Re: clearance

Jim Patillo

ZZzzzzzzzzzz....... I run a 60/72 Catto Prop.
Tailwheel first landing from the beginning, hopefully mains after that. Same prop since 2001. No issues. 

N46JP Q200

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Subject: Re: [Q-List] clearance
            Im not qualified to answer but 3 inch Prop /Gnd clearance
Doesn't sound  enough ! .. The Flying Q guys are asleep on this one !? ..
Seeing the Exhaust coming out of the Cowling is looking like things are
getting Serious ; )
You let me know on another List that you were intending the use SDS for
Engine management . I was hoping to use the OEM Soob ecu .. anyway long
story short i have 'left' that effort ... !!  ... and have now installed a
SDS ecu .. Gnd running seems good  .. and if weather is ok will be test
Flying it this wkend  .

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Subject: [Q-List] clearance

>  What are we looking for in prop to ground clearance?.  Does the Q do a
> flair on landing or does it stay relativley flat?
>  With the water line level I have three inch clearance with a 58 inch
> prop. I can cut it down no problem if need be.
> thanks -----------  Chris

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