SGS 1-24 Schweizer   


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General Details
Manufacturer: Schweizer
Plane Name:

SGS 1-24

Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: U S A
Designer: Howard Burr, Ernest Schweizer
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 1
   
Performance:
L/DMax: 30 80 kph / 43 kt / 50 mph
   
MinSink: 0.61 m/s / 2.0 fps / 1.18 kt
   


 

Specifications:
Span Area Empty Weight Payload Gross Weight Wing Load Water Ballast
m ft sq.m sq.ft kg lb. kg lb. kg lb. kg
/sq.m
lb.
/sq.ft
kg lb.
16.9 55.5 14.81 180 265 585 91 200 356 785 21.29 4.32 0 0
Aspect ratio: 17.1
Airfoil: NACA 4301 2A, 23009
Structure: all metal
Engine:

Comment:
The 1-24 was a spare-time cooperative project between Schweizer and Burr when he worked for the company. It features a shoulder wing and an internal traveling balance weight for trimming hands-off at 80 kph/ 43 kt/ 50 mph through 129 kph/ 70 kt/ 80 mph


           

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