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    Extended leading edge

    What is the purpose of the extended LE past the front spar(4 ins on the Northstar cub)
    I know you will have a truer airfoild but!Is it better for speed or STOL??

    Frenchy

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    It works great!! Slow fast all the above,a small weight penalty.

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    You might look at this thread.

    http://www.supercub.org/phpbb2/viewt...t=5995&start=0

    Bill

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