Barron R108 Gyrocopter



Paul Barron of Dunedin, New Zealand, built a single place gyrocopter, obtaining most of the main components from Australia. The result was ZK-RCD, which first flew on 3 May 1998.


2019                       Courtesy Dale Gunn

Engine: Subaru 1800 EA-81, 80-hp.
Drive reduction: 2-2.1.
Prop: 3 blade carbon fibre.
Blades: 25 ft.