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    Biplane Lift Distribution Questions

    I can't find a Hiscocks book either, A few copies of Diehl are on Ebay.
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    Biplane Lift Distribution Questions

    Richard Hiscocks "Design of Light Aircraft" and Diehl "Engineering Aerodynamics" are good references.
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    Books: Adhesion Science

    Wsimpso1 just found his wife's Christmas list LOL
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    What did you do on your airplane project today?

    Also keep an eye on those door cables. I worked out of a hangar like that and in four years we had some break. Fortunately it was always when we were opening the door. The maintenance guy was really good at fixing them.
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    No Bonanzas or Barons delivered this year

    Same with Piaggio. Go figure
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    No Bonanzas or Barons delivered this year

    https://gama.aero/wp-content/uploads/2022ShipmentReportQ3.pdf
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    Is EAA forum dead?

    This forum is what Sport Aviation used to be; Some very smart, educated people trying to share with an interested, motivated audience.
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    Frank Robinson gone at 93

    One of the few people who have certificates and manufactured an aircraft.
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    another tall pilot wanna be

    If you are really tall the parachute doubles as a hat LOL
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    another tall pilot wanna be

    Ok Pops, what is a PP?
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    Wittman Tailwind W10 Clements mods?

    How big is too big? I'm 6'4 and over 220 and thought the Tailwind I sat in was decent. I can barely fit a 152 and think a Bonanza is narrow.
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    Airplane For Sale Isaacs Fury

    Is that the same Fury that was in Sport Aviation in the late 70's?
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    Tilted spar web? Partially tilted?

    The Canadian "simplified" regs allow the designer to just call anti-drag loads 25% of lift loads.
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    Tilted spar web? Partially tilted?

    The 601 mods drawings are free online. Zenith website.
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    Tilted spar web? Partially tilted?

    Zenith 601 has a tilted shear web.
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