List of Suppliers

Please note that these were the suppliers at the time of the build. Some are no longer in business or have changed addresses etc.

Plans

Donald Pietenpol
1604 Meadow Circle S.E.
Rochester,
MN 55904
(507) 289-2436 tele
(507) 289-1279 fax
http://www.pressenter.com/~apietenp/

Original plans, three piece wing and corvair engine mods.

Jim Wills
3 Peter Barrett Close
Fakenham
Norfolk NR21 8HP (UK)

UK Supplier of original plans, together with modifications to plans for PFA approval.

General Supplies

Aircraft Spruce & Speciality
225 Airport Circle,
Corona
CA 92880-2527
(909) 372-9555 tele
(909) 372-0555 fax
http://www.aircraftspruce.com

Good supply of spruce and lots of other goodies.

Wicks Aircraft Supply
410 Pine Street,
Highland
IL 62249
(618) 654-7447 tele
(618) 654-6591 fax
http://www.wicksaircraft.com

Good supply of spruce and hardware and aircraft parts.

Engine Supplies

Larry’s Corvair Parts
14919 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Gardena,
CA 90249
(310) 970-9233 tele
(310) 970-9851 fax
http://www.larryscorvair.com (No longer a valid address)

Larry supplied two engine cores and shipped to Australia.

Clarke’s Corvair Parts Inc.
400 Mohawk Trail.
Shelbourne Falls,
Mass 01370
(413) 625-9776 tele
(413) 625-8498 fax
http://www.corvair.com

Corvair engine parts. Super service.

Corvair Underground Inc.
P.O. Box 339.
Dundee,
OR 97115
(503) 434-1648 tele
(503) 434-1626 fax
http://www.corvairunderground.com

Corvair engine parts. Also has good service.

William Wynne.
P.O. Box 290802.
Port Orange,
FL 32129
(386) 756-2041 tele
(386) 451-3676 fax
http://www.flycorvair.com

Corvair engine for aeronautical use Guru. Also sells parts and manual to modify a corvair motor for aircraft use.

Wood Supplies.

Marine Timbers
71-73 Roberts Avenue,
Mulgrave 3170
03 9546.0311 tele
03 9546.0877 fax
http://www.marinetimbers.com.au

Good supply of most GL1 & Marine Plywood, T88 glues.

Brims Wood Panels P/L
69 Rushdale Street
Knoxfield 3179
03 9763 6700 tele
03 9763 8700 fax

Supplys Marine Ply, no GL1.

Steel Supplies.

Airport Metals P/L
Nomad Road,
Essendon Airport
P.O. Box 92,
Niddrie 3042
03 9374 2266 tele
03 9374 1511 fax
http://www.airportmetals.com

Good supply of most tubing and some sheet but sheet only in fairly large sizes

Aviation Parts & Equipment
Building 603 Airport Ave,
Bankstown Airport NSW 2200
02 9796 2733 tele
02 9790 4574 fax

Better off than Airport Metals but doesn’t respond to faxes if they haven’t got the goods!

H-Aircraft Spares P/L
P.O. Box 503
Braeside 3195
Unit 8/63-65 Voltri Street,
Mentone 3194. (opp the Moorabbin Airport)
03 9585 0941 tele
03 9585 0942 fax

Good supply of tubing and ally sheet. I have only asked for one thing they didn’t have. Not bad pricing either.

“Warren the Welder”
Aerospace Welding Services
Cnr First Ave and Second St,
Moorabbin Airport 3194
P.O. Box 2701
Cheltenham 3192
03 9587 5681 tele
03 9587 6396 fax
http://www.aerowelding.com

Supplies small pieces at a price. Used for small off cut size bits.

Hardware Supplies

Aircraft Propellers & Spares P/L
P.O. Box 200,
Mentone 3194
03 9580 2034 tele
03 9580 0765 fax

Good supply of AN nuts, bolts and control cable hardware.

Aviaquip P/L
41 Kembala Street,
Cheltenham, 3192
03 9585 1211 tele
03 9585 1837 fax

http://www.aviaquip.com.au

Good supply of AN nuts, bolts and other aircraft hardware.