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Rudder use

Postby 3WE » Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:03 pm

Are too many pilots making excessive, inappropriate rudder oscillations?
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Re: Rudder use

Postby flyboy2548m » Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:29 pm

Are too many pilots making excessive, inappropriate rudder oscillations?
I have no data to support such an assertion.
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Re: Rudder use

Postby elaw » Tue Oct 23, 2018 9:09 pm

IMHO people are taking this rudder-reversal business a little too seriously, and/or are not understanding the subtleties of the concept.

I'm pretty sure on most airplanes, if the rudder is pushed to one side, you are not forbidden to push it in the other direction from that time until the plane reaches the end of its service life. :mrgreen:
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Re: Rudder use

Postby elaw » Tue Oct 23, 2018 9:10 pm

(Envisions planes with placards on the instrument panel stating "Only left rudder permitted" and "Only right rudder permitted")

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Re: Rudder use

Postby 3WE » Wed Oct 24, 2018 1:41 am

Repeating from there, I suspect that rudder inputs are generally significantly correlated with the need for yaw adjustments.
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Re: Rudder use

Postby flyboy2548m » Thu Oct 25, 2018 1:08 am

IMHO people are taking this rudder-reversal business a little too seriously, and/or are not understanding the subtleties of the concept.
If only this were the only concept in regards to which there is such a lack of understanding.
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Re: Rudder use

Postby 3WE » Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:33 pm

If only this were the only concept in regards to which there is such a lack of understanding.
You once shared a piece of some sort of QRHFCOMPONHProcedure manual something....

...about crosswind landings.

I recall it said (roughly): "Use rudder as needed to correct for yaw".

May not be word for word, but for ass-hat-parlour-talking????
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Re: Rudder use

Postby flyboy2548m » Fri Oct 26, 2018 3:38 pm

If only this were the only concept in regards to which there is such a lack of understanding.
You once shared a piece of some sort of QRHFCOMPONHProcedure manual something....

...about crosswind landings.

I recall it said (roughly): "Use rudder as needed to correct for yaw".

May not be word for word, but for ass-hat-parlour-talking????
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