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Supplier Directory: Specialty Products

Dynamic Systems, Inc.
High-performance, specialty viscoelastic seat foam: SunMateŽ, PudgeeŽ, and Liquid SunMateŽ Foam-in-Place Seating for custom molding.

Foams developed in the 1970s by company founder and aeronautical engineer Charles Yost following extensive research for NASA into ways to improve human survival in aircraft emergencies.

SunMateŽ high-energy dissipation cushions are high-density, 5 lb/ft3, with slow-rebound. SunMateŽ combines impact safety, vibration absorption, and soft pressure properties to reduce pilot fatigue and provide maximum comfort. Choose from a range of 8 different densities to support any weight distribution, comfort preference, or support need.

SunMateŽ and PudgeeŽ foams maintain their properties in extreme temperatures, are durable, long-lasting, and are formulated with 33%-50% natural plant material so they burn with low toxicity in a fire. SunMateŽ FRG passes TB 117 and FAR 25.853a.

Used as cushion material to build a wide variety of aircraft seating, including military aircraft: ejection and helicopter seating, private and executive aircraft, gliders, kit planes, and more.

Free samples available upon request. Affordably priced. Discounted overstock available.

104 Morrow Branch Rd.
Leicester, NC 28748, United States

Phone: 855-786-6283

Grip sticks made in wood for airplanes, rotorcraft, sailplanes, byroplanes and fast boats. Perfect ergonomic, left/right; leather inserts; 4-way trim switch. Custom work welcome.

v. Copp 7
Rome 00142 , Italy

Phone: 0039/3478867474

Vortech, Inc.
Full line of all-aluminum main and tail rotor blades.

P. O. Box 511-KP
Fallston, MD 21047

Phone: 410/668-2757
Fax: 410/668-8518

U.S. Industrial Tool & Supply Co.
Perhaps the oldest supplier and manufacturer of aero specialty tools in the country; in business since 1951; also various kits available including the Rivet Gun Kit.

14083 South Normandie Ave.
Gardena, CA 90249

Phone: 800/521-7394
Fax: 310/464-8880

U.S. Buildings
Affordable build-it-yourself metal buildings for aircraft storage, home garages and workshops, farm buildings and barns, small business offices and warehouses.

1182 E. Newport Center Dr.
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Phone: 800/463-6062

UMA. Inc.
Made in the USA.; Instrumentation and lighting is our specialty with high quality service. Specializing in mechanical and electrical instruments and lighting for Lightsport, Experimental and General Aviation. FAA/PMA and TSO certified instruments and lighting. All instruments are fully "customizable," warrantyed, and we service and repair all our instruments.

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

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

True AIr Service Inc.
Solargizer, PowerPulse, Connector, Battery Mat provide only patented method that will eliminate the number one cause of battery problems and failure, sulfation.

6344 28th Ave. East
Palmetto, FL 34221

Phone: 800/539-8842
Fax: 941/729-8525

Tight Fit Tools
Tight Fit Drill Kit for close-quarter work; allows repairs to be made quickly without having to disassemble other components; aircraft quality twist drills.

12961 Sunnyside Pl.
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670

Phone: 562/946-8444
Fax: 562/944-3177

The Rutan Aircraft Factory encyclopedia of plans and CP's or Burt Rutan's aircraft on CD-ROM; for entertainment only, no templates included. Phone orders and major credi cards ok.

3588 Plymouth Road, #232
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone: 248/210-8009

Technical Enterprises
Tow trailers for Revolution Mini-500 helicopter.

808 S. Osage Ave., No. 7
Inglewood, CA 90301

Phone: 310/412-2745
Fax: 310/412-2745

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

Skyline Aerial Advertising
Taildragger Dragger, dolly for moving tailwheeled aircraft with no need to lift or touch airframe.

8298 Reid Rd.
Swartz Creek, MI 48473

Phone: 800/535-8640
Fax: 810/635-8724

Sandia Aerospace
Sandia's Marc 70 switching units are simple to install with any signal-switching requirement. PMA approved. Complete technical information is available on the Sandia website.

3700 Osuna Road, Ste 711
Albuquerque, NM 87109, AZ 87109, USA

Phone: 505/944-5756

Saber Manufacturing
Propeller extensions, prop spacers, crush plates, drive lugs and extended thread link prop bolts.

3601 Nassau Court
Granbury, TX 76049

Phone: 817/326-6293
Fax: 817/326-6330

Mountain High E & S Co.
Custom-built-in or carry-on oxygen systems. Remote regulators, gauges, refill stations and trans-filling equipment.

625 S.E. Salmon Ave., Ste 2
Redmond, OR 97756, OR 97756

Phone: 541/923-4100
Fax: 541/923-4141

Ray Allen Company
MAC electric trim systems; stick grip.

2525-8 Pioneer Ave.
Vista, CA 92083

Phone: 760/599-4720
Fax: 760/599-4383

J. Lough
3/32, 7/64, 1/8 inch one-sided hand rivet Dimple Dies; 1 to 3 3/4 inch diameter hole-flanging dies; Monel pop rivets;rivnuts, clecos, tools.

172 Boniface Ave.
Kitchener, ON , N2C 1L9 Canada

Phone: 519/578-0968

Digital tachometer for all single-engine aircraft. New, reconditioned and used tools for any aircraft project from maintenance to major structural repair.

PO BOX 193
Valley Center, KS 67147, USA

Phone: 316/755-0713

INFINITY Aerospace
Infinity 1 aircraft, stick grips, retractable main landing gear for Long-EZ, Cozy, Cozy Mk IV, Aerocanard and other canard aircraft; info pack and video available.

