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    Coffee House

    Easy going discussion about anything aviation-related, even for other aircraft types.

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    Canard Desktop Calendar - last post by Erlend Moen

    Introductions, Visits, Sightings & Rides

    Introduce yourself and how you came to be here, find nearby projects, and work the magic voodoo to get a ride.

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    Interesting way to rediscov... - last post by Barry

    Fly-ins & Events

    Fly-ins, gatherings, meetings, and any other events worthy of canardian attendance.

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    Vacuum Infusion Demo - 2017 - last post by flyingclay

    Trip Reports

    Show and tell us about your last canard flight.

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    Trips I've taken - last post by Kent Ashton

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    1. Canard Aviators Mailing List (read-only),
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    4. Dragonfly Mailing List (read-only),
    5. Quickie Mailing List (read-only)

    These sub-forums allow read-only access to canard-specific mailing list groups on Yahoo! and Google.

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    AeroCanard

    AeroCanard SB, FG, SX and RG models (plans and kits based on the Cozy Mark IV)

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    Looking for aero canard/Coz... - last post by dlr11164

    Berkut

    A high-performance kitplane by Dave Ronnenberg based on the Long-EZ

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    What's a Berkut 360 wor... - last post by Marc Zeitlin

    Cozy III & Cosy Classic

    For the 3 place Cozy III and the Cosy Classic from Europe.

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    Engine Cozy mk3 - last post by Kimjensen

    Cozy Mark IV


    1. General & Prebuild,
    2. Chapter 4,
    3. Chapter 5,
    4. Chapter 6,
    5. Chapter 7,
    6. Chapter 8,
    7. Chapter 9,
    8. Chapter 10,
    9. Chapter 11,
    10. Chapter 12,
    11. Chapter 13,
    12. Chapter 14,
    13. Chapter 15,
    14. Chapter 16,
    15. Chapter 17,
    16. Chapter 18,
    17. Chapter 19,
    18. Chapter 20,
    19. Chapter 21,
    20. Chapter 22,
    21. Chapter 23,
    22. Chapter 24,
    23. Chapter 25,
    24. Chapter 26

    Chapter-specific discussion relating to the Cozy Mark IV

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    Cozy weight and balance - last post by TMann

    Defiant

    A true 4-place twin-engine canard aircraft originally offered as plans

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    Metal Constant Speed Props - last post by TMann

    Dragonfly

    A derivative of the single-place Quickie made available as plans and kits

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    Dragonfly Information - last post by sebba

    E-Racer

    A Long-EZ derivative with side-by-side seating designed by Shirl Dickey

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    E Racer v-drive and FIAT co... - last post by Plncraze

    IBIS

    The "french canard", a composite made of wood and foam, smaller than a Long-EZ.

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    Whatever happened to the Ju... - last post by Mechanizoid

    Long-EZ

    Perhaps the most popular tandem 2-place canard from Rutan Aircraft Factory

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    Exaust - last post by TMann

    Open-EZ

    The Open-EZ project is a generic set of supplemental drawings that can be used to build a tandem 2-place canard aircraft.

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    Long EZ bulkhead diagram (f... - last post by Barry

    Quickie / Q2 / Q200 / Tri-Q

    Initially a Rutan design that was further developed as a kit by Quickie Aircraft Corporation

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    My new Airplane, Q2 taildra... - last post by Jon Matcho

    Speed Canard

    A German-designed (Gyroflug) certified canard similar to a VariEze (sold to FFG)

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    Speed Canard Question - last post by Doug G

    SQ2000

    From KLS Composites, originally known as the 'Speed Queen'

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    SQ2000 project - last post by Kent Ashton

    VariEze

    A light tandem canard preceding the Long-EZ and Quickie models

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    New Varieze Canopy - last post by TMann

    VariViggen

    Rutan Aircraft Factory's first canard.

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    Variviggen - last post by alance

    Velocity

    A 4-place kit-plane derivative of the Long-EZ, sold by Velocity Aircraft

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    Lycoming 320 Vs 360 in SEFG - last post by MReid

    All Others

    Any other canard aircraft, plans and kits, in or out of business are always interesting...

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    The Bumerangue EX-27 from B... - last post by TMann

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    General Construction

    General topics relating to the building of composite canard aircraft.

