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Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 22, 2011 @ 07:04 PM | 2,411 Views
Just Cruzing.wmv (8 min 13 sec)

Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 21, 2011 @ 10:18 PM | 2,586 Views
Six Keys to Success for New Pilots

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Whether you have a coach or you are trying to learn to fly on your own, you
will need to be mindful of these six areas if you are going to become a
successful RC pilot. After two years of working with new flyer's at our club,
and coaching flyer's on the forums, there are a few things I have seen as the
key areas to stress for new pilots. Some get it right away and some have to
work at it. They are in no particular order because they all have to be
learned to be successful.

WIND
Orientation
Speed
Altitude
Over Control
Preflight Check

Not my creation just good advice from a fellow pilot (aeajr)
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 21, 2011 @ 11:30 AM | 3,881 Views
Champ as a glider tow.wmv (4 min 29 sec)

Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 21, 2011 @ 12:47 AM | 4,052 Views
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 18, 2011 @ 08:07 PM | 2,362 Views
Rolls and how I do them (3 min 12 sec)

Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 18, 2011 @ 12:09 AM | 3,305 Views
Rog and Grease 17 Aug 11 (4 min 16 sec)


If you don't have a UM T-28 Trojan get one you will love it. This plane is not for beginners.
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 15, 2011 @ 10:47 PM | 2,171 Views
RTF Sniper Reverse Loops and Hand Catch 14 Aug 11.wmv (4 min 50 sec)

My son is a new user here at RCgroups.com RTF Sniper.
We had a blast at his field this weekend. He was flying inverted and hand catches. What a great time
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 14, 2011 @ 02:56 AM | 2,101 Views
Inverted Champ 13 Aug 11.wmv (7 min 29 sec)

A Must see Vid
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 13, 2011 @ 08:27 AM | 2,268 Views
Extreme UM T-28 Flight (3 min 48 sec)

Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 10, 2011 @ 10:49 PM | 2,028 Views
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 10, 2011 @ 11:10 AM | 2,093 Views
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 09, 2011 @ 12:34 PM | 1,714 Views
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 09, 2011 @ 11:57 AM | 1,652 Views
Highest yet.wmv (3 min 34 sec)

Approx 400 feet could not tell if it was climbing or holding in the wind, Calm at the surface not so much at altitude.
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 07, 2011 @ 04:44 PM | 1,782 Views
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 07, 2011 @ 01:03 PM | 1,785 Views
T-28 Inverted 7 Aug 2011.wmv (3 min 9 sec)


Masted true inverted controlled flight, what else would you do with such a great plane and TX (DX6i)

Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 06, 2011 @ 04:47 PM | 1,787 Views
First ROG with the UM T-28 6 Aug 2011.wmv (8 min 5 sec)



Had a blast, Slapped the Vid cam under her and not so bad. She was a little nose heavy and it was windy. But she takes the camera up quick.
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 05, 2011 @ 03:43 PM | 2,111 Views
Rolls, Inverted, Loops, Low and Slow all with my T-28 Day 4 from first flight. (4 min 28 sec)

Can hardly wait to try inverted after I move in a couple of holes on the elevator and rudder this week end

I enjoyed making this video, hope you enjoy watching it.
Posted by RTF Thumper | Aug 05, 2011 @ 12:59 AM | 1,996 Views