Mounting ELT

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Mounting ELT

Postby planecrazzzy » Sat Nov 26, 2005 10:12 pm

In order to increase my "range" or fly with a passenger in my Experimental aircraft ( Kolb-Firestar II-N381PM ) I had to mount an ELT
(emergency locating transmitter ) for SAR (search and rescue)

  Here's the pictures...
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The ELT is attached to the main motor mount tube, and it is located inside the wing Gap Seal....The antenna is located on top of the gap seal....it needs a reflective surface
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Far right side, below ignition, it's the panel switch and warning light for the ELT
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Sometimes you just have to take the leap
and build your wings on the way down...
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