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  1. plncraze replied to the thread Decalage angle.

    Can't wait to see the results!

    Aug 23, 2019 at 12:52 AM
  2. plncraze replied to the thread Get yours now!.

    The serious writers were probably kept in line by serious readers. Back when folks built the projects shown in the magazine the...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 12:51 AM
  3. plncraze replied to the thread FAA Knowledge Tests.

    LOL!

    Aug 21, 2019 at 12:38 AM
  4. plncraze replied to the thread 39th Western Workshop of the Experimental Soaring Association, div. SSA.

    Thanks for posting the videos! And get Mark Calder to update the Robin website!

    Aug 21, 2019 at 12:24 AM
  5. plncraze replied to the thread FAA Knowledge Tests.

    When I was in A&P school the teacher said their formula for "k" for bending was wrong and would not work on their own test. This was...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 11:49 PM
  6. plncraze replied to the thread A Wing Design Method for Aerospace Students and Homebuilders; M A Ferman, PHD, PE.

    "Dave's not here, man" LOL

    Aug 20, 2019 at 6:53 PM
  7. plncraze replied to the thread Homer Kolb, R.I.P..

    Homer was interesting in the sense that his spiritual beliefs discouraged a great deal of education. The work he did was all learned...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 12:43 PM
  8. plncraze replied to the thread Steps to scratch build a VW.

    VWs are collectors items now. Especially the 2.0 liter Bus.

    Aug 18, 2019 at 10:27 PM
  9. plncraze replied to the thread Interesting Electric Pipistrel.

    Hmm. A giant battery and a few people fall some water. That sounds bad

    Aug 18, 2019 at 10:25 PM
  10. plncraze replied to the thread Woods "Windy" pusher design.

    Harris Woods was a very, very prolific designer-builder-flyer! He sorta sounds like Fritzw. "After work I like to design and build a few...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 8:57 PM
  11. plncraze posted a new thread.

    Falconar Golden Hawk

    So with all of Falconar-Avia being sold off who got the Golden Hawk? That was the Aerolites canard two seater.

    Forum: General Experimental Aviation Questions

    Aug 18, 2019 at 1:31 AM
  12. plncraze replied to the thread Decalage angle.

    This might not be helpful but can you use a laser level or a bubble level in flight and compare it to the c of g leveling points to get...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 10:59 PM
  13. plncraze replied to the thread Decalage angle.

    Maybe you mean angle of incidence or angle of attack? And on a symmetrical airfoil it's zero lift line is at no angle of attack.

    Aug 17, 2019 at 9:01 PM
  14. plncraze replied to the thread Decalage angle.

    60 years ago Peter Garrison started like this. Ask a few questions and play around with problem. Keep going Eugene. This is cool and you...

    Aug 16, 2019
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