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Old Jan 28, 2011, 07:24 PM
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Are you going to Art Dye? I have never been there. May have to catch up with you another time. I bought some kind of switch from HK but not sure how to use it. Are you going to sod farm sat? If so maby can get with you then.
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Old Jan 28, 2011, 07:45 PM
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The sod farm is too wet this time of the year so everyone is at Art Dye even on Saturdays.

Hey does anyone have an electric pump they could bring tonight? I need the kind that you air up an inflatable mattress with?
Old Jan 28, 2011, 07:50 PM
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Looks like some have set up light switching on transmitter. Anyone care to share how you do it? Will be building a Night Reaper and would like to switch different light circuts. Thanks............ Jetpack how are the mods. comming on your night SW. Plan on shakeing out my SW tomorrow.
Hey Burhead- still flies like it's tail heavy. I'll be bringing the SW tomorrow. I may end up with a front mounted motor after all Possibly this airfoil does not like the forward sweep on the TE... I hope I can still make a good flier out of it
Old Jan 28, 2011, 08:53 PM
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Ryan I have one that runs off car batteries. Dont even want to guess what you are up to.

See you all in a few.
Old Jan 29, 2011, 12:09 AM
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So did a channel 4 camera crew show up tonight?
Old Jan 29, 2011, 01:11 AM
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Nope, no camera crew. At least not that we saw. We were all so busy flying.

We had a fantastic turn-out tonight. Probably 15+ night planes. Lots of great flying. I flew out about 12 packs myself, stayed for a couple of hours. Good times had all around. Quite a few spectators too, as much as we've ever had during our summer night-fly events.

I was the first one there, got one flight in while waiting for someone else to show up, and the first person to show up was a cop. Said they'd been getting calls about strange lights above Art Dye park, and he was on assignment to check it out. He hung out and visited for a while then took off.

We need to do that more often!
Old Jan 29, 2011, 01:33 AM
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We need to do that more often!
Oh Yeah! Jake and I both flew a few packs out.
I was cold! But what a GREAT time!
  • Adrain's might-as-well-be-jet-powered Extreme Wing
  • Ryan's tricopter hauling up and dropping the balloon
  • Ryan's wild as any night plane I've ever seen Slo Stick
  • A good tree hit and a handicap sign hit
  • LOTS of good combat hits
Great night!
-Tom
Old Jan 29, 2011, 02:03 AM
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I was the first one there, got one flight in while waiting for someone else to show up, and the first person to show up was a cop. Said they'd been getting calls about strange lights above Art Dye park, and he was on assignment to check it out. He hung out and visited for a while then took off.

We need to do that more often!
Did his name happen to be Dan?
Old Jan 29, 2011, 04:56 AM
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Did his name happen to be Dan?
No. Unfortunately I didn't make it.
Old Jan 29, 2011, 11:44 AM
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I found out why the "HIT" didn't work on the "IT" plane and why the lights were so dim. I was running separate batteries for lights and power and the lights battery was almost dead. Not enough power for white lights.

I'm going to be making some changes before St.George. "IT" in white. Balloon lights, lots more and white.

That was a lot of fun. Lets do it again when it gets warmer so we can worry about mosquito bites instead of frost bite.
Old Jan 30, 2011, 02:29 AM
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LED night flying informative videos
Informative if a little dry...
I wish I had found this series about 3 months ago

http://www.hoverandsmile.com/nightfl...-power-sources
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Old Feb 01, 2011, 11:06 PM
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What we should do is contact the airport, dugway, police, and everybody that the news people tried to contact and let them know what's going on so they can give people answers whenever they call in.
I have the phone number for Dugway Range Control.

Old Feb 12, 2011, 11:47 PM
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Todd, I have your new Alien communication board for you. I saw them demoing them. Look pretty cool.
Old Feb 13, 2011, 01:13 PM
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What's a Alien communication board?
Old Feb 13, 2011, 08:21 PM
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It's a light controller that let's you do light strobe and pulsing patterns with your LED light strips.


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