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Automated rotation

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Maybe some insight as to why this might be happening:

Whenever I start initial take off rollout on the runway with the default 737-800 I don't even get the chance to pull the stick to lift the aircraft because the aircraft takes off on its own.

 

Why is this happening?...

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It is almost certainly trimmed for an excessive amount of nose up pitch (which it shouldn't be, typically, depending on the weight, the trim setting for a 737 take-off should be on maybe 3 or 4). As a result, the moment you get near flying speed, the excessively trimmed elevators are causing it to rotate on its own. So, try backing off the elevator trim.


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