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  1. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Pietenpole steel tube fuselage.

    I think what you really want is a metal Grega, that way you build a fuselage and tail and if you like you can just order everything else...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 3:20 PM
  2. Tiger Tim liked Victor Bravo's post in the thread Pietenpole steel tube fuselage.

    Thread drift, sorry, sue me: There needs to be an aluminum tube and gusset Pietenpol, or a Piet-ish replica parasol monoplane using AL...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 3:17 PM
  3. Tiger Tim replied to the thread $84k ultralight Corsair.

    Whatever, you sell a handful of expensive UL Corsairs while quietly figuring out your UL Mustang/P-40/FW-190/or some such.

    Apr 24, 2019 at 3:05 PM
  4. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Provocative Places to Unfold My Wings.

    To put it in perspective, last time I went to Oshkosh I spent more on gas getting there and back than I did on admission, camping, and...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 3:03 PM
  5. Tiger Tim liked Little Scrapper's post in the thread Provocative Places to Unfold My Wings.

    I'll pay for admission and parking for the whole week Chopper girl. You can sleep in my plumbing shop on a cot. I have a motorcycle you...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 2:10 AM
  6. Tiger Tim liked BJC's post in the thread Provocative Places to Unfold My Wings.

    I don’t know if they still do it, but Sun n Fun offered free admissions at one time on certain days after a certain time. They also had...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 7:46 PM
  7. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Northrop N9.

    ...and extremely steep, look at the steel tube structures still standing undisturbed on all sides of the ground scar in the pic above....

    Apr 23, 2019 at 5:26 PM
  8. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Pietenpole steel tube fuselage.

    I've seen a few steel tube Piets though I suspect all of them were off-script from the original steel fuselage drawings. Piet guys are...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 4:25 PM
  9. Tiger Tim liked MadRocketScientist's post in the thread CriCri MC-15 in NZ.

    I put the other engine on its mount for the first time today, and then put the rest of the bits on temporarily. The photos are the...

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  10. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Gayral Circle-Wing STOL (1954).

    I’m going to go ahead and let someone else fly that one first...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 7:54 PM
  11. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Cantilever parasol wings?.

    Side by side that little fella really is just a 3/4 scale D.VIII, isn’t it? I love that it was even covered in leftover lozenge fabric,...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 12:47 AM
  12. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Third homebuilt, Fleet model 7.

    Wow, a DIY Fleet 7G (or is it a 7H now?). Seconded for the pics, it sounds like quite a project. [img]

    Apr 21, 2019 at 12:44 AM
  13. Tiger Tim liked billyvray's post in the thread Cantilever parasol wings?.

    For a kit maker, make a second option: a Fokker V25.... Low wing, cantilever, based on dv8. Could be the same fuse just add mounts for...

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  14. Tiger Tim liked TFF's post in the thread Cantilever parasol wings?.

    The problem is it’s not different enough to be not mistaken as an EV/DVIII. Replicas are detail oriented. Broad strokes are broad...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 11:27 PM
  15. Tiger Tim replied to the thread Cantilever parasol wings?.

    Oh, and if anyone does this they may as well give provision on any drawing they offer for making it into a D.VIII because that’s what I...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 6:10 PM
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