Plane & Pilot
Tuesday, January 27, 2009

King Katmai



king katmai
Base Price:

$130,000

Engine make/model: TCM IO-550
Horsepower:                        
300@SL
Propeller type/diameter:
86
Landing gear type:
Tri./Fixed
Max ramp weight (lbs.): 3110
Gross weight (lbs.): 3110
Landing weight (lbs.): 2950
Empty weight, std. (lbs.): 1940
Max useful load (lbs.): 1170
Usable fuel, std. (gals.): 77
Payload, full std. fuel (lbs.): 690
Wingspan (ft): 39
Overall length (ft.): 29
Overall height: 9 ft. 4 in
Wing area (sq. ft.): 185
Wing loading (lbs./sq. ft.): 16.8@full gross (backcountry operation averages 14.4)
Power loading (lbs./hp): 10.3@full gross (8.5 when set up for backcountry operation with 2 people, 1⁄2 fuel and camp gear)
Average wheel size, nose (in.): 8.5x6
Seating capacity: 4
Cabin width (in.): 42
Baggage capacity (lbs.cu.ft.): 200
 
PERFORMANCE

MAX SPEED (kts):

 
@SL: 146
80% power@6,000 ft.: 144
   
CRUISE SPEED (kts.):
 
With bushwheels: 133*
With standard landing gear: 154*
   
MAX RANGE @8,000 ft. (nm):  
75% power: 800
65% power: 900
55% power: 968
   
Vs (kts.): 48
Vso (kts.): 31
Best rate of climb SL (fpm): 1700
Service ceiling (ft.): 21,000
Takeoff ground roll (ft.): 290@full gross
Takeoff over 50 ft. obstacle (ft.): 590
Landing ground roll (ft.): 240
Landing over 50 ft. obstacle (ft.): 560
*At 12.8 gph, 65% power and 8,000 feet
Source: Peterson’s Performance Plus  





0 Comments

Add Comment