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Don Bell - "Puma & Mt. Hangklip"
Puma & Mt. Hangklip
Puma & Mt. Hangklip
Sorry but this work has already been sold. may be willing to undertake a commission.
W: 375mm x H: 300mm
Approx. Weight: 0.1kg
This work is unframed
US$ 103 SOLD
About "Puma & Mt. Hangklip"
South African Air Force Westland Puma helicopter No.123 carrying out exercises over Mt. Hangklip, near Queenstown in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. This aircraft is now retired and a static display in the Port Elizabeth SAAF Museum. Crew: 3. Capacity: 16 passengers. Length: 18.15 m (59 ft 6[0xC2BD] in). Rotor diameter: 15.00 m (49 ft 2[0xC2BD] in). Height: 5.14 m (16 ft 10[0xC2BD] in). Disc area: 177.0 m[0xC2B2] (1,905 ft[0xC2B2]). Empty weight: 3,536 kg (7,795 lb). Max takeoff weight: 7,000 kg (15,430 lb). Powerplant: 2[0xC397] Turbom[0xC3A9]ca Turmo IVC turboshafts, 1,175 kW (1,575 hp) each. [0x1] Never exceed speed: 273 km/h (147 knots, 169 mph). Maximum speed: 257 km/h (138 knots, 159 mph). Cruise speed: 248 km/h (134 knots, 154 mph) econ cruise. Range: 580 km (313 nm, 360 mi). Service ceiling: 4,800 m (15,750 ft). Rate of climb: 7.1 m/s (1,400 ft/min). Armament: Guns: Coaxial 7.62 mm (0.30 in) machine guns. Side-firing 20 mm (0.787 in) cannon.
I am a multi-faceted artist and illustrator, Senior Professional Architectural Technologist, former advertising exec and keen photographer. I work in oil, watercolours, charcoal, pencil, pen and mixed-media including digital art. I enjoy all types of subject matter ranging from wildlife, landscapes, seascapes, portraits - across the spectrum to architecture, contemporary art, aviation, ships, trains and still life.
I have participated in exhibitions at the Getaway Show Cape Town, Port Elizabeth St Georges Gallery, De Oude Kraal Luxury Guest Lodge, Grahamstown Arts Festival, Queenstown and EPSAC Port Elizabeth.
Art Matric + private tuition: Andre' Vancoillie & Paul Lavender
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