Tuesday, September 1, 2009
BEETS G/B SPECIAL
| STANDARD DATA: Gross wt. 925. Empty wt. 603. Fuel capacity n/a. Wingspan 25'. Length 16'4”. Engine 70-hp Volkswagen. |
PERFORMANCE: Top mph 156. Cruise mph 120. Stall mph 35. Climb rate 2,000. Takeoff run 200. Landing roll 300. Range 600.
The G/B is a single-seat open-cockpit sporting plane featuring a high parasol-braced wing and conventional landing gear. While the fuselage is a fabric-covered steel tube structure, the wing is built with spruce spars and ribs, also fabric covered. All plans, kits, and components are sold through the Stolp Starduster Corp.