Super Cub - Revision 2

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Features and Specifications

Power

  • Engine – Superior IO 400/Lycoming IO390
  • Propeller – Whirlwind Constant Speed 80″

Dimensions

  • Length: 26′ 3″
  • Height: 8′
  • Wingspan: 38′ 11″
  • Wing Area: 223.5 square feet
  • Cabin Width: 27.5″ @ pilot position
  • Cabin Height: 53.5″ @ pilot position
  • Usage Cabin Volume: 93.5 cubic feet

Weights 

  • Empty Weight: 1440 lbs with 35″ Bushwheel Tires
  • Gross Weight: 2400 lbs
  • Useful Load: 960 lbs

Capacities

  • Fuel: 48 gallons
  • Oil: 8 quarts

Performance

  • Cruise Speed: 115 mph
  • Stall Speed: 18 mph
  • Rate of Climb: up to 2000 feet per minute
  • Endurance: 5 hours (112 mph cruise)
  • Range: 560 miles with one hour reserve
  • Fuel Consumption: 8 gallons per hours
  • Takeoff Distance: 47′
  • Landing Distance: 28′

Speeds

  • VNE – 139 mph never exceed speed
  • VsO – 18 mph stall speed with flaps down
  • VS – 26 mph stall speed with flaps up
  • VFE 10 – 60 mph maximum speed 10 degree flaps
  • Vo – 90 mph maximum operating maneuvering speed
  • VX – 55 mph best angle of climb speed
  • VY – 72 mph best rate of climb speed

* The above Specifications are based on N299WY and may vary on other Backcountry Super Cub Rev 2 airplanes.

Base Components

* Fuselage-completely welded (bare 4130 tube)
– Right Side split style door.
– Door latch assembly.
– Attachment points for seat belt & shoulder harness

* Front & Rear Controls
– Sticks, Rudder pedals & Toe Brakes.
– Rear controls are removable.

* Torque tube & torque tube bearings.

* Flap Lever Assembly

* Rear Trim Electric Actuator.
– String Pot for Indicator Panel

* Windshield (Clear Lexan)
– 1 Clear uncut Sheet for Top Glass – .125
– 1 Clear uncut Sheet for Side windows – .080
– Exterior Windshield Trim Strip.
– Front door post interior covers.

* Motor Mount (Conical)
– Engine mount saddles (Tip Out).

* Large baggage compartment w/door frame.
– Skin
– Hinge
– Lock & Striker plate.

* Adjustable Front Seat Assembly (No upholstery)
– Aluminum Back & Bottom skins.
– Nylon slides

* Rear Seat Assembly (No upholstery)
– Aluminum Back & Bottoms skins

* Composite Engine & Boot Cowls

* Carbon Fiber Floor & Side Panels up to side former

* Aluminum Firewall
– Can be painted with fireproof paint. Aircraft Spruce #05-02615

* Blank Aluminum Instrument Panel

* Rear Tail bottom aluminum inspection cover

* Interior wing roof panels (L&R)

* All Cables & Pulleys

* Hardware Kit for fuselage assembly
– (Bolts, washers, nuts & clevis pins only, no nut plates or screws)

* Wing Assembly (L&R) w/spar doublers
– Flaps (Completely Assembled) – (See Wing Options)
– Ailerons (Completely Assembled)
– Leading Edge Slat Kit w/hardware
– Horner Style composite tips
– 24 Gallon wing tanks (L&R)(48 Gal capacity)
– HD sealed wing struts w/forks
– Jury Struts
– Stainless steel tie down rings
– Flap gap seal

* Tail Assembly
– Elevators (Ready to Cover)
– Stabilizers (Ready to Cover)
– Rudder (Ready to Cover)
– Flying wires and bushings

* Landing Gear (L&R)
– 1 1/2″ Axles
– Axle Spacers
– Axle Nuts
– Cabane V
– 6″ Double Puck wheels and brakes
– Matco 11″ Tail Wheel
– Tail Wheel Spring – (See Landing Gear Options)

* No Shock Struts included (See Options) – (See Landing Gear Options)

Optional Components

* Left Door:
– Split Door
– One Piece Left Hand swing up door

* Left Window
– Swing up Window only

* Protective coating of airframe & associated parts
– Powder coating (Your choice of color)
– Float fittings

* Third Seat
– Third seat frame w/skins

* Landing gear options
– TK-1 ExtremeShock Suspension
– Alpha Omega Suspension System
– Porter Style Gear
(Requires all doors to be one piece swing-up)
– Landing gear leg side steps

* Wings
– Wing root fairing set
– Whelen Nav/Strobe Kit
– Aux fuel 34 gallons, 17 Gal each side (82 Gal total)
– Fowler Flaps (Keller)

* Whelen Landing Light w/ bracket & housing
– Single or Dual Lights available

* Stainless Steel Firewall
– Stainless Steel Firewall

* Top Glass
– Light Grey
– Dark Grey

* Covering System
– 60 yards Superflite 102 Med Fabric
(1.5) – Gallons glue
(6) – 2″ Pinked edge tapes
(1) – 3″ Pinked edge tapes
(1) – 4″ Pinked edge tapes
(3) – 1/2″ reinforcement tape
(1) – Flat rib lacing cord
(1) – Pack sea plabe grommets
(30) – Inspection rings
(15) – Domed inspection covers
(6) – Gallons Primer Base
(10) – Pints Primer Catalyst
(5) – Gallons Mid Temp Reducer
(1) – Gallon Super Wash

* Paint: (White w/Red Accent)
(6) – Gallons Insignia White
(3) – Quarts Insignia Red
(14) – Pints Topcoat Catalyst
This price is for a White Base with red accent
Prices vary with different colors.

* Additional Options:
– Site Tube Gauges, set of 2
– Hooker Harness – Inertial
– Hooker Harness – Fixed
Belts come in Black only

– Dynafocal Motor Mount
– Fuel lines, AN fittings & Andair Valve for Carb & Inj systems w/NO tank returns
Firewall back mount only

– Fuel lines, AN fittings & Andair Valve for fuel systems WITH tank returns
Firewall back mount only

– Engine Baffling – Aluminum

– EarthX Battery 1200 CCA
– EarthX Battery 900 CCA
– EarthX Battery 680 CCA
– Battery Box for EarthX Batteries

– Vetterman Exhaust
Standard 320-360 Mufflers w/muffs & tail pipes, extra heat muffs available

– VG’s
(Includes 140 VG’s, double sided tape and template)