So, can you fly an hour on about 2 gallons o…FYI:More performance numbers for you. •Aircraft: Zenith STOL Ch 750Engine: Viking 130 HP•Whirlwind 68” Prop -pitch = 22 degrees•OAT: 81 degrees•Humidity = 55%•Field elevation: 420 MSL•Altimeter sett…DiscussionSo, can you fly an hour on about 2 gallons o…4 LikesFIRST FLIGHT NOTICE - FIRST FLIGHT NOTICE -…THE FIRST FLIGHT VIDEODiscussionFIRST FLIGHT NOTICE - FIRST FLIGHT NOTICE -…5 LikesFirst flight! Zenith CH 750 CruzerDid my first flight last night.. Not going to copy the details here, but you can see the video and blog here..
<a href="https://my750cruzer.wordpress.com/2019/07/09/first-flight/">https://my750cruzer.wordpress.com/2019/07/09/first-flight/</a>DiscussionFirst flight! Zenith CH 750 Cruzer6 LikesSTOL CH 701 amphibious floatsphotoSTOL CH 701 amphibious floats4 LikesA95FCE1E-3D6A-4812-BCED-B32C88005FD3photoA95FCE1E-3D6A-4812-BCED-B32C88005FD31 LikeStarting to look more like a plane!photoStarting to look more like a plane!1 Like
LZ_waterjet_cutout_panelphotoLZ_waterjet_cutout_panel2 LikesAirspeed and RPM vs Prop PitchHave done some more testing regarding Airspeed and RPM vs Propeller Pitch.
Long story short, it's looking like the sweet spot for the prop pitch is around 23 degrees (for my airplane, anyway). My a…DiscussionAirspeed and RPM vs Prop Pitch3 LikesGot my Airworthiness Certificate!You can see my blog post for more details, but N19JF, a Viking powered Zenith CH-750 Cruzer with about 18 months and 968 hours of my sweat, (literally) blood and tears, as well a few hundred hours fr…DiscussionGot my Airworthiness Certificate!14 Likes300 hrs and still having fun behind a car en…300 hr and Still having fun behind a car engine?Discussion300 hrs and still having fun behind a car en…1 LikeProper Shutdown process for a VikingI'm working on my POH (I have not run my engine yet) and am working on the proper engine shutdown procedure.
Is it better to shut off the Batteries, Fuel Pumps, then Alternator?
Is shutting off the…DiscussionProper Shutdown process for a Viking1 LikeThe Viking fuel system is now universal to m…The Viking fuel system is now universal to most injected light sport aircraft engines and is available in different sizes. DiscussionThe Viking fuel system is now universal to m…4 LikesFlyin' off the 40 in a STOL CH 750videoFlyin' off the 40 in a STOL CH 7504 LikesN63PZphotoN63PZ3 LikesCH 650 Canopy StandphotoCH 650 Canopy Stand2 Likes
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