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    Slingshot

    Kolb Aircraft Company
    590 Hal Rogers Drive
    London, KY 40744
    United States

    Phone: 606-309-6281

    http://www.kolbaircraft.com
    customersupport@kolbaircraft.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 115Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 85Rate of Climb (fpm) 1300
    Stall Speed (mph) 41Takeoff Distance (ft) 200
    Range (statute mi) 170Landing Distance (ft) 200
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 582
    Design Horsepower 65H.P. Low Range 65
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 10H.P. High Range 100
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 395Useful Load (lb) 505
    Gross Weight (lb) 900
    Wing Area (ft2) 110Length (ft) 19
    Wingspan (ft) 22Height (ft) 7
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 2Tandem Yes
    Cockpit Width (in) 27
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Fabric, Metal
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 400Number Built & Flown 15
    Kit Cost ($US) $13,711Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $21,000 - $38,000
    COMMENTS:
    The design goal of the Slingshot is to provide the speed of entry level general aviation aircraft, with all the fun, short field performance, and portability of ultralight aircraft.