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2017 RANS Fly-in Pics
If you weren't able to make it to
Hays, KS this year, there's some nice pics of the
S-20 and S-21 posted by GravityKnight on the forums:
Thread is here.
New 2018 Series Stickers Available
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early release of the new 2018 Series of aircraft
kitplane stickers. These stickers are smaller and
simpler than our regular full size detailed
stickers. If you're looking for a silhouette of your
RANS airplane, order yours today!
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Great KITPLANES Article on a Custom RANS S-9
Have you been reading the series in
KITPLANES about Michael Ryer's super custom built
RANS S-9? Part 2 is in November's issue and is
I've built a RANS S-10 in 2003 and my
hangar partner built an S-9 so I'm familiar with
these airplanes. It's astounding how Michael has
modified his S-9 and I'm looking forward to the
December issue already to keep reading. Nice job
Installing a Panel Mounted iPad
My original plan for the instrument
panel was to use two Dynon HDX screens. As the panel
design progressed, for a number of reasons I chose
to use one HDX screen and an iPad running foreflight.
I mounted my iPad with a mount and power supply from
Guardian Avionics. I originally just bought the
actual mount and installed it in the panel. My plan
was to hide a USB port behind the panel where I
could plug in the iPad. After speaking with Ryan
from Guardian at Oshkosh, I decided to order their
full system (minus the mount since I already had
Please welcome MWfly Aeropower to our website and
was founded in
Guido Fantini and Stefano Marella-both
graduates of the
The goal of the company was to produce an engine for
the L.S.A. (Light Sport Aviation) market.
MWfly started manufacturing and selling the B22
MWfly engine and at the same time MWfly was founded.
The development of the engine, however, did not end
in 2011. With
feedback from users
and the market, the engine is improved in all areas,
further improving reliability and performance. In
on the request of a Russian client, we started the
development of the
that has quickly become our best-selling
product. Since 2011 the
grown exponentially and the progress made by MWfly
in the areas of the production, design and assembly
phases has elevated the quality of today's product.
To date more than
have been produced, 10 have been used for R&D and
marketing activities the rest have been sold.
Please visit their website by clicking on the ad on
the right, or directly by clicking here:
lots of photos of installed engines, visit
this page of their website.