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  1. MadRocketScientist liked BJC's post in the thread Flight Helmets?.

    You are wearing it in the wrong place, TX. BJC

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:30 AM
  2. MadRocketScientist liked Dana's post in the thread Flight Helmets?.

    Helmets don't protect against all possible scenarios. That doesn't mean helmets are worthless.

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:29 AM
  3. MadRocketScientist liked Deuelly's post in the thread Flight Helmets?.

    I have a friend who crashed a warbird while wearing a helmet. The crash left a huge gash in the helmet. He was dazed from the impact but...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:29 AM
  4. MadRocketScientist liked mcrae0104's post in the thread CriCri Composite.

    Building a composite Cri Cri is like a pyramid made of 2x4s. Nothing wrong with pyramids or 2x4s, but you'll be starting from scratch,...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 3:26 AM
  5. MadRocketScientist liked Marc Zeitlin's post in the thread CriCri Composite.

    Thousands of EZ type aircraft with 40 years of experience with only epoxy on the inside of the fuel tanks would beg to differ. You have...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 12:30 AM
  6. MadRocketScientist replied to the thread CriCri Composite.

    The fuel system just uses the pulse carbys to suck the fuel up from the tank between the pilots legs. Some people have added a low...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 12:21 AM
  7. MadRocketScientist replied to the thread Need info on CriCri MC15.

    Flap settings are -3°, -12° and -27°. The maximum down movement is -35° with full aileron and flap. The stops are at the base of the...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 11:16 AM
  8. MadRocketScientist liked bmcj's post in the thread Gotchas with the Carmichael racer.

    Wait... how did he do that AFTER he died?

    Jun 16, 2019 at 2:23 AM
  9. MadRocketScientist replied to the thread Need info on CriCri MC15.

    The linkage to control the flapperons is a ball joint that sticks into the side of the fuselage, the joint is connected after you...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 12:41 AM
  10. MadRocketScientist liked Battler Britton's post in the thread Need info on CriCri MC15.

    they are connected...flaperon! they are built in 2x 2 parts because of flexion of the wing. that is the same thing on MC100 Bambi, MCR,...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 12:31 AM
  11. MadRocketScientist liked Jman's post in the thread Member Upgrades.

    Hey All, Just a quick note to let you know about a recent upgrade. Now that we are on new software, we can use it to handle the...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 1:25 AM
  12. MadRocketScientist liked proppastie's post in the thread Aluminum Dragon.

    Lots of holes.....hinges located,... caps drilled,...drilling for the stiffeners. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    IMG_20190612_145039.jpg IMG_20190612_163615.jpg Jun 13, 2019 at 1:20 AM
  13. MadRocketScientist liked cluttonfred's post in the thread Arduino altimeter & airspeed indicator.

    ePaper/eInk displays (like a Kindle, Nook, etc.) are getting cheaper and faster. Some have three colors (white/black/red for example)...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 12:52 AM
  14. MadRocketScientist attached a file to the thread Airfoil for CriCri.

    Try these two files ;)

    Jun 12, 2019 at 11:53 AM
  15. MadRocketScientist liked Derswede's post in the thread Crashes in the News - Thread.

    Spent a couple of years in a job that in part involved blowing up fuel pumps. The typical service station fire is caused by static...

    Jun 12, 2019 at 1:33 AM