Ceconite Procedure Manual 101

Randolph nitrate and butyrate dope products are manufactured under PMA and are approved under the Ceconite STC. Follow Ceconite Procedure Manual 101, June 2008 Revision, for a step-by-step guide to covering and finishing your aircraft using Ceconite fabric and nitrate and butyrate dopes.

Too many would-be builders shy away from fabric-covered aircraft projects because they think the covering and finishing processes are beyond their capabilities. For no good reason, they're depriving themselves of one of the most satisfying experiences in the aircraft homebuilding and restoring world. Fabric covering is not difficult. Today's methods and materials are big improvements over what they were back in the '30s. All it takes today is careful work and patience. There's no magic involved.