ALL (except the Lynx) HAVE
Mounts can be horizontal, vertical, or
|Bates' Fokker DXXI ( in both sizes), Gee Bee, Stuka, Nate, Val, Babs, etc. type Landing Gear
These are designed for use with the aircraft requiring functional, shock absorbing, non-retractable
struts. Single or double fork styles, to suit your wheel (diameter/thickness) requirements.These are
Wheel shown is Williams' Bros' 5 &1/4" smooth tread balloon style, for size reference only, and is not
THESE CAN BE MADE AS SMALL (with consideration of physical length needed for the mechanism)OR
LARGE AS NEEDED
These (below) are $250 a pair in the size shown for the JDM Gee Bee and
other wire-gear equipped a/c, plus shipping, $14 in the cont. US. They are
designed to slip over the factory wire gear, and are adjustable. The brace
can also be made at a lower/higher angle to fit the wheelpants.
|Here's a pair made for the Reid's 93" Ki-27 Nate, Ziroli (and other mfg's) Stuka
are similar. Mounts available to attach to either rib or shear-web available as well.
Pricing from $195 & up.
Bates' Fokker D-XXI gear now available in both sizes. The 1/5th
scale are $225 a set, the 1/4.5 scale are $250.
1/5th and 1/4.5 scale landing gear for the Fokker D XXI.
GEAR FOR DAVID ANDERSON'S NEW Ki-15 BABS, for an 8"
wheel (wheel not included). $275/shipped in the cont US per set,
currently in stock. Shipping outside the cont US runs about $35-45,
so there is a $20 charge to help cover that.
Bates' Moth Minor struts available, can be made with aluminum
mounting blocks or roughed up top for epoxying into hardwood
block as shown. Scissors are available.
Another variant for the Reid Ki27 and similar, to slip over the existing wire gear, after
shortening it. Available for the Nate, Stuka, and other similar setups. Email with specific
needs, avg price from around $200. Approx 1-2-week turnaround if not in stock.
Single or double forks available. Specify wire size, these are for a 1/4" main wire, and a
3/16" secondary brace wire on the back. The brace bracket is available for others as
well, including ones with the flat mounting block. Lmk what you need. 3/2009
Gear for David Anderson's Grumman Lynx are available, stainless
steel strut, flexible cable steering, mount attaches to rear of firewall.
Standard version, $325, Deluxe version, $425. Shipping included.
These are for an 80" D3a Val.