Specs, test data and other useful information on the Gin Zulu.
|Year of Manufacture||2005|
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Gin Zulu - Stable But Slow
I'm a PH-2 pilot and have a '06 Large Gin Zulu DHV 1-2. Before that I was using an older Willis Wings. When using the Zulu I noticed that the wing was …
Gin Zulu Wing
I have flown three other wings in the short time I have been flying but the Gin Zulu is the one that I am sticking with. I am a new pilot and looking …
Gin Zulu Review March 2014 Not rated yet
I'm a fairly new P2, with about 50 flights now, little over half of those with the Zulu. I've had two pretty large collapses. I think in general, I was …
|United Kingdom Pounds||2000||GBP|
|South African Rand||29400||ZAR|
|South Korean Won||3610000||KRW|
|pilot take-off weight||70-90 kg||(155-199 lbs)|
|wing weight||6.4 kg||(14.1 lbs)|
|wing area (flat)||27.5 m²||(296 ft²)|
|wing area (projected)||22.3 m²||(240 ft²)|
|wing span (flat)||11.4 m||(37 ft)|
|wing span (projected)||9.3 m||(31 ft)|
|aspect ratio (flat)||5.1|
|aspect ratio (projected)||3.8|
|min sink||1.1 m/s||(216 fpm, 4.0 kph, 2.3 knts)|
|best glide ratio||7.9:1|
|speed min||23 kph||(14 mph, 12 knts)|
|speed trim||38 kph||(24 mph, 21 knts)|
|speed max||50 kph||(31 mph, 27 knts)|
|take off handling||easy|
|spiral dive entry||easy|
|spiral dive exit||turn continues through < 180 degrees|
|B-line stall entry||easy|
|B-line stall recovery||spontaneous|
|big ears entry||easy|
|big ears recovery||delayed acceleration < 4 sec|