May 17, 2008
Marc’s Sportsman: The Trim Saga
We left the end of the annual with a note about problems I’ve been having with the electric pitch trim system in my Glastar Sportsman. For background, the Sportsman has what has become a fairly common setup among homebuilts. A small electric motor—a Ray Allen Co. T2-7A, to be specific—is connected directly to a movable tab for trim. The Sportsman has one small tab on the right aileron for roll trim, and one large tab
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