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Old 09-25-2007, 09:30 AM
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Default VTOL canard pikkie

Anybody know anything about this widget? There is a suggestion of a t-tail so it is only 'sorta' a canard...

Fixed & spatted main gear looks interesting. The canopy is set a long way behind the strakes, would be a challenge to get into it, (if you were game).
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Old 09-25-2007, 09:40 AM
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MMMM - nice radius on the wing tips - wonder how they tuft
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Old 09-25-2007, 11:49 PM
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Default Re: VTOL canard pikkie

Originally Posted by Spodman View Post
a suggestion of a t-tail so it is only 'sorta' a canard...
Hey, three-surface designs, especially, with small H-stabs, are sorta honourary canards, aren't they??
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Old 09-26-2007, 12:53 PM
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Default Re: VTOL canard pikkie

I'm more curious about the powerplant(s). There doesn't seem to be a lot of space for horsepower or large fuel tanks. The overall design intrigues me though.
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