PIPER » 22

Knisley Welding services the aircraft exhaust system of the Piper PA-22 model. Piper PA-22, also known as the Tri-Pacer is a high-wing light aircraft first built after World War II. It was built to provide a safer alternative to the Piper PA-20 or the Pacer, which has a tailwheel landing gear, whereas the Tri-Pacer has a nosewheel.

The 1958 Tri-Pacer can carry one crew and three passengers. It stands at 6.25 meters, with a wingspan of 8.92 meters for a total wing area of 13.70 square meters. Its weight grosses as 907 kilograms, and 503 when empty. It has a fuel capacity of 140 liters, and is powered by a Lycoming O-320 B piston aircraft engine, reaching 160 horsepower. The Tri-Pacer can reach speeds of up to 227 kilometers an hour.

PIPER 22 K10308-00 Muffler
K10308-00 Muffler

 

PIPER 22 11417-02 Tailpipe
11417-02 Tailpipe

 

PIPER 22 K12043-22 Rear Stack
K12043-22 Rear Stack

 

PIPER 22 K12043-23 Front Stack
K12043-23 Front Stack

 

PIPER 22 K13238-05 Rear Stack w/shroud
K13238-05 Rear Stack w/shroud

A number of variants of the Piper PA-22 were made over time. Certified Tri-Pacer variants are the following:

  • PA-22-108 Colt
  • A two-seater light cabin aircraft with a tricycle landing gear, powered by a 108 hp Lycoming O-235-C1/C1B engine.

  • PA 22-135
  • A four-seater light cabin aircraft with a tricycle landing gear powered by a 135 hp Lycoming O-290-D2 engine.

  • PA 22-135
  • A three-seater light cabin aircraft with a tricycle landing gear built with an optional float installation powered by a 135 hp Lycoming O-290-D2 engine.

  • Pa 22-150
  • Two or four-seater light cabin aircraft with tricycle landing gear powered by a 150 hp Lycoming O-320-A2A/A2B engine.

  • PA 22S-150
  • Three-seater light cabin aircraft with tricycle landing gear built with an optional float installation powered by a 150 hp Lycoming O-320-A2A/A2B engine.

  • PA 22-160
  • Two or four-seater light cabin aircraft with tricycle landing gear powered by a 160 hp Lycoming O-320-ABA/B2B engine.

  • PA 22S-160
  • Three-seater light cabin aircraft with tricycle landing gear built with an optional float installation powered by a 160 hp Lycoming O-320-B2A/B2B engine.

For more information regarding the Piper PA-22 and how we can help you, especially with its exhaust system, please contact Knisley Welding right away! We are excited to work on your Piper PA-22. Knisley Welding only uses FAA/MPA approved parts so you are assured of its quality. Call us now and letís get work done on your Tri-Pacer!