Oct, 2002 - From looking at the Preview Plans, it looks like this one thing will be a big deal to install correctly. The manual devotes a whole chapter to the canopy. I've read other builders' accounts that they spent 2-3 months on it.
July, 2004 - Finally finished the sub panel, and started working on the canopy.
July, 2004 details - 38.25 hours
August, 2004 details - 83.5 hours
September, 2004 details - 63.5 hours
October, 2004 details - 32.75 hours
November, 2004 details - 13.0 hours (all doc)
December, 2004 details - 23.25 hours
January, 2005 details - 57.25 hours
Jan 26, 2005 update - If you are building a 7 or 9 with tipup canopy, there is a new service bulletin issued Jan 21, 2005. It strengthens the way the aft end of the F632A channel attaches to the F706A bulkhead. Click HERE to see the Service Bulletin. For details regarding my F632A, see the FUSELAGE section.
February, 2005 details - 23.5 hours
March, 2005 details - 49.0 hours
April, 2005 details - 10.0 hours
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