Piper Comanche 260

Year 1965
Type Single Engine
Make Piper
Model Comanche 260
Price $59,900
Registration N8721P
Serial 24-4170
Total Time 7016
SMOH 1513
Location WI


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7016 Total Hours Since New
Clean Airframe
Same Owner for 35 Years - Always Hangared in the Upper Midwest
Complete and Comprehensive Log Records
Hail Pecks Evident on Some Aircraft Surfaces
Gear Up Landing in 1967 at 720 Hours - Repaired with Factory New Parts

Useful Load 1082 lbs
Fuel Capacity 90 Gallons (30/30 Mains 15/15 Aux)

Engine Specs:

Lycoming IO540-D4A5
260 Horse Power at 2700 rpm
Serial Number L171948
1513 Hours Since Major Overhaul
GAMI Fuel Injectors
TANIS TAS-100 Engine Pre-Heater
Slick Magnetos
Alternate Heated Induction Air
Overhauled to New Tolerances by Poplar Grove Airmotive - January 1995
604 Hours Since Cylinders 1,2,3,6 Overhauled by Gibson - El Reno, OK
484 Hours Since Cylinders 4 and 5 Overhauled by Gibson - El Reno, OK
All 12 New Spark Plugs May 2012
Recent Compressions: 75,75,77,75,79,78
Exhaust Overhauled in 2011 by Dawley
Routine and Regular Oil Changes - Usually at 25 to 30 Hour Intervals
Regular Spectroscopic Oil Analysis by Aviation Laboratories Inc.


Hartzell 2 Blade Propeller
Reseal and Hub Inspection 2004

Equipment Information:

Metco-Aire Wingtips STC SA871WE
Whelen Wingtip Strobes STC SA800EA
Precise Flight Pulselight STC SA4005NM
Great Lakes Aero One Piece Windshield STC SA208GH
Ashby Glareshield with Lighted Compass STC ST01327LA
Knots 2U Wing Fillet Kit STC SA371CH
Knots 2U Rudder Fin Cap Strobe Kit STC SA1661GI
Slimline Tail and Strobe Fairing
Precise Flight Standby Vacuum System
Electric Pitch Trim
1/4 Inch Side Windows
Overhead Door Latch with Inflatable Door Seal
Pitot Heat (New Tube Assembly 2004)
Front and Rear Seat Shoulder Harnesses
Instrument Post Lights
Landing Gear Motor Replaced with Overhauled Motor 2011
New Flap Motor February 2000
Custom Cover


STec 50 Series Autopilot with Altitude Function and GPSS
Garmin 430 WAAS Upgraded GPS/NAV/COMM (Software Version 3.0)
Garmin 496 Yoke Mounted with Ship Power Cable Mount
ZAON TCAD with Ship Power Mount (Displays on Garmin 496)
King KX165 NAV/COMM with Glideslope
Garmin 340 Audio Panel with Integrated Marker Beacon and 4 Place Intercom
Narco 890 DME
King KR87 ADF
EDM 700 Series Graphic Engine Analyzer with Fuel Flow Computer and Transducer
Insight Avionics SF2000 Strikefinder with Heading Stabilization
Panel Mounted Music Input
Dual Push to Talk Switches
King KT76A Transponder with Mode C
Handheld Comm Radio Adapter
Avionics Master Switch

Year Interior:

Done in in 2004 Leather Interior

Year Exterior:

Painted in 1982 - Always Hangared
Dupont Imron:
Sandalwood Beige Base (7818V)
Juneau White (H7848V)
Brown (29607V)
Red (77968UM)

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