Zodiac 601XLB N601LL was first flown on September 12, 2018. It took 11 years from start to finish with numerous long breaks interspersed for other of life's priorities. Continue reading "Hopwood Zodiac 601XLB"
Our Van's RV-12 E-LSA was completed September 2018. I am a first-time builder, and it took three year build working week-ends only. Continue reading "Kincaid RV-12"
Pulsar XP, serial# 404, made it's maiden flight on May 18, 2013 after quite a long period of building. Continue reading "Meisser Pulsar"
My USCG-themed RV-9A was completed this weekend.
I built it using a slow build kit, although I did get a jump-start, buying 90% completed wings from Ravi Thakker, another RV-9A owner. Continue reading "Gross RV-9A"
Finally, after over 3 years Sportsman kit #7091 left the ground. It flew really well and only needed minor trim adjustment.
The airplane is fitted with 31" Bushwheels on the Glasair Cub-style landing gear and a T3 tailwheel. The big wheels make a great set up for my type of flying and it still manages 133mph at 25/25. Not bad!
I recently completed my Zenith CH 750 after the original was nearly destroyed due to engine failure and subsequent off airport landing.