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McFarlane Aviation Products Expands Line of Control Surface Skins for Early Model Cessna Aircraft

  Baldwin City, KS, November 29, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products has expanded their well-known line of manufactured control surface skins to include Cessna 120, 140, 170 and 195 series aircraft. Design features and precision manufacturing processes provide uniform corrugation shape and spacing tolerances. Jason Klenklen, aircraft mechanic, notes that the skins do not have predrilled […]

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Precision Aircraft Tools by McFarlane

Baldwin City, KS, November 1, 2018: McFarlane’s precision aircraft tools. McFarlane offers a wide-range of durable, precision tools for the aviation industry at an affordable price. From balancing a prop to replacing a hinge bearing, mechanics rely on quality, reliable tools. Recent products include a longer vacuum pump wrench (P/N TOOL133-L), complete control wrench set […]

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Respected Aero-Cable Corp. Door Cables and Vacuum Pump Cooling Kits now Owned and Manufactured by McFarlane Aviation Products

  Now manufactured by McFarlane Aviation Products, Aero-Cable Corp Door Cables and Vacuum Pump Cooling Kits! Baldwin City, KS, October 22, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products now proudly owns and manufactures both the door cables and vacuum pump cooling kits previously manufactured by Aero-Cable Corp. of Illinois. The already well-known and respected line of Aero-Cable Corp […]

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New McFarlane FAA-PMA Fuel Selector Valves and Parts for Cessna 170, 172, 175, & 177

Baldwin City, KS, September 21, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products has approval on new complete fuel selector valve assemblies!       For years, McFarlane has been repairing Cessna fuel selector valves in an effort to keep everyone flying safely and affordably. Now they have taken this experience and their expert knowledge to the drawing board […]

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Cowl Flap Hinges and Steering Rod Boots for Cessna

  McFarlane FAA-PMA Cowl Flap Hinges for Cessna aircraft and Steering Rod Boots for Cessna 182   Baldwin City, KS, September 5, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products is excited to announce new approvals for Cessna Aircraft! McFarlane now has FAA-PMA approval for improved cowl flap hinges for Cessna 172, 180, 182, and 185 aircraft. “Cowl flap […]

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McFarlane Aviation Products Announces New Approvals for Cessna Aircraft

Cessna Upper Torque Link, Stop Lugs, and Shimmy Dampener replacement parts, developed by McFarlane Baldwin City, KS, September 4, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products is excited to announce new approvals for Cessna Aircraft! McFarlane has announced more FAA-PMA replacement parts found on the Cessna nose gear! Torque link stop lugs and the attachment hardware found on […]

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D A M Window Cleaner – New from McFarlane Aviation Products

Baldwin City, KS, August 29, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products announces the best D A M Window Cleaner! With over a year of development and testing, McFarlane is excited to offer their D A M Window Cleaner to you. It is a fast, streak-free liquid spray designed for acrylic and other surfaces. It does not contain […]

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McFarlane Aviation Products Develops Aircraft Specific Kits

Baldwin City, KS, August 27, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products has developed kits specific to your aircraft! Too often seal and repair kits have more parts than are needed or even worse, not enough parts to complete the job. McFarlane Aviation Products has done the research and developed main and nose strut seal and repair kits […]

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Cessna Tie-Down Eyebolts, Trim Wheel Shafts, Trim Wheel Sprockets and more, now available!

McFarlane Now Offers More Approved Parts Available for Cessna

  Baldwin City, KS, August 21, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products is excited to announce new approvals for Cessna aircraft! Tie-down eyebolts found in the tail and wings of Cessna aircraft are now available from McFarlane. Replace your damaged and corroded eyebolts with these high strength parts forged from alloy steel. McFarlane eyebolts are FAA-PMA Approved […]

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McFarlane Aviation Products Cessna 208/208B Caravan Products

Cessna 208/208B Caravan Baldwin City, KS, August 8, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products is quickly becoming the leading supplier of FAA-PMA and STC aftermarket parts for Cessna 208/208B Caravans. As stated by McFarlane’s president, Dave McFarlane, “We are working with the owners and operators to improve the quality of parts and lower their cost of repairs. […]

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Service Bulletin Issued for Universal Joint Part Number MC0411257

McFarlane Aviation Products has released Service Bulletin No. 9 regarding McFarlane Universal Joint, part number MC0411257.   We are issuing Service Bulletin No. 9 regarding the MC0411257 universal joints manufactured by McFarlane Aviation on Job Orders JO41505, JO41997, JO43600, and JO45454 (other job orders of these parts are not affected). If you have any of the universal joints […]

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McFarlane Aviation Products Annouce FAA-PMA Approval of Seat Roller Housings for Cessna Aircraft

Baldwin City, KS, November 22, 2016 – McFarlane Aviation Products just announced that after five years of FAA certification effort, their replacement Cessna seat roller housings are now FAA-PMA approved and in stock. McFarlane’s sales manager, John Cowan, could hardly contain his excitement, “It is the season to give thanks, and we are definitely thankful this year. […]

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McFarlane FAA-PMA King Air Drain Valve Saves Over $20,000 Per Airplane

  Baldwin City, Kansas (June 28, 2016) – McFarlane Aviation Products is now offering a longer-life and repairable alternative to the costly Beechcraft King Air Fuel Drain Valves. The new and improved McFarlane valve features an updated seal design, Teflon-lined conduit and stainless steel cable, and includes an unheard of ten year warranty. The McFarlane […]

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McFarlane’s Popular Cowl Saver™ Baffle Seal Receives an Upgrade

Baldwin City, Kansas (December 7, 2015) – McFarlane Aviation Products revolutionized engine baffle seal material when they released Cowl Saver™ several years ago. Following on the popularity of their patented low friction Cowl Saver seal material, McFarlane now also offers Cowl Saver with Bi-Flex™ Technology. Bi-Flex uses a laser engraved flex pattern to ensure an […]

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Service Bulletin on McFarlane Seat Rail

Service Bulletin SB-7, revision A August 20, 2015 Procedures specified in this service bulletin must be accomplished in accordance with accepted methods of aircraft maintenance and applicable government regulations. Appropriate log book entries must be made. COPYRIGHT © 2015 SUBJECT This Service Bulletin addresses missing seat stop holes from McFarlane Aviation, Inc. seat rail part number MC1210408-22. Methods […]

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Announcing the return of PROP GUARD!

Baldwin City, Kansas, March 21, 2014 – McFarlane Aviation Products is pleased to announce the acquisition of the STC, and the FAA-PMA approval to manufacture PROP GUARD, and its immediate availability. PROP GUARD is made from a special high strength heat processed polymer engineered for centrifugal loads. It is NOT just a piece of tape! […]

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Can You Stop Nose Gear Shimmy?

Can You Stop Nose Gear Shimmy? By Dave McFarlane “A Cessna nose wheel is supposed to shimmy.” “You can’t really stop it.” “All the Pipers do it.” You have heard similar comments many times. My response is always the same question. “Did it shimmy when it was new?” Nose gear shimmy is destructive and not […]

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