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Posted in thread: Modified Pitts build on 03-06-2014 at 02:09 AM
7025Is this the widest point on the bulkhead? It looks that way in the photo.
Posted in thread: Rud Aero ? on 03-06-2014 at 12:29 AM
How many different composite akro monoplanes does the world need? There must be good money to
be made in building them or they wouldn't keep doing it.
Posted in thread: Windows 8! on 03-04-2014 at 01:00 PM
For those of us stuck in the Windows world Linux is just a curiosity. I did my alternate OS
adventures in the 90's and always found myself using MS software eventually. I have a boot disk
Posted in thread: Tail wheel spring (round) on 03-03-2014 at 04:41 PM
BTW, why is a Model 12 incapable of wheel landing?Prop clearance??
Posted in thread: Favorite aviation movie? on 03-03-2014 at 12:49 PM
Those Magnificent Men.... (Sara Miles)Waldo Pepper (Susan Sarandon)The first few minutes of
Cloud Dancer plus selected other scenes (Jennifer O'Neill)The leading ladies are a very
important part of th...
Posted in thread: Cross country in Pitts S1S on 02-28-2014 at 03:29 PM
If you're butt-limited you may want to cruise at a higher speed. I would typically see 140mph
indicated @2700rpm but I noticed your route plan was based on about 125mph.
Posted in thread: IAC Competitor Development Webinar 2/25/14 on 02-28-2014 at 02:58 PM
This approach could be applied to any category move. It's a very thorough way to evaluate your
situation and show you where you need to spend effort to get ready. Not at all like we did it
in the old ...
Posted in thread: Landing Gear Lug Wear? on 02-27-2014 at 12:58 AM
I can imagine the process goes something like;1) Finish weld the fuselage.2) Install fuselage
in fixture.3) Place eccentric bushing in place in the fixture.4) Rotate the bushings until they
Posted in thread: pitts 3rd flying wire on 02-26-2014 at 02:10 PM
Thanks for the clarification Tom. That shows you how much I know about Ultimate wings.....That
does look like it could be a proper solution to a torsional problem. I'm not sure about wood
Posted in thread: IAC Competitor Development Webinar 2/25/14 on 02-26-2014 at 01:11 PM
I was going to look in on this but I had a commitment last night (Tommy Emmanuel was in town)
so I guess I'll have to wait until it's archived.