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Old Sep 20, 2012, 04:18 AM
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felling my creation doesnt have enough power


After finish building my Enterprise-A (acording to all my data it should fly with a 4 to 1 thrust ratio ) but with my design may or may not float in the air, question has any one ever put a kit wing above an air craft to test out how the motors will have the will efect it in the air

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( I think I may have to much drag and not enough lift most likly need nore power to make it work with out the extra kite delta wing)

Should I just try it with out the extra wing or should I put on the kite wing to get it air born


PS I want so much this to be airborn but have limited amount of funds

Dave
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Old Sep 20, 2012, 11:58 AM
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A picture or two might help.
Old Sep 20, 2012, 05:57 PM
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request for picyure to ilistrate the idea


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Originally Posted by djacob7 View Post
A picture or two might help.

Kind of like an ultra lite

simulare to the picture below with the kite wing above and attached to the Enterprise- A


if any more questions please ask or any and all comments are apreciated




Thanks again Dave
Old Sep 21, 2012, 12:27 AM
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Do you mean by 4 to 1 thrust ratio that you have 4 times more thrust than the weight of the plane? If so, drag should not be a problem at all. 4 to 1 is highly unusual; usually a 1 to 1 ratio is more than enough.


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