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    Your basic Cozy - last post by Voidhawk9

    Builder Progress Reports & Motivation

    Tell everyone where you're at and how quickly you're moving along (or not).

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    Builder Tips

    Share your favorite tips and shortcuts to help build better planes more quickly

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    Cleco-saving Tip - last post by Jon Matcho

    On a Shoestring

    How to build a plane when you really can't afford it.

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    Homemade CHT Bayonet sensor - last post by Kent Ashton

    Materials

    Foam, fiberglass, epoxy, and everything else used to build these planes.

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    MGS Epoxy 285 vs. 335 - last post by Jon Matcho

    Workshops & Tools

    Show and tell about your favorite workshop places and useful tools.

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    Canopies & Doors

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    Masking tape residue on can... - last post by Nate Mullins

    Control System

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    Long EZ elevator weight/bal... - last post by Marc Zeitlin

    Electrical System

    Wiring practices for ensuring an available electric source on the ground and in flight

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    How to identify 2 Phrase st... - last post by BlairCM

    Finishing & Painting

    Discuss how to get through this final stage of a building project.

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    It's been 12 years sinc... - last post by TMann

    Fuselage

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    Elevator tube gap seal - last post by Kent Ashton

    Interiors

    Topics on how interiors, panels, and seating is customized to fit individual tastes

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    The ideal panel - last post by Rich Goldman

    Landing Gear

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    Narrow wheels - last post by TMann

    Wings & Strakes

    Wings, rudders, canard, and strakes

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    Problem of cracks in wings... - last post by Marc Zeitlin

    Other Modifications

    Any other modifications and improvements with safety in mind (please discuss any "progressive" ideas in the Education > Concepts sub-forum)

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    Under Wing Pitot Tube ? - last post by Kent Ashton

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    General Engine & Fuel System Topics

    Any topics relating to general engine and fuel system options.

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    Engine Choice - last post by TMann

    Continental

    Information and discussion relating to Continental Motors engines

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    Continental O-200 Alternator - last post by Jon Matcho

    Diesel

    Discuss the various diesel options for aviation.

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    DeltaHawk Diesel Engine - last post by goatherder

    Lycoming

    The old standard in aviation engines.

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    O-235 vs O-320 - last post by wolf.

    ULPower

    ULPower Aero Engines include a fully electronic ignition and multipoint fuel injection (FADEC) system as standard.

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    ULPower engine in a Long-EZ - last post by Nate Mullins

    Propellers

    Propellers and prop-related parts

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    Scimatar Prop - last post by Kent

    Auto Engine Conversions

    Any and all topics relating to automobile engine conversions.

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    Ford V6 3.7L - last post by Cozy846

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    Avionics & Instruments

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    Flight Planning, Safety & Technique

    Let's make all destinations be safe trips with as many happy landings as there are takeoffs

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    Nexrad delay can kill you - last post by Voidhawk9

    Operations

    Operating costs and maintenance

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    Reducing landing speed usin... - last post by Marc Zeitlin

    Models, Simulators & Concepts

    Modeling and Flight Simulation are valuable approaches to safe aircraft design -- share your ideas, experiences, and concepts here.

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    Updates to sims? - last post by Voidhawk9

    Performance, Aerodynamics & Structure

    Flight performance characteristics and other factors relating to canard aircraft

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    Tandem vs. Side-by-side Erg... - last post by Kent Ashton

    Rules & Regulations

    Discuss federal aviation regulations relating to the building and flying of canard aircraft

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    406MHz EPIRB/PLB/ELT - last post by longez360

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    For Sale (or for FREE)

    Got something you want to sell or donate to another member? Commercial vendors are welcome.

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    Sales I've seen - last post by Kent Ashton

    Wanted to Buy (or Borrow)

    Want to buy something? Maybe someone in the community has what you need!

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    Vendors, Product Info, Reviews & Feedback

    Information, reviews and feedback relating to vendors of aviation products.

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    ADS-B In: On the cheap - last post by Jon Matcho

    CG Products

    A support area dedicated to CG Products (from the Cozy Girrrls), makers of fine custom aircraft parts and hardware.

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    Forum tips and announcements can be found here.

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    Questions, Feedback & Suggestions

    Any and all input is encouraged towards improving The Canard Zone forums. Post your question or suggestion here.

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    Test forum area for finding out how the forum software works and operates.

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