Posts made in August, 2012

Trimite Technologies aluminium treatment sponsorship

Posted on Aug 30, 2012 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

Today we had the fantastic news that Trimite Technologies Limited have sponsored our project by providing aluminium treatment for our aircraft. Once we’ve sanded G-ARPO’s fuselage to the metal, we’ll apply this Brush Alocrom 1200 to create an adhesive base on which to apply the primer (anyone willing to sponsor this?). After priming, we’ll be set to paint the fuselage. Trimite Technologies are a specialist supplier of process chemicals to the metal pre-treatment and plating industries. Please check out their website here and get in touch with them for a great...

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Nosewheel changed

Posted on Aug 11, 2012 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

Just a quick update to say that we’ve recently changed the nose wheel of G-ARPO, and placed metal plates underneath all of the wheels. Work continues at a pace to finish painting the interior before we can get carpets installed. Then the seats will be reupholstered and put back inside when we have sufficient funds....

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