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    Skytwister

    Showers Aero
    RD #3, Box 1200
    Milton, PA 17847
    United States

    Phone: 570-742-4080


    CATEGORY:
    Type RotorcraftSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Helicopter
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 80Service Ceiling (ft)
    Cruise Speed (mph) 65Rate of Climb (fpm) 800
    Stall Speed (mph)Takeoff Distance (ft)
    Range (statute mi) 590Landing Distance (ft)
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 582
    Design Horsepower 55H.P. Low Range 55
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 5H.P. High Range 65
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 320Useful Load (lb) 360
    Gross Weight (lb) 680
    Wing Area (ft2)Length (ft) 150
    Wingspan (ft) 21Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design RotorFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Skid
    Materials Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 300Number Built & Flown 15
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $95
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    Scratch-built entirely from plans. New CAD plans revised in Y2K. True homebuilt design for the homebuilder.