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Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Tue Dec 08, 2015 7:02 am
by meglin
Wheel fairings $60-100

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Thu Mar 10, 2016 11:02 am
by meglin
There's such fairings:

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Thu May 26, 2016 6:36 am
by meglin
Tests showed that the fairings twice as strong and a half times the original easier.

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2016 5:30 am
by meglin
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Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2016 12:19 pm
by rmullins
Years ago, when I was building my Highlander, Troy told me he would laugh at me if I put wheel fairings on my plane

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Sat Jun 04, 2016 8:35 am
by meglin
Why?

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Sat Jun 04, 2016 10:33 am
by scubarider2
He did not laugh at mine...the first! :mrgreen:

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Mon Jun 06, 2016 3:57 pm
by rmullins
meglin wrote:Why?


Unnecessary weight and on a draggy airplane like the Highlander they don't accomplish much

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Tue Jun 07, 2016 8:45 am
by scubarider2
They do make it "look" faster. :wink:
Dennis

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Tue Jun 14, 2016 2:25 am
by meglin
Good aircraft fairing will not spoil! He will improve the appearance and aerodynamics, and protects against dirt.

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Tue Jun 14, 2016 2:27 am
by meglin
rmullins wrote:
meglin wrote:Why?


Unnecessary weight and on a draggy airplane like the Highlander they don't accomplish much


That's because you did not try to fly with our propeller :).

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Mon Dec 12, 2016 3:50 am
by meglin
We make wheel fairings on Cessna-172.
The cost of one set - $550 (fiberglass) - 3 pieces (the two main (6.00*6) and one bow (5.00*5)).
The cost of one set - $900 (Carbon) - 3 pieces (the two main (6.00*6) and one bow (5.00*5)).
Weight of fiberglass fairing 1300 g (main), 1000 g (the bow).
The weight of carbon fiber fairing 1000 g (base), 800 g (bow).
On the fairing has a hatch to swap wheels and interior partitions.

Production of wheel fairings on the RV-6.
The cost of one set of $440 (fiberglass) - 2 pcs (main wheels 5.00*5)
The cost of one set of $750 (Carbon) - 2 pcs (main wheels 5.00*5)
Weight of fiberglass fairing 900 g.
The weight of carbon fiber fairing 700 g.
On the fairing has a hatch to swap wheels and interior partitions.

Composition (base) - certified epoxy for aviation name of Epoxy 619 and the structural fabric of the T-10 (14). The method of vacuum forming and heat setting. They are light and strong, not afraid of blows, falling stones and walked on them. Caulking is not used. Guaranteed operation 3000 thousands of flight (about 5 years of active use) and post-warranty service. Product Data Sheet attached. The passport shows all performance characteristics.
All fairings are covered with soil and are ready for painting.

Manufacturing - within 15 working days from the date of payment. Sending at EMS.
Shipping cost of 1 Kit - $120. Sending is about 7-10 business days.

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Sat Dec 17, 2016 5:48 pm
by meglin
Pants for wheels 500*200.
Length: 1250 mm
Width: 340 mm
Height: 450 mm.
The weight. 2.8 kg.
The wall thickness of 2 mm.

Re: Wheel fairings

PostPosted: Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:28 am
by meglin
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