Rudder aligment

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Eastward
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Rudder aligment

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I have a question:

When aligning rudders (airfoil style) is it best to align them parallel, toed in or toed out?

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John Fenner
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Re: Rudder aligment

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Parallel
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Re: Rudder aligment

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Parallel, spacing matters too.


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