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At 9:35pm on September 8, 2019, Darrin Towers said…

I'll give you a call on Monday about the Cowl

At 1:42pm on December 13, 2014, Steve Kurash said…

I would be glad to add you as a friend.  Cannot say that I know where Wooster is though. How far are you from Columbus?  I am presently hiding from winter in Costa Rica. Plan on returning in March or April.  My plans built 750 was begun a couple of years ago as a STOL.  I had finished (90%) the fuselage and am converting to Cruzer. Have empenage is well under way with rudder and elevator completed and the stabilizer left to assemble (all parts are made or bought). My wings are (were!) coming along well with all the parts made and one of the wings assembled on the table ready to rivet and turned over to do the top. Hope to talk to Caleb on Monday about these wing changes. 

Let's get together when I return O.K.?

At 10:39am on February 7, 2011, Ernest McAlister said…

Hi Ben

What percentageIs scratch built is your 750?Did you use any factory supplied parts?If so what was the factory content?Your 750 looks great

Regards

Ernest McAlister

 

At 9:59pm on December 27, 2010, Paul Bonasera said…
my email is pbbon39@hotmail.com or call 509-323-2779
At 2:16pm on December 24, 2010, Paul Bonasera said…
I just saw your plane posted as compleated, congratulations!!!  I am also scratch building my 750. looks like you did make a few changes. Any real problems you had along the way? Any changes you made out of necessity? I started mine in june of 2010, so far I have a rudder, rear and front fuselage, and controls. My engine will be Lyc. 0-235 that I'm rebuilding. great to here that it can be done. HAPPY FLYING, Paul
At 9:44pm on December 17, 2010, Bryan said…

left you a voicemail this afternoon.  you can call me back at 330-418-8135

 

 

At 8:48pm on December 1, 2010, Paul said…
Hey Ben, great to see you have finished a scratch build. Hope you enjoy. I would like to see more of your build photos if you have them.

Paul
At 9:41am on October 13, 2010, Chris Aysen said…
I finished my scratch built 701 in April 09 and enjoying the flying but experiencing bad builder's withdrawal symptoms..... I'm very interested to see how you like the 0200 on the plane. Keep in touch.
At 7:16am on October 13, 2010, Chris Aysen said…
Congratulations Ben!!! But I'm sorry to say. After about 6 months you will start getting builders withdrawls. GOOD LUCK!
At 7:11pm on September 2, 2010, Jimmy Young said…
That's quite an accomplishment, congratulations. Please post more often about your 750 if you can!

Jimmy Y
At 1:58pm on September 23, 2009, Joe Harrington said…
Hi Ben,

I am one of six that are each scratch building 750s. I have to tell you that we (our group) arrogantly thought that we might be the first to finish scratch build a CH750. Finding your post made us realize that we won't even be close... We started the first of March and we have only completed the empanage and have just started on the flapperons.

We agree, the plans could be better. But we are having fun and we look forward to having a capable STOL aircraft.

Cheers,
Joe Harrington
At 10:26pm on September 9, 2009, Bryan said…
HI Bill, i would love to come see it. i'm real close to ordering the kit, i see your scratch building. I hadn't considered that option, do you have an idea how much your saving by going that route?

thanks, bryan

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