Category Archives: Tail

Cages, Mounts and Cowlings

This update is long overdue – but well worth the wait. Our welding, machine and fiberglass shops have been running non-stop and so much progress has been made! They are DONE! The fuselage fixtures AND the Lycoming dynafocal mount. Beta … Continue reading

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I Do Not Have Time to Build an Airplane!

Well – I beg to differ.  What can you accomplish on your EAB project in 1 hour? Consider this little story from today…. So, Dan sent an email late last night to our beta builder Bob Woolley.  It went something … Continue reading

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Panther Tail Cone

We have test fit the Panther tail cone parts and all is coming together nicely.  These are the first of the matched tool parts and we are happy with the results! We also finalized much of the fuselage this weekend … Continue reading

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Panther Fuselage Progress and Other Updates

The Panther Fuselage production welding is underway.  We have a tube kit professionally cut off of a model that Dan designed with the CNC company.  Then the tubes get fitted in the proper fixture and welded.  There a many small … Continue reading

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What is it like to actually build a Panther?

Like all airplanes the Panther was designed with a specific set of compromises. One major goal was ease of build and a low parts count. We would like to give you a taste of what it is actually like to … Continue reading

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Panther Tails are Gearing UP for Flying Outta Here!

Dan has been drawing plan sheets at an amazing rate and parts are all coming together. We will be finishing parts up this weekend and tail kits will start shipping out to their new homes by the end of next … Continue reading

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The weather isn’t the only thing thats HOT in Florida!

The Panther is painted, put back together, GRT installed and back in the air as of this morning.  Here are some photos on the ground.  In flight shots coming up soon!

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