A great torch for thin wall 4130 work
Many options & combinations with this gas lens kit.
The long ceramic cups allow easy access to tight spots like this flight control weldment. The slender profile of this cup allows good visibility on the weld and access for the filler rod.
As an EAA Technical Counselor I can vouch for the value of these work shops for people first starting out. I got my start at the how to build centers at Oshkosh in the early 90’s. These work shops are more intense and longer duration then the ones at SNF & Oshkosh.
If your in the south east and are new to aircraft construction, interested in building a plane and want to do stuff correctly, efficiently the first time on your build than this is your ticket.
“Success is a mixture: WHAT do you want to do, HOW are you going to do it, How are you going to Fund it, then TAKE ACTION. You need all 4 to win”
I was recently ask on Flight Simulator options by a fellow Pilot so I compiled a list of some of the best stuff you can get for a home flight sim setup, Does not take too many hours of dual flight instruction to pay for it all, giving a bunch of time & availability to get some sim time in while in flight training (private, IFR, Commercial etc) or just brush up on skills
Click on any of the pictures below for more details on the Amazon page.
I’m a huge fan of Freedom fast Lane, Ryan has a great inspirational pod cast to start off the year and kick butt in 2018. Leaves more capacity for “airplane guff” if you get something out of it.
The LSA expo is coming up quick for those who are into Light Sport, Bush Planes & / or live in Florida.
They have recently added #Drones to the line-up and its fun to see a live race. RC / Drone vendors like http://www.getfpv.com & http://www.gravesrc.com are on site with #Merch ;^)
Make sure to show your EAA card for a $5 discount.
For some highlights from last year:
And some pics from previous events: