|Jan 02, 2004, 07:19 PM|
Winfield, Kansas, United States
Joined Jul 2002
New Years Day "Freeze Fly" at the local club.
I went to the annual "Freeze Fly" on New Years day.
There were only two electrics there. A GWS E-Starter (I think) and my E-Zipper MkII with a 16/15/4.
I think that the guys were impressed when I whipped it into the air and managed to keep up the slimers & even pass a few. And the difference in the sound! A four stroke slimer would go by followed by a glow slimer and then me with the Mega screaming at some ridiculous rpm doing a good impersonation of a Formula 1 car. People came by after to see how that could be done with an electric.
There were a couple more things that made me glad that I flew an EPP wing. When I saw two guys carring back what was left of a balsa plane after a crash in a Wal-Mart bag. And while they cleaned the slime off of their slimers, I threw my wing in my car & drove off.
Any body else have a New Years day flight experience?
|Jan 02, 2004, 08:40 PM|
Here's a link to the fly in a few of us went to on New Years day. We had a great time!!
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