Michael Doornbos
  • Weaverville, NC
  • United States
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Michael Doornbos's Discussions

Let’s talk fuel systems

Started this discussion. Last reply by Guy Magnuson Jan 28, 2023. 21 Replies

I’m at the point where I need to start doing fuel system planning. My firewall is riveted, nosewheel is next.I heard that AM recommends NOT using a header tank, so I’m wondering what and how to route…Continue

Unpanel Mount

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alan Lampson Jun 10, 2021. 26 Replies

Pretty sure I'm the first customer delivery of the Unpanel mount. It's VERY solid and heavier than I expected. Almost 9 pounds...…Continue


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Sep 3, 2019
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Quick Update Video

I did a quick project update video for those who've been asking: https://evadot.com/2019/06/17/cruzer-update-video/See More
Jun 17, 2019
Daniel Niendorff left a comment for Michael Doornbos
"I keep my 801 I knoxville.  Let me know if you want to come fly some time!"
May 21, 2019

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Aircraft Model
CH 750 Cruzer
Project Status
Nearly done
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Engine installed (or plan to install)
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Building Experience
Have worked on airplanes before
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Private Pilot, Commercial / CFI
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Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)

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Starting to look like an airplane

Posted on September 3, 2019 at 4:00pm 1 Comment

Quick Update Video

Posted on June 17, 2019 at 10:54am 1 Comment

I did a quick project update video for those who've been asking: https://evadot.com/2019/06/17/cruzer-update-video/

My build log online

Posted on June 4, 2018 at 7:11am 0 Comments

Up until now I’ve been using a paper logbook but taking a lot of pictures for my own reference later (and for the memories).

It occurred to me that Wordpress would make a great build log platform (and it is free, my favorite word!). I was originally just going to set it to private, but since a lot of people want to see the progress I figured what the heck…

So if you’re looking for something to put you to sleep:…


Avilution on the podcast

Posted on November 3, 2017 at 8:00am 0 Comments

Chatted with Avilution on the podcast this week. They are the company behind the "Unpanel" on the SD:  https://evadot.com/2017/11/02/evadot-podcast-108-disruption-in-avionics-with-avilution-and-unpanels/

I've put in an order for the unpanel kit changes for my Cruzer. As far as I can tell I'm the first one.

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At 11:48am on May 21, 2019, Daniel Niendorff said…

I keep my 801 I knoxville.  Let me know if you want to come fly some time!


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