Carbon Fiber Cowling for my ULPower 350is powered STOL CH-750

I was told my cowling is the third one off the molds from Aviation Composites.  I'm starting this thread to show chart my progress with installing it.

Views: 234

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

The AerThe AERO-Classics LTD Engine Oil Cooler looks like its going to fit better than the factory supplied oil cooler. (P/N 8000081, 10 Row Drawn cup)  I got lucky and found this one new in the box on Ebay.

Hello Timothy: I like your carbon fiber cowl. What is the weight difference between the Zenith cowl and the Aviation Composites cowl? How well does it fit (right out of the box)? Can you provide contact information for the person you dealt with at AvComp? What sort of lead time did you experience in obtaining your cowl? Biggest question - Cost?

https://www.aviationcomposites.net/   Richard Kaczmarek

I haven't put my cowling on the scales. But when I first saw photos of this design on facebook, 12 pounds was the number quoted.   I don't know what the factory cowling weighs.  I had Zenith delete it from my FWF order. There's a lot more work getting this to fit versus the factory cowling. 

$1200 plus LFT motor freight shipping.

Thanks for the prompt reply, Timothy. Please keep us posted on your cowl fitting process experiences. I'm not even close to that part of my build, but I'm a firm believer in learning from the experiences of others - both good and bad! Thanks again.

Tom

RSS

New from Zenith:

Zenith Planes For Sale 
 

Classified listing for buying or selling your Zenith building or flying related stuff...


Custom Instrument Panels
for your Zenith
:

Custom instrument panels are now available directly from Zenith Aircraft Company exclusively for Zenith builders and owners. Pre-cut panel, Dynon and Garmin avionics, and more.


Custom Upholstery Kits for your Zenith Aircraft:

Zenith Vinyl Upholstery Kits


Zenith Apparel from EAA:


Zenair Floats


Flying On Your Own Wings:
A Complete Guide to Understanding Light Airplane Design, by Chris Heintz


Builder & Pilot Supplies:

How to videos from HomebuiltHELP.com

Developed specifically for Zenith builders (by a builder) these videos on DVD are a great help in building your own kit plane by providing practical hands-on construction information. Visit HomebuiltHelp.com for the latest DVD titles.

Aircraft Insurance:

 
 

West Coast USA:

 
Pro Builder Assistance:

 

Transition training:

Golden Eagle Aviation

Pianosa Flying Farm

Aircraft Spruce & Specialty for all your building and pilot supplies!

© 2021   Created by Zenith.Aero.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service