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Impact of Medical Reform

Now that the FAA's Third Class Medical Reform has passed and the criteria have been expanded, any thoughts on how this might impact Zenith…

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As moderator, I want to ask all members to review their profile picture (Click Settings in upper right corner box to access your profile se…

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The mission statement for states that it is an "Online community for active builders and pilots of Zenith Aircraft kits (Chris…

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Builders Log - What do people use? Anyone using KitLog Pro?

  Greetings-   I have been tracking progress to date on the 801 in a spreadsheet. Now that the building is underway and more regular I want…

Started by Matt Carlson

13 1 hour ago
Reply by Steven M Bray

CHT tpe J thermocouple

The 701 i purchased with a Jabiru 2200 came with an IK Technologies engine monitor. I have a bad CHT probe and IK Technologies is gone. Doe…

Started by David Delegard

0 yesterday


Hope this doesn't affect anyone. I have an order in for a ADS600-EXP unit but its been several weeks waiting for shipment.

Started by James R Depfer Sr.

3 on Saturday
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O-360 vs. IO-360 what fuel pluming changes do you have to make with a injected engine?

Working on CH-801 was wondering what changes in fuel system I would have to make if I chose to use a injected engine? 

Started by Dan Sheard

2 on Saturday
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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…

Started by Mark Stratman

2 Oct 17
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What should a bungee break look like?

This morning was perfect weather for a first flight. The runway grass was newly cut and dry. I had a chase plane and a ground crew ready to…

Started by Ernest Christley

8 Oct 17
Reply by Ronald W. Gorsline

Automatically Text Family after Landing App?

Has anyone come across an app or similar that will automatically text someone after you land? Would be great if it also sent a text before…

Started by Don Honabach

4 Oct 16
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Almost ready to sell my 701 out of frustration in trying to get a Light Sport License here in central Cal. No Trainers available. Anyone kn…

Started by Roger Wibbels

10 Oct 16
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New to the Zenith world. Looking for some advice

This may be long, so please bear with me.... Ok, so I will get this out of the way quickly and be completely honest.  I do not currently o…

Started by Kevin Hedrei

10 Oct 13
Reply by Kevin Hedrei

Recovery Parachute

Is there anyone who has installed a recovery chute into their CH801, I would really like some information/advice from someone who has taken…

Started by Brett Ogilvie

0 Oct 9


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