Quote from article in kitplanes.https://www.kitplanes.com/marvelous-mustangs/
Titan T-51B (razorback version, like the P-51B) with a prototype...
What is the difference in loading between a hydraulic pump and a propellor?
25 years ago I built a logsplitter with a 4 cylinder 60hp diesel...
From Kitplanes magazine.
This PSRU would probably fit the Raptor motor.Motor shown is BMW V12 .
Maybe you could use the Raptor as an example and ask the students what is wrong with it.
What about blower belts do on top dragsters? I think the forces on them are far greater than what you get with a psru.
There are now 65 Gazaile 2 flying according to Facebook page.Not bad for plans built.
A good comparison here.
I find I am getting really lost following some threads.
Would a feature that quotes the original poster on every reply help us to keep track?
I learned a long time ago to calculate trusses by sections etc.Only ever needed to know this to pass the exam.I have never done one in...
The original welded tube fuselages were made from the best available material at the time.
I am sure that square tubing was not available back...
Until you include Rotax
PVC foam I have is 5 times the compressive strength for 3 times the weight.
Very experienced home builder had a belt break on first run up.
Replaced the whole redrive with a better one.
You gotta know when to hold em and...
We have found a test pilot
Photo from legal examiner.com
And drag your cursor to highlight part to quote.Thanks for that tip.
Correction.Instead of using mandrel shown in video use a foam core as mentioned in previous post.
You could make your jig blocks half the height of the tube protect with carton tape and put half gussets on them.
I just watched this video.
Instead of a mandrel you could use foam core.Using carbon fibre cloth instead of sleeve reduces cost.
Why I asked about this method is because of the freight costs of airplane bits.
About 25% of my build cost has been freight.
Steel tubes cost a...
Has anyone made a tube and fabric fuselage using wooden members with radiused corners covered with fibreglass or carbon braided sleeve?
Separate names with a comma.