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Mark Ausman currently flies an RV-7 that he finished building in 2006. He was founder and president of Vertical Power and has served as an EAA Director since 2011. He flew with the U.S. Navy as a Naval Flight Officer on board the P3-C Orion. He lives in California with his wife and three children.

Aircraft Wiring

Top 10 wiring mistakes. By Marc Ausman.

Aircraft Wiring

Instrument panel switch layout for Experimental aircraft. By Marc Ausman.

Aircraft Wiring

Electrical trim and flaps for Experimental aircraft. By Marc Ausman.

Aircraft Wiring

Good things to know while building your electrical system.

Aircraft Wiring

Electrical system contactors for Experimental aircraft. By Marc Ausman.

Aircraft Wiring

Understanding alternators and voltage regulators. By Marc Ausman.

Aircraft Wiring

Understanding alternators and voltage regulators. By Marc Ausman.

Aircraft Wiring

Electrical system overview. By Marc Ausman.

Electrical System Design

Getting a good start. By Marc Ausman.

In Case You Missed it

Light Stuff

Heres one instance where the sound of silence (as in no engine noise) wont signal the need to start scoping out a place to set down. The Urban Air motorglider offers a compromise that makes the best of both worlds: fuel-efficient powered cruising and exciting powered-off soaring.

Unusual Attitude

Doug Reeves, creator of the Van’s Air Force web site, shares his personal philosophy about what it takes to fly safely and responsibly.

Maxing Out the Fun Factor

For those who have experienced it, the fun of going on a flying trip...

Engine Mounts

Many factors go into designing and building good engine mounts, including consideration of the engines thrust line and gyroscopic precession effects. They deserve our respect.