The Waiex offers the same great performance and flight characteristics of the Sonex but with a sporty Y tail. Simple construction is from a lasercut kit with preformed ribs and pre-welded components using a minimum of tools. SPECIFICATIONS: Length 18′ 1″ , Wing Span 22′, Wing Area 98.0 sq. ft., Tail Configuration Y, Air Foil 64-415, Primary Structure 6061 aluminum, Cockpit Width 40 in., Fuel capacity 16 Us Gal., Stall Speed (full flaps), 40 mph [64 km/h], Stall Speed (clean) 46 mph, Max Flap Extended Speed (Vfe) 100 mph [161 km/h], Maneuvering Speed 125 mph [201 km/h], Never Exceed Speed (Vne) 197 mph [317 km/h], Landing Gear Taildragger, (optional) Tri-gear, Controls Dual Control sticks, PERFORMANCE: Engine 80 hp 120 hp, Empty Weight (average ,lbs) 620 lbs. 620 lbs., Aerobatic Gross Weight (+6,-3 gs), 950 lbs. 950 lbs., Utility Gross Weight (+4.4,-2.2 gs) 1100 lbs. 1150 lbs., Baggage (Max) 40 lbs. 40 lbs., Useful Load 480 lbs. 530 lbs., Range 550 miles 400 miles, Cruise Speed @ Sea Level* 130 mph 135 mph, Cruise Speed @ 8000 ft (TAS) 150 mph 170 mph, Power Loading (GW/HP) 13.125 9.583, T.O. Distance 400 ft 250 ft, Landing Distance 500 ft 500 ft, Rate of Climb (Solo, Aerobatic Weight), 1000-1250 fpm 2000+ fpm, Rate of Climb (Utility Weight) 500-700 fpm 1200-1400 fpm, L/D (Utility Category) 11:1 11:1, CG Limits (Utility Category) 20-32 % Wing Chord 20-32 % Wing Chord, CG Limits (Aerobatic Category) 25-29% Wing Chord 25- 29% Wing Chord, Note: All Models meet “Sport Pilot Regulations” at maximum continuous power at Sea Level Sonex, ltd Supported engines include AeroVee 2180 (80hp), Jabiru 2200 (80hp), and Jabiru 3300 (120hp). For more information and pictures visit www.sonexaircraft.com Note: Materials subject to “Designer” Changes and Adjustments. Listing given to Wicks Aircraft upon Designers request. Prices subject to change without notice.