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An Olympic Javelin

Having just finished a Stearman restoration, and having pretty much kept to the original drawings, there was one thing that I found a bit too crude – unworthy of an aircraft with this quality of manufacture.  The javelins.  After all that work to cut a broom handle in half lengthways, [...]

By |2016-11-13T09:33:44+00:00August 5th, 2002|Flying-Wire|Comments Off on An Olympic Javelin

Cold Hands, Skinned Knuckles, and Blind Faith

I’d always wanted a Stearman.  I’d rebuilt a Stampe, a Tiger Moth, a Luscombe and several abandoned projects – but there was always something about  the PT17 that kept me wondering how I’d ever be able to afford one.  Writing a cheque out wasn’t an option.  To begin with, a [...]

By |2016-11-13T09:33:51+00:00February 13th, 2002|Flying-Wire|Comments Off on Cold Hands, Skinned Knuckles, and Blind Faith