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Great Planes - GPMQ1872   735557618728 0735557618728
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GPMQ1872
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Great Planes Float Kit .40 Size
 
Great Planes Float Kit .40 Size
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Instruction Manuals: Manual 1 (883 KB)
Tower Catalog Page: 58

Stock Number
LXJ928
Retail Price
79.99
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$54.99
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Tech Notes
 
NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is a Sport Float Kit Designed for the Great Planes Piper J-3 Cub .40
Kit, but May Also Be Used On Any 5-9.5lb .40 Size Plane.

FEATURES

Balsa and Ply Die-Cut, Interlocking Parts and Complete Balsa Sheeting
Includes All Materials needed for Mounting to Any Plane, Plus Custom
Mounting Hardware for the Great Planes Piper J-3 Cub .40
Change from Floats to Wheels in Less Than 10 Minutes with Only a
Phillips Screwdriver and Hex Wrench
May be Finished with MonoKote Covering or Fiberglassed and Painted
Includes a Tough, Lightweight Aluminum Water Rudder which provides
Positive Control at Slow, "taxi" Speeds, while incorporating a
Full Kick-Up Function to Protect the Floats during beach landings
or when striking underwater objects.
Comes with a Brass-Plated Steel Flex Cable for Precise Water
Rudder Control

INCLUDES

All Wood to Build the Floats, Mounting Hardware, Rudder, Rudder Cable
and Photo Illustrated Instructions.

REQUIREMENTS

Glues, Building Equipment, Soldering Equipment, and either
Covering or Fiberglass and Paint (see below).

If covering, recommend: If 'glassing, recommend:
1 roll of MonoKote Finishing resin
Sealing iron 3/4oz fiberglass cloth
Mixing cups
1" wide paint brush
Mixing sticks
Epoxy paint

SPECIFICATIONS

Length: 34.5"
For planes weighing: 5 - 9.5lbs
Width (at the widest point): 5-1/8" 8-15-95/eke
From tip to step: 17.75" ir/jl

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Phone: 217-398-8970
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3002 N. APOLLO DRIVE, SUITE #1
CHAMPAIGN, IL 61822

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Parts Compatibility
 
Parts Compatibility for Great Planes Float Kit .40 Size
 
This item is an optional part for the following:
 LXJ568 Great Planes Piper J-3 Cub 40 Kit .40-.61,76.5"  (Parts List)

Accessories Needed
 
COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
FLOAT KIT FOR .40 SIZE AIRPLANES REQUIRES BUILDING EQUIPMENT AND COVERING. IF CUSTOMER WANTS TO FIBERGLASS THESE FLOATS, HE WILL ALSO NEED THE ITEMS IN THE #4 OPTIONAL LIST.

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