Vertical Power News

    Here is what's happening with Vertical Power. To stay informed, subscribe to our newsletter at the bottom of this page.

    We have release updated versions of both the VP-X and PPS Installation and Operating Manuals. If you are currently building, we recommend you use the latest versions. You can download the latest copies (revision G1 for VP-X and revision F1 for PPS) from our Documents page to replace any previous versions you are using. an All-Electric Aircraft!

    Read about this very exciting endeavor in the form of a partnership between Electroflight and Rolls-Royce and their efforts to build the world’s fastest electric airplane.

    Both the VP-X and PPS Installation and Operating Manuals have been updated to Revision E. These important updates add additional information when using the LR-3C external voltage regulator with the PPS. Be sure to download the latest copies from our Documents page to replace any previous versions you are using.

    Pricing on Vertical Power products will be increasing on April 1st. To receive current pricing, be sure to place your order with your desired dealer by the end of March. Click the link below for more information.

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    We've been busy updating Vertical Power documentation so you have the latest information available. These documents can be found in the "Help" section.

    Here is a quick look at what's new (click on the title to go to the download page for that item):

    VP-X Getting Started Guide
    This new document should be the first thing you download and read when you get your new VP-X. It is a quick guide to get you started.

    PPS Getting Started Guide
    This new document should be the first thing you download and read when you get your new PPS. It is a quick guide to get you started.

    VP-X Installation and Operating Manual
    Rev D of this manual is now available for download. It incorporates dozens of updates and adds information on using the PPS with the VP-X.

    PPS Installation and Operating Manual
    This manual also goes to Rev D with the addition of several updates and improvements.

    VP-X Configurator Release Notes
    Rev B of the configurator release notes includes updates and improvements, as well as a new format.

    Vertical Power is at Copperstate Fly-in & Expo in Buckeye, AZ. If you are attending this weekend, stop by and see Chad in our booth in the Exhibit Hangar to learn about the best electrical system for experimental and light-sport aircraft.

    Get more information and see our other shows on our Events page.

    NW Aviation Conference & Trade Show
    February 22-23, Puyallup WA

    This year we are excited to be exhibiting for the first time at the NW Aviation Conference & Trade Show in Puyallup, WA. This popular show takes place on February 22-23 at the Showplex in Puyallup, WA. Look for Jeff in booth #306. He will be on hand to show and answer questions about our PPS and VP-X electrical system products for your experimental and light sport aircraft.

    The two-day NW Aviation Conference is conveniently located near Seattle and Tacoma, WA and features over 75 hours of aviation conferences and 122,000 square feet of exhibits.

    Copperstate Fly-In & Expo
    February 6-9, Buckeye AZ

    We're heading to the Copperstate Fly-In & Expo February 6-9 at the Buckeye Municipal Airport in Buckeye, AZ. Come and say hi to Chad in the Exhibit Hangar, Booth #35 and see the Primary Power System (PPS), get a demo of the VP-X Electronic Circuit Breaker System, and have all of your questions answered.

    Copperstate offers exhibits of aviation equipment and aircraft, forums, workshops, an air show, and more. If you're planning to be there, please make a point to stop by and see us.

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