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Old Jan 09, 2011, 09:32 AM
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That rodeo turnaround move is the bomb!

Classic move!..
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Old Jan 09, 2011, 09:34 AM
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This video is proof of addiction. If there is any doubt that DLG is like a drug, what else could have a grown man doing the "ride the pony" dance move while catching and launching? That was priceless and I almost fell out of my chair! DLG launch moves shown at 2:50 and 3:50 marks......

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Old Jan 09, 2011, 11:39 AM
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Great job on the video Mike!
Old Jan 09, 2011, 01:54 PM
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Old Jan 09, 2011, 03:16 PM
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Launch high. Fly low.
Prius in the pic...

Greg, do planes (assembled) fit in the back of that car?

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Here's what BDO looked like yesterday. WSUD is about the same. Both very flyable. Thanks for the pic Greg.
Old Jan 09, 2011, 07:48 PM
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What was I looking for??
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Jun, Yes they do and and quite easily to.
Thats what I like about the prius lots of room in the back with the seats
laying down of . and I really like the car, and I would buy it again.
Very nice car.
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Old Jan 09, 2011, 08:22 PM
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Can someone tell me what "RAD" means in reference to how a glider is built? Trying to learn some lingo
Old Jan 09, 2011, 09:12 PM
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Here you go. The 4 of us had a good time today (er, yesterday). Even had some blue sky and a little sun early on before it clouded over. But fog was no issue, and we found lift. Tested out the PA system and sound files playlist, and everything worked great. We played the Star Spangle Banner at about 3/4 volume and it hurt your ears if you were standing too close to the speakers. I think they probably heard it in Brigham City. Should be all set for our next contest.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0qg0bNJAig
You might want to see a doctor. That is crazy:rolleye s:
Old Jan 09, 2011, 09:24 PM
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Here you go. The 4 of us had a good time today (er, yesterday). Even had some blue sky and a little sun early on before it clouded over. But fog was no issue, and we found lift. Tested out the PA system and sound files playlist, and everything worked great. We played the Star Spangle Banner at about 3/4 volume and it hurt your ears if you were standing too close to the speakers. I think they probably heard it in Brigham City. Should be all set for our next contest.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0qg0bNJAig
woo who ride em cowboy. Hey "RODEO" when you comin down again to fly with us AZ flyers again.

Norm
Old Jan 09, 2011, 09:26 PM
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woo who ride em cowboy. Hey "RODEO" when you comin down again to fly with us AZ flyers again.

Norm
We could sure use some Ropin "RODEO" style DLG lesson's there "Rodeo"
Old Jan 09, 2011, 09:27 PM
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Launch high. Fly low.
Good to know, Greg. Thanks! I want one. No! I need one. My commute is gonna make me broke.

Great video, guys! Keep em coming.

Jun
Old Jan 09, 2011, 09:49 PM
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woo who ride em cowboy. Hey "RODEO" when you comin down again to fly with us AZ flyers again.

Norm


As soon as I possibly can, believe me! Some of that AZ sun sure would feel good, and my brain needs it
Old Jan 09, 2011, 10:28 PM
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I got a kick out of the video. Nice job getting out there and getting it done in the snow guys!
Old Jan 09, 2011, 10:35 PM
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Can someone tell me what "RAD" means in reference to how a glider is built? Trying to learn some lingo
I'm uncertain as to what RAD means, but:

RDS= Rotary Drive System This is a method of ail/flap control that puts all linkages internally, reducing over-all drag.

RES= Rudder, Elevator, Spoiler. A class of TD ships. Not specifically related to DLG, but I've heard DLG guys talk about them.


Now that I think about it, RAD "might" be Rotary Aileron Drive.. more or less the same thing as RDS.
Old Jan 09, 2011, 10:36 PM
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Good work guys. Looks like I missed a great time. Too bad we got spoiled with such a pleasant fall. Cant remember last time it was above freezing, but its been nasty cold lately.

1 degree tomorrow!!!!!!!

Perfect for some DLG!!!!

PS, whats the nice way to tell Jim he is throwing with the wrong hand????
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