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    1. In an effort to keep HBA a fun and inviting place, please read the Rules of Conduct thread prior to posting here on HBA.

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      April 5th, 2016, 03:44 PM

    2. A place to introduce yourself to the rest of us. We want to hear from you!

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    3. If you have general questions about Experimental Aviation or are new to homebuilts and have questions about how to get started - this is the place. For more Technical questions please go to the appropriate forum below.

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      May 2nd, 2016, 11:19 PM

    4. Hangar Flying

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      This area is for people to get together and shoot the breeze, tell stories, share experiences, and generally hang out with other aviation nuts.

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    5. Are you new to flying or have years of wisdom to share? Post all your questions and comments about the laws that govern our sport as well as becoming better and safer pilots.

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      April 30th, 2016, 10:47 AM

    6. Fun things to do or places to go with our completed aircraft.

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      Chino Air Show this weekend Go to last post

      May 2nd, 2016, 02:55 PM

    7. A place to log the progress on your homebuilt aircraft or restoration project. NOTE: Only the creator of a thread in this forum can reply to it.

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      Airdrome Aeroplanes 75%... Go to last post

      May 1st, 2016, 10:29 AM

    8. For Sale / Wanted

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      List everything you may want to buy, sell, or trade. Kits, tools, jigs, completed aircraft, etc....

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      May 2nd, 2016, 09:22 PM

    9. Manufactures - Please post product news and updates here.

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      Thumbs up Sale on custom CNC waterjet... Go to last post

      May 2nd, 2016, 10:48 PM

  2. Technical Discussion Areas Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Aircraft design, structures, and emerging technology that may or may not revolutionize our sport.

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    2. Letís discuss tools, setting up a workshop, or ways to make building more efficient.

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      April 30th, 2016, 04:04 PM

    3. Tube and Fabric

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      Rag wing construction questions and answers are posted in this forum

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      Why don't we have an Electric... Go to last post

      May 2nd, 2016, 11:01 PM

    4. Composites

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      Anything and everything about composite construction.

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      April 29th, 2016, 11:48 AM

    5. Sheet Metal

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      Interested in sheet metal construction? This is the place to be.

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      Oil tank Go to last post

      May 2nd, 2016, 04:23 PM

    6. Wood Construction

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      Letís get back to our aviation roots. Post your questions and comments on anything related to building wooden airplanes.

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      May 2nd, 2016, 09:35 PM

    7. Let's talk engines, engine mounts, props, and plumbing. * Note * For specific questions about 2-Strokes and Auto-conversions, please see those areas.

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      May 2nd, 2016, 11:35 PM

    8. Auto Conversions

      If it involves using an auto engine in your plane, post it here.

    9. All 2-strokes, all the time.

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      May 2nd, 2016, 10:57 AM

    10. Radios, altimeters, pitot tubes, static ports, batteries, GPS, etc....

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      April 28th, 2016, 09:12 PM

    11. Finishing Techniques

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      Sanding, painting, polishing, pin striping, upholstering or anything to do with dolling up your plane.

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      April 29th, 2016, 03:50 PM

    12. Completions

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      Letís motivate our fellow builders. Whether they were completed yesterday, or 40 years ago, post your completed pride and joy here.

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      HP-18J Self-Launch Sailplane... Go to last post

      May 2nd, 2016, 03:28 PM

  3. Specialty areas Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. The light stuff area

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      If your plane weighs less than you do, this is your area!

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      May 1st, 2016, 09:18 AM

    2. Building or flying a replica Warbird? Want to?

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      May 1st, 2016, 07:23 AM

    3. Rotorcraft

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      Helicopters, Gyroplanes, etc. Every aspect of the world of rotorcraft can be discussed in here.

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      May 2nd, 2016, 09:02 PM

    4. Bush / Float flying

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      This area is for folks who take their airplanes off-road or on the water.

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      Alternative take on hull... Go to last post

      April 28th, 2016, 12:51 PM

    5. Classics

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      Classic aircaft chit chat.

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      Chilton DW-1 build in NZ Go to last post

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      April 12th, 2016, 03:57 AM

    6. Soaring

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      If you prefer to have only one chance to make a good landing, talk about it here.

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      May 2nd, 2016, 01:03 PM

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    2. Technical Problems

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      If youíre having a problem getting something to work, or there is a specific problem happening in the forums, this is the place to post it.

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