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  1. FritzW attached a file to the thread The Ranger, an easily built high wing LSA runabout.

    The bigger the computer the more cooling it needs. ...people with a full head of hair are just a little "slow". ...at least I've been...

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  2. FritzW replied to the thread For Sale Fisher 404 and Hummel H5 project.

    I sent the owner your contact info. You should get a call from 575 area code tomorrow. His name is Bo McCoy, a real nice guy but not...

    May 20, 2019 at 5:02 AM
  3. FritzW replied to the thread CF tubeing ...info overload.

    Your right, my bad. I only read the first paragraph. I know the loads I need to design for and how to pick a tube "by the numbers" that...

    May 20, 2019 at 12:38 AM
  4. FritzW replied to the thread CF tubeing ...info overload.

    I'm not asking how to design a spar or figure out what size tubing will be strong enough. I'm asking about "glueability, machineability,...

    May 19, 2019 at 8:48 PM
  5. FritzW posted a new thread.

    For Sale Fisher 404 and Hummel H5 project

    I'm helping a friend clean out his hangar to make room for his new Sonex. ...and I don't have room for them. EDIT: I'll take more...

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    Forum: For Sale / Wanted

    May 19, 2019 at 8:37 PM
  6. FritzW attached a file to the thread Enclosing an Evans Volksplane VP-2.

    I found two babies on my door step this morning. One of them is a VP-2 fuselage built from the ground up to be enclosed. The cockpit...

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  7. FritzW posted a new thread.

    CF tubeing ...info overload

    I need to source CF tube spars for an ultralight(ish) Volksplane style stab and rudder and I'm running into information overload on the...

    Forum: Composites

    May 19, 2019 at 4:44 PM
  8. FritzW replied to the thread The Ranger, an easily built high wing LSA runabout.

    I'm trying to imagine where a cleverly placed, built in, hand hold (or two) would need to go to make the wing fold easier for one guy....

    May 19, 2019 at 3:56 PM
  9. FritzW liked Little Scrapper's post in the thread Enclosing an Evans Volksplane VP-2.

    To enclose a VP almost seems like a sin.

    May 19, 2019 at 3:21 PM
  10. FritzW attached a file to the thread Flaglor Scooter ?.

    PtP = "Per the Plans". >>> Did the Scooter in Flagstaff look like this one? It was built in Arizona and now it's hanging in the...

    Flaglor_Sky_Scooter.jpg May 17, 2019 at 2:25 AM
  11. FritzW liked billyvray's post in the thread Flaglor Scooter ?.

    Found this pic off a Facebook Vintage Homebuilt posting. I like the taller gear and strutted wing on the Flaglor Scooter, makes it look...

    flaglor sky scooter.jpg May 16, 2019 at 11:30 PM
  12. FritzW replied to the thread Flaglor Scooter ?.

    There's a whole lotta non-PtP stuff going on with that one. ...kudos to the builder

    May 16, 2019 at 11:30 PM
  13. FritzW replied to the thread The Ranger, an easily built high wing LSA runabout.

    Of course the fuselage can handle the landing loads, if the loads are transferred into the fuselage in a reasonable way. My question...

    May 16, 2019 at 5:45 PM
  14. FritzW replied to the thread Need Microlight Trike Flexwing DIY Plans.

    It doesn't matter what your doing on a homebuilt, drilling holes, cutting tube, bending a flange on a fitting, etc. If you miss...

    May 16, 2019 at 5:24 PM
  15. FritzW replied to the thread The Ranger, an easily built high wing LSA runabout.

    A few constructive criticisms... What structure inside the fuselage can handle the massive shear loads that four AN-6 bolts can...

    May 16, 2019 at 7:16 AM
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