Tuned Exhaust System Expected To Be STCed This Summer
Power Flow has developed a tuned exhaust system for the 180 hp
Aviat Husky and expects FAA STC approval by this summer. They have
already received 26 orders for the product and are offering special
pricing for Husky owners who purchase a system before July 31.
The company says that if 30 owners commit to purchase tuned
exhausts they will receive a $500 pre-production discount. If
orders reach 40 the discount increases to $625 and if they go over
50 the price for production units will be reduced by $715.
The product has already been tested and performance results have
been confirmed, according to Power Flow. With a tuned exhaust
system in place, the Husky gains 5 mph in cruise or saves 1.2 gph
of fuel at the original cruise settings. Rate of climb from
1000-4000 feet increases 5.6 percent. From 4000-9000 feet, it
increased 7.8 percent, and at higher altitudes ... from 9000-11,500
feet ... it accelerates to 13.4 percent. Service ceiling for the
Husky increases by at least 2,000 feet, and the cabin heat is
Power Flow expects to begin production of the Husky systems in
August. The company has been so successful with their tuned exhaust
systems that they offer a 60-day trial with a no-questions-asked,
full refund return policy that covers shipping, along with a 1
year/500 hour warranty.