*The BD-4C, as a 4-place 2400-Lb. gross airplane, currently exceeds the required standards
for the “Normal” FAA certification category. As a 2-place plane, it exceeds the required standards for the “Aerobatic” category. However, this design is not certified, and is intended only for construction and operation as an amateur-built aircraft.
BD-4C Selected Dimensions and Capacities:
Height (tricycle gear):
Fixed tricycle or tail wheel configuration.
51 to 80 gallons
Ultimate G Load Limits*
BD-4C @ 2000 Lb. gross:
Positive 6.3 G, Negative 6.3 G.
BD-4C @ 1400 Lbs. gross:
Positive 9 G, Negative 9 G.
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