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    Sabre 340

    Sabre Aircraft
    P.O. Box 367
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    United States

    Phone: 623-393-0234

    http://www.sabretrikes.com
    info@sabretrikes.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Weight-shiftSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Trike
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 50Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 46Rate of Climb (fpm) 1000
    Stall Speed (mph) 21Takeoff Distance (ft) 100
    Range (statute mi) 820Landing Distance (ft) 75
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Kawasaki 340
    Design Horsepower 32H.P. Low Range 32
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 5H.P. High Range 65
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 235Useful Load (lb) 365
    Gross Weight (lb) 600
    Wing Area (ft2) 172Length (ft) 10
    Wingspan (ft) 35.5Height (ft) 13
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design DeltaFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Fabric, Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 1Number Built & Flown 800
    Kit Cost ($US) $8,995Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    LSA legal. Manufactured in the U.S. Kit price includes engine and propeller. Engine options: Rotax 447, $7990 or Rotax 503, $8795. Wing option available for increased performance. Wings fold and detach for easy portability. Uses Aeros Stranger wing.