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    Experimental Aircraft Accidents Decline

    Can anyone quote how many hours are flown in this past year sample? 44 fatals sounds high w/o knowing what to compare to.
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    Industrial V-twin Heath Parasol

    Is there any chance of using an aluminum flywheel available from the race Manufacturers.
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    Thank you, Dale. I spent the last few hours reading & watching your aircraft. Terrific.

    Thank you, Dale. I spent the last few hours reading & watching your aircraft. Terrific.
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    I know that I know nothing, but, I can't find the address to your website. I came thinking it...

    I know that I know nothing, but, I can't find the address to your website. I came thinking it may be hidden. But still cannot find it all those other hyperlinks came up- 404 no such thing, in different words. Will you write out the address for me? BTW, the "Kitplanes" hyperlink took me to a...
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    Can wonder woman have her plane now?

    Remember in Star Trek 4, (I believe), Scotty needed some large panels of "transparent aluminum". So he fired up the 'quaint' computer with a mouse that had to be manipulated by hand, not voice control, and gave the man the formula for TA.
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    Video series on TIG welding thin wall aircraft tubing

    Scrapper, I received that envelope today. I'm going to get my welder set up and get my scraps out. I've moved twice but I know where they are. I'll take a picture or three and let you know how it all comes out. Thanks very much.
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    Video series on TIG welding thin wall aircraft tubing

    That is definitely the one. Thank you.
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    Video series on TIG welding thin wall aircraft tubing

    Cool, or Cool Beans?
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    Video series on TIG welding thin wall aircraft tubing

    BTW, if any of you were at Oshkosh back in '74-'75 there was a Skybolt that won a Reserve G.C. I think it was. Painted White with Orange & Brown in Stits 'Wet Look' colors Boy did it shine. It was owned by a Doctor (natch), from Fullerton, CA. or near there. I was at his place one time. I know I...
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    Reviving a hangar queen?

    If you find your DC-3 I have a manual of operating procedures that was photo copied back in the early 70s. My dad was called in to inspect a 1937 model. I think it was the 1st or 2nd year produced. Nice old plane. My 1st time in one. It had ferry tanks instead of seats. I got sidetracked.
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    Video series on TIG welding thin wall aircraft tubing

    This is for little scrapper. I don't see a place for texting. or email addresses either. Please send instructions, please. Contact me so I can send/text my actual address. Thanks, Spike
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    Video series on TIG welding thin wall aircraft tubing

    I appreciate your taking the time to educate me in TIG. Plus the last bits for me.
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    Video series on TIG welding thin wall aircraft tubing

    So I should buy (or order) .040" sticks like you had in one of your videos? It amazed me how much I learned from them. Thank you.
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