Originally Posted by N941WR
Both of those are RV-8's. I assumed we were talking about the -6/7/9 since there is no tip-up available for the -8. Completely different airframe with different air loads.
If you do a search on the side-by-side RV's who have left the canopy open, apparently they won't budge with air loads applied.
Appears that the side-by-side sliders can also be opened in flight with not so desirable results.
RV8 Based at ORH - Purchased
RV8 - The Project #83313 - Under Construction
Last edited by Northernliving : 10-26-2018 at 06:29 PM.