Category Archive for "Cozy Experimental Aircraft Project"

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – April 15, 2018

Apr 15 2018

Removed the temporary board supporting the aft end of the floor then scraped the glue from the landing gear bulkhead. Shop temperature…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 31, 2018

Mar 31 2018

Permanent Installation of the aircraft floor. Shop temperature was 25 deg C and humidity 39%. Several batches of medium stiff flox was…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 30, 2018

Mar 30 2018

Shimmed gaps between fuselage floor and sides and prepared for permanent installation of the floor.

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 25, 2018

Mar 25 2018

Positioning & Fitting floor into fuselage assembly Positioned floor in place. Sanded and used the Dremel tool to level the floor at…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 17, 2018

Mar 17 2018

Removed the peel ply. Trimmed the edges with the Dremel tool. I went through four heavy duty cutter wheels while trimming the…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 12, 2018

Mar 13 2018

Glassing the Cozy MK IV floor Workshop temperature was 25 deg C and humidity 38%. The entire surface was covered with micro…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – February 25, 2018

Feb 25 2018

Added a radius to the top edges of the floor spacers so the glass cloth will conform. Also added a radius to…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – February 24, 2018

Feb 24 2018

Positioned the aircraft floor back on the worktable for preparation prior to glassing. Additional wood and shims were added to the bottom…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – February 20, 2018

Feb 20 2018

Removed nails from the floor spacers. Trimmed spacers. Placed the floor on the fuselage assembly for a trial fit.

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – February 18, 2018

Feb 18 2018

Installed Remaining Floor Spacers Workshop temperature 25 deg C and humidity 38%. 106g resin was mixed with 40g hardner and glass bubbles…