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Oct 25, 2010, 09:17 AM
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For Monday we have scheduled some DS exploration, cross your fingers.
Uh oh. Somebody's got the bug ...
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Oct 25, 2010, 02:01 PM
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Here you go, enjoy.

Larry
Oct 25, 2010, 02:25 PM
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Looked like a lead sled Sunday!

Sorry I was not able to attend.

Maybe next weekend.

Good luck on the DS scouting!
Oct 25, 2010, 04:41 PM
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Eagle Butte Sunday


Eagle Butte Wind 50+ Russ (0 min 30 sec)

Eagle Butte Winds 50+ Derrick (1 min 1 sec)

Eagle Butte Half Pipe Formation flying Sam & ? (0 min 39 sec)
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Oct 25, 2010, 05:30 PM
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Videos look great. Wish I had been able to be there.
Oct 25, 2010, 08:17 PM
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Just heard from Derrick.
DSing in 70mph winds today above Kiona proved successful but challenging.
Opus did some nice laps. No radar gun!
Tomorrow is suppose to be a little lighter.
Stay tuned for the DS report.

Next weekend??? Wait and see!
Oct 26, 2010, 12:04 AM
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DS REPORT: Opus made it's last lap(s) on Kiona ridge.


"Uh oh. Somebody's got the bug ... " You have that right Frank.

Cheers, Sam
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Oct 26, 2010, 10:04 AM
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Opus is no longer with us, eh? How fast did you wind it up?

Cheers,

Vic
Oct 26, 2010, 12:40 PM
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V tail still good ? Any salvage ?
Oct 26, 2010, 02:13 PM
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Too late Joel...remaining carbon splinters were used for repairs on Derrick's JW elevon in the name of further DS experimentation.

No gun and no anemometer, but it was really about making it work at this point. I think we all learned quite a bit about DS up there yesterday...was a bit different than having a DS tour guide showing the locations and the lines to fly as in previous sessions.

The moral of this trip is to always carry something heavier than you think you could every fly.
Oct 26, 2010, 03:25 PM
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V tail still good ? Any salvage ?
iz gotz an intact vtail joel. remind me on next trip. youre responsible for the rest of the carnage too tho

we need more vids LGE - what about the 1 clocking sam's pink barbie plane in the 70mph wind??
Oct 26, 2010, 05:04 PM
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iz gotz an intact vtail joel
Sanders
guess it's a red /white one, sell it for cheap you got a good deal and Joel still has some credit from our last midair.
Interesting how it goes in circles.


Back to OT
good that the OPI supply isn't an issue nowadays and Building season is near.

Cheers
Thomas
Oct 26, 2010, 05:21 PM
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iz gotz an intact vtail joel. remind me on next trip. youre responsible for the rest of the carnage too tho

we need more vids LGE - what about the 1 clocking sam's pink barbie plane in the 70mph wind??
Eagle Butte 70+ (2 min 7 sec)
is this what your looking for.
Oct 26, 2010, 06:45 PM
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svOEwZghNvc is this what your looking for.
This was the red Brio, just shy of a full load. I think Sam said it was 230 oz's ? Unreal
Oct 26, 2010, 06:51 PM
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Sanders
guess it's a red /white one, sell it for cheap you got a good deal and Joel still has some credit from our last midair.
Interesting how it goes in circles.


Back to OT
good that the OPI supply isn't an issue nowadays and Building season is near.

Cheers
Thomas
Thomas, no credit owed my friend. There was what, 14 models in the air ? Was bound to happen, was just bad luck had to be you & I. I think there were ten midairs that day


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