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Tuesday, March 1, 2005

1958 Piper Comanche 250



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Used price:
$35,000
Engine make/model:Lycoming O-540-A1A5
Horsepower@altitude: 250@SL
Horsepower for takeoff:250
TBO hrs.:
2000
Fuel type:100/100LL
Propeller type/diameter:
CS
Landing gear type:
Tri./Retr.
Max ramp weight (lbs.):2800
Gross weight (lbs.): 2800
Landing weight (lbs.):2800
Empty weight, std. (lbs.): 1690
Useful load, std. (lbs.): 1110
Payload, full std. fuel (lbs.):
750
Usable fuel (gals.): 60
Oil capacity (qts.):12
Wingspan: 36 ft.
Overall length: 24 ft. 1 in.
Height: 7 ft. 3 in.
Wing area (sq. ft.):172
Wing loading (lbs./sq. ft.):
15.7
Power loading (lbs./hp.):
11.2
Wheel size (in.):
6.00 x 6
Seating capacity: 4
Cabin doors:
1
Cabin width (in.): 44
Cabin height (in.): 43*
 
PERFORMANCE
Cruise speed (kts.):  
75% power: 157
65% power: 150*
55% power:
142*
  
Fuel consumption (gph):
 
75% power:14.0
65% power:11.6
55% power:
9.9
  
Best rate of climb (SL fpm): 1350
Best rate of climb, 8,000 ft. (fpm):
900*
Service ceiling (ft.): 20,000
Vso (kts):53
Takeoff ground roll (ft.): 750
Takeoff over 50-ft. obstacle (ft.):1650
Landing ground roll (ft.): 600
Landing over 50-ft. obstacle (ft.):
1025
 
*estimated
Sources: Aircraft Bluebook Price Digest, Fall 2004; aircraft flight manual and Jane's All The World's Aircraft





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