Carl Eichenauer
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SOLD!!! Zenith 601XLB Conventional Gear - Near Airventure 2017 - Beautiful Flyer - Come See!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Carl Eichenauer Jul 27, 2017. 3 Replies

ZENITH 601XLB CONVENTIONAL  GEAR • $24,900 • MOTIVATED SELLER • SEE IT AT AIRVENTURE!! MAKE A REASONABLE OFFER !! WING MODS DONE, MARS RED PAINT. Jabiru 3300 (120hp) - cruises at 120mph!, TTAE ~ 130…Continue

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Zenith 601XLB - LOW TIME - $24,900 OR MAKE AN OFFER - MOTIVATED SELLER

Started Oct 2, 2016 0 Replies

ZENITH 601XLB CONVENTIAL GEAR •  MOTIVATED SELLER • WING MODS DONE, BEAUTIFUL MARS RED PAINT. Jabiru 3300 (120hp) - cruises at 120mph!, TTAE ~ 125hrs, FLYS BEAUTIFULLY!, grass roots flying at its…Continue

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opinions on the Subaru engine

Started this discussion. Last reply by Carl Eichenauer Jul 22, 2016. 2 Replies

What is the considered opinion of the group?  Should I buy a 601XLB with a Subaru engine or keep mine with a Jabaru 3300?Continue

panel mount com/ intercom/ gps recommendations

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Austin Jul 15, 2016. 2 Replies

I am considering adding a panel mount radio to my 601XLB.  I really need a com radio but a nav/ com/ gps would be nice - whats out there less than a $1000 (maybe used or discontinued) that you could…Continue

 

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Aircraft Model
ZODIAC CH 601, ZODIAC XL
Project Status
Flying
Building From
Kit
Engine installed (or plan to install)
Jabiru
Building Experience
Have worked on airplanes before
Flying Experience
Private Pilot
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bought this plane - it is one of the few tailwheel versions. Now I need to learn how to control it. Wish me luck!!
Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)
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bought the plane!!

I have bought the plane - it is a tailwheel model, however.  Am patiently learning how to land it - have about 7 landings with the prior owner so far and am reading The Compleat Tailwheel Pilot by Harvey S. Plourde. I think it may be a while before I feel competant but anyone who has a tailwheel 601XL is free to give encouragement!

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At 9:19am on September 30, 2015, Jacky Winters said…

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Would love to meet you! Call me at 920-237-1450. I would love to see your plane!
 
 
 

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