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Super-bright LED lights for your Zenith:

These Zenair-branded 3-way wingtip-mounted LED lights from AeroLED are the brightest and highest quality LED lights available on the market today. Available at a great price exclusively for Zenith builders and owners.

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Welcome to the Zenith and Zenair builders and flyers online community. Zenith.Aero is for and about Zenith aircraft builders and flyers. We invite you to explore and to share your own information... See for the official Zenith Aircraft website.


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Gary Welch posted a blog post

Mobility Cart Tug - and Keeping the Wife Involved

I bought a $40 non-working mobility cart at a yard sale. I got lucky and, although the wiring was all screwed up , the 24 volt motor still worked. When I bought it I told my wife this was HER aircraft tug. It was a way of getting her partially…See More
3 hours ago
Normand Lambert posted a status
"October19th. CH750 Stab skin being fitted."
13 hours ago
Normand Lambert posted a photo

CH750 - Stab underside skin

Got the 0.020 aluminum needed for the Stab skin. Started with the underside. The Stab skeleton becomes very rigid when covered with its skin !
13 hours ago
Scott Gallant posted a status
"Drilled the bottom skin today."
15 hours ago
Scott Gallant posted a photo
15 hours ago
David J. Beaulieu posted photos
16 hours ago
Clint L Gosch posted a status
"Temporarily installed rudder pedals, fabricated both 75c1-5's, preparing to install control mixer 75c1-6."
18 hours ago
Clint L Gosch posted a status
"Temporarily installed rudder pedals, fabricated both 75c1-7's, preparing to install control mixer 75c1-6."
18 hours ago
Clint L Gosch posted photos
18 hours ago
Kevin Lippert posted a video

Zenith CH 750 Dirt Strip Landing (5AZ6)

My first dirt strip landing in my 750, Motown airport in Arizona.
20 hours ago
Kevin L. Waldroup posted discussions
Profile IconMatt "the newb", Tim Camarata and Steven & Katherine Turk joined Zenith Aircraft Builders and Flyers
Kelvin Carson posted a photo
Michel Therrien posted photos
Mark Stratman posted a discussion

The purpose of bolts alongside rivets

Curious if anyone can provide a brief explanation on this.  The center hinge bracket attaches to the spar of the horizontal stabilizer with 3 A5 rivets and 2 AN3-5A bolts, one on the top and one on the bottom.Are these bolts simply for safety, to…See More
Zenith.Aero posted a video

Flying the SAM-EX

Take-off and landing in the SAM-EX aircraft, in taildragger configuration, powered by the Lycoming O-360 engine.
Ed Perl is now a member of Zenith Aircraft Builders and Flyers
A photo by Kayle Mortensen was featured

Freshly Refurbished in the Fresh Snow

First taxi out of the hangar since I began the refurbish. My Zenith 701 C-IHAN at CES4 Westlock.
A photo by Graham Kingaby was featured
Patrick Hoyt posted a photo

Zodiac's Nest

Flew over the new foundation of the home we're building on a residential airpark.Can you tell which part is the "house" and which part is the "hangar".... ;-)

New from Zenith:

Weather Maps

Custom Instrument Panels
for your Zenith

Custom instrument panels are now available directly from Zenith Aircraft Company exclusively for Zenith builders and owners. Pre-cut panel, power distribution panel, Approach Fast Stack harnesses, Dynon and Garmin avionics, and more.

New Custom Upholstery Kits for your Zenith Aircraft:

Zenith Vinyl Upholstery Kits

New Zenith Apparel from EAA:

Zenair Floats

Flying On Your Own Wings:
A Complete Guide to Understanding Light Airplane Design, by Chris Heintz.

Builder & Pilot Supplies:

Zenith transition training

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Zenith stickers for your car

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Zenith Aircraft For Sale 

Classified listing for buying or selling your Zenith building or flying related stuff...

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Developed specifically for Zenith builders (by an actual builder) these videos on DVD are a great help in building your own kit plane by providing practical hands-on construction information. Visit for the latest DVD titles.


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