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Gap Seals

Control Surface Gap Seals on Pitts Special

Cross-Section of Gap Seal

bulletThis rubber extrusion is ideally suited for use as a gap seal to fit strap-hinge configured control surfaces utilizing 7/8 diameter elevator and tailplane spar tubes, such as Acrosport, Pitts, Eagle, etc.
bulletIncreased control effectiveness, reduced drag, up-rated specification.
bulletKits available for individual aircraft types, or cut to your specified lengths.
bulletAlthough not ideal, has been fitted successfully to bush-and-pin hinge tail surfaces on Pitts Specials.

If you are unsure about the suitability for your aircraft, see below to request a sample.


Description Part Number Ordering Unit Unit Price
Pitts S-1S and similar tba Per Set 50.00
Pitts S-2/Eagle and Acrosport II tba Per Set 60.00

For UK customers, add 10.00 postage and packaging.
For worldwide customers, please email aerographic for current shipping price, specifying surface or air freight delivery.

For other aircraft, prices available on receipt of dimensions.

Delivery time - 2-3 weeks.


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Information Request Form

Select the items that apply, and then let us know how to contact you to take an order. Alternatively mail an enquiry to:  Aerographic, Forge Cottage, St Martins Road, Strelley, Nottingham NG8 3AR, UK, or phone (UK daytime) on 01159 290315.

I would like to order a sample of gap-seal rubber extrusion.

I would like to order a Pitts S-1 (strap-type hinge) gap seal kit.
I would like to order a Pitts S-2 gap seal kit.
I would like to order a Christen Eagle gap seal kit.
I would like to order an Acrosport II gap seal kit.
I would like to order a non-standard gap seal kit.

For customers outside the UK, please indicate delivery service required:
Air Freight
Surface Freight

State lengths if
non-standard, plus
 other instructions/

Submit your request with your name, address and email details and we will endeavor to answer your questions, and confirm availability and prices including postage. Foreign customers please specify whether air-freight or surface mail is required.

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Last modified: April 21, 2009