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Exhaust Arrives, Brake Fluid, & Prepping for Paint

It is amazing how when you work on your project, you make progress! The exhaust arrived so we temporarily fit it onto the engine. Really nice welding on the exhaust. With exhaust in place, we could start drilling the holes … Continue reading

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Technical Counselor Visit

On Saturday, we had our second Technical Counselor visit on the 750.  For those unfamiliar with the program, EAA Technical Counselors are experienced airplane builders, restorers, and mechanics who volunteer their time to visit other EAA members who are in the … Continue reading

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Post-AV startup, front skin and tail surfaces

AirVenture 2013 is in the books and I think we can say with a resounding yes that this year’s event was one of the best ever! We were able to get the 750 back to the Weeks hangar within the … Continue reading

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It rolls and sees the light of day!

Today was moving day for the staff Zenith 750. With so many other preparations going on around the grounds, getting it moved a few days ahead of the show, and before airplanes start arriving by hundreds an hour, was a … Continue reading

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Launch party! This will be an airplane by Memorial Day 2013!

Today was the official launch of the Zenith 750 EAA Staff build project. Sebastian Heintz and Roger Dubbert were on hand from Zenith Aircraft to “hand deliver” the kit to us. Below is the entire airplane…this was perplexing for many … Continue reading

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