Bede BD-6 (oz4638)
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Bede BD-6. Rubber scale model.
Quote: "Steve, Attached a copy of Bill Hannan's Bede 6 plan. Rubber powered scale, 16in span. I could not find any good digital copy online, so this is my plan I scanned in. Very old and turning brown, as you can see. However, I did use it to build a very good flying model, two photos attached. Enlarged to 20in span. Bede 6 is a homebuilt ultralight. Single seat, and weighs 350 lbs empty. All metal. Your site is great, as always. Thank you very much."
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User commentsBeautiful photos of the completed model, thanks. Have saved a pic of the old and browned plan [see more pics] and uploaded a 400dpi posterized BW version as the main plan PDF, hope the detail is all still there.
SteveWMD - 24/07/2013
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