The November 2016 meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday, November 13th at 2:30 PM at the Red Stewart Airfield (40I) Waynesville, OH. I will be giving a report on the Taildragger Fly In. We also need to be thinking about officers for 2017. We can discuss our options and make final selection in December.
The October meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will take place on Sunday October 9th 2016. As discussed at earlier meeting this meeting will take place at the National Museum of the Air Force (http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/), located at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. Continue reading
The May 2014 meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday May 18th. Note that this is the 3rd Sunday and not the 2nd.
The meeting location will be at Jim Hammond’s airstrip and shops on Hyde Rd, about halfway between Xenia and Yellow Springs.
Directions from Red Stewart Airfield below. Continue reading
The April Meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday April 13, 2014 2 PM at Red Stewart Airfield (40I) Waynesville OH.
Brian Cooper will be presenting a demonstration and discussion of practical aircraft fuel alternatives to 100LL. Technical, economic and legal fuel characteristics specific to aviation will be discussed, along with the logistics of on and off airport alternatives to 100LL. Live demonstrations of fuel testing, water contamination, fuel system corrosion and damage will be performed. Whether a 100LL alternative is appropriate for your aircraft or not, you will come away knowing more about your fuel of choice, and the live demonstrations should be entertaining.
Brian has also found a large “hobby shop” near Cincinnati called the Manufactory. Some members may find what they have to offer, such as a 10 ft. break, useful for their projects. Check out their web site at http://www.theManufactory.us/. The Manufactory is located at 12055 Mosteller Rd, Cincinnati, OH. This is just a short distance north of I-275.
EAA Chapter 284 will hold its February Chapter meeting on Sunday, February 9th at Red Stewart Airfield. Time 2 PM.
Brian Cooper will present a gas welding program featuring his Meco midget torch, and his welding table. Others are welcome to bring their gas welding equipment to this workshop. Attached is a brief guide to commonly used gas welding equipment as well as a chapter from an FAA Manual on welding. If you have welding goggles suitable for gas welding please bring them for you use.
EAA Chapter 284 will hold its January Chapter meeting on Sunday January 12, 2014 at 2PM at Red Stewart Airfield. As always feel free to bring information on your projects and any show and tell items. The weather forecast is for decent driving weather on Sunday.