Over several years Hugo Schneider maintained a newsletters that he sent out. They contain information about events of those years but also technical information and experience reports of other builders.
Here is the list of newsletters that we have here. There may be more.
|2||2||1977-2||only PDF||finger strainer, fuel pick-ups, extended landing gear box plates, steeper landing gear angle, anti-shimming springs for Scott wheel|
|5||5||1981-2||only PDF||fuel tank sloshing, stability of Pro-Seal, double windows to reduce noise, shoulder harness attachment points|
|8||8||1982||only PDF||rudder control cable position, Murphy's tips how to make a wet wing, Brekke giving his gear leg a positive flex|
|11||11||1984||only PDF||Flexing gear legs while installed on aircraft, nose gear anti shimmy springs, J. Bede on a different air foil, reverse assembly of wing panels, drag of exhaust pipes, corroded flap bearings|
|26||26||1996||only PDF||Aluminum skin on (existing) composite ribs, Ken Mitchell|
|28||28||1998||done||Fuel system, GPS antenna|
You can also download all newsletters in a zip archive: hugos_newsletters.zip (32 MB!)
Thanks go out to Hugo for getting this information together and for allowing us to publish it here.
Additional thanks to Lance Schlichter, who sent these newsletters in on Jan. 3, 2002.
December, 2002 Bob White delivered additional newsletters (to my doorstep coming from New Mexico by car!). The green marked are these additional ones.
1) The HTML version is an online web page (just like this page). If you click on the number it will open in the browser and you can go back. The HTML pages are converted from the paper copies of the newspapers. This conversion is not 100% accurate. Check the PDF document for the real thing.