Big Screen EFIS

How you choose might depend on panel space and your control set preference—but the choices are extensive!
Subsonex paint

Turbine Temptation: Adding Some Color

John Stahr performs airbrush magic on the jet.

Homebuilt Accidents: Fire!

Quite possibly, your eyes glazed over‭ ‬a bit when you saw the title of this‭ ‬article‭. ‬Quite possibly‭, ‬you’re poised to skim forward a...

Turbine Temptation: Final Integration and Testing

It looks almost finished, but there’s still much to do before the jet is ready to fly.

Transponder Buyer’s Guide

Reliable transponder performance is critical in the ADS-B environment.

A Wooden Kneeboard for Tablets

While I owned my‭ ‬Fisher FP-404‭ ‬‭(‬“Restoring a Stored Homebuilt‭,‬”‭ ‬February 2017‭), ‬I was using an Android smartphone running the free Avare navigation app...

Sporty’s PJ2

For a couple‭ ‬of hundred bucks‭, ‬why‭ ‬argue about whether a handheld VHF‭ ‬com radio is worth having‭? ‬Top-of-the-line tablets can cost five times...

Special Delivery

There are events in your life where you‭ ‬will always remember the time‭, ‬place‭ ‬and what you were doing when they‭ ‬happened‭: ‬September 11‭,...

Homebuilt Accidents: Focus on Van’s

The RV series has an excellent safety record.

The Big Toot

The Big Toot Tommy Meyer‭ ‬built is not the two-seat‭ ‬biplane his father envisioned‭. ‬“It was going to be a side-by-side version of Little...

In Case You Missed it

Fine Line Paint Masking

Masking curved lines can be an exercise in frustration. Most tape will not...

Sensor Sensibilities

In 2011, when I purchased my engine sensor package for the then new Dynon...

Learning To Weld

Ken Scott finds that practice makes perfect (or pretty good) as he puts his newfound wire-feed welding skills to the task of replacing rotting wood hangar doors with sturdy, steel-frame ones.

Build Your Skills: Fabric

Most of the hard work is done, and its time for dope. First, pick the right spray outfit, next find a clean, well-ventilated work area and finish your surface preparation, and then you're ready to spray. By Ron Alexander.