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    Designing and Building a 1/2 VW Cowling for Quickie Q1

    Hot Wings, What exactly made you decide against the 1/2 VW? What engine is better suited in your opinion?
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    Designing and Building a 1/2 VW Cowling for Quickie Q1

    I tried to be as descriptive as possible in the title to make this information easier to find in case anyone in the future is doing something similar. From my research, it appears that the 1/2 VW is the best option for a new powerplant for the Quickie Q1. The title says it all. I am designing...
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    Electric Aircraft for Engineering Senior Design Project

    Thank you all for the responses and interest. I know this might be a little bit harder to read, but I'm going to respond by number. #5) Our assignment was to design "something that moves"... I took that and went with electric aircraft. #6) In short, research. To state the somewhat obvious...
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    Electric Aircraft for Engineering Senior Design Project

    I was taught respect for elders, so I won't engage you, Pops. But thank you for your meaningful response.... If I had a nickel for every time someone told me batteries are too heavy to be practical for aircraft, I could pay for the entire project myself. I would answer your question "Why...
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    Electric Aircraft for Engineering Senior Design Project

    I am a senior mechanical engineering student at Lamar University (Beaumont, TX). For senior design, I am working with a team of 3 other students towards designing a single-seat, multi-engine homebuilt experimental electric aircraft. I would prefer not to post too many details here on the...
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    Wanted Baker Bobcat/Supercat Plans

    I am looking for Baker Bobcat plans/blueprints. I would be interested in photocopies if you have them.
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    What happened to WAR aircraft replicas international?

    They're still around. That company has been bought and sold many times since it was started. I'm glad I bought my set of Zero plans when I did (about 2010). Right now they're only offering the Corsair and FW190 plans. Here's the new website: www.flywaraircraft.com
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    Wanted Want to purchase an Ultralite.

    I don't have an ultralight, but I do have a rotax 277 for sale. You could use it to build an ultralight with. The only reason I replied to this post is because I'm in Plano, I could deliver it to you.
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