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    BD-6B

    Bede Aero Southeast
    3131 Jet Center Terrace
    Fort Pierce, FL 34946
    United States

    Phone: 772-801-9446

    https://www.jimbede.com
    sales@bedeaero.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 180Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 135Rate of Climb (fpm) 800
    Stall Speed (mph) 48Takeoff Distance (ft) 1000
    Range (statute mi) 800Landing Distance (ft) 1000
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine HKS 700E
    Design Horsepower 60H.P. Low Range 45
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 20H.P. High Range 80
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 600Useful Load (lb) 350
    Gross Weight (lb) 950
    Wing Area (ft2) 53.1Length (ft) 16.8
    Wingspan (ft) 22Height (ft) 6.25
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 24
    Landing Gear Tricycle, Tailwheel
    Materials Metal
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 1100Number Built & Flown 1
    Kit Cost ($US) $17,944Plans Cost ($US) $300
    Build Cost Range $30,000 - $60,000
    COMMENTS:
    The BD-6B is back, originally built and flown in the 70s. Complete Aircraft Builder Assistance available. Firewall forward packages available.