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    delta replied to the thread Very low aspect ratio planes?.
    As far as I know, something like this has never been tried before. What am I missing besides the amphib gear?
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    delta replied to the thread Vector 610.
    Seems like there are lots of choices for engines (Aerodyne Systems Vector - Wikipedia) but with a vne of 55mph... Is there an EAA...
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    delta reacted to M Clarke's post in the thread Jungster 1 & 2 aircraft with Like Like.
    Cowling mold is getting close to the shape I want, a bit more sanding and it’ll be ready for bondo. I fabricated and installed a seat...
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    delta reacted to vhhjr's post in the thread Diorama Wall with Like Like.
    I wrote a summary of the project for our chapter 292 newsletter and thought I would share it with the forum. Vince Homer
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    delta reacted to Marc W's post in the thread Phazer Build with Like Like.
    I am old and slow but I am still whittling away at it. I have the intake airbox almost done. I have a K&N air filter on backorder...
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    delta reacted to TiPi's post in the thread GX200 External Thrust Bearing with Like Like.
    Sorry, you are wrong about the propeller being only a minor contributor to gyroscopic forces. It might be much ligther than the flywheel...
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    delta replied to the thread Cool New Canard Designs.
    Just so's you know... There's a few of us on here that wouldn't sign onto facebook even if they could find their password. It seems...
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    There are also plenty of similar designs already out there if you are looking for a cute parasol: Pietenpol Sky Scout and Air Camper...
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    delta replied to the thread Very low aspect ratio planes?.
    Thanks anyway man. This Rhino thing has enough tricks in its bag for an old dog like me to learn.
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    delta replied to the thread Ebay Today.
    Yakovlev | eBay Old Bridge, New Jersey
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    delta replied to the thread Very low aspect ratio planes?.
    To many choices. Some work great at 1/4 scale, but time, money. inclination, and fortitude play a role in deciding to ride around in one.
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    delta reacted to Hephaestus's post in the thread Anyone know this aircraft? with Like Like.
    Race teams are notoriously tight lipped about issues. bd5's is one that doesn't immediately come to mind as a total dumpster fire -...
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    delta reacted to Marc W's post in the thread Optimizing fairings for local airflow with Like Like.
    A tuft of yarn is cheaper and simpler than AOA gauges.
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    delta reacted to Riggerrob's post in the thread Thinking Outside the Box... with Like Like.
    Lots of people have experimented with mounted hydrofoils under seaplanes, but got poor results. Part of the problem is that waves...
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    delta reacted to rv6ejguy's post in the thread Thinking Outside the Box... with Like Like.
    Fascinating design which I've never heard of before:
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