Guy Zindel
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Couple a things

Started this discussion. Last reply by Daniel Niendorff Jan 11. 2 Replies

Can someone help me out with the link to the plans site? We're re-plumbing this 801 for 1/2" fuel lines. Also, I'd like to look the plans over to see if there is a bung on the front of the tanks (4)…Continue

Your favorite?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Glenn Johnson Dec 12, 2021. 1 Reply

Building an o200. Continental, eci, or superior cylinders? Which do you choose?Why? Continue

What would you do?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Guy Zindel Dec 4, 2021. 7 Replies

Interesting issue reared it's head on the condition inspection I'm working towards completing on the 801. My IA pointed out my fuel supply lines may be a bit too small (3/8) ID. Neither he or I were…Continue

Rebuild parts

Started this discussion. Last reply by Guy Zindel Nov 22, 2021. 3 Replies

Hey there people happy Thanksgiving! Who have you guys used for continental rebuild parts? Loaded cylinders, gaskets tappets etc.Any good ideas experiences, or negative experiences?I just got off the…Continue

 

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Couple a things

Can someone help me out with the link to the plans site? We're re-plumbing this 801 for 1/2" fuel lines. Also, I'd like to look the plans over to see if there is a bung on the front of the tanks (4) to run a forward supply from. It appears there weren't any in the initial build. See More
Jan 11
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Nov 28, 2021
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Rebuild parts

Hey there people happy Thanksgiving! Who have you guys used for continental rebuild parts? Loaded cylinders, gaskets tappets etc.Any good ideas experiences, or negative experiences?I just got off the phone with Chief and that gal was very little help.J&J is getting me a list put together for a quote.AS&S is always a catalog hunt.. That's not fun.What would you do? See More
Nov 22, 2021
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Beanie mods

I've seen quite a bit of beanie mod documentation on the 701's  but nothing on the 801's. Has it been done?  I've used the search function, if it's there I'm not finding it. Not alot of activity in the 801 room either. See More
Nov 14, 2021
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Oct 29, 2021
Phillip Owens left a comment for Guy Zindel
"Guy, I think if you look up my project on this website you can access all my photos! Phil"
Sep 15, 2021
Phillip Owens left a comment for Guy Zindel
"Dear Guy,, Congratulations on nearing completion of your CH-801, I took an unusual amout of time on mine as I didn't build on a regular basis but truly enjoyed building it along with the challenges that come with installing a new style engine.…"
Sep 15, 2021

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STOL CH 801
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At 4:24pm on November 28, 2021, Joseph said…

Good Day,

How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very vital to disclose to you,but I found it difficult to express myself here, since it's a public site.Could you please get back to me on ( josephmclaughlin500@gmail.com
) for the full details.Have a nice day
Thanks God bless.

At 2:45pm on September 15, 2021, Phillip Owens said…

Guy, I think if you look up my project on this website you can access all my photos!

Phil

At 2:42pm on September 15, 2021, Phillip Owens said…

Dear Guy,, Congratulations on nearing completion of your CH-801, I took an unusual amout of time on mine as I didn't build on a regular basis but truly enjoyed building it along with the challenges that come with installing a new style engine. I installed engine # 5 off the Jabiru 8 cylinder line of 180 Hp and used a Craig Catto 3-blade fixed custom prop. I managed to develop about 800# of thrust on a plane that only weighed 1250.  Needless to say I was unable to hold it with full brakes at only partial trhottle and it went up like a rocket!

Did not see your choice of engines but wish you the best success, if there are any questions I can help with please feel free to drop me a note, will tell you only that which I know to be fact!

I donated my airplane to the Wisconsin Aviation Academy for the kids to learn to fly but he sold it to F&F out of Oklahoma before the kids could make good use of it.  Have not been able to get any replies from my inquires to F&F however so do not know the current status of the plane, I do however have a number of photos if theywould be helpful.

Sincerely,

Phil Owens 

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