Piper CHEROKEE 160

Year 1962
Type Single Engine
Make Piper
Model CHEROKEE 160
Price $39,900
Registration N5129W
Serial 28-156
Total Time 2510
SMOH 370
Location OH


This is not a typical Piper Cherokee. AirplanesUSA Aircraft sales is proud to present this truly outstanding aircraft to market. This airline Captain owner has invested a tremendous amount of effort and capital to create a fabulous turn-key aircraft. Extensive modifications have been accomplished including new electrical wiring, alternator, Power Flow exhaust, air/oil seperator, nice late generation avionics and a custom interior. This airplane is done! Put gas in it and fly it away.

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Low Time Airframe
No Damage History
Complete and Immaculate Logbooks

Engine Specs:

Lycoming O-320-B2B
Serial number L4199-39
370 Hours SMOH
First Run Overhaul (Original engine)
Overhauled in 2001

Engine Modifications:
Power Flow exhaust system with short fat stainless exhaust pipe, 2005
M20 air/oil separator - no more dirty belly. Holds oil level steady at six quarts, 2006
Challenger Aviation Reusable Air Filter, 2005
Challenger Aviation Reusable High Flow/Smaller Particulate Oil Filter, 2007
Rebuilt engine starter, 2008


Sensinech Fixed Pitch
Serial number A33919
Reconditioned June 2005 by Warner


Electrical System Modifications:
Converted to Alternator, 2000
Completely rewired electrical system, 2005
Separate Avionics Master Switch, 2005
Conversion from fuses to Klixon 72772-2X circuit breakers, 2005
Copper Wiring from Battery Box to Engine Starter, prior to 2007
New Concorde Sealed Battery, 2009
Bolger Battery Box Modification and Battery Cables, 2009
External single cable insertion port to battery, with cables
Horner Wing Tips, 2005
New Aileron Hinges, 2009
Piper Wheel Pants, 2005

Equipment Information:

Fuel tank measuring tube
Fuel drain cup with strainer
Tow bar
Electric engine preheater - homemade, but works great
Binder of receipts and records to go with original log books
Piper Cherokee Service and Parts Manuals
Custom Canopy Cover with N number on it, additional covers as well.
Portable Bolster Seat, 2005
Lightspeed Headset, 2007
Articulating Rosen Sun Visors, 2006
Rosen foldable/placeable suction cup sun shades, 2006
Mooney Ram Yokes with soft custom black leather with micro push to talk, 2006
AMSAFE 3 point/reel return style seat belts, 2005
Fire extinguisher
Custom control yoke strap

Inspection Status:

July 2010 Next Due August 2011
IFR Certification: April 2009 Next Due May 2011


Extensive Modification done within the last 5 years - Check this out:

GNC300XL GPS/Comm IFR Certified Version with in airplane factory remote back up power, 2005.
Includes Garmin quick dismount kit w/AC adaptor for home study of
GPS. Run approaches, routes, STARS, SIDS, at home. Great training device. Also
includes Jeppesen hardware to download and update memory card for 300XL.

1 Comant CI 105, 2 Comant CI 121 Com Antennas, 1 Comant CI 122 comm antenna,
1 Comant C102 Marker Beacon, Garmin GA 56 flush mount antenna, 2005
Garmin GI 106A Nav indicator CDI/OBS slaved to GNC300XL, 2005
Mid Continent MD41-444 Switching/Annunciator unit slaved to GNC300XL, 2005
TKM MX 170C NAV/COM Radios with quick flip standby, 2007
TKM MC60 Nav indicator CDI/OBS with localizer/Glide slope slaved to TKM radio, 2005
Garmin XL327 Transponder slaved to GPS for auto air/ground sensing, 2009
PS Engineering Model PMA 6000MC Master Audio panel with Marker Beacons
Wired for stereo headsets all four positions, 2005
Audio entertainment in jack for CD/XM radio, 2005
Accessory port for handheld items, 2005
In panel hook up with external antenna for handheld radio/emergency type, 2005
In panel Monroy traffic awareness with headset voice warning/external antenna, 2005
RC Allen Directional Gyro with heading bug for quick course setting, 2007
Type six pack gauge arrangement for the best IFR scan, 2005
New Primary gauges, including LCD outside Temp, 2005
New Magnetic compass, 2007
Davtron digital clock for precision timing for IFR legs
Overhauled Airspeed Indicator, 2007

Year Interior:

New Interior: 2002
New Glare Shield, 2006

Year Exterior:

Year Painted:

New Clear Glass all windows
Really Nice Looking Aircraft!

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