Show me your old Beaver.....

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Dutch Harbor PH
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Show me your old Beaver.....

Post by Dutch Harbor PH »

Git yer Minds out of the gutter!!!!!
I'm talking about classic DeHaviland flying machines you ninnies!!!!
The following Beaver shots were taken around Lake Hood in Anchorage this afternoon........ 8) 8) 8) 8) 8) 8)

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Post by RinglingRingling »

wow. those are some tasty Beavers. :D

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Post by C-Dawg »

not quite what I was expecting......but nice nevertheless :wink:
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Post by PIA »

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this is my grandfathers plane...its a Boeing N2S-4 Stearman

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grandfather also has an AT-6A and a Cessna but i couldnt find pics of those
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Post by Afternoon Golfer »

Frank: Nice beaver!
Jane: [producing a stuffed beaver] Thank you. I just had it stuffed.

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Post by buffettbride »

hehe. beaver. hood. :lol:
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Post by Snowparrot »

I sent the link to my pilot daughter: she thinks the Beaver is the best plane ever!

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Post by RinglingRingling »

Snowparrot wrote:I sent the link to my pilot daughter: she thinks the Beaver is the best plane ever!
more industrious than that fun-loving Otter...

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Post by big john »

Snowparrot wrote:I sent the link to my pilot daughter: she thinks the Beaver is the best plane ever!
Not all of us can brag about a daughter that has a
foundness for Beavers. :pirate:
Who's got the rum?

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Post by citcat »

citcat edits herself.
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Post by pojo »

besides my weather job the Herc, I'm working on my PPL on the Beech
;)

Nice beavers

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Post by Dutch Harbor PH »

RinglingRingling wrote:
Snowparrot wrote:I sent the link to my pilot daughter: she thinks the Beaver is the best plane ever!
more industrious than that fun-loving Otter...
No Otters on this lake.....just beaver and lots of them...... :D :D
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Scars are Tattoos with really good stories
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Post by Skibo »

What's that thing burn like 20-30gph?
Rub yours on me and I'll rub mine on you

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Post by Dutch Harbor PH »

Skibo wrote:What's that thing burn like 20-30gph?
Lightly loaded with floats and slow speed.....20 gph...normal cruise with floats around 25 to 30 gph
95 gallon tank
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Post by Dutch Harbor PH »

PIA wrote:Image

this is my grandfathers plane...its a Boeing N2S-4 Stearman

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grandfather also has an AT-6A and a Cessna but i couldnt find pics of those
Wow....Nice
So do you fly with him????
The Stearman has 2 sets of controls.....the Texan was designed for training....and the cessna ya get to sit side by side.......
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Post by PackPhanGirl »

I like the red and white beaver best...imagine that!
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Post by Skibo »

Dutch Harbor PH wrote:
Skibo wrote:What's that thing burn like 20-30gph?
Lightly loaded with floats and slow speed.....20 gph...normal cruise with floats around 25 to 30 gph
95 gallon tank
Ouch.
Rub yours on me and I'll rub mine on you

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Post by Dutch Harbor PH »

In case you don't already own a vintage beaver and would like to purchase one of your very own.....:o :o :D :D 8) 8)

http://www.legendairways.com/Aircraft/N323RS.cfm
Attitude: The difference between ordeal and adventure
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No matter where ya go....There you are.
Come Back, Come Back.....to the South Bering Sea Islands....
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Dutch Harbor PH
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Post by Dutch Harbor PH »

RinglingRingling wrote:
Snowparrot wrote:I sent the link to my pilot daughter: she thinks the Beaver is the best plane ever!
more industrious than that fun-loving Otter...

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and its evil twin....the twin otter....

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Attitude: The difference between ordeal and adventure
Scars are Tattoos with really good stories
No matter where ya go....There you are.
Come Back, Come Back.....to the South Bering Sea Islands....
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Post by Richard »

Do they make a shaved version of that plane? [smilie=blush.gif]

Oh, and nice title!!!
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