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#1 davidterrell80 Jul 20, 2013 07:52 PM

Test Post for BBCC ending Poll
 
"BBCC 2" -- 2nd Balsa Builders Conversion Contest Judgment Thread

As of 31 August 2013, eight participants successfully flew their entries in BBCC 2.

It is now up to you to decide the "best build."


This poll will be "open" until midnight UTC, 30 September 2013. The current time UTC is available HERE.

Each participant, listed at the bottom of this post, built and flew a radio controlled model aircraft, constructed predominantly of balsa, based upon a kit or plans not originally designed for radio control.

The poll, located at the top of this thread, will decide whose entry is declared "Best Build;" the winner receiving three aircraft prints generously provided by the artist, Mr. Peter Rake of Peter Rake's Vintage Scale Models.

You may use whatever criteria you wish, but I hope you will do the following:

1. Click on each of the links/pictures below, which will take you to a participant's build thread.

2. Read through each thread and comment as you wish; adding your encouragement, appreciation, and good ideas.

3. Return to this thread and, using your own criteria, vote for the one you think best.

4. Consider joining the next BBCC, coming soon to the Balsa Builders Forum



===== List of participants flown in BBCC 2 in order of proof of first flight =====


PETERRAKE ("Another Knight) Posted flight photos on 2 June 2013
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...sc%2520506.jpg


davidterrell80 (188% "One Knight in Boston") Posted flight photos on 15 June 2013 (Please note that David Terrell is serving as the Contest Director and is not eligible to receive any prize. He just wants to see what other flyers thought.)
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...41%20AM%29.png


Deanoseadog (Frog Vespa) Posted flight video on 18 June 2013
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...t%20Flight.jpg

pburress (Pitcairn Fleetwing from Easybuilt Models) Posted flight photo on 12 July 2013
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...3657_19853.jpg


Ken USA (Twelve) Posted flight video on 16 July 2013, 1:53 PM
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...117-Twelve.jpg


JohnAV8R (Dallaire Sportster) Posted flight video on 16 July 2013, 11:43 PM
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...0sportster.jpg


payne9999 (Piper PA-18 Super Cub Scratch Build) Posted flight video of 31 August 2013
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...99%20PA-18.jpg


Jim_the_Sane (Kiel Kraft Lysander RC conversion) Posted flight photos on 31 August 2013
http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/at...20Lysander.jpg




#2 Ken USA Jul 20, 2013 08:07 PM

Looks great Dave. Where do you find the time?

#3 davidterrell80 Jul 20, 2013 08:21 PM

Thanks! But, you know, when do do something a lot, it doesn't take too long... computers are my "weapons system"... they are how I put rounds on target.


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