Category Archives: Fuselage

Production Updates

We now have 8 production fuselages off the production line along with most of the welded components.  They are going through final QA and touch up before going to the powder-coat shop.  The goal is to have them there on … Continue reading

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Quick Fuselage Update and SNF Reminder

The fuselage is back from the powder coat shop and it looks really good.  This fuselage is for beta builder Bob Woolley who is building the Panther Sport version with the Lycoming 0-320.  You can see the engine mount below … Continue reading

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Cages, Mounts and Cowlings

This update is long overdue – but well worth the wait. Our welding, machine and fiberglass shops have been running non-stop and so much progress has been made! They are DONE! The fuselage fixtures AND the Lycoming dynafocal mount. Beta … Continue reading

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I Do Not Have Time to Build an Airplane!

Well – I beg to differ.  What can you accomplish on your EAB project in 1 hour? Consider this little story from today…. So, Dan sent an email late last night to our beta builder Bob Woolley.  It went something … Continue reading

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Panther Tail Cone

We have test fit the Panther tail cone parts and all is coming together nicely.  These are the first of the matched tool parts and we are happy with the results! We also finalized much of the fuselage this weekend … Continue reading

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Panther Fuselage Progress and Other Updates

The Panther Fuselage production welding is underway.  We have a tube kit professionally cut off of a model that Dan designed with the CNC company.  Then the tubes get fitted in the proper fixture and welded.  There a many small … Continue reading

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Starting 2014 Off Right!

Here we are, just a few days into 2014 and we have an exciting but very simple innovation! As you know – the Panther is designed with folding wings. Dan designed the fuel tanks to incorporate these really snazzy fuel … Continue reading

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