Category: Fuselage

Rear Fuselage Right-hand Side Skin (4.5h)

Continued with the bottom skin today, removed all the z- and l-angles and deburred holes, primed and then riveted on the skin. If you look carefully we didn’t rivet all the way to the ends of the l-angles because we…

Rear Fuselage Bottom Skin Continued (4.5h)

Just before Christmas, we had been in Vegas and stopped by Mike and Liz’ hangar to see how their 750 build is coming along. One of the things that was obvious from the trip is that we need to turn…

Rear Fuselage Day 1: Bottom Skin (2h)

Time for a new chapter in the build and therefore to go with it a new category menu item at the top of the page: it’s fuselage time! The big news for this chapter is that my Dad is visiting…

Unpacking the Crate!

Christmas came early to Marmot Aviation with the arrival of the final kits from Zenith. Everything to do with the delivery went without a hitch, no doubt because I wasn’t involved at all. So with screwdriver bit in drill, I…