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    Acrolite 1B

    Acrolite Aircraft
    50 Airport Road, P. O. Box 181
    Kakabera Falls, ON P0T 2G0
    Canada

    Phone: 807-935-2587

    http://www.acrolite.org
    jeantw@tbaytel.net

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 130Service Ceiling (ft) 12000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 110Rate of Climb (fpm) 1800
    Stall Speed (mph) 45Takeoff Distance (ft) 500
    Range (statute mi) 290Landing Distance (ft) 500
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 912
    Design Horsepower 80H.P. Low Range 50
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 9H.P. High Range 80
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 500Useful Load (lb) 300
    Gross Weight (lb) 800
    Wing Area (ft2) 133Length (ft) 17
    Wingspan (ft) 20Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design BiplaneFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 24
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 2000Number Built & Flown 3
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $300
    Build Cost Range $10,000 - $25,000
    COMMENTS:
    Winner of 1995 Aircraft Spruce Design contest. Plans and materials kits sold exclusively by Aircraft Spruce.