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Can the flap on one wing be used to reduce a left turning tendency?

This is easily done if your plane has trim tabs on the wing. This is a small strip of metal attached to the trailing edge of the wing which you bend with pliers little by little on the ground until ...
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Can the flap on one wing be used to reduce a left turning tendency?

If you can rig the flaps at the retracted position to a slight differential, while staying within the rigging tolerances yes you can tweak the flaps to correct a rolling tendency. So if flaps zero is ...
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