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Old Dec 02, 2011, 02:40 PM
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DX5e fatal flaw- PM me!!!!
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Originally Posted by jkettu View Post
That thing was designed as a space re-entry vehicle and has nothing to do with a glider. I would be surprised if it's L/D is more than 3:1. In other words, it will drop like a controlled brick.
If nothing else, those teach you how to fly high-alpha!



Check out the angle on the pitot probe- I assume it's bent to be horizontal during level flight.


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