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30 Hrs – Ch 20 – Wingletts

Created the 1″ top tips of the wingletts, rounded the corners, and prepped for glassing.  Glassed the wingletts with 2 ply UND and finished with peel ply. Removed the wingletts from the forms and began prepping them for the next … Continue reading

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24 Hrs – Ch 14 – Main Landing Gear Cover

The shed is complete, and took far more work during a busy summer than I was expecting.  While I’m waiting for control bearings from the Cozy Girrrls, I decided to build the LG cover.  I decided to take the Wayne … Continue reading

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20 Hrs – Ch13 – Fuselage Nose

      I have been working on the project, but I have been bad at updating my logbook lately.  Time listed is conservative, when you take into account there has been a lot of time spent figuring out the … Continue reading

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24 Hrs – Ch12 – Canard Installation

Dennis Oelmann delivered the replacement canard, and it looks great!  I do have a problem with the lift tabs fitting in the fuselage, but that appears to be my fault.  I misunderstood the plans and reduced the sides by 3/8″, … Continue reading

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Chapter 04 – 31.25 Hrs – Bulkheads

First of all, let me recommend downloading the CAD files from the Unofficial Cozy Builders Website.  I have not done this, but I struggled enough with the Instrument Panel (IP) drawing to now know better.  After doing some digging, I … Continue reading

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Chapter 03 – 4 Hrs – Practice Layup #2

I was not able to find 1/2″ PVC foam in my supply, but I did have 3/8″ PVC, so I used that in it’s place.  I cut the piece to size with a utility knife after marking the top for … Continue reading

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Chapter 00 – 5.5 hours – Cloth Storage Construction

I started by cutting two 48″ x 43″ pieces from a 4′ x 8′ sheet of 5/8″ particle board.  This left a 48″x10 piece left over, which I will use for one of the sides.  Then I cut (3) 48″x10″ … Continue reading

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