Pulling a Bee out of the Woods


Usually, we pull up to a hangar and load an airplane up in the hot sun.  But this time, it was a little different.  Over 50 years ago, this airplane was disassembled and put out back with the intent to restore her.  During those 50 years, houses, trees, and even a septic system was built up around her.  Then came Fast Aviation with the challenge of pulling her out unscathed.  A 1947 Republic SeaBee

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I am sure you are wondering where this airplane is…

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She’s all complete and hasn’t been too weathered like you would think.  I was very surprised by the LACK of corrosion.  I spent last night watching videos on youtube of SeaBee’s and I don’t know if I can let this gem go.

 

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  1. Do you know the serial number og registration number of this Seabee!?

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