THE SPORTPLANE BUILDER
Introduction to homebuilts along with info on construction practices, fiberglass techniques, canopies, wind- shields, instrumentation,fuel systems,control systems, landing gear components, electrical systems, covering and painting and more. 320 pgs, completely illustrated.
SPORTPLANE CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES
Third in a series of outstanding books from the dean of homebuilders. Includes sections on getting ready to build, construction practices, fiberglass components, control systems, aircraft interiors, canopies and windshields, landing gears, instrumentation, electrical systems and finishing. 368 pages, fully illustrated.
The complete guide to engine selection, firewall preparation, engine mounts, exhaust systems, hoses and lines, cowlings, fuel systems, ignition and electrical systems, instrumentation, propellers spinners and much more. Highly recommended by Rutan Aircraft Factory. 303 pages, completely illustrated.
BINGELIS ON ENGINES
A treasury of practical engine information for aircraft builders, owners, restorers and mechanics. Things you need to know about engine selection, engine installation, firewall preparation, baffles, cooling, fuel systems, ignition and electrical, exhaust systems, props and spinners... all are thoroughly covered. Presented in clear, easy to understand language and illustrated with photos and drawings, this is another of Tonys incomparable collection of articles from EAAs Sport Aviation magazine that addresses powerplant issues facing todays sport plane builder and pilot/ All the right answers at your finger tips.
Packed with information for the homebuilder / aviation enthusiast that creates a greater understanding of building an aircraft. Im in the middle of my first project and with the help of these books, my questions are being answered, my awareness and understanding is growing and my build is getting done faster and more efficiently. Consider them essential if you are building your own plane.
Came undamaged and in good condition the material looks accurate Ive been reading for a couple days now so far no complaints i do like the fact that its spiral bound and makes it easier to flick through pages
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