2001 American Champion Scout
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Wipline 2100 Floats for the Scout

Wipline 2100 Line DrawingIf you've been dreaming of flying your Scout right to the lake then take a look at the Wipline 2100 Float. A set of Wipline 2100 floats provide simplicity, solid handling characteristics and performance to your aircraft. With up to 2,428 pounds of buoyancy on amphibious floats or 2,581 pounds on straight floats, your payload will not be limited by Wipline 2100 floats. High bow buoyancy and a higher deadrise angle on our forward bottoms provide more stability when maneuvering in wind and a smoother ride in choppy water. Wipline floats have the largest float hatches in the business, measuring 20-3/8" by 10-1/2", making your gear ultra easy to stow.

Our Wipline 2100 amphibious float has the best nose and main gear designs on the market, proven through rigorous engineering testing and years of service. New re-buildable hydraulic landing gear actuators help keep maintenance to a minimum at reduced costs. Our amphibious floats also come with the added safety of a Lake & Air Gear Advisory System. Experience the amphibious versatility of being able store your prize aircraft in the hangar, taxi up to the fuel pump, and fly off to your remote water destination.

PDF Model 2100 Parts Manual for 8GCBC

PDF Model 2100 & 2350 Service Manual

Wipline 2100 Specifications

Specifications for the Scout 8GCBC on 2100 Float
Length - Seaplane 5.36 m / 17'7"
Length - Amphibian 5.46 m / 17'11"
Height - Hull colspan="2"0.58 m / 1'11"
Width - Hull 0.74 m / 2'5"
Float Locker capacity (each) 22.7 kg / 50 lbs
Amphibious 2100 on the 8GCBC 438 lbs. Exchange* 392 lbs.
Seaplane 2100 on the 8GCBC 293 lbs. Exchange* 242 lbs.
Gross Weight 2150 lb (Amphibious & Seaplane)
Empty Weight (Weights are approximate) 1620 lb (Amphibious) 1493 lb (Seaplane)
Useful Load (Weights are approximate) 530 lb (Amphibious) 657 lb (Seaplane)
Amphibious (100%) 2185 lbs. -- (80%)* 2428 lbs.
Seaplane (100%) 2323 lbs. -- (80%)* 2581 lbs.

*Exchange=Float Installation weight minus aircraft landing gear weight.

**Per FAR 23.751

Standard weights will vary by aircraft.

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Wipline 2100 Pricing

Please Note: 2014 Price changes will go into effect March 15, 2014. All products quoted on or after March 15 will be at 2014 prices.

Aircraft Floats & Rigging Installation

Amphibious Seaplane    Amphibious Seaplane
American Champion Scout 8GCBC $51,500 $31,900 $8,400 $4,600

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  1. All amphibious floats include landing gear advisory system.
  2. Float rigging and FAA STC paperwork included.
  3. Call for discount details if the aircraft has seaplane modifications previously installed.
  4. Product installation assumes standard factory aircraft. Non-standard aircraft may be subject to additional installation charges
  5. Float paint option:
    • Overall base color to match aircraft is included.
    • Two trim colors and a standard stripe scheme to match scheme of aircraft is included.
    • Custom striping scheme or complex paint scheme (inboard and bottom of floats): please call for pricing and lead time.
    • Paint information and paint scheme will be requested at the time of deposit.  If paint colors are not provided, we will match colors to the best of our ability, but will not guarantee 100% match or a definite delivery date.
    • Customer choice of polyurethane or silver-gray submersion paint is included.  There is no paint warranty for polyurethane painted floats stored in water for extended periods.
  6. All Cessna 170, 172 and 175 install prices assume a factory float kit, ventral fin, and appropriate seaplane propeller are provided.  A field installed factory float kit and seaplane propeller is additional and will be quoted separately.
  7. Top Cub installation price includes cost of CubCrafters ventral fin kit.
  8. For eligible Aviat Husky A-1B and A-1C aircraft, price includes Service Letter 131 for 2,250 lb gross weight increase. Consult your sales representative for more information.
Prices in U.S. dollars, FOB St. Paul, Minnesota, USA, and are subject to change without notice. Prices do not include taxes, duties or tariffs. They also may vary if custom work is required or requested.

Effective for floats quoted after March 15, 2014.