Jim Marske working on the Pioneer III wing spar
Steven Kozelha, Mike Nutnick, Benny Cox,James Terry,Richard Gammon, and Joe Schmitt
Lucian Martin. Mat Redsell, and James Terry
The making of a sample spar in the workshop.
Spar design and Construction Workshop.
Saturday and Sunday October 16 and 17, 2004. Cost $250
Bring your laptop computer (ibm)
Saturday Oct 16, 2004
9:00 am -General construction techniques of spar
Hand layup rovings compared to Carbon rods
11:00am Question and answers on General spar constructon methods
12:00 Lunch $5 in the pot for a smorgasbord style cold lunch
1:00 pm Work the math for calculating the number of rods required
3:00 pm Use the computer spreadsheet for calculating spars for individual projects
4:00 pm Build sample spars! -Get your hands in the building
6:00 pm Dinner break
7:30 pm Film on the testing of the Genesis spar testing to destruction, Marske Pioneer Movies, shop work, discussion, personal projects
Oct 17, 2004
10:00 Spar fittings. Tongue and fork, Carry through, Lap.
1:00 pm -Spar testing and how to test a wing and the math behind it
3:00 pm -participants projects
4pm questions, reviews and projects
Pre-registration is required ($125).
Marske Flying Wings
Phone for information:
TO REGISTER: You may register by email or phone 1-740-223-3550 Cost of registration is 50% of the cost of the course(s). We accept Visa and Mastercard
Registered participants to date:
Bring a lap top computer if you have one! Each particpant will receive a CD with the course booklet on it and spreadsheets for spar calculations.
Maps: to get Marske Flying Wings, put in our address. See also the bottom of this page for map.
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Daytime snacks and lunch will be provided (everyone throws in $5) and restaurants are close by for breakfast and supper.We have a refrigerator and microwave.
Free Camping or "sleeping bag in the office" is available at the Marske workshop, complete with hot showers!
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