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  1. fly2kads replied to the thread Mustang Prop Arrived.

    That's pretty exciting! I guess it's a good thing you started the process a long time ago. Were you expecting the weight difference?...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 3:27 PM
  2. fly2kads liked TXFlyGuy's post in the thread Mustang Prop Arrived.

    The propeller we have all been waiting for just arrived. And it is a beauty! This new prop really looks the part of the...

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  3. fly2kads liked ULF's post in the thread ULF-1 finished summer 2018!.

    Finally, covered, doped, clearcoated, weighted, 69kg, finished! Thanks to all that helped with ideas! truely John

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  4. fly2kads liked wsimpso1's post in the thread Have I got my spar bending / shear diagrams right?.

    Here is a run example. Half span is 180", fuselage wall is at BL24", lift is elliptically distributed, and is carried into the spar...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 4:49 AM
  5. fly2kads replied to the thread Where can I learn from on how to build laminated spar?.

    ANC-19, Wood Aircraft Inspection and Fabrication, has a section that spells out requirements for making laminated spars, covering both...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 4:17 AM
  6. fly2kads liked BoKu's post in the thread Where to drill that bulkhead hole?.

    I made this rig several years ago to find where to drill a hole through a bulkhead to allow the passage of a push-pull tube (photo...

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  7. fly2kads replied to the thread O-100-- interesting new engine.

    Agreed. And from the sound of the test flight videos that Pete has on YouTube, the Pegasus sounds like a good cross between an airplane...

    Jun 19, 2019 at 5:32 PM
  8. fly2kads liked foolonthehill's post in the thread While we're getting bored with Raptor, here's a new one to critique....

    Anyone here seen this one? [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  9. fly2kads liked jm.gray's post in the thread Chilton DW1 plans?.

    Sorry about that. If it had the range I would fly it over. A pic or two will have to do.[ATTACH][ATTACH][ATTACH]

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  10. fly2kads liked Topaz's post in the thread Prop design software/books.

    Jack is a fun character (met him at the 2018 ESA Western Workshop), but he clearly knows his stuff and has a long lifetime of experience...

    Jun 19, 2019 at 4:48 AM