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Is there a way to look at my Air Command Rotor head and by looking at it know it is put together correctly? I mean NOT UPSIDE DOWN. This concerns me since Steve Weir's accident last year and especially since I have encountered so may issues with my gyro since I purchased it.

I would appreciate any and all advise. I just want to make sure.

The bearing seems to be quite, smooth and tight but that is all know.

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original info packet from Bensen circa 1956
Dec 19, 2014 - 2:52 AM - by strider
I just found an information packet from Bensen (the one they sent you if you ordered it from the back of Mechanic's Illistrated) at a flea market that is complete and in pristine condition. Amoung the items is a 35"x22.5" blueprint of the Bensen Gyrocopter Model B-7M. I've made some copies of this print and expanded the borders of the print to the standard 35"x24" poster size without compromising the scale of the print. This packet was coalesced in 1956 and the post mark to... [Read More]
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