Aero ‘lectrics

Winging it with LEDs.

Dealing With Builder’s Fear

Tips From the New Guy

Plane and Simple

Silicone tape-its for a lot more than just emergencies.

Plane and Simple

Making paint stick to aluminum.

Maintenance Matters

Hartzell propeller overhaul.

The Creative Homebuilder

Buckin' where the sun don't shine.

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.

In Case You Missed it

Wind Tunnel

Stiffness.

Aero ‘lectrics

The subject this month is Schmitt triggers and digital gates, which can be employed for a variety of purposes in homebuilt aircraft including use with switches and sensors or panel lighting.

Editor’s Log

Mary Bernard explores the background of Jeff Ackland and his new Radial Rocket RG, this issues cover story.

Simple Green

Extreme Simple Green - Aircraft is a new product designed to clean your aircraft safely without damaging finishes. Its effective in removing oil and other dirt from the exterior surfaces as well as the interior, and is used by Boeing on its family of airplanes. Its available at specialty stores and aviation supply houses.