Kitplanes Magazine Issue
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eBook File Description:
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
- Annual Buyer's Guide, Part 2
- 20 2015 Homebuilt Aircraft Directory: A briefoverview of kit- and plansbuilt fixed-wing aircraft and rotorcraft. Compiled by Richard VanderMeulen and Omar Filipovic.
- Flight Reports
- 4 Sam LS: Retro look for fun flying. By Kevin Horton.
- Builder Spotlight
- 6 Coming to a Theater Near You: The Dawn Patrol helps build an S.E.5a for a movie. By Dick Starks.
- 12 INSIDE ROTAX: It’s really a factory within a factory. The company leverages high-volume recreational engine output to help sustain its aircraft motors. By Paul Bertorelli.
- 58 More Mistral Magic: Installing a rotary engine in a Glasair III. By Paul Janssens.
- 64 Souls On Board: TWO. The FAA will soon allow an additional pilot during Phase 1 testing. By Paul Dye.
- 72 Buying a Used Homebuilt: For someone considering aircraft ownership, used Experimentals deserve serious consideration. By Brent Owens.
- 91 Ask the DAR: Building an RV-12 as E/A-B instead of ELSA, trying to second-guess the FAA. By Mel Asberry.
- 92 Completions: Builders share their successes.
- Shop Talk
- 84 Practical Electrical: Lithium vs. Lead-Acid—the bench tests. By Robert L. Nuckolls, III.
- 88 Home Shop Machinist: Tips for tube notching. By Bob Hadley.
- 99 Aero’lectrics: The $10 airplane fix-it tool. By Jim Weir.
- Shop Tips
- 86 Roll Your Own Brake Fluid Pump System By Axel Alvarez.
- Designer's Notebook
- 102 Wind TunneL: VTOL safety and control problems. By Barnaby Wainfan.
- 2 Editor’s Log: Building again! By Paul Dye.
- 77 Checkpoints: Pre-buy inspections. By Vic Syracuse.
- 81 Down to Earth: Finally, an electrical fix. By Amy Laboda.
- Kit Bits
- 4 Letters
- 93 List of Advertisers
- 94 Builders’ Marketplace
- 104 Kit Stuff: Drawing on experience; by cartoonist Robrucha.
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- Pilot Ratings
- flight instructor
- unmanned systems
- CFI & FBO resources
- Flying Skills
- regulatory - flight
- VFR skills
- IFR & navigation
- professional skills
- communication / English
- sport flying
- aircraft & systems
- operating handbooks
- avionics training
- flight safety
- A&P Training
- A&P text books
- A&P test aides
- A&P training kits
- professional resources
- instructor resources
- EASA Part 66