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Started this discussion. Last reply by Dan Hill Jul 18, 2022. 5 Replies 1 Like
Maybe it's due to supply chain issues, but where I live the 3M Scotch Brite silicon carbide deburring wheels are super expensive now ($230 each), so I decided to try one of the cheap nylon fiber…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt Pope Jun 24, 2022. 10 Replies 0 Likes
There has been some discussion about tablet mounts here on the forum, but the posts I found are fairly old so I'm wondering what mounts people are choosing nowadays and what you like and dislike…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank Stutzman Mar 2. 8 Replies 0 Likes
The upper wing skins over the fuel tanks in my 701 are held on with sheet metal screws. The plans call for rivets, which would likely be much stronger and lighter, but I guess the builder thought…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt Pope Mar 28, 2022. 2 Replies 0 Likes
I'm wondering if anyone has made their own fuel tank outlet finger screens. The regular ones appear to be nothing more than some brass mesh rolled into a cylinder that is then soldered into a NPT…Continue
Hi Matt....not really active on the forum, but I do look at it occasionally. I am not too far away from you down here in the Seattle area. We have a small group of CH701s and 750s that like to go gravel bar flying. I added the canard flap just as a fun project, No issue I was trying to address or fix, but it turned out well and is a lot of fun. Message me your email address and I will send you a PowerPoint I put together explaining the project.
Thanks for your solution for sealing the steering rods at the firewall.
Simple, ease to install on the engine side of the firewall and the price seems fair for an aircraft parts.
Dick Jones - was a builder/pilot of a CH-601 and now builder/pilot of a CH-701
Welcome to the forum Matt, hope we can meet up someday.