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    Alaskan Ultralgiht Plan... is it possible???

    Your going on a 40 mile round trip, plus say 20 miles for fooling around. You don't need to take 35 extra pounds of fuel. Need to find a nice size lake to land on cause you will need it to take off. I believe its possible. The larger and slower the props you have, the more thrust you...
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    Anybody know about converting a Kawasaki Jet Ski engine, 440, for airplane usage? Looks like the...

    Anybody know about converting a Kawasaki Jet Ski engine, 440, for airplane usage? Looks like the main thing to convert is the cooling. Perhaps just put a radiator in line with the hose that the hot water squirts out of and the other end of the radiator back to the input ? Any body tried it ? The...
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    For Sale Aluminum 2024-T3 120' 10 sticks of 12' x 1" x 0.035" New not unused

    Hi, I have Aluminum 2024-T3 120' 10 sticks of 12' x 1" x 0.035" Weight 15 Lbs. New, not unused still in the shipping box from Wicks Aircraft. For a project. I bought a couple of months ago. Don't need these. For sale. Write if interested. Thanks
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    Round vs. Square Tube Strength

    I looked for Bruhn's "Analysis if Flight Vehicle Structures" , not at library. $150+ online. Would somebody please tell me the compression strength of Al 2024-T3 1" x 0.035 round by 36" and also 48" long ? I assume that 0.035 is half of 0.065 , but I'm using 2024-t3. I didn't want to ask...
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    Wow I looked for the book, Bruhn's "Analysis if Flight Vehicle Structures" almost $200, can't...

    Wow I looked for the book, Bruhn's "Analysis if Flight Vehicle Structures" almost $200, can't find it at the Houston library either. So could somebody tell me what an, Al 2024 round tube 1' & .035 wall @ 36" & @ 48" strut can handle in compression ? Thanks. I'm not an ENG, just a tech.
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