Polish Pegaz twin boom ultra light aircraft

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Hi,

the Polish T. Chylinski designed the Pegaz,a twin boom pusher
ultra light aircraft project,it was powered by one 125 hp M-11
radial engine.
http://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1950/1950%20-%200030.html?search=polish%20pegaz%20aircraft
 

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Nice find as always Hesham!

Pegaz was a postwar motor-glider (designed 1946/1947).

I believe that the powerplant shown is a Gad 495cc horizontally-opposed motorcycle engine.

According to Wiki, "The motor used in “Pegaz” was designed by designer Stanisław Gajecki" (I suspect that they meant Stefan Gajęcki of Gad). Perhaps the M-11 radial was intended for production aircraft?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tadeusz_Chyli%C5%84ski
 

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Hi,

http://www.samolotypolskie.pl/samoloty/1251/78/H-W-L
 

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And from Le Fana.
 

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Mods: Perhaps this thread should be moved to Postwar Aircraft Projects ?
 

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Apophenia said:
Mods: Perhaps this thread should be moved to Postwar Aircraft Projects ?

Indeed, thanks for the clue !
Not everything with a prop is pre-war ... ;)
 

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