Monthly Archives: January 2016

  • Flaperons Down

    Posted on 1. January 2016 by Thomas in Recent Posts, Wings.

    Picture shows the flaperons in the Full Flaps down position. Again I got a deflection in the suggested range from Murphy (15 degrees or 3 inches). Looks really great when the flaperons are down on the whole wingspan. I am curious how this will work in flight.

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  • Flaperon deflections

    Posted on 1. January 2016 by Thomas in Recent Posts, Wings.

    Picture shows the flaperon deflections. The deflections are in the range as suggested by Murphy. I measured 3.5 inches up and 3 inches down.  

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  • Flaps Mounted

    Posted on 1. January 2016 by Thomas in Recent Posts, Wings.

    Flaps have been mounted these days. Now the rebel is in principle ready to fly. Of course some fairings are missing. But before we can do the first flight there is of a bunch of documents and tests to be performed. It will take some months to get the “Vorläufige Verkehrszulassung” from our LBA (=german […]

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