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de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver

2,996 merasmusthewizard  6.0 years ago

Robust and reliable, the Beaver is listed as one of the 10 greatest Canadian inventions. The DHC-2 can go where other planes can't, with a large useful lead and STOL capability. Introduced in 1948, many still serve today, some fitted with floats or turboprops.

2-Strobe/Nav lights
3-Landing Lights


General Characteristics

  • Created On iOS
  • Wingspan 50.0ft (15.3m)
  • Length 30.9ft (9.4m)
  • Height 14.6ft (4.5m)
  • Empty Weight 4,414lbs (2,002kg)
  • Loaded Weight 5,214lbs (2,365kg)


  • Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.191
  • Wing Loading 12.3lbs/ft2 (59.9kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 424.8ft2 (39.5m2)
  • Drag Points 3403


  • Number of Parts 55
  • Control Surfaces 5
  • Performance Cost 281
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    25.2k salisbey

    Nice! I built one of these myself.

    5.8 years ago
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    9,274 jfriss

    @merasmusthewizard oh, ok nice plane tho

    6.0 years ago
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    I forgot to make it a standalone design rather than a challenge successor @jfriss

    6.0 years ago
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    9,274 jfriss

    hi, so i saw your first upload of this today, like uploaded 5 secs ago, looked at it, upvoted it, spotlighted it, and you deleted it, why?

    6.0 years ago