Section 45 – Cowling


45 -22 to 24 Oil Door

The manual outlines a method to alter the curvarure of the oil door, if necessary, to match the cowling profile. Maybe I was lucky, but mine matched perfectly with no change required. Thanks Vans! The…





45-13 to 18 Cowling Hinges

Cowling Attach Hinges Once carefully positioned and marked out, it’s a straightforward job to match drill the cowling and hinges. I was careful to keep the hinge located correctly by clamping as the holes were…



45-01 to 10 Cowling

Cowl Hinges At the curved sections of the cowling hinges the gaps are slightly wedge shaped, so these need to be filed straight for an easy fit of the mating hinge. I used a plastic…