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by Dene Collett
Wed Apr 01, 2009 10:02 pm
Forum: Market Place
Topic: NEW WHISPERS BUILT TO ORDER
Replies: 0
Views: 7959

NEW WHISPERS BUILT TO ORDER

I have a couple of construction slots opening up in my workshop soon. Please contact me privately for more particulars.
I an currently a veteran of seventeen fastbuilds, one complete flying aircraft with two more to follow shortly.
by Dene Collett
Sat Nov 01, 2008 12:01 pm
Forum: Market Place
Topic: Whisper basic kit for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 6406

Whisper basic kit for sale

Basic kit complete plus carry thru spar built. R55000.00 cash. Factory price +/- R66500.00 incl VAT. Contact Dene on cell 0845805003 or e mail : avlec@telkomsa.net . Build service available as well, see Sean Selkon's project pages.
by Dene Collett
Sat Nov 01, 2008 11:48 am
Forum: My Whisper Project
Topic: Sean Selkon's Whisper
Replies: 19
Views: 27928

Re: Sean Selkon's Whisper

Just in case you were wondering, no that is not a run in the paint on the fin!! :)
by Dene Collett
Sun Mar 09, 2008 8:26 pm
Forum: My Whisper Project
Topic: Sean Selkon's Whisper
Replies: 19
Views: 27928

Re: Sean Selkon's Whisper

I had the first engine run today and I am pretty pleased with the results. The OAT was 36.5deg C and with a run at 2500 rpm for +/- 8min after warmup I never saw a cylinder head temp over 150degC or an oil temp over 75degC. I realize that there is a big difference between a static run and a genuine ...
by Dene Collett
Tue Mar 04, 2008 12:16 am
Forum: My Whisper Project
Topic: Sean Selkon's Whisper
Replies: 19
Views: 27928

Re: Sean Selkon's Whisper

Thanks for the kind words Peter. As they say, the proof of the pudding is in the eating. It isn't perfect but it's pretty good. At this stage the oil cooling system is all theoretical so I hope it all works as planned. It will be a hell of a job to change it if it doesn't cool properly. The EFIS wen...
by Dene Collett
Tue Jan 29, 2008 11:51 pm
Forum: My Whisper Project
Topic: My first flight in an express
Replies: 0
Views: 7560

My first flight in an express

Well, after assembling thirteen of these beauties I decided that it was time to put my money where my mouth is so to speak. This morning Peter called me at 07:05 and invited me for a flight out to Cape St Francis. I jumped at the oppertunity to fly in a plane that I had assembled and rigged myself. ...
by Dene Collett
Tue Jul 04, 2006 10:45 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Builder assist available
Replies: 0
Views: 2556

Builder assist available

Builder assist now available. I am cullently busy with my sixth fuselage assembly and have enough room in my workshop for someone who does not have the space to rig an aeroplane of this size. This service will be offered at a very reasonable price and will only be available untill I have "grown" int...