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Old Feb 01, 2011, 01:17 PM
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Eric is delirious from lack of sleep.
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Old Feb 09, 2011, 03:24 PM
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Just sent my check for the 2012 try outs...
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Old Feb 10, 2011, 02:38 AM
Needs to do 52 legs !!
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When are the try outs?
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Old Feb 10, 2011, 03:20 PM
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Is that a gas bag in one of those pictures?
HAHAHAHA LOL i like that
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Old Feb 11, 2011, 01:02 AM
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When are the try outs?
The date is not set yet.

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Old Apr 30, 2011, 09:34 AM
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F5B flying session at SEFSD tomorrow May 1st starting about noon. Pilots and lookers are all welcome. Course will be setup. AMA required to fly.

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Old May 01, 2011, 09:16 PM
Why you swing so hard?
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Steve, Chuck,

When's the next one?

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Old May 02, 2011, 10:28 AM
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May 22nd is the next practice.

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Old May 03, 2011, 11:36 PM
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First practice was a fun day! It was really windy and slow. Jeff managed a personal best for the year, a solid 36. (okay, he had only one flight, but still, he did beat Kris' best score for the year! :-) Steve and Lenny seemed to gain speed, breaking the magic 40 legs, and finished the day with 42's and 44's. I managed to squeak out a 41 with near zero fuel remaining. Yes, the conditions were lousy, the pilots rusty, and we all had a good time anyway! Thanks to base judges for supporting the day, the support is appreciated very much. cheers, Eric
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Old May 09, 2011, 10:21 AM
You down with EPP?
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What re you guys who compete using for servos? (Aileron/Elevator)
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Old May 09, 2011, 01:17 PM
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What re you guys who compete using for servos? (Aileron/Elevator)
The servos are molded in, so they are whatever Sergey decided to install.
Aileron and elevator servos have typically been D60's, though later models have been moving to DS09's instead.

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Old May 18, 2011, 07:25 PM
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Just to remind people--the 22nd is the next F5B practice in San Diego. The party starts about noon and runs until we have had enough.

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Old May 18, 2011, 10:13 PM
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F5b + party? Is Troy coming??? This sounds more like F5D! :-).

Either way, I likey.. kris will no doubt be too scared to show up, having to face Mr 10s with "mystery batts". :-)))))
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Old May 24, 2011, 01:49 AM
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Steve's 10s still going strong after last race; yes, top performer, again. I hate that guy!
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Old May 24, 2011, 07:01 AM
You down with EPP?
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I wish I could hang out with you guys and spectate as well as learn a thing or two.


You guys know of any F5B going on in Houston, Austin, San Antonio??
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