Don Jones Rig #2 (Retired in 2008)    Hello, I’m Don Jones and I’m building a Lear 45. It’s a full scale cockpit complete with dual controls and functional avionics. I don’t have a personal internet home page but I’m interested in conversation with other Lear 45 builder. The information in THIS post was originally written a long time ago when I was working on my second Lear cockpit. That cockpit no longer exists. I refer to it in this and other postings on Hangar 45 as “rig #2”. The information in this post is mostly of historical interest and illustrates how certain items wereRead More →

Welcome to the all new Hangar45!  This website is currently under construction.  Over the next few weeks you will see content, pages and an all new forum added to this site.  Don’t worry, if you had content from the old forum, it will be ported over!  Our goal is to keep the same club atmosphere, promote information sharing and as a group, build the best Lear45 home simulators possible.  In the mean time while the forum is down, if you have any questions or need to get a hold of one of the Hangar45 admin, you can email Ron Rollo at or Shane BarnesRead More →