# Recent content by ElectricFlyer

1. ### Ultralight Trikes

Love it - now you have me thinking, do I really need both my kidneys - or is flying a great aircraft more important and it can be done with just one😂 Cheers
2. ### CNC Ribs

I think learning to use a CNC would be easier than learning a CAD program to put on the CNC. I have taken a couple of stabs a FreeCad o_O... following Ytubr vid,,,I did that step why is mine not working:mad:
3. ### Harbour Air’s Electric Beaver has Flown!

Harbour Air in partner ship with Magnix have been successful and now looking to convert and become the 1st all electric airline. I could not find how many aircraft they have and most of there routes are 30 minutes or less but great news none they less.
4. ### Why battery-powered aircraft will never have significant range

I have no problem with Nuclear power -- as long as legislation brings in the mandate that every house in the 20 mile area gets retrofitted with a free heavy water swimming pool... just think, it wont freeze in the winter time, once you get your radioactive waste deposit that is🤣.
5. ### Why battery-powered aircraft will never have significant range

Also OpenPPG -
6. ### Why battery-powered aircraft will never have significant range

Haver a read - E-Flyer 800 - "up to 575 miles, with 45 minutes of reserve battery charge for its motors, and an operational ceiling of 35,000 feet. The plane is projected to have a speedy ascent of up to 3,400 feet per minute, cruise at 322 mph, and reach 368 mph. Bye said that puts it among the...

Hmmm!
11. ### Tillotson 212cc and 225cc on efficient ultralights?

Where did you get your pricing from ? I only see the Kart package price on their website. I currently have an old Simonini 202 -- might be interested in going with their 225 and keeping the 202 as a backup. Should do fine pushing my light trike with my soaring Solairus 17m wing....I...
12. ### What was the first airplane you flew in and how old ?

1st was CH-47 Chinook Helicopter -- It was when I was in the Reserves - Borden, 1984 if memory serves me. 2nd was also with the reserves -- flew out of Trenton up to Sudbury in a Hercules, I think in 85, all a little blurry now. I do remember it was a bumpy ride and was hard to hold down the...
13. ### Why battery-powered aircraft will never have significant range

In the near future this may be considered a cost free fast charge 😂 Worked for Ironman from Thor🤣
14. ### What could be done to reinvent the Affordaplane to a more homogeneous project?

Thats great for your area i guess -- Here in Toronto Canada area we can pay 150 a month just to trailer to a runway and use it. Jokingly, why is it that is it always the "serious flyers" that money never seems to be an issue. I would think they need to be rebranded as: lucky flyers I got a...
15. ### What could be done to reinvent the Affordaplane to a more homogeneous project?

Looks like a nice clean set up - do the wings fold?