David Muse
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  • Laurens, SC
  • United States
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Aircraft Model
Project Status
Nearly done
Building From
Engine installed (or plan to install)
Building Experience
No Experience
Flying Experience
Sport Pilot (or Ultralight)
Building and Flying Info / Your Profession / Other Background Info
Been a mechanic all my (working) life, lots of schooling in different aspects, starting in Auto Mechanics in high school. Army vet. (60's) Again, in mechanical fields. (small arms repair, field arty mech, et c.) Worked in textile shops, building equipment, gaining experience. More school; sheet metal work, welding, electrical.
Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)

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Seats are done!

Posted on October 29, 2015 at 7:23pm 1 Comment

IMG_20151029_151440.jpgHad my seats done locally, (Upholstery Depot, Simpsonville, SC) VERY lightweight and comfy! They are a breathable vinyl and have a pen pocket on the side of the back. The upholster now has a pattern for anyone wanting custom made seats for the same price as the factory kit. My total was $600+ materials.

The Latest As Of Nov. 28, 2014

Posted on November 29, 2014 at 2:55am 3 Comments

Rec'd cylinder heads a few days ago, but from Azalea Aviation in Ga. Mine are still in Wisconsin. Heads look super good. Excellent work done on them, and it didn't take a year. Have the new engine mount installed and it is supporting the motor. Panel is cut and instruments are ready to be mounted. Got the new lower starter, too. I'll be able to finish the engine now and locate the wires and hoses as I go. Wife working on interior. She wants cup holders and glove compartment. (Sigh!) I'll…


Workin' Alive!

Posted on March 14, 2014 at 6:21am 0 Comments

Have to put in SOME comment about now, due to my kids constant "How's it going?"

Been working on the plane since 2010 every chance I get, which is few and far between. Enpennage: Done, Wings:90%(going to redo the fuel lines w/ stainless braided lines and AN fittings),Fuselage: Done(lacking marker lights) Gear: Done, Forward fuselage and cabin area: 50% Engine:all internals ready to assemble, waiting on heads to come back from shop. Firewall forward: in planning stage. Same for…


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At 10:09am on September 1, 2018, Walter Cancel said…
Trying to answer you back third time maybe this time I have it.
Quick update. The runway is now closing from the 10th to the 17th of September.
Try to get some practice time in before you come back. I have found the STOL wing very hard to land in cross wind of over 10 MH. Find a 150 or 172 and do cross wind landings without flaps and do short emergency landings!!!
At 2:24pm on November 7, 2017, Bill Alexander said…


Hang in there, Its looking good on your pictures. How far from the airport do you live, I can fly in for a visit some time, you are about 45 min from 6J6. Always need an excuse to go somewhere. My Cell is 803-640-6612


At 9:14pm on October 23, 2017, Bill Alexander said…

Its been a while, how is your project going? Flying yet?
Regards Bill

At 9:21am on March 31, 2013, Bill Alexander said…


I live in North Augusta, and keep the plane at Edgefield County airport (6J6), located in Trenton,SC We have two CH750s at our field. Laurens is about an hour by CH750 air time or 1.5 hours by auto. Feel free to come down and look it over.builders love to show their stuff. My Email is Flyrotax@live.com or cell 803-640-6612. Good luck with your engine search. 


At 9:42pm on March 18, 2013, Bill Alexander said…

Good deel another SC CH750



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