Specifications for the
Grumman F7F Tigercat
Carrier-Borne Nightfighter / Fighter Aircraft
Focus Model: Grumman F7F-4N Tigercat
Country of Origin: United States
Manufacturer: Grumman - USA
Initial Year of Service: 1944
Length: 45.28ft (13.8m)
Width: 51.51ft (15.70m)
Height: 16.73ft (5.10m)
Weight (Empty): 16,270lbs (7,380kg)
Weight (MTOW): 25,728lbs (11,670kg)
Powerplant: 2 x Pratt & Whitney R-2800-34W Double Wasp 18-cylinder radial piston engines of 2,100 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 460mph (740kmh; 400kts)
Maximum Range: 1,181miles (1,900km)
Service Ceiling: 40,354ft (12,300m; 7.6miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 4,530 feet per minute (1,381m/min)
4 x 20mm M2 cannons in wingroots, two to a wing.
4 x 12.7mm M2 Browning machine guns in underfuselage position, two to a fuselage side (later removed).
2 x 1,000lb bombs
1 x Torpedo
XF7F-1 - Prototype Model Designation; 2 constructed.