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Old Oct 10, 2012, 08:49 AM
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setting right thrust

Is there a rule of thumb as to how must right thrust to offset the motors
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Old Oct 10, 2012, 10:31 AM
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I second this question.
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Old Oct 10, 2012, 03:23 PM
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There is no way to calculate it that I'm aware of. About 3 degrees is usually there or thereabouts. Make final adjustment as result of flight testing.
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Old Oct 10, 2012, 05:28 PM
Build straight - Fly twisty
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Or don't use any, and instead rig a 'touch' of right rudder.
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