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Posted by papadwight | Sep 21, 2016 @ 06:32 PM | 1,607 Views
Theres going to be fun and lots of great deals and good times for the kids. 10 am til 4 pm. Got some pictures from last year. There well be games and rc car racing and jumps.
Posted by papadwight | Sep 10, 2016 @ 01:59 PM | 1,183 Views
I have many flight simulators real flight, Clearview se, RC desk pilot, And many others I started with clearview se where I got free simulator paid 10.00 for 3 planes and 2 flying sites. I do think as clearview a good simulator for learning. It is not a game simultor like some of the others. I do feel it was well worth the 40.00 because I now have a lot on there spent more the 40.00 ans only about 15 plane and 5 other rc simulators where i would have 4 times as much by spending the 40.00. I paid 100.oo for my real flite. And clearview is worth the money.
Posted by papadwight | Aug 10, 2016 @ 10:19 PM | 1,257 Views
Buster was flying his best quad with camera it used his phone as screen on the control. 38 min flying time one mile range he had this thing so I could not see it a few times. It self level acounts for the wind and did a good job. You work the throttle fly where you what to go. Got some pictures and a short video of it. Ask me if I wanted to fly but as bad as I am with my quads not going to try one that cost that much yet.
DSCF0195 Quad flying (0 min 31 sec)

Posted by papadwight | Aug 09, 2016 @ 07:30 PM | 1,567 Views
But there not much out there but there is. I have pictures of 30 differant seaplanes and thats not near all. If you can not find foats for what you have theres seaplane supply who makes all kinds of floats for lots of rc planes. My interest in seaplanes started with landing on dirt runway or grass a good powered seaplane would take off and land on grass or water. No wheel to hurt if your flying it someone is floating it most of the time, Many times a lake is easy to find and noone running around on water to hurt....Continue Reading
Posted by papadwight | Jul 31, 2016 @ 08:23 PM | 1,178 Views
Well its hot out and my doctors say above 85 very limited time above 90 only in A/C only. It gets hard for me to tke in oxygen if it gets to hot or to cold out. Also with 6 strokes and 2 heart attacks they want me out of the heat. So far I,m not on 02 all the time just whn sleeping or walking or working hard. I fly micro,s so in the morning are at sunset is my flying time. Some days now even sundown is to hot for me to be out. But as my doctors say I,m very lucky to be here and mostly me not a plant and still flying my 20 planes not as much as the old days but still getting in more than a few flights a week. and get in right much during indoor flying time.
Posted by papadwight | Jul 15, 2016 @ 08:56 PM | 2,029 Views
Sport Cub s out over the field just before night no wind now. Can see the plane fine in the sky. W4ell be landing in the dark slow stall over grass, plane well be fine. Bring her in die stick and fare just before grass and let her fall. Planes going so slow its fine in the grass.
Been a lot of storms and wind and rain last few days not much flying time. My good night vapor still need repairs may fly my old taped up glue up night vapor to night has not been down this month. It still flys just must go a little faster the the new one and the new one looks much better.
Posted by papadwight | Jul 02, 2016 @ 05:43 PM | 2,853 Views
A little rc fireworks
Posted by papadwight | Jun 24, 2016 @ 05:07 PM | 2,707 Views
Hobbyshop calls today says we have your new plane been here over a month. But I have picked up parts 2 times this month. They asked if I asked for the plane and I said no. So I went and picked it up.
took a few pictures and tryed a little back yard flying. It flew right out my hand no dive for the ground. Once up a little seemed like it was going to fly forever. It was a lttle windy but it did good. Talk about easy I did no tricks just flying and not real fast just around the field getting much higher than my normal flight. I bind it with my Dx5 radio so I can get it up without getting to far for the radio.
Posted by papadwight | Jun 18, 2016 @ 10:07 PM | 2,023 Views
Tonight new camera for flight video,s even if got 2 new camera as this winter for indoor flying. One I can not find one works still most of the time but well mess up once ans a while. Never would think going throw more camer,s than planes with me flying but I am.
Posted by papadwight | Jun 10, 2016 @ 10:13 PM | 2,579 Views
Well today I was flying the night vapor it was so nice out I went in and got it again for a night flite. After only a little while it hit the road hard. But seemed ok but it was still lighting up but motor would not work. Pulled battery back out and put back in, motor still would not run. I did have two working night vapors. One with tons of repairs but the motor works good. Plus a few years ok I replace one motor and it was the prop. So I still have that motor two. May take the old one out tonight and fly it later. It has not been out for a few months.










