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Flapping in action

Unread post by cage » Mon Jun 24, 2019 2:38 pm

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Re: Flapping in action

Unread post by Chopper One » Thu Jun 27, 2019 4:18 pm

Looks like a BK117 with a rigid rotorhead. The dynamics of the cycle still amazes me. There is also movement along the blade itself. Could this be because there is no flapping hinge?
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