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Jerry Folkerts

Jerry Folkerts is a retired Air Force colonel. He’s built/restored four Experimental aircraft and is the designer of the Pedal RV, an all- aluminum children’s pedal plane.

Murphy Resurgent

Darryl Murphy’s airplane company has a new owner and a new push for backcountry relevance.

Utah Adventure

A dad and his dog’s first trip exploring the backcountry.

In Case You Missed it


 Keen on KeensertsI just read Steve Ells’ article on threaded inserts . Good info....

Edging to the Rescue

Sometimes the aircraft kits we build can use a little extra help when it...

Lycoming IO-390 Upgrade

Replacing an IO-360 in a Wheeler Express.

Buying Used: GlaStar

This article begins a new series that takes off from our previous articles on...