Sailplane Construction Project Session #2
The Series 20 McCoy 60 engine that I ordered
from Woody Bartelt was just delivered in today's mail. I could not be
more pleased with the engine shown below. Its serial number is B37.
I am glad the engine is here
because I have really been struggling conceptually with the front end of the
Sailplane (SP) fuselage. I have been trying to come up an integrated
arrangement for the plywood firewall, engine mount, fuel tank, and two wheel
fixed landing gear installation. Once I get my arms around this problem, I can
then proceed on with the SP project. On thing I did do after I decided to use
a two wheel fixed landing gear, was to open up the 3/16" solid bulk head that
was glued on the front of the fuselage frame as shown
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