Kevin Bowman
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  • Suring, WI
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Mounting tubeless tires

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin Bowman Apr 24, 2011. 8 Replies

 So can someone tell me the trick to mounting these tubeless tires, how does a guy get the o ring to stay on the wheel half while bolting the two pieces together. I used to do tires for a living and…Continue

Return fuel line to tank

Started this discussion. Last reply by Henri Luyckx Mar 27, 2011. 8 Replies

I was wondering what you guys and gals are doing with the return line fitting (by the filler neck)on the tank. I was going to put a plug in it but then was wondering what I would do if I ever…Continue

 

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Aircraft Model
STOL CH 750
Project Status
Flying
Building From
Kit
Engine installed (or plan to install)
Viking
Building Experience
Have already built an airplane
Flying Experience
Sport Pilot (or Ultralight)
Building and Flying Info / Your Profession / Other Background Info
Heavy equipment operator, flying about four years
Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)
32WN

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CH701 crash landed in Wisconsin

Posted on April 29, 2011 at 4:58pm 13 Comments

I just seen this picture of the plane, I talked to the owner last year at the airport, he had a Rotax 912 100 hp, this was the first flight in the plane. According to the news, which had two different stories, he lost power seven seconds after takeoff. They didn't give the pilots name yet, but I know who the owner is. He was air lifted to Green Bay in critical condition.… Continue

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At 12:26pm on September 8, 2011, Joseph Begany said…

Kevini

Browsing through the site as usual I ran across your video's of what you call Torque Tube mods.  I was just wondering what mods you made to the system?  I have not started my project yet but I have studied my drawings.  Also, what happened to the gentleman flying the 701 that you mentioned suffered a crash at takeoff.  I didn't see any followup on the incident which must have been some time before April 2011.  Since I haven't started my project I am on this site all the time studying and learning.

Joe B

At 9:42am on August 8, 2011, Lee Engel said…
Hi Kevin   I like your use of metal pipes for the fuel system      Lee Engel.
At 9:51pm on February 24, 2011, Pat said…
Kevin, Hope your kit comes as planned. You probably doing inventory right now! I've got the coords too. from the airnav. site, very nice website. I'll look tommorrow an see if your already in my gps, I'm thinking your are. Will check your pictures often, if I can help in ant way. You'll like the metric system much more than ours! Pat
At 8:35am on February 23, 2011, Pat said…
P.S- Its great having some builders right here in Wisc!
At 8:31am on February 23, 2011, Pat said…
Kevin, just saw your post, I have to check my own pictures more often, I like looking at everyone elses. I'm up your way allot, an would love to stop in. Do you have your coords. you could send me? I'll enter them in to my 296.  Your gonna love everything about your 750, there just such a great plane in every way. Constuction is very smart as well. The bird can really take unimproved landings well. An the weight it can carry will have you camping like a king, lol. I'll watch your progress, so post allot! I hope to come to your strip! Thx Pat
At 9:23pm on February 3, 2011, Bill Carter said…

Hey Kevin,

Welcome to the Zenith Family.

Have fun with your 750.

Bill Carter

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