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by mschuler
Mon May 02, 2022 2:30 pm
Forum: Falco Discussion
Topic: Inner wheel well doors
Replies: 0
Views: 1155

Inner wheel well doors

Hi folks,
I am having trouble in getting the doors to close completely when either in the extend mode or retract mode. The linkage/actuator as per the drawing is being used and careful attention was paid to the measurements outlined therein. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
by mschuler
Fri Feb 11, 2022 8:16 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Falco Dinner Oshkosh 2022
Replies: 0
Views: 3485

Falco Dinner Oshkosh 2022

Date: Tuesday, July 26
Time: 6:00pm
Where: Fox River Brewing Company, Oshkosh.

Please let me know who is coming and how many are in your party.
by mschuler
Thu May 20, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Airventure 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 8452

Airventure 2021

Hi Falco Flyers, The Falco dinner has been arranged for Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at the Fox River Brewing Company. FOX RIVER BREWING CO. 1501 Arboretum Dr, Oshkosh, WI 54901 Reservation at this time is for 20 people. Let me know who is coming so I can advise the restaurant acc...
by mschuler
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Michael Schuler
Replies: 0
Views: 9177

Michael Schuler

I am Michael Schuler located in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. Burlington is a part of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) with a population of around 6 million. Its industrial base comprises an inventory of some 900 million square feet. Compared to Chicago with about a billion square feet. I, together wit...
by mschuler
Thu Feb 04, 2021 9:33 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Lorenc Kodheli
Replies: 6
Views: 16925

Re: Lorenc Kodheli

I used T88 as an adhesive and West 105 resin for laminating, coating the interior, and fiberglassing the exterior. Many builders consider epoxy as the way to go but there is a caution about leaving the airplane in direct sunlight to a point where the surface heats up to extreme levels. The wise will...
by mschuler
Mon Oct 26, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Falco Discussion
Topic: Nose Gear Bay Doors
Replies: 3
Views: 11078

Nose Gear Bay Doors

I am having difficulty in understanding how the front portion of the doors fit. The drawing shows that the hinges are at the fuselage/door bay edge. The nose gear linkage is below that level. And, the triangular piece of nose gear door (affixed to the strut) fairs into the lower cowl such that it is...
by mschuler
Thu Oct 15, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Falco Discussion
Topic: Hello Falco World
Replies: 19
Views: 44139

Hello Falco World

Nice to hear that this forum exists.

Our Falco is nearing completion!