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May 05, 2010, 05:57 PM
Crazy Heli Technogeek
Kai_Shiden's Avatar
I'll be there, and we'll see at what speed a thrashed Fascinate will reach before self destructing in the racing (bumping from 2s450/2250Kv/8x4, to 3s850/2250Kv/6x5.5 just for the races, ).

For those who don't know what a Fascinate is, it's the foamy in the attached pic that the dog is chomping into (in fact, the very plane in the pic ).

-Kai
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May 05, 2010, 07:39 PM
Go Hawks!
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thats a great picture. Playing keep away from the retriever until he caught up with it.
is that Chris's pup?
LOL
May 05, 2010, 08:14 PM
Crazy Heli Technogeek
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It is Chris's doggie, and that was only one of about 5 times he caught it that flight (I got away many times too).

I only stopped because my battery ran flat, the plane was flying till the very end (even with half the elevator dangling loose and holes throughout the chassis). Everyone else was teasing the dog out of reach, so I gave it something to sink it's teeth into (what fun is it to watch a dog hopelessly chase a plane that isn't in it's reach, IMHO that's no fun, hehe).

-Kai
May 05, 2010, 08:22 PM
You brought two too many.
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Lol!
May 06, 2010, 11:12 AM
Gas Monkey Vic
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im just bummed i left just before you fed the dog

good pic Kai

vitter
May 06, 2010, 01:03 PM
Crazy Heli Technogeek
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Vitter
im just bummed i left just before you fed the dog

good pic Kai

vitter
On Saturday after the racing is over, I'll be "feeding the dog" the Fascinate again, so make sure to stay later this time (of course, that's contingent on Chris bringing the pup).

-Kai

P.S. I was actually planning on retiring the Fascinate, I'm bored with it and realized I hate 2cell power systems (this was the first 2s setup I've tried, I HATE IT!!!). The Fascinate would already be retired (I have a different kit to replace it with), but I have been too tied up building a new Shuriken v2 parkjet to tear the electronics off it.
May 06, 2010, 11:06 PM
Ride Blue
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Nice meeting you Vitter - love the AJ Slick.

Not a 3d pilot myself, just started in the hobby about 3 weeks ago, but hope to be someday.

- Jonathan
May 07, 2010, 01:34 AM
You brought two too many.
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You guys won't mind if I bring my dog, eh? he likes to roam around the flightline...

Moe Flight Checks redux (0 min 37 sec)
May 07, 2010, 01:57 AM
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MMMMMMMMM HOT DOG .
I know where my boot will go .LOL
May 07, 2010, 01:58 PM
Gas Monkey Vic
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jholen
Nice meeting you Vitter

- Jonathan
likewise Jonathan.

Hey any one have a 8mm collet prop adapter i can buy from you?

Yesterday my prop was lose on the Slick I think I tried to over tighten it and striped the threads I cant find one locally so If someone going to the fly-in has one I will pay extra for it.

vitter
May 07, 2010, 02:07 PM
Go Fly Yourself...!!
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Originally Posted by Vitter
likewise Jonathan.

Hey any one have a 8mm collet prop adapter i can buy from you?

Yesterday my prop was lose on the Slick I think I tried to over tighten it and striped the threads I cant find one locally so If someone going to the fly-in has one I will pay extra for it.

vitter
Vitter... I have an unused Great Planes 8mm collet adapter I can bring it to the BBQ tomorrow.
8mm collet link: http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...P?I=LXMWL0&P=8

call it an even $7.00 and no charge for delivery. (Smiling)

D-Man
May 07, 2010, 02:15 PM
Go Fly Yourself...!!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by FlopGun
You guys won't mind if I bring my dog, eh? he likes to roam around the flightline...

http://vimeo.com/11546092
Wow he does his duty on PA and 3DHS!!!
Must have been trained by a E-Flite or Hangar 9 flier. (wicked grin)

D-Man
Last edited by xxD-Manxx; May 07, 2010 at 08:21 PM.
May 07, 2010, 03:08 PM
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I don't know about the rest of you guys but I am looking forward to tomorrow!
May 07, 2010, 11:13 PM
Gas Monkey Vic
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DFloth
Vitter... I have an unused Great Planes 8mm collet adapter I can bring it to the BBQ tomorrow.
8mm collet link: http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...P?I=LXMWL0&P=8

call it an even $7.00 and no charge for delivery. (Smiling)

D-Man
I will take it D-Man Thank you!

Quote:
Originally Posted by ledbed6b
I don't know about the rest of you guys but I am looking forward to tomorrow!
Yup tomorrow will be fun!

see you guy tomorrow

vitter
May 08, 2010, 12:16 AM
Go Hawks!
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going to be out there early tomorrow since I have to bail not long after 1pm or so.

Vitter, glad to see you again and I'm glad you are now a 3DHS convert as well.


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