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Old 03-18-2003, 02:52 AM
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Default Plane weight to engine size

You need to first determing what weight you need to balance your plane (range) then you need to select an engine that can produce as much thrust as your plane weights.

Remember, for low wing loadings (gliders and sport aircraft) you can go with less thrust and for performance (aerobatics and pylon racers) you may want to go with a little more thrust