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Pompui
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Express L/D

Post by Pompui » Tue Feb 15, 2011 11:42 am

I couldn't find specs on the Express L/D or Min sink. How much soaring performance do you give up by going with 12 m wings?

Johan Nortje
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Re: Express L/D

Post by Johan Nortje » Thu Feb 17, 2011 7:09 pm

I measure the glide ratio of my Express a few times during calm weather and come up with figures between 22:1 and 24:1 engin off and propeller feathered.

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PeterB
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Re: Express L/D

Post by PeterB » Mon Feb 21, 2011 4:18 pm

Are you coming to Tanqua in May Johan

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