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Oct 02, 2010, 03:31 AM
eddi
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Cessna nose landing gear


Hi guys,

I have been looking arround for quite some time now for a nose landing gear to suit my cessna planes. I have 3: Art-Tech 182 2.4 GHZ, SkyArtec 182 2.4 GHZ and Art-Tech 500 class. All of those I have just mentionned, have something in common: Poor nose landing gear design!
I am looking for a replacement that has a spring or something into it to absorve the landing weight or road bumps.

Can someone show me where to look for?
Thanks,
Edd!
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Oct 02, 2010, 08:38 AM
the Ford man
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hello and welcome to the forum



ford f47
Oct 02, 2010, 09:44 AM
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Oct 02, 2010, 12:21 PM
pd1
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Here's a place that sells nose gears.
http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...nose%3C%2Fb%3E
Oct 02, 2010, 12:27 PM
eddi
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Originally Posted by pd1
Here's a place that sells nose gears.
http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...nose%3C%2Fb%3E
Cool! This is a nice collection; will be ordering in no time.

Thanks!
Oct 02, 2010, 10:42 PM
It's just a plane.
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I ended up using a combination of stock and dubro parts. I got the dubro 1/2A steerable nose gear set. It has a nice spring in it. I then sawed off the stock mount and put the durbo one in its place. I then used the stock collar and connected it to the dubro nose gear. It seemed to work pretty well. Unfortunately I turned my Cessna into a lawn dart and now I need a bunch of stuff to get her back into the air.


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