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Air Command

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Air & Space 18A

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The two-place enclosed gyroplane
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Aviation Artur Trendak & Son

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Forum for Aviomania aircraft
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Auto-Gyro GmbH

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Manufacturer of Gyro Technic gyroplanes and Razor Blade Rotors
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Helicycle

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Magni gyroplanes

Forum for Vittorio Magni's designs
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Mosquito Helicopters

Innovator Technologies of Canada
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Niki Rotor Aviation

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Phenix Tractor Gyroplane

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RAF - Rotary Air Force

Two Place Enclosed machines manufactured in Canada
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Rotor Flight Dynamics - Dominator

Dominator Gyros - Single and Two Place
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Silverlight Aviation

Manufacturer of the American Ranger (AR-1).
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Single and Two Place Designs out of Georgia
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Ultralight Machines - Larry Neal's Butterfly, 3D-RV, Sparrow
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Hello Aziz, I have just signed up to the forum because I saw you had a PB-4 Prop Balancer for sale.
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' Cycleflyer here , I had Steves phone number when I met him at this years Mentone , I was the guy pulling the KB3 behind my motorcycle .Will you send me hs phone number please ? steves number please
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