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Piper J3 Cub

Mod MrSilverWolf  5.2 years ago

Instructions: activation group 1 plus gear button for the door, activation group 2 plus trim for parking brake

Climb power: 70% (recommended)
Cruise power: 60% (recommended)
(These suggestions/recommendations are just to save on fuel for more flying time, at cruise power the flying time should be around 2 hours,This was a build off between BaconAircraft)

Edit: More paint schemes list below!

Notes:
Max Speed: 85mph (at 6500ft with 100% power)
Stall Speed: 46mph
Departure/Power On Stall: 42mph
Take Off Distance: 400ft (No wind
Landing Distance: 70ft (No wind)
Max Cross Wind: 10mph
History:
The Piper J-3 Cub is an American light aircraft that was built between 1937 and 1947 by Piper Aircraft. The aircraft has a simple, lightweight design which gives it good low-speed handling properties and short-field performance. The Cub is one of the best known light aircraft of all time. The Cub's simplicity, affordability and popularity, as well as its large production numbers, with nearly 20,000 built in the United States invokes comparisons to the Ford Model T automobile.
(There is also a clipped wing version of the J3 and that is what I choose to do here)

Other paint schemes:
White with a black stripe, https://www.simpleplanes.com/a/bdd74m/Piper-J-3-Cub-N441D

Classic Yellow
https://www.simpleplanes.com/a/zXO7U1/Piper-J-3-Cub-N144D

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General Characteristics

  • Successors 4 airplane(s) +56 bonus
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 28.0ft (8.5m)
  • Length 23.3ft (7.1m)
  • Height 9.5ft (2.9m)
  • Empty Weight 3,773lbs (1,711kg)
  • Loaded Weight 4,571lbs (2,073kg)

Performance

  • Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.246
  • Wing Loading 3.5lbs/ft2 (17.3kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 1,291.7ft2 (120.0m2)
  • Drag Points 6679

Parts

  • Number of Parts 804
  • Control Surfaces 7
  • Performance Cost 2,944
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    @PowerRyder I could have sworn there was a rule stating not to share personal info somewhere round here but ok lol

    one month ago
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    @MrSilverWolf there are no rules about this case, so I'm going to send it to a certain friend, it's really important,

    one month ago
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    @PowerRyder I do believe there’s a rule saying that you shouldn’t

    one month ago
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    @MrSilverWolf but is it forbidden? he is my great friend

    one month ago
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    @PowerRyder like phone number? I’d like strongly suggest against doing so on the site

    one month ago
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    @MrSilverWolf so uhh, can i pass my number on to other people?

    one month ago
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    @MrSilverWolf love the gauges, but I don't know enough FT voodoo to figure out alt...

    1.2 years ago
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    @Type2volkswagen because I couldn’t set it to anything els

    +1 1.2 years ago
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    New question about an old build....
    Why does the Altitude Gauge works off of VTOL slider input?

    1.2 years ago
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    7,354 FeiWu

    @MrSilverWolf ok

    2.2 years ago
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    @FeiWu I will probably not make that version, however if you want to, feel free to do so!

    2.2 years ago
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    7,354 FeiWu

    @MrSilverWolf can you make a floating cub? The seaplane version

    2.2 years ago
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    Check out my modification to your cub @mrsilverwolf

    3.2 years ago
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    @SakuraSaku thanks!

    3.8 years ago
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    8,823 SakuraSaku

    very awesome!

    3.8 years ago
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    4,030 Hypixel

    How does one fit 804 parts in a 23 ft. long, 9 ft. tall plane?!

    3.9 years ago
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    @iPilot yeah lol, thanks!

    4.6 years ago
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    7,291 iPilot

    Lol , this is almost 7 times the real weight, but lovely detail!

    4.6 years ago
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    304k Gestour

    @MrSilverWolf No problem! Thanks for making great planes.

    4.6 years ago
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    @Gestour thanks for the upvotes!

    4.6 years ago
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    8,046 Ryn176

    @MrSilverWolf No Problem!

    4.8 years ago
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    @phanps that's fine lol

    4.8 years ago
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    @QingyuZhou @Ryn176 thanks!

    4.8 years ago
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    8,046 Ryn176

    Those gauges are extremely amazing!

    4.8 years ago
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    38.9k phanps

    Sorrrryyy! I saw this in my jet stream thinking it was a new plane and...you know what happened...

    4.8 years ago
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