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Corvair conversion engines by Cal Vanize
As my research continues, I have been investigating possible engines for a 601XL. The Corvair engines looked like a good candidate. The reports seemed very good and the engine was surprisingly inexpensive for initial purchase and long-term maintenance. The stated expected TBO is 1500 hours and...
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December 1st 19 02:23 AM
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MFI-9HB project plane by Lin Light
I recently purchased an incomplete MFI-9HB project plane. It was started sometime in the 1980s or 90s. Close to 85% done. Don't have all the drawings but enough I think to finish it. The plane was almost entirely pulled riveted. Looking for anyone that may have working knowledge of a kit version...
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September 24th 19 09:12 AM
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The Tardigrades by Banders
We can't just leave them there to die.
August 11th 19 01:19 AM
by amdx[_2_] Go to last post
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Loehle 5151 by [email protected]
On Thursday, November 2, 2000 at 11:01:19 PM UTC-5, wrote: Are there any Loehle 5151 builders using a GEO 3 or 4 cylinder motor? I'm interested in how you built the mount. Thanks in advance, Bruce -- http://users.clas.net/~flyer --
July 30th 19 12:43 PM
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Seawind......What is the truth? by [email protected]
wow. I almost pass a similar design to my design class. I better start drawing another aircraft. This has been very informative.
July 9th 19 03:32 PM
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REVMASTER vs. GREAT PLAINS V.W. by mohr
I Am Looking For Opinions Based On Personal Experiences Related To Revmaster And Great Plains V.w. Convertions From Reliability Point Of View. I Know That The Limbach Is The Best, But Due To The Fact That It Is A Certified Engine His Price Is To High (for Me). Any Help On This Matter Will Be Very...
July 6th 19 08:54 PM
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Sailplane wing joint by Sky Surfer
Hi all,* I started studying Jim Marske's Composite Design Manual to understand composite techniques generally and glider construction in particular.* My current topic of interest is the best design for joining two plug-in wings for a small sailplane, say in the 13 meter class.* It seems the...
June 28th 19 04:33 AM
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How doI get in this chat group? by [email protected]
Is there any curent litterature on the redisign material by Martin Hollman? How would I get that now?? Ive found a complete AA 2+2 and would like to check it for these changes! Thanks!
February 26th 19 03:20 AM
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Aircraft Spruce Rant by Doug Palmer
I have now been working on my project almost ten years and generally Aircraft Spruce and Specialty has been the benefactor. Their website now states that orders placed before 3:00 PM will ship the same day. This is bull****. I ordered two gallons of UV smooth prime on Saturday and for some...
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January 7th 19 04:40 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Epoxy and Saran wrap question by [email protected]
On Friday, February 3, 1995 at 4:26:02 PM UTC-5, wohlsen wrote: Thank you to all who responded to my previous query concerning foam core construction. I have heard that common epoxies used in composite construction do not adhere to plastic films such as Saran wrap. Is this correct? If...
November 25th 18 03:12 AM
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Spratt 103 by [email protected]
I'm interested in building a Spratt 103, see www.spratt103.com. I like to hear from anyone with specific information about it's flight qualities, based on the actual experience of flying one or observing its flight. About 200 plans have been sold world wide and as it isn't a 10 year build, surely...
October 30th 18 05:32 PM
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John Charles Garabedian of Mooresville, NC -- Aircraft Thief by [email protected]
On Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 6:00:42 PM UTC-4, Victim of Aircraft Theft wrote: He has in his possession a Super Cub project stolen from KFQD. He is a sleazy real estate agent, Mooresville,NC, with a 34' trailer for the purpose of thievery. EAA Chapter 309 is in on this grand larceny too. If...
October 22nd 18 04:04 PM
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October 22nd 18 02:39 AM
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IVO Propellers by [email protected]
I have an ivo that has 600 hours on it. I just had a rock go through one blade. It didn't hurt it much I think I made it worse by digging it out a little too much. I'm going to apoxy it and use proptape to fix it and I would fly it anywhere anytime. Very good props and the story behind the company...
September 25th 18 03:28 AM
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Bobcat /Supercat by [email protected]
On Monday, April 3, 2000 9:00:00 AM UTC+2, Tom Cummings wrote: There is a forum/list developed recently for the Bobcat and Supercat airplane. It is created for those interested in the little plane and who like to build from plans. View http://www.delphi.com/supercat1/start/ if interested in...
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August 19th 18 01:54 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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aerocom2 from PS Engineering by Clare Snyder
Anyone have a manual for PS Engineering Aerocom 2 portable intercom? I need to know the connections for the remote plug (which I assume is for PTT switch???) Full manual would be great - either scanned or original
May 4th 18 07:20 AM
by Clare Snyder Go to last post
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Paul Lamar by Anthony Banks
On Monday, August 30, 2010 at 8:51:19 AM UTC+12, stol wrote: Just to keep this refreshed and as a warning to other experimental builders to aviod this 'person'. He seems to be able to delete this topic from the archives to lessen his exposure of looking "less then honest".... For all the...
May 1st 18 04:26 PM
by Ron Wanttaja[_2_] Go to last post
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Scaling up a Pietenpol Aircamper, or Pober Junior Ace by jma
Howdy, I would like to build one of these, but I'm a big fella. 6'2, 250#. I require more useful load. I am generally from the school of "Don't mess with a good thing", and would like a well proven design, with a relatively low build time. I have looked far and wide, and what I want is a Piet,...
April 21st 18 03:06 PM
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I want to build a tiger moth by [email protected]
On Sunday, September 21, 1997 at 4:30:00 PM UTC+9:30, Tom Mc Keon wrote: If I was interested in building a replica "de Havilland Tiger Moth" not necessarily an exact replica, just the general shape, etc. Where could I get plans? I would consider other models of open cockpit biplane too.
April 13th 18 08:05 PM
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avid flyer by [email protected]
i would like to convert this tail dragger to a tricycle gear would apreciate any help. carl verrett mi.
March 18th 18 09:18 PM
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