See more ideas about aircraft, airplane, general aviation. The Ercoupe, with its distinctive twin-tail design, was originally provided with "coordinated controls", i.e. Jay Honeck, Sep 20, 2010 #14. ntbjounin Pre-takeoff checklist. try the craigslist app » Android iOS CL. hidden. $245.00 + shipping . All cylinders 70/80 or above at last annual inspection dated Dec.2020. (My buddy wants to sell it) 415 C LSA C85 Total time is 1888, NDH, Slick Mags Dual fork Nose. CL las vegas > aviation - by owner... prev next reply favorite. Free shipping . Auto Gas STC. 1946 Ercoupe 415: This is truly a superb one-of-a-kind classic! Who needs rudder pedals? The cockpit floor has but one pedal, for the brakes, helping with legroom for tall pilots. I came up with this idea because I wasn't happy with the parking brake cable as the only brake. $450.00 + $40.00 shipping . Give him a call, … Rudder pedals . :wink2: Believe me, it is not needed. AP/IA owned. 1946 ERCOUPE 41 SC Classic Ercoupe with excellent paint job. I taught one of my students to fly his rudder pedal-less Ercoupe back in the early 70's. Oversize cargo. Heads will turn in amazement when folks see you with this airplane. $17.50 + $4.25 shipping . Like most Ercoupes flying today, this Ercoupe has had its stock, floor-mounted brake pedal assembly replaced with rudder pedals, so braking is via a panel-mounted brake control T-handle (top right). Its control wheel looked a lot like the steering wheel in your Ford. las vegas > for sale > aviation - by owner. I was reading about them and to drop altitude fast it said you drop one wing and then the other. Picture Information. I designed this brake pedal modification for my 415-C Ercoupe with after-market rudder pedals, but it will work as the original pedal does, by reversing the heel pad. It‘s owner is parting with it to make room for a larger airplane. 1946 Ercoupe for sale in good condition! For a kit Ercoupe, it should have rudder pedals with the nose wheel hooked to he rudder pedals and not the ailerons. favorite. If you like the Ercoupe, go for it. This attaches directly to the master cylinder, using your original hardware. Flying an Ercoupe can be counterintuitive for the uninitiated. The twin tails put the rudders outside the twisting propwash, designing out some, but not all, of the left-turning tendency in a climb. It had no rudder pedals. The steerable nose wheel was connected directly to the yoke - you taxied exactly like you drive your car. Shipping Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) Products classified as Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) cannot be shipped outside the contiguous United States (lower 48 states). This attaches directly to the master cylinder, using your original hardware. Fred Weick designed the Ercoupe as the the ERCO 310, which included a fully cowled engine. The idea to this collection of articles was born when Al made a detailed description of the replacement of a bottom skin on the Ercoupers tech list. Due to the plane's lack of pedals, the Ercoupe could even be flown by those who did not have use of their legs. hide. But your argument really falls apart when you begin quoting accident statistics on a DIFFERENT airplane, an airplane that weighs 3 times as much, has retractable landing gear, two engines, seats six, and adjustable props. post; account; favorites. I have seen videos of them landing in 25kt direct crosswinds with little fuss. The dash a was redone and powder coated a few years ago as was a leather seat. Apr 5, 2016 - This Pin was discovered by Steve DeBrosse. No real Ercoupe has RUDDER PEDALS! Ercoupe Parts. First there’s the taxi, which means you make turns using the control yoke, like a car—an intentional design element meant to ease the learning curve from car to Ercoupe. With or without the limited up elevator, take your choice. For sale is 1959 Ercoupe Forney F-1. Price Is Subject To Change. Includes Tig Welded Steel Tube Ercoupe Rudder Pedal Assembly as shown in photos. Has been hangered most of its life and currently hangered at RQB. The plane features all the conventional 6 pack instruments with a Narco com radio and King nav radios. It has been royally treated and, as you can see, it is truly a "9" or better in and out. Ercoupe 415-52390-A Rudder Pedals. The plane has been stored in hanger throughout our ownership … Last annual February 2020 . Aircraft was being prepared for annual inspection when I suffered an accident on October 12, 2018. Its little 75 horsepower Continental engine,fitted with a longer-than-standard fixed-pitch cruisepropeller made it mighty sluggish on climb-out. Lacking rudder pedals, the Ercoupe was flown using only the control wheel. You can fly them on a paved runway or on a grass strip. Joined: Apr 20, 2008 Messages: 439 Location: Dallas Display Name: Display name: Jounin. your own Pins on Pinterest Below is an advertisement from 1946 in Skyways magazine: When you drive a car, you have to coordinate footwork and handwork. ERCOUPE 415C • $24,000 • FOR SALE • 2075 hrs on airframe, 725 hrs on Continental C-85-12 engine. Airframe TT-893.94 Engine C85 TSMOH-32.5 Aircraft is in original configuration (no rudder pedals) Condition of aircraft very good inside and out. You won‘t be disappointed with this Ercoupe. Straight and Rust Free, These will clean up nicely with a quick sand or Scotchbrite and a fresh coat of paint! CLICK TO A LINK TO THE LOG BOOKS. Custom Rudder Pedals. The plane is a desirable model with no rudder pedals, fully aluminum skin, double nose fork, and C-90 engine. Not LSA Compliant. The airplane still needs right wheel during a climb. I came up with the idea because I wasn't happy with the parking brake cable as the only brake. Light sport. All A/C Subject to Prior Sale or Removal from Market. 