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At 12:40pm on January 17, 2024, JD Houde said…
Good afternoon Bob, I checked the registry and it looks like you no longer own the CH 750.
I am based at CYCC Cornwall Regional and own a STOL CH 750 and would like to build skis for it.
I would truly apreciate getting a set of plans for your design. My 750 empty weight is 825 Lbs, Gross 1440 Lbs
Thank you,
JD Houde
At 9:20pm on November 25, 2023, Dave steinke said…
Hello Bob!

I would be very interested in your ski design. Is there any way you could reach out to me? I am interested in building a set.

Thank you
At 5:53pm on October 9, 2023, Matthew McLatchy said…

Hi Bob,

I love the wheel penetrating ski design that you did. I'd love to have a set for my 701. Is it possible to purchase the plans from you? My email is


At 8:27am on January 31, 2022, Randy Ferri said…

Hi Bob,

I came across a thread(with pictures) of ski's you made years ago.  They look very nice.  Do you still have the plans for those?  Would you be willing to sell me a copy?  Here's my email,  If you could let me know, either way, that would be great.

Thanks Randy

At 10:09am on January 27, 2022, Kyle Fleming said…

Hi Bob, do you experience any glair or other issues with the strut mounted landing light? I’m thinking of mounting mine there too. 




At 5:46am on November 21, 2017, Kurt Anderson said…
Hi Bob do you still have snow ski plans for the 750? If so can you email them to me at

Thank you in advance
At 3:12pm on October 28, 2017, Jules Lecompte said…

Hello Bob,

Just noticed another one of your comment on the internet about the Pegazair.  For your info the company still exists and is thriving, their "Pegazair" still performs incredibly and  they now produce a 4 seat version called the "Levitation" with a useful load of around a thousand pounds with 180hp Lycoming.  Just thought I should give you the correct information so you could pass it on correctly.

Cheers, Jules 

At 10:51pm on October 5, 2017, Bob Jones said…

Bob,I always carry a gun as part of the survival gear,bear protection,supper, etc

At 7:25am on January 8, 2016, Normand Lambert said…

Hi Bob,

Also, Sorry for the loss of your father. 


At 7:25am on January 8, 2016, Normand Lambert said…

Hi Bob,

Yeah, I know .... Got the 'PLANE BUG' !!! Really wanted to get my hands on a CH750 but got a deal for the CH701SP and CH750 altogether...Couldn't pass. Will most probably sell the CH701SP project and finish up the CH750.

Couldn't resist any longer !

Take care !


CH701sp C-GFEU + 2

At 8:00pm on January 4, 2015, ulis temos said…
Bob, sorry for the loss of your father. My plane is safe and tucked away until the flock returns to Canada. I do fear that they may bring down an airliner landing at Allentown airport. I am also getting to the age when one should give up flying. As of now I can still handle short strips. You can see my strip on maps or Google earth. 3224 sterner road Nazareth pa. Temos
At 9:36am on November 7, 2014, Charlie Becker said…


I can't get the message system to send you a message.  

My email is sonex450 @

Can you send me info about the skis?



At 9:20pm on November 2, 2014, wij Horemans said…


Having just completed my 750 and passed the inspection.. a new project is warranted.. could you please send a copy of the wheel-ski plans..

My emai is

thank you in advance.


Wijnand Horemans Rocky Mountain House Alberta

At 8:45pm on September 21, 2014, Mike Gleason said…

Bob, I understand you have plans for Rob Nelson's wheel skis. Could let me know how I may obtain a set.

At 9:27am on March 11, 2014, Doug Wagner said…

Thank you.  What do you all know about reliability of the UL350is?

At 6:43pm on February 10, 2014, Damien Graham said…
Thanks for the phone numbers Bob. I live in Watertown NY and Mark would be my best and nearest bet for help upgrading my 601 HDS. It was built in 2000 and I bought it in 2005. Thanks again.
At 11:14am on January 23, 2014, Stephen Foreman said…

Hello Bob, thanks for your friend request. Not flying much at the moment the grass strip is a bit waterlogged!!

At 12:50pm on December 2, 2013, Brian A Manlove said…

Bungee Installation Tool - THANK YOU... fantastic solution.  I used a 3/8" drive ratchet with a short cheater bar, a 7/16 socket fits right into the front tube, and all I can say is you are right...

BOB'S Y'ALLS UNCLE!!!  (as we say it in Texas.)


At 4:09pm on November 21, 2013, David Lee said…

Thanks Bob for the ski plan offer. send to   I was just thinking the other day at the first snowfall that it was time to get started on this again.

At 7:28am on November 10, 2013, Gilbert Moore said…

Hi Bob

I'm weighing my electronic instrument options. The Dynon skyview system is obviously a great set-up but it sure looks like it ends up as an expensive panel by the time it's complete. Also looking at MGL explorer. Is Dynon worth it in the long run for a mostly VFR plane, or is a simpler less costly solution with MGL perfectly adequate? What are your thoughts?

Thanks Gilbert (Bill)

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