tail load

tail load

tail load
A downward aerodynamic force produced by the tail of an airplane used to produce dynamic longitudinal stability.
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After the adaptation week, the rats were allowed to swim without any tail load for 60 min each day, 5 d x [wk.
It seemed to shoot best with a Remington Premier Boat Tail load featuring 190-grain pointed soft points.
A low coefficient of friction provides easier pulls, and helps reduce side and tail loads during cable installations.