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Old 10-21-2010, 01:17 PM   #4
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RE: Operating a twin on one engine and fuel economy

Bendit wrote:

*(spinning has more drag than fixed)
That's actually wrong.* MIT did a study on this that was posted several years ago on one of the GB owners forum.* A freewheeling prop generates less turbulence and thus less drag than a locked prop.

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