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    CNC Ribs

    Thanks !!!! It always feels like I'm coming home after a long trip...
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    Kolb Ultrastar Project Wanted

    Didn't know if this posted Id be very interested Thank you
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    Kolb Ultrastar Project Wanted

    Yeah IT is likely a very good deal but a bit more than I could put out all at once right now... A lot of spare money going to health care. Thanks Though!!!
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    Kolb Ultrastar Project Wanted

    I'd be very interested in this! Thanks send me a little more information. ? RB
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    Kolb Ultrastar Project Wanted

    Hello ... I thought I'd check in here before I bought the plans for a Kolb UltraStar... Let me know please Rbrochey
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    CNC Ribs

    Hi all, RBrochey live from the last bit of physical therapy before I can get back to building. I was wondering if anyone could tell me what would be a good entry (simple) CNC set up would be, I know about zero and want to learn how to do it. I've seen all kinds of cool little set ups out there...
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    Hummel Ultracruiser Plans and/or Partial Kit

    Hello my good friends and HBA! I am looking for a set of plans for a Hummell ultracruiser..A partial kit as well but mostly plans... Spring is FINALLY HERE and hope everyone is gearing up!!!! Hope to meet some of you this year!!!!
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    Shop Time, Donuts and Decent Coffee

    New Mexico weather has been odd this past year and, it seems,the rest of the country as well. A few inches of snow yesterday and cold... now this isn't a bad thing if your work shop is warm, and you have donuts you don't have to share, and some hot strong black coffee. Well a good time to mix up...
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    Hope this doesn't afffect rbrochey's wife

    Thank you Bill! Very much
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    Hey Angel Flight

    Want to thank any of the members in here want a nice group! They are flying my wife and I down to M D Anderson in Houston. Seems I need a litter more treatment. Thats an organization that will forever get my support. The older I get the more I believe pilots are some of the best people on the...
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    Equatorial snowbird aviation life

    Snowbirding may be the answer... I can be in phoenix in a 4 to 5 hr drive. Take an ultralight along... park out in the desert. I tried Florida and the south.. not for me I'm allergic to giant flying cockroaches. Never had those in southern california !! Southwest is best in my view but when you...
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    Equatorial snowbird aviation life

    Maybe we should have the HBA annual steak and shrimp meet up in Uruguay!
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    Equatorial snowbird aviation life

    My son is really taken with Uruguay his new wife is Spanish and he speaks fluently as well. He was wounded in Afghanistan and wants to be sure his disability payments will transfer okay. I fugure I ciyld haul my ultralight down there for the winter... sounds great to me!! I don't know much about...
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    Equatorial snowbird aviation life

    I have a good friend originally from London who lives in campeche which is not far from Belize. Always inviting us down to winter in hi guest house on the beach. My wife won't go. Jon sends lots of photos from there! Nice!!! I'm helping support a lost dog shelter there. My son has set his sites...
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    Equatorial snowbird aviation life

    Scratching my head... huh?
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    Equatorial snowbird aviation life

    I grew up in western Pennsylvania ... 1950's and 60's ... four feet of snow? Nothin. Then I joined the Navy in 1968 and was sent eventually to San Diego... ahhh yeah... hi mom.... I heard about the snow... no I just got back from the beach... needless to say through the years my preference was...
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    Can You Lighten a Proven Design to Fly Under Part 103

    As always thoughtful responses... thank you all
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    Can You Lighten a Proven Design to Fly Under Part 103

    Yeah... If considered all the load factors
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    Can You Lighten a Proven Design to Fly Under Part 103

    Over the years I have seen some very nice designs that if just a little lighter would be great to fly under the ultralight rules. Granted this idea is NOT for everyone. But at the expense of flying now and older pilots slowing down and needing an ultralight I wonder about it. Questions that come...
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    Bending Aluminum Tube

    Thanks everyone! All good ideas! Looks like I may have to spend some money to do it right...
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