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Old 05-31-2016, 06:00 AM
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Originally Posted by mclarkson View Post
Interesting. So ... less sweep would be better? If airfoil choice is a problem what, exactly, is the problem? Too fat?
No. less sweep would make the need to use a genuine reflexed airfoil greater. Sweep is generally your friend on flying wings but you need to combine it with twist and a suitable airfoil. To be honest the airfoil you are using is close to the worse imaginable for a flying wing, that's the root of the problem.

Read the links on my last post to Prof Hepperle's web site.
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