The Sportplane Builder: Aircraft
by Tony Bingelis
This manual gives an introduction to
homebuilts along with information on construction practices, fiberglass
techniques, canopies, windshields, instrumentation, fuel systems, control
systems, landing gear components, electrical systems, covering and painting, and
after it's finished.
All of Tony's books are must haves for anyone building, or thinking about
building their own airplane. Each is a collection of several years worth of his
columns from the Experimental Aviation Association's magazine, "Sport Aviation".
Each article covers a discrete area in far greater detail than almost any
source, with lots of pictures, and the benefit of not just Tony's experience (8
airplanes) but also his years in the Air Force, as an EAA Technical