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  1. Wagy59

    Alternative woods.

    yup...nothin like spruce...amazing stuff
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  9. Wagy59

    Wood and Chevys

    Hey there..yes..still working on it..Actually starting to build some parts...The tip tanks will have to evolve....They will be detachable from the first concept and also ..encase I build them wrong per exactly what you are saying....They seem fine the way i have them currently drawn but airflow...
  10. Wagy59

    LS1 Engine for aircraft?

    Good lord..You guys make me tired
  11. Wagy59

    Dodgy take-off video

    I don't see what the big deal is.....And I'm getting old and still have all my parts
  12. Wagy59

    The ULTIMATE and FINAL VTOL to end them all! me the motor that doesn't use fuel...I've been curious about that "something for nothing" deal all my life
  13. Wagy59

    Reinforcing a wooden spar with composites..?

    I understand about getting off topic....Every debate or argument Ive ever had with a women ended up on a completely different subject within 45 seconds....anyway...I apoligize if I sound blunt at times...If it was in person you would would have a completely different impression...I consider...
  14. Wagy59

    Reinforcing a wooden spar with composites..?

    And if you insist on trying to make a wooden spar stronger it's not that hard to make it a 1/4 wider or whatnot, but if you insist on trying to do it the wrong and easy way go ahead..don't think it will hurt but just remember that the stiffest part is going to take up the load until it gives...
  15. Wagy59

    Reinforcing a wooden spar with composites..?

    "F16 is designed as a +9G -3G plane"...not really accurate...pretty much operating limitations,,,the wing wont fold up or "collapse" not sure what "collapse" means..originally they designed the F-16 wings to be interchangeable to cut costs..from left to right so the wing itself and attach points...
  16. Wagy59

    Spruce vs ?

    Just go with certified spruce for cryin out loud and be done with it...if it's that much more expensive for ya, then ya shouldn't even be fooling around with getting yourself more than 6 feet off the ground
  17. Wagy59

    Bi-directional spruce for fuselage skins

    OK....just realized I'm being blunt..I think ALL of you are smart as hell or i wouldn't bother getting on this website....But please be humble about it
  18. Wagy59

    Bi-directional spruce for fuselage skins

    Why is no one arguing with me about this?...You guys are normally quick to respond and say all kinds of of technical, misguided ,crazy, sometimes real smart comments
  19. Wagy59

    Bending Plywood for Leading Edge

    I've always heard that if you need to skin an airplane with plywood, regardless, throw it in your swimming pool if ya got one, for s day or two
  20. Wagy59

    Bending Plywood for Leading Edge

    Your more of of a guru on plywood bending than me for sure