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From: "Clif Lowry" <CLOWRY@...>
Date: Saturday, August 26, 2006 12:44 AM
Subject: RE: [BugHLG] Re: Correct V-Tail Operation
Thanks to both of you for the help. It would have been "real" interesting if I hadn't asked! Clif -----Original Message----- From: BugHLG@yahoogroups.com [mailto:BugHLG@yahoogroups.com]On Behalf Of Gustavo Exel Sent: Friday, August 25, 2006 12:43 PM To: BugHLG@yahoogroups.com Subject: Re: [BugHLG] Re: Correct V-Tail Operation That way of looking at it which Jim used is the easiest: - for rudder think of the surfaces as if both were rotated to vertical... - for elevator rotate them to horizontal. Anyay, using that up/down parlance, right rudder means left goes up and right goes down, opposite from what you wrote, Cliff. Gustavo Jim Selikoff escreveu: >They both go right for right rudder. >--- In BugHLG@yahoogroups.com, "clockman67" <CLOWRY@...> wrote: >> This is probably pretty basic, but I can't find any verification. If >> I'm viewing the Bug from behind, how should the elevators move for a >> right turn. Left elevator goes down & right goes up? [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]