Sporty's Electronic E6B Flight Computer

$64.95
$64.95

Availability: In stock

Product ID: 7095A

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May be used on FAA Tests

Over 240,000 pilots have trusted Sporty’s Electronic E6Bs over the years for fast flight planning and accurate FAA test calculations. Its pilot-friendly design makes quick work of any navigational, weight and balance, or fuel problem, and it also performs conventional arithmetic calculations. It’s invaluable for students and experienced pilots alike. You will never need another aviation computer.

Features

    • Backlit screen for night operations in t...
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May be used on FAA Tests

Over 240,000 pilots have trusted Sporty’s Electronic E6Bs over the years for fast flight planning and accurate FAA test calculations. Its pilot-friendly design makes quick work of any navigational, weight and balance, or fuel problem, and it also performs conventional arithmetic calculations. It’s invaluable for students and experienced pilots alike. You will never need another aviation computer.

Features

    • Backlit screen for night operations in the cockpit
    • Built-in storage case protects the screen when not in use
    • Large keypad for easier operation in turbulence
    • Rubber feet keep the E6B from moving when in use
    • Quick reference card 

24 Aviation Functions

  • Density altitude
  • True airspeed
  • Required rate of climb
  • Crosswind component
  • Top of descent
  • Fuel required
  • Weight and arm
  • Endurance
  • Plan true airspeed
  • Wind correction angle
  • Ground speed
  • Actual Mach number
  • Cloud base

20 Aviation Conversions

  • Celsius<>Fahrenheit
  • Nautical miles<>statute miles
  • Nautical miles<>kilometers
  • Gallons<>Liters
  • Avgas gallons<>pounds
  • Jet A gallons<>pounds
  • Pounds<>kilograms
  • Feet<>meters
  • In. Mg<>millibars
  • Hours<>hours:minutes:seconds

Deluxe Timer

  • Clock with local, home and Zulu time zones
  • Count up flight timer
  • Count down timer for approaches

Measures 6.25”h x 3.25”w x 1”d. Uses 3 AAA batteries. Five year warranty.

View/Download Instruction Manual

Mark Wiesenhahn

Vice President, Business Relations/Marketing - Sporty's Pilot Shop

When I was training for my first pilot's license the electronic E6B saved me time flight planning. But most importantly, it made my calculations on the written test faster and easier. I wouldn't want to take an exam without one.
Reviews

Customer Reviews

4.3 / 5.0
159 Reviews
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5
Durability
4.3 / 5
Reliability
4.5 / 5
Performance
4.3 / 5
Ease Of Use
4.0 / 5
Value
4.2 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes (26)
No (4)
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
This flight computer is very user friendly and packed with a lot of features!
January 14, 2018
Purchased
2 weeks ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
1 / 5
Value
2 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
It's just a lot of steps to get a simple answer. Its really goof though.
December 29, 2017
Purchased
2 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Good Value and Ease of Use
As I prepared for my CFI written exam, I agonized over replacing my trusty ASA CX-1 that got me through all my FAA exams so many years ago. However, my CX-1 had become a battery-eating monster and just too unreliable to use on a FAA exam let alone for actual flight planning. I'm not sure what happened to it over the years.

Before I purchased the Sporty's electronic E6B, I was concerned about quality, ease of use, readability of the display, and battery life.

I was pleasantly surprised when I received my Sporty's flight computer as all my expectation were met. The feel and quality are great and it is only slightly larger than my old CX1. It functions very much the same way so no big learning curve was needed. The back light is a great feature and makes the display much easier to read in all lighting conditions. I simply leave the back light on all the time.

I've had it for about a year now and have never changed the batteries.

Just buy it. I waited too long to make the switch.
December 27, 2017
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
4 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Works Great!
No complaints. Wouldnt have minded a little more comprehensive manual, but that is not a deal breaker.
December 19, 2017
Purchased
1 month ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
4 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
trusty tool
I like the feel of a real tool not some app in my hand .
December 11, 2017
Purchased
1 month ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
3 / 5
Ease Of Use
1 / 5
Value
2 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
Same tired old 1980s technology and user interface
I purchased the sporty's E6B several months ago but have since abandoned it and purchased an ASA CX-3. The poorly designed user interface is prone to creating errors and misunderstanding. For example, on crosswind component calculation a positive headwind value represents a tailwind and a negative headwind represents a headwind?
December 10, 2017
Purchased
7 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
The "Industry Standard"
The E6B has been a part of the aviation community for decades, and has been an integral part of our flight planning. The original E6B was misplaced. Until it is located, the new one will continue the task of accurately computing enroute flight times, fuel consumption, etc.
December 5, 2017
Purchased
1 month ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
2 / 5
Ease Of Use
1 / 5
Value
1 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
Disappointed
This device is not intuitive or easy to use. The first example I tried doesn't match what is in the manual. So far I prefer the app over the actual device. Sportys should put together an online tutorial. Plus the back light doesn't appear to be working
December 3, 2017
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
I find this is much easier to use in flight than the manual E6B.
December 2, 2017
Purchased
2 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
1 / 5
Value
3 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Too complex unless you dedicate the time to learn it. Tutorials are needed online!
To be completely fair, I was thinking this would be a quick fix to taking my FIA written. So I only had two days to learn the functions which I did not. I used the old wizz wheel.
This is not an intuitive gadget (for me).
Searching the internet, I was unable to find any tutorials so I would assume a CFI or someone with experience would have to walk me through it’s use.
If you have the time to learn the functions I am sure it is a much more accurate tool for flight planning.
My daughter will be getting this as a Christmas present. Lol
December 1, 2017
Purchased
2 months ago
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