Category Archive for "Cozy Experimental Aircraft Project"

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – January 19, 2019

Jan 19 2019

I will plan to install the ILS, COMM, and GPS antennas but no marker beacons or adf antennas. Marker Beacons are generally…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – January 12, 2019

Jan 12 2019

Cut a piece of birch plywood 5″ x 2″. Marked the location on the left side of the fuselage where this will…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – January 6, 2019

Jan 06 2019

Sanded a 1″ wide 1/16″ deep depression at the forward end of the fuselage where the nose will interface with the fuselage.…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – January 1, 2019

Jan 01 2019

Vacuumed the landing brake and the fuselage where the landing brake is installed. Tacked the landing brake in place with 5 minute…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 31, 2018

Dec 31 2018

Sanded a 1/16″ deep depression around the landing brake. 1″ wide forward of the landing brake and 2″ wide along the sides…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 29, 2018

Dec 29 2018

Repaired some areas of the NACA scoop between the landing gear bulkheads where there were air bubbles after the 2-ply BID layup.…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 28, 2018

Dec 28 2018

Continued shaping the bottom left exterior of the fuselage. I switched from a 4.5″ wide rounded sanding block to a 3″ wide…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 26, 2018

Dec 26 2018

More rounding/sanding of the bottom right side of the fuselage. Trimmed and began sanding the bottom left side of the fuselage.

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 24, 2018

Dec 24 2018

Lots of sanding and shaping of the bottom left side of the fuselage. More sanding and shaping left to do on this…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – December 8, 2018

Dec 08 2018

Cut three 1.5″ thick blocks of wood and used wood screws to secure them together.   Created a paper template of the…