Pitts S2E

Year 1984
Type Experimental
Make Pitts
Model S2E
Price $54,900
Registration N53SC
Serial K-0027
Total Time 275
SMOH 275
Location WI


AirplanesUSA Aircraft Sales is proud to present this clean. low time Pitts S2E to market. This airplane was in storage for a number of years, hangared in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The current owner bought the plane in 2009 and had the engine inspected by Poplar Grove Airmotive as part of an extensive annual. The plane is now turn - key, and needs nothing except a new home.

Dual instruction as well as export and worldwide delivery are available.

All trades considered.

Call Steve at AirplanesUSA! (847) 331-3133


Built in Salt Lake City in 1984
2 Place Tandem Seat, Conventional Gear Aerobatic Bi-Plane
275 Total Hours Since New
No damage history other than a minor fabric repair to bottom of left wing in 1990
Complete Logs
Factory Built Fuselage, Wings Built by Boyd Grandy
Hangared In Kenosha without Flying from 1998 to 2009
Extensive Annual Conducted in 2009

Basic Empty Weight 1004 lbs
Max Gross Weight 1500 lbs

Engine Specs:

Lycoming AEIO 360-B4A 180 hp
Serial Number L-8142-51A
Inverted Fuel and Oil

Overhauled in 1984 to New Limits by Mattituck
275 Hours Since Mattituck Overhaul
Cylinders sent to Poplar Grove Airmotive in 2009 for inspection and repair as needed
Cylinder 4 Overhauled - 1,2,3 were found clean - as were cam, lifters, gears and rods
New Impulse Coupling and Mag Repair 2009
Annual July 2011 - All Compressions 72 or higher
Lightweight Sky-Tech Starter
Sky Dynamics Crossover Exhaust
Pellican 215 Lightweight Alternator


Sensenich 76EM8S50-60
Serial Number 7570K
60 Inch Polished Aluminum 2 Blade
Overhauled January 1993 by Whirlwind Aircraft Propeller Service, Lyons, WI
All Engine Compartment Fluid Hoses Replaced 2011


Cabin Heat added 2009 - ($1,000 Cost)

Equipment Information:

1 Seat Back Parachute


KI-208 NAV Indicator
King KT76A Transponder with Mode C
David Clark 2 Place Intercom

Year Exterior:

Dacron Cover, Varnish Wood Sealer, Nitrate Buldup Dope, Buterate Finish Dope
Dupont Imron Primer and Finish

Year Painted:

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