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Canard trailing edge a bit short

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While working on the bottom surface of my canard, I've discovered that the trailing edge is about 1/16" too short, according to the Canard Bottom Contour Checking Template. Should I...

 

(1) Repair the canard TE to extend it.

(2) Leave the canard TE short but install the elevators forward by 1/16" so their position relative to the canard TE is correct.

(3) Don't worry about it. Proceed per plans.

 

 

Joe Polenek

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While working on the bottom surface of my canard, I've discovered that the trailing edge is about 1/16" too short, according to the Canard Bottom Contour Checking Template. Should I...

 

(1) Repair the canard TE to extend it.

(2) Leave the canard TE short but install the elevators forward by 1/16" so their position relative to the canard TE is correct.

(3) Don't worry about it. Proceed per plans.

 

 

Joe Polenek

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Joe:

 

On my canard to get full travel I might have to sand off 1/16" or more to get my full up elevator. I vote for #3 STeve building on

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