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    PPLOnly replied to the thread Raptor NG Discussion.
    Your best shot would be buying Mooney.
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    PPLOnly reacted to Malish's post in the thread Raptor NG Discussion with Like Like.
    How about this Ducted fan aircraft - PJ-II "Dreamer"? We did build it! It's flying since March 2015! You didn't knew that? :) It's...
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    PPLOnly reacted to BillyJ's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Like Like.
    When PM was a young lad growing up in Australia there was a locally famous Box Wing Ducted Fan light sport kit developer enjoying his...
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    EDFs in the RC world are pretty good. Guessing they’re scaling up the technology similar to how we’ve seen giant scale RC components...
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    I’m really surprised none of us know the company yet. He’s not going to an area known for engineering or aviation. There can’t be many...
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    Design complexity, another opportunity for fatigue stress, and weight.
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    PPLOnly reacted to cheapracer's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Haha Haha.
    ... is me. And a few others around here, oh geepers, if you could only see how hard i am laughing, having trouble typing even ...
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    The homebuilt market is tiny, the electric light twin canard biplane homebuilt market is going to be microscopic. There’s no scenario...
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    His biggest hurdles will be the prime mover—>EDF configuration. A Diesel engine connected to a propeller is easy enough to crudely...
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    A biplane canard EDF. How’s weight and balance going to work on this?
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    Had he made it to the mountains who knows what kind of off airport landing he would have been able to pull out.
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    https://www.1011now.com/2021/08/06/pilot-walks-away-experimental-plane-crash-fillmore-county/
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    He re-used a lock washer but bent the unbent tabs? Glad he saved that 25c. He could have benefited from A&P classes.
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    PPLOnly replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    He’s got the best bad luck of anyone I know of.
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    PPLOnly reacted to TarDevil's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Like Like.
    I found the location on Google maps. The road going south past the intersection is long, straight and clear of obstructions. Hopefully...
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