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1961 Beechcraft Debonair for sale
Unique opportunity to acquire one of the finest and lowest time Beechcraft Debonairs in Europe.
Beechcraft Debonair CD 377
TTAF 1540 hours.
In Switzerland from1961-2012. No damage history on airframe. Prop strike on tow bar 2003.
Airplane time state
Factory remanufactured IO-470-K from Teledyne Continental motors 2003 with new 3 blade Hartzell “Top prop “ conversion. Time since factory remanufacture IO-470-K is 460 hours (TTSN 1537).
TBO 1500hrs/ 12 years = 1040hrs remaining/”on condition”.
New Slick 6310 mags, cables and sparkplugs 2012 (original Bendix mags saved as reserves).
New exhausts pipes-mufflers and JPI 701 digital engine monitor 2014.
All new hoses firewall forward 2014.
New Rapco vacuum pump 2015.
225Hp @ 2600rpm
Compressions aug 2017:
This engine is not affected by the MSB05-8B / proposed AD !!
The IO-470-K is a magnificent engine with low compression and was made to run on even lower octane fuels (old 80/87 octane). Can use 91UL or 100LL. Runs and sounds beautifully!
New Hartzell 3 blade propeller 2003. Serie FD437 B. PHC-L3YF- 1RF.
460 hours TTSN and 40 hours SMOH april 2016 (Hoffmann).
Woodward Governor replaced with PCU5000 at last annual 2017-08-24.
||New beige interior 2003. New carpets (from SCS interiors) installed.
Dual yoke with “ram horns”. Four place intercom.
Original paint + polished wings and lower fuselage. Two main tanks @ 25 gallons each + two aux tanks @ 10 gallons each. No leaks.
Utility category aeroplane. Empty weight + oil 895kg. MTOW 1360kg.
Noise cert according to ICAO annex 16, volume 1 “this aircraft does not need a noise certificate”. Earlier document “noise class “c”)
Com 1: King KY 196B 8.33kHz
Com 2: KX 175B (COM-NAV)
VOR: King KI 203
Transponder: Garmin GTX 327 with S-mode
GPS: King Skymap III
S-TEC 30 autopilot with alt hold.
New ELT Kannad 406 AF-compact installed 2012.
||Bruce's custom canopy cover. Alpha aviation 3 point jacks can be included in the purchase.
||EASA Registration. In E.U no VAT when sale (transfere) to another E.U. country.
Excellent safety record on the Debonair aircraft!! From 2018 should fall under new air maintenance program ELA 2 (The owner, using a Self-Declared AMP). All AD,s on airframe, motor and propeller complied with.
One of a kind! Very original configuration and flies like a dream. Beechcraft quality and can be flown on 35-40 liters / hour!
All documentation since 1961. Original POH and original owner’s handbook. Original keys (2 pairs).