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by NDCDA62
Sun Mar 24, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Multi Sump Fuel Tester & Fuel Strainer
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Re: Multi Sump Fuel Tester & Fuel Strainer

In a plastic container in the right forward baggage Compartment.

Dimensions: about 17.8 cm (7”) high, about 7 cm (2.76”) in diameter.
by NDCDA62
Sun Mar 24, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Multi Sump Fuel Tester & Fuel Strainer
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Multi Sump Fuel Tester & Fuel Strainer

For those interested, I purchased this week two recently launched but extremely useful and practical items for my DA62. The first is a MultiSump Fuel Tester - by tipping the first fuel sample catchment container taken from a respective fuel tank, this falls down into the main catch cup reservoir, al...
by NDCDA62
Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Austro Engines
Replies: 17
Views: 986

Re: Austro Engines

If I understood correctly when in Weiner Neustadt recently, Austro now holds the licence from MB to manufacture the subject engines. As quite rightly pointed out, to deviate would require recertification and all that this entails. There was no concern shown with regard to this development.
by NDCDA62
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?
Replies: 10
Views: 542

Re: Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?

Very interesting Scott, I will look FlyQ up.

Thanks
Nigel
by NDCDA62
Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?
Replies: 10
Views: 542

Re: Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?

Thanks Scott, you have some very valid points. I also have Garmin and use SkyDemon as my back-up on iPad.

Nigel
by NDCDA62
Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: DA42 Forum
Topic: Fuel Quantity Measuring Device
Replies: 18
Views: 702

Re: Fuel Quantity Measuring Device

The measuring device for “alternative means for fuel quantity indication”, received with my new DA62 two weeks ago, has a plastic tube fitted.
by NDCDA62
Sat Mar 09, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: DA42 Forum
Topic: Fuel Quantity Measuring Device
Replies: 18
Views: 702

Re: Fuel Quantity Measuring Device

This is the only method of physically measuring the fuel remaining on board. Probably only available directly from Diamond I would suggest.
by NDCDA62
Sat Mar 09, 2019 6:18 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?
Replies: 10
Views: 542

Re: Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?

I recommend also taking out a free trial using SkyDemon which I currently subscribe to. There are some really great features. I plan my flight on my desktop and with all data saved to the cloud, transfer to my iPad and iPhone is painless.
by NDCDA62
Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?
Replies: 10
Views: 542

Boeing buys ForeFlight – what comes next?

An interesting development announced yesterday.

Nigel

https://ipadpilotnews.com/2019/03/boein ... omes-next/
by NDCDA62
Mon Mar 04, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Crossing the Pond in a Diamond DA 62
Replies: 16
Views: 1387

Re: Crossing the Pond in a Diamond DA 62

Final Episode 6 and arrival RWY 15 Diamond Aircraft London, Canada.

A great series showing the capabilities of the DA 62.

Happy landings!

Nigel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xk9WS39XKLk