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by Skid
Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: Avionics (GPS/NAV/COMM)
Topic: Avionics Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 9121

Re: Avionics Upgrade

I contacted Avidyne and their support guy tells me the IFD440 will fly to a fix before entering the hold, which is what I was seeing. This is only if the fix is for a hold entry not an enroute fix. I am still arguing with the Vizion regarding the climbing through an assigned altitude (set on the Spo...
by Skid
Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Avionics (GPS/NAV/COMM)
Topic: Avionics Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 9121

Re: Avionics Upgrade

Hey Mike,

I am working with GRT on an issue when the 440 is driving the A/P through the Sport it will fly through a fix before starting its turn, this does not happen with the 440 driving the A/P directly. Are you seeing anything similar?
by Skid
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Avionics (GPS/NAV/COMM)
Topic: Avionics Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 9121

Re: Avionics Upgrade

I have flown with the 440 a few times, but have not flown any approaches yet. Jeppesen updates are a breeze and do not require the adapter as the 440 uses a USB stick (supplied with the unit) which plugs into the front of the unit. So far I am impressed with the unit. It is more of a flight manageme...
by Skid
Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: Avionics (GPS/NAV/COMM)
Topic: Avionics Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 9121

Avionics Upgrade

I recently did some upgrades to my avionics and thought I would share my experiences. I started with a Garmin GNS430, GRT Sport SX EFIS with an ARINC unit, and a TruTrak Digiflight 200 A/P with GPSS but no vertical commands. I went to Oshkosh this year with a mission to look into upgrading my A/P wh...