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Old Aug 26, 2011, 04:16 AM
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Hey Joe,

think you should bring it to Milang next year. With 3 kg ballast it might be a "task appropriate aeroplane"

John
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Old Aug 26, 2011, 04:37 AM
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Hey Joe,

think you should bring it to Milang next year. With 3 kg ballast it might be a "task appropriate aeroplane"

John
I'll fly it ballasted for the three tasks if you fly yours empty for the three tasks... would be a fun challenge!
Old Aug 29, 2011, 03:36 PM
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I got to fly my new Maxa last week (only 2 test flights in light but gusty breeze). OK, it's really Larry's plane, but now it's linked to my Tx and I have permission to put it through it's paces and check out all aspects, even if it destroys the plane. I love being able to do that when it's not my plane But don't worry. The last time I destroyed a plane was due to a mid-aire in 1998 (John Roe, where are you?), so Larry's plane is in good hands.

As far as the Maxa itself, I already wrote about it. It's a very nice flying plane and JW did a great job.

Hey guys, the planes are getting to be great. That's good because now a pilot won't have any excuses. Maxa joins my list of the top 6 planes (it was a list of 5, but I can't drop one
Old Aug 29, 2011, 04:00 PM
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I got to fly my new Maxa last week (only 2 test flights in light but gusty breeze). OK, it's really Larry's plane, but now it's linked to my Tx and I have permission to put it through it's paces and check out all aspects, even if it destroys the plane. I love being able to do that when it's not my plane But don't worry. The last time I destroyed a plane was due to a mid-aire in 1998 (John Roe, where are you?), so Larry's plane is in good hands.

As far as the Maxa itself, I already wrote about it. It's a very nice flying plane and JW did a great job.

Hey guys, the planes are getting to be great. That's good because now a pilot won't have any excuses. Maxa joins my list of the top 6 planes (it was a list of 5, but I can't drop one
So just out of curiosity, what are the other 5?
Old Aug 30, 2011, 07:38 AM
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Me too ? Other 5 . . .
Old Aug 30, 2011, 08:12 AM
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Me too ? Other 5 . . .
If I were to guess, they'd have to be some variation of the following:
Aspire
Xplorer
Supra
Icon2
???? I can't come up with a fifth.
Old Aug 30, 2011, 08:54 AM
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If I were to guess, they'd have to be some variation of the following:
Aspire
Xplorer
Supra
Icon2
???? I can't come up with a fifth.
Pike Perfect?
Old Aug 30, 2011, 09:10 AM
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Old Aug 30, 2011, 09:42 AM
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Ben will be back after 5:30 PST he is inbound from Shanghai. He will comment tonight. LJ
Old Aug 30, 2011, 10:16 AM
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Ben will be back after 5:30 PST he is inbound from Shanghai. He will comment tonight. LJ

So we have 10 hours to play the new game of "What Will Ben Say?"
Old Aug 30, 2011, 10:28 AM
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If I were to guess, they'd have to be some variation of the following:
Aspire
Xplorer
Supra
Icon2
???? I can't come up with a fifth.
MAKO
Old Aug 30, 2011, 10:55 AM
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MAKO


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Old Aug 30, 2011, 12:05 PM
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Mako was a great flying plane in its time I won the unlimited nats with a set of mako wings on my own fuselage and tail
Old Aug 30, 2011, 01:08 PM
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Mako was a great flying plane in its time I won the unlimited nats with a set of mako wings on my own fuselage and tail
no offense to you Arron or Ben, it just always make me think ...

'uhh ohh, better get Mako' (Maaco car paint ad) as we used to say as the Mako owners stepped up to the winch !
Old Aug 30, 2011, 01:59 PM
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