Author Archives: ChadJensen

Doors going on, more wiring, engine mount fitting

This week before Christmas saw a very small crew in the EAA Weeks hangar to work on the Zenith. Fear not, work still commences and progress made. Jim has been hard at work on the seats, along with Charlie. Getting … Continue reading

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Wingtip lights, doors and seats

The last two weeks on the project have seen a couple of sweet deliveries. Our wingtip lights arrived from AeroLED as I showed last entry, and we also got a big crate from Zenith with our engine mount, cowling, and … Continue reading

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More doors and windshield work, & AeroLED lights are here!

Back from the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, we had a small crew last night, but we always manage to make progress. Jim worked away on the seat ribs, getting them drilled full size to the fuselage floor, deburring, and getting ready … Continue reading

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Doors, brakes, started rigging controls

Saturday was a good day on the Zenith, and with Thanksgiving this week, it will be the only day for a blog entry this time around. We had Tracy with us again, and plenty of builders to work on various … Continue reading

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Our panel has arrived! Thank you Dynon and SteinAir!

I’ll begin this entry with a big thank you to two big supporters of this project. Dynon Avionics and SteinAir, thank you so much for providing our avionics package for the Zenith!! Dynon has loaded us up with goodies with … Continue reading

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