STOL CH 701 Drawings &
Supplied with the complete
STOL CH 701 kit, the drawings are not just assembly instructions
(as with most kits), but are detailed 11" x 17" CAD blueprints of the entire airframe
assembly and individual parts, and
come with an assembly manual.
||The STOL CH 701
Drawings & Manuals package includes a CD-ROM with
Photo Assembly Guides for the
step-by-step assembly of the STOL CH 701 kit.
Supplied with a serial number, you can
actually build your own aircraft from "scratch" following
the Drawings and Manuals. Scratch-builders can purchase any individual
parts or components directly from Zenith Aircraft Company.
If purchased separately, the cost of
the drawings and manuals is deductible off the cost of the full kit.
"Zenith is one of the few kit makers that still
offers a plans-only option; the company supplies
but it will also sell sub-kits,
individual parts, or just the plans and builder's
|- KITPLANES magazine: "The Scratch-Building
Alternative" July 2008
Following are some selected
sample CAD drawings from the STOL CH 701 drawings. These are sample drawings only and are for informational and educational purposes
here for information on purchasing the STOL CH 701 Drawings and
- Current Builders: Click
here to update your existing drawings.
Photo Assembly Guides (these are low resolution for quicker downloads)
The STOL CH 701 Drawings &
Manuals package includes a CD-ROM with high-resolution Photo
Assembly Guides for the assembly of the STOL CH 701 kit.
Assembly: Skeleton Assembly: 1 of 2
Assembly: Stabilizer: 1 of 2
Assembly: Stabilizer: 2 of 2
Assembly: Elevator: 1 of 2
Assembly: Elevator: 2 of 2
- Section V
|Wing Assembly - Internal
|Wing Assembly - Internal
PHOTOS - Click here for the photos.
Also available to builders are useful
video guides, available on DVD, that visually lead you through the
construction of your STOL CH 701 kit aircraft:
Independently produced by an
experienced STOL CH 701 builder, these videos (and more titles) from
are recommended time-savers to existing builders, and are an excellent
resource to those considering to build their own airplane. HomebuiltHELP.com also offers other useful and informative titles.
Building Basics DVD covers many of the basic skills and
tools you'll need to affordably build your own airframe from
Other Related Resources:
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