Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation Services demonstrates the use of a spark tester to bench test a magneto and the spark it generates.
In Hints for Homebuilders
Clean Air for Your Shop
Mark Forss from the EAA staff shows how to homebuild a dust collector to help keep the air in your workshop clean.
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation Services discusses the magneto impulse coupling and shows its component parts and how they operate to generate spark and aide in starting your engine.
Mark Forss from the EAA SportAir Workshops staff demonstrates how to customize a ruler to aide in easily locating evenly spaced holes.
Mark Forss from the EAA staff demonstrates various ways to measure and layout lines using a sharpie marker.
Fast Curing Fiberglass
Mark Forss from the EAA staff demonstrates how to set up a system to fast cure composites using heat. Always follow resin manufactures' recommendations for any heat curing processes.
Mark Forss from the EAA staff demonstrates various types of clamps that can be used as a third hand to hold assemblies while building.