Lessons From A Repeat Offender

What I learned from building four airplanes.

Testing, Testing!

Part 3: Testing components and assemblies.

The Seclusion Solution

How my GlaStar turned a five-hour drive into an hour.

Three Vs. Three

A rare chance to get solid numbers on two new-generation composite props.

Buying Used: Sonex & Waiex

What you need to know when shopping for these Sonex Aircraft models.
GlaStar in flight

Return to Flight

A GlaStar’s Titan IO-340’s tale of tweaks and temptations.
Instrument panel

Mike and Laura Starkey’s RANS S-21: Part 9

Panel planning and building.

Antenna Wiring

Don’t shortchange the job with the wrong cable, sloppy routing or flawed crimping techniques.

Testing, Testing!

Part 2: Determining Material Properties

In Case You Missed it

25+ Years with an RV-6

The story of N168TX.

Design Process: Landing Gear, Part 4

Last month we looked at how the static stability of the airplane when it...

Around the Patch

Editor in Chief Marc Cook was skeptical early on about using the Primary Category to address the problem of over-reliance on commercial builder assistance. But further consideration made him think it may have a role to play in the FAAs revised guidance.

Covering a Replica with Grade A Cotton and Irish Linen

A precise reproduction of the Spirit of St. Louis must have authentic fabric.