Drill Sizes- Number vs. Fractional
Joe Norris provides an review of drill sizes and the benefils of using numbered drill sizes for accuracy. Joe is the EAA Flight Training Manager as well as a DAR, A&P aircraft mechanic with Inspection Authorization (IA), and EAA Technical Counselor.
In Hints for Homebuilders
Rod End Bearings
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation discusses rod end bearning installation.
Installing Vinyl Graphics
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation shows how to install vinyl graphics using either the wet or dry application method.
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation discusses pulley installation and inspection issues.
Picking up Tack Nails
Timm Bogenhagen from the EAA staff demonstrates using a needle nose pliers to pick up small nails used to nail gussets in place.
Creating Vinyl Graphics
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation demonstrates how to create your own vinyl graphics with the use of an affordable vinyl cutter.
Measuring Control Deflection with a Digital Level
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation shows how to use a digital level to measure the deflection of control surfaces.