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    Carbon Dragon

    Jim Maupin, Ltd.
    24201 Rowel Ct.
    Tehachapi, CA 93561
    United States

    Phone:

    http://www.jcpress.com/JMaupinLtd
    maupinwood@earthlink.net

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Glider, Ultralight
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 70Service Ceiling (ft)
    Cruise Speed (mph)Rate of Climb (fpm)
    Stall Speed (mph) 20Takeoff Distance (ft)
    Range (statute mi) 350Landing Distance (ft)
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine foot launch
    Design HorsepowerH.P. Low Range
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.)H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 144Useful Load (lb) 156
    Gross Weight (lb) 300
    Wing Area (ft2) 150Length (ft) 19
    Wingspan (ft) 44Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Monowheel
    Materials Composite, Wood
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 1500Number Built & Flown 35
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    A foot-launchable sailplane. Meets the FAI definition of a hang-glider; no licensing required. Also launchable by auto tow, aero tow or bungee. Wood with carbon-epoxy construction. Superb climbing ability. Out of business 2002.