Aircraft Photo of BGA3277 | Jacobs Hol's der Teufel | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:BGA3277
Aircraft Original Type:Jacobs Hol's der Teufel
Aircraft Generic Type:Jacobs Hol's der Teufel
Aircraft Version:Jacobs Hol's der Teufel
C/n (msn):None issued
Location
City / Airport:WasserkuppeMap
Country:Germany
Airport Codes:ICAO: EDER   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Deutsches Segelflugmuseum mit Modellflug
 
Photo Date:15 July 2015
Photo by:Peter VercruijsseContact
Photo ID: 31
Photographer's Remark

BGA3277 registered Mar-1990, later to Deutsches Segelflugmuseum. The construction plans for this glider were published by Hans Jacobs in a 1932 book and quite a few were built. This one was built by Mike L Beach in the UK in 1990 and flew well. Also Schleicher built a similar model but with a number of differences. Both were developed from the 1923 Lippisch Djävlar Annama. Djävlar Annama is a curse used often by Swedish workers in the Lippisch workshop when the hammer landed on their fingers. Hol's der Teufel is a rough translation of that

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