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WTB S2B Interior Cushions

SSkybolt

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I would like to purchase seat cushions for my S2B my were AWOL when I purchase my Pitts.

Thanks

Phil
 

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+1, I need a set for my S-2a. If someone wants to sell , I am interested, let me know, thank you
Patrick
 

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Oregon Aero sells them, they are very nice!
 

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Check Aviat also.. I priced a new set for a Eagle awhile back and they were much cheaper than expected.
 

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Have you ever sat in a S-2B with the factory cushions? I had the originals with my old Pitts and they sat in the cabinet. Oregon Aero is so much better. When I bought my current S-2B it didn't come with the factory seats, no biggie. In went my Oregon Aero cushions again and I was good to go. Money well spent.
 

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Here is the answer from Oregon Aero:

At this time we can not build Certified aircraft seat cushions and ship them to France. We do not have any approval for this aircraft.
Thank you,
Dave
 

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Refresh ofthe post..if you know someone selling Pitts cushions, would you please let me know,
Regards
 

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The only person I can think of is Bill Finagin @ Dent-Air in Annapolis MD.
Tel. 410.956.0047
 

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The Pitts cushions are heavy. I am not at the hangar but I recall that they are something like 5lbs for the bottoms. And they compress significantly under +G, allowing you to slop around. You can do better with modern materials.

Best of luck,

Wes
 

Larry Lyons

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Below is a link to what I have. I bought their already made 3 layer seat cushion and cut it to size with a electric knife. In my case I needed to put a slice of building foam (hard) in to make the space up so the cushion replicates my seat type parachute exactly. So you order the foam with the paper work to show it is approved for aviation use and take to a local upholsterer with approved fabric and have him sew it up for you. Just an idea, I sent you a PM also.

http://www.seatfoam.com/company.htm
 

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If you order up Divinycell PVC foam from Aircraft Spruce instead of building foam then every part of the seat cushion assembly that you build will be FAA approved materials. I will note that you do not need all 3 layers of conforfoam for a seat. The firmer foam under the weight of the upper body will do the job. And it works under +G.

Best of luck,

Wes
 

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