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Visiting the Innovation Showcase

If you are into cool, whether atmospheric or “toys”, there is no better place to hang out than the Innovation Showcase. While most of...
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PS Engineering Shows New Audio Panel With VHF Radio

There’s still a need for two important devices in a radio stack: a VHF comm radio and an audio control panel. PS Engineering’s new...

They’re Only Slightly Off

You’d think that an organization as large as the EAA could reliably count something like conventions, so we have been slightly amused over the...

Aerolite 103 OSH Build Update

Dennis Carley and Rick Hayes set out on Monday to construct an Aerolite 103 Ultralight aircraft in one week. As it turns out, it...

The Perfect Getaway

It had all the makings of a great caper movie - two guys opening a hangar in the dark with a surreptitiously obtained key,...

Lincoln Electric TIG Workshops a Big Hit

As many airshow attendees can attest, attempts to successfully complete welding seminars or workshops often result in an irreversible coma. Well-meaning instructors droning on...
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DeltaHawk Jet Fueled Piston Engine Update

DeltaHawk Engines is hardly a newcomer to AirVenture. It's been showing the progression of its Jet-A 4-cylinder engine for a couple of years, but...

Nose(Gear) Job

If you find yourself at AirVenture, wandering around the Van’s Aircraft booth, make sure to take a look at the fuselage they have tucked...

Thinning The Herd

Walking the AirVenture grounds of Wittman Field on Friday afternoon, it was apparent that the departure process of homebuilts has begun - and in...

Loki (and Paul Dye) Featured in Friday Homebuilts in Review

The SubSonex jet, Loki, and its builder, Paul Dye, were featured in the Homebuilts in Review session Friday afternoon before filled bleachers. After the...

In Case You Missed it

Edging to the Rescue

Sometimes the aircraft kits we build can use a little extra help when it...

Down to Earth

How do you build and fly a homebuilt aircraft while still maintaining a good relationship with spouse and family? That is the question, and Amy Laboda offers some answers.

The Usual Suspect, Part 2: Missing Power

The dark interior of a hangar comes into focus as an announcer says, “Building...

Aircraft Wiring

Instrument panel switch layout for Experimental aircraft. By Marc Ausman.