Archive for December, 2017

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 31, 2017

Dec 31 2017

Workshop temperature 25 deg C and humidity 26%. Mixed a batch of epoxy using 146g resin and 56g hardner. Epoxy was applied…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 29, 2017

Dec 29 2017

Removed the 2x4s and clamps from the heat duct and seat brace assembly. Prepared 2” wide tape joints to reinforce the seat…

Citabria Update – December 28, 2017

Dec 28 2017

CAVOK all day at CYPQ.  I arrived at noon to warm up the engine and the cockpit then clear the snow.  By…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 27, 2017

Dec 27 2017

Permanent installation of the seat brace and the heat duct. Outside air temperature was -20 deg C and the workshop temperature was…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 26, 2017

Dec 26 2017

This sandpaper should last for awhile. Sanded the bottom of the front seatback flush with the bottom longerons and the heat duct.…

2017 Highlights at Beyond Blue Aerospace

Dec 26 2017

Please take a moment to view a short video of our 2017 initiatives & events. Recap of 2017 at Beyond Blue Aerospace.…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 24, 2017

Dec 24 2017

Removed peel ply from the 2″ BID tape on the seat brace/heat duct joint. Trimmed the fiberglass edges using a small hand…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 17, 2017

Dec 17 2017

Cut out 2 plies of BID at 45deg orientation to make two 2″ x 17″ pieces of fiberglass tape. Workshop temperature was…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 16, 2017

Dec 16 2017

Developed a clamping scheme for supporting the heat duct and seat brace during cure. Levelled the sawhorses and used hot glue to…

Sunday at the Hangar

Dec 10 2017

Windy with a little bit of snow at CYPQ this afternoon. Cleaned the hangar up and setup for a holiday potluck lunch…