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Posted by surfimp | Mar 19, 2008 @ 11:16 PM | 12,949 Views
Originally Posted by KillerAir
When you're upside down and flying backwards how in hell are you going to be able to fly this thing?
A reasoned response to my Sky Skate concept, a plane meant to fly upright, inverted, forwards, backwards and knife edge equally well.

I was planning to use of the Force, of course

Posted by surfimp | Feb 18, 2008 @ 09:05 AM | 11,860 Views
Originally posted by N-Tropic in response to Sensiblenick's query concerning fur covered airfoils.

In all seriousness I think there's a reason why birds have evolved feathers rather than fur.


Posted by surfimp | Oct 04, 2007 @ 01:06 PM | 12,054 Views
Not sure how I missed this wonderful Bushism escaped my nearly omnipresent gaze till now, but I've henceforth adopted it as a personal slogan for use on the Internets and/or the Google:

"I know the human being and fish can coexist peacefully."
Posted by surfimp | May 03, 2007 @ 10:14 PM | 12,058 Views
"Naturally there are always dopes that don't use good common sense. You know, those are the guys that always say: "what could go wrong" just before their pants catch on fire."

-Ed, SkyKing RC Products
Posted by surfimp | Mar 21, 2007 @ 12:37 AM | 12,613 Views
"Go back to the men who wear skirts forum and we will let you know how the DS record breaking goes..."
Posted by surfimp | Jan 26, 2007 @ 10:52 PM | 12,555 Views
Zagi tape, I finally found a use for it!

- Target, Ballast Tube 101

Posted by surfimp | Dec 23, 2006 @ 09:43 AM | 11,478 Views
"After a while the sting of losing your favorite plane can be quickly cured by a clickey-click over to SoaringUSA."

Ain't that the truth!

Posted by surfimp | Apr 14, 2006 @ 11:11 AM | 12,494 Views
Le Fish is a success! Read all about it:

Posted by surfimp | Apr 08, 2006 @ 11:54 AM | 11,881 Views
In theory, there's no difference between theory and practice.

In practice, there is.

That's the theory, anyways.

- Yogi Berra & some wiseass
Posted by surfimp | Mar 19, 2006 @ 12:30 PM | 12,520 Views

Posted by surfimp | Mar 01, 2006 @ 12:00 AM | 11,971 Views
The theory is when you are not in lift you are in sink.

- John Elias
Posted by surfimp | Feb 28, 2006 @ 12:43 AM | 11,262 Views
As an adult, you are better off making something happen in addition to thinking about it.

Execution counts. Even if you don't know how you got there.

- Pork Tornado