Saturday, January 21, 2017
Sat 21st Jan was overcasty and Windy.....
Made painting the roof an interesting endeavour.
We were applying the first white top coat.
No I don't think Don bum looks big from this Angle.
Another Awesome painting Effort thanks team
The Frosting on the Mountain down around half way bit of heat poof gone.
Team hitting Number 2 Hangar these are the oil based primer coats. Madam Secretary doing her best to get Alan up the Scaffold.
Oh look it worked Pffft.
Note we take the safety of our Members seriously hence the don't fall off protectors.
Hughs 369 ZK-IRA was in for a bit for some Spray Gear adjustment.
Gary & G/son heading for home.
Fixed getting ready to bug out.
Ditto Gary & DBZ.
Support crew has arrived.
Alan was out giving RSR a good ole wash and blow dry heading into the 28th.
Gary (new) was out also continuing JAU's tart up and she is looking good.
ZK-WAM 172R from the Waikato Aero Club was in for a touch and Go.
Also ZK-UFS Waikato Aero Club PA-28 181.
Great machine although my only partial Engine Failure was in UFS and the only time have declared an emergency with a PAN call. All worked out fine in the end. I tell ya it really focus's the mind.
RSR looking fine.
Yes we have a working Radio in JAU awesome.
and its working excellent. Gary wearing suitable head gear... can never be to safe now.
Mountain with fancy hat on then disappeared.
Club house looking fine.
Don been out for a blat.
JAU getting some Yella on the tank.
Madam Sec doing important things in the bus. Well it was cold.
Facade of Hangar looking fine even in Primer.
Chaps contemplating there next move I suspect.
Good god they moved....
Gary getting ready to apply some Yella to the tank.
Alan back at it with RSR.
Don heading out for another go.
RSR standing ready for action.
DBZ & Gary were back in with Eric to check out SNG.
I think he likes it.
Alan was up practising for the 28th.
The Yella going on.
Heading back to the Hangar.
The Yella fully applied first coat.
Looking well Yella.
Yours truly filling the Tank in the Bus mission control for the day. How did that paint get there....
Yes it got cold and yes we put the fire on for the Cat ..
Yeah man looking forward to seeing it.