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  1. rv6ejguy replied to the thread Full Size Pictures Slows Loading Thread.

    Does the system automatically downsize resolution here or leave them as native size and res? Good practice any time and especially on...

    Jun 18, 2019 at 7:09 PM
  2. rv6ejguy replied to the thread Measuring engine torque.

    Ideally you want to correct for humidity and barometric pressure as well and be aware that output is also affected by reduced exhaust...

    Jun 18, 2019 at 2:35 PM
  3. rv6ejguy liked Swampyankee's post in the thread Contra rotating propellers.

    First, do some reading, e.g., http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19940005945 and...

    Jun 18, 2019 at 1:12 PM
  4. rv6ejguy liked gtae07's post in the thread Possibility of single stroke engine..

    Where's the pre-compressed air getting compressed? The place for brand-new engine concepts is the test bench and the lab, not a...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 8:26 PM
  5. rv6ejguy liked canardlover's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    The programs " Lackeys" are far more competent than most of the critics here on this thread( no insult intended). However the IT guy...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 7:15 PM
  6. rv6ejguy replied to the thread Using Deutsch or Delco Connectors - Do they need Strain Relief?.

    We've been using the Weatherpack connectors for 25 years in thousands of EFI systems. The properly fitting silicone grommet provides...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 4:39 PM
  7. rv6ejguy liked Tantrum1's post in the thread Snoshoo SR-1 Reno Formula 1 Racer.

    Good morning all. Well I've been away for work for 2 weeks, got home on a Friday evening then left for Reno the following Sunday...

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  8. rv6ejguy liked mcrae0104's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    I know nothing about CFD, which might spit out wonderful numbers to unsuspecting dilettantes, but I do know that L/D depends on things...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 1:35 PM
  9. rv6ejguy replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    I looked at the prop clearance too and it seems to be similar to the Velocity. Something you always have to be aware of on rotation and...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 5:39 PM
  10. rv6ejguy liked TarDevil's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    This thread has been a single-source educational opportunity for people like me. Even as ignorant as I am about aircraft design, I can...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 5:32 PM
  11. rv6ejguy replied to the thread Moment of Inertia Formula.

    Hey Dan, nice to see you here on HBA. I'm sure others here will appreciate your knowledge in many fields. BTW, HBA members, Dan taught...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 5:28 PM
  12. rv6ejguy attached a file to the thread Moment of Inertia Formula.

    I believe they're one in the same. I used the bifilar method to measure the MMOI on all my engine, flywheel and redrive parts when I did...

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  13. rv6ejguy liked Marc Zeitlin's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    I obviously don't spend a great deal of time and effort defending Peter's design skills, but I'll throw this in for consideration. When...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 4:36 AM
  14. rv6ejguy replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    I've seen a couple of drives using rubber couplers with no fail safe but it's not a good idea. I'd say from his comments, Peter doesn't...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 6:58 PM
  15. rv6ejguy replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    The empty weight for the plane will soon exceed the original gross weight projection once they add the required ballast to the nose....

    Jun 14, 2019 at 7:20 PM
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