Thread: Discussion CG, decalage, and trim
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 11:29 PM
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Originally Posted by cityevader View Post
Slightly different direction...

I have a free flight Multiplex Fox (RC now and only tossed once/"landed" once) whose wing's incidence is notable higher than the stab.
What sorts of flight characteristics will this setup have compared to if/when I adjust the wing down to match the stab?

FWIW, the stab and wing are both up, so the fuselage is a bit nose-down when tail/wing approx level.
That's a good experiment. You will need to move the CG to achieve trimmed flight as you change decalage, and you will end up with different pitch stability. If you try and tell us what you see, it would be invaluable.
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