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Supplier Directory: Design/Engineering Assistance

UMA. Inc.
Instrumentation and lighting is our specialty wityh high quality service. Specializing in mechanical and electrical instruments and lighting for Lightsport, Experimental and General Aviation for all avionics. All instruments are fully "customizable" and our design/engineering can meet the demands or specifications of any dealer, OEM or Builder. We are here to help you with any project no matter how large or small.

260 Main St.,, P. O. Box 100
Dayton, VA 22821

Phone: 540/879-2040
Fax: 540/879-2738

Taiyebji Wires
Designers and fabricators of all types of engineering components and toolings for making plastic molds and sheet metal items.We use CAD/CAM technology for accurate and repeat jobs. Source for low cost best quality fiberglass body panels & wheel covers in all colors.

102, Orchid Elegance, St. Francis Ave., Santa Cruz (w),
Bombay , India

Phone: 0091-22-25053956

Staudt Aircraft Technologies Co., Inc
Provides engineering and design support to homebuilders and designers; aerodynamic design, performance, stability and control; flight and ground loads; structural analysis.

35 Bayview Ave.
E. Patchogue, NY 11772

Phone: 516/289-1947

Orion Technologies
A full service organization providing design, engineering and fabrication support to general aviation and other transportation industries.

20230 82nd Ave. SE
Snohomish, WA 98296

Phone: 360/668-8355

KRD Consulting
Former Grumman engineer with 37 years experience in structures.

18 Jamar Lane
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Phone: 516/471-7162

Jones Custom Aircraft Services, Inc.
Both FAA certified tube/wood/fabric aircraft rebuilding and restorations and tube/wood/fabric homebuilts, parts and components.

P. O. Box 157
Laurelton, PA 17835

Phone: 570/966-5990
Fax: 570/966-6271

J. A. Air Center
J.A. Air Center will customize a kit panel especially for you. Wide range of installation options from basic wiring harnesses to complete panels with full warranty.

DuPage Airport
West Chicago, IL 60185

Phone: 800/323-5966
Fax: 630/584-7883

INFINITY Aerospace
We will engineer/design your aircraft's landing gear in 3D model per FAR Part 23; also manufacture the gear.

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

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

Hammerhead Aviation
Design consultation and manufacturing of spring aluminum landing gear and aviation composites.

1915 N. Marshall Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92020

Phone: 888/685-6676
Fax: 619/562-6612

Flight Test Services
Professional consultancy providing Internet-based assistance, including test plans, test cards and automated data-reduction, addressing FAA-required 40-hour flight testing.

33040 W. 167th Street
Gardner, KS 66030

Phone: 913/856-7271

DIAB, Inc.
Engineering services for customers in order to make sandwich composite technology solutions and keep products light, strong and competitive.

315 Seahawk Dr.
DeSoto, TX 75115

Phone: 972/228-7600
Fax: 972/228-2667

Century Series Designs
47 computer design programs covering basic loads, aerodynamics, performance and structures written by Harold Dale.

P. O. Box 987
Hurley, NM 88043

Phone: 505/538-5366

Bates Engineering
Computer programs and consulting service for airplane design.

2742 Swansboro Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667

Phone: 610/682-6788
Fax: 530/622-1886

American Air Racing
Design, develop and test sub-systems such as landing gearsfor kit aircraft. Liquid cooling specialists.

Stead Municipal Airport (4SD)
5805 Alpha Ave. , Reno, NV 89506-1209

Aircraft Designs, Inc.
Complete aircraft design and engineering; detail design, flutter analysis, structural design, FAA type certification.

5 Harris Ct. Rd., Bldg. S
Monterey, CA 93940

Phone: 408/649-6212
Fax: 408/649-5738

AirBoss Aerospace
Total aircraft design and engineering support. Current projects include the ViperJet and the TwinJet.

2365 Keystone Ave.
Reno, NV 89503

Phone: 775/747-1585
Fax: 775/747-1585

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

AIMAA Design Bureau
Indonesian Aeronautical Engineers who can help you design or analyze your homebuilt aircraft in all areas, aerodynamic, stability and control, stress analysis, FEM, and more.

Bandung , Indonesia

Phone: 62-816-609712
Fax: 62-22-702865

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Old Crow Huber RV-7AAfter six and a half years, I received an airworthiness certificate on August 2, 2018. The first two flights were on August 10, flown by my highly experienced RV friend, Tom Berge. I completed the flight testing in early October. I then flew the aircraft up to Hibbing, MN for a paint job at Midwest …
Zodiac 601XLB N601LL was first flown on September 12, 2018. It took 11 years from start to finish with numerous long breaks interspersed for other of life's priorities. The LL in the tail number is for my wife of 47 years, Linda Lou, who unfortunately did not survive to see its completion. I chose to …
kincaid rv-12Our Van's RV-12 E-LSA was completed September 2018. I am a first-time builder, and it took three year build working week-ends only. The plane sports dual Garmin G3X, and an auto pilot. --Richard and Sissy Kincaid, Jonesboro Arkansas

lycoming-thunderbolt-o-360-redAt Sun 'n Fun 2018 we interviewed Jeff Schans, Lycoming's Sales manager and we asked about the popular Thunderbolt Engines. Watch the short Product Minute video as Jeff describes the benefits of the Thunderbolt product line and what it means for the aircraft homebuilder.
Dynon Avionics' latest-generation SkyView integrated avionics called the SkyView HDX has a newly designed bezel and user controls for easier use while flying in turbulence, plus brighter displays and a reworked touch interface. Larry Anglisano takes a product tour of the HDX with Dynon's Michael Schoefield in this video.
At Sun 'n Fun 2016, Dynon continued to push into the world of non-certified avionics with its SkyView SE, a less expensive version of its popular SkyView EFIS system. Paul Bertorelli prepared this video report.
The G5 is a self-contained electronic flight instrument, which can be interfaced with Garmin's G3X/Touch avionics and autopilot for backup and flight instrument redundancy. The GMA245 and remote GMA245R Bluetooth audio panels have advanced entertainment input functions and onscreen programming.
At Sun 'n Fun 2016, Just Aircraft is showing off its new Titan-powered SuperSTOL XL. Harrison Smith took Paul Bertorelli for a half-day demo flight in the new airplane, and here's his video report.
Kit manufacturer Zenith Aircraft Company has released a new 360-degree VR short video to showcase its kit aircraft and to promote the rewarding hobby of kit aircraft building and flying light-sport aircraft.
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