Doug Schmalzel
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750 stol Steel Bungee

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jon Reddick Feb 1, 2016. 3 Replies

Does anyone have much experience with the steel bungee setup? Most of my flying will be done at private grass strips. But I am no ruling out the occasional off airport landing.. Any concerns with…Continue


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Posted on January 25, 2016 at 11:14am 2 Comments

Years ago there was a picture of a flat black 750 with 2 IPADS on the IP. Does anyone know where I could find that picture? Im looking at paint schemes. It had a serious black helicopter Area51 look to it.

Tail Section Complete

Posted on March 18, 2013 at 11:28am 0 Comments

Elevator Completed. Now I will take it apart for deburring and prime. EAA advisor came out and looked at the tail section and said everything looks good. No concerns at all. Clearly he did not look close enough. :)  I am going to put the final rivets in this week. The fuse kit will be here next week.


Posted on March 7, 2013 at 11:05am 0 Comments

Headed to the EAA meeting tonight to arrange for and advisor come out and bless my tail section before I rivet the skins. The fuse kit is supposed to ship on the 25th. I need to make room. I wonder how tail heavy my flightstar would be with a Zeith tail section? I cant help myself it is soooo shiny. Boy i sure like shiny.

Zenith Tech Support.... Awesome!

Posted on August 31, 2012 at 1:44pm 2 Comments

Zenith is a Great Company to work with! I have been struggling with the skin on my Horizontal stab. I happened to be working in Mo this week so i threw it in the truck and stopped by Zenith. Steve and Roger not only gave me tech support, but helped me get eveything just right. Steve also gave me several pointers and showed me some hand made tools that he uses for muniplating the parts. I Can't say thanks enough! Ok, I will Try Thanks Roger and Steve for your help. Thanks Sebastien for having…


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