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We have decided to move the engine forward 2". We are not sure that this is the final configuration, but we will do our testing with it in this position and determine later if it needs to be moved further. See Weight and Balance to see the spread sheet for determining where the engine needs to be.
We started this process by building a foundation upon which the rest of the extension could be built. This step used 2 layers of Rutan glass. I intend to sandwich the cowling between this and another 2 layers on the inside. Then, I will fill and smooth the outside and lay on another layer of glass to protect from cracking, before doing the final finish work
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