Last Activity:12-28-2014 9:35 PM
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Posted in thread: Christen Eagle Thrust Line on 12-28-2014 at 09:47 PM
I think the breakage came with normal operation. The airplane it came off of was never wrecked,
as far as I know. But, I really don't know for sure. Luckily, I have very little in it. This
one is crac...
Posted in thread: Christen Eagle Thrust Line on 12-28-2014 at 06:58 PM
Neil,I think that's a problem with the pic and/or the photographer. Is that crack even
repairable?I'm really leaning toward building a new mount. Zero/zero is the preferred thrust
line then? There is ...
Posted in thread: Christen Eagle Thrust Line on 12-28-2014 at 05:21 PM
The rear side of the top tube is the one that cracked. The cause is unknown. 1098610987I picked
this mount up cheap, just to use as a pattern. There was a time when I thought I was going to
have to ma...
Posted in thread: Biplane photo/video thread on 12-28-2014 at 05:10 PM
Feel free to post a few more. I'm assuming that in Tullahoma?
Posted in thread: Christen Eagle Thrust Line on 12-28-2014 at 04:28 PM
Its pretty hard to tell, but it looks like there is about 1 degree of right thrust, and 1.5
degrees of up thrust.The CMM'd model represents the real world so it includes all of the weld
Posted in thread: Pitts / Cherokee Landing Collision in MD on 12-28-2014 at 03:20 PM
Wow. Glad there were no injuries. Looked like a really nice Pitts.
Posted in thread: Christen Eagle Thrust Line on 12-28-2014 at 03:19 PM
Does anyone know what the thrust line was designed at on a Christen Eagle? I'm asking about a
stock Eagle mount.The reason that I ask is that I have a used Eagle mount that has a cracked
tube. Other t...
Posted in thread: Cameron's Christen Eagle II Build Thread on 12-27-2014 at 08:22 PM
I haven't posted in a while, but I have been making progress. Between life, shipping the ASII
to Germany, work, and trying to work on the Eagle, its been a busy couple of months. All the
spar boxes ar...
Posted in thread: Maule Tailwheel Re-build or New? on 12-27-2014 at 01:18 PM
If you're dead set on using a Maule, I have a new old stock one that I would sell. It came with
my Christen eagle kit. Pm me if you're interested.
Posted in thread: My S1C build on 12-26-2014 at 09:54 PM
Lookin good. Like Neil says, we love this stuff. Keep the pics comin as you make progress.