Re: KR> In-flight Fire

2017-01-29 Thread Tinyauto--- via KRnet
Well that is scary! Lucky he didn't get to pattern altitude and then break out in flames. Looks like the only thing salvageable would be the engine. Thank goodness the guy will survive! Kevin Golden Streak Shadow In a message dated 1/29/2017 4:21:37 P.M. Central Standard Time,

Re: KR> Video of cylinder w/transparent head

2017-01-28 Thread Tinyauto--- via KRnet
If you like this, check out what else this kid has built. I like the one where he took 4 single cylinder Briggs engines and put them all together to form one 4 cylinder engine. A bit crude, but still neat! Kevin In a message dated 1/28/2017 9:58:46 P.M. Central Standard Time,

Re: KR> KR 1 project

2017-01-02 Thread Tinyauto--- via KRnet
I don't think he said retracts. He said it had tricycle gear. Normally these are tail draggers. In a message dated 1/2/2017 9:24:12 P.M. Central Standard Time, krnet@list.krnet.org writes: very cool! question, I think you said it had retracts, if so where does the nosegear

Re: KR> KR 1 project

2017-01-02 Thread Tinyauto--- via KRnet
Well I must say Dennis is building very different from what is normally seen. The photos bring up a lot of questions. You may have mentioned it before, but is the sides of this fuselage fiberglass instead of plywood? Also are the rib to spar shelf brackets temporary? Neat canopy. I am