Aircraft Spruce Canada celebrates grand opening


Aircraft Spruce Canada held a Grand Opening celebration Saturday, June 6, at its new facility at the Brantford Municipal Airport. Following two years of operation in Mississauga, Ontario, near Toronto, Aircraft Spruce moved to a new 12,000-square-foot facility in late 2008.

sprucecanadaThe facility features a retail store with parts and pilot supplies, as well as a large warehouse of inventory for shipment of orders to customers throughout Canada.

More than 300 aircraft flew in for the event, and the total attendance was estimated at more than 1,200.

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Aircraft Spruce carries tire pressure monitor systems


A new Wireless Tire Pressure/Temperature LCD Monitor (TPMS) is now available from Aircraft Spruce.

tpmsWith the flip of a switch, this battery-operated, hand-held unit displays the actual tire pressure and tire temperature. Small removable electronic valve sensors transmit pressure/temperature to the LCD monitor within 25-50 feet of the aircraft. The sensors can be easily removed when adding air to the tires, and when placing the sensors back on the valve stems, the new pressure readings are sent to the LCD monitor. Pressure can be read as PSI, KPA, BAR, or KG/CM squared. Temperature can be read in Centigrade or Fahrenheit. The monitor also has an alarm setting for high or low pressure.

Price: $298.95.

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Aircraft Spruce offers new dynamic propeller balancer

Now available at Aircraft Spruce is the Dynavibe dynamic prop balancer.

AircraftSpruced DynaVibe Designed specifically for the aircraft industry, DynaVibe displays the magnitude and phase of propeller vibration, allowing precise weight adjustments for balanced and smooth engine operation, according to Aircraft Spruce officials. This prop balancer reports both the RPM and the vibration magnitude. This results in reduced vibration for a smoother flight, in addition to decreased mechanical wear of engine and instruments.

Included with each Dynavibe are an accelerometer with 30 feet of cable, optical pickup, reflective tape (tach), and a carrying case. Pricing starts at $1,495.

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Aircraft Spruce offers tie-down kits

Aircraft Spruce Tie-downs Aircraft Spruce now offers Tie-Down kits suitable for any weather condition.

The tie-downs, rated up to 3,000 lbs., are easy to tighten up with one quick pull, company officials said. A sliding cap protects the buckle from freezing during cold weather and keeps grit out during windy field conditions.

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Aircraft Spruce Canada slates grand opening super sale and fly-in

Aircraft Spruce Canada Aircraft Spruce Canada will host its official Grand Opening at Brantford Municipal Airport Saturday June 6.

“Canadian aircraft builders, owners and pilots have been a big part of our business for years,” said Aircraft Spruce President Jim Irwin. “We are pleased to open a facility in a great location such as Brantford. We can ship orders to customers anywhere in Canada at efficient shipping rates and substantially reduced delivery times. Customers in the Greater Toronto area, as well as Southwestern Ontario, can visit our store for the building materials, avionics, headsets, pilot supplies and all other aviation products they need.”

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Aircraft Spruce East annual super sale

AircraftSpruceGeorgia Aircraft Spruce & Specialty East will host its annual Super Sale on Saturday, May 16.

The distribution center is located at 452 Dividend Drive in Peachtree City, beside Falcon Field (KFFC).

As in the past, Aircraft Spruce will provide free hot dogs and beverages throughout the day. Representatives from a number of leading aviation companies, products, including Concorde Battery, Lightspeed, Product Techniques Inc., Kelly Aerospace, Sennheiser, Flightcom, Tempest, Gardner Aviation, and Aveo Engineering, will be on hand to demonstrate their products.

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