Search:

Type: Posts; User: spungey

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,771

    Thanks Howard. Sadly I'm unable to make it to...

    Thanks Howard. Sadly I'm unable to make it to Oshkosh this year. Do you know John's schedule yet?
  2. Replies
    13
    Views
    12,456

    It's been another week ... what did you decide to...

    It's been another week ... what did you decide to do?
  3. Thread: Synergy Q&A

    by spungey
    Replies
    15
    Views
    17,692

    John will undoubtedly weigh in on this, but...

    John will undoubtedly weigh in on this, but Kickstarter relented. :-) I just got this not about 30 minutes ago.


    [QUOTE]
    It's finally happened. *Kickstarter changed their mind, and we've been ...
  4. Thread: Synergy Q&A

    by spungey
    Replies
    15
    Views
    17,692

    Just this morning I was thinking that a powered...

    Just this morning I was thinking that a powered drag reduction system will make a great speed brake when you need it, too. :-)
  5. Replies
    15
    Views
    15,317

    Hey Howard, can I pledge (and then of course...

    Hey Howard, can I pledge (and then of course provide) a series of small donations over time? That will add up too.
  6. Replies
    40
    Views
    33,219

    Only slightly askew ... Just watched the...

    Only slightly askew ... Just watched the Tuskeegee video on the EAA site: http://bcove.me/18kjb3oh. Isn't that Ronald Reagan narrating?
  7. Replies
    38
    Views
    24,988

    You're inspiring, Eric. :-) With the goal of...

    You're inspiring, Eric. :-) With the goal of furthering the discussion ... what are your actual mission requirements? Would a sensible selection of a cross-section of EAA'ers missions provide a...
  8. Thread: Synergy Q&A

    by spungey
    Replies
    15
    Views
    17,692

    Hey John, two quick questions. 1. What can...

    Hey John, two quick questions.

    1. What can you tell us about the engine and prop, now that Synergy has them? Any interesting issues with diesel, any new insights on using air pressure as a...
  9. Replies
    38
    Views
    24,988

    Quite likely in this case you could still drive...

    Quite likely in this case you could still drive to the airport, where you could get a fix or a waiver or whatever. If you hold the repairman certificate, you could of course fix it (and document it)...
  10. Replies
    456
    Views
    233,733

    Chad, I'm unfortunately not an expert -- and...

    Chad, I'm unfortunately not an expert -- and probably not even a page ahead in anyone's documentation -- on anything really interesting. I can probably squeeze a few hours each month to write...
  11. Replies
    456
    Views
    233,733

    Do we really not want to print interesting...

    Do we really not want to print interesting articles from the Homebuilder's Corner thread on the forum? Every week I see enough material here in our little chat-room of the sky to fill quite a few...
  12. Replies
    19
    Views
    18,941

    Agreed. Something seems amiss. Here's some...

    Agreed. Something seems amiss. Here's some results from dumping it into a spreadsheet. ... Transcription error?



    rpm
    Rpm^3
    times mph
    180 / rpmstuff
    fifth root
    Times 125
  13. Replies
    5
    Views
    5,919

    How about changing the load to "440 lbs with full...

    How about changing the load to "440 lbs with full fuel?"
  14. Replies
    10
    Views
    7,069

    FWIW, SketchUp is free-hand drawing software. ...

    FWIW, SketchUp is free-hand drawing software. It's great if you're an artist already. Autodesk's 123D is what you'd be looking for here. It's a decent free 3d CAD program. But it's not...
  15. IMHO, Sonex missed a bet here. They should...

    IMHO, Sonex missed a bet here. They should instead test the CAD/CNC designs internally to vet the work and the output, work with the guy to make them the best possible for Sonex, then buy them. ...
  16. **Disclaimer** I am not a lawyer and this is...

    **Disclaimer**
    I am not a lawyer and this is only my personal opinion!
    This information is free and worth every cent you paid for it.
    **

    Even if you can't make your CAD/CNC files for someone...
  17. Replies
    6
    Views
    9,915

    If you're in middle school, maybe an overview of...

    If you're in middle school, maybe an overview of the many kinds of things that *can* fly, from Jetman to jumbo jet.

    If you're in secondary school, maybe something about barnstorming and how it...
  18. Replies
    57
    Views
    47,197

    I left out a couple of important points from my...

    I left out a couple of important points from my post yesterday. (Sleep probably really does help.) :-)

    First, while I did say "no one approves", I neglected to say, " ... but everyone attests." ...
  19. Replies
    57
    Views
    47,197

    Open Source Model

    Sorry about the delay replying. It's been a crazy month.



    The OS model makes sense, but you must first abandon the idea that anyone approves anything. Let me say it again. No .. one .....
  20. Replies
    6
    Views
    4,233

    Better yet, find someone else also itching to...

    Better yet, find someone else also itching to build and who doesn't have all your skills and equipment. Either become partners or do two airplanes. Or both.
  21. Replies
    28
    Views
    18,596

    So if a club or builder had the right...

    So if a club or builder had the right numerically-controlled equipment, and previously proven and approved plans, and documented properly each and every nut bold, wire, screw, assembly, etc. then it...
  22. Replies
    28
    Views
    18,596

    Non-commercial

    Non-commercial
  23. Replies
    3
    Views
    5,091

    Pat ... bravo. :-) I'd love to hear what...

    Pat ... bravo. :-)

    I'd love to hear what you really think (or thought.) I love the idea of EAA design / build /fly challenges. After all, we are the experts. I especially like the idea of...
  24. Replies
    57
    Views
    47,197

    Bill, please contact John off-list and ask to...

    Bill, please contact John off-list and ask to join our working group. Our initial thoughts were leaning toward wood. It looks like you have a lot of value to add to our discussion.
  25. Replies
    57
    Views
    47,197

    John, Please add me to your off-list discussion....

    John,
    Please add me to your off-list discussion. richard@ytivarg.com

    Jonathan,
    Thanks for joining up. However, I too am leery of "let's get organized and steer" rhetoric. The fear of...
Results 1 to 25 of 65
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3