Hands, Mind, and Heart

What started as a handful of passionate enthusiasts has developed into a major force—and a significant component—of the aircraft industry.

EAA Hints for Homebuilders

Watch EAA’s collection of more than 500 “hints” on all aspects of building or restoring through EAA’s Hints for Homebuilders, an online video series developed by EAA staff and volunteers.

Get tips from experienced homebuilders on composites, tube and fabric, sheet metal, and wood construction methods as well as general building subjects.

If you have a suggestion for a future Hints for Homebuilders topic, please e-mail info@eaa.org and put “Hints” in the subject line.


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Fabric Covering

Firewall Forward


Hardware, Cable and Safetying

Sheet Metal

Steel and Welding

Tools and Workshop

Weight and Balance