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Continental Pushrod Tube Modification

Owners of a certain type of Continental engine, the cam-at-the-bottom variety, are undoubtedly familiar with the annoying seepage of oil from swaged pushrod tubes and rubber pushrod seals. Now there's a cure, and author Ron Darcey describes the fix.

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Shop Upgrades

Part 1: Do-it-yourself epoxy flooring.

Aero ‘lectrics

If you've ever wondered who invented the ubiquitous light-emitting diode, wonder no more. Columnist Jim Weir explains the origin and evolution of LEDs, and how to wire them up for use in your aircraft.

Ask the DAR

Additional Pilot Program, proving LSA eligibility, complying with the 51% rule.

Unairworthy

Leaking gascolator.