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Rudder wheel

Rudder Control
The rudder was operated simply by this tiny wheel that was welded on to the bracing of the interior section, if you will, of the cockpit. It was a simple little device. It operated the cruciform tail to steer the airplane. This would move the tail left and right to make turns. As you pushed forward, you could make a right turn. As you pulled back, you could make a left turn.


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