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by Kai
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: DAN website logo design proposal
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Re: DAN website logo design proposal

I think that a design upgrade after six years is a good idea. I also like the idea of a rotating banner. But in the end it is all up to Chris who is doing a tremendous job maintaining the forum and administrating it and if he can spend the time to implant your ideas. The last design changes with mob...
by Kai
Thu Aug 13, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Vent window lock broken
Replies: 37
Views: 11992

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: 11992

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: 8747

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: 86790

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: 722

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: 4517

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: 4517

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: 1772

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: 2494

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.