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Prop Twin Motors

Discussion in 'Airplanes' started by 70sflyer, Sep 30, 2017.

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    CCW or CW for a twin. What is best? I have B25 and F7F Tigercat and there opposite .
     


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    On a twin, it's best to have counter rotating motors so they cancel each other out. Two going in the same direction will cause torque roll.
     
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    So is the best rotation toward the cockpit or away.CCW or CW.
     
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    That part doesn't matter, planes have them both ways IRL.
     
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    Thanks for your help Tony.
     

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