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Homebuilt or Store-Bought?

Raising the bar for RV-10 interiors to an entirely different level. By Bruce Eicher.

Panels in Days, Not Months

Pre-built panels are an easy way to save time and eliminate frustration during avionics installation. By Bruce Eicher.

Emergency Parachutes

A safety net you can wear. By Bruce Eicher.

Check Your Six!

Rearview mirrors for your homebuilt fighter plane. By Bruce Eicher.

Full Inverted Pocket System

Extra storage for small carry-on items in an RV-8.

In Case You Missed it

Industry Report: What’s Up With LSAs?

Four years after SLSAs were approved by the FAA, dozens of companies producing more than 100 aircraft models have qualified as SLSAs. Dave Martin examines the state of the industry in light of the current economic climate.

Editor’s Log

Indistinguishable from magic.

The Home Machinist (Part 11)

In our continuing series, author Bob Fritz explains how to use a boring head to drill odd-size or big holes. Hint 1: The bigger the hole, the slower the going. Hint 2: The traveling rest, which moves with the cutting tool, braces the material in two directions to minimize flexing.

Engine Beat

UL Power of Belgium adds two new engines to its product line that are distinguished by the inclusion of Full Authority Digital Engine Control (FADEC). By Steve Ells.