Originally Posted by RV8JD
Only in the Aerobatic Gross Weight. The so-called "Dash 1" wing came about later to make the RV-8 and RV-7 wings more common. This commonality results in a 50 pound increase in the Aerobatic Gross Weight (from 1550 to 1600 pounds), but offers no increase in the Max Gross Weight (1800 pounds).
I stand corrected. This morning I was thinking about my reply above and came back to correct the GW comment. - Thanks Carl!
RV-9 (Yes, it's a dragon tail)
O-360 w/ dual P-mags
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Last edited by N941WR : 01-22-2018 at 06:34 AM.