Low-powered, four-seat homebuilts?

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  1. Dec 5, 2019 #61

    Armilite

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    My Bad default was set at 1000 lbs.

    Buyer’s Guide Search: 200HP 3-5 SEAT, 1500 LBS USEFUL LOAD. ONLY GIVES YOU 150HP / 200HP CHOICE.
    Found 52 Results: 1200+ LBS ARE MARKED. MAX 200HP, COULD BE LESS!
    Design Status Kit Price Cruise Speed Build Time Useful Load Compare

    AeroCanard FG $34,900 205 1400 950

    AeroCanard RG $44,000 210 1700 850

    AeroCanard SB $29,500 200 1500 900

    AeroCanard SX $39,500 205 1400 950

    Aerocat TR $122,000 201 700 1350

    Aerocat TRX $140,000 185 700 1125

    AirCam (Gen 3) $143,780 75 1200 790

    BD-4B $ 190 1500 1250

    BD-4C $29,844 200 1100 1150

    Bearhawk (plans)$ 130 2000 1300

    Breezy R.L.U.-1 $ 80 1500 502

    BushCaddy L160 $24,500 115 1200 1152

    BushCaddy L162 Max $38,943 125 1200 1400

    BushCaddy L164 $33,000 125 1200 1300

    C.P. 1320-Saphire $ 167 3000 885

    C.P. 60 Super Diamant $ 155 3500 755

    Catalina $23,408 75 800 600

    Comp Air 3 $33,391 145 1500 1050

    Comp Air 4 $36,295 155 1000 1200

    Cozy Mark IV $ 185 2500 1000

    Defiant $ 1297

    Dyke Delta JD II $ 180 2500 870

    Four Winds 192 $48,000 200 1240

    FX 300 $

    H-1 Wolf/Wolf $124,900 210 2000 1000

    Harrier $ 100 800 565

    Jabiru J400 $46,900 138 600 820

    Jabiru J430 $46,900 138 600 740

    KIS TR-4 Cruiser $ 165 1200

    L 7 $ 125 4200 600

    Lafayette 4S Revolution $56,228 178 975 934

    Levitation 4 $40,000 120 2000 1132

    Magnum $26,990 130 750 800

    Pelican $19,900 86 1500 993

    Sea Storm Z4 $47,913 144 700 1122

    Sling 4 $36,310 138 1000 1012

    Sling TSi $53,297 167 1400 1014

    Sportsman 2+2 $23,000 124 2800 1120

    SQ-2000 $55,000 215 1200 1000

    STOL CH 801 $24,990 105 750 1050

    STOL CH 801-HD $29,890 105 750 900

    Storm 400 $28,822 170 507 800

    Storm 500 $30,093 172 507 1023

    Supercruiser $47,000 115 1200 1200

    Tundra $50,766 118 1000 1075

    Velocity Elite RG $51,450 210 1700 1000

    Velocity SE-FG $33,000 184 1600 1000

    Velocity SE-RG $42,000 200 1800 1000

    Velocity SUV $49,250 175 1500 1015

    Velocity V-Twin $110,000 207 1200 1200

    Wichawk $ 127 2000 720

    Zodiac CH 640 $38,990 150 1250 1053
     
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  2. Dec 5, 2019 #62

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    Buyer’s Guide Search 150 HP 3-5 SEAT, 1300 LBS USEFUL LOAD.
    Found 15 Results:

    Design Status Kit Price Cruise Speed Build Time Useful Load Compare

    AirCam (Gen 3) $143,780 75 1200 790

    Breezy R.L.U.-1 $ 80 1500 502

    C.P. 1320-Saphire $ 167 3000 885

    C.P. 60 Super Diamant $ 155 3500 755

    Catalina $23,408 75 800 600

    FX 300 $

    H-1 Wolf/Wolf $124,900 210 2000 1000

    Harrier $ 100 800 565

    Jabiru J400 $46,900 138 600 820

    Jabiru J430 $46,900 138 600 740

    Lafayette 4S Revolution $56,228 178 975 934

    Pelican $19,900 86 1500 993

    Sling 4 $36,310 138 1000 1012

    Sling TSi $53,297 167 1400 1014

    Sportsman 2+2 $23,000 124 2800 1120
     
  3. Dec 5, 2019 #63

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    These BUSH CADDY's L160 - L164 look hard to beat! L-164 has the Highest Useful Load.

    L-160 MTOW 2250 lbs = 1020.6 kg / 10 kg = 102.1 kw = 136.9 hp. They say 125 hp to 180 hp.

    L-164 MTOW 2650 lbs = 1202.0 kg / 10 kg = 122.2 kw = 163.9 hp. They say 160 hp to 250 hp.

    BUSH CADDY L160 - 1.jpg BUSH CADDY L160 - 2.jpg BUSH CADDY L164 - 1.jpg BUSH CADDY L164 - 2.jpg
     
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  4. Dec 5, 2019 #64

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    BD-4C is the answer you are looking for.

    Make sure you get the C varient

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