Failed Instrument Cover

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Product ID: 9018A

Made with heat resistant silicon

Sporty's® developed this simple silicon disc with a suction cup on the back to allow you to practice instrument flying with a "failed instrument" (partial panel) and also to cover an instrument that actually fails in flight. Failed instruments, especially the attitude indicator, are dangerous because it is difficult to ignore their erroneous presentation which can lead to loss of control. Provides an easy and inexpensive way to practice any combinati...Read more

Made with heat resistant silicon

Sporty's® developed this simple silicon disc with a suction cup on the back to allow you to practice instrument flying with a "failed instrument" (partial panel) and also to cover an instrument that actually fails in flight. Failed instruments, especially the attitude indicator, are dangerous because it is difficult to ignore their erroneous presentation which can lead to loss of control. Provides an easy and inexpensive way to practice any combination of instrument failures and very important when a real failure occurs. Measures 3 1/8 in. dia. Extra thick suction cup holds fast to any instrument gauge. A must for all pilots.
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4.2 / 5.0
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4.4 / 5
Reliability
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Performance
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Ease Of Use
4.3 / 5
Value
4.0 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes (8)
No (3)
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
4 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
3 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Works like it is supposed too. Happy with it
October 27, 2019
Purchased
1 month ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
It useful when demonstrating partial panel
The delivery was faster then it describes, the quality is outstanding, but the price can be lower.
August 13, 2019
Purchased
4 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Partial Panel
as a CFIA and CFII, these are a great tool. They help with the Private pilot, keeping their eyes off the instruments and outside (my primary use for them) and teaching the instrument student partial panel.
April 23, 2019
Purchased
over 3 years ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Best Reliable Failure Device
It's easy to use. Provides the student with training simply and effectively.
February 25, 2019
Purchased
10 months ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
3 / 5
Performance
3 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
4 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Straight & Level
Good product to help students from staring at instruments during initial training and instrument out activity.
December 14, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Essential item for the instrument student/pilot
These failed instrument covers work great! They stick on well and are also easy to remove and clean. I take these with me every time I fly and I also use them on a Frasca 142 when practicing failed instrument approaches.
November 18, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
3 / 5
Reliability
1 / 5
Performance
1 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
1 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
Save yourself the money!
As a CFI, I tried to use these in a C172, but they keep falling off. I'm looking for an alternative.
November 18, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
1 / 5
Performance
1 / 5
Ease Of Use
2 / 5
Value
1 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
Don’t stay attached
Fall off instruments
July 29, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Just right to get the job done, very easy to use and priced right
February 19, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
1 / 5
Reliability
1 / 5
Performance
1 / 5
Ease Of Use
1 / 5
Value
1 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
they don't stick
No matter what I did they did not stick to the face of the instrument.
November 11, 2017
Purchased
over 3 years ago
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