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Comment by Terry Wood on July 28, 2020 at 8:14pm

Hi guy as you know I'm the proud owner of Tom Simards CH750. I'm having issues with the charging system on the Jabiru 3300 he installed. I'm getting a lot of interference on the com radio when I key up and talk in the pattern. The higher the rpm's the louder it gets. I tried putting isolating capacitors on the charging system to fix the issue and no help there. any suggestions?

FYI Just to let you all know Tom is not with us any more, He lost his battle to cancer and will be missed by many.

   

Comment by KenHarry on June 30, 2020 at 6:41pm

Hi All,

Well I'm jumping into it and have ordered the CH750 Cruzer rudder kit.  Looking forward to starting on it and getting my order in for the airframe kit. I think I'd like to go with the Viking engine, but am going to wait a while to finalize a decision once I get close to finishing the airframe.  I've owned and flown gliders for a long time, but figured it was time to add power to my license.

Comment by christopher fryatt on June 23, 2020 at 9:35am
Comment by Stephen Wicklander on May 30, 2020 at 9:44am

Hey Steve,

I cut the angle and rounded the other 3 corners using a band saw and bench sander as per Drawing AA-01 and AA-02 on all the flaperon hinge bracket pieces (A2-1) and trial fit one piece to determine the location of the 3/16 inch hole exactly. Then I drilled them all and they fit perfectly. If you are less venturous you might want to trial fit and drill each piece separately. Just be careful because you have different left and right hinge brackets.

Comment by Steve Lemley on May 16, 2020 at 9:07pm

 

750SD Flaperon bracket. Is the 3/16 Bottom bolt hole drilled Now or just prior to attaching to wing?

Are you guys putting a radius on the bracket?

Steve

Comment by Dick Miles on May 13, 2020 at 4:12pm

Problem.  251 hours on airframe ZENITH  601XLB.    Lycoming O-235 engine.

NO FUEL PRESSURE shows on gauge however, engine runs fine.

 Electric fuel pressure gauge, with electric fuel pump and an engine pump.

Put air pressure to fuel pressure sender and it registers on the fuel pressure gauge. Therefore gauge and send er are okay.

However, fuel coming to sensor is minimal and does not register on fuel pressure gauge.

Sender has been replaced and is new.

Is there a screen in the carburetor restricting pressure to the fuel pressure sender?

The gauge is from Chief Aircraft.

 is a puzzlement!

Dick Miles airmiles79@gmail.comIMG_20200208_111938560_HDR1.jpg.eml

Comment by Charles N. Sturdivant on March 25, 2020 at 7:59pm

I bought my CH601XL-B but for those that built their airplanes and wnet through the whole process, where does the term "Light Sport" appear in your FAA documents?  My registration just says "Experimental".. That's all.

 Charlie

Comment by John Schaper on February 12, 2020 at 10:06am

I have an old RevMaster 2100D engine assembly manual that is free to a good home if anyone needs it.  

Comment by Scott McNally on January 31, 2020 at 11:46am

Has anyone used/installed the power flow exhaust system? I'm thinking of putting one on my CH250

Comment by Chuck Deiterich on April 13, 2019 at 2:50pm

In January 2017, Zenith issued a service notice for "Mandatory Action" for "Inspection of the Horizontal Stabilizer tail attachment brackets".

I performed this inspection on my Jabiru 2200 powered CH701 and found no problems. I have heard that when shutting down some engines there is quite a bit of shaking of the tail which could lead to issues with the stabilizer attachment.

My question is, how many Zenith drivers have done this, were any issues found, and what engine was installed.

Comment by Anthony Morris on February 5, 2019 at 6:32am

Hi all,I cannot get into the build guide sections,I have a password but it works but there is no imfo on the Rotax 912 install or any thing giving photo or measurements for all FWF components,can anyone help I am at a loss here.thanks Tony

Comment by Randy Cross on January 29, 2019 at 1:15pm

Venturi Tube on CH701. My CH601 has  venturi tube mounted outside the cabin wall over the wing root. it works well. Has anyone used a venturi tube on their CH701 ?  If so where was it mounted ?

Comment by William McClain on December 12, 2018 at 6:00pm

First flight today of my 750 Cruzer. Everything went well, no surprises or panic moments, Went exactly as planned. I need a couple of small tweaks but it is a sweetheart as is.

Comment by Darren Weston on October 13, 2018 at 2:28am

Anyone have a 750 stol panel computer template I could use to plan my panel.

thanks 

Darren

Comment by David Krakowsky on September 27, 2018 at 1:51pm

Wheel balance

harbor freight motocycle balancer works for me

made a significant difference 

Dave

Comment by David Jarrett on September 26, 2018 at 11:36am

Im starting to get some vibration from the nose gear at about 38 to 40 miles per hour I let some air out of the nose gear and it helped a little the bearings seem to be tight. 

ANY IDEAS

Comment by David Buoy on September 19, 2018 at 9:56am

Selling UL Power engine, model 206i

Engine and firewall forward kit was purchased for a Zenith 701 home built. Have original invoice and additional pictures.
Engine has never been installed. It is currently stored in a hanger at Troutdale Airport (TTD). It has never been exposed  to the elements.

Original invoice and warranty available.

Engine - $16,500.00 (will pay up to $400.00 for shipping)
with Firewall forward kit (includes Cowling & Prop) - $18,000 (will pay up to $600.00 for shipping)

Comment by William McClain on August 30, 2018 at 2:35pm

I am nearly finished with my CH750 Cruzer, about 1 more week plus weight and balance. I have been in touch with my DAR and he will not let me fly out of my airport KRYY. Too much congestion around the airport. I got the last hanger space left in the state of Georgia to finish my project at KRYY. He says that I will have to disassemble the plane and have it trucked to a more remote field for my phase I test. The trouble is that there is no hanger space reasonably close and most airports will not allow a non flyable airplane tie down space and I will need a few days to re-assemble my plane. Next project will be a boat. Any legal ideas on what I could do?

Comment by Natalio s. Alfano on June 18, 2018 at 5:14pm

hello everyone I am building a stol 750 I made the mistake of drilling to 1/4 inch where would go 3/16 inch screws in the supports of the channel pickup my question is if you can replace screws by the following measurement.

Comment by David Krakowsky on September 28, 2017 at 12:05pm
Anyone do anything to even the tire wear
On a 601XL?
I flipped a tire once, too much trouble.
I’m thinking about shimming or washers to get
The camber straighter.
My toe in looks right.
Dave

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