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http://itsmyidea.com/gamerschoice/ Hi, Im Dave Taylor, I am 35 years old . Let me tell u a bit about myself first. I served in the Marine Corp USMC during the gulf war and got out when my 4 years was up later started work for Timewarner Cable and S&L communications here in North carolina as a...
September 2nd 04 11:57 PM
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"...but I don't have a lathe." by [email protected]
"...but I don't have a lathe." Sound familiar? The truth is, you probably have any number of things around your shop that can serve as a lathe. In a lathe, the work rotates against the cutting tool. ( In a milling machine, it's the cutting tool that rotates against the work.) The main purpose...
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September 20th 08 12:53 AM
by Jerry Wass Go to last post
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"Airline", Newest Reality Show TONIGHT!!! by Toks Desalu
ALERT ALERT ALERT "Airline": Southwest's reality show is on tonight at 10pm eastern time on A&E. I am surprised that no one mention it earlier. I was out country until today. Toks Desalu PP-ASEL
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January 28th 04 10:34 PM
by John Galban Go to last post
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"Airplanes don't kill by Flyingmonk
OK, guys... I'm making an official announcement. "Airplanes don't kill people!, people kill people!" This statement is hereby mine and none of you better use it without my concent! LOL. Monday I'm going to the T-shirt shop and ordering me 1000 units of various sizes. Let me know if anyone...
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May 19th 05 03:29 PM
by Flyingmonk Go to last post
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"Bat" type wing tips ? by R&R Sherwood
Several years ago bat type wing tips became popular with the racing group. Does anyone have actual experience with the bat tip? Do they truly reduce drag? Are there coordinates and dimensions available for them? Russell Sherwood Glasair I RG Houston, TX
April 23rd 04 01:44 PM
by R&R Sherwood Go to last post
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"Big" Jon Johanson --- an Inspiration by Larry Smith
http://www.vansaircraft.com/public/jj-persn.htm Go Big Jon!
December 17th 03 05:01 PM
by Larry Smith Go to last post
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"bush flying" in the suburbs? by [email protected]
Among other aircraft I've been looking at the Zenith Air STOL CH 801 lately, which attracted my attention purely as an inexpensive and eaily built plane to cart my family around. http://www.zenithair.com But the advertised 390-ft fully-loaded ground roll got me fantasizing about all the...
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December 28th 04 11:04 PM
by Dana M. Hague Go to last post
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"Culex" Twin by eg
Hi NG, in an old publication I found a design that appeared worthwhile looking at. Its name is "Culex", it is a all-wooden, fixed gear, tandem seat light twin using (back then) Limbach engines. The information about had been published by the "original" Fisher Flying Products. Since then, Fisher...
January 10th 05 09:33 AM
by PitCock Go to last post
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"hinge stock"? by Michael Horowitz
reading thru EAA's "Aircraft Welding" I see mention of 'hinge stock', a tube which probably takes a bushing and is part of the elevator/stab. assy. I didn't see a mention in Spruce; is it just tougher steel than 4130 or is it tubing with a pre-drilled bushing? - Mike
October 5th 05 04:16 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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"I Want To FLY!"-(Youth) My store to raise funds for flying lessons by Curtl33
"I Want To FLY!"-(Youth) My store to raise funds for flying lessons http://www.cafeshops.com/IWantToFly Hi! My name is Trace. I am 13 years old and LOVE to fly planes and gliders. I have a deal with my parents to split the cost of my flying lessons. My dad helped me start my "I want To FLY!"...
December 12th 03 12:01 AM
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"Jawbreaker" Lost at Sun N Fun by Orval Fairbairn
I am told that the Glasair that crashed (fortunately not fatal) at SNF Sunday was the beautiful, highly-modofoed Galsair III, "Jawbreaker," that is featured in the April Sprot Aviation. The apparently stalled, dropped a wing and turned over. This plane was absolutely gorgeous! The had...
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April 26th 04 05:39 AM
by Roger Halstead Go to last post
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"Local Aviators Restore Stearman" by allthisjoy
Thought there might be some of you on here would find this of interest. http://www.theitem.com Click on "Busniness" in the column on the left side of page and it will bring the article up for you. It is really of interest to me as I will get to take a ride in this plane. My father flew these...
June 22nd 04 05:03 AM
by allthisjoy Go to last post
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"orange peel" and dope by Michael Horowitz
when applying buty.dope over a previous coat, one can get an 'orange peel' effect. I see it mentioned on the Web, but no description of what's actually happening. Anyone know the answer, prevention, and recovery from the effect (assume a 2 in. area)? - Mike
June 17th 05 03:40 AM
by StellaStarr Go to last post
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"pioneer 300" by Lou Parker
Has anyone built or even bought the plans for a pioneer 300?
September 7th 03 08:23 PM
by Lou Parker Go to last post
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"Power corrupts............" by Leon McAtee
http://www.aopa.org/whatsnew/regulatory/regtsa.html ============== Leon McAtee 70 some years ago in a small Republic about 4000 miles East of D.C.............
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October 14th 04 11:05 PM
by Ernest Christley Go to last post
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"raptor" homebuilt by mick
Hi, I'm trying to figure out what kind of aircraft this is: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20050418X00469&key=1 Has anyone ever heard of a "raptor"? Thanks, Mickey
July 1st 05 06:56 AM
by mick Go to last post
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"Seven Flights of Fancy that Fizzled" by Orval Fairbairn
I just got this off MSNBC: http://www.msnbc.com/news/988554.asp They mention flying cars and Moller, but not with the usual gullible reporter approach, although they do not really delve into the reasons that it is a fizzle.
November 21st 03 02:47 AM
by Orval Fairbairn Go to last post
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"Understanding Aircraft Composite Construction" by Ernest Christley
Is anyone familiar with this book, or if there is a better selection out there to help me decide how large to make my wing ribs? http://www.aeronautpress.com/book1prev5.htm The ribs of the Dyke Delta are composed of a stainless steel rib cap made of .015 thick 321 stainless. It's formed into a U...
July 23rd 03 03:18 AM
by CS_Mike Go to last post
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"Whiskey" for compass? by dale
Anybody got a replacement for the kerosene looking fluid in the whiskey compass? It evaporates or leaks over the period of a year with no outside evidence of a leak. The compass has new gaskets. Interested in something a little thicker.
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December 17th 03 11:16 PM
by Corrie Go to last post
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"Wing-in-ground-effect" Any homebuild kits available? by Bob
Greetings, I recall a few years ago several companies that were building prototypes of ultralight sea-planes that flew in ground effect over the water. They used fiberglass hulls and tube and fabric control surfaces. They were supposed to be classified as boats and not planes since they were...
January 2nd 05 02:28 AM
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