Aero Performance Propellers Ltd (formily Omega Propellers) build quality custom wooden propellers for aircraft and hovercraft.
Aero Performance Propellers are beautifully laminated Ash and Mahogany props, clear coated with 4oz fiber-glass for strength, two part polyurethane clear with an epoxy. Urethane protective tape on the leading. Classic looking props with latest design and at competitive prices. With over 15 years experience in making propellers in New Zealand and shipping around the world we are sure we can provide a solution to your wooden propeller needs.
Gary Williams the new owner, is a well known figure in home built aviation in New Zealand.
Contact Gary now now for a solution to your wooden propeller needs. or phone 021764317
Continuous improvement - there has been previously and issue with bolt holes not lining up on the face plate and this was corrected by using an over sized (1mm) drill bit. However in the drive for continuous improvement Bill has implemented the use of Cobalt Drills for Straight bolts, these Cobalt Drills allows a whole new standard of finish and accurancy.
Gary Williams has brought the former Brent Thompson Propeller company.
Gary is a professional Auto, Aircraft painter and wood worker.
Gary has been involved with making homebuilt aircraft for 35 years including Jodel D11 and a RV8 and works part full time rebuilding aircraft engines.
So you can look forward to beautifully finished and painted propellers for any Aircraft and engine Combination from Aero Performance Propellers.
This site also offers how to videos and articles on repairing and maintaining wood propellers, and of course we sell wooden aircraft (and hovercraft) propellers. Please browse through our Propeller Store to find a propeller to suit your purpose. If you can't find the propeller you're looking for in our store, just ask, we can make a propeller to suit almost any non certified engine airframe combination!
Director Aero Performance Propellers Ltd
We have a series of videos on how to maintain and repair your wooden aircraft propellers. Videos show you how to maintain and repair the prop for your homebuilt or microlight. Watch these Quicktime how to do it videos here:
We have written a series of articles on how to maintain and repair your wooden aircraft propeller. Props for homebuilts, experimental airplanes and microlights can last for a very long time if they are properly maintained. Read how to do that here: