The Basic Kit includes the fuselage kit, the wing kit, the empennage kit, the flight control kit, the fixed landing gear (the retractable one is a option), the aluminium tank kit and the canopy kit. A amateur builder requires approximately 1200 hrs to complete the kit.
Entirely made in Aluminium 2024-T3/6061 -T6, the structure is calculated for a MTOW of 1433 lb and a load factor of +6-3G.
Tucano Basic Fuselage kit
Entirely pre-assembled up to the cental area (complete central box and fuselage spars), central area entirely riveted, engine mount blocks included, remaining skins are laser pre-punched and the holes can be used as guide to drill the the matching holes on the fuselage bulkheads (upper and lower).
The fuselage kit includes also the floor sheets, the internal side upholstery, canopy closure parts, roll-bar, extra luggage compartment parts, pedals – SS cowling frame pre arrangment, hardware. The fuselage is also provided with inspection windows which allows the builder a easy access to the internal components.
Tucano Basic Half Wing kit
Spars, undercarriage compartment are manufactured by FL – back skin entirely riveted to maintain the twist, pre-pounched belly skin with 2.4mm holes, ribs, nose, internal flap conveyer, wheel compartment to be drilled and assembled, hardware;
Flap and aileron pre pounched for ribs placement, trailing edge entirely pre punched in order to maintain the twist, nose to be drilled, flap hinges parts included in the structure
Jig scale drawing 1:1 for ribs 1 and 13, for half wing nose, flap and aileron root and tip.
Tucano Basic Empennage kit
The parts are pre-punched for ribs placment, trailing edge skin with guide holes (4 per rib), nose to be drilled, hinge parts included, hardware
Jig scale drawing 1:1 for tip and root ribs and also hole guide strap
Tucano Basic Flight control
The kit includes all the parts necessary to realize the flight control of the aircraft, the pedals and all the other elements in chrome molybdenum already welded and treated with powder paint by FL. The amateur builder will have to assemble the aluminium parts and all the other items where the bearings and uniball are placed.
Tucano Basic Fixed Undercarriage
The kit includes a leaf spring made of 2024-T3, with 4 supports to fix the structure, two 6″ wheels which are working with manual brakes, a front undercarriage with a 4″ wheel.
ATTENTION: At the time of the order please specify if you would like the fixed or retractable undercarriage option as the fuselage and the wings have to be structured accordingly – also the front undercarriage is suitable for our engine mount.
The Wheel Fairing kit is optional and is not included in the kit. Please select them in “Order a Kit” if you wish to include them.
Optionals are the following:
–brakes on pedals
-the parking brake
Please select them in ” Order a Kit” if you wish to include them
As mentioned above the retractable landing gear is optional. Please select it in “Order a Kit” if you wish this option instead of the fixed landing gear.
The kit includes main and nose landing gear powder coated; mechanics; bushings, hydraulic cylinders, hydraulic power pack (12V); switches and electric components, wheels with hydraulic brakes, emergency hydraulic hand pump kit, hose and fittings.
Tucano Basic Tank kit
The basic kit includes n.2 aluminium tanks including the required accessories to install them in the wings, rivets. The mastic is not supplied due of the fact that it expires so it is recommended to buy it at the time of usage.
Should you wish the tanks to be glued, please select this option in “order a kit”
We offer to our customer the possibility to install explode safe bladder tanks. If you wish them, instead of the standard tanks, please select them in “Order a Kit”
The explode safe bladder tanks kit includes n.2 bladder tanks (total capacity 25 gallons) complete with accessories to place them in the wings, caps (NEWTON), resin or aluminum covers
The fuel sensors are not included in the kit. If you wish to add them please select 2 quantity in “Order a Kit”.
Tucano Basic Resin Kit included in the basic kit
The Kit Resin Tips is optional. Should you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”. It includes elevator, stabilizer, fin, rudder, hal wings tips.
The Cowling resin kit is optional. If you would like to add it, please select it in “Order a kit”
The Clear Wing Tips are optional. If you would like to add it, please select them in “Order a kit”
The Kit canopy is included in the Advanced kit. The canopy is manufactured on a tailor made stamp, designed from FL. It provides a great visibility either from the front and the rear seats. The standard colour is clear, but we have grey and blue also as a option.
The Canopy arrives dissasembled. However if you wish FL to assemply it, please select this option in “Order a Kit”
Flying Legend has designed the below engine mount suitable for Rotax Engine, either 912 and 914. It can be also used for the experimental engine of 140 hp. If you wish to add it to your order, please select it in “Order a Kit.
The engine ring is suitable also for the Rotax engine. Please add it to your order in “Order a Kit” if you choose the Rotax 912. It is already provided by Rotax in case you buy the Rotax 914.
The Anti vibrations are optional. If you wish to add them, please select them in “Order a Kit”
Please find below the three seats options. If you would like to order one of them, please add 2 quantity in “Order a Kit”
Standard seat (made of resin, not covered)
The structural seats allow the belts to be installed on the seats directly and not on the aircraft structure. They are not covered resin seats with aluminum structure. This seat is 2,36 inch higher, therefore has to be evaluated for pilots taller than 5,9ft
Standard seats with cover
The Rear brake (only manual) is optional. If you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”
The Electric trim is optional. If you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”
The Throttle system is optional. If you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”
The rear instrument panel is optional. If you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”
Instrument panel is provided plain as we do not know which instruments the customer would like to add. However if the customer already knows which instruments he would like, we can laser cut the holes.
The Step in rod is optional. If you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”
The Fuel system kit is optional. If you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”
The Ducts are optional. If you wish to add them, please select it in “Order a Kit”
The Ogive is optional. If you wish to add it, please select it in “Order a Kit”