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    Thatcher CX4

    Thatcher Aircraft Inc.
    1020 E. Jordan St., Unit A
    Pensacola, FL 32503
    United States

    Phone: 850-432-5433

    http://www.thatchercx4.com
    thatchercx4@cox.net

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 130Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 125Rate of Climb (fpm) 825
    Stall Speed (mph) 40Takeoff Distance (ft) 700
    Range (statute mi) 360Landing Distance (ft) 800
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine VW
    Design Horsepower 55H.P. Low Range 55
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 10.5H.P. High Range 80
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 540Useful Load (lb) 310
    Gross Weight (lb) 850
    Wing Area (ft2) 84Length (ft) 18.3
    Wingspan (ft) 24Height (ft) 5
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 23.5
    Landing Gear
    Materials Metal
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 850Number Built & Flown 42
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $360
    Build Cost Range $12,000 - $18,000
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