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Old 11 January 2007, 18:30   #1
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Flaps!

I finally managed to get a pic of the flappy thing over my flooding hull for those that wanted to see it.
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Old 12 January 2007, 15:11   #2
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Looks simple enough.
How long does it take to settle/flood?

I concidered something similar but would probably leave a small hole, say 1-2", to allow it to flood within a minute of coming off the plane.
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Old 12 January 2007, 17:51   #3
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It probably takes 20 seconds or so for it to flood rather than immediately.

Enough to stop it refilling during sharp turns etc.
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