Recent content by sming

1. Build supplies under the clouds

The randomness of internet: 99% sure it's these guys Nervous System’s quest for the best laser-cutting plywood
2. A solution looking for a problem

ha! that's when you realize youtube is scary: it just show the same videos to everybody, as I've also watched them and thought 'you could probably shape a fuselage in one shot with this' ;)
3. Trailerable Single Seater

Fiy and iirc, it's a non flying real size mock up of this ingenious man idea. I believe he is not an engineer and was looking on the french ulm forum for help to calculate the wing structure.
4. Lightning Bug for sale

Arg one of my favorite airplane at a price I could afford, unfortunatly I'm living on the wrong side of the atlantic... Good luck with the sale and I hope we will see it fly again !
5. Making a flexible sanding spline... need some input

Link to thread if like me, you are interested and missed it: How I am building a fuselage mould. Any update on your project?

7. What's up at Bede Aircraft?

The bd-6 is the high wing single seat, I believe it's the bd-17 : BD -17 | Bedecorp
8. What's up at Bede Aircraft?

Yes! Did i understood correctly that the bd-10 displayed here flew 126 hours? I always read it was flawed and not really airworthy?
9. LS-3 Powered Velocity

Aww bummer, it looked and sounded insane. What is the psru used then? I always assumed it was a good one since you were involved...
10. Ercoupe for Percy

So much want in this one! Low wing on float just scream Schneider cup, way way cool!
11. Could you put together an automotive pusher power plant mostly off-the-shelf?

You mean like this ls3 velocity? https://www.homebuiltairplanes.com/forums/threads/ls-3-powered-velocity.31383/ Not a pusher but an actual diesel "for the people" (so 10k$not 130k$), the cleanest conversion i've seen so far, by a Peugeot mechanic: