Bob Foster sent over some photos and details about his Panther vinyl wrap that is now complete. Bob’s Panther is the LS version and powered by a Lycoming O-235 and a Sensenich fixed pitch propeller. He had a company called Sparper Images use a product called Avery Supreme SW900 on the plane. The colors he […]
Stephen Pedano has launched another Panther to the skies, this being Steve’s second Panther build. This kit was originally being built by Bob Woolley- and Steve took over the build when Bob passed. Here are some photos that he shared with us. Congratulations Steve! This is a great accomplishment and we are very happy for […]
We got a note this morning from builder Myron Callaham from Bowling Green, KY along with some photos of his rebuilt Lycoming O-235 being hung on his Panther SN098. Myron says – “Finally, Lycoming O-235 mounted on 098. A good day, hope to make noise soon. No idea why my friend, Gary, is so happy. […]
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Dan Heath had the extreme pleasure of piloting the maiden flight in his Panther and shared this awesome video below with us. Dan Heath lives in Lexington, SC and has Panther SN020. He has powered his Panther with the UL Power 350iSA engine and Whirlwind 3 blade propeller. Congratulations to Dan for his accomplishment and […]
Panther Sport builder Jimmy Miller sent over a video from his dash cam in his Panther SN071 powered by a Lycoming O-320 and a CATTO 3 blade propeller. Look at how much fun he is having up there! He said “a lot of cleaning to do on the belly when I got back :)”
Jim Hurdle from Coeur d’Alene, Idaho sent a note with some photos about his first flight in his Panther SN028 powered by a Continental O-200 and a Sensenich wood prop. Jim Hurdle – Builder/pilot Panther 028 Continental O-200 100 HP Sensenich 68 dia x 64 pitch wooden propeller GRT Sport SX EFIS GRT EIS engine […]
Here is a video from Marc Loftin that is a time lapse of his Panther Sport wing build. Marc originally purchased his kit with the LSA wing option and then decided to convert to the Sport – and did the mods himself (vs buying new skins from SPA). This is a great video to show […]
Here is a note and a video from Bob Metcalfe. “I am Bob Metcalfe and live in Flint Hill VA, just 74 miles west of Washington DC with the Blue Ridge Mountains as my front yard. My Panther serial # 116 is a Sport model taildragger and I will use a Lycoming O-320 engine. I […]
Catching up with Jon Farley from Albuquerque, NM and his Panther SN100 to be powered by a Barrett Lycoming O-320 engine with the Panther Sport Wing configuration.
Here is a short clip from Jim Pohoski from Lakeway, TX showing off his custom mods to his Panther SN109 that is a Sport Wing configuration.
Here is a video from Dan Heath from Lexington, SC with his Panther LS powered by a UL Power 350isa and a WhirlWind 3 blade ground adjustable propeller.
Here is a video from Marc Loftin from SoCal with his Panther SN101. He is building it as a Sport model with a Titan IOX-340 as the power plant. Check out his remedy for staying cool in the hot California summer heat!
Here is a video from Kevin Ross from Granbury, TX where he and his wife Karla have built their Panther SN091 Tri-Gear LS powered by a Lycoming O-320 and a 3 blade Ground Adjustable Sensenich propeller. Kevin did a great job showing us his project and talking about performance, unique qualities and why he chose […]