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I-strut Fairings

Chuck

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Four brand new fiberglass I-strut fairings. Not sure what they are for, maybe S-1? Outside dimensions 28.5 in long by 3 in wide. Inside (top of fairing) is 25.5 in long by 1.25 in wide.

$50 plus shipping

Chuck
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Not sure why the pics didn't go through. Available on request.
 

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That is what the Stardusters need. Such a beautiful Biplane
But about everyone I see has those ugly gaps between the I struts
and wings gotta be addressed.
 

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Chuck, let me measure my Starduster Too. I think there was a company that made them for Starduster Too's called Aerotech in Denton Tx awhile back...like in 1990s. If these would fit a Starduster Too I'll take them...will measure my I-struts tomorrow and let you know.
 

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Chuck...I measured my I struts and they are about 24" at one end and about 23" at the other. Does that make since? What is the area for the opening on these?
 

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What ever happen? Did you find a Biplane that they fit on?
Did you sell the?
 

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I just got them in the mail today. Thanks Chuck!
 

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I just got them in the mail today. Thanks Chuck!
 

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I just fit these to a rib for a Starduster Too (M6 airfoil basically) and they are more round. With the one on the bottom of the Rib (the top wing I strut attach point) being mostly flat on M6 these seem more for maybe a symmetrical airfoil. I can probably cut these and re glass to make work or I might just use as a pattern and make new ones for the Starduster Too. I might bring these to OSH and try on a few different airfoils of planes. Be good to find out what these go to and if someone wanted they could make mold off these and make more. These really do clean up the I strut install. Any interest in these for a Pitts or maybe Skybolt? I can make my mold before OSH if anyone is interested. I'd take the same $65 I have in them. Plus shipping or I will bring to OSH. ($50 for parts and $15 for shipping is what I have in them)
 

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I just fit these to a rib for a Starduster Too (M6 airfoil basically) and they are more round. With the one on the bottom of the Rib (the top wing I strut attach point) being mostly flat on M6 these seem more for maybe a symmetrical airfoil. I can probably cut these and re glass to make work or I might just use as a pattern and make new ones for the Starduster Too. I might bring these to OSH and try on a few different airfoils of planes. Be good to find out what these go to and if someone wanted they could make mold off these and make more. These really do clean up the I strut install. Any interest in these for a Pitts or maybe Skybolt? I can make my mold before OSH if anyone is interested. I'd take the same $65 I have in them. Plus shipping or I will bring to OSH. ($50 for parts and $15 for shipping is what I have in them)

Oh what the he.. I'll take them for 65 bucks. I'll see how they fit on a Skybolt.

PM me please. Dale
 

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I have something like these for the Skybolt.
Reason for me posting on this thread...

How do you install them?
Someone sending in pictures of the process would be real good
 

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