Located on the shores of Camano Island Washington P.Ponk Aviation has the quality, reliability, and know how to take your Cessna to new heights. approved on all series and in all configurations. The 170A had a tapered metal wing with squared-off tips, a single wing strut and two 21-gallon tanks. With a full service Refinishing and Interiors department we can get her looking good as new. CFGS, Hub Cap W/Access Door. Cessna also fitted the Model 195 dorsal fin to the 170A to increase directional stability. Cessna 185 models GTOW 3,525 lbs. The project was done in conjunction with the University of Wichita which conducted extensive wind tunnel tests of the concept. Download the Installation Document (PDF) OK, the Cessna 150/150 isn’t quite that spectacular, but it is worlds ahead of the standard Cessna 150 Commuter that so many pilots interned in. Kris purchased a 1955 Cessna 170B a few years back with the intention of making it like-new with lots of mods you would want if you were designing the plane today. All Cessna models 180, 182 GTOW 2,950 lbs. Aircraft Eligibility: Today we fly our Flex Innovations C-170. See if your aircraft is one we are currently seeking. About the Sportsman STOL Contact Us. Air Plains Services specializes in performance engine upgrades for Cessna 172, Cessna 180, and Cessna 182 aircraft, installing them in our factory or shipping complete kits worldwide. All Cessna models 180, 182 GTOW 2,950 lbs. Composite Cessna Cowlings ; Composite PA18 Cub Cowlings w/field approval to use on certified planes; Selkirk Aviation is located in beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Cessna 170B IO-370 195hp Installation with Hartzell 83" Trail. This FAA approved glare shield is light weight, not affected by sunlight and has a deep grain “leather look” finish. Sort By: sku: SA-150152-40. Franklin Aircraft Engines has an STC approved 220-hp six cylinder conversion for the 170 A&B models and some 172 and 175 models. Re: Best Mods for 170 STOL performance by Green Bean » Thu Jan 17, 2013 4:13 am In May of 1971, I flew to Oklahoma City, bought a 1952 170B for $5000, flew it to Wichhita, KS., had an Avcon /Lyc. Subscribe. Approval Basis: If you’ve been dreaming of flying your 170 right to the lake then take a look at the Wipline 2100 Float. Cessna 206 series gross take off weight 3,600 lbs. Contact Lonnie at Wings For Christ to schedule your tank mod installation. Cessna Fuel Tank Mod. 1951 CESSNA 170A Single Engine Piston for sale located in Stuart FL from Scott MacDonald Aircraft Sales, Inc. 2386573. Whether you use your 170 for work or play Wipaire can help you get the best performance, and the most enjoyment, during your flight time. In the last nine years, the equipment list has grown. Now this technology is available and FAA-PMA approved... Micro Vortex Generators are small aluminum blades placed in a spanwise line aft of the leading edge of the wing and tail surfaces. In 1956, Cessna had plans to further improve the line with the 170C. Cessna 150 and 152 STOL Kits vortex generators and flap gap seals. More reliable than magnetos, electronic ignition measurably improves aircraft performance and efficiency. when combined with additional modifications. Wipline Floats are known for both performance and durability and with over 55 years in the business you can buy with confidence knowing that we’ll still be here to support our products for years to come. Check out the ad on Trade-a-Plane.com. Jake’s father and three partners purchased the all-metal Cessna for $3,500 from a pipeline patrol company in the early 1960s when Jake was a teenager. Cessna 170B, 172 & 175, Cessna Flap Gap Seal Kit, Cessna 170 thru 210 Models. Provide some basic information on what services you are interested in and we will get in touch! The nose comes up, it kind of rolls forward on the step and flies right away.”, Ray Cook – Owner/Operator of a set of Wipline 2100 floats. But since that time a number of items have come along the greatly improves the performance, and makes a great airplane even better. Cessna Vortex Generator Kit, 170 Models. The subject for the section is: BEST MODS FOR 170 STOL PERFORMANCE. Another great mod. In case of the Cessna 182, when coming very slow to land usually you ran out of elevator and sunk into the runway, VGs