Category Archive for "Cozy Experimental Aircraft Project"

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – September 17, 2017

Sep 17 2017

Cut four 10″ x 2″ strips of BID cloth at 45 deg orientation. Shop temperature was 25 deg C and humidity 48%.…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – September 9, 2017

Sep 09 2017

Permanent installation of the lower firewall today. Firewall shimmed and level and clamped in position – ready for floxing. Shop temperature 25…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – September 3, 2017

Sep 03 2017

Used 5 minute epoxy to install the outboard foam shims prior to lower firewall installation.

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – August 24, 2017

Aug 24 2017

The top of the lower firewall needs to be flush with the top of the stringer so I filed the lower firewall…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – August 7, 2017

Aug 07 2017

Cut five 5″ spacers to ensure to position the bottom firewall 5″ aft of the rear landing gear bulkhead. Used the dremel…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – July 30, 2017

Jul 30 2017

Traced the longeron and stringer holes from the temporary firewall to the permanent bottom half firewall and cut out the new holes.…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – July 9, 2017

Jul 09 2017

Trimmed and sanded the 6-ply layup on the aft side of the forward landing gear bulkhead. Filed and sanded the 7/8″ holes…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – July 3, 2017

Jul 03 2017

Re-opening the 0.25″ holes and opening up the 0.875″ holes for the aileron torque tubes.      

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – July 2, 2017

Jul 02 2017

Workshop temperature was 25 deg C and humidity was 46%. 93g resin was mixed with 35g of hardner to make a batch…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – July 1, 2017

Jul 01 2017

Workshop temperature was 25 deg C and humidity 50%. A batch of epoxy was made using 140g resin and 53g hardner. The…