I have to stop real quick and say how much I appreciate all the help I have received from friends and family both this week. Amy has been a model of patience with me being gone so much getting the airplane ready. Jeff and Harry have given me hours of their time to get this airplane ready to fly and I can't tell you how much that helps, not only from a task perspective but from a peace of mind perspective. They have both built and maintained their own RV's for years and having experienced eyes on my airplane is invaluable!
On with this weeks pictures.
|This weeks task list..notice the first engine start category is gone!|
|First task of the week was to weight the airplane so I could calculate the weight and balance.|
|Jeff tying the airplane to his Suburban|
|Then there is a list of several small tasks that got taken care of this week. This is a picture of one of them, the firewall pass-through had to be sealed up.|
|The new Comm radio had to be wired up and installed.|
|And finally, Harry and I checked the compression on the engine as part of my initial engine/airframe log entry stating that I have completed all of the tasks outline in the FAR's for an airworthy airplane.|