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

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      September 27th, 2014, 07:46 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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    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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      October 17th, 2014, 10:04 AM

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

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      October 19th, 2014, 10:53 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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      October 20th, 2014, 09:03 PM

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

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      Easy-to-build steerable... Go to last post

      October 19th, 2014, 07:03 AM

    3. Tube and Fabric

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      Rag wing construction questions and answers are posted in this forum

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      October 20th, 2014, 09:02 PM

    4. Composites

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      Anything and everything about composite construction.

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      October 20th, 2014, 05:19 AM

    5. Sheet Metal

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

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      October 7th, 2014, 01:06 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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      October 19th, 2014, 08:06 AM

    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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      October 19th, 2014, 12:04 AM

    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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      October 17th, 2014, 10:22 PM

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

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      October 18th, 2014, 11:00 AM

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

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      October 8th, 2014, 06:45 AM

    12. 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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      October 20th, 2014, 01:45 AM

  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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      October 20th, 2014, 04:35 PM

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

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      October 11th, 2014, 10:42 PM

    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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      Lets bring this section back... Go to last post

      October 6th, 2014, 03:49 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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      Norms flying Boat Go to last post

      October 18th, 2014, 07:29 AM

    5. Classics

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      Classic aircaft chit chat.

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      October 6th, 2014, 10:58 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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      October 14th, 2014, 10:54 AM

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    3. Test Forum

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      If youíre using a feature such as smiles, avatars or links for the first time, try posting them here first to make sure they work.

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