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Forum: Rotorheads
13th Jan 2019, 01:03
Replies: 57
Views: 12,292
Posted By IFMU

Very cool! I had seen the video a few days ago...

Very cool! I had seen the video a few days ago but wasn't sure if it was publicly released. I bet the prop is fine based on what we saw on X2.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Jan 2019, 22:51
Replies: 24
Views: 2,582
Posted By IFMU

19 psf is pretty high. I bet the inertia is next...

19 psf is pretty high. I bet the inertia is next to zilch. Variable pitch or not autorotation doesn't seem very viable.
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Jan 2019, 03:24
Replies: 24
Views: 2,582
Posted By IFMU

Shouldn't the sultan have checked in to tell us...

Shouldn't the sultan have checked in to tell us how beautiful the Nexus is?
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jan 2019, 12:39
Replies: 28
Views: 1,937
Posted By IFMU

If we cure cancer etc we will need another planet...

If we cure cancer etc we will need another planet to expand to. Money well spent IMO.
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Jan 2019, 21:52
Replies: 32
Views: 5,436
Posted By IFMU

Yes. When I worked in Stratford one of my office...

Yes. When I worked in Stratford one of my office neighbors was an active crane pilot for the Guard. He also said it was fun flying around backwards from the third seat because coordinated backwards...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Dec 2018, 19:43
Replies: 57
Views: 12,292
Posted By IFMU

What looks unreal about it? Looks very...

What looks unreal about it?


Looks very much like the X2 to me. I would assume the upward taper on the vertical fin represents the flare angle in an auto you can achieve without hitting the prop.
23rd Dec 2018, 00:00
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Dec 2018, 18:41
Replies: 20
Views: 1,942
Posted By IFMU

You need a company willing both to pay the costs...

You need a company willing both to pay the costs to bring a part 29 FBW aircraft to certification, and concurrently help the FAA rewrite part 29.
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Dec 2018, 22:07
Replies: 202
Views: 10,299
Posted By IFMU

DIY landing gear fairings. ...

DIY landing gear fairings.
https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/576x432/f9_complete_f3240b8d03bb1a60f9350b22c82df0dc7a5b6837.jpg
These were a pain to polish. Apologies for aviation...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Dec 2018, 23:43
Replies: 202
Views: 10,299
Posted By IFMU

I have two cars from the '90s and two motorcycles...

I have two cars from the '90s and two motorcycles from the 80s. They are still going with their 3000 mile oil changes. Do people just buy new cars in the UK? How do you afford flying?

The 3 auto...
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Dec 2018, 04:33
Replies: 57
Views: 12,292
Posted By IFMU

So, first flight December 45th then. Sikorsky...

So, first flight December 45th then. Sikorsky standard work!
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Dec 2018, 16:38
Replies: 202
Views: 10,299
Posted By IFMU

We built a DIY hovercraft. Now we are doing a DIY...

We built a DIY hovercraft. Now we are doing a DIY Briggs and Stratton hot rod job to get some more RPM....
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Dec 2018, 04:39
Replies: 150
Views: 7,241
Posted By IFMU

it would not be 24VDC. More likely higher...

it would not be 24VDC. More likely higher voltage AC.
800 HP is close to 600 kVA. A 250kVA B787 generator weighs a bit less than 300 lbs IIRC. Motors and generators are similar machines, so...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Dec 2018, 01:23
Replies: 202
Views: 10,299
Posted By IFMU

DIY is alive and well here in the Colonies. I...

DIY is alive and well here in the Colonies. I will agree however there are masses of people who don't know which is the pointy end of a screwdriver. I am doing my best to keep it alive by doing...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Dec 2018, 00:42
Replies: 27
Views: 1,784
Posted By IFMU

Have you tried turning up the radio?

Have you tried turning up the radio?
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Dec 2018, 03:48
Replies: 84
Views: 4,042
Posted By IFMU

The Knack - My Sharona Never gonna stop, give...

The Knack - My Sharona
Never gonna stop, give it up, such a dirty mind
I always get it up, for the touch of the younger kind
My, my, my, aye-aye, whoa!
M-m-m-my Sharona
...
Forum: Rotorheads
23rd Nov 2018, 14:21
Replies: 7
Views: 1,079
Posted By IFMU

Back in 1996, Sikorsky did a demo at Ft Benning...

Back in 1996, Sikorsky did a demo at Ft Benning with the Cypher UAV. They trained a couple of MPs for about 45 minutes, and proceeded to fly a bunch of demos at their MOUT site. Precision drops,...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Nov 2018, 13:05
Replies: 74
Views: 4,862
Posted By IFMU

Excellent article, thanks for the link.

Excellent article, thanks for the link.
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Oct 2018, 01:45
Replies: 404
Views: 119,784
Posted By IFMU

Show some confidence and post that in the 280...

Show some confidence and post that in the 280 thread!
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Oct 2018, 01:42
Replies: 88
Views: 9,205
Posted By IFMU

Caution: aviation content. Back in 2013 my...

Caution: aviation content.
Back in 2013 my son/co-builder was 12. We were deburring holes in our homebuilt airplane tail parts. I had Ted Nugent on the CD player and he asks me, "Dad, is he...
Forum: Rotorheads
15th Oct 2018, 22:10
Replies: 404
Views: 119,784
Posted By IFMU

A 53E making no sound? That I've never seen! Or...

A 53E making no sound? That I've never seen! Or heard I should say.
When they flew the X2 in Elmira, you cannot say the S76 was closer to the X2 trailer. I was there!
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Oct 2018, 22:28
Replies: 24
Views: 1,241
Posted By IFMU

Many hours in gliders.

Many hours in gliders.
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Oct 2018, 04:44
Replies: 404
Views: 119,784
Posted By IFMU

I've never heard the Raider in person. I've...

I've never heard the Raider in person. I've spent a lot of time with the X2. The first time Kevin pulled pitch it got very quiet in the TM trailer. All of us looked up from our screens to see what...
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Oct 2018, 16:00
Replies: 159
Views: 9,221
Posted By IFMU

No car with an automatic. I don't care how...

No car with an automatic. I don't care how awesome they make them, I don't want to be one of those guys who drives an automatic. I have taught both my sons how to drive a manual.
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Sep 2018, 17:02
Replies: 191
Views: 24,463
Posted By IFMU

Some animals are more equal than others.

Some animals are more equal than others.
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