2024 Chilton DW 1 Replica

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2024 Chilton DW 1 Replica
Aircraft TypeWarbirds/Classics
MakeChilton
ModelDW 1 Replica
ConditionNew Aircraft
Sale TypeExpressions of Interest
LocationNew South Wales, Australia
Registration No19 1937
Registration Expiry8/08/2024
Serial NumberCh M 01
Year Built2024
Total Time Airframe4
Comments

Chilton D.W. 1 Replica Classic, A remarkable racing aircraft in the 1930's, the original construction was from wood and plywood due to the lack of materials at the time and the focus on keeping construction affordable and simple.The era of Air-Racing had begun and this little racer was achieving considerably performance figures for the 1930's powered by an inline Ford engine developing 40 hp only. With some old and inaccurate plans we set about to construct this Chilton aircraft not in the original wooden construction technic, but in a full metal version. The one and only Chilton DW1 in full metal to date in the world. Maintaining the aircraft's features , classic lines , curves and appearance we redesigned, constructed and built a classic replica with some modern hidden feature's to aid for todays flight operations and requirements, such as a steerable tailwheel, differential toe brakes, telescopic suspension with costume made springs to suite the aircraft's ground handling, push-pull rod control system and a considerable size fuel tank for some serious cross-country flying as well as hydraulic disc-brakes. This Chilton replica is powered by no less than a Rotax 912 , 80hp engine, fitted neatly in to the classic lines of the cowling. The overall appearance was kept as close as possible to the original plans and even the entry doors where given the classic style of the 30's. When finished this aircraft was load tested to assure it meets standard requirements in respect of flight and gust loading and stress loading.

This Racer is currently still in its bare aluminium “look", it sits to be admired “as is" or to be painted in a classic racing scheme of the Air Racing day's of the 30s and 40s. With a suitable Registration number 19 -1937, the year of its design by Chilton Aircraft at Hungerford, Berkeshire England, yes it can be flown or even just marveled at in its elegance and classic feature of the Air Racing Days days gone by

Engine Specifications

Rotax 912 , 80 hp, 230hours

Avionics
  1. Basic instrumentation, ASI , Alt, VSI, VHF Radio Micro Air, Balance ball, Engine gauges
Interior
  1. Basic, open cockpit, new,
Exterior

Unpainted , metal Finnish , can stay as is, can be polished, can be painted to suite requierments of new owner

Additional Features

The one and only Chilton DW1 full metal Air Racer. The one and only DW 1 with a Rotax 912 80hp engine and 4.6h endurance

*PLEASE NOTE: Aircraft specifications are subject to verification by the purchaser. It is up to you as the purchaser to conduct your due diligence. Unless given to you in writing by the seller, no warranties are implied or given. Aircraft or parts may be withdrawn from sale at any time. If the price does not contain the notation that it is the total price, the price may or may not include costs such as Stamp Duty, Transfer fees, GST and other State or Federal charges. Please confirm price, fees, charges and features with the seller of the Aircraft or Part.

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Seller Information

Contact Name:Ole Hartmann
Seller Type:Private
Location:New South Wales, Australia
Mobile:0429165498
Listing ID:10637
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