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Old 02-11-2012, 05:03 PM   #1
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OK, my S1C lower butt ribs (#1) are curved upwards quite a bit to flow with the bottom of the fuselage. On the Steen Aerolab plans they do not show this upward curve. Anyone know why? Lots of inconsistancies with the Steen plans vs original plans.



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Old 02-11-2012, 05:35 PM   #2
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My best guess would be the wing root fairings are easier to make if the longeron is at the same height as the TE of the wing. I'd rather make a fancier fairing and simpler ribs.



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Old 02-11-2012, 07:01 PM   #3
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Yeah, I'm with you on that one!!

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Could anyone please post some pics of their uncovered "C" wings? I'm trying to solve somemysteriesdue to inconsistencies in the Steen plans particularly regarding compression ribs.


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Old 02-26-2012, 12:32 AM   #5
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A friend has an old set of "C" wings so here are a few pics.
Yes, I am answering my own question and yes, these wings are junk...



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