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boxduty
09-03-2004, 05:29 PM
those white lines you see on the IL-2 cowling...? Do they serve a purpose? Forgive this cowering noob...am I being dumb?

boxduty
09-03-2004, 05:29 PM
those white lines you see on the IL-2 cowling...? Do they serve a purpose? Forgive this cowering noob...am I being dumb?

Taylortony
09-03-2004, 05:56 PM
they were used for bombing as you increase the angle of attack they line up on the horizon to tell you the dive angle are at, the stuka has similar but on the side windows

JG52Uther
09-03-2004, 06:03 PM
You are only being dumb if you dont ask!this is a great forum and very knowledgeable so dont be shy,we were all 'noobs' once (although some would never admit it) http://ubbxforums.ubi.com/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

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boxduty
09-04-2004, 03:40 AM
Thanks guys.