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Old 10-14-2021, 05:19 PM
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Default Bottom cowl

Originally Posted by John Tierney View Post

The A models need a longer slot than you think. The bottom cowl needs to drop down to clear the prop and front baffle ramps before you can move the bottom cowl forward.
Don't fix that slot until after you have your baffles done. It could be covered by your nose gear-to-bottom cowl fairing, which you can buy or make.
Thanks. I see some stuff on the drawing. Looks like some sort of removable panel to help clear the nose gear.
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