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    1. New Member Introductions

      A place to introduce yourself to the rest of us. We want to hear from you!
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      Latest: How do "Conversations" work PagoBay, Nov 8, 2019 at 10:08 AM
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    2. General Experimental Aviation Questions

      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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    3. Hangar Flying

      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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      Latest: The big video topic choppergirl, Nov 12, 2019 at 3:44 AM
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    4. Rules and Regulations / Flight Safety / Better Pil

      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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      Latest: Crashes in the News - Thread bmcj, Nov 12, 2019 at 1:56 AM
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    5. Upcoming Events and Trip Reports

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

      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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      Latest: JMR SPecial project. My design. Pops, Nov 12, 2019 at 1:50 AM
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    1. For Sale & Wanted

      Post plane ads, plane parts, wanted requests here.
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      Latest: Bellanca 14-13 project Hot Wings, Nov 12, 2019 at 2:34 AM
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    2. Supplier / Manufacturer Announcements

      Manufactures - Please post product news and updates here.
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      Latest: Redrives for most commercial engines. Neal Scherm, Nov 7, 2019 at 5:08 PM
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    1. Aircraft Design / Aerodynamics / New Technology

      Aircraft design, structures, and emerging technology that may or may not revolutionize our sport.
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    3. Workshop Tips and Secrets / Tools

      Let’s discuss tools, setting up a workshop, or ways to make building more efficient.
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      Latest: Tube-O-Matic FritzW, Nov 12, 2019 at 6:39 AM
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    4. Tube and Fabric

      Rag wing construction questions and answers are posted in this forum
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    5. Composites

      Anything and everything about composite construction.
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      Latest: How to bevel Nomex Honeycomb RSD, Nov 12, 2019 at 12:59 AM
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    6. Sheet Metal

      Interested in sheet metal construction? This is the place to be.
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      Latest: Titanium Jimstix, Nov 8, 2019 at 12:12 AM
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    7. Wood Construction

      Let’s get back to our aviation roots. Post your questions and comments on anything related to building wooden airplanes.
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    8. Firewall Forward / Props / Fuel system

      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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      Latest: Briggs vanguard conversions Vigilant1, Nov 12, 2019 at 2:57 AM
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    9. 2-Stroke Aircaft Engines

      All 2-strokes, all the time.
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      Latest: Fuel dripping from air filter - Kawasaki 340 cheapracer, Nov 12, 2019 at 6:00 AM
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    10. Latest: Battery packs - fire danger? Hephaestus, Nov 12, 2019 at 12:42 AM
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    11. Instruments / Avionics / Electrical System

      Radios, altimeters, pitot tubes, static ports, batteries, GPS, etc....
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      Latest: Where should we use RG400 instead of RG58? wsimpso1, Nov 8, 2019 at 2:03 AM
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    12. Finishing Techniques

      Sanding, painting, polishing, pin striping, upholstering or anything to do with dolling up your plane.
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      Latest: Chroming Parts Rik-, Oct 14, 2019
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    13. Completions

      Let’s 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

      If your plane weighs less than you do, this is your area!
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      Latest: Witold Kasper henryk, Nov 11, 2019 at 4:26 PM
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    2. Warbirds / Warbird Replicas

      Building or flying a replica Warbird? Want to?
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      Latest: 1/2 scale warbirds wwz7777, Nov 11, 2019 at 11:54 PM
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    3. Rotorcraft

      Helicopters, Gyroplanes, etc. Every aspect of the world of rotorcraft can be discussed in here.
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      Latest: Wrens Georgia Gyroplane Event GyroGerald, Nov 12, 2019 at 3:59 AM
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    4. Bush / Float flying

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

      Classic aircaft chit chat.
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      Latest: C-85-12 Mod on a Champ JimC2, Nov 11, 2019 at 6:44 PM
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    6. Soaring

      If you prefer to have only one chance to make a good landing, talk about it here.
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      Latest: What do you thing about "e-soaring"? henryk, Nov 10, 2019 at 9:35 AM
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    1. General Auto Conversion Discussion

      Here is where we can discuss issues common to all auto conversions.
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      Latest: Gear Box Failure @ 43 Hours Toobuilder, Nov 12, 2019 at 3:56 AM
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    5. Latest: LS3 Misfire akwrencher, Nov 11, 2019 at 4:56 PM
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    7. Latest: Volkswagen powered Gyroplane fly’s GyroGerald, Nov 12, 2019 at 4:11 AM
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    8. Half VW

      If it had 4 cylinders and now it has only 2.
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      Let us know how we are doing here at homebuiltairplanes.com. Have a suggestion for a feature, a new category, or anything else? Is there something we could be doing better? Let us know here.
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