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Old Dec 25, 2011, 04:54 PM
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Just did my first rescue. Put my Yak in the top of one of my oak trees. After losing a fishing plug or two and about to give up,I luck up with the second one. I cast it up, it arch above the tree and drop back down through the limbs of the tree. The plug actually fell on the plane and hook it. I shook it a time or two and it pull the plane loose. Then I lower it through the limbs of the tree (praying heavily) to the roof of my shop. Climb on the roof and retrieve my plane. I need to go to the ball field for now on. Wife was trying not to laugh , but some time you can't help it.
Ah yes the memories.... 40 foot up an elm... I am not liking trees, they make good firewood.
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Old Dec 25, 2011, 04:54 PM
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I have other distractions that prevent me from even doing VPP....skills may be one of them.

We are in Basement Bathroom Build Mode.... Sizing up the spot for the Garden tube, got the Tube Faucet / shower things ordered today.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004I1S70M

Seems you need to get the big tube in place, built, plumbed, tested before you can do anything else in the bathroom.
Wow, that's going 2B a fine Man Cave with da Roman faucet and hand held shower. You will need a lot of room when you build the Telemaster.

Hey Kid, on the way to the ball field stop and buy a lottery ticket. With the luck you're having (with that rescue) you will win. You're good with that fishing rod!
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Old Dec 25, 2011, 09:41 PM
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It was pure luck. I thought I was going to have to kiss that plane goodbye.
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Old Dec 26, 2011, 05:26 PM
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I'm getting better with my Yak. Only had to get it off the roof today. Wife asked did I not learn yesterday about flying in the backyard.
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Old Dec 26, 2011, 05:47 PM
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I'm getting better with my Yak. Only had to get it off the roof today. Wife asked did I not learn yesterday about flying in the backyard.
She keeps on top of matters from what I can tell.

Now if you can focus on "harrier" flight, you wont need to even be roof top high. That is my trick for flying indoors... If you are about to get into trouble, bust into a hovers, then high alpha your way around the problem.
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Old Dec 28, 2011, 07:26 PM
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Horrible Aircraft Accident (0 min 37 sec)
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Old Dec 30, 2011, 04:51 AM
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I just got my MWParkflyer MX2 today This guys is FAST.
Hey Ron, Have you got your MX2 in the air yet ?
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Old Dec 30, 2011, 07:04 AM
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Hey Ron, Have you got your MX2 in the air yet ?
Not yet.... My new magnifier lamp came in so I have a better chance at seeing the finer things again. You dont know how much you require something until it is broken.

It needs all the little things done to finish it up.
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Old Dec 30, 2011, 07:14 AM
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My new magnifier lamp came in so I have a better chance at seeing the finer things again.
I need one of those myself. Glasses just not enough someday .
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Old Dec 30, 2011, 01:59 PM
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New from Horizon, to annoy the cat

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMnymd5p3AI
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Old Dec 31, 2011, 09:21 PM
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Happy New Year to all the Ellipso Aero Dudes
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Old Dec 31, 2011, 09:53 PM
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Happy New Year to all the Ellipso Aero Dudes
You too Dude and Dudette!
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Old Jan 01, 2012, 04:28 AM
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Happy New Year to all the Ellipso Aero Dudes
Happy New Year also to everyone !!!
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Old Jan 06, 2012, 07:43 PM
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Old Jan 07, 2012, 05:56 AM
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Cute - but I think a spoon would have been a bit better.

If that kid were me, I would see how this thing flies

But, Airspoonone - not a good selling point.

I was never allowed to run with scissors either
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