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    P. O. Box 892
    Wooster, OH 44691
    United States

    Phone: 330-377-5013

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    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 70Service Ceiling (ft)
    Cruise Speed (mph) 55Rate of Climb (fpm) 500
    Stall Speed (mph) 25Takeoff Distance (ft) 150
    Range (statute mi)Landing Distance (ft) 150
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 447
    Design Horsepower 25H.P. Low Range 25
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 6.2H.P. High Range 45
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 250Useful Load (lb) 250
    Gross Weight (lb) 500
    Wing Area (ft2) 100Length (ft) 13.5
    Wingspan (ft) 18Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design TandemFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Fabric, Wood
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 500Number Built & Flown 101
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $65
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    LSA legal. 18-ft pivoting front wing and 13-ft fixed tandem wing; 2 axis controls; defects in earlier version lead to crashes but wind tunnel tests solved the problems; no design-induced crashes in 60 years.