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Bambi Bucket Selector

Helicopter Gross Weight Limit
Weights and performance data must be obtained from approved aircraft flight manual and approved weight and balance data. Attention should be given typical temperatures and altitudes of operation The Interagency Helicopter Operations guide recommends a typical mission be calculated at a pressure altitude of 5000 Ft. at 30 degrees C.
Helicopter Equipped Weight
Empty weight as listed in the weight and balance data plus the weight of lubricants unusable fuel and onboard equipment
Crew Weight
The Interagency Helicopter Operations guide recommends 200 lbs. per crew member
Fuel Weight
The Interagency Helicopter Operations guide recommends 2.0 hours fuel on board at 7 lbs. per US gallon.
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Allowable Load

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Bucket Weight
with Water
Required Gross
Weight Limit
Bucket Weight
with Water
Required Gross
Weight Limit
Bucket Weight
with Water
Required Gross
Weight Limit
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90%
80%
70%