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Old 01-05-2013, 08:12 AM   #4086
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Originally Posted by fz6kd7 View Post
Since there are a lot of pilots etc.. here

Why is the biplane design not used more in aviation?

Seem the added lift would be better to have ( and they just look cool )
More efficient airfoils that work better at higher speed. They are great a very low speed, but the drag created limits higher speed flight. (simple answer)

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Originally Posted by bgoodsoil View Post
Cavemen must've designed them shortly after inventing the wheel.
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