Monthly Archives: February 2013

  • Door Skin

    Posted on 18. February 2013 by Thomas in Doors, Fuselage, Recent Posts.

    Our door will be fully skinned with lexan. We like the improved visibility, especially when doing sightseeing and looking down to earth. The lexan provided with the kit was sufficient for both complete doors. One disadvantage is slightly more weight. Many other Rebel builders have done this before and I think the stainless piano hinge […]

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  • Right Door Frame

    Posted on 18. February 2013 by Thomas in Doors, Fuselage, Recent Posts.

        The picture shows the fitting of the right door frame. The stainless steel hinge at the front is already installed at the door post.

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  • Center Console Installed

    Posted on 18. February 2013 by Thomas in Fuselage, Recent Posts.

    The center console is installed. We are happy with the outcome. It protects all the cables and gives space for some instruments. The trim switch is installed just in front of the throttle quadrant and is easy to find, As you can see on the next pictures, ergonimics are perfect, the right arm can rest […]

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  • Parts for center console

    Posted on 18. February 2013 by Thomas in Fuselage, Recent Posts.

      I constructed and fabricated the aluminum parts for the center console. We are using a quadrant from Baxter Quadrants. A lot of rivnuts are necessary to make it easy to access the cables inside the console.    

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