Dick Koehler explains to us the different types of lock washers we use on homebuilt airplanes, and how to install them using a test plate. Dick is a technical counselor for EAA Chapter 186, an A&P mechanic with IA, and a SportAir Workshop instructor.
Pulling Blind Rivets in Hard to Reach Places
Trying to get a blind rivet into cramped quarters can be challenging. In this week's video, Jon Gougar shares a handy tip to accomplish this task easily. Jon is a Sonex builder from EAA Chapter 383.
Dimpling in hard to reach places
In an earlier Hint, we showed the "simple dimple die". In this episode Wally Anderson demonstrates another special tool that can be used to dimple sheet metal in hard to reach places.
Timeless Voices - Robert Harder
Robert Harder served as a B-52D navigator-bombardier with the 306th Bomb Wing. He flew 145 combat missions during the Vietnam War as part of Operation Arc Light between 1968 and 1970.
Indirect Riveting Technique
In this Hint, Wally Anderson shows how to drive a rivet in hard to reach places like ailerons and flaps. Wally is a Technical Counselor and member of EAA's Homebuilt Aircraft Council.
Webinar - International Learn to Fly Day
International Learn to Fly Day Have you always dreamed of becoming a pilot? It’s not as hard as you might think, with Ron Wagner.
F22 Slow Vert
SBotsford from Albuquerque: Raptor slow fly by with near vertical climb and level off followed with a right turn the hard way.