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Posted in thread: TOO Wings on 04-24-2014 at 02:11 AM
Yes, it is a three leaf spring with the homebuilders special tail wheel. The rudder arm is a
homebuilders arm from Spruce. attached some AN42B eyebolts with about a 1/2" spacer tube on
them to both ...
Posted in thread: TOO Wings on 04-23-2014 at 02:25 PM
You are moving right along! Way to go Bob ! couple more weeks and we should be getting your
first flight report.A couple more weeks in dog weeks?Just used the stands for painting. Stitts
Posted in thread: TOO Wings on 04-23-2014 at 02:51 AM
Looks like allot of wing activity with members. Jeremy building, Neil covering and I have
reached the paint stage. I know I've missed a few others also. Here is my first panel painted.
I have my secon...
Posted in thread: Fuselage formers on 04-03-2014 at 02:34 AM
Chris, I made my formers out of some nice 3/4" thick straight grain hemlock. Routed (rounded
over) both edges and then cut out so the final product resembled a cross section of a universal
Posted in thread: M-12 Build on 04-01-2014 at 04:24 PM
Make sure you epoxy varnish over any filler you apply. I had a couple small spots that i filled
just prior to cover that i had not varnished. When i precoated the plywood with polybrush the
Posted in thread: Marking Fabric on 03-14-2014 at 01:56 AM
I used a chalk line to snap the lines on my leading edge for both the over lap and the 4"
finish tape. I found it kind of messy also so I used a straight edge and drew on the chalk line
with a pencil ...
Posted in thread: DST means more flying! on 03-12-2014 at 03:20 AM
Dr. Jill Oakes (University of Winnepeg, department of Native Studies)posted here a few times.
She built her Acro Sport and has been flying it for some time now.Do you remember her user
name? I spoke w...
Posted in thread: Starter Knots on 03-05-2014 at 04:13 PM
Ditto, #3 because of the above mentioned nice girl
Posted in thread: Favorite aviation movie? on 03-03-2014 at 12:16 PM
I thought i was the onlly one that had a copy of Cloud dancer! We can't forget about chitty
chitty bang bang and that Disney movie where the kid goes to grandpas farm and they pull the
old Jenny down ...
Posted in thread: My! What small nuts you have. Where can I get more? on 03-02-2014 at 01:40 PM
I'm using allot of the MS21042 nuts on my build. Using them for sheet metal skins where I don't
have nut plates. They do come cad plated also. I didn't realize it but when I ordered both nut