Welcome to a work in progress

This blog is dedicated to the restoration and modification of a Glasfl├╝gel Standard Libelle H201B, and a tribute to those who have dared to do the same, and to those who are helping with seeing this dream take flight.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

The week to finish the painting

This is the WEEK!... We are finally able to paint!!!!. OMG after 4 years the glider is white again!

Photos to follow!

I will update this post at the end of the week, I took this week off from work to get this plane done.

As it goes, we just finished painting the wings. They are awesome! All that is left to paint is the fuselage, canopy, ailerons, and rudder!.

Mid-week update

I was told that the blue markings that were originally planned, cannot be used due to the fact that they are a violation of the Type Certification of the glider. There was even a question on whether or not I could use the blue on the registration and competition letters.


  1. You don't give up ! great job and enjoy bringing her back into the air where she belongs....! ...and add some nice pictures to your blog.

    1. Thank you Ron.. I know you have been following this blog since the begining too!.. The Fun is just begining!

  2. Been following this blog since the beginning and I'm probably as antsy to see this bird fly as you are. What a beautiful ship you'll have when its done. Job well done! Please don't stop - post some pics and videos of her in the air from time to time.

    1. Will do!.. We are still going strong this week. We have one wing polished , and MAN.,. It has a mirror finish!