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    RW2 Special I

    Mann, Roger
    24 Gary Ave.
    Taylors, SC 29687
    United States

    Phone: 864-787-5980

    http://www.rogermann.org
    rogermannorg@gmail.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status Current
    Categories Replica
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 125Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 70Rate of Climb (fpm) 750
    Stall Speed (mph) 30Takeoff Distance (ft) 100
    Range (statute mi) 90Landing Distance (ft) 200
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Kawasaki 440A
    Design Horsepower 38H.P. Low Range 35
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 5H.P. High Range 65
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 278Useful Load (lb) 272
    Gross Weight (lb) 550
    Wing Area (ft2) 120Length (ft) 14.6
    Wingspan (ft) 18Height (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) 750Number Built & Flown 20
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $25
    Build Cost Range $8,000 - $18,000
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