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Heated Pitot Tube
I purchased a 24 volt heated pitot tube from Wag-Aero that was
originally designed for
the Cessna 310. When I powered it up with 12 volts it seemed to operate
with plenty of
heat to ward off ice. I measured the heat and it seems to be about 280
I expect to mount the pitot tube directly in the nose with about 6
inches of aluminum
tubing, 3 inches exposed, 3 inches imbedded
Does anyone have experience with mounting and operating this particular
pitot tube in
the nose of the Velocity XL?
It seems like an ideal solution. What about the apparent
Should I insulate it from the aluminum mounting tube?
Any advice would be appreciated.
Velocity XL RG