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ASW 20CL Glider For Sale. £25,000 Based Essex. G-CFWS '662'.
German Built, 1984, 2570 hours, 1099 launches as at May 2018. 15 meter/16.6 meter.
Complete with Cobra trailer, parachute, modern ICOM 8.33 kHz airband radio, single man rigging aids, tail dolly and tow out gear.
Current ARC to January 2019.
The Gel coat was fully refinished with flexible 2 pack acrylic by AMS Flight in Slovenia November 2010.
Basic instruments, including a Total Energy speed to fly audio vario and EW Model 'D' flight recorder.
This glider has many approved mods including a tail-wheel, 16.6 meters wing extensions, Self connecting elevator, adjustable nose weights for light pilots, Wedekind sleeves on the control connections. It has a blown wing to influence the boundary layer underside of wing to improve high speed performance. The glider has an excellent performance up to 70 knots without water. Included, oxygen system with a constant flow regulator and bottle.
A lovely glider to fly with the flexible glass-fibre wing giving a smooth ride in thermals and stable thermalling turns. Steep approaches are possible with a combination of 45 degree landing flap and top surface air-brakes.
The Cobra trailer tows better than high sided trailers and is roadworthy but could do with a re-paint.
Viewing is available at Ridgewell near Haverhill/Clare/Sible Hedingham north Essex.
Sold reluctantly as syndicate partners are giving up gliding.