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PHOTOS: 17N - June 04, 2011 by PHLAIRLINE.COM
PHOTOS: 17N - June 04, 2011 A couple nice things at the Fly-in. The Ag Cat and Defiant were the highlights. And a nice helicopter surprise. A couple ultralights. Tomorrow looks iffy - weather wise. Photos Link: http://phlairline.com/spotter/060411.html
September 28th 11 05:13 PM
by emeleysantya Go to last post
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Group Activity by Wayne Paul
I have been off this group for over a year. Previously this was a very active group; however, there has been very few messages since I returned. It may be due to my service provider, or maybe with the passing of a few key members the overall activity has significantly diminished. The main...
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September 26th 11 03:44 AM
by Morgans[_2_] Go to last post
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Fuel efficiency contest by eracervinn
For those who built their airplanes for greater efficiency: At this year's Copperstate Southwest Regional Fly-in, we will be hosting another fuel efficiency contest. New for this year is an additional 200 mile competition for aircraft flying the course at 60 to 119 miles an hour average...
September 24th 11 08:35 PM
by eracervinn Go to last post
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Question
Request for guidance - by Gypsy1
Newcomer (Super Senior) - Would like to post a URL for a Google blog site ("From the INSIDE Looking OUT") which is presently in a Beta stage. Is this appropriate and allowable in this Forum? The Blog is a test bed for a DVD project which will (hopefully) be made available to the aviation...
August 23rd 11 12:44 AM
by Jim Logajan Go to last post
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F16 accident at Air VEnture by CaveLamb
Looks like the F16 over shot the runway on landing and collapsed the nose gear... http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-643829 -- Richard Lamb http://www.home.earthlink.net/~cavelamb http://www.home.earthlink.net/~sv_temptress
August 1st 11 01:11 AM
by vaughn[_3_] Go to last post
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Any cool new amphibs at OSH? by GuppyPilot[_2_]
Missed OSH this year due to work. Shearwater aircraft claims to be there with a mockup or prototype. Anybody seen it/taken any pics? I'm also interested in the AeroCat, if they came back this year. Thanks! Brooks RV-7
July 31st 11 09:08 PM
by GuppyPilot[_2_] Go to last post
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Filament wound airfoils. (again) by [email protected]
Howdy, I was channel surfing the other day, and caught a glimpse of how they make rotor blades for the Hind MI-8 helicopter on RT. (Russian News) Very Interesting. They use small sections of metal (aluminum?) honeycomb cut to the shape of the airfoil, align it them with the spar on the leading and...
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July 5th 11 04:31 AM
by Jeff R.[_2_] Go to last post
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Ford Model A engine by Ed
On Sun, 26 Jun 2011 12:12:03 -0500, CaveLamb wrote: Does anyone have a dimensioned sketch of the Ford model A engine? Or a sketch and a reference dimension? The 1932 Flying and glider manual for EAA does have the engine mount dimensions which might help.
June 29th 11 03:37 AM
by CaveLamb Go to last post
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Thoughts on GDI in aircraft engines. by [email protected]
Howdy, Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) has been integrated into quite a few automotive engines over the past few years. After reading an article about it, and googling for the availability of GDI fuel injectors I started thinking this might be a cool direction to go in for those persons...
June 27th 11 10:42 PM
by Philippe[_4_] Go to last post
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Cleaning up brushes/dope? by Michael Horowitz
Folks - I applied some aluminium-pigmented dope to some fabric. Tried cleaning up with Mineral Spirits. Not satisfactory. Cleaned up with butyrate thinner. Don't wanna use MEK (sorta scared of it) Anything else make a go cleaner-upper? Looking for something more available than the butyrate...
June 23rd 11 02:11 AM
by amirwaymN Go to last post
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Does anyone have Kitplanes Mag's from 1986? by Nunya
Hi Folks, I would like to see the Kitplanes magazine from 1986 that showed Mark Brown's Starlites on the cover. I don't know what month it is but it shows two of them, a tailwheel version and a nosewheel version. If someone could scan the cover and article for me and email it or loan the mag to...
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June 21st 11 07:22 AM
by makemoneyn Go to last post
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Fiber alignment and twist. by [email protected]
Howdy, If I have a long recatangular box like a spar, and want to reduce twisting in the long axis, is it better to lay out the fiberglass mat with the fibers aligned at a 45 to the length, or parallel to the length? For the sake of argument, presume that all I'm concerned about is twist.
June 15th 11 08:23 AM
by Oliver Arend Go to last post
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1 Attachment(s) Third Aircraft "Universiade" Arrived in Shenzhen by Joy
http://www.wcarn.com/ The third aircraft "Universiade" of Shenzhen Airline Co., Ltd (B-6750) successfully landed in Shenzhen from France after 15 hours' flight at about 2:15 p.m. on April 30, 2011. It's said the aircraft called "Universiade" will serve for the Universiade to be held in August this...
June 9th 11 09:00 AM
by Joy Go to last post
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Mouse's Milk or Aerokroil by John Kimmel
Which is better? Thanks, -- John Kimmel girls = time x money time = money
June 2nd 11 06:55 PM
by elexamilkitte Go to last post
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Pitot stiatic test set MB-1 by Merle Wagner
Trying to locate a manual or any information relating to the MB-1 pitot static test set. This is an older model originally built by TACTAIR aircraft products co. in Bridgeport, PA. I bought this thing a few years ago and have finally dug it out of the pile accumulating in the hangar. It is time...
June 2nd 11 01:15 AM
by elexamilkitte Go to last post
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Dutch Homebuilt NVAV Fly-in 20-21-22 May by Zier & van de Steenoven[_2_]
Invitation to Holland to NVAV’s 40th anniversary. (www.nvav.nl) The Board of the Netherlands Experimental Aircraft Association (NVAV) has the pleasure to invite foreign pilots and homebuilders you and your partner for a reception at the occasion of the NVAV’s 40th anniversary. The reception will...
June 2nd 11 12:08 AM
by elexamilkitte Go to last post
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PHOTOS: 3NJ9 - May 01, 2011 by PHLAIRLINE.COM
PHOTOS: 3NJ9 - May 01, 2011 My first trip to this airport, but it promises more visits. The highlight was a Replica of the 1911 Ely-Curtis pusher which did a fly-by. Photos Link:
June 1st 11 01:51 PM
by elexamilkitte Go to last post
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Russian TU-154 out of control... by CaveLamb
http://rt.com/news/video-tu-154-dangerous-flight/ -- Richard Lamb http://www.home.earthlink.net/~cavelamb http://www.home.earthlink.net/~sv_temptress
May 27th 11 10:24 PM
by Richard Isakson Go to last post
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Cri Cri plan on ioffer? by Monk
http://www.ioffer.com/i/83668696 Anyone here bought from this guy? I don't think this is the licensed copy since he's selling several and in CD format.
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May 25th 11 10:26 AM
by Linconbrows Go to last post
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Pilot Information NVAV 40 Fly-In Aviodrome EHLE this weekend by Zier & van de Steenoven[_2_]
For complete procedures for EHLE look at: Technical Information for this weekend NVAV 40 years FlY-in. Register at Remove odd numbers before use.
May 18th 11 10:13 PM
by Zier & van de Steenoven[_2_] Go to last post
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