70 Amp Aircraft Ground Power Unit (GPU)

$1,195.00
$1,195.00

Availability: In stock

Product ID: 10488A

For piston and light turbine aircraft

This new generation Ground Power Unit (GPU) is designed as a practical alternative to large, expensive carts. Provides stable, noise free, laboratory-grade DC without risk of costly damage to sophisticated avionics, instruments and electrical equipment. 28V DC output. Available in 35 or 70 amp models. Digital display shows both voltage and amps with overload warning. Measures 7 1/4” h x 15” w x 14” l and weighs around 24 lbs. Ground sh...Read more
For piston and light turbine aircraft
This new generation Ground Power Unit (GPU) is designed as a practical alternative to large, expensive carts. Provides stable, noise free, laboratory-grade DC without risk of costly damage to sophisticated avionics, instruments and electrical equipment. 28V DC output. Available in 35 or 70 amp models. Digital display shows both voltage and amps with overload warning. Measures 7 1/4” h x 15” w x 14” l and weighs around 24 lbs. Ground shipment only.

Provides 28V DC power for:
• Pre-flight inspection and battery top-off
• Cockpit procedures training and review
• Avionics testing, programming and database updates
• Cabin heating and ventilation
• Entertainment systems
• Systems troubleshooting and maintenance

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Its probably ok for a Cessna single engine
I bought a 70amp unit for my Piaggio 180 for loading flight plans and battery tending NO WAY will this handle my Plane Im very disappointed would not recommend for any complex aircraft Mines a boat anchor have no use for it
April 14, 2019
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
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5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
GPU Excellent
Use this to ground power up a Premier 1 Jet to do maintenance and up date FMS Database. The Premier is a very electrical dependent aircraft and it requires a lot of amps just to do basic operations. This GPU does everything great. Highly recommend it.
May 28, 2018
Purchased
over 2 years ago
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Does this unit work for a 24v system on Cessna 210?
Pike H on Jun 26, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, it works with a 24v system.
will this unit work on King Air 200 and Citation 500 series aircraft for Nav Database updates?
Brad J on Oct 5, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Absolutely yes, just keep an eye on the ammeter if you want to run air conditioner or any other similar devices.
What is the best way to disconnect this unit from the airplane? Should you first turn the switch to "OFF" or should you pull the plug from the airplane?
clockwork on Jun 27, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Turn the switch to off, then pull the plug.
Will these units work with a 28 Volt 1979 Cessna 182Q?
Tim B on Apr 1, 2018
70 Amp Aircraft Ground Power Unit (GPU)
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70 Amp Aircraft Ground Power Unit (GPU) with BatteryMINDer
70 Amp Aircraft Ground Power Unit (GPU) with BatteryMINDer
BEST ANSWER: Yes, they will work with a 28-volt system.
Can you start a turboprop off of this GPU? Say a Pilatus PC-12NG.
Ethan S on Feb 23, 2017
BEST ANSWER: No, you can not use it to start the engine.
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