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Making Tapered Ribs

Restoring the damaged wings of the only Dalotel DM165. By Ray Ordorica.

O For Some Plans!

Builder Ray Ordorica is in the process of realizing a long-term dream of building the real airplane that he flew as a model during his early years. The project is not without its trials, though, as original plans are not available, and many small mysteries must be solved before the real building can begin; by Ray Ordorica.

In Case You Missed it

Three to Get Ready

"…Now go cat, go…But don't you…Step on my Blue Suede Shoes." Elvis was singing...

A Wood Tailwheel Lift

(Or how to save your achin' back.)

Smooth Out Your Ride

Dynamic propeller balancing can smooth out your ride and reduce wear and tear on engine parts.

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.