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Old Nov 18, 2014, 05:31 AM
Slopers do it in the wind
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On a side note, i have been dabbling in airbrushing. I painted my friends bike recently and my welding mask.





All paint, no stickers.

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Now for the fun part. Any of you guys with those sexy fibreglass birds that are interested in a one off paint job?
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Old Nov 18, 2014, 06:28 AM
.....till the wind drops.
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Wow!!!!!.......You have been blessed with a talent bud!!!.......sheeeeesh!!!
Are you back in PE?
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Old Nov 18, 2014, 10:10 AM
Slopers do it in the wind
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hehe thanks *blush

Im lank keen to get some art in the air :P wheres some fibreglass birdies looking for colour

And yes im back in PE
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Old Nov 18, 2014, 03:24 PM
David the Swarfer
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Grahamstown Ridge Renegades

A few shots from Monday evening in Grahamstown..... we got a shipment of Gobi's!
Behind the blue Gobi is a Fluteboy, correx wing that flies very nicely.
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Old Nov 18, 2014, 03:59 PM
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How does the Gobi fly. Busy modifying mine at the moment. Except mine has pitcheron wings
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Old Nov 19, 2014, 04:23 AM
David the Swarfer
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How does the Gobi fly. Busy modifying mine at the moment. Except mine has pitcheron wings
awesome. fast. no surprises, it just flies.
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Old Yesterday, 11:53 AM
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Nice little GOBI. Where do you get them? Nice slope, where is it from Grahamstown?
I saw Andrew flying a GOBI with the pitcheron setup, works really well.
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Old Yesterday, 01:46 PM
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Nice little GOBI. Where do you get them? Nice slope, where is it from Grahamstown?
I saw Andrew flying a GOBI with the pitcheron setup, works really well.
the ridge south of Grahamstown, known as Mountain Drive. we have several spots for varying wind conditions. This spot is known as 'the superbowl' because it is a bowl and is super in a south westerly. NW to NE works nicely, SE to SW very good. easterly = stay home.

Pick and Pay Hyper has the Gobi, we had to ask them to get it specially here. freaked them out a bit, they got in a box of 12 and sold out in 2 days (-: the manager said a lady took 2 while he was packing them on the shelf.
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Old Yesterday, 02:11 PM
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Nice little GOBI. Where do you get them? Nice slope, where is it from Grahamstown?
I saw Andrew flying a GOBI with the pitcheron setup, works really well.
Got mine from Makro
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