Archive for September, 2019

Cozy MKIV – September 26, 2019

Sep 26 2019

Trimmed and sanded smooth the headrest glassed edges. Trimmed and sanded the rear seat heat duct to size. Cut a 2″ long…

Cozy MKIV – September 25, 2019

Sep 25 2019

Sanded the inside of the shoulder brace as required (and vacuumed). Workshop temperature 24 deg C and humidity 61%. Mixed a batch…

Cozy MKIV – September 23, 2019

Sep 23 2019

Finished installing the canopy hinges by countersinking and fastening all machine screws (MS24694-65, -66, -70) in place using washers (AN960-416L) and nuts…

Peterborough Airport 50th Anniversary Air Show and Gala

Sep 22 2019

Peterborough Airport 50th Anniversary

Citabria – September 17, 2019

Sep 17 2019

Here is a short video of today’s cross country flight from Peterborough (CYPQ) to the Haliburton/Stanhope Municipal Airport (CND4), along with a…

Cozy MKIV – September 16, 2019

Sep 16 2019

A foam template of the rear seat heat duct sides was made to fit between the front seatback and forward landing gear…

Cozy MKIV – September 12, 2019

Sep 12 2019

Note: The Cozy Chapter 8 parts list is missing the correct size nuts for the machine screws that hold down the canopy…

Cozy MKIV – September 11, 2019

Sep 11 2019

Used a #12 drill bit to drill 5 holes in each of the two canopy hinges to secure them to the top…

Cozy MKIV – September 10, 2019

Sep 10 2019

Sanded the bonding surfaces of the canopy hinges with 220 grit then sanded the bonding surfaces of the upper longeron with 36…

Cozy MKIV – September 8, 2019

Sep 08 2019

The canopy hinge locations were marked on the top right longeron then two 10″ pieces of MS20001-P6 hinge were cut. Assembly of…