Maule MX-7-180B Star Rocket performance and specifications


 

Landing Gear Configuration: Taildragger
Landing Gear Type: Oleo Strut or Spring Aluminium
Engine Type: Lycoming
Engine Model: O-360-C4F (carburetted)
Propeller: 76 Hartzell Constant Speed Prop - 2 blade
No. of Seats: Four
Useful Load: (avg.) 1062 lbs. (180B) 1017 lbs. (180C)
Cruising Speed: (75% power at optimum altitude): 145 mph
Wing Span: 32.9 feet
Wing Area: 165.6 sq. feet.
Length: 23.5 feet
Height: 6.3 feet
Cabin Width: 42 inches
Gross Weight: 2500 lbs.
Empty Weight: 1438 lbs. (180B)   1483 lbs. (180C)
Fuel Capacity: 73 gal.
Stall speed (with full flaps, 1 pilot, 1/2 tank of fuel) 40 mph
Takeoff distance: (1 pilot, 1/2 tank of fuel) 300 feet
Takeoff distance at gross over 50 high obstacle: 600 feet
Rate of Climb: (1 pilot, 1/2 tank of fuel) 1200 fpm
Land at gross over 50 obstacle: 500 feet
Best Climb Speed: 90 mph
Service Ceiling: 15,000 feet
Fuel Consumption (65% power): 9 gph
Flap Settings: -7, 0, 24, 40, 48 (degrees)