Thread: Discussion L/D ratio and glide ratios
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Old Sep 09, 2012, 02:38 PM
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Several years ago John Ellias published a polar of his glider as actually measured in dead air with a GPS. Later, Dan Edwards did his own research and during the process verified what John had found. Both reports and comparative polars can be seen on this page.

http://xcsoaring.com/tech.html

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