Engine Day!

SubSonex turbojet engine

I know that "Kneeboard Notes" is supposed to be about flying as well as building--but winter weather seems to have settled into our little valley on the eastern side of the Sierra, and this week has presented low clouds, snow, freezing mist--all of those things that tell you not to open the hangar door. But that's OK - there's lots of building on on in the shop. Today, however, in addition to building we spent all day keeping an eye out for the FedEx truck because it was Engine Day! Engine Day - the special holiday celebrated by all homebuilders when a package worth at least a third of the completed aircraft arrives. In our case - more like 50%... Continue reading "Engine Day!"

D-Motor North America returns to AirVenture

D-Motor exhibit. Photo courtesy of D-Motor.

D-Motor North America is returning to AirVenture and will be located in Booth 639 on Homebuilt Road. D-Motor NA is the Master Distributor of D-Motor engines. We will have examples of our 4 and 6 cylinder flat-head engines in the booth for all to see. We will have our US Dealer reps as well as company reps from Belgium at the booth all week to answer your questions. Continue reading "D-Motor North America returns to AirVenture"