Tracy Trathen
  • Ednonton, Alberta
  • Canada
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I have no friends out there?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Srinivasan Aug 3, 2017. 1 Reply

No friends? That hurts.

Prop suggestions.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bob Hannington Oct 23, 2012. 2 Replies

Anybody have any suggestions for a propeller for my ch300. I have an o320. 160 hp . Can't seem to get more than 100 mph cruise at 2400 rpm. 120 top speed at 2700


Started May 18, 2012 0 Replies

Mostly in pretty good shap. Needs some cosmetic stuff like paint and inerior could be cleaned up a bit but is very comfortable and functional. Been considering a few up grades such as a Cessna front…Continue


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Aircraft Model
Zenair CH 200/250/300
Project Status
Building From
Purchased finished aircraft
Building Experience
Have worked on airplanes before
Flying Experience
Private Pilot

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Posted on December 11, 2012 at 9:48pm 0 Comments

Does anyone have information on where to find the pucks in ch300 suspension?

Alternator Whine

Posted on October 23, 2012 at 11:50am 5 Comments

Installed Red Baron XP LED Strobe on vertical stabiliser. I feel much better about being seen with this strobe.

Maybe some of you have some suggestions on a problem. I did not build this aircraft, I bought it and am learning on the go. interesting but frustrating. There are no good groups close by to draw information from. Ive had a problem with radio whine from the very beginning.Especially on transmit. I installed a noise filter on the alternator but it didnt help much. Since I…


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At 2:31pm on October 30, 2019, Auroramech (DanB) said…

What time frame are you looking at to complete your rv7?

At 2:41pm on October 25, 2019, Auroramech (DanB) said…

That is a beautiful airplane! Well done.

If you decide to sell, let me know (seriously)

At 6:05pm on July 1, 2014, David Kolbasovsky said…

I noticed you were looking for dual control plans and some pucks for the landing gear. Have you been made aware of the yahoo group for ch 200 and 300? Let me know if you need any help. As a ch200 owner I can help you out.
At 9:50am on June 22, 2014, Michel Bussières said…

I tracy.

You are right, I am a greatt fan of the Argus.  I flew the CP07 for over 2000 hours as a pilot.  That was with 415 (MP) Squadron  in  Summerside P.E.I.  That RCAF station was closed in the 1970's


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