What is a Piper J-3 Cub?

What is a Piper J-3 Cub?

The Piper J-3 Cub is a very light aircraft built in the 1940s by Piper Aircraft. The simple lightweight design gives good low-speed handling and short field takeoff and landing. It is one of the most well-known aircraft of the time, and its simplicity and affordability are why.

What kind of engine does a J-3 Cubs have?

Some specs for J-3 Cubs with 3C-65 engine I acquired the following sheet when I had to make that weight & balance calculation for Zero Six Hotel. I have tried to reproduce it as close to the original as possible. A-691 – THE NEW PIPER AIRCRAFT, INC. Model J3C-65 J3C-65, Revision 32 October 1, 1997 The New Piper Aircraft, Inc.

What is the maximum weight allowed on a piper Big Bear airplane?

These airplanes are also eligible for 1170 lb. maximum weight provided the lift struts and attachments are revised in accordance with Piper Dwgs. No. 12352, 13233 and 21642 and for further increase to 1220 lb, upon revision of the landing gear in accordance with Piper Dwgs. No. 31472 and 31423.

What is the maximum weight of a j3c-65?

Serial Nos. 10339 and up and 2356-A and up of Model J3C-65 eligible for 1220 lb. maximum weight. Number of Seats 2 (one at +9 and one at +36)