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Planning in progress for 2nd Annual Tom Allensworth Memorial Flight.  Seeking volunteers to help plan and coordinate and calling all simmers around the world to join in on a fly-in event with your fellow community members.  Please head over to this forum post for more details.

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Posted 29 February 2004 - 07:53 PM

I think they called them "fences beacuse they keep the air going over the wing, just like a fence keeps things in:)just my 2 cents
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Posted 29 February 2004 - 05:39 PM

wing fences are placed on top of the wing usully about 3/4 from the wing root. maybe that is what airbus wanted to call them i guess. shouldnt be called wing fences if that is what they want to call them
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Posted 29 February 2004 - 05:07 PM

[center]Right on the money John. iFDG modeled all three varients of the A320. The A320-100 (with out wing tip fences and a center fuel tank.) The A320-200 with CFMs (most popular model), and the A320-200 with IAEs. The -200s have the wing-tip fences and the center fuel tank.[center]:-outta[center]http://www.flightsim...43942b48d2b.jpg[center]There is a fine line between "hobby" and "mental illness".- unknown[center]"My daddy gives me up, to fight for you"- a US Military Members Child
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Posted 29 February 2004 - 11:06 AM

The A320 doesn't have winglets--it has wing fences which are smaller than winglets. The earliest version (the 100 series) did not have the wing fences, so if that version has been modelled in one of IFDG's files and you downloaded it, it won't have the wing fences. Every IFDG 320 I've downloaded has the wing fences.-John
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Posted 29 February 2004 - 10:55 AM

It may just be me but the IFDG 320 doesnt have winglets. is there a fix for this?
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