Forming Steel with Arbor Press
Forming steel plate can be made easy using an arbor press and homebuilt fabricated dies. EAA Chapters Manager John Egan reviews his fabricated components then demonstrates how to form a wood floor hold down clamp.
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Bending Steel Tubing
Bending steel tubing is required on many steel tube fuselage designs. Scratchbuilt Super Cub builder and EAA chapter manager John Egan shows a jig he built and demonstrates how to bend tubing using the jig.
The Fun Fly Zone at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017
The Fun Fly Zone at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh is home to all kinds of flying machines, from autogyros and helicopters to powered parachutes, light homebuilts, and the rugged mounts of the Valdez STOL competitors.
Stories to Tell: Spitfire Mk. IX
While any warbird brings some history along with it, this particular fighter, a 1942 Spitfire Mk.IX, brought more than its share when it came to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017.
Take a stroll down memory lane as we revisit the Vintage aircraft area at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017.
Webinar- Liticaphobia (fear of being sued)
The litigious nature of aviation has created a siege mentality on the part of many aircraft mechanics. Mike Busch discusses the effect this has on aviation maintenance, and explores the question of whether the actual risk matches the perception.
Webinar- Preflight Delight: Look Before you Launch
FAR 91.3 places responsibility for the safety of flight on the shoulders of the pilot in command. That means it is up to the pilot to make sure the aircraft is in a condition for safe operation. Prof. H. Paul Shuch will show you how.