Thread Tools
Aug 21, 2002, 09:09 PM
Registered User

Better Looking Landing Gear for Mini Piper and Other Mods

Can someone give some advice on how to make better looking landing gear for the Mini Piper? I would like something that looks more original, similar to the Beaver landing gear.

On the Beaver it looks like the gear is actually just on wire, with the outer brace pieces just for looks. This is fine with me if someone can describe the material used to make it and some recomendations on how to attach it. Or, if these pieces can be bought aftermarket, more the better.

I also like the suggestions made in the E-Zone review about making a hatch for the battery so struts can be mounted for a more realistic look. Any suggestions on how to make these mods would be appreciated too.

What model real Piper would one most likely model this after? PA-18, PA-11?

David J.
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wanted Aluminum landing Gear for Mini Edge 540 (e-flite)... papasmurf Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 2 Feb 07, 2007 08:31 AM
Discussion Stronger Landing Gear for GWS Mini DF CAMOMAN Micro Helis 2 Jan 05, 2007 07:47 PM
Removable landing gear for Zagi XT (or other wing) Lightnin Flying Wings 15 Jan 03, 2007 10:55 PM
Sold New Landing Gear for Mini Ultra Stick StrangeGager Aircraft - General - Miscellaneous (FS/W) 1 Aug 13, 2006 05:04 AM
better landing gear for ECO 16 tdr1919 Electric Heli Talk 4 Mar 03, 2004 07:07 AM