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Feb 02, 2012, 11:05 AM
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Think You Know RCG Well? << An RCG Trivia Game >>

I played this on another forum and it turned out to be a lot of fun.

Ground Rules

1. A user asks a question about anything RCG. Someone answers it.

2. The user answering the questions earns the right to ask the next question.

Helpful Suggestions

A. Questions asked should be about factual stuff on RCG so that answers can be proved by a link. Opinionated questions such as "what is the best beginner plane" should not be asked.

B. Questions can be asked anytime, but to avoid confusion, we should try to limit the amount of unanswered questions.

C. If a user posts a question that is not answered correctly in 24 hours, the initiator of that question should quote the question along with his/her hint in another post.

D. Anyone can dispute an answer believed to be correct if a link to the true answer is provided.

That's all there is to it. I can update this post with a running tally for who has answered the most questions correctly for RCG bragging rights.

Bonus questions are worth 2 points

Let the fun begin.

Here is the first question:

What user started at least two really long threads, loved by some, hated by others, that discussed a piece of equipment typically used in a gym.

Bonus question:

What was the title of one of those threads?

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Leader Board

David Hogue ... 33 points
Dr Spark ... 29 points
Mark Wood ... 25 points
Kenny Sharp ... 12 points
SPEED-E-FLYER ... 9 points
leccyflyer ... 8 points
signflyer ... 8 points
C4H1 ... 7.5 points
Murocflyer ... 7 points
Azarr ... 6 points
TMO ... 5 points
James Frolik ... 3 points
HELModels ... 2 points
jrb ... 2 points
Endlesslag ... 2 point
Challenger413 ... 1 point
sgtdirt ... 1 point
Ron Williams ... 1 point
Karl B2 ... 1 point
Ken Myers ... .5 points
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Feb 02, 2012, 12:17 PM
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Will Haney ...plane on a treadmill.
Feb 02, 2012, 01:08 PM
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That's correct.

Since you answered that correctly, are you going to post another question or defer it to someone else?
Feb 02, 2012, 02:20 PM
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OK, here is a question for the "old timers."

There was an RCG member who was pretty vocal about certain things. I enjoyed his posts, most were meant to be humorous, but he did rub a few people wrong at times. As a matter of fact, on some items this person was so vocal, Jim B decided/joked that he would allow this user to be a moderator each week for a whole day. I believe Tuesday was that day.

Name that RCG user.

Bonus question.

Link the photo of Jim B, with the blackboard, at their weekly meeting.
Feb 02, 2012, 07:43 PM
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I can't remember his name, but I know he LOVED zagis!
Feb 02, 2012, 07:46 PM
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Feb 03, 2012, 07:46 AM
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Lol.. nice idea for a thread.. You got it, post another..
Feb 03, 2012, 07:54 AM
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Another history question: The combination of a Hacker B20 motor and Kan1050 cells used in a Switchback or MiniFlash was given a special name. What was the name of that combination?
Feb 03, 2012, 09:10 AM
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Originally Posted by Murocflyer
That's correct.

Since you answered that correctly, are you going to post another question or defer it to someone else?
I'll take a crack at it.
It's not a slow stick... it's not a zagi.

It does have a nickname...after a long time user here, bashed it pretty good...He bashed it so well, that Hobby Lobby had a sale on these planes, with the nickname, in honor of this current, longtime member.

Name the plane.
For a bonus, name the member it is nicknamed after.
Feb 03, 2012, 09:14 AM
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I was going to give a Tic question.
Feb 03, 2012, 09:34 AM
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I'll be surprised if anybody gets it... But I can provide a link.
Feb 03, 2012, 09:58 AM
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Wow, these are really specific questions. I could have only answered OP's question.
Feb 03, 2012, 10:20 AM
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Kenny and signflyer,

Those are two great questions! That's gonna take some research. Nice job!

Looking forward to someone posting the answers to those.
Feb 03, 2012, 10:24 AM
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In the interim, here is another question.

There was a GWS plane made famous for its travels around the world. It was the subject of many threads and posts and it even made it into Model Aviation magazine.

What is the name of that airplane and the project?

Bonus question (worth 2 points)

Where is the plane now and post a link to the photo of its current location

Extra bonus question (worth 3 points)

Name the originator of the project and provide a link to "how it all began"
Feb 03, 2012, 11:32 AM
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Tiger Moth
The Tiger Moth Project.

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