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by Rudy64
Tue, Sep 16 2014, 08:20 PM
Forum: Quad Line Kites
Topic: N.Y.M. Flutter
Replies: 20
Views: 2436

Re: N.Y.M. Flutter

Just saw this post. I have the same problem with my NYM. I have tried tightening the different combinations of the leading, and trailing edges, but the flutter still remains. And, the flutter can be quite noisy. Do you have any other Revs? I'll be heading up to to Madison this Thursday and it's pos...
by Rudy64
Tue, Sep 16 2014, 07:55 PM
Forum: Quad Line Kites
Topic: N.Y.M. Flutter
Replies: 20
Views: 2436

Re: N.Y.M. Flutter

Mike wrote:interesting...
compare the lengths of the rods that fluttered with the 3 wraps. Are the flutterers shorter?

Just checked. Green race rods are the same length as 3 wraps.
by Rudy64
Tue, Sep 16 2014, 07:33 PM
Forum: Quad Line Kites
Topic: N.Y.M. Flutter
Replies: 20
Views: 2436

Re: N.Y.M. Flutter

goestoeleven wrote:What rods were in it with the flutter? Green?

Yes, it came with the green race rods.
by Rudy64
Tue, Sep 16 2014, 11:08 AM
Forum: Quad Line Kites
Topic: N.Y.M. Flutter
Replies: 20
Views: 2436

Re: N.Y.M. Flutter

Shari wrote:On my custom it flutters like a butterfly on all my spars except the 3 wraps. So I fly with 3 wraps.


Thanks for the tip! I tried a 3 wrap in 8-10 mph and almost no flutter. Big difference. Don't know how the 3 wrap will work in light winds though.
by Rudy64
Sun, Sep 14 2014, 01:38 PM
Forum: Quad Line Kites
Topic: N.Y.M. Flutter
Replies: 20
Views: 2436

Re: N.Y.M. Flutter

Just saw this post. I have the same problem with my NYM. I have tried tightening the different combinations of the leading, and trailing edges, but the flutter still remains.
And, the flutter can be quite noisy.

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