Gil DeVault
  • Salem, WI
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XL 601B project

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gil DeVault Feb 18. 1 Reply

iPad Mini

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gil DeVault Aug 14, 2018. 2 Replies

L2C oil cooler

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gil DeVault Oct 30, 2018. 12 Replies


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Bottle jack stand for 601/650
Nov 21, 2018
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"There is a service bulletin from warp drive on their hubs 218-HHP-01 for 0-200 C-90 and 0-235 engines for cracks in the hubs."
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iPad Mini

When I first tried my iPad Mini in my 601 with the Bad Elf GPS I hated it. Had trouble seeing the screen, then I purchased a suction cup mount and a purposed mount cradle and I was able to place the iPad inches from my face and all the vision problems vanished, even in the direct sunlight. In the mean time I had purchased an iFly740GPS. I found the screen was brighter than the iPad, but still I had some difficulty clearly seeing the screen. It is mounted between my legs under the panel where…See More
Aug 5, 2018
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Brodhead wisconsin

It is supposed to rain all weekend so it will be a little damp at the Pietenpol fly in this weekend. I decided to fly up today and see all of my old buddies getting ready for the weekend. There were a few Pietenpols there already. My first landing on grass with my XL601. I prefer the hard strip.…See More
Jul 18, 2018
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new pattern procedured

Have any of you heard about standard pattern procedures being change to, unless stated all patterns  will be left hand turns, and no more circling the runway and round of your base leg making your final and base just on continuous turn to the left. GilSee More
Jun 29, 2018

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At 8:18pm on March 23, 2018, noel farrell said…

Hi Gil, thank you for adding me :-)

At 9:16am on December 22, 2017, Stephen Dunn said…


   Questions red welcome although my engine is mounted only to get cooling fit. No other engine work is done.

   Since all the trouble I have had with cooling, I have lost interest in whole project.


At 10:30pm on May 30, 2017, brad cohen said…
I have an O-235L2C installed in my 601 as well.
Contact me at bradfnp@gmailcom and I'll share my experience

Brad Cohen

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