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Why are Deltas Fast?

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Old 05-20-2002, 10:17 PM
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Why is it that it seems that most deltas are fast?

I just finished a Force One and put a 20 year old OS 40 FSR on it and it goes like a bat out of hell. I expected a fun odd plane, I got a FUN ODD plane. It is faster than my twin and P51.

Just wonder why?
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Old 05-22-2002, 12:57 PM
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less drag, theres just one LE not two, theres normally less fuz. its all just a matter of frontal area. normally less weight too
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