Category Archive for "Cozy Experimental Aircraft Project"

Cozy MKIV – August 5, 2019

Aug 05 2019

Fabricating the front seat headrest pieces: Used the band saw to cut out four 1.25″ birch plywood squares. Front seat headrest pieces…

Cozy MK IV – July 21, 2019

Jul 21 2019

Used a dremel tool to trim the fiberglass close to the longeron and switched to a hand blade for the thicker layers…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – June 28, 2019

Jun 28 2019

Glassing the left fuselage side: Workshop temperature was 25 deg C and humidity 64%. Epoxy was mixed and applied to the wood…

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…