## How many gallons does a Piper Cherokee hold?

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Standard fuel capacity of the Cherokee Six is 84 gallons, all of which is usable except for approximately one pint in each of the four tanks. The two main inboard tanks, which hold 25 gallons each, are attached to the wing structure with screws and nut plates.

**What is the useful load of a Piper Cherokee?**

Specifications

1964 Piper Cherokee PA-28-140 | 1967 Piper Cherokee PA-28-140 | |
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Standard Empty Weight | 1,180 lbs. | 1,201 lbs. |

Max. Useful Load Normal Category | 770 lbs. | 949 lbs. |

Max. Useful Load Utility Category | 770 lbs. | 749 lbs. |

Baggage Capacity | 100 lbs. | 200 lbs. |

**What is the cruise speed of a Piper Cherokee 140?**

Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Cruiser – Performance Data

Horsepower: 150 | Gross Weight: 2150 lbs |
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Cruise Speed: 110 kts | Fuel Capacity: 36 gal |

Stall Speed (dirty): 48 kts | Range: 455 nm |

Takeoff | Landing |

Ground Roll: 800 ft | Ground Roll 535 ft |

### How many gallons per hour does a Piper Warrior Burn?

Max Gross Weight: 2325 lbs. Useful Load: 895 lbs. Fuel Consumption: 10 gal/hr.

**How much fuel does a Piper Cherokee 140 hold?**

50 gallons

The 140 has a fuel capacity of 50 gallons. Piper wisely installed tabs in the tank filler necks which indicate 36 gallons, making precise partial fueling easy. In fact, the standard fuel capacity was listed at 36 gallons, with 50 gallons optional-presumably to discourage overloading.

**What are the specifications of Cessna 150?**

General Characteristics of the Cessna 150 1, 2

Fuel Capacity | 26 gallons (98 L) |
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Max Gross Weight | 1,500 lbs (680.38 kg) |

Length | 23 ft 11 in (7.29 m) |

Height | 8 ft 6 in (2.59 m) |

Wingspan | 33 ft (10.06 m) |

#### How many gallons per hour does a Cessna 150 burn?

about 5.6 gallons per hour

The Cessna 150 burns about 5.6 gallons per hour with Avgas typically costing about $6 per gallon, hourly fuel costs for the Cessna 150 run between $30-$34 per hour.

**What are the specs of a Piper Cherokee?**

1270 2 650901 THE PIPER CHEROKEE SECTIONI SPECIFICATION FEATURES (cont.) WEIGHTS PA-28-150 PA-28-160 PA-28-180 USEFUL LOAD (AutoFlight) (Ibs.)

**What was the original name of the Piper Cherokee 180?**

As the airplane evolved, so did the name. According to the book Development and History of Piper Design (no longer in print), deliveries of the stretched Cherokee 180 began in 1972 (a 1973 model) as the Cherokee Challenger, but the name was not changed to Cherokee Archer until 1974.

## What kind of engine does a Piper Chipper have?

PIPER CHEROKEE SECTION I SPECIFICATION FEATURES: POWER PLANT PA-28-150 PA-28-160 PA-28-180 Engine Lycoming O-320-E2A O-320-D2A O-360-A3A Rated Horsepower 150 160 180 Rated Speed 2700

**What is the best climb speed for a Piper Cherokee?**

the aircraft accelerate to the desired climb speed by lowering the nose slightly. To shorten takeoff distance, flaps extended up to 25° may be used. 16 790202 THE PIPER CHEROKEE SECTIONIII CLIMB The best rate of climb at gross weight will be obtained at 85 miles per hour. The best angle of climb may be obtained at 74 miles per hour.