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  1. bmcj liked Hephaestus's post in the thread Crashes in the News - Thread.

    The U2 pilots might be able to get away with it :popcorn:

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:38 AM
  2. bmcj liked AdrianS's post in the thread Crashes in the News - Thread.

    I would say that it is very easy to tell an F-104 / SR-71 pilot that. Getting to finish your drink afterwards is the hard bit.

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:38 AM
  3. bmcj replied to the thread Why Gas Engines Are Far From Dead - Biggest EV Problems.

    You weren’t supposed to read that far. ;)

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:37 AM
  4. lr27 replied to the thread Composite fuel tank question.

    At least a well made Kevlar tank is unlikely to leak much if collapsed. With all those pressures, it sounds like a spherical tank would...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:27 AM
  5. rv7charlie liked TFF's post in the thread Hello from Huntsville, AL!.

    Using carbon skin on a Cub is no big deal because it’s just a skin. Substitute carbon skin on a Zenith where the skin is the structure...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:25 AM
  6. lr27 replied to the thread Crashes in the News - Thread.

    With an automatic, you're not really in control and can only make suggestions.

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:20 AM
  7. wsimpso1 replied to the thread Composite fuel tank question.

    Hmmm. The thin stuff folks are talking about scares me a bit. You folks had better have absolutely no way to make much pressure in these...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:11 AM
  8. randy knibb replied to the thread BD5 Kits need completing.

    I have read the stretch also had a longer wing and was being built as a instruction plane. it is real and there is video of it flying.

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:59 AM
  9. pictsidhe replied to the thread Why Gas Engines Are Far From Dead - Biggest EV Problems.

    I once managed to be inside a fireball. I promptly threw away the running grinder that had sparked it, then patted out the flames in the...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:57 AM
  10. randy knibb replied to the thread BD5 Kits need completing.

    There is lots of info on different configurations, the highest so far was apx 150 horse but that required extra nozzels. I am still...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:57 AM
  11. randy knibb replied to the thread BD5 Kits need completing.

    No, I think he found the plans in my files

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:54 AM
  12. pictsidhe replied to the thread Turbo 4cyl build thoughts.

    I've had a 120hp compact car flat out. 115mph. Good luck keeping that up for any length of time without attracting expensive blue...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:50 AM
  13. TFF replied to the thread Hello from Huntsville, AL!.

    Using carbon skin on a Cub is no big deal because it’s just a skin. Substitute carbon skin on a Zenith where the skin is the structure...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:49 AM
  14. wsimpso1 replied to the thread Turbo 4cyl build thoughts.

    The numbers are not working together here... I suspect that the engine power at a steady 5500 rpm was a lot lower than when at 7000. Was...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:36 AM
  15. Hephaestus replied to the thread Crashes in the News - Thread.

    The U2 pilots might be able to get away with it :popcorn:

    Feb 21, 2020 at 1:22 AM
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