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Painting...Now or later?

Is it best to wait for some of the test hours to be flown off before painting or paint before first flight... I am getting lots of opinions…

Started by Thomas Richardson

3 Mar 17, 2009
Reply by Brad DeMeo

What's Your Favorite Gizmo or Doohickie?

What is your favorite gizmo or doohickie in, on or about your airplane, and, if you are willing...why? It doesn't have to be fancy, just yo…

Started by Brad DeMeo

7 Mar 12, 2009
Reply by Stephen R. Smith

Stabilizer retro fit

I was so impressed with the design of the new 750 stabilizer, I discarded my previously built 701 stab, and built a new one, patterened aft…

Started by Robert Pelland

7 Mar 9, 2009
Reply by Ron D Leclerc

Using the Zenith.Aero website: Questions, features, more...

In this discussion we'll answer some common questions about using this site, or share some useful tips... A frequent question: "It would be…

Started by Zenith.Aero

4 Mar 2, 2009
Reply by Zenith.Aero


I´m very happy and by the moment the performances are right The test is in a 3000ft. field and the 75% power the 50 first hours OK I added…

Started by Antonio Gil

1 Feb 26, 2009
Reply by Zenith.Aero

Fuel sensor

My fuel sensor is on top of my fuel tank. I would like to be able to access the fuel sensor if something went wrong with it. Does any one h…

Started by Robert P. and Elaine Sumrall

4 Feb 16, 2009
Reply by Taylor Ogden

Max angle for mounting radiator 912 Rotax

Does anyone know what is the critical angle that one can fit the coolant radiator.

Started by Rob Matthews

1 Feb 15, 2009
Reply by Debra and Patrick Nesbitt

Broken Baffle Bracket: AMD 601XL w/ 200 hours

On my preflight I discovered a broken front baffle bracket on my AMD-made 601XL. It appears that the bracket broke at the thinnest point in…

Started by Frank Derfler

1 Jan 30, 2009
Reply by Zenith.Aero

Who's Going to Sun & Fun?

I have no airplane to fly this year, but I'll be driving (from Birmingham, Alabama) and camping on site. Anybody else planning to go? I've…

Started by Wayne Bartlett

0 Jan 30, 2009

Check Lists and Safety Matters

After reading about another EFATO, and as an instructor who is paranoid about these monsters, I wonder whether others have created 'Generic…

Started by Jonathan Porter

0 Jan 29, 2009


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