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by 30knots
Thu Nov 15, 2007 9:45 pm
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Rudder (again i guess)
Replies: 4
Views: 1764

Many Thanks for your reply RF. Although rejected, i am curious to know if there was a proposed actual method of deployment - i.e. weld it to a long I-beam section, lower it from amidships where the pitching effect would be least and secure it somehow, or use it as a form of drag anchor from the ster...
by 30knots
Sun Nov 11, 2007 3:54 pm
Forum: Bismarck General Discussion
Topic: Rudder (again i guess)
Replies: 4
Views: 1764

Rudder (again i guess)

Hi to all. I am new to the forum and have spent some time reading the posts with great interest. Apologies if this has been discussed ad inf... but i'm sure i read somewhere that it was considered to use the large (aft) aircraft hanger door as a 'counter rudder' ......if you know what i mean. Does a...