Kitplanes MagazineNovember 2018, by Phil Dixon

Kitplanes Magazine
November 2018

by Phil Dixon & Sherwood Harris

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Copyright Date:
2018
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November
Pages:
84
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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

  • Builder Spotlight
    • 6 Fixed Formation: The Bel-Aire 4000 flies on lower wings from a Piper PA-22 Colt and upper wings from a PA-12 Super Cruiser. By Scott M. Spangler.
    • 14 UMA Instruments: Analog gauges still have a place in the digital era. By Don Maxwell.
    • 22 Using Level Accelerations to Determine Climb Performance: A faster way to gather data over a wide range of conditions. By Nigel Speedy.
    • 28 Time is Running Out! As the 2020 deadline gets closer, here’s what is happening on the ADS-B scene. By Dick Sunderland.
    • 34 Titans of Tungsten: A visit to Midwest Tungsten Service. By Eric Stewart.
    • 38 A Ground Loop Story: Sometimes stuff happens. By Luca Perazzolli.
    • 46 Homebuilt Accidents—Pilot Error: The fault is not in the stars, but in ourselves. By Ron Wanttaja
    • 50 A Wood Tailwheel Lift: Or how to save your achin’ back. By Sam Buchanan.
    • 72 Ask the DAR : LSA weight increase, compass requirements, gyroplane DARs, E/A-B inspector eligibility. By Mel Asberry.
    • Shop Talk
      • 45 The Creative Homebuilder: Make your own beading tool. By KITPLANES® Staff.
      • 54 Plane and Simple: Bleed like a pro! By Jon Croke.
      • 60 Maintenance Matters: Oil pressure problems. By Dave Prizio.
      • 64 Home Shop Machinist: Hold-downs. By Bob Hadley.
      • 73 Aero ’Lectrics: Temperature trickery. By Jim Weir.
      • Shop Tips
        • 59 Paint Masking: By Larry Larson.
        • Designer’s Notebook
          • 76 Wind Tunnel: Design process—wing size and stall speed. By Barnaby Wainfan.
          • Exploring
            • 2 Editor’s Log: Point design. By Paul Dye.
            • 56 Checkpoints: Progressive maintenance. By Vic Syracuse.
            • 78 Rear Cockpit: Getting there. By Tom Wilson.
            • Kit Bits
              • 4 Letters
              • 67 List of Advertisers
              • 68 Builders’ Marketplace
              • 80 Kit Stuff: Drawing on experience. By cartoonist Robrucha.

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