Jim Weir takes a look at low-cost and free CAD software available to help you document modifications you've made to your aircraft.
Jam nuts serve a purpose and that is to prevent actuating arms from becoming disconnected. I found three examples on the same airplane. Two...
Aircraft quality nuts, bolts, washers and other hardware are the right things to use if they hold the things together that keep you in the air.
Best practices for driving round-head rivets with a squeezer.
Jim Weir concludes his explanation of how to make any cell phone power up a remote electrical device.
Surface preparation is easy if you have access to a bead blast cabinet.
There are a number of things you will get good at when building an airplane. At or near the top of the list is...
What to keep in mind when buying a used Experimental.
Safety wire and cotter pins.