Brief Description: Paint, fuel shut-off, break lines, fuel flow test
4/29/20 1.0 Hour Touched up paint on rivets on wing tips.
4/30/20 2.7 Hours Installed fuel shut-off valve in left wing root. Replaced hose clamps on valve in right wing root. Cleaned then glued break line retainers to back edge of landing gear with RTV and clamped. Paul stopped by and gave a few hints.
5/1/20 3.5 Hours With Paul's help, we did the fuel flow test using the EAA's "Flight Test Manual Test Card Book" Added 3 3/4 gallons of fuel to each tank (1/4 tank). Set plane at 14 degrees nose up and ran test. Gravity: 18.0 gph. With fuel pump running: 27.65 gph. Far exceeding 150% of 10.65 gph and 125% of 8.88 gph for the Rotax 912ULS take-off fuel consumption of 7.1 gph. Put cotter pins in rudder clevis bolts. Riveted trim motor cover plate into place on elevator.