gyro repairs

Teeter-mounted blades on top of universal-jointed rotor head (Parsons tandem gyro)

Over 2012-2013, Bruce took on getting a crash-damaged Parsons Tandem gyrocopter from Cromwell airworthy again. It has proved to be an exercise in patience involving such diverse delights as getting the rotor head components crack-tested, sourcing a new Australian AK extruded rotor blades, importing a German overrun bearing (sprag clutch) and various specialist alloy extrusions.