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Old Jul 14, 2012, 09:51 PM
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Dronkey: Do you have some thin plastic covering over the holes in the wing, or are those just great big holes?

If they are open, seems like you've lost a LOT of wing area and lift ???
Just great big holes! The roll rate improved dramatically and while I thought I was going to lose a lot of lift, I think that because the center of the wing between the vertical stabs was left intact, I lost next to nothing in the way of lift.

I also hit another wing Thursday night on the side of my wing and thought it would dent it badly or rip through and it barely showed a wrinkle and that was with no support. I guess I wont bother adding any (I had previously planned to put some skewers through it...the ones you buy for kebabs; also those are what i have pinning the vertical stabs to the wing and they work fantastic).

Had the plane not flown just as well, if not better, I had planned to cover the holes with clear tape or something of the like, but its not necessary.
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