Monthly Archives: August 2012

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Designing And Fabricating A New Avionics Panel

Thirty years after her last restoration my N2S-4, the Rag Doll, is in Tony Blum’s Turn & Bank Aviation shop in Deer Park, WA, undergoing yet another one. Since the ol’ girl is now 70 years old this latest restoration should last her to her 100th birthday! One of the [...]

By | August 7th, 2012|Flying-Wire|Comments Off on Designing And Fabricating A New Avionics Panel

A Barnstormer's Morning

Sunrise finds dew settling and soft clouds two feet off the ground As the day begins and the pilot hides inside his homemade bed. The coolness is felt upon his face as he glances at the long shadow the biplane begins to throw across the farmer’s open field. He stretches [...]

By | August 5th, 2012|Flying-Wire|Comments Off on A Barnstormer's Morning