Bee Bug


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Bee Bug  
by Phil Smith
from Veron
22in span
Tags: IC C/L
all formers complete :)

This plan was found online 19/04/2011 at:
Outerzone planID: oz460 | Filesize: 595KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: fritzke


About this Plan

Veron Bee Bug - Sports stunt CL model. Designed expressly for small diesel motors such as the ED Bee 1cc, Mills .75cc and Amco .87cc.

Update 04/07/2013: Added printwood scans thanks to vintage1.

Supplementary files

Printwood formers.


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User comments

I built a BeeBug in about 1955! Had an ED 1 cc Diesel in and added a set of wheels. Used to cut the head off a 6" nail, knock it into the ground and then had a hole through the elevator to fit over the nail. Didn't need an assistant! Planning on building another now and have an O S Max 10 for it.
Tony - 28/03/2016
Tony made a comment - in reply to his comment some thoughts and photos [more pics 003-013]. The photos attached are actually of the Bee Bug that Tony built. I had the privilege of doing the maiden flight - such an honor. Tony did extremely well. About the images: People shown are Tony & Janine, Bernard & Petro and Jakes (who assisted us on the day). Janine congratulates Tony after the successful maiden flight and then they proceed to discus this little aero model. The maiden flight was done in the local Dutch Reformed Church's parking lot - it was only just wide enough. The Control Line fuel tank is one I made for Tony, and I assisted him in servicing & doing a test run on the OS Max .10 with the CL tank tested at the same time.
Bernard_Petro - 28/06/2017
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