1946 Ercoupe 415C LSA, 2392TT, 1480 SMOH, Continental 0200 100hp, long range tanks, rudder pedals, 760D com, Day VFR . New fabric wings. $450.00. I recall strugglingone day for two hours to get it … All Specifications and … spars and center are clean. I am no longer able to get in the aircraft, fly it, or work on it ,therefore it is now available for sale. A two-control system linked the rudder and aileron systems, which controlled yaw and roll, with the steerable nose wheel. Boeing Rudder Pedals. reply . Lacking rudder pedals, the “Ercoupe” was flown entirely using only a control wheel: a two-control system linked the rudder and aileron systems, which controlled yaw and roll, with the steerable nose wheel. Glasair Pair Of Rudder Pedals Right and Left. When you fly your ERCOUPE your hand on the wheel is enough. I have an old book here and it lists different types of accidents. 5 gallon and 55 gallon sizes will only be shipped via Motor Freight; smaller sizes can be shipped via either UPS Ground Hazmat or Motor Freight (shipping method will depend on the size of your order). The unusual landing gear and rudder pedal-less config allows them to land crabbed in very strong crosswinds. And although the Ercoupe had rudders, it had no rudder pedals. Guess with the rudder pedals you can crab this one. Good paint and interior . Cleveland wheels and brakes. log out | edit SideBar. Gorgeous Ercoupe for sale, make an offer, no lowballs, I know what I have Original Coupe with fabric wings and no rudder pedals. The control wheel controlled the pitch and the steering of the aircraft, both on the ground and in the air, simplifying control and coordinated turning and eliminating the need for rudder pedals. When hooked to the ailerons, you can't lower a wing in a crosswind. Feb 20, 2017 - Explore Flyboy Toys's board "Ercoupe Airplane / Aircraft", followed by 21006 people on Pinterest. An interconnection between the ailerons and limited-travel rudders made flying the Ercoupe as easy as steering a car. Discover (and save!) This Ercoupe has just 1,710 hours since new! Vernon Gregory Ercoupe Parts; Univair Catalogue; Factory Drawings * Ercoupe on Wikipedia. Typically low gross, but spin-proof (if rigged correctly) and honest-flying airplanes. Vintage Pilot Seat. Very stable in the air and easy to get in and out of. Ercoupe 415-52390-A Rudder Pedals. J. T. Smith, e-mail, 17.02.2010 02:01. The Ercoupe did not need rudder pedals, did not stall in the real sense, it was not an idiot proof airplane.. i've flown … No other cables, pulleys, brackets or instructions are included. the rudder was connected to the yoke and yaw correction was automatic - it had no rudder pedals. Dubbed the Model 415, the low-wing two-seater was produced … All ADS complied with and no issues found. I don't care for the R-912 that much, but the light weigh and low fuel burn would be nice in a kit Ercoupe. $650.00 0 bids + $80.00 shipping . Lacking rudder pedals, the ERcoupe was flown using only the control wheel. I didn't care to have to have a slight right bank during climb, like Frank Regan above is addressing the yaw control. Opens image gallery. In the late 1930s, the Ercoupe was designed as a stall-proof, spin-proof airplane that had no rudder pedals. Douglas Aircraft DC-3 C-47 Selector Dial and Handle Assembly P/N 5023172-46 . Early model 415-C Ercoupes came with no rudder pedals, just a single brake pedal. Manufactured by the Engineering and Research Company (ERCO) the ERcoupe 415-C went on sale in 1940. A really fun airplane to fly. Metal wings, no rudder pedals, new windshield, New Slick mags, new brake reservoir kit installed, MX11 radio, KT76 xpndr, intercom system, Garmin 196 GPS, Aircraft regularly flown so … The airplane was often used in therapy for wounded war veterans and disabled Americans. 1946 ercoupe 415C with rudder pedals, C-75 engine with only 49 SMOH aircraft total time is 1689, last annual was 2004, flew in on a ferry permit last year, needs one small spot of corrosion on the trailing edge of wing walk on both sides, about the size of a quarter, Univair has parts. Prevention of stalls was accomplished by blocking elevator travel before stall angle was achieved. A two-control system linked the rudder and aileron systems, which controlled yaw and roll, with the steerable nosewheel. I designed this brake pedal modification for my 415-C Ercoupe with after-market rudder pedals, but it will work as the original pedal does, by reversing the heel pad. 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