Category Archive for "Cozy Experimental Aircraft Project"

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.

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – March 10, 2019

Mar 10 2019

Now that the bottom of the fuselage has cured, I removed the peel ply from the sides and from around the landing…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – February 23, 2019

Feb 23 2019

Glassing the Fuselage Bottom: Workshop temperature 25 deg C and humidity 35%. A small batch of flox was mixed and added around…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – February 17, 2019

Feb 17 2019

Ensured the longerons are level side to side and front to back. Placed plastic on the floor in preparation for glassing the…

Cozy Experimental Aircraft Update – February 10, 2019

Feb 10 2019

Preparing the fuselage bottom for glassing …. The Dremel tool was used to remove foam around the edge of the NACA scoop…

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…