BUCKEYE POWERED PARACHUTES

  TWO PLACE DREAM MACHINE   SINGLE PLACE EAGLE
  503 582   447 503
 
AIRFRAME  
 
Empty Weight 250lbs. 300lbs.   220lbs. 230lbs.
Payload* 350 450   285 310
Wing Area 500 square feet   450 square feet
Fabric 1.1oz Soar Coat   1.1oz Soar Coat
Fuel Capacity 8 gallons   5 gallons
Kit Assembly 20-30 hours   20-30 hours
 
POWER PLANT  
 
Rotax Engine 503 582   447 503
  Twin cylinder, two cycle   Twin cylinder, two cycle
Horsepower 52 66   40 46
 
PERFORMANCE  
 
Max. Speed 30mph   26mph
Stall Speed Virtually stall resistant   Virtually stall resistant
Cruise Speed 30mph   26mph
Glide Ratio 3.47/1   3.81/1
Descent Rate/Max 11ft./sec.   10ft./sec.
Fuel Consumption 3gal./hour   2 1/2gal./hour
Rate of Climb** 300-600ft./min.   650ft./min. 700ft./min.
Takeoff Roll 150-500ft.   150-300ft.
Landing Roll 100ft.   100ft.
Ceiling 10,500ft.   10,500ft.
 
 
 
* Payload is defined as combined total weight of pilot, passenger(if two-place model) and accessories.
** Rate of climb will vary, depending on payload and atmospheric conditions. Specifications and options are subject to change without notice.

 

 

Buckeye Powered Parachutes for 1998

DREAM MACHINE 582 $13,429.08
THE MOST POWERFUL AND BEST SELLING 2-PLACE POWERED PARACHUTE ON THE MARKET! THE NAME SAYS IT ALL! IF YOU WANT TO ENJOY THE ULTIMATE FLYING EXPERIENCE ALONE OR WITH A FRIEND, THIS IS THE PLANE FOR YOU! THIS DREAM MACHINE IS POWERED BY A DUAL CARB. 65 HP. WATER COOLED ROTAX ENGINE. IT HAS A 500 LB. PAYLOAD CAPACITY AND A CLIMB RATE OF 300 - 600 FEET/MINUTE. * WITH THE ALL NEW WINDJAMMER 500 PARACHUTE. AN 8 GALLON FUEL CAPACITY WILL KEEP YOU FLYING FOR OVER 2 HOURS. ** GET READY TO SOAR!
DREAM MACHINE 503 $11,025.00
NEW FOR 1997! THIS MODEL IS THE ANSWER FOR THOSE WHO NEED AN ENTRY LEVEL 2-PLACE PLANE. THIS DREAM MACHINE IS POWERED BY A DUAL CARB. 52 HP. AIR COOLED ROTAX ENGINE. IT HAS A 450 LB. PAYLOAD CAPACITY AND A CLIMB RATE OF 300 - 600 FEET/MINUTE. * WITH THE ALL NEW WINDJAMMER 500 PARACHUTE. 8 GALLONS OF FUEL WILL KEEP YOU FLYING FOR NEARLY 2 HOURS ** OF "FREEDOM FLYING!"
FALCON 582 $11,424.86
THIS IS THE SPORTS CAR OF POWERED PARACHUTES! THIS SINGLE PLACE IS FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO SEE WHAT IT'S LIKE UP THERE....FAST!! THIS POWERHOUSE CAN ROCKET A 350 LB. PAYLOAD INTO THE SKY AT 800 FEET/MINUTE. * THIS IS AN FAR 103 LEGAL ULTRA LIGHT WITH THE ROTAX 582 WATER COOLED ENGINE. THE 5 GALLON FUEL CAPACITY WILL KEEP YOU FLYING OVER 2 HOURS **
EAGLE 503 $9,569.57
THIS IS THE NUMBER ONE SELLING SINGLE SEAT BUCKEYE! THIS EAGLE POWERED BY A SINGLE CARB. 46 HP. AIR COOLED ROTAX ENGINE IS THE RIGHT CHOICE FOR MOST "LONE WOLF" FLYING. USING A 450 SQ. FT. PARACHUTE, THIS SINGLE SEATER WILL CARRY 310 LBS. AND CLIMBS AT 700 FEET/MINUTE. * THE 5 GALLON FUEL CAPACITY WILL GIVE YOU ABOUT 2 HOURS ** OF FLIGHT TIME.
EAGLE 447 $8,741.50
THE MOST COST EFFECTIVE WAY TO FLY! NO LICENSE, NO AIRPORTS, NO HASSLES! POWERED BY A 40 HP. ROTAX 447, THIS PLANE IS FOR THE PILOT WHO WANTS TO ENJOY THE RIDE WITHOUT HAVING TO SELL THE FAMILY CAR! USING A 450 SQ. FT. PARACHUTE THIS BIRD SOARS AT A RATE OF CLIMB OF 650 FEET/MINUTE * AND HAS A MAXIMUM PAYLOAD OF 285 LBS.. ( NOTE: OIL INJECTION NOT AVAILABLE ON EAGLE 447 ).
RECOMMENDED INSTRUMENT PACKAGE $976.19
THIS PACKAGE INCLUDES ALL THE ITEMS NEEDED FOR SAFETY, MAINTENANCE AND ENJOYMENT OF YOUR PLANE. IT INCLUDES: OIL INJECTION KIT, INSTRUMENT POD, DIGITAL ALTIMETER, DIGITAL TACH/HOUR METER, DUAL EXHAUST TEMP. GAUGE, SINGLE STROBE LIGHT AND EITHER A DUAL CYLINDER HEAD TEMP. GAUGE ( AIR COOLED ENGINES ONLY ) OR AN LPA/WATER TEMP GAUGE ( WATER COOLED ENGINES ONLY ).
POWERED PARACHUTE TRAILER $3,039.75
NEW FOR 1997! A MUST FOR TRANSPORTING AND PROTECTING YOUR NEW BUCKEYE. TOTALLY ENCLOSED ALL ALUMINUM CONSTRUCTION MEASURES 7' X 10' AND WEIGHS ONLY 625 LBS.! IT HAS A 1500 LB. RUBBER SUSPENSION SINGLE AXLE WITH 4.8 X 12 INCH TIRES. RAMP DOOR IN REAR AND A CARGO DOOR IN FRONT. COMES COMPLETE WITH SPARE TIRE AND JACK. AVAILABLE IN RED, BLACK, WHITE, GRAY AND TEAL.
NOTE : TAKE-OFF AND LANDING DISTANCES WILL VARY DEPENDING ON ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS, PILOT WEIGHT, AND PILOT SKILLS. AVERAGE TAKE-OFF DISTANCE IS 100-500' AND LANDING ROLL OF 100'. *CLIMB RATES WILL VARY DEPENDING ON PAYLOAD AND ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS. ENGINE OFF DESCENT RATES WILL VARY BETWEEN 400-600 FEET / PER MINUTE DEPENDING ON PAYLOAD AND ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS. **FUEL CONSUMPTION MAY VARY. ALL PARACHUTES ARE CONSTRUCTED OF 1.1 RIP STOP NYLON SOAR COAT FABRIC

