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  1. don january liked Pops's post in the thread JMR SPecial project. My design..

    Rubber seal around the baffling finished and brakes bled. Only thing left is doing the fuel flow test and marking the gallons on the...

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  2. don january attached a file to the thread What aircraft do you guys think were designed "perfect" from the outset?.

    Our family always thought the Pawnee was a work horse and very hard to beat once you spent the entire day behind the stick.[ATTACH]

    zawnee.jpg Feb 24, 2020 at 6:12 PM
  3. don january liked BJC's post in the thread Artificial Horzion.

    I hope not. They should never have replaced the needle and ball with the turn coordinator. BJC

    Feb 24, 2020 at 2:55 PM
  4. don january liked Pops's post in the thread Artificial Horzion.

    Cats and flying. Warning true story. Old friend and also one of my old flight instructors was Sam. Sam was a civilian flight...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 2:55 PM
  5. don january liked Victor Bravo's post in the thread Artificial Horzion.

    What's wrong with the actual horizon such that you need an artificial one? Forgive the harshness of this comment, no disrespect or harm...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 12:09 PM
  6. don january liked akwrencher's post in the thread Artificial Horzion.

    Many years ago I posted this. Seema like a good time to re post it :-) Many years ago my Grandfather sent me a clipping with this funny...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 12:08 PM
  7. don january attached a file to the thread Artificial Horzion.

    Attitude indicator, turn coordinator, Gyroscopic horizon instrument. [ATTACH] I believe covers post #16 question. Like Marc W if you...

    artifical horizon.png Feb 24, 2020 at 2:52 AM
  8. don january attached a file to the thread Artificial Horzion.

    For your home built plane there is another way to have a AH. If Kitty is on your lap purring all is well and if it's above your head...

    a Cat-one-approach.jpg Feb 24, 2020 at 12:50 AM
  9. don january replied to the thread Horizontal tail construction.

    My HZ on the Taylor-mono is symmetrical and made all of wood. You will need spars at certain location and drag anti drag supports. The...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 1:57 PM
  10. don january replied to the thread Pinbal project.

    Not home built aircraft related at all but I will give you a suggestion on what may do the trick. At Home depot store you can get 1/8" x...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 1:25 PM
  11. don january replied to the thread The dangers of cheap plywood.

    My 2 cents worth on ply is this. I have found some really good ply on the back of old dressers and some areas of entertainment centers....

    Feb 20, 2020 at 11:16 PM
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