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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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      January 18th, 2015, 12:51 PM

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

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    7. Member Project Logs

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

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      January 26th, 2015, 02:15 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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    3. Tube and Fabric

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      Rag wing construction questions and answers are posted in this forum

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    4. Composites

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      Anything and everything about composite construction.

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    5. Sheet Metal

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

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      January 24th, 2015, 05:54 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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    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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    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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    10. Radios, altimeters, pitot tubes, static ports, batteries, GPS, etc....

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    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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      January 5th, 2015, 08:52 PM

    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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    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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      January 26th, 2015, 07:33 PM

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

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    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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      January 25th, 2015, 11:46 PM

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

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      January 26th, 2015, 06:32 PM

    5. Classics

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      Classic aircaft chit chat.

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    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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