Double Ender Bush Plane – Aircraft of the month

 

The Double Ender bush plane looks like something I would have doodled up in a sketch book as a teenager.

Alec Wild brought this vision of a ground breaking aircraft into reality.

http://www.bushplanedesign.com/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wild_DoubleEnder

Video is from the Zane Jacobson at the Back Country Pilot YouTube Channel 

https://backcountrypilot.org/

If your into bush planes I would check out his channel.

Photo from the Bush Plane Design web site.

Bose A20 Aviation Headset with Bluetooth Dual Plug Cable – Product of the Month

 

  • 30% greater active noise reduction than conventional aviation headsets. Connectivity Technology: Wired/Wireless
  • 30% less clamping force than conventional aviation headsets. The ergonomic control module includes an auxiliary audio input with intercom/AUX priority switching, ideal for dedicated GPS and traffic warning systems
  • Clear audio with active equalization. Simple, intuitive headset operation—plug it in, turn it on, go flying
  • Now with Bluetooth audio and communications interface for connectivity with your communications and navigation devices
  • Customizable audio prioritization control lets you mute an audio signal when receiving a communication, or mix the two together

 

Protolabs – Company Spotlight

If your needing some rapid prototype part for your project one company to check out is Proto Labs.

https://www.protolabs.com/

I saw adds for their company a few years ago for getting a design cube for free. it comes flat and when assembled its around 2″ on each side. It has molded in all the good / bad features to include with their processing. So if you want to use the company and these methods it can help guide your design before its finalized.

https://www.protolabs.com/resources/design-tips/design-stronger-molded-parts/