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Old 10-26-2018, 07:20 PM
Northernliving Northernliving is offline
 
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Originally Posted by N941WR View Post
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.

https://generalaviationnews.com/2016...-consequences/
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