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Old Jan 21, 2013, 10:38 AM
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A Piper Cub that I have that was designed to be able to fly with rudder only, is 58" wing and has each wing tip about two inches high.

That span is about twice what you are thinking of so if you were around an inch or so the angle would be pretty close to that.

The Cub wing looks to be somewhere around 7 deg total, so 3.5 deg each wing. Hard to measure the wing with the protractor I have just now, my good one is at work. But if you take half the 58" wing and the two inch rise of the wing tip and do some trig.....
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