Sep 29, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Sign Up for Diamond "Airmail"
Replies: 6
Views: 1726

Re: Sign Up for Diamond "Airmail"

Anita Lentsch from DAI Austria has sent us this, in case someone is interested: "Dear DiamondAviators, We just saw that our newsletter subscription email was posted on the forum: https://www.diamondaviators.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=6567 Just in case anyone is having questions because of the link: ·...
by Kai
Sat Sep 29, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: DA40 Forum
Topic: PowerFlow Exhaust retro-fit
Replies: 25
Views: 2312

Re: PowerFlow Exhaust retro-fit

Can only confirm that the retrofit brought quite a boost in performance. As my DA40 was equipped with a fixed pitch prop, I also had the prop re-pitched at the same time. Total gain was around 10 kts.