When I first tried my iPad Mini in my 601 with the Bad Elf GPS I hated it. Had trouble seeing the screen, then I purchased a suction cup mount and a purposed mount cradle and I was able to place the iPad inches from my face and all the vision problems vanished, even in the direct sunlight. In the mean time I had purchased an iFly740GPS. I found the screen was brighter than the iPad, but still I had some difficulty clearly seeing the screen. It is mounted between my legs under the panel where…See More
It is supposed to rain all weekend so it will be a little damp at the Pietenpol fly in this weekend. I decided to fly up today and see all of my old buddies getting ready for the weekend. There were a few Pietenpols there already. My first landing on grass with my XL601. I prefer the hard strip.…See More
Have any of you heard about standard pattern procedures being change to, unless stated all patterns will be left hand turns, and no more circling the runway and round of your base leg making your final and base just on continuous turn to the left. GilSee More
Custom instrument panels are now available directly from Zenith Aircraft Company exclusively for Zenith builders and owners. Pre-cut panel, power distribution panel, Approach Fast Stack harnesses, Dynon and Garmin avionics, and more.
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