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Super Duty Speeds

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Good Apr 15. 4 Replies

Did a little searching, but didn't find anything. Jan, what kind of speeds do you get on your Super Duty with the Turbo 1500? Continue

Dynon GPS-250

Started Jan 23 0 Replies

Just swapped it for the GPS-2020. Works perfect,  painted flat black on my dash to not reflect off windshield. $150 OBO.Continue

WTB: Cruzer Kit

Started this discussion. Last reply by bud smith Jan 28, 2018. 15 Replies

Hoping someone near Florida is ready to let their partial Cruzer kit go to a good home. Continue

Which Zenith Model makes the Best Amphibious Float Plane?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank A Pisz Nov 3, 2016. 12 Replies

I've heard it said the Cruzer is a better choice for a float plane. Talking to float plane guys, they stress being able to get off the water quickly is important. Seems like the STOL would do that…Continue


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Aircraft Model
STOL CH 750, CH 750 Cruzer
Project Status
Building From
Engine installed (or plan to install)
Building Experience
Have already built an airplane
Flying Experience
Private Pilot
Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)

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At 3:44pm on January 31, 2019, R. Thomas Herr said…

Medical issues with the FAA.  I'm not really happy about it.  It's such a great airplane.

At 12:41pm on September 23, 2015, Thomas Zink said…
Hi Bud
The plane is hagared at KGIF
Winter Haven
I am in Maryland but will come down this weekend if you are interested in seeing it
Please call me at 443 324 3942
If you get a chance

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