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    V2.53 Static Lag = 2 Bottom of check screen...

    V2.53
    Static Lag = 2

    Bottom of check screen reads:
    Left turn -24 AP Roll and -120 APVSPD
    Right turn 24 AP Roll and 204 APVSPD
    Level 1.2 AP Roll and -120 APVSPD
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    AP-Pilot Altitude Loss in Turn

    Hi, I am losing Altitude in a turn and need advice. RV-8, AF PILOT with ARINC interface on my AFS5400.

    All settings for EFIS and AP are as recommended in AFS Manual.

    In a Left 90 degree...
  3. Thread: AOA Alert

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    I made a change to my VP100 where I made the 5400...

    I made a change to my VP100 where I made the 5400 "pin" to be "Always ON" when the VP100 master switch is on.

    Today I did ground and flight test where is now acts the way I think it should and I...
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    I think "we" may have to wire up the passthru to...

    I think "we" may have to wire up the passthru to get it to work correctly. I am seeing my unit power off when I switch my Avionics master switch off. I would have thought the backup battery would...
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    Peter, thanks for this good infomation I only...

    Peter, thanks for this good infomation I only wish I had found this thread earlier. I had this issue Wednesday after I downloaded SD Flight Data and then put the card back in only to find out the...
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    Any estimate on upgrading the 4500 software like...

    Any estimate on upgrading the 4500 software like the 5000 models?

    Will the software upgrade continue or with the Dynon purchase will the 4500 product line die out?

    Thanks.
  8. Thread: aiding disabled

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    My GPS in the 4500 is feed through a Garmin...

    My GPS in the 4500 is feed through a Garmin GDU375.
  9. Thread: aiding disabled

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    I don't want to be an alarmist, but yesterday in...

    I don't want to be an alarmist, but yesterday in about the me area where I got the "aiding disabled" message I got a "GPS Integraty" message in RED on the 4500 in the center of the display, It lasted...
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    Rob, what would make this happen in flight? Is...

    Rob, what would make this happen in flight? Is it interference or a GPS reception issue that could possibly make the aiding disabled come on? Also, what is "aiding" exactly?
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    I just upgraded to 8.8.03 and yesterday started...

    I just upgraded to 8.8.03 and yesterday started getting this same message.

    Anyone else?

    Not sire what exactly causes it.
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    I did install a GDL39, but since I don't have...

    I did install a GDL39, but since I don't have ADSb out capabilities I don't see enough traffic to see if the 4500 will display it.

    I have seen TIS-B on my G3X, but if the traffic isn't close...
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    I just saw a post on the VAF site regarding this...

    I just saw a post on the VAF site regarding this and the 496. I know you said it has been an ongoing issue for you, but if the Garmin Expert comes back with an answer I'll update this post. If you...
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    Lancair390, did you just upgrade to v4.5? If...

    Lancair390, did you just upgrade to v4.5? If so, you may be experiencing what we are with our 696's and G3X's. If my memory serves me correctly, I think the 496 is able to hook up with the GDL39...
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    G3X software bug in v7.0

    FYI, I had an issue today with my AFS A/P losing GPS today very consistently. It would cycle "NO GPS" and "GPS OK" all during my flights today.

    I posted this on the VAF site and Garmin confirmed...
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    Ads-b / gdl39

    AFS - regarding the New Garmin GDL39, if I am receiving TIS traffic from my G3X system repeating into my AFS4500. Will I receive ADS-B traffic on the 4500 if I install the GDL39? I'm thinking the...
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    You're right Rob, the Vr's, V2's, Vref's don't...

    You're right Rob, the Vr's, V2's, Vref's don't apply to us and the AOA function does and that's why I purchased that option which I love. But, since I do like bells and whistles ;) would it makes...
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    How about Vapp or Vref? Of course, maybe a...

    How about Vapp or Vref? Of course, maybe a little programming to have the screen use Vr for the takeoff and Vref for the landing. "if after start up airspeed > 75 kts" then do not display Vr. "if...
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    HITS not tracking when using "Direct To"

    I have a AFS4500 receiving GPS infomation from my GDU375.

    When I fly using HITS I rarely get the "Boxes" and the "Flight Path Indicator" to track on course.

    The HITS boxes are off the screen...
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    I was hoping this update was going to make the...

    I was hoping this update was going to make the 4500 get some of those 5000 options. Like the A/P ON & HDG or LAT nav arm feature above the HDG indicator.

    I have to get this update installed and...
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    Alan, that link appears to lead to the last...

    Alan, that link appears to lead to the last update and not the new March 2012 update. John
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    Audio Warnings - expansion ?

    Does AFS plan to expand the Audio Warnings for the 4500's?

    Auto Pilot disconnect - maybe an alert that says "Auto Pilot"
    Overspeed when you enter into Vno or Vne - this one could be a sound "...
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    Ops check good!

    Thanks Rob!

    I adjusted the EFIS RollGain.

    Mine was set to 0.02, I set it to 0.05 as recommended and it worked perfectly.

    I did try 0.6 & 0.07, but felt it may be a little more bank then I...
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    Altitude Compensation vs. Flutter

    Reading today's featured article (older reprint)on the Vans site it made me think, why can't my AFS Vne red bar adjust with altitude? It seems to me like you can put an option in the menu to...
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    Heading commands a slow turn

    I have an AFS4500 with Arinc box, when I use the Heading bug to turn it responds very slow and in low bank. How do I make it turn faster? I would like to whip the bug 30 degrees left or right and...
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