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Old 11-28-2006, 10:04 AM
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Default Castering nose wheel for cozy

heard from a email this am that there is currently no supplier - is dis true?
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Old 11-28-2006, 10:17 AM
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The Cozy Girrrrls webpage says that they have the bushing available now and they're working on the rest of the hardware.

http://www.cozygirrrl.com/aircraftparts.htm

I don't know how up to date it is (hopefully more so than their project status!)
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Old 11-28-2006, 10:50 AM
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I read this on another forum:
http://www.canardzone.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1889

Can I ass you me a 4" wheel isn't that common?

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Old 11-28-2006, 05:46 PM
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When Amy & I visited with them, Chrissi shared with us her plans. I don't remember the details, but do remember thinking that is would be a significant improvement over the previous version. I'm sure its just a matter time for them to get it designed and manufactured.
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Old 11-30-2006, 12:51 AM
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What's missing? The castor? Wheel? Tire? Norm Muzzy posted a note on Marc's list earlier this year regarding a midwest supplier of tailwheel assemblies which uses the same wheel as a cozy. Norm felt it should make a good substitution. Find the mail via the archives, follow the link to the supplier.
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Old 11-30-2006, 09:43 AM
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heard from a email this am that there is currently no supplier - is dis true?
I beleive Wilhelmson bought all the tooling from Brock. He does make the long eze/ cozy nose wheel and fork assem. don't know about Cozy 4. The wheel is available from Alasken bushwheel Co. spruce has the tires . Cheif aircraft sells the wheel and tire assem. for about $350

http://mywebpages.comcast.net/unick3...pricelist.html
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