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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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      November 27th, 2014, 08:12 AM

    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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      November 27th, 2014, 08:56 AM

    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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      November 23rd, 2014, 07:20 AM

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

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      November 10th, 2014, 12:12 PM

    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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      November 26th, 2014, 12:16 PM

    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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      November 26th, 2014, 03:13 AM

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

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      November 26th, 2014, 01:18 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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      November 27th, 2014, 07:23 AM

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

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      November 20th, 2014, 01:19 PM

    3. Tube and Fabric

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      Rag wing construction questions and answers are posted in this forum

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      November 27th, 2014, 08:29 AM

    4. Composites

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      Anything and everything about composite construction.

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      Question New Fiberglass-Faced Foam... Go to last post

      November 27th, 2014, 01:04 AM

    5. Sheet Metal

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

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      Thin wings? Go to last post

      November 27th, 2014, 07:40 AM

    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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      November 24th, 2014, 06:00 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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      November 26th, 2014, 09:52 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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      November 25th, 2014, 08:51 PM

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

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      DIY gauges?? Go to last post

      November 27th, 2014, 04:12 AM

    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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      November 5th, 2014, 07:23 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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      October 27th, 2014, 07:58 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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      November 26th, 2014, 10:28 PM

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

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

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      Is anyone familiar with the... Go to last post

      November 13th, 2014, 07:37 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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      November 27th, 2014, 08:23 AM

    5. Classics

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      Classic aircaft chit chat.

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      November 26th, 2014, 02:49 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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      November 22nd, 2014, 01:55 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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