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  1. Aerowerx replied to the thread Build your own HO229 WW2 German Jet Fighter!!.

    I've just started reading the chapter in "tailless Aircraft" (you do have a copy,don't you?) on optimizing. I suggest reading it if you...

    Jul 19, 2019 at 7:25 PM
  2. Aerowerx replied to the thread Build your own HO229 WW2 German Jet Fighter!!.

    Why do you call it an "obsession"?? I object to the use of that term. From this online dictionary: This implies that it is mentally...

    Jul 19, 2019 at 3:56 PM
  3. Aerowerx replied to the thread Slot in wing for pusher prop???.

    I have that information around here somewhere, it would probably take me all day to find it. You can try to google "pusher prop wing...

    Jul 19, 2019 at 1:45 PM
  4. Aerowerx replied to the thread Slot in wing for pusher prop???.

    And note that the part behind the prop is NOT and airfoil, but a flat plate! Also, if you look carefully at the picture, there appears...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:58 PM
  5. Aerowerx replied to the thread Slot in wing for pusher prop???.

    No, I did not miss it. I just did not have any comment on it at the time, but it is what I was thinking about. The Skyjacker and the...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 8:05 PM
  6. Aerowerx replied to the thread Slot in wing for pusher prop???.

    This isn't the best example, but should give you an idea of what I meant. [IMG] And a YouTube of one under construction. A better...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:52 PM
  7. Aerowerx replied to the thread Slot in wing for pusher prop???.

    Ok, I guess I remembered wrong. The Archon comes close to what I was thinking, but it still is not a tailless flying wing. It has...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:44 PM
  8. Aerowerx replied to the thread Slot in wing for pusher prop???.

    No. That is not slot-in-wing tailless. It is a "normal" tailled aircraft with the tail mounted on twin booms.

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:40 PM
  9. Aerowerx posted a new thread.

    Is steam or air really viable?

    There was a recent post on a steam powered aircraft from the 1930s. And another recent one on miniature air powered engines. I was just...

    Forum: Aircraft Design / Aerodynamics / New Technology

    Jul 17, 2019 at 8:12 PM
  10. Aerowerx replied to the thread Air powered miniature engines.

    Can you say "Half VW"?;)

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:23 PM
  11. Aerowerx replied to the thread What could be done to reinvent the Affordaplane to a more homogeneous project?.

    I find it ironic and entertaining. Someone says: Hey, let's see if we can improve on the 'XYZ"! And before you know it, there are so...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:21 PM
  12. Aerowerx liked radfordc's post in the thread Air powered miniature engines.

    How about turn a propeller with the compressed air motor, use the prop blast to turn a windmill generator, which powers the air...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:16 PM
  13. Aerowerx replied to the thread Air powered miniature engines.

    The ultimate... You could have an electric motor driving a compressor. Batteries to run the motor, and solar cells to charge the...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 3:03 PM
  14. Aerowerx liked bmcj's post in the thread What could be done to reinvent the Affordaplane to a more homogeneous project?.

    If you don’t like the single 2-D fuselage structure, then double it to make an AffordaP38.

    Jul 17, 2019 at 2:57 PM
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