listing placed 06 February 2023 United Kingdom
Brügger Colibri MB2 tail dragger. Now Sold.
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Built 2001 with a total of 170 hours. Used regularly so hours will increase.
Volkswagen aero conversion engine. New cylinders, pistons and rings fitted at 166 hours. Easy to start. Oil heated manifold. Carb heat. Twin Bendix magneto ignition.
This aircraft has the much stronger 1 piece wing design.
Easy to fly vice free tail dragger. Great fun. Will land and take off from very short strips. Ideal for hour building.
Test flown by Dan Griffith (LAA chief test pilot)
New permit just issued current until January 24
Based at Spanhoe.
240kg empty and 355kg loaded.
I'm 13 stone 9lbs (86kg) and it flies fine with my weight and a full tank with weight to spare. I am also 5’ 11” and I fit OK with room to spare.
Will land in 250m if you get the speed right. Stall at 30knts land at 50knts or 45 if you want to go short.
Avgas or Mogas 97 can be used. It will use about 12 -14l per hour.
Video here - https://tinyurl.com/2p9hazx3