Stephen Aupperle
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"Stephen, I'm loving this marine paint! A few questions...1) Did you ever try spraying it? 2) Do you remember the ratio of thinner to paint that you used? 3) How thin is too thin? 4) Can you clean brushes & rollers with l(cheaper) acquer…"
Jul 1
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1st Flight: Zenith CH 750

First flight of Zenith STOL CH 750 airplane with Viking 110 engine.
Jan 15
Stephen Aupperle posted a blog post

First Flight - N579SA

The weather in Michigan finally cooperated and I was able to make my first flight on 1/6/19.Steve AupperleFirstFlightPicture.jpgSee More
Jan 8
Robert Tedesco left a comment for Stephen Aupperle
"Thanks Stephen! That should be enough to keep me busy for a time!"
Nov 24, 2018
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Nov 24, 2018
Robert Tedesco left a comment for Stephen Aupperle
"Stephen, can you tell me more about the marine paint...where to get it, how it looks close up...difficulty etc. Also I would be interested in the decal source & ease of installation. BTW, It all looks great to me! Bob Tedesco …"
Nov 21, 2018
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STOL CH 750 "Sky Jeep"

Received Airworthiness Certificate & Repairman's certificate on 11/14/18. Ready to start flying with the Viking 110 engine. 7 years in the making but a lot of fun doing the build work. Painted with polyurethane marine paint using a 4 in. roller.…
Nov 17, 2018

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Aircraft Model
STOL CH 750
Project Status
Flying
Building From
Kit
Engine installed (or plan to install)
Viking
Your website (about your aircraft...)
http://saempire750.blogspot.com
Building Experience
No Experience
Flying Experience
Private Pilot
Building and Flying Info / Your Profession / Other Background Info
Retired Automotive Supervisor / GM / Interested in flying since 2007 currently a private pilot. Completed CH750 Zenith kit in November 2018 and now flying.
Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)
KOZW

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First Flight - N579SA

Posted on January 8, 2019 at 5:02pm 4 Comments

The weather in Michigan finally cooperated and I was able to make my first flight on 1/6/19.

Steve Aupperle

FirstFlightPicture.jpg

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At 9:06am on July 1, 2019, Robert Tedesco said…

Stephen, I'm loving this marine paint! A few questions...1) Did you ever try spraying it? 2) Do you remember the ratio of thinner to paint that you used? 3) How thin is too thin? 4) Can you clean brushes & rollers with l(cheaper) acquer thinner? 5) How often do you replace the rollers?

Bob Tedesco

At 11:10pm on November 24, 2018, Robert Tedesco said…

Thanks Stephen!

That should be enough to keep me busy for a time!

At 11:09pm on November 24, 2018, Robert Tedesco said…

Tt

At 3:50pm on November 21, 2018, Robert Tedesco said…

Stephen, can you tell me more about the marine paint...where to get it, how it looks close up...difficulty etc. Also I would be interested in the decal source & ease of installation. BTW, It all looks great to me!

Bob Tedesco   robtedsr@aol.com

At 5:28pm on July 14, 2011, Bill Carter said…

Stephen,

Thanks for stopping by our builder assist facility when you picked up your kit from the Zenith factory. I enjoyed your visit.

 

Feel free to stop if you are ever back in the area again.

 

I welcome you to the Zenith family and wish you the best of luck with your airplane.

 

Bill Carter

American Light Sport Aircrafters

Builder Assist & Assembly Center

Mexico, MO. near the Zenith Factory

www.LightSportAircrafters.com

573-721-4400

 
 
 

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