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Old May 09, 2012, 08:44 PM
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o i have better but we where cussing go to my youtube and watch them
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Old May 09, 2012, 09:38 PM
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o i have better but we where cussing go to my youtube and watch them
Yes last night was great we all tied with 2 bowling cups left on the table its lot of fun
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Old May 09, 2012, 10:19 PM
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Looking good guys! Looks like you are having fun with it and that's what it is all about!
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Old May 09, 2012, 11:39 PM
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Looking good guys! Looks like you are having fun with it and that's what it is all about!
And I thought it was all about winning the "Grand Champion Plaque"?
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Old May 10, 2012, 04:14 AM
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And I thought it was all about winning the "Grand Champion Plaque"?

Well that too!
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Old May 10, 2012, 05:21 AM
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That looks kewl but for future videos --- the person with the camera should not be a pin setter. He should just focus on the pins and not try and follow he planes in or set the pins --- he just needs to be stationary videoing the action -- would make a better video --- IMHO
wouldn't be a big deal to set something up on a tripod
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Old May 10, 2012, 04:30 PM
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Got a good idea for the "pins", if I can only figure out all the details.

Wooden paint mixing paddles with pool noodle foam over one end. The paddles are allowed to pivot in the middle when hit. When all the pins are down, pull a string to reset the pins remotely. No, I haven't been drink'n....just think'n..........whatchu think'n ?

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Old May 10, 2012, 04:42 PM
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Got a good idea for the "pins", if I can only figure out all the details.

Wooden paint mixing paddles with pool noodle foam over one end. The paddles are allowed to pivot in the middle when hit. When all the pins are down, pull a string to reset the pins remotely. No, I haven't been drink'n....just think'n..........whatchu think'n ?

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i like your thinking keep going i like it
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Old May 11, 2012, 05:14 PM
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OK, papabatman,

How about small magnets on the bottom of the paddles to hold the "pins" upright until hit.?

Weather getting nice. Must spend more time fly'n, less time think'n. Have an engineer friend with advanced think'n capabilities. Will discuss the project with him.

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Old May 11, 2012, 05:19 PM
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yes could work, but if you only hit one cup might bring more down. we are just going to go with the slurrpy cups for now. working on building a bowling plane. only rule so far is no wing planes.
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Old May 11, 2012, 05:25 PM
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yes could work, but if you only hit one cup might bring more down. we are just going to go with the slurrpy cups for now. working on building a bowling plane. only rule so far is no wing planes.
Why no wings?
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+1 on that

Why no wings?
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Old May 11, 2012, 05:35 PM
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well there isn't any thing wrong with them. we just don't fly them. also i have no idea how to program elevons on my TX lol. where into the warbird theme
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