do help having more elevator authority. Some late model Cessna 180's approved at 3,190 lbs. Also roll response is improved at slow speeds, giving you more instant response and no mushy controls. Learn how we can help you sell your aircraft or find your next one! She can fly wild and crazy or slow and easy. Sign up to hear from us about specials, sales, and events. Cessna 190/195. Between 1951 and 1955 Cessna used modifications of the 170 and its derivative, the U.S. Army L-19, as test beds for Boundary layer control research, under contract to the Office of Naval Research and the Army Transportation Corps, designating them as the models 309 and 319. Micro Vortex Generators are small aluminum blades placed in a spanwise line aft of the leading edge of the wing and tail surfaces. The revolutionary new installation makes them easy to install, and they remove in minutes and get out of your way for inspections, annuals, and service to the flaps... Part Number: Supplemental Type Certificate No(s) SA01224AT While she’s here our Maintenance team will get her running at the top of her game and with an Avionics upgrade you’ll be enjoying your air time even more! Originally part of Cessnas “Businessliner” fleet, it proved to be a capable bush-plane even without any modifications. sku: C150FGS. Minimizing AOG time with a coordinated service experience and one-stop nose to tail repair, refurbishment and modifications. 6" Wheel (Set of Two) LSM-200-701-1, Challanger Air Filter, High Performance. Cessna 170. Maybe your 170 has seen better days. Whether your dream is to tour the majestic mountains of the Idaho back-country or dance above the tree tops on the vast northern Canadian Shield, Wipaire can outfit your Cessna 170 with the versatility you need. when combined with additional modifications. Market demands for a tricycle geared aircraft was too great and two competing models did not make ec… Cessna 206 series gross take off weight 3,600 lbs. This is the Del Air long range conversion. Approved on all series. Cessna Cardinal 177. Wipaire offers a range of modifications to help you get the most out of your aircraft. Blazer Carbon Fiber Composite Propeller 46 lbs. They control airflow over the upper surface of the wing by creating vortices that energize the boundary layer. The assorted mods discussed in these two articles included more than 40 STCs and Field Approvals. Replaces: This... Sportsman STOL Kit. Cessna 150 & 152 $2,345.00. Welcome to P.Ponk Aviation. Twitter Facebook Pinterest LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsApp Soloy Aviation Solutions converts Cessna 206 and 207 models to turbine power using Rolls-Royce engines. Cessna 200 Series (205, 206, 210 thru F) Cessna 206H. Guys this is an amazing bird. Wipline Floats are known for both performance and durability and with over 55 years in the business you can buy with confidence knowing that we’ll still be here to support our products for years to come. It overhangs the instrument panel by 3 inches. The co-pilot door for the Cessna 206 adds an immense amount of safety and convenience for the front seat passengers of your aircraft by allowing a convenient third way of entering or exiting the aircraft. Maybe your 170 has seen better days. © 2020 Copyright Wipaire, Inc. | 1700 Henry Avenue, South St. Paul, MN 55075 | Phone: +1 (651) 451-1205 | Privacy Policy. This is where the term Bushliner stems from.The 170B is light both in empty weight and handling. Add to the Stinson's fine handling qualities good utility, and you have a winning combination. (C150FGS) $561.00. During the six years of production, over five thousand aircraft of three different models were produced with about two thousand remaining today. Cessna Flap Gap Seal Kit, 150 / 152. The Sportsman STOL modifications itself was originated by Marvin Davis, a Lockheed Skunkworks engineer who developed it while studying NASA technical notes pertaining to airfoil stall and spin characteristics from... Our Flap Gap Seal Kit is unlike any other ever offered for Cessna Aircraft. Cessna 172 IO-370C1F Upgrade. The plane was clean, with no damage history and had recently had a Sportsman STOL kit installed to the wings. Air Plains Services specializes in performance engine upgrades for Cessna 172, Cessna 180, and Cessna 