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Nov 04, 2017, 11:45 AM
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Are all those wing panels necessary?


Just kidding of course, but the following video says something of the efficiency of modern model sailplanes and the pilot's competency.

NO FAKE, Flying with a half wing leftside, Quintus glider with 9 meter wingspan (4 min 13 sec)
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Nov 04, 2017, 12:37 PM
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I saw that a few days ago. Very impressive but he'll have learned to make sure the tips are taped on I bet!
Nov 04, 2017, 10:55 PM
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You mean DB-9 connectors are not enough?
Nov 12, 2017, 03:09 AM
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Originally Posted by jgallacher
You mean DB-9 connectors are not enough?
Yes! Itīs absolutely necessary to fix wings and panels with tape. First reason is security, second is to prevent against any pressure compensation.

/Bernd
Nov 12, 2017, 11:30 AM
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Originally Posted by Bernd Brunner
Yes! Itīs absolutely necessary to fix wings and panels with tape. First reason is security, second is to prevent against any pressure compensation.

/Bernd
Erm, I think JG knows this.. no sarcasm emoji..


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