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    Flying Flea HM-290/1FB

    Flying Flea Archive USA
    P. O. Box 892
    Wooster, OH 44691
    United States

    Phone: 330-377-5013

    http://www.valkyrie.net/~flyingflea/
    raybuckland@hotmail.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 85Service Ceiling (ft)
    Cruise Speed (mph) 75Rate of Climb (fpm) 1000
    Stall Speed (mph) 26Takeoff Distance (ft) 150
    Range (statute mi) 210Landing Distance (ft) 120
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 503
    Design Horsepower 52H.P. Low Range 30
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 10H.P. High Range 70
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 360Useful Load (lb) 220
    Gross Weight (lb) 580
    Wing Area (ft2) 120Length (ft) 11.5
    Wingspan (ft) 20Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design TandemFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Fabric, Wood
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 600Number Built & Flown 1
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $85
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    LSA legal. Hundreds of the original HM-290 have been built. The HM-290/1FB is presented in far more detailed plans than the original making it easier and faster to build. Includes color photos of construction process.