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

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

Iceman Aviation Supplies
Aviation ice detectors.

160 Industrial Ave.
Carreton Place, ON K7P 3T2, Canada

Phone: 800/265-0643 Ord
Fax: 613/257-8430

Frey Engineering and Development
Sale or rental of steel jigs and fixture options for the assembly of RV-3, RV-4, RV-6/6A and Harmon Rocket.

316 Turner Lane
West Chester, PA 19380

Phone: 610/692-3553
Fax: 610/692-9138

Flight Grip, LLC

812 Jacquelyn St.
Milton-Freewater, Oregon 97862

Phone: 800/204/7625; 541/938-0533
Fax: 541/938-7242

Falconar Avia Ltd.
Corvair conversion plans; Hirth engine installation plans and books covering many Hirth engines, free list.

7739 81 Ave.
Edmonton, AB , T6C 0V4 Canada

Phone: 780/465-2024
Fax: 780/465-2029

ELTs Unlimited, Inc.
Emergency Locator Transmitters (DEFT).

15 River St.
New Rochelle, NY 10801

Phone: 914/576-2702
Fax: 914/576-7075

Dymax Corporation
Specializes in the formulation, manufacturing and service of advanced assembly adhesive, coating and curing systems. Dymax offers acrylated urethanes and epoxies for substrate.

51 Greenwoods Rd.
Torrington, CT 6790

Phone: 860/482-1010
Fax: 860/496-0608

Digital Data Factory
BD Compendium CD. Contains Chapters 1-9 of the original BD-5 plans in PDF printable format and a printable 8.5x11 Parts patterns. Pilots Manual and original information kit, PCN 1-15 and MP3's of James Bede at Expo 2000 and 2001. $199.95 + shipping; includes free updates to the next version.

112 Jarry Lane
Jacksonville, AR 72076

Phone: 501/985-3525

DC Thermal, Inc.
Heater--direct current cabin FAA approved; eliminate the carbon monoxide hazard of exhaust manifold heat in your cabin; infra-red/forced air (electric) heat is safe and clean.

12430 Hwy 3, Ste. E-20
Webster, TX 77598

Phone: 800/590-7500
Fax: 713/486-0531

Composite Aircraft Accessories
Electric cabin heating systems for experimental aircraft.

P. O. Box 21645
Santa Barbara, CA 93121-1645

Phone: 805/964-5453

Cleaveland Aircraft Tool & Material
Interior kits for RV series aircraft.

1804 First St.
Boone, IA 50036-4417

Phone: 515/432-6794
Fax: 515/432-7804

Beechhurst Industries Inc.
Quadrants for engine control, recip and turbine; push-pull controls; cable assemblies made to order.

Aviation Division
150 - 35 12th Ave. , Whitestone, NY 11357

Phone: 718/746-3900
Fax: 718/746-3900

Barclay MacDonald Company Inc.
Specializes in industrial automotive products. Wholesale and distribution of Spinner II, Amsoil, Proheat, Pulsetech, Oberg, oil filters, centrifuges, padheaters, batteries, double-decker parts, oil, lube, diesel and engine maintenance systems.

1543 Bayview Ave.
Toronto M4G 3B5, Canada

Phone: 877/722-7622

Axis Products
Hobbyair respirator furnishes breathable air while you paint.

155A Industrial Dr.
Gilberts, IL 60136

Phone: 888/458-1322
Fax: 847/836-1530

Avidyne Corporation
The Avidyne Multifunction Flight Computer provides a large,active matric color lcd display that provides navigationalcapabilities and will accomplish a multitude of functions.

55 Old Bedford Rd.
Lincoln, MA 1773

Phone: 781/402-7400
Fax: 781/402-7599

Aircraft Engravers
Custom and standard placards; panel and C/B overlays; fuel caps engraved and painted; rocker switch engraved and color filled.

112 Canton Rd.
Granby, CT 6035

Phone: 860/653-2780
Fax: 860/653-7324

Air-Tech, Inc.
Centrifugal clutch for the Rotax "C" gearbox; allows no-load starting. Manufacture pilot fairings and wheel pants forultralight aircraft.

133 W. 8th St.
Reserve, LA 70084

Phone: 407/648-4617
Fax: 407/648-4617

Aerolites, Inc.
Spray Miser - AN Ultra Low Volume (ULV) Controlled Droplet Applicator (CDA) agriculture spray system for light aircraft.

12104 David Rd.
Welsh, LA 70591

Phone: 318/734-3865
Fax: 318/734-3865

Aerodynamics Inc.
Custom panel engraving

225 Lofton Circle
Dwelaware, OH 43015, USA

Phone: 419/563-4154

Aero Products Research, Inc.
Aluminum placards "on," "off", etc., for instrument panels; pilot computer key chains; pilot supplies.

11201 Hindry Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Phone: 310/641-7242
Fax: 310/649-1703

Aero Fabricators
Overhauling of exhaust systems, mufflers, engine mounts, and seat belts.

1216 North Rd.
Lyons, WI 53148

Phone: 262/763-9586
Fax: 414/763-7595

A.K.S. Inc.
Flex wings for trikes, many models; M1-28 for single or dual seaters.

P. O. Box 17161
Portland, OR 97217

Phone: 503/289-1491
Fax: 503/247-9207

FatBoy Throttle Quadrants, LLC
Airframe Accessories

1109 Woodland St. Ste. 68084
Nashville, TN 37206, USA

Phone: 615/400-4654

Products Techniques Inc.

3271 S. Riverside Ave.
Rialto, CA 92376, USA

Phone: 909/877-3951

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