Keep the Skinny Birds Flying Safely
I am restoring my 1940 Porterfield Collegiate and need to replace the landing gear rubber donuts. Please contact me if you have some or information on who makes them. (805) 320-2298
I also need a top streamlined tail brace wire, measuring 47 3/4".
FOR SALE: Porterfield left and right landing gear legs in airworthy condition
$500 for the set. Located at Santa Paula Airport, in SO CAL.
Check the forum archives here. There are a few discussions that pertain to people who have made donuts and were selling extras.
Tail brace wire: place a free ad on Barnstormers.com (keep it under 100 characters) WANTED type ad. Don’t forget to mention the thread size.
When I was restoring my 41 Porterfield CP65, I made the landing gear doughnuts from the base of traffic cones, they worked perfectly. Might be something to look into.