# Recent content by fly_boy_bc

1. ### New website dedicated to the CFAIR Yahoo group

Well, after MANY years of disseminating copyright free aircraft plans without a single legal challenge or even ONE complaint or notification from our host provider CFAIR will soon be no more because Yahoo Groups are being completely removed. No archive no nothing. I am opening up memberships so...
2. ### Ultralight aluminum tube size questions

Incorrect. The best thing for THIS OP is to find a plane that does what he needs and build it to plan.
3. ### Seeking Benefactor(s)

Yes and this is a very bad way to get financing for what you are calling a philanthropic project. I am surprised nobody has mentioned crowdfunding yet. The OP is not organised enough to GET any crowdfunding and never will be but that is where you would go for such a project.
4. ### affordaplane

Re: Gross Structural Mods This is all I could think of when I read all of the considered answers to the OP. I was flabbergasted that nobody said "Have you built any airplanes before?" or "Perhaps you should build your first plane to plans before you start designing one of your own"...
5. ### Ultralight wheels

Incorrect. It is over what is allowed in part 103 but not by any amount in particular. If it weighed 253.99999999 lbs he is OK so at 254 he is indeed over but not by a pound. He is just "over".
6. ### Fly_boy_bc (Gary B) Fisher 101 rebuild.

As stated above I have done little work on the plane since my last post but I have learned more and I have examined the plane more closely and I have had lots of time to think. Issues and solutions: The wing The wing is kind of primitive. It uses a bungee cord to return the aileron to neutral...
7. ### Fly_boy_bc (Gary B) Fisher 101 rebuild.

Ok I have to admit I have done little else since my last post but at least I can tell you why. 1... I started smoking again:emb:. I was able to afford the cheap parts and pieces that I have accumulated so far because I had quit for over two years. As soon as I started again I was all...
8. ### For Sale Fisher FP-101 plans

I know this is over 4 years old but are the plans and parts still available?
9. ### Wanted Fisher FP-101 Plans

You would want 202 plans not the 101. The 101's wings are...primitive.

15. ### Drones - Super Bowl

ABSOLUTELY!!! DRONES are self piloting WEAPONS SYSTEMS.....What hobby people have are RC model multi rotors! Parrot calls their stuff drones and are doing no favours for the hobby! Drone=Fly THOUSANDS of miles from the remote station, take a coffee break during flight....leave the...