Search:

Type: Posts; User: Ron Blum

Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds; generated 59 minute(s) ago.

  1. Yes. An STC is the right way to go. IF the...

    Yes. An STC is the right way to go.

    IF the FAA allowed a modification like this under the experimental category, the certificate would only be good for a year at most.

    Do you think a lot of...
  2. Replies
    1
    Views
    255

    Following.

    Following.
  3. Replies
    4
    Views
    534

    Beautiful airplane! I hope you find plans (there...

    Beautiful airplane! I hope you find plans (there had to be a least 26 other sets out there). Great airplane!
  4. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,753

    Dreams are what it is all about … and where it...

    Dreams are what it is all about … and where it starts.

    I have designed, built, rented, flown other people's airplanes and owned a C175/P172D for a while. All were good at the right time. I also...
  5. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,753

    First, if you're really interested in information...

    First, if you're really interested in information on Debonairs through EAA, you should search/ask the Vintage division/magazine. That source is much more likely to have information that you are...
  6. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,753

    Join ABS. If you think it is too expensive, it...

    Join ABS. If you think it is too expensive, it is cheap in the grand scheme of aviation. The are great people, and their knowledge base is incredible! Tom Turner and staff can tell you anything...
  7. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,832

    Looks like a Taylor Titch.

    Looks like a Taylor Titch.
  8. Marc is exactly correct. No TSO; no play with...

    Marc is exactly correct. No TSO; no play with the certified/TSOd airplanes. The rules are not there for X-plane pilots; they are there to protect the ones playing legally in the NAS.
  9. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,567

    There are many, many books. It depends on what...

    There are many, many books. It depends on what you want. EAA has many of these, many can be found on eBay, many are in EAA used book sales, etc. Yes, I am a geek (engineer) with a degree in...
  10. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,567

    There are tons of good books … mostly older than...

    There are tons of good books … mostly older than me, but … EAA has a wealth of them.
  11. Replies
    3
    Views
    648

    Richtdow: It depends on your gear design. With...

    Richtdow: It depends on your gear design. With bungees, are you looking for total vertical displacement? With an air/hydraulic cylinder at higher landing loads, the piston/cylinder will act as...
  12. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,650

    Although the internet isn't always correct, Wiki...

    Although the internet isn't always correct, Wiki does an okay job on this one in particular. I know Paul owned the right in 1984-1986 when I "updated" the airplane to the Pober airplanes (and...
  13. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,650

    By legal definition all work is copywritten. ...

    By legal definition all work is copywritten. There doesn't have to be marks or statements on the work. It is illegal to steal someone else's work and claim it as yours … or put it in open source. ...
  14. Thread: Stick shaker

    by Ron Blum
    Replies
    17
    Views
    7,632

    One can actually see the vane from the cockpit? ...

    One can actually see the vane from the cockpit?

    So are you saying that the stall warning is shaking rudder pedals?

    Thanks, Ron
  15. Replies
    14
    Views
    2,654

    Just do it. The FAA will not move until they are...

    Just do it. The FAA will not move until they are forced to do so. Newton knew that years ago. "An object at rest will continue to stay at rest until a force is acted upon it." You're best off to...
  16. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,649

    interesting configuration. The slotted airfoil...

    interesting configuration. The slotted airfoil is cool, but not stall proof. The airplane does look tail power limited (which would make the airplane stall proof). Neat concept.
  17. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,644

    Thanks, Ron W., for the great information and...

    Thanks, Ron W., for the great information and Sport Aviation article reference. It's an amazing story. Paul had me put a different airfoil on the Cougar when I worked for him in the mid-80s. I'm...
  18. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,644

    Which airplanes are what in the photo. I know a...

    Which airplanes are what in the photo. I know a few but not all. Thanks!
  19. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,644

    Was the Loving airplane the only other airplane...

    Was the Loving airplane the only other airplane in the competition?

    I found the part about EAA owning the rights to the aircraft interesting (and later rescinded) because that is the premise of...
  20. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,644

    Very cool. Thanks for sharing! I'm sure that...

    Very cool. Thanks for sharing! I'm sure that EAA's Tracy Lifeisanadventure would be interested in these photos and story. She needs to put her Fly Baby first in line to be restored.
  21. Replies
    20
    Views
    6,347

    Fascinating thread!!! My guess is that Airmutt...

    Fascinating thread!!!

    My guess is that Airmutt (Dave) is correct. BIG spinners are good (streamlines the rest of the airplane). I would guess that the propeller was stopping most of the cooling...
  22. Replies
    17
    Views
    4,704

    Nice plates, and nice airplane. There are a...

    Nice plates, and nice airplane. There are a couple Air Bikes in the area.
  23. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,935

    I just want to see where this goes :)

    I just want to see where this goes :)
  24. Replies
    17
    Views
    4,704

    I had FRE2FLY and FLY4FUN for a long time, but...

    I had FRE2FLY and FLY4FUN for a long time, but for the past decade+ and currently have AV8N247 ... inexpensive (and there are a lot) in Kansas.
  25. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,688

    I'll lask at the OX-5 meeting that I am...

    I'll lask at the OX-5 meeting that I am presenting at on Saturday. Thanks, Ron
Results 1 to 25 of 272
Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4