Do-It -Yourself Aircraft Jacks

Having completed two basic welding courses, I was a solution looking for a problem.

Firewall Forward: Tools of the Trade

Here are the tools you'll need during your engine installation, plus suggestions for keeping them organized.

Homebuilt Accidents: Pilot Error

The fault is not in the stars, but in ourselves.

Induction Wave Propagation

Yet another way to increase engine volumetric efficiency.

Error Chain

It Got Very Quiet!

Turbine Temptation: Building the Airframe

Rule number one for building the SubSonex: Build from the inside out. Rule number two: Never close anything until you have no choice but...

Avionics Special: Garmins G3X

Garmins latest entry to the EFIS market lives up to the company's reputation for providing value for the price. By Marc Cook.

Completions

Builders share their successes.

In Case You Missed it

Wind Tunnel

Design process-wing size.

Alternative Energies

Diesel engines, anyone? How about biofuel? More builders are turning to such alternatives in the name of fuel economy, while the industry awaits fuel cells and better batteries. By Dean Sigler.

The New Guy

Ten riveting tips. By David Boeshaar.

Editor’s Log

Mary Bernard discusses staff changes at KITPLANES and the new series and columns that are making their debut this month.