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Old Mar 06, 2011, 01:44 PM
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Hey Art,

Know anybody who has a boat?

Better, yet! Add floats and wheel retracts to one of your planes so you can land on runway or river!
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Old Mar 06, 2011, 05:14 PM
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Art...
your last video was fabulous. I forgot to mention that. the sound effect and traffic chatter are spot on. Very entertaining
Old Mar 06, 2011, 05:56 PM
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Really like the cockpit view, and same as above, beautiful approach & landing.


Cheers, Kev.
Thanks Kev!
Old Mar 06, 2011, 06:04 PM
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You dare devil ! Now maybe I can wish for a flight over that river ?
Dare-Devil... ME??
You must have me mixed up with Trappy or somebody?

Never know when the wind could shift and push me south...
Old Mar 06, 2011, 06:05 PM
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Hey Art,

Know anybody who has a boat?

Better, yet! Add floats and wheel retracts to one of your planes so you can land on runway or river!
I have a canoe... could put some FPV gear in my PBY...

PBY Catalina from Great Planes-1 (1 min 31 sec)
Old Mar 06, 2011, 06:06 PM
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Art...
your last video was fabulous. I forgot to mention that. the sound effect and traffic chatter are spot on. Very entertaining
Thanks buddy!
Old Mar 06, 2011, 09:22 PM
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I have a canoe... could put some FPV gear in my PBY...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2SccwFJCZ8
Please do ! Any vid of it landing ?
Old Mar 06, 2011, 09:43 PM
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PBY Catalina from Great Planes- part 2 HI RES (1 min 39 sec)


PBY out takes! (2 min 11 sec)
Old Mar 06, 2011, 09:49 PM
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Art...
your last video was fabulous. I forgot to mention that. the sound effect and traffic chatter are spot on. Very entertaining
LOL looked at it again, missed all the sound the first time cause my daughter was sleeping and I didn't have the earphones. Very nice and "mostly" realistic...I'm not sure the airliners pilots do it "under the jacket"...

...they don't, right ?
Old Mar 06, 2011, 09:56 PM
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Sooo nice ! and funny

I ow to try that sometimes ! Electric float flying seems to be the utmost in relaxing Rc !
Old Mar 06, 2011, 10:28 PM
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Sooo nice ! and funny

I ow to try that sometimes ! Electric float flying seems to be the utmost in relaxing Rc !
I'm on the lookout for a suitable set of floats for the Seniorita.

I've started assembly, very nice ARF, looks like all the hardware is useable.

Trying a little suspension on the nose wheel.
Senoirita nosewheel suspension (0 min 8 sec)


Bought a set of Ski goggles today, I've ordered the headplay mask from Rob, should make a great addition to the goggles. Won't have to drape my jacket over my head anymore.
Old Mar 06, 2011, 10:30 PM
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Nice, nice and nice !
Old Mar 07, 2011, 02:22 AM
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Art flying Saturday. (I need a funny caption for this picture. Any suggestions?)
Old Mar 07, 2011, 02:42 AM
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Art flying Saturday. (I need a funny caption for this picture. Any suggestions?)
Ski goggles worked for me but I do not have the headplays.

the other solution is a loose fitting beanie had (like those worn by youngsters, they look like Smurfs when they use it ) the beanie hat is nice in winter keeps your head warm and in summer it keeps the flies away but they can feel like a Sauna

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Art flying Saturday. (I need a funny caption for this picture. Any suggestions?)
How about:

- Please don't tell I'm watching a Chuck Norris movie ?

- Hidding from paparazzi ?

or

- Don't have my monitor yet, just pretending to fly FPV...



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