Jan Eggenfellner's Blog – August 2017 Archive (4)

Buying a Used car engine for aircraft use


Added by Jan Eggenfellner on August 28, 2017 at 7:30am — No Comments

Viking CruZer passing published speeds with STOL wheels

Jon  is now flying his Zenith CH-750 CruZer with a Viking 130 engine. Operating from a short grass field, the airplane is not configured CruZer like but rather has BIG wheels and NO wheel pants. Basically a hybrid without any electric. The great news is the performance. Over 130 mph, even with the big wheels - congratulations to a great combination.…


Added by Jan Eggenfellner on August 24, 2017 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Viking working weekly to deliver CH-750 engines

Viking producing more engines
Viking 130 and 175 hp Gearboxes
Viking Weld-In-flange -…

Added by Jan Eggenfellner on August 20, 2017 at 8:52pm — No Comments

The Viking powered Super Duty arriving at Sun N Fun 2018

Many years have gone by since the CH-701 was the "All Metal" ultralight STOL king.  With a small engine / all aluminum design, it was sure to become a hit.  
Time goes by.  We all get huge from cow hormones and draft beer, yet want to get airborne.…

Added by Jan Eggenfellner on August 11, 2017 at 6:07pm — 4 Comments

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