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A small triangular spoiler attached to the inboard leading edge of some wings to cause the inboard section of the wing to stall before the tips. This ensures lateral control of the wing throughout the stall. A stall strip is parallel to the leading edge and along it.
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And some airplane types have a mechanical interconnect between the rudder and ailerons that make it impossible to move one without moving the other (they will usually have stall strips
or other leading edge vortex devices to help compensate).
Once the conductive cement has been applied, the stall strips are reinstalled and the airplane is ready to go.
Then the technician notes the location of each stall strip, as they will have to be replaced once the new boot is on.