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  1. canardlover liked Scheny's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    I am pretty confident that Peter used the calculated L/D coming out of the program. When I first designed the Beast One, I got...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:28 PM
  2. canardlover liked Marc Zeitlin's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    Since a Long-EZ has an L/D of about 15:1, and a COZY MKIV has an L/D of about 12 - 13:1, and a Velocity is about the same or a bit...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:27 PM
  3. canardlover liked BBerson's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    Making " something else" lighter assumes you didn't already get it as light as possible. I am starting all the major parts at the same...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:26 PM
  4. canardlover liked pictsidhe's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    A girlfriend's 12 year old son once asked me: "How do you know so much?" "I've never stopped learning" was my reply. Nobody knows...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:24 PM
  5. canardlover liked BBerson's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    It is a hard choice to throw out an overweight aircraft. But not much other choice. I built an an overweight prototype... so I have some...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:24 PM
  6. canardlover replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    The programs " Lackeys" are far more competent than most of the critics here on this thread( no insult intended). However the IT guy...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 3:30 PM
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