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Build Update August 7th 2018: Brakes, and Glareshield
Today I got a ton of work done on my hydraulic brakes system. I assembled the mount for my master cylinder and through some testing and pretending to sit in the cockpit to get a feel for where I want my brake lever, I located the exact position. I drilled a...

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Build Update July/August 2018: Controls
Part 1: The Rudder Pedals I laid out the cuts I'd need to make, the holes I'd need to drill, and gathered my hardware. Then I pinned two blocks together using a  drill bit, and updrilled them to 3/16" together for perfect alignment, once drilled I put  the ...
Build Update July/August 2018: Controls
Build Update July/August 2018: Controls
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Build update: Reassembling the Aerovee Part 2 May 2018
This time I got plenty of pictures. With the case halves joined and each throughbolt torqued according the manual I moved on to preparing my new cylinders. The cylinders and pistons got cleaned with laquer thinner, then oiled and then assembled together. I ...

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Isaac's Flying Stories Ep 7: Sun-n-Fun 2018
We flew for a few hours southeastwards to Florida, but when we reached Tallahassee, it became clear we were not getting through. An entire line of thunderstorms had cut of the state! we ducked into a little airport and the locals let us tie down in an open ...
Isaac's Flying Stories Ep 7: Sun-n-Fun 2018
Isaac's Flying Stories Ep 7: Sun-n-Fun 2018
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Build Update June 29: The Landing Gear
The past week or so I've ben working on installing the hydraulic brakes and wheels. Fabricating the wheel pant attach plate, Testing the stackup, attach plate, brake housing, wheel, Thoroughly greasing the wheel bearings Complete! This year at Oshkosh I wil...
Build Update June 29: The Landing Gear
Build Update June 29: The Landing Gear
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Isaac's Flying Stories ep7: The 2018 Midwest Sonex Fly in!
 This Year's Midwest Sonex Fly in was a smashing success, great weather, fantastic food, and 30+ Sonex Builders and Pilots showed up! My dad and I flew in from our home airport in Mississippi. The flight to Fayetteville only took about 3 hours, with a fuel ...

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Build update: Reassembling the Aerovee Part 1 April 26 2018
The engine was all apart, scattered between 6 plastic bins of various sizes.  The first step in my Aerovee assembly manual was to thouroghly clean the mating surfaces of the case halves, and file away any flaws from the manufacturing process. I used Laquer ...

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Build Update April 5 2018: Dissasembling the Aerovee
The engine I bought was already built, and had not been run. My dad and I planned to take it all apart to give me a better understanding of the engine, as well as to identify any problems before they got bad. The Arovee engine was heavy and awkward to move....

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Very loose build update
So It is full swing gymnastics meet season, and I'm working extra hard on schoolwork to make up for the time I'm away at gymnastics meets, and I'm building and flying whenever possible. With that all on my plate there is very little time for writing, but I ...
Very loose build update
Very loose build update
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Life update
I am out of town this week for a gymnastics competition. Here is a video I put together of my last competition. Also, I will be speaking at Sun'n'Fun 2018! On the first day of sun'n'fun, I will be doing a 1 hour talk about beign a teen and building an airpl...
Life update
Life update
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