Thread: Tail wing
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Old 04-20-2012, 06:08 PM
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Originally Posted by pepcid View Post
traditional it will have large flaps on the front wings 5 in. by 20 in. wingspan
That's shrunk some.. it was 40" span in your last thread

Anyway, basically unless you have something quite unusual in mind: 'Yes' you need moving surfaces on the tail, they are called elevators.

I think if you want to design your own plane then you need to get your head around some of the basics of airplane design otherwise you are going to be guaranteed disappointment.

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