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Re: FW: The "ideal" Eumaniraptoran arm motion



> The 'aerodynamic drag' of wing feathers could be expected to be on the loose 
> order of 3-8% of the 'aerodynamic lift' the feathers were producing. This is 
> exclusive of the induced drag of the wing feathers, which for a given 
> airspeed is a function only of lift and aspect ratio.
> JimC
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> Jeffrey Martz wrote:
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> > LN Jeff