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Dave Forster

Dave Forster
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Dave Forster has built 3 airplanes, 1 helicopter and 1.5 cars. He lives on an airpark in Texas with his wife and Australian Kelpie, where he is trying to figure out what to build next and what he wants to be when he grows up.

Still Searching for Speed

Looking for the perfect next project, part 2.

In Search of Speed

Looking for the perfect next project, part 1.

3D Printing to the Rescue!

Saving a $1,000 headset by making a new earcup bracket.

Rutan Aircraft Flying Experience

Keeping Burt Rutan's classic canards alive.

Print Your Own Parts

Using a 3D printer to make an avionics fan shroud.

Ten Years With A Time Machine

Life with a finished F1 Rocket.

Hello, Tech Support

Im trying to build this airplane, but I have literally never even tightened a bolt in my life.

Straight and Narrow

Wheel alignment 101.

SeaReys to the Dry Tortugas

Two SeaReys travel along the Gulf Coast from Houston to the Dry Tortugas.

In Case You Missed it

Ask the DAR

ELSA condition inspections, converting an ELSA to E/A-B, non-TSOd lighting.

Bringing a Baby Great Lakes Back

After developing an interest in aerobatics, one builder acquires an airplane that allows him to fully indulge that fascination (after a few hundred hours of rebuilding). By Ron Bearer Jr.

Wind Tunnel

Involved in the flight testing of a friends aircraft, Barnaby Wainfan contemplates the consequences (and wisdom) of designing an aircraft around an engine that may prove unsatisfactory or, worse, unavailable.

Alternative Energies

JoeBen Bevirt addresses future energy and transportation needs by tackling them head-on-Jetsons style-with the Joby Monarch. By Dean Sigler.