Yes, dear reader, today your faithful scribe assumed the position atop one the most exciting homebuilts in the universe, the Holmes Jetmobile. Only a few have dared, but nothing is too radical for Kitplanes! Continue reading "Flash - Exclusive - We Fly the Jetmobile!"
Here's a pretty bit of carbon fiber, a cooling plenum for the new Commuter Craft side-by-side canard. The air intakes are located in the high pressure area under the root of each wing. Rather than fool around with updraft cooling, nicely shaped ducts feed the top of the plenum on each side of the Titan IO-340. The cylinder baffles are conventional aluminum wraps. Continue reading "Airbrushed Cooling Plenum - Because, Why Not?"
Sun 'n Fun, like any gathering of the aviation clan, is as much about meeting people as it is about airplanes. This is Milton, on the right. We found him camped under a live oak draped with Spanish moss when we grabbed the campsite next door. Milton just finished an RV-12, then started right in on a Legal Eagle. Continue reading "It's About Meeting People"