I want the following:

Considered and Rejected
The following are airplanes that I considered:

There were a lot of great planes, but in the end, the Cozy really grabbed my attention and held onto it like a thing with big, pointy teeth and strong, strong jaws.  It's fast (200mph), inexpensive to build (airframe might be $15k with smart use of materials), I can build it (it's fiberglass), it seats 4 (well, maybe two adults and two kids), and perhaps most importantly, it looks like a space ship.

Cozy Page - Ben Hallert - - Progress: 4 hours - 0% of estimated 2700 hours construction. - Last updated 4/23/06
All text and original photographs copyright Ben Hallert except where otherwise noted.  Cozy Mk IV is a registered design of Aircraft Spruce and the author makes no claim otherwise.