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Posted by papadwight | Jun 04, 2016 @ 11:14 AM | 2,911 Views
Out the front door and off I go. A little flying before the rain. Theres a little coming down but not to wet yet. When I was done it was starting to rain good so under the front porch for a landing. Put up still working we go. It was flying a little heavy from the rain drops but that all and it was put up ok and still working. Maybe some more night bflying tonight. Or going to hobbyshop an check out some new planes today. We were going go kart racing till the rain maybe we go to game room today. or I can take Kathryn out for lunch.
Posted by papadwight | Jun 01, 2016 @ 08:37 PM | 2,414 Views
Easy out night vapor out front theres some wind maybe to much for this little thing but we are flying right out our front door. Flying full throtle and not moving a few times. But down drafts not out today like some so I'll keep flying. Got some pictures today having fun.
Posted by papadwight | May 31, 2016 @ 08:36 PM | 2,154 Views
Got out side today was very nice out. Was able to go out without 02 tanks ran my T 28 micro up and down the road take off and landings both this thing well roll fast. Had it up a little easy to see I need to do on grass first. I got to fly some flying done. It flys well out here lots of room for it. Using my Dx6i radio on a BNF T 28 micro. New from local hobbyshop and was glad to find one. Ready to add UMX J3 this week it well become my biggest plane soon. Getting out a little out flying night vapor in the streets some at night. Feeling lots better more flying soon. Was able to put up with plane still fine and flying....Continue Reading
Posted by papadwight | May 28, 2016 @ 01:40 AM | 2,327 Views
Spent most of day at doctors they took me off blood thinner I was bleeding real bad. As I went to doctor I know if this did not stop I was died. I take a lot on meds each day and this is hard on your body. I am home getting better tonight just glade to be here. Able to read or go to Rc group. Hope to get to fly my many new planes. But well read and watch all that I can till than. It is good to be home and not in the hospital for the weekend, May even fly my night vapor LATER. So if you can doing some flying for me and take some videos for me to see till i can.
Posted by papadwight | May 26, 2016 @ 01:45 AM | 2,539 Views
Out back having a cig has been rain tonight but not now. There is no wind out back tonight got plane out for a might flight. Seems to be a lot of cars for this time of night its a iittle after 1 am. Was good flight no crash even got low a few times. Was not going to get low still wet out here but things were going so good. No one back here with me tonight all in bed. Still need to get my new t28 flying other than taxi and get off the road by a few feet than setting it back down. Its been windy most days want to try with no wind that day.
Posted by papadwight | May 13, 2016 @ 10:32 PM | 2,424 Views
Did some taxi down the street today learning to get up speed for flight. Keeping wings level in a few feet of flight than landing and turning around doing the same thing on the way back. I well fly in a few days when my spare parts come in. Ordering prop and spinner motor and gear box spair landing gear. So I have them and no need to find them. Checking out some real t 28 there some that were turned in to 5 seat aircraft.
Posted by papadwight | May 11, 2016 @ 12:44 PM | 1,884 Views
When Came home with less than I was planning to get . I had the money just a old cheap son of gun may still get others later but not today That was 208.00 with tax today. Going to order more night vapor batterys they did not have any today. Still looking at j3 cub and radain glider. So I called back and ordered a radain and some night vapor batterys be here next week.
getting windy 05 10 2016 (2 min 42 sec)

Posted by papadwight | May 10, 2016 @ 10:48 PM | 2,135 Views
One great flight out back no wind during flight and one out front under the street lights. 2nd flight was short wind was pushing around the night vapor. First and last flight were good ones the last flight doing many take offs and landings. Still early may get more flying in before the nights over. But there are storms going on about 45 miles away. If they head this way no more flying for me. Ben good to get out and get any flying done, been windy this and last month.
3rd flight out front night vapor (8 min 32 sec)

Posted by papadwight | May 09, 2016 @ 07:36 PM | 2,163 Views
This time I must cut back yard and runway for my planes with small 02 tank in hand to help with breath. I still fly or work on my runway when my son working a lot. It takes me a while to get the job done. I have never let my need or 02 stop me flying. You see my tank at indoor flying and keep it out back for when I must go out in field to find plane. But on days when working I am on the tank can work a little longer before i must set down. I fly out front without the tank its easy walking on the street or side walk. The deep grass out back not that easy to walk in get tired fast when walking in it. I work more on runway during next few days should be ready by thursday getting new planes in a few days can not wait.
Posted by papadwight | May 08, 2016 @ 05:25 PM | 2,664 Views
Flying out front with all that road for runway got to love these little planes. Flys so slow you can go between homes and trees and land and take off here there and down the road. Not very many light wind days these days. So when you got one time to go flying. My sport cub s still like new same motor and still flying. I don,t fly it wild do roll that with one of my champs. Going to get new planes this week hope to still find a small t28 plane. Also picking up a j3 cub and a umx radain to fly around the house in light wind days. More pictures of my champ and sport cub out front.