Originally Posted by tsneidin
I have a RV-9 with and IO-360 and 3 blade Catto. From take off elevation of 900 to 12,000 took 10:22, average VS 1083.
Level at 12k leaned for best power was 173kts at 8.6gph, MAP 19.2, 63% Pwr, DA 13360.
Todd, that sounds about right for a 360 powered -9. I really wonder what it would do if Craig cut a prop specifically for a time-to-climb run.
RV-9 (Yes, it's a dragon tail)
O-360 w/ dual P-mags
Build the plane you want, not the plane others want you to build!
SC86 - Easley, SC
Last edited by N941WR : 02-20-2017 at 08:11 AM.