Links to Hummel Projects, Suppliers and ultralight
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Photos of Homebuilders
webpage provides links to websites of interest to builders of the
Hummel aircraft including :
- Hummel Aircraft - the source
of the plans, parts, kits and engines
- Other builders
- Suppliers of materials and
- Safety information
Snyder A Blog by a builder
of the UltraCruiser. Lots of images of construction; plus, hours
expended building each item.
Lengthy text accompanies photos describing the steps required.
Over 6000 images and brief description for builders
by Bruce King, BK Fliers LLC
Also, see the Air
& Space magazine article which includes Bruce Kings BK1
"... 2004, BRUCE KING of San Antonio, Texas, built his BK1 prototype
for only $6,800"
Modified to fit a 6 foot, 4 inch pilot at 240 pounds.
Bird N88BK Build Log for a Hummel Bird. Slide
show Photo 1 of 295 ... or, Photo
index 39 rows of 8 photos.
Fliers LLC - BK1 - N988BK
Here is another version built for larger pilots: Build
This Plane for $6800
... Bruce King's project ... the BK1. Thousands of photos.
Builders on Hummel's webpage:
Mr. Fujita ... UltraCruiser
4 photos start through
Ulma ... UltraCruiser
Works in Progress, 13 photos
Used an excellent list created by
Charles Snyder, a builder of the UltraCruiser
by Chris Heintz
Sample: Start hole by placing
point of drill on marked
centerlines. With the fingers, turn the chuck until an indentation is
Do not let the drill spin in the hole any
longer than necessary. ... see Drilling
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