||High performance 2 - sitter motorglider. Built 1970.
2535 h. since complete overhault and major repair 1995.
No damage history since 1995.
Next ARC aug. 2020
Airplane time state
||Good condition. recovered 1995. Must be seen to be appréciated.
SAUER S-2500 engine with double elect. ignition.
296 h. since overhaul. 1300 h, left till TBO.
MT 155 L105 fixed pitch prop . 296 h since new 2016.
Performance:cruise speed 180 kmh at 2750 rpm. 14.L/h super 98 or mogas.
||clean and good.
Basic intruments in front panel and back panel.
LUN artificial horizon ( elec.)
||Fairly good for a coverage (Ceconite) done in 1995.
Front canopy renewed 2017.
Carbon fiber engine cowlings. .
||Radio: Dittel/TQ KTR-2 8,33 incl. 2 Sennheiser Headsets
Transponder : Garrecht VT 02 with large display.
Garmin GPS 496 color,.
406 kHz PLB with GPS.
all items included in price.
||incl. 360 ° rotating tail wheel.
incl. removable auxilliary fuel tank 15 liters ( total 2x60 + 15 = 75 l.)
included in price.
||No other motorglider offers such cruise performance. The S-2500 eingine ist based on the VW waterboxer case and is very reliable. It never cracks, not like the 2 liters engines (VW Type 1 case).
Reason for selling : loss of hangar !!!
Seller speaks English, French and German.
RF5 is presently based in EDRL.
Fox Charlie = French glider registration offers great advantages for maintenance. Insurance is tax-free. F-COPF is serviced by a German CAMO.