The Bearhawk has not gained as strong a following as other aircraft, but it is a worthy bush plane...If I had a complaint with the airplane it was having to fly on the left side with a right hand...First, some background. The first time I flew the airplane was for a pirep in EAA's Sport Aviation....Bearhawk Specifications Budd Davisson's original Bearhawk Flight Report Budd Davisson's Bearhawk 260...The airplane is fervently supported by the several hundred builders who are convinced they are...Sorry guys, He's Taken!Considering that a 180 Lycoming in cruise burns about 9 gallons/hour this is something worth...Changing the angle of incidence would have no effect on the wing's nose down cruising attitude. That...FotoDJ » 2005 » Edwards Air Show » Static Display PicturesThe Bearhawk is a home-built aircraft in the Maule airplane tradition, being four-seat STOL with a...A note about the airplane's useful load: Bob's 260 hp airplane came in at a little over 1100 pounds...I'm more convinced now than ever that the Bearhawk, with any engine, is the airplane more people...zurückBack to ThumbnailsSince Bob had only one set of brakes in the airplane and a center throttle, I opted for the right...The Miss'ippi Mudbug Bearhawk N57ENFor those who are afraid of doing their own welding (shame on you): Bob reports several...Rib Formblock Description: Laminating the formblock blank. Most people make their formblocks from...It's overall stability profile is very much in the middle of the envelope, meaning, if displaced on...Builder's Manuals for the Bearhawk (for either the 4-place or Patrol) Volume 1 (Wings) Volume 2...E-Mail Bearhawk Check out BearhawkS HomepageThe tail wires can be either streamlined stainless steel with clevis forks or, a much less expensive...Flanging the Lightening Hole Description: A hardwood stick with a slot cut in one end -- dubbed the...The instant the airplane launched itself and we were rocketing upwards, I threw a thumbs-up signal...Rib Formblock - closeup Description: Lacking adequate clamps, I brought a box of small nails from...Nose Rib Description: Using the formblock and a dead-blow hammer the edge flange is bent down about...You didn't hear it from me, but I wouldn't worry too much about that. The airplane will carry...E-Mail Bearhawk Check out BearhawkS HomepageBearhawk, N232PF was built in 2003. Its serial number is BH232-7.