FAA-PMA Manufacturer of Quality Aircraft Parts
McFarlane Aviation Products
April 2009


Seat Rails for Cessna Aircraft
  • Carefully engineered with many improvements
  • Anodized for corrosion and wear resistance
  • Easier installation
  • Full interchangeability with the original Cessna parts
More Material in the Right Places
After studying countless worn and failed seat rails McFarlane's rails were designed with 15% more metal in critical areas. The result is more crack resistance, durability, strength and longer life. 
To learn more, go to Cessna Seat Rails.

Installation Tip: 
The aircraft floor is subject to corrosion from moisture under the seat rails, so be sure to remove and treat any corrosion before installing the new seat rails.

Seat Rails for Piper Aircraft 

  • Precision machined
  • Gold anodized for corrosion resistance 
  • Dry lubricant applied for long service life 
  • Direct replacement
  • Seat rollers available
For ordering information, go to Piper Seat Rails

Seat Roller Kits for Cessna Aircraft
  • Improved strength and longer life
  • Cessna 150 thru 210 series aircraft
  • Nylatron-GS® rollers
  • Acetal® wear washers
Choose the Correct Kit
The seat related replacement parts are not serial number specific, as the type of seat installed in the aircraft was optional when the aircraft was ordered from the factory. A common seat configuration is the pilot seat being "articulating" or "infinitely adjustable" while the co-pilot seat is the "standard" or "vertically adjustable" style.
The most positive way to ensure that you are choosing the proper seat kit for your aircraft is to measure the rollers.
For more information, go to Seat Roller Kits

Seat Stops for Cessna Aircraft
Improved strength and longer life!
Kits contain FAA-PMA and industry standard components for Cessna 150 thru 210 series aircraft.
For more information, go to Seat Stop Kits. 

Rivet, Screw and Spotface Kits 
McFarlane offers either rivets or screws in convenient kits containing AN and MS hardware. Since it is difficult to install many of the rivets required to attach the seat rail, it is permissible to substitute screws with ultimate tensile strength exceeding 50 ksi with lock nuts, provided the holes are ream fit and spotfaced.  Please see the FAA General Aviation FAA General Aviation Airworthiness Information Bulletion CE-90-03R2, 08/26/2002 for specific recommendations. 



To learn more, go to Rivet Kits, Screw Kits or Spotface Kits.

Seat Rail Extrusion 
Ideal for the home built aircraft!
For custom projects McFarlane offers six design types. Blank extrusion can be cut to most any length and is sold by the inch. We can also custom machine to your specifications.
To learn more, go to Seat Rail Extrusion.

 Seat Rail Wear Gauge for Cessna Aircraft
Fast and Positive - No more guessing!
This unique McFarlane tool was specifically designed for checking seat rail wear lim­its per FAA AD 87-20-03. It measures the actual radius wear near the seat stop holes.
For more information, go to GAUGE SR1.

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 McFarlane Aviation Products
McFarlane Aviation, Inc.
696 East 1700 Road
Baldwin City, KS 66006