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Posted by Captain Carlton | Jul 03, 2011 @ 09:24 PM | 2,053 Views
So...over the past couple of days...my 12 year old and I have been maxing out on too many Energy Drinks. Plus we go to out local flying site...and are rocking to the tunes...and what happened next...was too much fun...including the air to air video!!!!

DW Foamies Yak-55 & Juka...Rock'n Fun! (3 min 46 sec)

Posted by Captain Carlton | Sep 02, 2009 @ 06:08 PM | 2,950 Views
Well,

Vacation was a blast, and I flew the socks off my DW planes...and my AJ Slick. I am in love with the extra power I get from the new ThunderPower batteries. I see guys at the field...how they love the zippy batteries...but then I hear complaints about cycle life and unexpected puffing etc. Not so with TP.

I still prefer the 55" planes that Mike Morgan puts out at DW Foamies in San Diego. A real nice product. Add some hitec servos...and Scorpion motor from Lucien Miller...and you have the keys to a great time.

I prefer rock'en videos...but I was flying kinda mello...so I went with mello music. :-) See ya at the field!

DW Juka 55 RC Plane at the Beach (1 min 46 sec)

Posted by Captain Carlton | Mar 19, 2009 @ 01:37 PM | 3,385 Views
Well, we made the 14 hour trek to Phoenix, Arizona, home of the NFL Cardinals Football team. The stadium...was just waiting for us ...

Thanks to Jack and all the folks at Empire Hobby for making this event fantastic.

Lots of flying action, FreeStyle competitions, and Heli smacks downs, plus a WWII reenactment...that including blowing up a 20 foot aircraft carrier. I grabbed by Cannon HD camcorder and shot some foot for the DW Foamies people flying....a perfect venue for in door flight. I mostly fly my DW planes outside...but inside there was no wind...except for the air-handlers

www.youtube.com/watch?v=FpqTdKUZis4

- Richard Carlton