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SPARTAN C3 Specifications

Powerplant

Wright R-760 (J-6-7) "Whirlwind Seven" 225 hp @ 2,000 rpm

Propeller

Hamilton-Standard H-5149-M (hub) with

HB-1219 (blades)

Length

23 ft. 2 in.

Height

8 ft. 10 in.

Wingspan

32 ft.

Wing Area

151 sq. ft. (upper)

140 sq. ft. (lower)

Chord

60 in.

Airfoil

Clark Y

Tread width

83 in.

Wing loading

9.29 lbs./sq.ft.

Power loading

11.2 lbs./hp

Empty weight

1,741 lbs. (1930)

1,786 lbs. (1941) 1,789 lbs. (1948)

Gross weight

2,700 lbs.

Useful load

959 lbs. (1930)

964 lbs.

Payload

380 lbs. (1930)

Baggage

6.8 cu. ft. & 40 lbs.

Fuel Capacity

60 gal. (45 wing, 15 fuselage)

Oil Capacity

6.5 gal.

Maximum Speed

132.7 mph

Cruise Speed

110 mph

Landing Speed

52 mph

Rate of Climb

1,160 fpm @ sl

Service Ceiling

15,100 ft.

Range

460 mi.

Fuel consumption

13.5 gal./hr @ Cruise

Operating cost (1930)

14.2 cents/mile

Price (1930)

$7,750.00

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