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Zenith Plans Details, Errors, Corrections, Omissions, Revisions - All Type-Specific Models

Forum Moderator's Note: I have initiated this topic as a central location for any plans or building details, errors, corrections or revisi…

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Zenith "Donut" Nose Gear Suspension Installation and Testing

At Airventure, I expressed interest in the new Zenith "Donut" nose gear suspension system and Roger recently provided me with a kit to retr…

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Side step design and attachment

Hello fellow builders, I have concluded my wife and I are both too short to get in and out of the 801 we’ve built. Any one designed and bui…

Started by William D. Phillips

4 18 hours ago
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Fun day - landed at 15 airports without refueling

I was looking for some small adventure, that would be inexpensive, to take my Zenith CH601 XLB on. I saw the recent thread about a guy who…

Started by Gary Welch

11 yesterday
Reply by Samuel McNair

Yamaha YG4 Engine Conversion?

I have been doing some looking into doing a conversion on a yamaha YG4 apex FI snowmobile engine. I have found a lot of older discussion on…

Started by Brendon de M.

2 on Sunday
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Fuel system check during annual

I'm sure everyone else already knows this but I figure I'll confess my ignorance anyways: I just finished my annual and was taxiing to the…

Started by brad cohen

3 on Saturday
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Canopy adhesive

I’m replacing the canopy seals on my 601. Zenith recommended locktite stick n seal p/n 23782 which has been discontinued. Any suggestions?

Started by Joe Donohue

6 on Saturday
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601 canopy adjustable opening bar

Anyone know where to get this adjustable opening mechanism in these pictures I saw it on a video on you tube titled,  HBTV - Zenith 601XL-B…

Started by Joe Donohue

3 on Friday
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So, I am officially requesting to change my goal from 650 to 750.

So here goes. With my move to Arizona 3 years ago, I started thinking about the CH650B that I had bought plans for, and contemplating what…

Started by Mark Gravatt

5 on Thursday
Reply by Richard Wright

CH200 suspension

I recently bought a CH200 which was built in 1979 with a flying time of 880 hours. I have a hard time finding the rubber for suspension. In…

Started by Adnan Hadziagovic

2 on Thursday
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website tracking

I added an anti-tracking software to my computer (Avast) and everytime I log into our website (i.e. this very forum), I get a w…

Started by Allan Gratia

7 Jan 15
Reply by Ken Ryan

Zenith Training Pirep

I ferried a flying buddy up to Clarksville TN for a check ride in their 750.  These folks bought Buzzy out.  He has well over 30 years of f…

Started by Charles N. Sturdivant

12 Jan 14
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