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The W.A.R. P40E is a near-scale homebuilt replica of a Curtis P-40 Warhawk fighter.

W.A.R. P40E
Role Homebuilt aircraft
National origin United States
Manufacturer War Aircraft Replicas International, Inc.

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VariantsEdit

Some versions were built using 125 hp (93 kW) Lycoming O-235 and 123 hp (92 kW) HCI radial engines.

Specifications (W.A.R. P40E)Edit

General characteristics

  • Crew: 1
  • Capacity: 1
  • Length: 19 ft (5.8 m)
  • Wingspan: 22 ft (6.7 m)
  • Empty weight: 600 lb (272 kg)
  • Gross weight: 900 lb (408 kg)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Continental O-200 , 100 hp (75 kW)
  • Propellers: 3-bladed Ground Adjustable

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 143 kn; 266 km/h (165 mph)
  • Cruise speed: 122 kn; 225 km/h (140 mph)
  • Stall speed: 43 kn; 80 km/h (50 mph)
  • Never exceed speed: 182 kn; 338 km/h (210 mph)
  • Range: 348 nmi; 644 km (400 mi)
  • Wing loading: 12 lb/sq ft (59 kg/m2)

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • WAR P40E 1/2Scale Replica Curtiss Kitty Hawk
  • Kitplanes. Aug 2001. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  • Recreational Flyer. Nov 1988. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  • Recreational Flyer. Fall 1987. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  • Popular Mechanics. Jan 1981. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  • Popular Flying. Nov 1981. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  • Homebuilt Aircraft. Nov 1980. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  • Popular Mechanics. Jan 1980. Missing or empty |title= (help)

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