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Earlier this month I participated once again at the Great Alaska Aviation Gathering in Anchorage, and visited with area Zenith builders and flyers. The day after the show I went flying with Bill Wilcox in his STOL…Continue
Added by Roger Dubbert on May 25, 2018 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment
Here's a brief overview of the pre-flight of the main spring gear of the Zenith STOL CH 701 - to make sure that the aluminum spring gear is properly tightened between the two polyurethane spacers (on both sides). This is a quick and easy item to check for regularly (and especially after a rough landing):
Older STOL CH701's used pieces of…Continue
Added by Roger Dubbert on February 23, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments
I recently visited Bob B in Arizona to perform the first flight of his Zenith STOL CH 701.
Below are a couple videos of me inspecting and test flying this new customer-built STOL CH 701 from a Zenith kit. I hope you find them useful.
First Flight Video:…
Added by Roger Dubbert on December 17, 2015 at 2:01pm — 4 Comments
Here's a video outlining the installation of the nosewheel strut and the bungee installation:
Here's the link for the Bungee Installation tool: http://j.mp/bungee-tool
Added by Roger Dubbert on August 12, 2015 at 1:00pm — 1 Comment
Following are photos and four videos of our camping trip this past weekend to Mt. Eagle Escape.
Friday afternoon (after work), loading up for a two night camping trip. Lots of space!…Continue
Added by Roger Dubbert on June 4, 2014 at 3:00pm — 13 Comments
I recently attended Quality Sport Plane's Open House and West Coast Zenith Builder Gathering on May 7. Before the open house I visited Christopher Desmond and flew his new STOL CH 701 in the back country. I'll post photos and videos of…Continue
Added by Roger Dubbert on May 12, 2011 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment