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One Piece Windshield Kits

Acrylic windshield before heat treating.

Acrylic windshield before heat treating.

Custom made heat intensive molding oven makes acrylic pilable for shaping.

Custom made heat intensive molding oven makes acrylic pliable for shaping.

 

Exclusive Piper-approved form molds heated acrylic in to a one-piece speedslope windshield.

Exclusive Piper-approved form molds heated acrylic in to a one-piece speedslope windshield.

Finished windshield cooling on felt-covered stand.

Finished windshield cooling on felt-covered stand.

Acrylic sheets for cabin windows.

Acrylic sheets for cabin windows.

Diamond Aire carefully fabricates one-piece speedslope windshields and cabin window panels on site.  We always have windshields and windows in stock for Piper Aztec, Piper Apache, and Piper Geronimo.   Please visit www.diamondaire.com for pricing and info.

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Piper Apache Enhancement Kits

Montana Diamond Aire has the following Piper Apache enhancement kits available:

Full Main Wheel Gear Door Kit 

Main wheel full clamshell door kit includes complete streamlined door housing/fairings for both sides, and all necessary gear door actuator components and hardware. Adds about 5 Mph to cruise, and very noticeable increase in climb performance.

EXTENDED SHORT NOSE

The nose is 16 inches longer than standard with a baggage compartment.

Wing Tips

Improves lateral stability, stall characteristics and appearance. Increases speed approximately four mph, decreases take-off distance and lowers the stall speed. The wing span is reduced by 22 inches.

WING TIP TANKS

Same aerodynamic advantages as the regular wing tips plus an increase of 48 gallons of fuel capacity.

DORSAL FIN

Reduces single engine control speed and yaw tendency in turbulence. Greatly improves single engine performance.

SQUARE TAIL KIT

Greatly improves the appearance and single engine performance of the aircraft. Includes fiberglass horizontal stabilizer fairings (both sides) for a slightly increased airspeed.

TAIL CONE

Increases speed & directional control, and is more streamlined in appearance.

FLAP GAP SEAL KIT

Flap gap seals lower the stalling speed and increases the rate of climb, cruise and top speeds, especially when heavy or at high altitudes.

One Piece speed slope windshield kit

Quarter-inch thick, distortion free plexiglass. Much more streamlined than the standard one piece windshield. Increases airspeed up to four mph. Tremendous improvement in appearance and style. Includes new fiberglass cowler and hardware. Available in green tint or solar gray for additional $60.

ENGINE NACELLE & WING ROOT FAIRING KIT

Improves airflow for reduced drag, a slight increase in airspeed and an enhanced appearance.

FIBERGLASS ENGINE NOSE BOWLS

Replace the original with impact resistant fiberglass. Eliminates problems of metal fatigue, cracking, splitting and repairs.

INFLATABLE DOOR SEAL KIT

Greatly improved sealing for your protection. Considerably lower cabin noise and lasts longer than other door seals. Available with either electric or manual pump. Call with specific application. This enhancement also approved for Aztecs.

FIBERGLASS WINDOW MOLDINGS

Available in several different options. Call for details

INSTRUMENT PANEL STC KIT

Approved for Aztec, Apache & Geronimo aircraft, this one-piece design eliminates cockpit display clutter and is shock-mounted to isolate full panel. Several panel styles include back-lighting or post-lighting, engine instrumentation and radio configuration options. Dual centerstack design with option for copilot instruments. Kit price consists of STC paperwork, eight Lord mounts and complete installation plans only. Swing-down buss/ switch panel optional. Custom cut panels and pre-fabricated PMA bracket sets available. This STC affords the owner/installer great latitude in customizing panel to fit individual avionics & instrumentation needs without the need for a field approval. Installation available, call for details. We also offer a new fiberglass glareshield in two styles for $389. Note: PMA approved, 2-1/4 inch round, dual backlit engine instrumentation/fuel gauges available soon!

Rear Baggage Compartment Kit

Aluminum construction, measures 33 inches deep, 36 inches high. Extends cabin & baggage area to create a more modern interior appearance.

THIRD WINDOW KIT

Aztec Style available in several different options. Improves passenger comfort, styling and appearance. Call for details.

DUAL BRAKE KIT

Includes upgrading system to dual Cleveland brake calipers. Holds aircraft during application of full power engine run-up and shortens landing roll. Especially useful with gross weight increase STC.

HIGH DENSITY SOUNDPROOFING KIT

Reduces noise level to a point of normal conversation. Improves passenger comfort and is an effective barrier against heat transfer. Can be installed with or without the purchase of a new interior.

For prices, photos and more, please visit www.diamondaire.com or email John Talmage.