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Thu Dec 18, 2014.
More pics that tried for the calendar (I'm glad we get to enjoy
It has been a busy year working
on my 9A.
And while I'm not done with the year yet, I'm starting to wind down
with only a couple weeks left, and one of those on vacation skiing!
Last November we made the decision to move from our house to the
other side of town to live on an airstrip. This has turned out to be
just a great decision. It is a wonderful neighborhood (07TS), and
the knowledge base of all things aviation is incredible. While I
lost about 2.5 months building time with the move, the help I've
received has made up for it several times over.
I started working on the Fuselage right after new years this year.
And as my wife will tell you I have been a bit "focused" on the
With the help of a couple friends we got her up on her wheels, and
mounted the engine Monday night!
I still have a lot of work left to do, but I can show people
pictures and it really looks like an airplane now
My hope is to get her done and flying sometime next summer. I think
that is reasonable, but we will see.
Still trying to decide if I want to paint it myself, or have it
painted. Right now I'm leaning towards painting it white myself,
then having a wrap applied in a Texas flag motif (wife's idea).
Now, to figure out how to plumb an airplane engine, and how to fit a
days left in 2014.
Dec 16, 2014 18:18:27 PST
95.9% done with 2014
Honor system donations are down
as of today (graph at right).
I'm estimating a
$9,200 pay cut this year,
as of today.
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photos on final
with 1st tire change please
Q: I want to flip my tires
because the outsides are treadless at this point. Can I get some
instruction on how to go about it?
A: Many replies.
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