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Old Oct 09, 2012, 12:42 PM
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Originally Posted by SilentPilot View Post
Yeah I understand the concept, just thought it might be worth a try!
The full scale Mossie didn't have counter rotating props...I'm sure that HH tested the model of the Mossie extensively and found that counter rotating props were needed...As far as I know---The HH Mossie is the only micro model in their line with a reversed motor...I'm betting that they wouldn't have gone to the trouble with a special motor if it wasn't necessary for good flying qualities...Especially at takeoff...Can you immagine how hard full scale Mossie pilots had to stand on the rudder?!?!???!!!!...

Maybe hand launching this model at less than full throttle with non-counter rotating props the P-factor wouldn't be much of an issue---But those that like to take off with the landing gear I would think that the plane would be a real handfull on takeoff...I know that my Mossie is very easy to take off with counter rotating props...

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Last edited by Kevin Greene; Oct 09, 2012 at 12:49 PM.
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