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Old Nov 22, 2012, 04:44 PM
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plane size

ok guys need just a little help. have built a few foam plane but from plans.i was just wondering if you build a plane from scratch how do you know what size,meaning if your wings are 48 inch wide how do you know how long to build the fus to balance the plane out.
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Old Nov 22, 2012, 04:46 PM
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need help please
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Old Nov 22, 2012, 04:53 PM
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usually the plane is just as long as it is wide,48"wingspan 48"long fuse
basically it is square
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Old Nov 22, 2012, 08:08 PM
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Length of fuse will also determine flight characteristics? Shorter, not as stable, but might tumble easier (Extra?) Longer (similar to wing span) more stable (Yak?).
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