2012 looks to be a stellar year for new airplanes at Team Edge! Many perfectly suited for tow duties.
NEWS! – 01/15/12 update from Bill:
The wing span is 198”
Weight (projected) 65-70lbs (with 200cc motor)
Canister area provided
Functional wings struts
Arriving in 3 weeks. (However, I have sold out on this first batch of (8) airplanes… L ) More are being built now! Expected delivery of the second container is May’ish
Designed for use with engines of 150cc or larger. The 200-220 size should be able to pull anything up! You can install the 3W 240-275 if you are towing monster gliders.. J
Pocket hinging on ailerons and flaps.
C/F wing and stab tubes
Stainless Steel landing gear with spring suspension
8.5” Wheels included
Tow hook provisions built into fuselage
Original announcement 01/10/12:
Bill Hempel has some great looking airplanes arriving soon and the time to order is now. Their new 25% and 40% L-4 Grasshopper and 25% Decathlons will arrive soon. The new 46% PA-25 Pawnee will too! More information about these new airplanes will be up shortly. We’re particularly fond of this big, brawny Pawnee. First photos literally became available this morning.
A great platform for 150-200 cc engines. Wing span should be 198″. Moola needed is $2495.00 Watch this post for updates and of course, Bill will have it on his website soon.
Visit the TEAM EDGE website for more information. Here are some early photographs of the big 46% Pawnee: