1974 Varga Katchina 2150A N5062V

1974 Varga Katchina 2150A N5062V

1974 Varga Katchina 2150A
N5062V S/N VAC-50
Airframe Total Time – 2110 hrs Since New
Engine – 1174 Hrs Since Factory Overhaul 160HP Lycoming O-320-B2C
Prop – 2110 SNEW Sensenich 76DM6-0-61
Annual Inspection Completed September 2019
Transponder Certification Completed July 2018
Exterior- Excellent overall Silver with Forest Green Metallic and Bright Orange
Interior- Near New Gray Leather w/seat Step Flaps.

1 – King KX-155 Digital Nav Com
1 – King KI-208 Indicator Localizer
1 – Stratus ESG Transponder ADSB Out Compliant W/Encoding Altimeter
1 – Sigtronics 2-Place Intercom

Artex 406 ELT
Garmin 396 w/remote Antenae
Stratus 2ES (ADSB-IN) powered by Master Switch
Avionics Master
Dual USB Charging Ports
Dual Toe Brakes
Dual Push-To-Talk
Wing Tip Strobe Lights
Davtron M800 Chronometer
Altitude Alert
Digital CHT

Useful Load of 570 lbs
No Damage History, All Logs Since New
Priced At $55,000.00






Product Description

My personal plane but will be for sale soon

N5062V is the first factory built Varga Katchina 2150A, Serial Number 1 (actually VAC-50). Formerly owned by the Varga Society President and features an FAA Field Approval Lycoming Factory Re-man 160HP, 0-320-B2C Powerplant.

In 1948, Douglas Aircraft test pilot/aircraft designer W.J. Morrisey produced a wood-and-fabric light aircraft, the 1000C (Nifty). In 1958 he reworked that basic design, giving it an all-metal structure and increased power. In 1958 The Morrisey Aviation Inc. company began building the re-designed aircraft. Two units were completed as the Morrisey 2000. A further improvement came with the Morrisey 2150, incorporating a 108 hp Lycoming O-235 engine. The company built nine aircraft by the end of 1959.
The construction and design rights were then sold to Shinn Engineering Inc. which built 35 improved Shinn 2150A aircraft with a 150 hp (110 kW) Lycoming O-320-A2C engine, before ceasing production in 1962.
The 2150A design rights were sold in 1967 to George Varga who formed the Varga Aircraft Corporation. The Varga 2150A Kachina was built at Chandler, Arizona between 1975 and 1982. 121 2150A Kachinas were completed together with 18 examples of the Varga 2180 with a 180 hp Lycoming O-360-A2D engine. A tailwheel option was available as the Varga 2150TG.

General characteristics
• Length: 21 ft 2 in
• Wingspan: 30 ft 0 in
• Height: 7 ft 0 in
• Wing area: 144.0 sq ft
• Empty weight: 1,249 lb.
• Max takeoff weight: 1,817 lb normal category
• Fuel capacity: fuel: 35.0 US gal
• Maximum speed: 128 kts., 147 mph
• Cruise speed: 117 kts., 135 mph, 75% power,
• Stall speed: 49.5 kts., 57 mph flaps up, 45 kts., 52 mph, flaps down
• Never exceed speed: 147.5 kts., 170 mph
• Range: 455 nm.
• Service ceiling: 21,998 ft
• Rate of climb: 1,450 ft/min
• Wing loading: 12.6 lb/sq ft.
• Take-off run to 50 ft : 440 ft
• Landing run from 50 ft : 449 ft