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Old 08-26-2004, 02:01 AM
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Default RoLL CaLL...chapter ?

i would love to here how u all r doing ? like i'm new and on chapter 4 or i'm old and on the same dam chapter i was on this time last year or i'm wizzing though chapter 18,hit the loto and this thing just builds it self......that sorta stuff. OK i'll start .......hi im steve ,on chapter 9a-13
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Old 08-26-2004, 09:25 AM
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Old 08-26-2004, 12:20 PM
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Same, but I'm being different and building an E-Racer. My apartment doesn't have room for Chapter 1, which starts with, "Aquire 2 sheets of 4'x8' foam and..."

So, I think maybe I'll start with the bulkheads. What's a good way to blow up quarter scale drawings accurately?
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Old 08-26-2004, 10:38 AM
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end of chapter 7, middle of chapter 9. Its going a bit faster than I thought it would. I get to spend 2-3 nights a week and most weekends working on it.
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Old 08-26-2004, 10:55 AM
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you know, i just don't know the chapter, just finished installing fuel tank blisters and this week we will, i don't know, maybe preasure test a tank, maybe installing the windows in the turtledecks, installing turtledecks and canopies. Just plane fun.


Oh yeah, finish the nose gear reinforcement
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Old 08-26-2004, 12:22 PM
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I have put about 100 hrs and 1500 dollars into my workshop. This, to me, is Chapter 0. Its fun building stuff, no matter what it is, and I'll have a great shop to build the Cozy in.
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Old 08-26-2004, 02:42 PM
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I'm wating for some disposable money, and a decision on if I have to move across the country.
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Chapter... uh... help me out here dust.
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Old 08-26-2004, 03:06 PM
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Oh yeah, finish the nose gear reinforcement
Dust, could you elaborate on the nose gear reinforcement? I know you talked to an engineer, but I didn't exactly understand where and how you intend to reinforce it. Pictures??
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Old 08-27-2004, 11:15 AM
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I promise, i promise i will and i also have a suggestion on how to do it from scratch, lighter. Will draw that and pic the retrofit
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I am still stuck at the end of chapter 9 as far as actual BUILDING process goes..
but, I am in the process of collecting materials and so on for the rest of it.
Somebody keeps putting stuff in my garage and making things a little too cozy for my Cozy (me) and my business is taking off faster than Greg Richter's Cozy. But, that's ok. Now I can afford to buy more airplane stuff
Inches away from the hurricane damage and rebuilding efforts and 125 miles from John's "Sladecraft" , the overall feeling is: Get the stock airplane built and try for a "Super Cozy" later. If my airplane was built and I was flying it, I would be home more hours instead of watching tail lights on the interstate. I'll be 50 in 2 years and I want to have it done by then. After all, there's no handicapped parking on the ramp, and when I am 80 and have built my "Super Cozy"
I won't be able to chase it down the ramp using a "walker". Of course, I could start building a "Super (rotary powered) walker" now. Then, when I need it I'll have it...
Ah! nuts! I'm getting distracted again!
At least my oldest son just turned 21. I won't have to stop to go get beer anymore...
I must be off...

BTW Thanks for the avatar Aaron..

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Old 01-06-2005, 11:48 PM
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OK builders, who is on what chapter NOW???

We are on...i guess 20, i dun know, putting on the canopy and just finished building a new work place - whats that chapter 3

Oh yeah, had to leave table in basement so built a new table last week
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Dust & others

I working on Chapter 7 and all those put off till laters. You know the firewall won't be used till a later chapter type things. Was supposed to get my antenna kit for Christmas but it hasn't arrived yet Parts of the engine are being shipped back from all over the US. Hope to start putting together my first 13b any day now.

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chapter 14 but got a undid list as long as my arm.
just a bout done with the noze and the lights and will
redo the nc30's this weekend,and with any luck start on the long thing that holds up the wing and stops the fule from going out the back

ps. dust the 27thuosand volt thingy that works the eggnighter that works the HID buld is 189. plus tax.
i know cuz i just ordered it,some how smoke got out of it and it dont work with out the smoke in side of it,
So remember plus is + and neg is -. and a fuse is 10 cents
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i would love to here how u all r doing ? like i'm new and on chapter 4 or i'm old and on the same dam chapter i was on this time last year or i'm wizzing though chapter 18,hit the loto and this thing just builds it self......that sorta stuff. OK i'll start .......hi im steve ,on chapter 9a-13
Steve - get in the shop now that you have one
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