Thread: Glide Ratio?
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Old 06-23-2017, 12:15 AM
alpinelakespilot2000 alpinelakespilot2000 is offline
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8:1 sounds very low for the -9. That's closer to what the short-wing RV's get.

The Cafe Foundation report is probably the best place to start...

They measure it at about 12:1.
Steve M.
Ellensburg WA
RV-9 Flying, 0-320, Catto

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