|Jun 21, 2010, 09:54 PM|
United States, IL, Mahomet
Joined Dec 2006
Never fly over corn fields......
Operator error, bad electronics, kids grabbing the radio.....I don't know. What I do know is trying to find a lost Styker in a corn field is next to impossible.
Walked it for a bit with my TX in a feeble attempt to listen to the motor or elevons. Reminded me of de-tasseling corn as a kid......no fun.
Well about 3 months from now some farmer is going to be throwing Z-foam out the back of his combine.
|Jun 22, 2010, 03:51 AM|
Mt Tamborine, Queensland, Australia
Joined May 2008
Good post, I was recently flying over a very tall cane sugar field and realized I'd have none / limited chance of finding the plane if I crashed.
|Jun 22, 2010, 10:14 AM|
Been there... Done that...
I know what you went thru... Luckily mine landed and stayed on the top of the corn... I could see it from my yard but when I got into the corn that was a different situation. I finally found it 45 minutes later. Soy bean is also no fun to find a plane in.... Mudman1959
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