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Type Certificate A-720 now owned by Brad Rankin

Looking in the FAA database, I see that as of 03/08/2017, Bradley Rankin now owns the type certificate.  He inherited it from his Dad, Joe,…

Started by Andy Gelston

2 yesterday
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0 SMOH O145-B2 overhauled by J.P. Hackenberg Aviation with logbooks for sale -$10,000 plus shipping. Mags freshly overhauled by Savage Magn…

Started by Perry M Chappano

0 yesterday

How many flying?

Greetings, a recent article about a gentleman who flew to Osh Kosh said there were only 24 flying examples? Does anyone know if that's accu…

Started by Mark

5 Aug 17
Reply by Andy Gelston

C85 conversion

Hello, this Joel Harris former owner of NC32368. I a considering getting another Porterfield and am looking for data on hanging an 85-8 on…

Started by Joel E. Harris

5 Aug 8
Reply by Andy Gelston

Flying with the door off.

We are wanting to take the door off the CS-65 for the hot days of summer. Does anyone know if it was certified with the door off. It had th…

Started by Kyler Dinger

3 Jul 12
Reply by Andy Gelston


• 0 SMOH O145-B2 overhauled by J.P. Hackenberg Aviation with logbooks for sale -$11,500 plus shipping. Mags overhauled by Savage Magnetos.…

Started by Andy Gelston

0 Jun 24

Struts---some box some N

More a question of clarification, I have noted that on some of the Porterfields some have an "N" strut that runs from the top of the rear l…

Started by Bill

4 May 29
Reply by Bill

John Bentley's Collegiate project is posted on Barnstormers.com

PORTERFIELD 1941 • $13,000 • AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE SALE • 1941 CP65 Porterfield project for sale, Fuselage covered, tail feathers on, Sco…

Started by Andy Gelston

0 May 17

LeRoy's Sweet Pea featured in this week's Barnstormers eFlyer

PORTERFIELD • $20,500 • MUST SELL • 1940 Porterfield LP-65 Collegiate, TTAF 5395 Hr, TACH 1754 Hr., TTENG 3154.6 Hr., TSO 454 Hr., TSTO 112…

Started by Andy Gelston

10 Apr 12
Reply by Andy Gelston

LP 65 tail wheel

Greetings, does anyone have access to any information on the Porterfield's stock tailwheel? Also, any info on STC's for changing It out to…

Started by Mark

7 Apr 11
Reply by Andy Gelston


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