182 aircraft, installing them in our factory or shipping complete kits worldwide. Search 1000's of Aircraft listings updated daily … Cessna 170A: Rebuild Of A Lifetime, Literally Cessna 182T. CP1172, Cessna Vortex Generator Kit, 170A & 170B Models. Cessna 210K-R. Cessna 310/320. Cessna 170, 172, 175, 182, 180, 185. Unlike the other postwar models, of which the two- place taildragger is the most common species, the Stinson 108, like its Cessna 170 contemporary, brings enough utility to be a fine pleasure transport. Approved on all series. The 170B also featured a new tailplane, a reconfigured tailwheel bracket, and other modifications in comparison with the 170 and 170A. The P. Ponk Landing Gear Beef-Up Kit is an FAA Certified (STC #: SA2918NM) gearbox modification for Cessna models 170, 180, 185 and L-19. Some late model Cessna 180's approved at 3,190 lbs. Wipline Floats are known for both performance and durability and with almost 60 years in the business you can buy with confidence knowing that we’ll still be here to support our products for years to come. (Flaps on the 170 could only extend to 30º.) General Characteristics Crew: One Capacity: Three passengers Length: 24 ft 11in Wingspan: 36 ft Height: 6 ft 7 in Wing area: 174 sq ft Empty weight: 1,205 lb Gross weight: 2,200 lb Fuel capacity: 42 US gal Powerplant: 1 × Continental O-300 Horsepower: 145 hp, plus numerous engine swap mods 180hp, 220hp Floats Approved: EDO 2000 Straight and Amphibs The purpose of the Beef-Up Kit is to reduce the possibility of landing gear failure during a ground-loop or gear strike and to minimize the damage that will occur. Sportsman STOL Kit. We have been proudly crafting engine rebuilds and accessories for Cessna aircraft for over 30 years. LSM-200-701-1      Sign up. A stock 170, 170A, & 170B, will not, nor doesn't have STOL performance, above the package that was designed 65 years ago. It was sold for $7,245 in 1952. The flaps were enlarged and could extend to 50º. Some of these items were subjects for detailed articles published in Cessna Flyer, and these additional mods continue to add to … Cessna 150 and 152 Speed Mods by Knots 2U. They control airflow over the upper surface of the wing by creating vortices that energize the boundary layer. Cessna 172R&S & 182S. Cessna 337 (This is the prototype installation. Cessna obviously got most everything right on the 150/152, even if some of the current mods improve on a good thing. The 170A was indeed well used. 0-360 with C/S Hartzell installed with STC, in 12 days for an additional $5500. approved on all series and in all configurations. She was to include a high aspect tail plan similar to the venerable 180 however the 170C never came to be. The stock landing gear box on Cessna 170, 180, 185 and L-19 works very well as long as the aircraft … Cessna 182R with Special Vent System. Select a modification below to learn more! Drop us a line! And the asking price, $49,000, for a super-low time 170 with so many upgrades and such a low-time engine seems like a pretty great deal to us. Email Address. A set of Wipline 2100 floats provide simplicity, solid handling characteristics and performance to your aircraft, giving you the freedom to explore. Add to Cart. Cessna 185 models GTOW 3,525 lbs. Amphibious or Straight models are available for the 170. Amphibious or Straight models are available for the 170. Prime IO-370 engine with Hartzell 76" Trail Blazer Prop. Selkirk Aviation produces a fiberglass glare shield for single engine Cessna Models 170 through 207 (all years available). n/a  Bonanza 33, 35, 36 Series, Beech 19,... K&N Performance Filters have been well known in the automotive world for years, unsurpassed in airflow and filtering capability they are now one of the most used filters on the road today. The […] The Cessna 170 is a four place single engine high wing aircraft built between 1948 and 1956. The Modern 170B has Arrived The Cessna 170B The Cessna 170B has been a favorite since it’s introduction in 1952. Shop our variety of aircraft for sale including amphibious, seaplanes and landplanes! Buyers are waiting! We manufacture fiberglass interior parts, extended baggage kits, glare shields, nose bowls and composite cowlings for Cessna airplanes. 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