N268BG Piper Archer

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Facts and Figures

Model Piper Archer II
Year 1976
Engine Lycoming O-360-A4A
Horsepower 180 bhp @2700 RPM
Oil Capacity 8 qts
Propeller Fixed-Pitch
Useable Fuel 48 gal (2 gal unusable)
Cruise Speed (2,000') 136 mph, 118 KTAS @75% pwr
Cruise Speed (8,000') 150 mph, 130 KTAS @full pwr
Cruise Range 600 nm @65% power
Climb Rate (SL) 730 fpm
Max Demonstrated X-Wind 17 kts
Takeoff Distance (SL, std
temp, gross wt, no flaps)
1000'; 1700' over 50' obstacle
Landing Distance (SL, std temp, gross wt, full flaps) 920' 1,420' over 50' obstacle
Stall Speed 46 KIAS full flaps
Max Weight 2550 lbs
Empty Weight 1532 lbs
People/Baggage payload 730 lbs, w/full fuel (300 lbs)


NAV/COMM/GS #1 Garmin 430W with nav/GS head
NAV/COMM/GS #2 Narco MK12D+ with nav/GS head
ADS-B Garmin GDL 88 w/in and out
DME King KN-64
Transponder Garmin GTX 327
Audio Panel/Marker Bcn King
GPS Garmin 430 GPS - IFR cert
EFI Aspen Evolution E5 Dual EFI
Autopilot King KAP-100 can track Nav1/Nav2/GPS
Intercom Sigtronics SPA400 - 4 place

IFR Configuration Chart

Configuration RPM Attitude/Pitch KIAS VSI
Climb Full 7.5o up 90 kt 800 fpm up
Cruise 2350 0 118 kt 0
Cruise Descent 2000 2.5o down 126 kt 500 fpm down
Approach Level 2100 2o up 90 kt 0
Precision Approach Descent 1800 2.5o down 90 kt 500 fpm down
Non-precision Approach Descent
10o Flaps
1500 5o down 90 kt 800 fpm down
N268BG Forms
Archer Checklist
Club Checkout Quiz

Other Info