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Supplier Directory: Brakes/Tires/Wheels

Specialty Tires of America, Inc
Main wheel, nose wheel, tailwheel tires and tubes.

1600 Washington St.
Indiana, PA 15701-2804

Phone: 412/349-9010
Fax: 412/349-8192

Scott Aviation, AFiggie Int'l Co.
Tailwheel assemblies and accessories; master brake cylinders and parking brake valves.

225 Erie St.
Lancaster, NY 14086

Phone: 716/686-1551
Fax: 716/681-1089

Rand Robinson Engineering, Inc.
Mechanical drum or hydraulic disk; hydraulic package, toe brake pedal kit.

15641 Product Lane, A-5
Huntington Beach, CA 92649

Phone: 714/898-3811
Fax: 714/890-1658

Parker Hannifin Corp.
Wheels, brakes, parking valves, master cylinders and retract cylinders for aircraft.

Aircraft Wheel & Brake Div.
1160 Center Rd. , Avon, OH 44011

Phone: 216/937-6211
Fax: 216/937-5409

Calvin Parker
Brakes, tires, wheels.

Box 2092
Harker Heights, TX 76543

Phone: 817/698-3283
Fax: fax 817/698-1207

Tracy O'Brien Specialties
Azusa wheels in all types and sizes; low profile and flotation tires in 2-6 ply; precision machined drum and band brakes in 2 styles for aircraft up to 1200 lbs.

156 Bunker Creek Rd.
Chehalis, WA 98532

Phone: 360/748-4089
Fax: fax 360/740-0504

Murphy Aircraft Mfg., Ltd.
JDM disk brakes.

8155 Aitken Rd., Unit 1
Chilliwack, BC , V2R 4H5 Canada

Phone: 604/792-5855
Fax: 604/792-7006

Michelin Aircraft Tire Corp.
Aircraft tires and tubes.

9700 Research Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28262

Phone: 704/548-2400
Fax: 704/548-2599

MATCO mfg
Manufacturers of a variety of wheels and brakes in 4-, 5- and 6-inch diameters with bearings from 5/8 to 1 1/2 inches. Also manufacture master cylinders and hydraulic cylinders.

2361 South 1560 West
Woods Cross, UT 84087

Phone: 801/335-0582
Fax: 801/335-0581

Linda Lou Inc.
Cleveland wheels and brakes; McCreary and Goodyear tires.

P. O. Box 18255
Memphis, TN 38181-0255

Phone: 800/824-9912
Fax: 901/365-9524

INFINITY Aerospace
MATCO wheels, brakes, axles and miscellaneous products; Michelin tires.

P. O. Box 12275, Dept. KD
El Cajon, CA 92022

Phone: 619/448-5103
Fax: 619/448-5176

Hegar 4 Products
Manufacture 6" spun aluminum wheels and disc brake assemblies. All parts are CNC machined for perfect fit andmaximum strength.

15600 SE Fox Mor Ct.
Crackamas, OR 97015

Phone: 503/659-1234
Fax: 503/659/6953

Hawkins Aircraft Tires
New and retreaded aircraft tires.

6900 Acco
Montebello, CA 90640

Phone: 800/321-9717
Fax: 213/721-7888

Hart Aero
Ultra Light Sport Aircraft

2472 CR 5430
Willow Springs, MO 65793, MO 65793, USA

Phone: 417/252-0409

Grove Aircraft Co.
Spring aluminum landing gear custom-built to your specifications. Design assistance available.

1860 Joe Crosson Dr.
El Cajon, CA 92020

Phone: 619/562-1268
Fax: 619/562-3274

Great Airplanes Inc.
Cleveland wheel and brake sets for most homebuilts.

P. O. Box 615
Needham Heights, MA 02194-0005

Phone: 617/444-5480
Fax: 617/444-5480

Forbes Metal Stamping Co.
Wheel chocks

26555 Golden Valley Rd.
Saugus, CA 91350

Phone: 661/250-1507
Fax: 661/250-9406

Earthstar Aircraft, Inc.
Wheels and brakes.

Star Route 313
Santa Margarita, CA 93453

Phone: 805/438-5235

Desser Tire & Rubber Co.
BFGoodrich, Bridgestone, Goodyear, McCreary and Michelin aviation tires.

6900 Acco, P. O. Box 1028
Montebello, CA 90640

Phone: 800-247-8473
Fax: 213/721-7888

Cleveland Wheels & Brakes
Cleveland wheels and brakes, master cylinders, parking valves and retract cylinders, nose wheels and tailwheels.

1160 Center Rd.
Avon, OH 44011

Phone: 800/272-5464
Fax: 440/937-5409

California Power Systems Inc.-Calif.
Complete selection of brakes, tires and wheels for light aircraft.

790 139th Ave., No. 4
San Leandro, CA 94578

Phone: 510/357-2403
Fax: 510/357-4429

Avid Aircraft
Wheel skis.

P. O. Box 728
Caldwell, ID 83606

Phone: 208/454-2600
Fax: 208/454-8608

Acenter
Design, produce and sell aviation components since 2003. Many customers in Ukraine, Russi, Europe and USA. We offr ole-gas shock absorbers, brakes and aviation hardware.

21, Harchendo Str
Kiev 08125, UA

Phone: +38 050 526 12 42

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