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  1. Hot Wings attached a file to the thread Single Tube Fuselage idea.

    These work pretty well too. Often faster than the other kind. [ATTACH]

    wiss-specialty-hand-tools-wf24-64_1000.jpg Oct 17, 2019 at 11:44 PM
  2. Hot Wings attached a file to the thread Aluminum Tube & Gusset Airbike / Legal Eagle / Parasol Thread.

    Might as well go way down this particular rabbit hole? :rolleyes: [ATTACH]

    untitled-1.jpg Oct 17, 2019 at 5:09 PM
  3. Hot Wings replied to the thread B&S 49-series (810cm3/49ci) for aircraft use - TiPi's Q&A thread.

    Almost inarguable the "best" solution..........but unless it is needed* it goes beyond the idea of cheap. If we were making a few...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 4:37 PM
  4. Hot Wings replied to the thread Yahoo groups shutting down.

    I've done this for my Yahoo group and the process was pretty easy, but the staff seemed to be somewhat busy and it took a week or so...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 4:06 PM
  5. Hot Wings posted a new thread.

    Yahoo groups shutting down

    I got this in my e-mail from one of the Yahoo groups I follow: Looks...

    Forum: Hangar Flying

    Oct 16, 2019 at 2:46 PM
  6. Hot Wings attached a file to the thread Fauvel AV-36 and 361 plans project.

    Very slow progress recently. Between taking care of real income producing work, and other distractions, I'm STILL working on the...

    Rudder full loft.JPG Oct 16, 2019 at 12:59 PM
  7. Hot Wings replied to the thread Steps to scratch build a VW.

    Ran across these YouTube videos today after following a Cygnet link here on HBA. Thought they might fit well with this thread: [MEDIA]...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 12:10 PM
  8. Hot Wings liked cheapracer's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    Nonsense that it doesn't have anything to do with us.. - He is doing damage to the industry I hope to market to next year with my...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 10:09 PM
  9. Hot Wings replied to the thread Chroming Parts.

    Another vote for the electroless nickle. There was a shop in my town for a while and a friend worked there. Got all kinds of things...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 2:47 PM
  10. Hot Wings replied to the thread VW Travel Tool Kit.

    Save even more weight and leave the feeler gauge at home. Just turn the adjusting screw in until it touches the valve stem - by feel -...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 3:37 AM
  11. Hot Wings replied to the thread Tube-O-Matic.

    If you have to resort to this forget CNC and just get a drill press and a tube notcher. The idea of CNC is to poke a "run" button and...

    Oct 12, 2019 at 5:25 PM
  12. Hot Wings liked TiPi's post in the thread B&S 49-series (810cm3/49ci) - TiPi's conversion for aircraft use.

    part 9 – can I have some power please (would you like some torque with it?) The power output from these industrial engines seems to be...

    upload_2019-10-12_22-39-39.png upload_2019-10-12_22-39-50.png upload_2019-10-12_22-40-0.png Oct 12, 2019 at 5:21 PM
  13. Hot Wings liked Topaz's post in the thread 39th Western Workshop of the Experimental Soaring Association, div. SSA.

    The first of the presentation videos from this event, the 2019 Experimental Soaring Association Western Workshop, is now up on YouTube,...

    Oct 12, 2019 at 4:03 AM
  14. Hot Wings replied to the thread Tube-O-Matic.

    It is a sheet metal tool. Slit the tube with a token width cut - like .02mm - down the full length. Then under the sheet metal tab...

    Oct 11, 2019