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Barney Stinson - Evil laughter
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Flight in Stinson V77 Reliant (AT-19) "Gull Wing" 30th West Coast Cub Fly-In at Lompoc Airport CA.
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GoPro Flight in Stinson V77 Reliant (AT-19) "Gull Wing" 30th West Coast Cub Fly-In at Lompoc Airport
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First Air Commando Stinson L-5 plane performs an aerial message pickup in Central...HD Stock Footage
First Air Commando Stinson L-5 plane performs an aerial message pickup in Central...HD Stock Footage
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Bondyem nan fidel
Bondyem nan fidel
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WOTX 2012 - Stinson L-5 Sentinel, Jason Correro
WOTX 2012 - Stinson L-5 Sentinel, Jason Correro
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Glider Take-off ✈ Stinson L-5 tow plane
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1947 Consolidated Vultee L-13 departing KOSH
1947 Consolidated Vultee L-13 departing KOSH
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Mt. Zion Kalamazoo "I Am God" 3-3-13
Mt. Zion Kalamazoo "I Am God" 3-3-13
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Lt Col William R. Duncan USMC L-5 flight video
Lt Col William R. Duncan USMC L-5 flight video
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Mt. Zion Kalamazoo "Jesus At The Center"  2-10-13
Mt. Zion Kalamazoo "Jesus At The Center" 2-10-13
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Motorcycle Ride: Stinson Beach to Marin Headlands
Motorcycle Ride: Stinson Beach to Marin Headlands
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Mt. Zion Kalamazoo "Great God Great Vision.." 3-10-13
Mt. Zion Kalamazoo "Great God Great Vision.." 3-10-13
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Barney Stinson - Challenge Accepted
Barney Stinson - Challenge Accepted
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Barney Stinson vs Sheldon Cooper. Épicas Batallas de Rap del Frikismo | Keyblade ft. SoRa
Barney Stinson vs Sheldon Cooper. Épicas Batallas de Rap del Frikismo | Keyblade ft. SoRa
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Teaser: Soirée Bodéga le 25.01.2014 @ La Ferme Discothèque !
Teaser: Soirée Bodéga le 25.01.2014 @ La Ferme Discothèque !
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La Cochonne Rit - Teaser
La Cochonne Rit - Teaser
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Brotulid: G.E. Stinson, Steuart Liebig, Andrew Pask (R to L)
Brotulid: G.E. Stinson, Steuart Liebig, Andrew Pask (R to L)
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Stinson L.5 decollo
Stinson L.5 decollo
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Projet stinson
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How I Met Your Mother Season 05 Episode 12   Girls Versus Suits Suits Song
How I Met Your Mother Season 05 Episode 12 Girls Versus Suits Suits Song
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George Marrett 1945 Stinson L-5E Touch & Go Paso Robles Estrella Warbird
George Marrett 1945 Stinson L-5E Touch & Go Paso Robles Estrella Warbird
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Flug mit Stinson L-5
Flug mit Stinson L-5
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Stinson L5 Sentinel
Stinson L5 Sentinel
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In the Flow
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Record win for Canadian Steve Stinson on Lake Okeechobee
Record win for Canadian Steve Stinson on Lake Okeechobee
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Barney Stinson BEST TOP TEN quotes - How I Met Your Mother
Barney Stinson BEST TOP TEN quotes - How I Met Your Mother
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Bon Jovi - You give love a bad name - lyrics
Bon Jovi - You give love a bad name - lyrics
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American Horror Story: Freak Show 4x11 Promo "Magical Thinking"
American Horror Story: Freak Show 4x11 Promo "Magical Thinking"
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Dwarf galaxy formation by hydrodynamical SPH simulations
Dwarf galaxy formation by hydrodynamical SPH simulations
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Nostalgieflugtag Meiringen mit der Tante Ju, 19. Mai 2012
Nostalgieflugtag Meiringen mit der Tante Ju, 19. Mai 2012
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FIFA 13- Ultimate Team The Beginning | ft. SkillingHD
FIFA 13- Ultimate Team The Beginning | ft. SkillingHD
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FIFA 13| Road to Ultimate Glory| Ep. 2 Online Gold Cup
FIFA 13| Road to Ultimate Glory| Ep. 2 Online Gold Cup
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Guns N' Roses live at Rock in Rio III, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2001 (2nd part) - full show (pro-shot)
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SICK STANDOFF DISTANCE HIT MARKER!
SICK STANDOFF DISTANCE HIT MARKER!
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Super slow motion #2 - Tailwhip to barspin
Super slow motion #2 - Tailwhip to barspin
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INSANE 6 MAN ON SCREEN! [QUAD FEED AND TRIPLE!]
INSANE 6 MAN ON SCREEN! [QUAD FEED AND TRIPLE!]
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INSANE M21 KILLCAM OFF PLANE !!!!!
INSANE M21 KILLCAM OFF PLANE !!!!!
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Jason Mraz - I'm Yours [Official Music Video]
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"This Year" - Mike Stinson
"This Year" - Mike Stinson
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JP Stinson @Open Mic sauvage à Lyon / S-Crew
JP Stinson @Open Mic sauvage à Lyon / S-Crew
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Barney Stinson - Nursery Rhymes (GNB)
Barney Stinson - Nursery Rhymes (GNB)
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L-13 Grasshopper
Convair L-13.jpg
Note the windows in the roof giving excellent field of vision
Role Observation and Utility Aircraft
Manufacturer Stinson Aircraft Company
First flight 1945
Introduction 1947
Primary users United States Air Force
United States Army
Number built 302

