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  1. TomCassuttGrandson

    Unreleased Cassutt 111M/11M Racer Design Files Journal_Test Data & Analysis (part 2)- Tom Cassutt Archives

    Hello Everbody! Here is Part 2 from my last post, Unreleased Cassutt111M/11M Racers Design Files Journal from my Grandfather Tom Cassutt's personal aviation and aircraft design archives. As I mentioned, I broke the PDF into 2 parts because of the file size, therefore this is Part 2 of 2...
  2. TomCassuttGrandson

    Unreleased Cassutt 111M/11M Racer Design Files Journal_Test Data & Analysis (part 1)- Tom Cassutt Archives

    Hello Everbody! As I've been researching & exploring through my Grandfather Tom Cassutt's Aviation & Aircraft Design Archives, this specific unreleased "Cassutt 111m/11M Design Journal & Weight Analysis" seemed to have a lot of significance and I notice it's extremely detailed and it seems to...
  3. TomCassuttGrandson

    Cassutt's Compilation of Useful Formulas & Terms: Plane & Spherical Trigonometry_Goniometry

    Hello Everybody! I hope you're all doing well. Here is another super resourceful Quick Reference document from my Grandfather Tom Cassutt's aircraft design archives that he consistently used and referred back to during his lifetime as a pilot, aircraft designer, and builder. I always remembered...
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    Tom Cassutt's DEVELOPMENT of USEFUL PHYSICS FORMULAS (KEY QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE)

    Hello! My name is Justin Lemon. Tom Cassutt is my Grandfather. He was a self-taught autodidact Aeronautical Engineer, TWA Pilot, as well a midget pylon racing plane designer/builder/pilot. I am currently going through his GIANT meticulously detailed archive of his personal Aviation Library of...
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    PhysicsStoneSkippingDragArticle7.jpg

    This amazing article from Discover Magazine August 2003 titled "Walking on Water" talks about how "the gravity-conquering grace of a well thrown rock has inspired bomb makers, airplane designers, and physicists." It discusses the Physics of Drag & how to use the Bocquet formula. Another gr8 Cassutt
  6. PhysicsStoneSkippingDragArticle5.jpg

    PhysicsStoneSkippingDragArticle5.jpg

    This amazing article from Discover Magazine August 2003 titled "Walking on Water" talks about how "the gravity-conquering grace of a well thrown rock has inspired bomb makers, airplane designers, and physicists." It discusses the Physics of Drag & how to use the Bocquet formula. Another gr8 Cassutt
  7. BocquetDragFormula.jpg

    BocquetDragFormula.jpg

    This amazing article from Discover Magazine August 2003 titled "Walking on Water" talks about how "the gravity-conquering grace of a well thrown rock has inspired bomb makers, airplane designers, and physicists." It discusses the Physics of Drag & how to use the Bocquet formula. Another gr8 Cassutt
  8. PhysicsStoneSkipping3.jpg

    PhysicsStoneSkipping3.jpg

    This amazing article from Discover Magazine August 2003 titled "Walking on Water" talks about how "the gravity-conquering grace of a well thrown rock has inspired bomb makers, airplane designers, and physicists." It discusses the Physics of Drag & how to use the Bocquet formula. Another gr8 Cassutt
  9. 1958NationalChampTomCassutt.jpg

    1958NationalChampTomCassutt.jpg

    This article is from the 1958 Journal Gazette in Ft. Wayne, Indiana when Tom won his 1st National Air Race title w/ his Cassutt 111 Racer. Tom never bragged nor even told us grandkids about his wins & accolades racing so this is my 1st time to ever see this content. It's really amazing; super proud
  10. 1954LongIslandDailyTomSpotlight.jpg

    1954LongIslandDailyTomSpotlight.jpg

    This 1954 Long Island Daily Newspaper article is awesome! It talks about how Tom during his downtime as a TWA International Pilot would strap the wings of his newly designed 111 Racer to the top of the car & tow his plane to the Amityville, NY Airport, assemble it there, and test fly it.
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    1957NatAirRacesCassutt&Wittman.jpg

    Here's another great article from Tom's archives from the 1957 Oshkosh Daily Newspaper covering Steve Wittman's 1st Place Win & Tom's 2nd Place finish @ The '57 National Air Races. I love this picture too b/c Tom & Steve were great friends & colleagues in addition to racing competitors. CLASSIC
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