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Old Nov 21, 2012, 10:45 AM
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Florida flying! A bit windy in the winter so dawn is the time to fly. Summers are great and still if you don't mind some sweat.

Sunrise at 58 degrees and an 8mph wind. I'm starting to love this bird.
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Old Nov 21, 2012, 12:39 PM
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Florida flying! A bit windy in the winter so dawn is the time to fly. Summers are great and still if you don't mind some sweat.

Sunrise at 58 degrees and an 8mph wind. I'm starting to love this bird.
West Palm Beach this morning was 61 degrees with winds 12-17....still a fun fly. Ran three batteries through before winds got bad
Old Nov 21, 2012, 01:59 PM
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My Maiden..... w/High Speed passes


Finally got maiden video up.....was fun....but HatCam needs adjustment...guess GoPro2 is only decent when mounted on a plane...everything too small from a hatcam view...But, Anyway ...here it is

Lol @ 2:24 sec in the video...you will see a Near Miss with a f-16....we were both going too Fast
funcub maiden (4 min 48 sec)



78 and No wind....sunshine...will this weather NEVER end?? hehehehe

Happy Turkey dayTo All You Cub Friends
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Old Nov 21, 2012, 04:37 PM
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West Palm Beach this morning was 61 degrees with winds 12-17....still a fun fly. Ran three batteries through before winds got bad
How early? It got windy fast here.
Old Nov 21, 2012, 05:17 PM
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West Palm Beach this morning was 61 degrees with winds 12-17....still a fun fly. Ran three batteries through before winds got bad
Humm 28 and 35 winds.
Didn't fly
Old Nov 21, 2012, 06:25 PM
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Humm 28 and 35 winds.
Didn't fly
South Dakota is a bit warm I see.
Old Nov 21, 2012, 06:53 PM
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How early? It got windy fast here.
7am. Winds were justing to 17 by 8:30
Hoping to be out by 7 in the morning too. Hopefully wind will be light
Glad I'm not in SD
Old Nov 21, 2012, 07:35 PM
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7am. Winds were justing to 17 by 8:30
Hoping to be out by 7 in the morning too. Hopefully wind will be light
Glad I'm not in SD
Me too
Old Nov 21, 2012, 10:48 PM
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0 degrees in the morning and warms up to 10 later in the day here in Anchorage Alaska. I miss New Orleans...
Old Nov 21, 2012, 11:26 PM
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Damn you Weed... i cant go flying due to a broken shaft BUT still.. damn you.
Old Nov 22, 2012, 08:16 AM
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Skydiver update: the first version was much to complicated.
I realized it much simpler now with a rubber band.
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Old Nov 22, 2012, 08:43 AM
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Happy Thanksgiving to the Fun Cub gang
7am Palm Beach County FL 57degrees and winds 11 gusting 22...so I flew anyway!!!!
Flew one battery, little rough in some gust but all in all a good flight until final. Caught a big gust about three feet off the ground and left wing tip went up like a rocket, right caught and she cart wheeled Luckily just tail wheel fitting got pulled loose so she'll be back in the air by the weekend

RickFlaGuy, hope you have better luck on the west side!
Jimmy
Old Nov 22, 2012, 11:11 AM
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Happy Thanksgiving to the Fun Cub gang
7am Palm Beach County FL 57degrees and winds 11 gusting 22...so I flew anyway!!!!
Flew one battery, little rough in some gust but all in all a good flight until final. Caught a big gust about three feet off the ground and left wing tip went up like a rocket, right caught and she cart wheeled Luckily just tail wheel fitting got pulled loose so she'll be back in the air by the weekend

RickFlaGuy, hope you have better luck on the west side!
Jimmy
I stayed in.
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After breaking the motor shaft. I decided to change my motor to the Turnigy g25 710kv running on the 60a esc. Turning a 13x8x3 prop. Going to take her up tonight and see how she goes. But last nights test that with WOT she is running smooooooth. I love when stuff just... work!.
Old Nov 23, 2012, 01:25 AM
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After breaking the motor shaft. I decided to change my motor to the Turnigy g25 710kv running on the 60a esc. Turning a 13x8x3 prop. Going to take her up tonight and see how she goes. But last nights test that with WOT she is running smooooooth. I love when stuff just... work!.
You are gonna really like that set up it works really well on 3s or 4s.


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