The Stinson L-13 (sometimes known as the Grasshopper, like other aircraft of its type) was a US military utility aircraft first flown in 1945. Developed when Stinson was a subsidiary of Consolidated Vultee, rights to it were not included in the 1948 sale of Stinson to Piper. Mass production was therefore undertaken by Convair, which built some 300 of them.

It was a conventional high-wing tailwheel monoplane used for observation, liaison, and air ambulance duties. Following their military service, some were converted for civil bush flying use, fitting a radial engine by Acme Aircraft Company as the Centaur, while others underwent similar conversions by Caribbean Traders Inc, as the Husky.[1]

Variants[edit]

XL-13
Prototype aircraft, powered by 245 hp (183 kW) Franklin O-425-6 engine. Two built.[2]
L-13A
Production aircraft, powered by 250 hp (187 kW) O-452-9 engine. 300 built.[2]
L-13B
Conversion of L-13A for cold weather operation, capable of operating from wheels, skis or floats. 28 converted.[3][4]
Acme Centaur 101
Conversion of L-13 as six-seat bush aircraft. Powered by 300 hp (224 kW) Lycoming R-680-E3.[1]
Acme Centaur 102
Similar to Acme Centaur 101, with Jacobs R-755-A2 radial.[1]
L-13A converted to Caribbean Traders Husky III standard with a 450 h.p. P&W R-975 engine
Caribbean Traders Husky I
Civil conversion of L-13A. Retained O-425 engine.[1][5]
Caribbean Traders Husky II
Civil conversion of L-13A. Powered by 300 hp R-680-13 engine on modified engine mount capable of swinging out for easy maintenance.[1][5]
Caribbean Traders Husky III
Similar to Husky II, but powered by 450 hp (338 kW) Pratt & Whitney R-975-7 radial engine.[1][5]

Operators[edit]

 United States

Specifications (L-13A)[edit]

Data from General Dynamics Aircraft and their Predecessors [7]

General characteristics

  • Crew: one
  • Capacity: two passengers
  • Length: 31 ft 9 in (9.68 m)
  • Wingspan: 40 ft 5½ in (12.33 m)
  • Height: 8 ft 5 in (2.57 m)
  • Wing area: 270 sq ft (25.1 m²)
  • Empty weight: 2,070 lb (941 kg)
  • Loaded weight: 3,185lb (1,448 kg)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Franklin O-425-9 air-cooled flat-six piston engine, 250 hp (187 kW)

Performance

See also[edit]

Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Wegg 1990, pp. 180-181.
  2. ^ a b Wegg 1990, p.180.
  3. ^ Harding 1990, p.92.
  4. ^ Swanborough and Bowers 1963, p.489.
  5. ^ a b c Flight 9 September 1955, p.466.
  6. ^ Harding 1990, pp. 91-92.
  7. ^ Wegg 1990, p.182.

References[edit]

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