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Old 03-08-2017, 03:17 PM
ctpaynemd ctpaynemd is offline
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Location: Texarkana, Texas
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Default Single engine Defiant?

I have followed this forum as an observer for many years. Has anyone ever commented on building a single (more HP) engine DEFIANT and using the nose/tail for extra baggage/BRS to adjust for W&B? Just a thought.
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Old 03-08-2017, 03:49 PM
LEZ1675 LEZ1675 is offline
Bill Welter
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Location: Colorado Springs, CO
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Default Re: Single engine Defiant?

The whole purpose of the Defiant was to have two engines. Defiants have very large wings and a huge canard. Why build such a large plane with only one engine, then add weight to get W&B? If you're going to have only one engine, just build a Cozy.
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