The reader is advised to contact the specific aircraft manufacturer directly. Email any questions or comments to the email address to the right. The history of amateur-built aircraft can be traced to the beginning of aviation. Other engines that have been used include chainsaw and motorcycle engines. They can be more challenging to build, requiring metal-cutting, metal-shaping, and riveting if building from plans.
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However, this does not mean that all the credit for the tasks may then be given on the Amateur-Built Aircraft Fabrication and Assembly Checklist to the amateur builder. The amateur builder will receive no credit toward fabrication or assembly for amateur built design projects where military surplus, spare parts, components, and assemblies are used. I don't expect to see dramatic changes in the industry within the next five years. The Homebuilt Homepage is an index and reference on Homebuilt Experimental class aircraft and related information. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from May Articles with unsourced statements from February Articles with unsourced statements from April Articles with unsourced statements from April