I bought the 801 almost ready and I have changed the engine with a new LOM 337C including the prop and Clamar amphib floats, also I was planning to use the aircraft flying around lakes in Texas.
I have closed a contract with N Geographic for a 13 episodes doc in Europe for the next 2 -3 years. As you can see I have spend a lot of money for that plane and I don't want to have it in a hangar an use it for 10 or 20 days a year.
I own and working on the plane for the past 2 years. The plane is at my mechanic's hangar in Glendale Arizona.
Maurice -- Out of interest, while working on my 750 in Kitchener I met a good guy and fellow Zenith aviation enthusiast finishing his 701. Stu Duncan lives in the Arden area. He may be a good local contact for you. He is listed on this site.
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