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Old Sep 06, 2009, 08:56 AM
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Rutan 74 Defiant

Hi guys,im a new thread from ballarat in Aussie,did anyone ever come up with a balance point of the RUTAN 74 DEFIANT 40to46 size model canard,the big day approaches and from pastthreads there seems to be a concern,any help would be nice
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Old Sep 06, 2009, 03:39 PM
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Hi Maybe go to the main forum, I beleive there is a canard section somewhere there.

I did a check for you and this is what I found "the instructions say the c of g should be 105mm/4in from leading edge of wing"

Hope this helps.

Gary
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Old Sep 06, 2009, 03:41 PM
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Hi

Another guy says that he had his set 1" from the Leading adge and it was still twitchy.
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Old Sep 06, 2009, 03:44 PM
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try this to check, http://adamone.rchomepage.com/cg_canard.htm
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many thanks
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