Interior Carpet Installation

Finally – a lot of headway was made on the installation of the carpet in the plane. Here’s a brief recap:   At home I have been working on re-finishing the doors. I ran out of screws and one of the plastic paint colors! The side panels need to be installed, then the seat belts,…

Plastic Painting

  I had removed all of the interior plastic trim from the cabin area so that I could give it a good clean, and then paint it to freshen it up and match it with the new interior. So – out with the rags, some mild cleaning detergent solution, and the plastic parts all got…

Carpet Removal Part 2, Plastic Painting

After a several week sabbatical from aircraft work, I managed to spend a day off work continuing the carpet removal and preparation process. One of the trouble points was to remove the screws which fasten the seat attachment plates to the floor. Several of these screws were stubborn and had to be coerced out…the ones…

New Rear Seat Belts

I am still waiting for the new front seat belts which include an inertia reel system for the shoulder straps. These are on order from B.A.S. Inc.