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Old Feb 05, 2013, 08:29 AM
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F2D combat planes are using carbon fibre trailing edge. Then kevlar cord (I think) is wrapped around the rib and over the leading and trailing edge. I think the wood trailing edge is a little better in a crash and maybe a bit lighter, but that is what is used now. They are pretty tough still.
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