Tube & Rag !

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Tube & Rag !

Postby kc8wbj » Sun Jan 23, 2005 1:03 am

Presently building 2 nd VP-II in 20 years - This one is Tube & rag , Tri gear , Vair POWERED and I am seriously thinking about makeing it a Parasol wing . :idea: 8) Main gear is like W.W. s Piet has - gear legs & die spring s instead of bungy cords ! Landing gear - DONE . [email protected] KC8WBJ KC
Steel tube - tri gear - 110 H P = Vair Plane - II Fuse-Done Nose gear done Engine done !
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Postby Sean_Caranna » Sat Apr 09, 2005 6:34 pm

How goes the tri gear VP build?
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Postby kc8wbj » Sat Apr 09, 2005 7:34 pm

9April05 : Fuse done - Engine , Done - J-3 style LDG gear , Done ! Fuse complete ---Weights 120 Lbs. Engine cradle-Done! Spars are on their way from Wicks. Marine Plywood - on its way for ribs . Working on my Gold wing trike - - changing engines . Have all new -ASI,ALT,ROC,Tach,oil press and temp. If I knew how to post pictures - I WOULD ! Tim [email protected] KC8WBJ
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Postby Sean_Caranna » Sat Apr 09, 2005 9:31 pm

This is covered under the FAQ at: http://www.wingsforum.com/faq.php#51


To attach a file:

1. Click the "Reply" button;
below the text box is the "Add an Attachment" section

2. Next to "Filename" Click the "Browse..." button

3. The "Choose File" window opens and you select your picture from there.

4. Click the "Open" button and the window will close

5. Next to "Filename" add a comment if desired and click "Add Attachment"

6. Click the "Submit" button to submit the reply.

Hope this helps.

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Project on temporary HOLD ! 8 May 06

Postby kc8wbj » Mon May 08, 2006 1:11 am

Put VP-2 Project on back burner for now .  Am presently building Corvair powered - mid engine - VW bus transaxle ,Via use of Crown adapter - 7 foot wheelbase  ,  TRIKE  .      Should be rideable in about 3 to 5 weeks .         Tim     [email protected]    KC8WBJ           Ohio   U.S.A.
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