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    KB-3 Gyroplane

    Ken Brock Mfg.
    11852 Western Ave.
    Stanton, CA 90680
    United States

    Phone: 714-898-4366

    http://www.kenbrockmfg.com
    kenbrockmfg@verizon.net

    CATEGORY:
    Type RotorcraftSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Gyroplane, Ultralight
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 63Service Ceiling (ft) 12000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 60Rate of Climb (fpm) 700
    Stall Speed (mph)Takeoff Distance (ft) 100
    Range (statute mi) 120Landing Distance (ft)
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 582
    Design Horsepower 65H.P. Low Range
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 5H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 250Useful Load (lb) 350
    Gross Weight (lb) 600
    Wing Area (ft2) 380Length (ft) 10.5
    Wingspan (ft) 22Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design RotorFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Composite, Metal, Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 50Number Built & Flown 200
    Kit Cost ($US) $13,896Plans Cost ($US) $125
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    LSA legal. Aircraft can be flown in virtually in kind of wind. Recommended to be built and licensed in compliance with FAR 103 as a homebuilt but can easily qualify as an ultralight. Fuel option 8.9 gal. First flew 1983. Plans $125; video $30.