Archive: April 1998

On our April 1998 cover was the sleek, motorglider-esque Europa. Actually, not just one but three of them, celebrating the latest Europa XS model,...

Kit Stuff

Drawing on experience; by cartoonist Robrucha.

Letters

Point Your article on EAA publications was spot-on. KITPLANES is the ideal magazine for homebuilders. Your how-to-do-it and how-I-done-it...

Kit Stuff

Drawing on experience; by cartoonist Robrucha.

Letters

Custom CockpitsLove your story about cockpit dimensions (Designing from the Inside Out, December 2013), but one important factor is left out: the time it...

Kit Stuff

Archive: February 1989

On our February 1989 cover we celebrated the “Return of the Cub.” From today’s perspective, it’s hard to imagine it was ever gone, but...

Kit Stuff

Archive: March 2009

Just three months into our yearlong 25th Anniversary year, we had a thoroughly reworked and completely exciting ViperJet on the cover. Lucky Doug Rozendaal,...

Letters

Coming BackI really appreciated LeRoy Cook's article on returning to the cockpit after a long break . A few years ago I came back...

In Case You Missed it

Ask the DAR

Questions about operating limitations when changing engines and adding avionics for IFR.

Dissolving Foam

Last winter, with a storm howling and rattling the hangar doors, I decided to...

The New Old Aero Engine!

ULPower takes a different approach to air-cooled, horizontally-opposed, direct-drive engines. By Steve Ells.

Eliminating Egg-Shaped Holes

Quarter-inch pilot bits in hole saws have a tendency to enlarge the pilot hole...