Aircraft was built by:
Piper Aircraft Corporation
PIPER CUB J3C-65
Manufacturer serial number: 18584
Nationality and Registrations:
South Africa ZS-AZM
Total time on 31/12/2013 was 3803TT.
Old Logbook start in 1964 on 1929TT.
The airframe number is on a small tag welded to the V-tubes in the top of the fuselage.
It is a frame number and not a serial number. It was issued by Piper when the frame was build.
It matches the serial number in a few cases.
This Aircraft was issued with a Continental engine. The” C” in J3C-65 stands for Continental. The
designation of the Company for this engine is A-65.Type Certificate for Cubs with Continental engines are TC A-691.
Continental A-65 with serial number 3819668 was in this aircraft and has now being replaced by a Continental 0-200 engine using a Univair STC.
It had a Sensenich wooden propeller on. Manufacture and Serial number is: W8164.
Drawing or Model designation is: 4272K
To comply with the Univair STC, the propeller had to be changed to a: McCauley 1A101DCM6944.
This was specified in the Univair STC to install a Continental 0-200 engine.