Bell 407 limitations cheat sheet

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Bell 407 limitations cheat sheet

Unread post by rotorbug » Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:27 pm

I put this 407 limitations cheat sheet together. Download and use as you wish.
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Re: Bell 407 limitations cheat sheet

Unread post by NunoCarreira » Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:30 pm

Thanks Rotorbug!
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Re: Bell 407 limitations cheat sheet

Unread post by csparksfly » Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:13 pm

rotorbug, have you been "converted" recently ? :lol:
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Re: Bell 407 limitations cheat sheet

Unread post by cage » Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:27 pm

Except max cruise is 133kts and you really want to keep it a smidge under 70% torque and 700C if you want the important bits to last.
I have all the current FM's in PDF if anyone needs.
Limitations are interesting but shouldn't be aspirational.

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