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Here's a brief overview of the pre-flight of the main spring gear of the Zenith STOL CH 701 - to make sure that the aluminum spring gear is properly tightened between the two polyurethane spacers (on both sides). This is a quick and easy item to check for regularly (and especially after a rough landing):
Older STOL CH701's used pieces of…Continue
I recently visited Bob B in Arizona to perform the first flight of his Zenith STOL CH 701.
Below are a couple videos of me inspecting and test flying this new customer-built STOL CH 701 from a Zenith kit. I hope you find them useful.
First Flight Video:…