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by timmee62
11 Jun 2019, 18:31
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Information
Topic: Engine sound preview
Replies: 7
Views: 464

Re: Engine sound preview

Makes sense. One of the best things about the Vega is how the logic works with various components affecting each other :)
by timmee62
11 Jun 2019, 14:28
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Information
Topic: Engine sound preview
Replies: 7
Views: 464

Re: Engine sound preview

It is sounding really good. The starter seems to take a lot longer to spin up than 0.85 does. Has that changed?
by timmee62
21 Apr 2019, 21:36
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Support
Topic: Oil issues
Replies: 22
Views: 1470

Re: Oil issues

I'll be interested to know what results you get

- Tim
by timmee62
21 Apr 2019, 17:12
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Support
Topic: Oil issues
Replies: 22
Views: 1470

Re: Oil issues

When I started my flight, I selected the Cold and Dark option from the sidebar menu. This seemed to empty the oil as it had been full on the previous flight and this had been a short flight. Not sure if it's meant to do this or not...
by timmee62
20 Apr 2019, 18:13
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Support
Topic: Oil issues
Replies: 22
Views: 1470

Re: Oil issues

I guess it's always better to have a consistent form of measurement... Today I've been doing some circuits around LKHV where it's a warm day (18 deg c) and before the flight I refilled with SAE30 instead of just any oil (as I had done before reading properly which to use). No oil issues at all. Coul...
by timmee62
18 Apr 2019, 22:16
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Support
Topic: Oil issues
Replies: 22
Views: 1470

Re: Oil issues

That makes sense now! I just watched Peter Matthess YouTube live stream of the Vega 5 and noticed he had the same oil issue during that flight, namely warning light on and pressure gauge very high. If I notice any other indicators during flights, I will post here.
by timmee62
16 Apr 2019, 17:36
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Support
Topic: Oil issues
Replies: 22
Views: 1470

Re: Oil issues

Great! Hope getting the feedback from us helped..
by timmee62
15 Apr 2019, 17:36
Forum: Lockheed Vega 5 Support
Topic: Oil issues
Replies: 22
Views: 1470

Re: Oil issues

I got very much the same behavior with the oil as GRizzlyAir did. On the debug panel I found (when parked with the engine off an oil pressure of 102795pa (see attached screenshot)