Harmon Rocket N540RM

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<p> 1. Harmon Rocket N540RM A Journey 2. John Harmon July 1993 3. </p> <ul><li>Laminar Airfoil -</li></ul> <ul><li>An experimental laminar</li></ul> <ul><li>airfoil (top) was selected</li></ul> <ul><li>to increase efficiency over</li></ul> <ul><li>the blunt Turbulent airfoil</li></ul> <ul><li>(underneath)</li></ul> <p> 4. Wing Internal Structure </p> <ul><li>14,000 rivets </li></ul> <ul><li>All ribs hydroformed </li></ul> <p> 5. Wing Incidence 6. Lycon Prepared IO540EXP </p> <ul><li>326hp on the dyno </li></ul> <ul><li>Increased compression </li></ul> <ul><li>Ceramic pistons </li></ul> <ul><li>Heads ported</li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>and flowed </li></ul></li></ul> <ul><li>Engine designated </li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>as experimental</li></ul></li></ul> <p> 7. Cowling mock up </p> <ul><li>Composite Construction </li></ul> <ul><li>Bi-directional High Tech Composites </li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>S-Glass </li></ul></li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>Carbon </li></ul></li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>Kevlar </li></ul></li></ul> <p> 8. 6:1 Exhaust Collector 9. Initial Cockpit Layout 10. Wire A to Stud B 11. Battery Weight Trying To Offset The 540ci Engine 12. </p> <ul><li>From Chaos </li></ul> <p> 13. Avionics Hatch 14. Final Push - Long Nights.. 15. Fashionable Footwear 16. Panel Final Assembly 17. Accessory Switches 18. Inflight Serviceable Fuse Panel 19. Fuse Panel Layout 20. Test Flight Session Test Flight Program 21. Ashland OR. 22. Mt. Shasta 23. Paint! 24. Shelter Cove, California 26. New IFR Panel </p> <ul><li>Instrument Flight </li></ul> <ul><li>Climb to the Flight Levels </li></ul> <ul><li>Turn onAuto-Pilot and Oxygen </li></ul> <p> 27. Harmon Rocket III </p> <ul><li>Single Place</li></ul> <ul><li>Sportsman Category Reno Pylon Racer </li></ul> <p> 28. Bruce Bohannons Rocket </p> <ul><li>Time To Climb Records </li></ul> <ul><li>0 3,000 meters </li></ul> <ul><li>0 6,000 meters </li></ul> <ul><li>0 12,000 meters </li></ul> <ul><li>Absolute Altitude Piston ? </li></ul>