 

 

Buckeye Powered Parachutes
Part Number Part Name Retail Cost
AIRCRAFT
90310 BUCKEYE EAGLE 447 ( SINGLE) $8.741.50
90320 BUCKEYE EAGLE 503 ( SINGLE) $9,569.57
90325 BUCKEYE FALCON 582 ( SINGLE) $11,424.86
90330 DREAM MACHINE 503 ( DUAL ) $11,025.00
90340 DREAM MACHINE 582 ( DUAL ) $13,429.08
BUCKEYE OPTIONS
70100 OIL INJECTION KIT $63.00
70110 DUAL CARB.KIT ( 503 ONLY ) $220.50
70300 INSTRUMENT POD $126.00
70340 E-DRIVE ELECTRIC STARTER $1,200.00
70343 BATTERY BOX $22.68
70344 BATTERY BOX MOUNT $13.23
70400 SINGLE STROBE ( AC/DC ) $157.50
70401 DUAL STROBE ( AC/DC ) $246.75
70405 RADIO POWER SUPPLY $134.40
70410 3-1/8" DIGITAL ALTIMETER $239.40
70420 2" DUAL EGT GUAGE W/PROBES $114.35
70431 3-1/8" DIGITAL TACH/HOUR METER $176.40
70480 2" DUAL CHT GUAGE W/PROBES $100.80
70485 2" WATER TEMP GUAGE $73.08
70486 LOW POWER ADAPTOR $26.46
70487 RADIATOR COVER $18.90
70488 HELMET BAG $26.25
70800 CUSTOM COLOR PARACHUTE $262.50
70802 CUSTOM AIRFRAME COLOR $262.50
70840 NO - TANGLE LINE SLEEVES $94.50
70845 LARGE PARACHUTE BAG $69.30
80673 SIDE RAIL INSERT $18.90
86231 OPTIONAL PROPELLOR COLOR $60.48
86233 IVOPROP SPINNER ( CHROME ) $47.25
90000 STANDARD INST. PKG. 582 / 503 $976.19
90001 STANDARD INST. PKG. 447 $913.19
90050 DREAM MACHINE T-SHIRT $18.38
90100 BUCKEYE JACKETS $81.91
90101 BUCKEYE HATS $8.19
90105 BUCKEYE WINDSOCK ( R/W/B ) $50.40
90106 10' WINDSOCK POLE/ANCHORS $63.00
90107 WINDSPEED INDICATOR $62.95
90900 PWR PARACHUTE TRLR 1 - PLANE $3039.75
90910 PWR PARACHUTE TRLR 2 - PLANE $4086.75
 

 

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