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Old Oct 22, 2012, 07:29 AM
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that reminds me Glen, I will need some cut for my old Learjet fuse one day.........maybe in time for next manilla......as if I'll have it done by then!!

We (as in you ) need to nut out an appropriate airfoil so I can form it into the plug as it has regular 70's glo powered foil shape in the fuse, I.E thicker than a thick thing. I'm thinking a piece to match the original with the new foil cutout so I can glue it to the original wing mount then take a mould off the whole fuse.

I'm thinking of a fast wing (as per full size) with scale flaps and maybe something that would respond well to EDF power later on.
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Old Oct 22, 2012, 07:33 AM
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Would you like fries with that?
Old Oct 22, 2012, 07:57 AM
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Next time I'm up that way Ill give you a call and we can nut it out.
Ill bring the spuds.
Old Oct 22, 2012, 10:00 AM
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cheers guys
Could be possible Humphrey, in this video they have a few supporters standing around with batteries waiting for the quad copter to meet them.. pretty cool http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkAodEy6BsQ
trub,
what a cool video.. very sharp image resolution, very stable..Thanks, Obviously that site is beautiful but missing two key things.. sheep, and a nice 12mph wind for sloping,

In the winter apparently they get a lot of avalanches..huh?
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Old Oct 22, 2012, 01:28 PM
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Obviously that site is beautiful but missing two key things.. sheep, and a nice 12mph wind for sloping, D
When it comes to the perfect site Jim, I'd pick a road to the top over a good looking sheep any day
Old Oct 22, 2012, 02:56 PM
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Manill 2013


Hi Steve

Have you had time to sort out dates for next years pilgrimage?

Is it likely to be 16 to 22 or 23 to 29?

The interest is growing from what I hear having just been to a 2metre contest at Heathcoat last weekend.

Once we needed a peg to fly, a nice problem to have would be a peg to get a standing flying spot on the mount. Just dreaming.

Cheers John Qugley
Old Oct 22, 2012, 03:30 PM
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Hi John,
Dates for Slope fest 2013 are 13th to the 22nd
date are at the end of this video https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...postcount=2438
Old Oct 22, 2012, 07:46 PM
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Hi John,
Dates for Slope fest 2013 are 13th to the 22nd
date are at the end of this video https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...postcount=2438
Hey steve hows the fouger going has it been repaired yet......
Old Oct 22, 2012, 07:58 PM
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no nothing touched since I got back to much landscaping work to do plenty of time to get it going but have 3 other aircraft to build before next May
Old Oct 22, 2012, 09:05 PM
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Three?!!!!.....Do they fit in your back pocket?!!!
Old Oct 22, 2012, 09:14 PM
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Three?!!!!.....Do they fit in your back pocket?!!!
yep got the baggage size and its all good
Old Oct 23, 2012, 02:35 AM
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yep got the baggage size and its all good
You need cargo pants mate.
Old Oct 23, 2012, 03:43 AM
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Steve, that last Osprey video was cool. I wish there was post of all of us flying the big birds and making passes.

Jim
In a couple of hours there will be Jim, uploading to youtube now...
Old Oct 23, 2012, 04:31 AM
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Awesome Shane ,looking forward to seeing that it was a blast just being part of it
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Old Oct 23, 2012, 04:34 AM
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Another hour Steve, almost 12 minutes of mouldies and DS'n
I have more video to process and will do it over the next few days. My video processing software (Sony Vegas 10) carked it for some reason so I had to update it and only found time today to do it.


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