Category Archive for "Cozy Experimental Aircraft Project"

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – June 15, 2019

Jun 15 2019

Sanded the left fuselage side and added 30 degree lines for fibre orientation. Cut UNI-Directional cloth to size. Ran short of cloth…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – June 14, 2019

Jun 14 2019

Trimmed the fiberglass edges around the right fuselage side with the Dremel tool. Sanded the fiberglass flush with the edges. Sanded the…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – May 17, 2019

May 17 2019

Glassing the right fuselage side: Cut the fiberglass cloth to approximate sizes in preparation for glassing. Workshop temperature 25 deg C and…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – April 28, 2019

Apr 28 2019

In preparation for glassing the fuselage sides, and subsequent work inside the fuselage, I’ve built a rotisserie so I can rotate the…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – April 27, 2019

Apr 27 2019

Rounded the top right side of the fuselage. Started at the aft of the fuselage and worked my way towards the front.…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – April 6, 2019

Apr 06 2019

Rounded the top left side of the fuselage. Started at the aft of the fuselage and worked my way towards the front.…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 30, 2019

Mar 30 2019

Glued sandpaper onto wooden template blocks AA, BB, CC, and DD. These will be used to shape the top of both fuselage…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 24, 2019

Mar 24 2019

Identified the four different curvature zones along both fuselage sides. To fabricate the four fuselage curvature templates, I began by making 4…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 23, 2019

Mar 23 2019

Finished sanding the NACA Scoop and fuselage bottom then vacuumed the fuselage. Turned the fuselage right side up on the saw horses…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 11, 2019

Mar 11 2019

Used the Dremel tool to trim the edges around the NACA scoop and landing gear bulkheads then continued sanding.