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Old Mar 17, 2005, 01:13 PM
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Yak Attack at the Local Slope

Just when you think the Cold War is over, they come in over the Pacific.

Check the top video for a little airshow we got last weekend out in front of our slope. We all landed and watched with jaws on the ground.

http://www.bigraft.com/birdbrain/ripthelip.html
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 02:09 PM
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Bummer Reed.. . After 2 attempts to view the video through both options on your site, its not playing for me. It seems to download data, but doesnt produce video on screen for me. Im running diags on my box now, however all appears to be normal on my end. Not being able to view it makes me want it that much more.....LOL.

I wonder if its the same Yak thats been flying over Fermin the last few weekends. Green one with the red insignia on the Vertical.

Anyone else having problems seeing the video?...........Hmmmmm?

Kevin
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 03:03 PM
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Now THAT'S what I call PSS!! W000T!!!!

Took forever to d/l but it worked fine once it did. Try saving to disk if it's not streaming for you.

Steve
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 03:18 PM
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Cool!

I always miss the good stuff...
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 05:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Aerobat152A

I wonder if its the same Yak thats been flying over Fermin the last few weekends. Green one with the red insignia on the Vertical.

Anyone else having problems seeing the video?...........Hmmmmm?

Kevin

These guys are based up here in the Bay Area so I doubt they were down there. But you never know.

Sorry about the vid trouble. Maybe try direct download later today and see if it's any better. Anyone else having trouble?
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:02 PM
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same problem, both links down load but no start up..... always worked before......
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:05 PM
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Hmmmm...well, I'll reburn the vid and see if it comes out better. Try again tomorrow or later tonight.
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:06 PM
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Roger Wilco.... thanks Reed
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:32 PM
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That was totaly enjoyable. Great video Reed.

Man, and I thought my hobby was expensive! Those guys spent more on fuel in that fun little jaunt than I have in my entire hanger of planes :-)
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:35 PM
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be nice if I knew the "f@#%in" password Reed !!!! (heelllloooo) !
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:52 PM
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be nice if I knew the "f@#%in" password Reed !!!! (heelllloooo) !
Dutchy....... f@#%in is the password!! Dohhh.... j/k .. Wonder why other peeps can view it, I have cutting edge crap here!! Built it myself Its clean, its mean , its a speed machine that cant play a video of a YAK!!!!!
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:54 PM
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Just right click the "HERE" link and save the vid to your desktop, then click and play....
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:56 PM
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I get a password dialog too...whahhhhh
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:56 PM
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mine too ! "custom" high end junk..... asked me for the password ??? whats next Reed ? "a credit card #" Reed !!!... this ain't porn you know !!!
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Old Mar 17, 2005, 10:58 PM
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Just right click the "HERE" link and save the vid to your desktop, then click and play....
Nathan, is that a browser specific thing? Not seeing that with mozilla...
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