Build a Bear: Some Assembly Required

Much more than Tab A into Slot B: Team Prizio assembles the Texas Sport Cub.

All About Avionics: EFIS Dreams 2010

In this years update of the options for EFIS buyers, we find that while some companies have folded or opted out of courting homebuilders, others are marching ahead with new products, features and cooperative arrangements. By Stein Bruch.

Avionics Special: Garmins G3X Engine Monitoring System

Ponying up for the engine-monitoring portion of Garmins G3X EFIS suite requires careful consideration, but the result is a truly integrated solution. By Marc Cook.

Ka-ching!

Continuing the engine rebuild after his RV-9 suffered an untimely prop strike, Bill Repucci discovers that what should have been a straightforward installation turns out to be anything but.
ADSB - the final lap

ADS-B – The Final Lap

The real deadline is upon us for ADS-B, are you ready?

Ticket to Fly. IFR or No?

Like hundreds of fellow enthusiasts, the weather kept us out of Oshkosh 2019 on pre-show Saturday, and like dozens of refugees, we hunkered down...

Aircraft Brakes

Some experiences and improvements.

2021 Homebuilt Aircraft Directory

Over 1000 aircraft to choose from.

Testing, Testing!

Part 2: Determining Material Properties

In Case You Missed it

Aero ‘lectrics

Jim Weir responds to a reader request to find a way to make any cell phone turn on an electrical device.

The Ultimate Upgrade

As Martha and Wendell Solesbee near completion on their Lancair Evo, they encounter the minor setbacks that make the “90% done, 90% to go” expression ring true.

Editor’s Log

As Editor-in-Chief Mary Bernard steps down from her post at KITPLANES, she thanks the team that helps create the magazine each month and welcomes her successor, Paul Dye.

Ask the DAR

Transferring an aircrafts repairman certificate, replacing a lost airworthiness certificate, converting a certified aircraft to Experimental.