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This is the Canard Owners and Builders Association (COBA) and the new home of the Central States Association (CSA) newsletter! In addition to the quarterly publication, COBA serves enthusiasts of Rutan-designed and Rutan-inspired canard aircraft by providing an online repository for photos, articles, news, and forum conversations.

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CSA / COBA Newsletter 
Spring 2020 issue is now available

In the Spring 2020 Issue of the COBA / CSA Magazine:

• Long-EZ Main Gear Upgrade, Part 1

• CSA Magazine Production Process

• Avionics Series, Part 1

• MT versus Silver Bullet Prop

• EZ Micro Mixing

• Preserving Forum History

• Burt Rutan visits Aussies

• Copperstate 2020

• Much more!


A big thanks to all of our contributors:

  • Bob Holliston
  • Bruce Sinclair
  • Chris Randall
  • Dave Nelson
  • David Orr
  • Dean Showalter
  • Don Berlin
  • Gordon Bowen
  • Joe Person
  • John Basol
  • Jon Matcho
  • Klaus Savier
  • Marc Zeitlin
  • Mike Lazarowicz
  • Terry Scherman
  • Terry Schubert
  • Wayne Blackler
  • Reiff Lorenz
  • Mike Beasley

Subscribers can download the issue from the Documents section of the web site.

Note: This issue IS being physically mailed to all subscribers who subscribed or renewed before March 1st, except those outside of North America and those who have opted for just digital-delivery.


Have a build project update? 

Let us see what you're doing!  We're compiling the next issue -- send us your project update!  Email to Mike Beasley at: