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Old Jul 14, 2014, 08:38 AM
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2014 Atlanta Punkin Chunk Nov 7 - 9

Pleased to announce date of the 2014 Atlanta Punkin Chunk DLG contest will be again held at River Green Park and sponsored by North Atlanta Soaring Association (NASA)

Mark the dates November 7 - 10
Practice and FrankinPlane contest Friday
Punkin Chunk contest Saturday and Sunday.

More details to follow on signup and event specifics.

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Old Jul 14, 2014, 07:22 PM
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Will be there. And i will do the FrankinPlane contest too. I have a bone to pick with Gavin I have to put on the heat on him.
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Old Jul 14, 2014, 07:59 PM
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If it is anything like the last two, great weather and a great turnout. Looking forward to it again Burt!

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Old Jul 15, 2014, 08:42 AM
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This was a great time last year, and it's on my calendar!
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Old Jul 15, 2014, 09:32 AM
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Don't miss this one guys, I'll be there for sure. This contest is really gaining momentum!

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Old Jul 15, 2014, 08:06 PM
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See you guys there, had a blast last year.
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Old Jul 18, 2014, 08:06 PM
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Last year's punkin was my first contest. Can't wait to do it again.
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Old Jul 18, 2014, 09:27 PM
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Old Jul 21, 2014, 10:44 PM
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I'm in!!

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Me too!

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Old Jul 24, 2014, 06:22 AM
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FrankinPlane Rules - Let the planning begin!

Supplied
Dollar Tree Foam board
1/16X4X36
Carbon rods 1mm
Carbon Rectangular tube 3mmx1M long
Fishing line
.02 Steel wire 2pcs 36in Torsion springs
.03 Steel wire 2pcs 36in Pushrods
.04 Steel wire 4pcs 12in Pushrods for Flaps
1/16 plywood 4x6in
Packing tape 1$ kind from Wall Mart
1sq feet 1.6Glass
1M 12K Carbon Tow

Not supplied
Wild card 1
Wild card 2


Rules
1: Use your own radio gear glue and any tools you wish to bring on the field building table make your own team.

2: 1.5M span

3: 3 hour build time.
First plane finished will get a 10s bonus on flight time.
Every 15min under the 3 hour margin will get 10s bonus on flight time.

4: Wild Card are used to get your own special material or part on site:
acceptable wild cards are: Foam cores, Boom, Pod, Covering Materials, Balsa, Plywood, Launch blades, Carbon tubes rods strips tow, Riser,
What is not allowed is a finished item like a whole vacuum bagged finished wing a finished vacuum bagged stab.
5: All up last down
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