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I have had a great time working through my 40 hr Phase 1 testing. The performance of my Zenith CH750 STOL / Corvair 2.7 l is OK - not spectacular compared to my training in a C172 (but totally…Continue
Fuel line, various hose barb x npt fittings (straight / 45 / 90 degree), clamps and shut off valve as supplied in the whole kit.I used AN fittings and SS braided hose instead.$25 + 11.50 postageMarkContinue
From the Zenith Factory - Their Folding Wings Kit and Plans - 750 STOLOriginally I had planned on sharing a friend's hanger but luckily another hanger opened up at 93C and I didn't install this.$450…Continue
I built my Corvair to WW specs but thought that an alternative carb was an attractive option. I test ran and flew with a Sonex Aeroinjector 35 initially, Like some I found it hard to tune and…Continue
For anyone just starting out or almost finished, I HIGHLY RECOMMEND the EAA's Amateur Built Certification Kit. It has all the forms, all the steps and all the right language to make getting your paperwork done correctly very easy. It also has good recommendations on the timing to send the various forms in. SUPER helpful!
My nose bowl finally arrived and I spent the weekend fitting the cowling panels - very nice fitting setup from the Weseman's. After that, I finished up my paperwork and sent it off to the FAA. Got a call last week and set the date for the Airworthiness Inspection! - March 19th!…Continue