Peter Bennett
  • Rockport, TX
  • United States
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CH-750 Door Supports

Started this discussion. Last reply by Peter Bennett Sep 22, 2011. 11 Replies

Is there any info available to help an all-thumbs type (me) install the supports used to hold the CH-750 doors open? Like, measurements, photos, comments.Continue

 

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Aircraft Model
STOL CH 750
Project Status
Flying
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Purchased finished aircraft
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No Experience
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Commercial / CFI
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Elevator VGs

Posted on September 7, 2011 at 12:40pm 1 Comment

I just installed elevator VGs on my 750 IAW Zenith instructions with good results.

Performance

Posted on July 14, 2011 at 9:51am 7 Comments

My 750 has an O-200 engine and I NEVER see 1000 FPM climb or 100MPH cruise or the claimed range. I would love to hear what other folks have found.

750 Flying Technique

Posted on June 29, 2011 at 7:35am 0 Comments

Currently I'm focusing on landing the 750 under a range of configurations and circumstances . . . and I find the process challenging and FUN. I find turning from base fo final and on down to the numbers holding 60 seems comfortable, with or without power. Without power flare is nearly nonexistent. I like to have the wheels touch just as the stick is full back. I would love to hear how others relate to flying (and especially landing) the 750. Peter

CH-750 POWER-OFF FULL-FLAP LANDING TECHNIQUE

Posted on June 5, 2011 at 9:43pm 21 Comments

I am not feeling comfortable doing power-off full-flap landings in the "Z" Bird. I look forward to hearing from those who have perfected the technique.  Approach speed? Over the numbers? Wind correction? Tips? Please, share your experience!

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At 9:54am on August 25, 2011, Wayne Maloy said…
Peter, Hello from T69. Sorry it took so long to get back to you, I dont spend a lot of time online. Have not started building my rudder yet, too many other projects going on. I think i will start when it cools off a little. How is your plane doing? Have you landed on beach yet? Wayne
At 11:50am on June 29, 2011, Wayne Maloy said…
Peter, Come over to T69 any weekday about 12:30 and i will buy you lunch. Wayne
 
 
 

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