Equipped with a new GE H80 (800 SHP) turboprop engine; Hartzell 102-inch diameter, four-blade, reversible, constant-speed propeller; 510-gallon spray system with 41-inch stainless steel gatebox for dry applications (seeding and fertilizer) and emergency liquid dump capabilities; MVP-50T glass panel display, two-inch stainless steel spray system; five-blade Weath-Aero cockpit adjustable pump fan; three-inch side loader; streamlined aluminum booms; wingtip navigation and strobe lights; cockpit lighting; 228-gallon fuel system; windshield wiper and washer; 29-inch-high flotation tires and wheels with dual-caliper Cleveland brakes; and Zee air conditioner and cabin heat. Now standard equipment includes a Garmin G5 Electronic Flight Information System (EFIS)!
- The Thrush 510G is available with the following optional airframe equipment installed at the factory: Dual cockpit, dual control instrument panel with an observer’s seat, vortex generators, Aft bubble windows, fire extinguisher, single-point refueling, and a ferry fuel system.
- The following dispersal equipment is also available as options: Smoker, stainless steel spreader, Transland hydraulic fire gatebox, electric fan brake model 111F, hopper rinse system, stainless steel booms, REABE hopper level indicator, and multiple nozzle configurations on request.
- And, every 510G has the following optional instruments, electrical, and avionics installations available as well: Left and right wing landing lights, night working light, leading edge light, clock, map light, Garmin GPS/VHF/430 Comm, transponder, Garmin SL-40 Comm, Mid-Continent Instruments turn & bank indicator, United Instruments vertical speed indicator, Kelly Manufacturing directional gyro, Kelly Manufacturing artificial horizon, Ag Laser laser altimeter, Ameri-King blind encoder, Kenwood HF radio, and an Ameri-King 406 Mhz ELT.
|PRELIMINARY SPECIFICATIONS AND PERFORMANCE DATA|
|• Length||32 feet 4 inches||9.854 meters|
|• Height||9 feet 4 inches||2.843 meters|
|• Wing Span||47 feet 6 inches||14.478 meters|
|• Wing Area||365 square feet||33.9 square meters|
|• Width of Main Landing Gear||9 feet||2.74 meters|
|• Fuel Capacity||228 gallons||863 liters|
|• Empty Weight||4,700 pounds||2,132 kilograms|
|• Certified Operating Weight||10,500 pounds||4,763 kilograms|
|• Hopper Capacity (Dry)||66 cubic feet||1.93 cubic meters|
|• Hopper Capacity
(Liquid spray system)
|510 gallons||1930 liters|
|• Working Speeds||90-150 mph||145-241 kph|
|• Stall Speed as Usually Landed||55 mph||89 kph|
|• Never Exceed Speed||188 mph||303 kph|
|• Sea Level Rate of Climb at 6,000 lbs||1,400 fpm||426.7 mpm|
|• Sea Level Rate of Climb at 10,500 lbs||680 fpm||207.3 mpm|
|• Take-Off Distance at 10,500 lbs||1,500 feet||457 meters|
|• Landing Distance as Usually Landed||550 feet||167.6 meters|
|• Landing Distance as Usually Landed
|350 feet||106.7 meters|
|• Fuel Consumption||45-60 gph||170-227 lph|
|• Cruising Speed at 55% Power||159 mph||256 kph|
|• Ferry Range at 45% power a
135 mph at 7,500 feet
|800 miles||1,287 kilometers|