Aircraft Brakes

Some experiences and improvements.

The Ultimate Upgrade

Wendell and Martha Solebee’s experience in the automotive restoration business came in handy when it was time to prep their Lancair Evolution for paint.

All About Avionics

Building your own panel need not be daunting. Stein Bruch offers some wisdom about how to keep the project on task and avoid the mistakes others have made.

Bringing a Baby Great Lakes Back

After developing an interest in aerobatics, one builder acquires an airplane that allows him to fully indulge that fascination (after a few hundred hours of rebuilding). By Ron Bearer Jr.

Build It Better: Building a Team

Sometimes working alone in your hangar is exactly what you want. But other times a helping hand is called for, and then it helps to know you’re part of a worldwide homebuilding community.

Out with the Old, In with the New

Upgrading from Slick magnetos to P-MAGS

Electrical System Design

Getting a good start. By Marc Ausman.

Up With Smoke

Installing a smoke system to make your mark in the sky. By Luca "Luke" Perazzolli.

All About Avionics

Panel Upgrades—Wiring your panel. By Stein Bruch.

Fifties Fuse, Teeny Wings

Design and fabrication of a custom wing for a Formula 1 Cassutt.

In Case You Missed it

Building the Bearhawk LSA

The landing gear.

Capturing Air-to-Air Shots

Marc Cook reflects on the years of on-the-job lessons he learned while formation flying and shooting air-to-air photography.

Editor’s Log

On with the shows!

Free Flight

Which way do you lean? Techniques for improving performance by using the mixture control.