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Old Jan 04, 2010, 09:28 PM
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Did you crash today?

Let's start a thread saying if you crashed today. If you did say why. Piolet error, wind, mechanical. Also, say what you broke, repair cost, if you will repair it, and if you can post a pic or vid.

Let's see where it goes.
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Old Jan 04, 2010, 09:43 PM
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Someone please post once 1 person posts then everyone will. I don't have my heli yet, but in two days I will tell you all about my many crashes that will happen.
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Old Jan 14, 2010, 11:12 AM
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No, I didnt crash today
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Old Jan 14, 2010, 07:23 PM
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I never admit that I crashed, keep track of how many time, or how many planes that expire.

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Old Jan 14, 2010, 08:26 PM
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Dude, I do fly all day long!
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I never crash...

it's that stupid sign that got in my way.
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Old Jan 15, 2010, 03:42 PM
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Didnt crash today either.....
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Old Jan 15, 2010, 04:26 PM
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Question gravity.
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I haven't crashed in eight years
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Old Jan 24, 2010, 04:10 AM
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nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo hehe
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Old Mar 20, 2010, 11:18 AM
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Yesterday I was coming in for a landing, the plane bounced of the ground, and hit a fence. Only damage I think is a bent prop. $3 mistake.

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Old Mar 21, 2010, 10:49 AM
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you BENT a prop?
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Old Mar 21, 2010, 06:59 PM
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Yep, was flying a new Common Sense RC Katana 10e (that I got a screaming deal on at a swap meet) for the 5th time, battery died off, and it glides like a rock. Landed on the wingtip, and sheared the wing clear off due to the lousy cheap plywood spar. I'm so pi$$ed off I just want to rip the rest of the airplane into confetti, I've had to work hard to stay away from it all day. Wow, I can't believe how much I just want to smash it to bits, even now.
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Old Mar 21, 2010, 07:00 PM
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It was a plastic prop.

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Henry
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Old Mar 22, 2010, 07:53 AM
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love rc bombs :)
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i crashed two days ago i got a video to show how many times and 1 time i didnt get on camera.
mini 3dx (4 min 4 sec)
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Old Mar 23, 2010, 07:57 PM
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Yep, was flying a new Common Sense RC Katana 10e (that I got a screaming deal on at a swap meet) for the 5th time, battery died off, and it glides like a rock. Landed on the wingtip, and sheared the wing clear off due to the lousy cheap plywood spar. I'm so pi$$ed off I just want to rip the rest of the airplane into confetti, I've had to work hard to stay away from it all day. Wow, I can't believe how much I just want to smash it to bits, even now.
ask your doctor about "chillzac" the once daily tablet for rc pilots struggling with BADS (broken aircraft destruction syndrome) possible side effects: nausea, projectile vomiting, explosive diarrhea, and gas.
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Old Mar 23, 2010, 08:56 PM
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yup, down she went

I maiden my first plane today, a sig LT40 that I built. I had taxied it a couple of times and got carried away in the moment and went for it. It was windy, and the plane was not ready for flight, I didn't verify throws or CG, just centered control surfaces and they looked OK
Very stupid, I knew it was and did it anyway. The flight lasted about 10 seconds, never really got more than 15 feet up and never leveled out. The darn fence grew or jumped up and grabbed it. It is probably repairable, good thing I made copies of the plans
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