Primarily for general aviation discussion, but other aviation topics are also welcome.
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By johncondor
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"Johncondor , Any New Year pressies to share ?"

Following MichaelP's helpful story of the failed elevator gap seal we decided to try fitting a temporary seal. As the gap between the elevator and tail plane is only about an eighth of an inch we did not really expect much effect. How wrong we were. It has transformed the trim handling beyond our wildest dreams and removed a long standing problem.

Next job- to do it properly and remove the fixed trim tab that someone fitted in the dim and distant past.
pilotbarry, kanga, Paul_Sengupta and 3 others liked this
By condor17
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Jc , Brilliant news .
Also great is the power of the 'pooter ..... and thanks to this forum . Tab may have been put on B4 this age of sharing information and ideas .

rgds condor .
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By mikehallam
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This is one excellent exchange - which adult style occurs in spots between other nonsense subjects !

Off subject :- If MichaelP recalls the Redhill Strut and his fleet of a/c ca. 1970's perhaps he'd kindly contact me ?

mikehallam, Jackrell's Farm Airfield
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