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Posted by Shirty | Apr 11, 2018 @ 10:21 AM | 1,493 Views
Not my video, but a little bit of a warbird event over here at one of the local clubs last weekend. Some really nice planes and a bit of the full scale flyovers!

Warbirds Over Mundijong 2018 (19 min 10 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Mar 29, 2018 @ 07:00 PM | 1,665 Views
Well, this model was very disappointing. I couldn't get more than 5-6 flights without something failing. (Usually retracts, but had issues with the motor, esc, multiple servos and the wing fold mechanism). There's a lot of videos of the wings folding in flight online.... Shame, it's a great looking plane and cool concept, but I can't recommend this one...

Vid came out ok though.

LX Models CORSAIR HD Part 1 (6 min 59 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Mar 05, 2018 @ 08:09 PM | 1,955 Views
Just saving this on my blog for my own enjoyment. Very hard to find this episode online, one of my favourites I never tire of watching it.
WWII Death of the Luftwaffe 1 (English) (9 min 50 sec)

WWII Death of the Luftwaffe 2 (English) (8 min 22 sec)
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Posted by Shirty | Dec 21, 2017 @ 02:40 AM | 3,078 Views
Really enjoying this plane for just simple, no hassle, throw around the sky fun. Some nice onboard shots in this one.

FREEWING AVANTI 003 HD (6 min 0 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Oct 29, 2017 @ 07:25 AM | 2,967 Views
Just a couple of pics of my clubmate Adrian playing around with his mig 21 in his shed.
As you do...

Restoration is going beautifully, looks awesome. If you need a test pilot for the maiden Adrian, I'm available...
Posted by Shirty | Oct 09, 2017 @ 07:47 PM | 3,796 Views
New vid, Here's me having fun with the avanti.

Really enjoy this plane. Had to cut out a tiny bit where my mate on the camera was swearing (don't need to be banned from rcg again lol), and there's a little low inverted stuff at the end. Cheers

FREEWING AVANTI (Unedited 001) (6 min 18 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Oct 06, 2017 @ 06:43 AM | 4,224 Views
Here's a few pics of a good club mates scratch built 747 that made its first appearance at my club today for some testing. This thing is freaking amazing! 6 meter wingspan, 4 turbines with 56kg of thrust. The attention to detail and the finish is simply astonishing.

Absolutely incredible achievement, I'm in awe personally. Can't wait to make a video of it! (edit: Some extra pics and a small taxi vid added)

I'll update this thread as I get more material and vids. Cheers. .
Posted by Shirty | Sep 19, 2017 @ 01:56 AM | 3,290 Views
New vid from the other day of my mate Ian having some fun with his F16

Skymaster F16 Turbine Jet HD 002 (5 min 15 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Aug 11, 2017 @ 03:14 AM | 3,488 Views
Shirty films version...

Freewing A-10 Thunderbolt ll RAAF Version MAIDEN Part 2 (5 min 33 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Aug 11, 2017 @ 03:12 AM | 3,487 Views
Posted by Shirty | May 21, 2017 @ 06:53 AM | 6,356 Views
Was lucky enough to have Aussie champ Chris Brislin do a little 3D clinic at my club. Awesome to watch, not bad for a borrowed airframe on the day with a bit of wind.

Chris Brislin at WAMASC 001 (3 min 45 sec)

Posted by Shirty | May 04, 2017 @ 02:19 AM | 7,103 Views
Well, here I am, quietly minding my own business having a bit of a 3D session and maiden of a new mustang, when one of my clubmates turns up with this MONSTER!!! Omg...

cost:almost $200,000 Aussie money with all the survey stuff. (Yep, you read that right - two...hundred...grand...).
Servos: $16,000 euros. (Whatever that works out to be).
Engine: some massive rotary thing that needs a huge radiator and a dude on a laptop to fly it.
Weight: (depending on the load) up to 60kg.

these guys have a business doing aerial survey work, and this has been custom built for the big mining companies up in the remote northwest of oz. it's got a massive range, (max 20 litre fuel tank), 4K cameras and sensors all over it - and carries all this specialist mining survey equipment underneath, depending what they are looking for. (Hence the long legs). Completely blew my mind....

they were just doing some hover testing today, yes I got a little vid, I'll add to this post when I have time.
Posted by Shirty | Apr 26, 2017 @ 09:28 AM | 7,017 Views
One of my clubmates captured these nice shots of me flying my 60 edge and lil 48 extra. Damn I love flying these two planes, they are sensational for 3D. Absolutely two of my favourites in my hangar.
Posted by Shirty | Feb 20, 2017 @ 09:38 PM | 8,860 Views
Back to RC vids... The new Fortune sportjet by T1 models. Beautiful plane
T1 FORTUNE RC TURBINE JET HD Maiden day (5 min 58 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Feb 20, 2017 @ 08:05 PM | 8,095 Views
Another of my favourites. (Amazing pilot skills)

Kosheen - Catch (F☠) (3 min 23 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Feb 19, 2017 @ 02:29 AM | 8,147 Views
Had to share this because 1, it's awesome and 2, to commemorate 75yrs today since the bombing of Darwin. A lot of people don't realise it was one of the biggest raids by the Japanese, they dropped more bombs, sunk more ships, and killed more civilians than at pearl harbour, and the raid was carried out by the same carriers. The Darwin bombing was largely kept quiet because the Aussie government didn't want it to get out how badly underprepared we were. and has hardly been recognised since. Today we remember. Lest we forget.

Thanks to everyone that serves or has served, no matter your country

Australian Hornet Ball 2014 (8 min 37 sec)

Posted by Shirty | Feb 01, 2017 @ 09:34 PM | 8,186 Views
And my new edge. This thing is awesome for 3D, though I needed to add sfgs to make it a bit more stable in high alpha stuff.

Hacker 8s set up swinging a 21x10. My new favourite

Custom graphics from bandegraphix btw.
Posted by Shirty | Feb 01, 2017 @ 09:25 PM | 8,474 Views
Just some pics of the p47. So glad I went to a lot of trouble getting a high powered 6s set up from the states and the vario prop from Germany - the plane flies beautifully. Video soonish I hope
Posted by Shirty | Aug 19, 2016 @ 06:46 AM | 8,556 Views
Vid I did for a mate of his maiden day with the hsd viper. I've been lucky enough to have quite a few flights with it now and it's a beautiful flyer as you'll see. Super stable and easy, this will be the jet clubs new trainer, and I can say from personal experience, it's awesome fun to fly.

HSD SUPER VIPER (6 min 24 sec)