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Quicksilver E. (5/82). Hybrid. 20hp Cuyuna 215R pusher engine. Length 18.1’, height 9.8’. Wing span 32’, wing area 160 sq/ft. Payload 220 lbs. Cruise speed 34 mph, stall speed 19 mph. Climb rate 450 fpm. Empty weight 195 lbs. Eipper Aircraft. (Jane’s 83-84).

 

 

 

Quicksilver MX Sprint. (U.S.,1981). Comes in single surface wire braced wing, while the Sport model has double surfaced wire braced wings. Steerable nosewheel. Constructed of anodized aluminum bolted tubing. Wing covering is pre-sewn dacron sailcloth envelopes. Length 18', wing span 28', wing area 156 sq/ft. Empty weight 250 lbs. Load factors +5 Gs -3 Gs. Cruise speed 46 mph, stall speed 24 mph. Glide ratio 6.5:1. Assembly time estimated at 30 to 40 hrs. Quicksilver Aircraft, 27495 Diaz Rd., Temecula, CA 92590, 909-676-4883.


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Ragwing 4. Single seat, midwing monoplane reminiscent of the Church Midwing Sport that was a pylon racer. Constructed of wood and covered with dope and fabric. Approximate build time is 400 to 800 hrs. Length 16', height 4.6', wing span 26.6', wing area 117 sq/ft. Empty weight 223 lbs. Payload 270 lbs. 40 hp 2SI tractor engine. Cruise speed 65 mph, stall speed 26 mph and climb rate of 500 fpm. Est. build time 300 hrs. Ragwing Aviation. P.O. Box 39. Tokeena Air Park, Townville, SC 29689, 864-972-5606.


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Rally Sport.
Designed by Bill Adaska as a single seat with pusher engine. Aluminum tube and sailcloth construction. 3-Axis controls. Single surface, wire braced wing. Taildragger landing gear. Length 16.5', height 10.4', wing span 27', wing area 135 sq/ft. Empty weight 248 lbs. Structural limits +6 Gs and -3 Gs. 6. Glide ratio 8:1. Rotec Engineering. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/RotecFlyers/?yguid=75609453.


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Ranger Labahn.
(Aus, 81).Designed by Robert Labahn. Building time 80 hours. Length 15.5', height 7.5'. Wing span 25' and wing area 94 sq/ft. Empty weight 160 lbs and payload 190 lbs. Load factors +5.0 Gs and -2.0 Gs. 15 hp. Robin EC25PS engine. Cruise speed 45 mph and stall speed 24 mph. Labahn.



Ranger.
(No info available).

 


Razmut. (Can., 1976) Designed by Jean St-Germain. Tricycle landing gear and aluminum strut braced wing. Length 18' 4", Height 5' 10". Wing span 23'. Empty weight 380 lbs. 44 hp Kohler K-440 pusher engine. Max. speed 80 mph. Rate of climb 450 ft/min. Centre de Recherches Jean St-Germain.

 

Redwing Blackbird. Designed and built by a bicycle mechanic.


 

 

Resurgam. (Aus.). Originally designed by Gordon Bedson in 1948 and re-emerged in 1982 as a plans design. Single seat, pusher double surface high-wing, monoplane with 3-Axis control system. Front half spruce and plywood with rear half aluminum tubing. Tricycle landing gear. Wing span 28’, wing area 112 sq/ft. Length 18 1/2' and height 8' 6". 30 hp Konig engine. Cruise speed 55 mph, stall speed 30 mph, and rate of climb 460 fpm. Empty weight 205 lbs. Load factor +3.8 Gs.  Gordon Bedson and Assoc.

 



Ridge Runner.
(U.S., 2000). Designed by Stace Schrader who was formerly from Avid, Kitfox, and Sky Raider aircraft companys. Single seat, high-winged, monoplane with three axis control. Strut-braced wing with conventional landing gear. Length 17', height 5' 3", wing span 26' 2" and wing area 99.4 sq/ft. Empty weight 247 lbs. with Rotax 277 engine. Cruise speed 55 mph and stall speed 23 mph. Rate of climb 700 fpm. Rocky Mountain Wings.

 

RK-1. Designed by Robert Kiklo. Three-axis control with full span ailerons. Taildragger. Empty weight 240 lbs. Wing span 26.5’, wing area 151 sq/ft. Length 16’9”. 30 hp Cuyuna 430R engine. Cruise speed 55 mph, stall speed 25 mph. Climb rate 800 fpm. Experimental Aeroplane Works.

 

 

 

Robbins  R-7. High-wing biplane. Uses square aluminum tubing bolted together. Approximately 200 hr. build time. Robbins Enterprises, Staples, MN. http://www.ultralightnews.ca/airventure04/robbins.htm.

 

 

 

Ronair. 20 hp twin Chrysler. High wing monoplane with kingpost and cable bracing. Side mounted joystick. Tricycle landing gear with steerable nosewheel. Double surface wing. Test flown and ready to fly. 3-Axis design. Wing span 34’, wing area 170 sq/ft. Empty weight 180 lbs. Car-toppable. J.M. Fay Mft. Co. Ocean View, NJ.

 

 

 

Rotec.

 



Rouseabout.
(Aus). A composite version of the Resurgam by Gordon Bedson. Information obtained by Alan Clarke of Airstralia. 



Russia One.
(No info available).


Russia Two.
(No info available).

 

Russia Three.
(No info available).



Russia Four. (
No info available).



Russia Five.
Flaglor look-a-like except it has two tractor engines.




Russia 10.
Unknown ultralight.



Russia 20.
Unknown ultralight

 

Russian 30.
Unknown ultralight




Russian 40. Unknown ultralight


 

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