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Old Dec 30, 2010, 04:24 PM
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Originally Posted by maguro View Post
.... A positive moment typically requires a positive incidence on the tail of a standard aircraft configuration, or reflex on a flying wing to keep the nose up....
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A positive pitching moment rotates the leading edge down. That's why a tail down force is needed. That's either up elevator or reflex...
OK, but isn't "up" elevator equivalent to negative incidence in the tail of a standard aircraft?
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