Ernest Jessee
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  • Wake Forest, NC
  • United States
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701 Fuel tanks -- uneven consumption

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim and Amelia Isaacs Mar 16, 2017. 16 Replies

 

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Aircraft Model
STOL CH 701
Project Status
Flying
Building From
Purchased finished aircraft
Building Experience
No Experience
Flying Experience
Sport Pilot (or Ultralight)
Building and Flying Info / Your Profession / Other Background Info
Software Engineer
IBM
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech; 1991

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At 6:20pm on November 10, 2012, Tom Tweedy said…

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Ernest,

   Hope all is well with you and that you are still flying.

   I finally bought a 701 in September and am enjoying getting the feel of it.By far the best plane for my kind of flying.

   Drop me a line when you have time.I accidentally cleared your email address so I looked you up here.

           Tom     ttweedy1954@ gmail.com

                            

At 1:15pm on May 22, 2011, Vann Covington said…

Errnest,  Vann here.  just wanted to give you my email in case you need it.  vanncovi@yahoo.com.  Enjoyed seeing and talking at fuquay.  Would really

like to get the company addresses for the fuel caps and strut fairings.  Thanks Vann

At 10:31am on May 14, 2009, Vann Covington said…
Thanks for writing. I will look forward to meeting you. My plane is at Triple W (5W5). I flew a Kolb before this and it was very draggy also. I don't think I would have problem with this plane, but it would be best to get a few in flight tips.
At 10:02am on May 14, 2009, Vann Covington said…
Ernest,
I wouldn't worry too much about the uneven drain of the tanks. This is common, and when one tank reaches a certain point the other will begin to pick up the slack.
It is good to see a 701 so close to me. I am just finishing mine and am waiting on an airworthiness. I would like to get a little stick time in a 701 before I take mine up for the first time. Would you be interested in taking me up sometime soon. Maybe an hour would be sufficient. I would gladly compensate you and your aircraft.
Please call or write. My email is vanncovi@yahoo.com and my phone is 919-612-2635. Thanks, Vann Covington, Holly Springs, NC
 
 
 

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