Monthly Archives: August 2016


Fabrication of Wood Structures

Long before the advanced composite world developed into a very complex design for emerging aircraft there was laminated wood where one could take a product that came from a tree and shape it into a very strong structural member. Wood is classified as either “hardwood” or “softwood.” This determination is [...]

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“Ghost Ship” N-29XF

Stearman’s seem to attract some pretty terrific people. From this special universe I have been blessed with some friendships that seem as lasting as humanity . Aviation, in general, has been the catalyst. However, the Stearman World seems special in that way. A great example is, of course, Galesburg. Certainly, [...]

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