Kitplanes Magazine Issue April 2015, by Phil Dixon

Kitplanes Magazine Issue
April 2015

by Phil Dixon & Sherwood Harris

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2015
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April
Pages:
84
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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

  • Flight Review
    • 6 Lightning Strike! Arion introduces the XS—more power,more fun. By Paul Dye.
  • Builder Spotlight
    • 16 STOL Mods: How Short Can You Go? Valdez pilots are true experimenters. By Dave Prizio.
    • 24 Loud, Clear, and Capable:PS Engineering PDA360EX. By Paul Dye.
    • 28 Predicting Performance: John T. Lowry’s Bootstrap approach makes it easy to create performance charts for your pilot’s operating handbook. By Jared Yates.
    • 36 Black Beauty: Construction of a custom wing for a Formula 1 Cassutt. By Eric Stewart.
    • 44 FRED to Florida: After more than 50 years, Eric Clutton’s original prototype is still flying. By Geoff Jones.
    • 68 Ask the DAR: NX numbers on older designs,logbook records, proving compliance with the 51% rule. By Mel Asberry.
  • Shop Talk
    • 58 Tube-No tching Made Easy : Tubemiter software creates perfect templates for fishmouths. By Jeff Point.
    • 64 The New Guy: Tips for setting up shop. By David Boeshaar.
  • Shop Tips
    • 63 Marking Rivet Locations: By Paul Dye.
    • Designer's Notebook
      • 60 Stressing Structure: Margins of safety. By David Paule.
      • 75 Wind Tunnel: How skin condition affects aircraft performance. By Barnaby Wainfan.
        • Exploring
          • 2 Editor’s Log: Making parts. By Paul Dye.
          • 50 Risky Business: Unforeseeable risks in kit aircraft projects. By Sid Mayeux.
          • 54 Checkpoints: Alternative engines. By Vic Syracuse.
          • 66 Down To Earth: When the engine coughs (or worse),the creative mind gets cranking! By Amy Laboda.
          • 78 Aero’Lectrics: A-april, come she will... By Jim Weir.
          • Kit Bits
            • 4 Letters
            • 69 List of Advertisers
            • 70 Builders’ Marketplace
            • 80 Kit Stuff: Drawing on experience; by cartoonist Robrucha.

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