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2022

Cabin Top Install

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Cabin Top Riveted Have been delaying this step for a long time now since I wanted to get as much done as possible in the tailcone before closing everything u...

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2021

Prop Install

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Prop Installation Got the prop a couple of weeks ago from Hartzell. Installation was fairly straightforward, althought I did have to cross reference the prop...

Engine Installation

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Engine Installation Have to say this was quite a surreal moment. I think I’ve just been working steadily at this project chipping away at it, but when the en...

Brakes And Wheels

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Gear, Brakes,and Wheels Gear Install This was all in all a pretty simple install. I opted for the whole Beringer kit, but really not a lot of changes. Follow...

Antennas

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#Antenna Considerations: The following is compiled from Garmin install documents. GPS Antenna: a. GPS Antenna—Locate as far as possible from all COM ant...

Cabin top and doors

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Doors & Cabintop The past few months have been spent wrapping up a lot of minor details and working on the doors/cabintop interface. Lots of work here an...

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2020

Cabin top and finishing kit order

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Last Kit Placed an order for the finish kit, which is the last big kit. Doesn’t really feel like close to finishing, probably because of all the off-plans st...

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2019

Mother Of All Update Posts

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It’s been 4 months since my last update. Between a website and theme that was falling apart and the holiday’s, I elected to focus on building the plane inste...

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2018

Elevator Riveting

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Proseal and rivets? Bought another can of proseal from Van’s. Turns out I still can’t get away from a messy evening even after discovering 3M tape. The prose...

HS On Hold

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Sections 8-3 through 8-5, 9-1 through 9-7

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