Teaching Tool

While wandering around Sun ‘n Fun this afternoon, we were stopped by this excellent demonstration of cylinder technology on the table at the Superior...

They’re Not Kidding!

When Sun ‘n Fun posts a warning sign about the local wildlife in Florida, those folks who “aren’t from around here….” would do well...
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Hartzell Propeller Update from Sun ‘n Fun 2022

Hartzell's JJ Frigge offers an update on the company's latest backcountry props as well as a look at what's cooking for the rest of...

Supercharger for Jabiru 3300

Marc Holcomb, a retired Hughes Aircraft engineer, has developed a supercharger for the popular Jabiru 3300A engine. While the stock 3300 develops about 120...
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Dynon FastTrack

The avionics portion of a homebuilt aircraft project can be both time-consuming and intimidating to some builders, but Dynon has set out to tame...

Pipistrel to Market Its Electric Power Unit to Builders and Developers

Pipistrel Aircraft has sunk thousands of hours and untold buckets of money into developing an all-electric propulsion system for its Alpha Electro and Alpha...

Old Pilot’s Camper Journal: Sun ‘n Fun 2022 #6

Yesterday was a rain day. When you are camping in a small tent, wind and rain strike fear into your heart. My neighbors in...

Preparing for the Wonder!

Sonex Aircraft doesn’t have an official booth at Sun ‘n Fun this year, but they do have a presence—at the EAA tent! Sonex company...

Into Every Show, a Little Rain Must Fall

It seems that no week in April can go without at least one thunderstorm in central Florida and this week was no exception. Although...

Challenge: What’s-it?

You can find dang near anything at a fly-in (with vendors) the size of Sun ‘n Fun. For instance there is an aircraft surplus...

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Around the Patch

A visit to the CubCrafters factory in a rural area of Washington state can get a guy thinking about leaving big city life behind. By Marc Cook.

Vacuum Forming Leading Edges

Making long, straight bends in sheet metal is easier than you think.

Three to Get Ready

"…Now go cat, go…But don't you…Step on my Blue Suede Shoes." Elvis was singing...

EAA’s One Week Wonder

From a Zenith standard kit to the flight line in a week—and you can help.