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Old Dec 07, 2012, 04:11 PM
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Originally Posted by bogbeagle View Post
I wonder whether it was possible to balance those rotary engines? Did they shake and thrash about?
I don't know. The ones I've seen flying at Old Warden seemed to be working perfectly, and they are supported on just the one overhung bearing aren't they? If there was imbalance, as you say, they'd just fall apart
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