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  1. Pops liked BJC's post in the thread Webinar - Composites and Graphene: Stronger Together.

    I wonder what the effects on people and the environment will be after a fire that burns away the resin and releases the graphene to the...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:35 PM
  2. Pops liked Tiger Tim's post in the thread 2 aero questions about flaps please.

    It’s a terrible record, but has nothing to do with spoilers (or ‘angles where they don’t work) or really any handling quality of the...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:31 PM
  3. Pops replied to the thread 2 aero questions about flaps please.

    The only Cessna that I have flown with a STOL kit was the C-150 and C-172's. I would never put a STOL kit on either one. Couple old...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:29 PM
  4. Pops liked Turd Ferguson's post in the thread 2 aero questions about flaps please.

    From a practical angle, I used to fly a C-185 with a full Robertson STOL kit and part of that kit was that when the last 10 degrees of...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:24 PM
  5. Pops liked Dan Thomas's post in the thread 2 aero questions about flaps please.

    The Robertson 185 I flew would droop its ailerons in the first 20 degrees of flap deployment, then the ailerons would come back up a...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 6:23 PM
  6. Pops replied to the thread Low-powered, four-seat homebuilts?.

    My daughter and her husband used to have a 1963 Cessna 172 with the Lyc - 360 , 180 HP conversion and the STC 200 lb GW increase. I...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 4:01 AM
  7. Pops liked TFF's post in the thread Low-powered, four-seat homebuilts?.

    The problem I have with a four seat homebuilt has nothing to do with any airplane. The problem is cost. Cost value of a four seat...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 3:58 AM
  8. Pops attached a file to the thread Low-powered, four-seat homebuilts?.

    Roomy four seat, hard to beat a Bearhawk for room and weight hauling. Build light. Pictures of my Bearhawk project. Fuselage built and...

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  9. Pops replied to the thread language advice from my European friends.

    Still learning English. But, I speak Redneck very well, learned a little Tsalagi from my Grandfather and know a little German. My...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 3:58 PM
  10. Pops liked BJC's post in the thread language advice from my European friends.

    We recently were in Croatia, Montenegro, Greece, Italy, Spain and Portugal. We were warmly greeted everywhere, and were able to...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 3:36 PM
  11. Pops replied to the thread Elevator trim options and opinions ......

    And you can get them as powerful as you like.

    Nov 20, 2019 at 2:33 AM
  12. Pops liked MadProfessor8138's post in the thread Elevator trim options and opinions ......

    Pops....alright,alright,you've sold me on the linear actuator...it's pretty cool actually.....lol I do believe that it will be a more...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 2:33 AM
  13. Pops replied to the thread Need Suggestions for First Build.

    In today's market, you can buy someones project that is for sale for less than the cost of the materials. I loved my Falconar F-12....

    Nov 19, 2019 at 7:37 PM
  14. Pops liked narfi's post in the thread Need Suggestions for First Build.

    This is similar to the focus of my planning as well. I have a 10yr old son. I want him to be able to be as involved with the build as he...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  15. Pops liked fly2kads's post in the thread I have been biten again by the tsetse fly.

    I know this is a typo or an "autocorrect fail," but I am still amused by the idea of "spam efficiency." Cue the Monty Python skit!...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 6:20 PM


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