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I am suddenly having trouble with the Jabiru Charging system keeping up with the vary low electrical load in my CH750 STOL. Last week we finished 2.5 hours of flying with stops and engine starts at…Continue
I have the Jabiru 3300 with an MGL avionics EMS. I have not had a first start on the engine yet, but all wiring is complete. I have removed a spark plug from each cylinder and cranked the engine to…Continue
These pictures are from earlier in the year when our internet was not good enough to post pictures. The Jabiru engine is shipped upside down in the box and the recommended removal is to turn the box…Continue
Inspection was completed on September 23rd and first flight on the 24th. Currently trying to get as much flight time in the remaining fall flight weather. Many thanks to all on this forum who have posted their experiences, lessons learned, and especially photos. Without these resources I would only be half done by now. I hope to share more of my experiences when the weather gets worse. I am hoping I can help others they way this community has helped my build.
I just received my generation 4 engine today. I also received the firewall forward kit provided by Arion aircraft the US Jabiru dealer. Everything looks great and it seems to be a very complete kit. I will post more details at a later date, but the Jabiru engine and FWF kit combined seem to be the cheapest combination after the Viking engine and certainly the cheapest for a new engine.