Top Speed (Vne) 175 mph, IAS
Cruise Speed (260 hp)150 mph (62%), TAS (varies with builder,engine,weight)
Cruise Speed (180 hp) 135-140 mph, TAS
Landing Speed 40 mph, IAS
TakeoffRoll 200-500 ft, demonstrated (depends on engine)
Rate of Climb @ gross1,500-1,700 fpm (varies with builder,engine, etc.)
[email protected] 65% est. 650 mi.
Range @ 50% est. 900 mi.
Empty Weight1150-1350 pounds(varies w /builder /engine /prop)
Gross weight 2500 pounds (2700 pounds on floats)
Useful Load 1350-1150 pounds (varies w/ builder/ engine/ prop)
Fuel Capacity50 gallons (standard) 68 gallons (optional, w/aux tanks)
Wing span33 ft.
Wing Area 180 sq. ft.
Length 23 ft. 6 in.
Cabin Width42 in.
Cabin Length9 ft 8 in.(firewall to back of back of baggage area)
Engine HP range 150-260 hp
High useful load
-1300 pounds w/180hp
-1100 pounds w/250 hp
250 hp -160 mph @75%-150 mph @62%
180 hp -145 [email protected] 75 %-135 mph @ 60%
40 mph landing speed
400 foot takeoff at 2,500 pounds (250 hp)
650-800 mile range on standard tanks
850-1000 miles with aux tanks
Four FAA-people, full fuel (50 gals std)
Cabin size of Cessna 180
52 inch cargo door
Super wide CG envelope (12")
Build time 850-1200 hours (actual builders' times)
All-metal wings-90% factory riveted, solid rivets
Fuselage 4130 tube-painted and ready for cover
1000 hours on prototype
70 plus kits delivered
Over 20 now flying (kits and plansbuilt)
Performance specs verified by builders