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Dihedral effect explained::Aero-Experiments::

Great article on An- di hedral and the Dihedral Effect

Let’s begin:

*It’s a misconception that anhedral or dihedral create a roll torque because the left wing becomes “more horizontal” than the right wing, or vice versa, or one wing ends up with a “more vertical lift vector” or a “greater projected area”, when the aircraft banks to one side.

via ::Aero-Experiments::.