Morne Nortier's X350

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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by Brett » Wed Jul 15, 2015 7:09 pm

Morne your plane is progressing very well. Excellent!!

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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by whisper » Wed Jul 15, 2015 7:22 pm

cool plane :wink:
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Sat Jul 18, 2015 8:38 am

Complete the elevator pulley bracket assembly and install the hinges!
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Sat Jul 18, 2015 8:41 am

Raining today...so doing a heart transplant on my LYC.... :D Got the cylinders back. Now can start with assembly...
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Mon Aug 10, 2015 9:10 pm

Well as Russel would put it ---- the day job get in the way of my fun.....

Busy with moulding the tank. Will fit a flush filler cap on the side of fuselage to fill the aux tank. By doing this i can eliminate the multi fuel selector valves....
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Sun Aug 16, 2015 3:58 pm

Hi,

Trip down to PE was inspirational....Engine now 95%. Missing some parts....
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Sun Aug 23, 2015 7:21 pm

Much to quiet here....where is everybody....

Very constructive weekend...

Firewall done!
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Sun Aug 23, 2015 7:22 pm

Rudder pedals slider done!
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Sun Aug 23, 2015 7:26 pm

Integral tank leak tested and drain valve installed!
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Re: Morne Nortier's X

Post by MNortier » Sun Aug 23, 2015 7:28 pm

Integral tank PRC'ed....

It is the most stickiest , smelliest , messy sh%$ i have ever worked with! :(
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