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At 10:40am on June 30, 2016, KEVIN OCONNOR said…

Arived ok, thanx getting there just the finishing one to go, many hrs of much useful viewing :)

At 1:26pm on June 16, 2016, KEVIN OCONNOR said…

Arrived ok thanks on to the next order next week getting there !

At 5:35am on May 31, 2016, KEVIN OCONNOR said…

Hi Jon videos arrived yesterday think the 0-200 runout is what I will go for anything below 8000 is a bargain because thats what continental charge for a crank case, saw a freshly overhauled example in UK GA classifieds for £8000, and crankcase on ebay for $2000,plus I have the manuals rummaging around on the net,what cruise speed do you get with your 0-200 cruzer , I picked the standard ch750 STOL because I thought with the 100hp engine I can get - afford there would not be much difference in cruise,Jan over at viking alludes to this on his site.Go hi tech with viking or rotax and get thru 15 litres an hour get an 0-200 and go thru 20 litres an hr, It probably is the best choice for me, brewing my own auto conversion magnifies all the problems, bespoke FWF parts, the mount aligning it, the carb, the ECU, the redrive/PSRU in the too hard basket, however should I win the lottery I will go with this :)  http://flyrotax.com/produkte/detail/rotax-915-is-isc.html 

At 3:21pm on October 16, 2015, John Edwards said…

Enjoyed your photo of Leo.

Post something similar when my airplane is born.

Thanks for all the work you do.

Depend on those 701 DVD's

John E & Mr.Morris

At 9:46pm on August 13, 2015, Max Russell Baldwin said…
Jon, Thanks for the video on the 0-200 int. , it has been a great help for me. I need your help on locating heater control flange that goes through the firewall. Zenair showes one on their 0-200 firewall forward kit, but want sell individual parts. Thanks for your help. Max
At 1:59pm on May 31, 2015, Arthur Batti said…

Hi Jon,

Yes I will keep you posted, we got rid of the dual alternator thanks to Robert Helms, we are still seeking advice and help on wiring, the MGL system is close and we are very close to engine start, paint and phase1.  Thanks, Art 

At 9:42am on January 8, 2013, Thomas Jackson said…

JON,

I miss your calendar. Do you still produce the calendar (2013)? If you do please send me some information as to how to order one.

Thanks, Tom

At 1:01pm on August 12, 2011, Ralph Gregus said…
Hey jon
did you make it to oshkosh 2011?
Was there early part of week didn't see you
At 7:02pm on June 27, 2011, Joseph F. Truncale said…

Hi Jon,

Thanks for the invite!

Best,

Joe

At 8:37pm on May 18, 2011, Karl Haagsma said…
Jon,  Great videos.  They helped me a lot with my 701.  You got anything coming up on finishing?  Im not quite done yet.  regards,  Karl.
At 10:06pm on December 22, 2010, Joe Spencer said…
sure. thanks. Joe
At 4:23pm on March 10, 2010, Sergio Fink said…
Hello Jon,
I feel honored to have been invited to be your friend. Sure I accept!
Regards,
Sergio
At 7:32am on December 22, 2009, Jake Reyna said…
Jon, I like the new look, but hyperlinks aren't underlined unless you mouse over, as you know, and it's hard to spot a link in a Comment, Blog, etc.

Happy Holidays!
Jake
At 9:27pm on November 18, 2009, Andre Levesque said…
Hi Jon!
It was sure nice to meet you in person at Can-Zac last week. Your video was very helpful in building my rudder in a little under 9 hours!!
I watched the video very carefully then cross checked the dimensions with the plans and started building.. it was really helpful.
Continue your great work!
Andre
At 7:23am on November 12, 2009, Dr. Edward M. Moody II said…
Hi Jon,

How do I remove a photo. I can't seem to figure out how to do that and I want to take down the entire ZZ Top album at this time. Help?

Ed
At 8:16pm on October 26, 2009, Tracy Buttles said…
congrats Jon
At 5:06pm on October 26, 2009, Dr. Edward M. Moody II said…
Yes life is good down here. As I posted to the site, my wife Marita graced me with her company yesterday for a brief flight... sort of an orientation flight for her. We look forward to short one day or overnight trips as the schedule and weather permit. Good luck with your test flights and hopefully there will be unexpected breaks in the weather for you.

Ed
At 3:37pm on October 26, 2009, Dr. Edward M. Moody II said…
Congats Jon. How did it go?

Ed
At 2:25pm on October 20, 2009, Alberto Martin said…
Hi Jon,
Your videos are great and saved me from errors !
At 6:13pm on October 18, 2009, Dr. Edward M. Moody II said…
Just wanted you to know the good news... I finished the forty hours today and I'm looking forward to fly-ins, airshows, and pancake breakfasts around the state. I also hope to visit some builders who are in neighboring states within reach. Rest assured, vigilance and continued tweaking are still on the agenda.

Ed

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