Featured Blog Posts – October 2011 Archive (3)

Ugly is only skin-deep

This VW ad from 1966 has become a classic and can still be seen in VW dealerships across the country.  The above is prominently on display as a large framed poster in a shiny new VW dealer in St. Louis. While  the cars have changed since 1966, the basic message remains the same.

Like the VW Beetle, the ad copy has become a classic too.  It caught my attention…

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Added by Sebastien Heintz on October 25, 2011 at 11:00am — 11 Comments

Update October 2011

 Now have flown off the forty hour Phase One Testing.  All in all a very benign experience. No real supprises except for the first couple of takeoffs being soooo quick.

Also have done first condition inspection and the Rotax 25 hour checks (100 hour check) with no problems.

Experienced no cooling problems with temps this summer in OATs as high as 98 F. Engine is Rotax 912ULS with Zenith FWF kit.

Have installed the Zenith VG's and have plenty of elevator authority.  My…

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Added by Phil Smith on October 23, 2011 at 4:18pm — 2 Comments

CH 701 Dreams

 

"The long Trip home!"

 

Hello everyone, 

CH 701 are maybe not known for their x-country ability, but here is a Blog about crossing the the United States from Zephyrhills, Florida to our home in 100 Mile House, BC. The last chapter will be added shortly. After you open the link, and…

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Added by Willy Trinker on October 18, 2011 at 10:30am — 12 Comments

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