Couple of engine tests

One of the things needed for the inspection is a fuel flow test and, looking through the inspection checklist I was given, a compression test. The compression test is supposed to be what they call a differential test where you…

Safetyties and Taxiing

This week I got in touch with a San Diego-based inspector and received some documents to fill in and look over. It will take a while to go through the inspection checklist to see what I might not have done…

Finished*

Yesterday’s blog entry isn’t really complete because it doesn’t mention that prior to riveting I found that the doors still don’t fit. But I thought they did, I hear you say. Yes this fit until you put the rod on…

More Door Stuff

Started off the day with wrapping the passenger door in the same scheme as the pilot side door. Halfway through attention was turned to the locking pin on the pilot side. Allen’s idea for a fix was to cut some…