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  1. Charles_says liked Dan Thomas's post in the thread Flaps definitions in theory vs. reality.

    Exactly. Buyers and owners think that since the airplane only has low hours on it, the systems will all be good. And yet I have replaced...

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  2. Charles_says liked cdlwingnut's post in the thread Ragwing RW1 Ultra Piet.

    I slipped away to the shop during a rain storm and glued the leading edge wing panel onto the wing [ATTACH]

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  3. Charles_says replied to the thread What did you do on your airplane project today?.

    I began assembly of my Starb'd wing, by epoxying the spar caps to the web... using T-88. While it was curing, I dug out the one inch...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 4:38 PM
  4. Charles_says attached a file to the thread 21st century Volksplane?.

    Here is the MDS for T88. It states Maximum service temp is 160 deg F. And lap/shear PSI on Maple is 1800psi, before substrata failure....

    Jul 18, 2019 at 4:19 PM
  5. Charles_says replied to the thread HI FOLKS , OKIE FROM NEAR MUSKOGEE ..

    Dennis Welcome! Welcome! Welcome! I'm just a bit south of you... in Houston... Building anything yet?

    Jul 17, 2019 at 7:50 PM
  6. Charles_says replied to the thread Mystery 2 stroke?.

    The 2 upright cylinders on the left, look a lot like my Kawasaki 440 snowmobile conversion. The rest ?????

    Jul 17, 2019 at 7:25 PM
  7. Charles_says liked David Moxley's post in the thread special ??.


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  8. Charles_says liked Tantrum1's post in the thread Flight Helmets?.

    Well I finally finished wiring my helmet for my CEP's so ofcourse I had to take it flying to test it out. It worked great. I still need...

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  9. Charles_says liked Aerowerx's post in 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 6:54 PM
  10. Charles_says liked Propman's post in the thread Lil' Hopper Leagle Eagle Complete.

    Well it took a while to start testing, been enjoying my Rans S7s too much. But check this out. short hops today. [MEDIA]

    Jul 13, 2019