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    Thanks scott. And please thank pablo in my name...

    Thanks scott. And please thank pablo in my name for his support during the build
    I will report after the maiden.

    Ziv
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    Hi Guys, Cockpit installed, plane balanced...

    Hi Guys,

    Cockpit installed, plane balanced perfectly - did not add a single gramm of lead! Very pleased.
    Air and electronics checked again, all works great and ready for maiden.

    The plane...
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    Hi Guys, Canopy and cockpit instalation done....

    Hi Guys,

    Canopy and cockpit instalation done. I think the paint and decals upgraded the interior a lot.


    Ziv
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    Canopy and pilot tub instalation. Trimmed and...

    Canopy and pilot tub instalation.
    Trimmed and glued the canopy using zap-goo.
    As for the pilot tub - I decided to upgrade a little with some yellow paint... looks better now IMO.

    Tonight I will...
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    Turbine installed - Behotec 220... Bypass fits...

    Turbine installed - Behotec 220...
    Bypass fits perfectly, great quality carbon parts.

    Done. tomorrow will test run the turbine.

    Few last things:
    Canopy and pilot instalation
    Balancing
    ...
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    Hey guys some more work: Final instalation of...

    Hey guys

    some more work:
    Final instalation of the equipment...
    All trays are in place, all electronics tested and works great.
    I do have some issues with the evojet failsafe unit, will see...
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    Final check on the wing connection - robart quick...

    Final check on the wing connection - robart quick air connects and Powerbox 2 servo lead connector sockets.
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    Hi Guys, Did some more work: - smoke nozzle...

    Hi Guys,

    Did some more work:
    - smoke nozzle - attached with an alum. bracket to the turbine mount
    - exhaust pipe - made some alum. brackets to attach to the fuse
    - painted the carbon bypass...
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    Not that I know of. My F16 was the older version,...

    Not that I know of. My F16 was the older version, fiberglass structure (not the honeycomb one). It flew good, a little heavy. Unfortunately it crashed few weeks ago (Mid air colision...). Just bought...
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    Hi Iceman, No flying fields near Hadera... We...

    Hi Iceman,

    No flying fields near Hadera... We fly jets down south, 2.5 hours drive (In Kziot or Ein-Yahav...)
    Where R U from?

    Cheers,

    Ziv
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    Fuel cells: 1 smoke tank installed under the...

    Fuel cells:

    1 smoke tank installed under the turbine, 1 main + 2 saddle tanks in the front. Supplied with Festo high flow vents - massive and easy to install using Hysol.

    Ziv
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    More: Finished with the air tubing routes...

    More:

    Finished with the air tubing routes
    Equip trays all dry, started witht the final electronics install
    Air vents on the fuse bottom

    Final air cleaning so I can begin the fuel cells...
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    Trays painting is done..

    Trays painting is done..
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    Equip. Tray is trimmed, painted in white primer...

    Equip. Tray is trimmed, painted in white primer and sanded. I went to the autoshop today and prepared a matching yellow Dupont paint for the trays. Will paint tomorrow.

    Cheers,

    Ziv
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    Hey, Did the final instalation of the front...

    Hey,

    Did the final instalation of the front wheel. Made 2mm spacers to lift the gear a little bit, so the gear door will close, otherwise it sticks out a bit and prevents the door from closing....
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    Hi Scott, Yes I did. I had to drill through...

    Hi Scott,

    Yes I did. I had to drill through the main spar carefully to get the wiring through there and into the other side of the wheel well. It was dificult, but I managed to do it. It is worth...
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    Thanks! I will try to make a template if you...

    Thanks!
    I will try to make a template if you want. Will draw the outlines on a A4 paper and scan it.
    The Behotec 220 needed extra plates to extend the mount to reach the wood. Made some 4.5cmX9cm...
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    Equipment tray... After planning the location of...

    Equipment tray...
    After planning the location of each device, drawing the outlines and let the drilling and milling begin...

    More coming tomorrow.

    Cheers,
    Ziv
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    Thanks scott! On with the game.. Planning...

    Thanks scott!

    On with the game..

    Planning the equipment trays. Made an upper one to hold all the air and fuel filling gauges.
    Goes directly under the canopy, easy access to everything.
    It...
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    Wings are done. Robart quick connects with bulk...

    Wings are done. Robart quick connects with bulk connection to the fuse. Powerbox connectors with dual servo outputs. Had to make a cutout hole in the wing root to nake sure it all goes inside when...
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    Hi Guys, Been doing the wiring and airline...

    Hi Guys,

    Been doing the wiring and airline setup. Had to plan it carefully to make sure it goes through the fuel cells area without an issue.
    Here it is..

    Ziv
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    Wonderfull plane. I must have one... Looking for...

    Wonderfull plane. I must have one...
    Looking for a proper color scheme :)

    Anton - Can you show a short video of the lighting set operating?
    Also, how is the access to the equipment in the front...
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    Next - the front wheel steering system. Works...

    Next - the front wheel steering system. Works well and easy.

    Good night,

    Ziv
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    Thanks for the pics Danno. Here are some pics...

    Thanks for the pics Danno.

    Here are some pics of the rudder servo instalation. Pretty easy.

    Cheers,

    Ziv
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