I once watched a comedy film in which there was a scene where two people climb into a convertible sports car. An utterly cavalier man with a ridiculous thin-line mustache and a comical French accent turns to the passenger and says: “The first rule of racing is that what is behind you does not matter!” […]
Building even a simple airplane is a tremendously daunting challenge. Just contemplating such an endeavor the builder can imagine a host of his friends and family raising their eyebrows in a suspicious frown as they rhetorically ask: “Who DOES that?” To those unfamiliar this may seem a stretch: Building a plane is a kind of […]
I had just a bit of fun drilling the horizontal stabilizer spar doublers. What’s not to like about being in the shop?
After unpacking and inventorying the parts I picked up from Estes I laid out the horizontal stabilizer skeleton. Pictures and other info here: Stabilizer Skeleton Layout