Tech Tips

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Now that this is out of the way, here is a collection of Technical Tips from our own Technical Advisor, "Baldo" himself, Aldine Patton, as well as others who have to expertise to give "Tech Tips". . .


Tech Counselor Al Patton says that common household items could be used instead of fancy store-bought things for our aircraft needs . . .

Al's thoughts on flight testing an amateur built aircraft . . .

Al's thoughts about high aircraft engine oil temperature:

Al gave several possible causes for high oil temperature readings:


Greg Lindsey, who works with communications radios, had these suggestions at one of our meetings:

You may link HERE to the National EAA WebSite, and enter the "Members Only" area to find the EAA Tech Advisor nearest to you.

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