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Old Feb 10, 2002, 10:37 AM
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right thrust &down thrust Questions

Does everybody incorperate this into a plane? i'm scratch building from plans and i talk to the designer of the plans.He told me that there was none set in at all(right thrust or down thrust) Should i put it in?thats the question.The plane is a Fokker Universal.high wing monoplane.thanxs for any imput stefanP

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Old Feb 10, 2002, 10:49 AM
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High wing planes normally need a little downthrust, especially if the wing is much higher than the thrustline. Right thrust is probably not so imprtant, unless you plan to swing a large prop.
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Old Feb 10, 2002, 11:10 AM
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dave i plan on useing a 13/10 apc prop.i have 936 sq.in. of wing area.stefanP
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