The RV-10

Dan Benua’s RV-10

From the Van’s Aircraft web site (link to van’s):
Exterior Dimensions:

Wing Span …… 31 ft 9in.
Length ……  24 ft 5 in.
Height …… 8 ft 8 in
Wing Area …… 148 sq ft
Empty Weight ……1630 lbs
Gross Weight …… 2700 lbs
Wing Loading …… 18.6 lb/sq ft
Power Loading …… 13.5 – 10.4 lb/hp
Engine …… 260 hp
Propeller …… Hartzell C/S
Fuel Capacity …… 60 US gal
Baggage …… 100 lbs

 Interior Dimensions:

 

Performance:
Light Weight (2200 lbs)

Top Speed …… 211 mph
Cruise [75% @ 8000 ft] …… 201 mph
Cruise [55% @ 8000 ft] ……180 mph
Stall Speed …… 57 mph
Takeoff Distance …… 360 ft
Landing Distance …… 525 ft
Rate of Climb …… 1,950 fpm
Estimated Ceiling …… 24,000 ft

Gross Weight (2700 lbs)

Empty Weight …… 1,600 lbs
Top Speed …… 208 mph
Cruise [75% @ 8000 ft] …… 197 mph
Cruise [55% @ 8000 ft] …… 176 mph
Stall Speed …… 63 mph
Takeoff Distance …… 500 ft
Landing Distance …… 650 ft
Rate of Climb …… 1,450 fpm
Estimated Ceiling …… 20,000 ft
Range [75% @ 8000 ft] …… 825 sm
Range [55% @ 8000 ft] …… 1000 sm

Some completed RV-10’s: