2019 Engine Buyer’s Guide

In search of the good stuff.

Propeller Buyer’s Guide

There's a perfect prop for every plane.

2019 Homebuilt Aircraft Directory

So many airplanes, so little time: over 1000 aircraft to choose from. Also learn how 10 of our regular contributors chose their own experimental aircraft. Introduction Directory compiled by Omar Filipovic.

2018 Engine Buyer’s Guide

162 ways to turn fuel into thrust.

2018 Homebuilt Aircraft Directory

So you want to buy or build an Experimental Aircraft? Heres how to find the perfect project. Introduction Directory compiled by Omar Filipovic.

2017 Homebuilt Aircraft Directory

Pick a plane, any plane-an overview of kit and plansbuilt fixed-wing aircraft and rotorcraft. Introduction Directory compiled by Omar Filipovic.

2016 Engine Buyer’s Guide

There are plenty of choices to power Experimental aircraft.

Homebuilt Aircraft Directory 2016

Over 1000 kits and plans listed. Introduction by Paul Dye, compiled by Omar Filipovic

Different Strokes for Different Folks

From simple to complex, there's an Experimental aircraft for almost everyone.

How Complete?

Different manufacturers have different ideas about what makes a kit complete.

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Tools for the Home Shop Machinist

Thinking of setting up a home machine shop?
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eXenos Electric Motorglider

Paul Dye describes what's new and what's cool with the Gabriel DeVault Xenos motorglider powered by an electric motor.

Wind Tunnel

Pilots, especially those in low-powered aircraft, must always know how much energy they have available to maintain flight.

Aero ‘lectrics

Transistors don't like excessive heat, but there's a way to beat it: an engineered heat sink.