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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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      June 28th, 2016, 10:23 PM

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

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      June 29th, 2016, 02:48 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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      June 30th, 2016, 08:03 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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    9. Manufactures - Please post product news and updates here.

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      June 30th, 2016, 10:20 AM

  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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      July 1st, 2016, 01:49 PM

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

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      June 19th, 2016, 10:22 AM

    3. Tube and Fabric

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      Rag wing construction questions and answers are posted in this forum

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      June 28th, 2016, 07:16 PM

    4. Composites

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      Anything and everything about composite construction.

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      June 30th, 2016, 07:41 AM

    5. Sheet Metal

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

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      June 29th, 2016, 09:05 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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      July 1st, 2016, 01:48 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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      July 1st, 2016, 12:56 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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      June 30th, 2016, 12:20 PM

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

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      June 29th, 2016, 09:10 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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      June 29th, 2016, 07:25 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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      June 7th, 2016, 10:13 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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      July 1st, 2016, 11:02 AM

    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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      June 17th, 2016, 08:05 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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      July 1st, 2016, 01:47 PM

    5. Classics

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      Classic aircaft chit chat.

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      June 21st, 2016, 01:01 PM

    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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      June 29th, 2016, 02:17 PM

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