Have you ever wanted to participate in your aircraft’s maintenance, but were afraid to try? Are the rising costs of flying keeping you on the ground? This illustrated manual, by Dan MacDonald, is written for the mechanically inclined Part 91 pilot owner/operators that are ready to learn more about their airplanes. It describes common maintenance activities that are approved for pilots to perform by the FAA, along with a number of other projects that you might wish to complete under the supervision of a certified mechanic. The book focuses on common “legacy” single engine aluminum aircraft built from the 1940s through today.
Whether changing your oil, installing new tires, or checking engine compression this 160 pages of text and photos provides procedures and tips gathered over the past 27 years. Soft cover; includes over 200 color photographs.