From measurements, my front gyroplane pneumatic tire is :
8.5" OD (215 mm)
2.75" widest width (70 mm)
2" width at tire bead (51 mm)
4" ID (approximately) (102 mm)
I've Googled for ~ 2 hours and the closest items were scooter tires.
Does anyone know of a...
Thank you all for your input.
In the video () I hear they are approximately '1/16 inch off' of Center of Gravity intersecting the Thrust Line.
Attached are my results. Big difference.
History: I saw my gyro fly at Mentone. I have since modified the pedals, made the front wheel 'free...
I plan to hang test my gyroplane.
Hanging from the teeter bolt seems straight forward.
I do not have a second support point on the mast so need to balance on main wheels. The video (which is very informative) at
shows the wheel balancing.
Where should the control stick be positioned since...