TriGear

Questions regarding the Panther TriGear configuration

Is the Panther TriGear a Castering Nose Wheel
Yes - the Panther TriGear is a free castor with stops to prevent it from spinning complete around in to the propeller arc.  It is steered a slow speed wit...
Wed, 30 May, 2018 at 7:55 AM
Is the Nose Gear Springy like a Vans RV-?
No - the Panther TriGear nose strut is a “stiff” leg made from 4130 streamlined tubing with a round tube reinforcement welded in the entire length.   It ...
Wed, 30 May, 2018 at 7:58 AM
Can I Convert My Tail Dragger Airframe to a TriGear?
If you have an “original” Panther forward fuselage that has only the Tail Dragger main gear mounts installed, then the short answer is No.  It is possible...
Wed, 30 May, 2018 at 8:01 AM
Are There Any “Structural“ Differences Between the Tail Dragger and TriGear Airframes
There are three main differences between the TriGear and the TailDragger airframe configurations: The main gear mounts are installed behind the spar b...
Wed, 30 May, 2018 at 8:05 AM