General Product Description
Our PlaneArts Cessna 150 Sevenair Academy Moveable Control Surfaces 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 Cessna 150 Sevenair Academy Moveable Control Surfaces 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 Cessna 150 Sevenair Academy Moveable Control Surfaces 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.
Cessna 150 Sevenair Academy Moveable Control Surfaces Model Details
The Cessna 150 Aerobat: An Icon of General Aviation
The Cessna 150 Aerobat stands as a testament to the versatility and enduring appeal of light aircraft. Introduced as a variant of the popular Cessna 150, the Aerobat was designed for both flight training and aerobatic performance, a unique combination that made it a favorite among pilots and aviation enthusiasts. This article explores the technical specifications, history, and legacy of the Cessna 150 Aerobat, shedding light on its significance in the world of general aviation.
The Cessna 150 series, first introduced in 1959, quickly became one of the most popular light aircraft in the world. The Aerobat model, officially known as the A150, was introduced in 1970 as a response to the growing interest in aerobatic flying. It was specially designed to withstand the rigors of aerobatic maneuvers, distinguishing itself from its more conventional siblings in the Cessna 150 series.
Design and Features
The Cessna 150 Aerobat was engineered with specific modifications to cater to aerobatic flying. Key features include:
- Airframe Reinforcement: The Aerobat’s airframe was strengthened to handle increased stress loads during aerobatic maneuvers. This included reinforcements in the wings, fuselage, and landing gear.
- Engine: Powered by the same Continental O-200 engine as the standard Cessna 150, the Aerobat produced around 100 horsepower. This engine was renowned for its reliability and efficiency, making it ideal for both training and recreational flying.
- Flight Characteristics: The Aerobat was capable of basic aerobatic maneuvers such as loops, rolls, and spins. It was not designed for high-energy aerobatics, but its agility and responsiveness made it an excellent platform for entry-level aerobatic training.
- Safety Features: The Aerobat came equipped with features such as four-point harnesses, jettisonable doors, and a skylight for improved upward visibility, enhancing both the safety and the thrill of aerobatic flying.
Performance and Specifications
The Cessna 150 Aerobat was admired for its balanced performance. It had a cruising speed of around 107 knots and a range of approximately 370 miles. The aircraft’s relatively low stall speed and straightforward handling characteristics made it accessible to pilots of varying skill levels.
Legacy and Collectibility
The Aerobat’s dual role as a trainer and an aerobatic aircraft has cemented its place in the annals of aviation history. Its affordability and ease of maintenance have kept it popular in the used aircraft market. For collectors and aviation enthusiasts, the Cessna 150 Aerobat represents a unique blend of practicality and excitement, embodying the spirit of general aviation.