Three to Get Ready

"…Now go cat, go…But don't you…Step on my Blue Suede Shoes." Elvis was singing this in 1957, and yes, I convinced my mom that...

Aero ‘lectrics

Staying current.

Aero ‘lectrics

Columnist Jim Weir offers his annual awards for the best products or services seen at Oshkosh/AirVenture 2007.

DIY Firewall Boots

Need to seal your firewall, reduce carbon monoxide and allow components to move freely? Chuck Dieterich shows you how to make firewall boots.

Aero ‘lectrics

Jim Weir takes a look at low-cost and free CAD software available to help you document modifications you've made to your aircraft.

Aircraft Plumbing: Flexible Lines

Best practices

Jam Nut Triple Threat

Jam nuts serve a purpose and that is to prevent actuating arms from becoming disconnected. I found three examples on the same airplane. Two...

Aero ‘lectrics

Break out your laptops, iPhones and iPads. There is a new batch of apps and other software that can help pilots chart their course when traveling cross-country.

Practical Electrical

Wire termination science, part 2.

Maintenance Matters

Look beyond the starter motor to solve starting problems.

In Case You Missed it

Engine Update: EI Commander

EI Commander helps keep you aware of both whats happening with your engines electronic ignition and, as importantly, why. By Marc Cook.

Letters

TIG or MIG? You Got us!In the article on Vetterman Exhaust the statement...

Home Shop Machinist

The jack hack.
light gun signals

Rear Cockpit: Light Gun Signaling

Silent running.