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Old Jun 14, 2012, 06:45 PM
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Cx2s come in pairs

Congrats to you and I hope the damage issue works out well. Fly them for a while and get used to them then move the CG to 84. You'll like it. Save 82 for the wind.

Roland is on top of his game.

John
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Old Jun 14, 2012, 06:59 PM
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Thanks John. That seems to be the consensus on how to fly them in wind or turbulent air.
I'll get there.
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 05:29 PM
hot air rises...
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Here's a video of

this plane (folded at the Arizona Open this year).

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All fixed up.

Playin' at Art Dye (3 min 5 sec)
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 05:40 PM
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Great video.
Nice turn arounds.

How did you video the overhead shots?
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 05:45 PM
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How did you video the overhead shots?
Camera taped to the end of a tall pole . There's too much bouncing movement though. I'm going to try it again with the camera(man) on top a tall ladder and just zoom. It needs a little better lighting too.
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 06:02 PM
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Well in any case.. It looks great.
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 06:02 PM
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Great video.
Nice turn arounds.

How did you video the overhead shots?
All I can say is WOW. Whoever shot that video for you did a danged good job for a camera taped to a tripod taped to a pole!!!!! That guy did a great job of making you look good.................. again...........
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 06:24 PM
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Thanks wgeffon.

One guess who filmed this video...
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 08:38 PM
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Couldn't have been lemon. My dad says he's hosting a 24 hour car race in France right now.
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Old Jun 16, 2012, 10:08 PM
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Cool nice video. Cheers Keep flying my friends
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Old Jun 17, 2012, 10:51 AM
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Old Jun 17, 2012, 11:48 AM
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this plane (folded at the Arizona Open this year).
What caused the fold/crash?
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Old Jun 17, 2012, 11:58 AM
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What caused the fold/crash?
No sure.
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Old Jun 17, 2012, 12:28 PM
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Quick video from this morning.


CX2 DLG (1 min 15 sec)
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Old Jun 17, 2012, 01:30 PM
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Quick video from this morning.

(anyone know what would cause a video on Vimeo to not play back as HD when saved as HD? Do you need to be a paying member on Vimeo? I followed all the guidelines for saving as HD....)
Nice launches. I love the way my CX2 launches.

That's odd with vimeo. If I go to the Vimeo site, I have the option of downloading your original High Def video (I just did... it is indeed HD).
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