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SO YOU WANT TO SCRATCHBUILD A FORWARD SWEPT PLANE

Wildthing

Well-known member
#2
I did a forward swept airfoil wing but in relation to the horizontal I had to give the main wing about a 2 degree angle of attack to it to make it fly good . Even just doing glide tests it wanted to nose dive on me.
 

L Edge

Well-known member
#3
I did a forward swept airfoil wing but in relation to the horizontal I had to give the main wing about a 2 degree angle of attack to it to make it fly good . Even just doing glide tests it wanted to nose dive on me.
I ended up moving the canard forward about 2 " to get it to balance properly.