Nigel Hawes' 45" span Tucano has been voted for as the subject for the 2013 Mass Build.

The plan and canopy can be purchased from the RCM&E Plans Service at a special 'Mass Build price' for both plan and canopy.

The plan and build article was published in the May and June 2003 issues of RCM&E. Pt.1 (May) covered the build and Pt.2 (June) looked at the power system installation and flying aspects. You can download all the page PDFs by clicking on the links below.

May 2003

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.1 build article page 1.

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.1 build article page 2.

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.1 build article page 3.

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.1 build article page 4.

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.1 build article page 5.
 
June 2003

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.2 build article page 1.

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.2 build article page 2.

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.2 build article page 3.

Click here for the Tucano plan Pt.2 build article page 4.

 
  • Build sequence photos can also be found on Nigel's website but please note that Nigel no longer produces kits.