General Product Description
Our PlaneArts Aero Designs Pulsar XP100 Model exhibits unique, unrivaled quality and detailed design to come as close as possible to the accuracy of the actual plane. It comes as standard with a robust, durable base or stand which is available in a variety of different finishes designed to match your own personal requirements including solid wood, wood with polished metal supports or adjustable wood wall mount and will be ready within about 8-10 weeks from placement of order.
The Aero Designs Pulsar XP100 Model is made of the finest kiln dried renewable mahogany wood (commonly known as Lauan or Meranti) which has undergone many stages of carving and meticulous and careful sanding giving the beautiful finished museum quality masterpiece. Many collectors and model connoisseurs demonstrate their preference for genuine handmade and hand painted mahogany wood models rather than plastic or die cast (diecast) alternatives due to the overall look and totally different feel of the item - we trust you will find the same. We can however, if required produce the same model in Solid Cast Resin so just click and contact us us for further information. Our craftsmen and gifted artisans ensure that our finely handcrafted model airplanes match the precise blueprint details of the original aircraft. The paint scheme, markings and parts are closely matched, reflecting the original aircraft. This stylish top-quality desktop replica model will surely enthrall anyone who receives this as a gift and for sure one of the most appropriate and desirably collectable gifts for any aviation enthusiast and avid aircraft collector whilst also displaying a perfect resemblance to the actual aircraft.
If you require we can also make the Aero Designs Pulsar XP100 Model in any other airline, private livery or colour scheme you require and if necessary in a different size or scale. Just click here to contact us with a description or photographs of what you require and we will let you have a quotation for the necessary customization by return email. We can also make bespoke scale replicas of any other private / civil commercial airliner or airliners, helicopter, glider, gliders with engines, military jet, warplane jets, propeller warplanes, biplane, triplane, tail fin, spacecraft, rocket or NASA model you require in any airline, military or civilian livery or colors. We also produce model airship, blimp, dirigible, blimps, boat and ship collectibles. Wall plaque or seal for military, government or private customers. Again by clicking here to contact us just let us know exactly what you need.
Aero Designs Pulsar XP100 Model Details
The Aero Designs Pulsar XP100: A Glimpse into Aviation Artistry
The aviation world is filled with remarkable aircraft, each possessing a distinct character and history. Among these standout planes, the Aero Designs Pulsar XP100 holds a unique spot, combining a sleek design with high performance. For aviation enthusiasts and collectors alike, understanding the intricacies and heritage of this aircraft can be both enlightening and captivating. This article dives deep into the Pulsar XP100’s design, features, and historical significance.
1. Historical Background:
The Pulsar XP100 emerged during the 1980s as a product of Aero Designs, Inc., a company based in San Antonio, Texas. Founded by Mark Brown and John Schara, Aero Designs aimed to create an aircraft that was not only efficient and affordable but also exuded a sense of style.
2. Design and Features:
Airframe & Structure: Made primarily from composite materials, the Pulsar XP100 boasts a lightweight yet robust structure. Its monocoque design ensures strength and rigidity, making the aircraft reliable for various flight conditions.
Engine & Performance: The Pulsar XP100 is powered by the Rotax 912 engine, providing a balance between efficiency and performance. The aircraft can reach a top speed of around 150 mph and has a cruise speed of approximately 140 mph, making it a notable player in the light aircraft category.
Aesthetics: The aircraft’s design is truly a sight to behold. Its smooth curves, slender wings, and aerodynamic silhouette are reminiscent of a sports car, only this one rules the skies. The canopy provides an almost unobstructed 360-degree view, adding to the thrill of flight.
3. Significance in the Aviation Community:
While the Pulsar XP100 might not be as ubiquitous as other aircraft, its contribution to the world of light sport aircraft (LSA) is undeniable. Its blend of aesthetics, performance, and affordability made it a preferred choice for many pilots, from amateurs to seasoned veterans.
The Pulsar series, including the XP100, became a testament to the possibilities within the realm of kit aircraft. It illustrated that with the right design and engineering, a kit plane could rival the performance and aesthetics of its certified counterparts.
4. The Pulsar XP100 Today:
Even years after its introduction, the Pulsar XP100 remains a beloved figure in the aviation community. While many newer models and designs have emerged, the XP100’s iconic design and dependable performance keep it relevant. It is not uncommon to spot one of these beauties at small airports, flying schools, or local aviation events.
5. The Perfect Model:
For those passionate about aviation, owning a replica model of the Pulsar XP100 can be a dream come true. Crafted meticulously from solid kiln-dried Philippine mahogany or cast resin, such models capture the essence of the aircraft, paying homage to its design and significance. These models make perfect additions to desktops, showcases, or as gifts for aviation enthusiasts.
The Aero Designs Pulsar XP100 stands as a testament to aviation innovation and passion. Its design, performance, and legacy make it a significant aircraft in the annals of aviation history. As enthusiasts and collectors seek to understand and appreciate aviation’s various facets, the Pulsar XP100 offers a rich tapestry of stories, performance, and sheer artistry in flight.