John Benton
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Aircraft Model
Project Status
Nearly done
Building From
Engine installed (or plan to install)
Continental O-200
Building Experience
Have worked on airplanes before
Flying Experience
Private Pilot
Building and Flying Info / Your Profession / Other Background Info
Retired Mechanical Engineer/Utility Contractor
Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)

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At 3:04pm on September 4, 2011, Joe Hopwood said…
Thanks John.  Understand reason for throttle only.  I just decided to keep all cables off the inst panel.  Do I understand that you ran both cables through the firewall?  I was trying to limit number of holes in firewall is the reason for my running right seat control over to left seat and then left seat only to engine.  I think the Jabiru has a ckoke as it doesn't have a primer or accelerator pump as Continental carburetors have.  Not sure though.
At 4:03pm on December 29, 2010, Dan Howell said…

John... i joined the group, am just about ready to order ch750 kit.   dont know if you remember me or not.... i have a ercoupe at pell city.  when convenient please give me a call i have a couple of questions would like to run by you.


thanks Dan

At 8:00pm on January 7, 2009, John Benton said…
I'd like to communicate with anyone who is using a C-85 or 0-200 Cont. on a 601.

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