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Old Sep 07, 2012, 07:57 PM
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about 6pm just on dark. I got lost getting there. looks like a good spo never been there befor.t. not a very high slope. what sort of hight can you get there?
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Old Sep 08, 2012, 08:45 AM
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I did a report on today at Larrikin Ridge ... https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...07821&page=836
Old Sep 10, 2012, 01:41 AM
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Here is the video of Saturday at Larrikin Ridge.

Four Aussie slopenuts having DS and frontside fun at Larrikin Ridge 8 Sep 2012 (23 min 8 sec)
Old Sep 10, 2012, 03:46 AM
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Well done to all ... it looked like "fun" conditions.
We missed Eric and Sean at Monto for the thermal comp but it looks like they got a better offer
Eric and Sean, were you Larrikin virgins???
I'd be intereseted to hear your impressions of the slope?
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Old Sep 10, 2012, 07:47 AM
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Have any of you guys been out the back of Swan bank? Some great looking slopes out there Big slopes. Been trying to find a way to get to them.
Old Sep 13, 2012, 04:33 AM
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Tomorrow arvo would be a great flying session at Beechmont, Maleny, Mt Mee or coastal spots.
Old Sep 13, 2012, 04:52 AM
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Hmmmm, I'd be keen to test fly the Warbit at Beechmont
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Old Sep 13, 2012, 07:49 AM
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Think I might head down to beechmont after work tomorrow. Whould be a nice way/place to finish the week of.
Old Sep 13, 2012, 07:25 PM
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It really does look like a perfect arvo for Beechmont. I'll probably head down and get there at 2:30pm or so. Great weather for Vector, Willow, etc etc. Might take the super-heavy Scratcho down and spend some time dialling it in on the frontside.
Old Sep 14, 2012, 06:17 AM
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Nice arvo at Beechmont. I got there at 3pm, and Dave Larrikin turned up soon after, then Tim and also it was great to finally meet Jason. He had actually been there for hours and had a Multiplex Easy glider shed a wing and spiral into the scrub, still unrecovered!

The big news was that Dave maidened the Warbit. Just a CG tweak and it flew nicely, in less air than Dave had expected it to need. It was quite a light air afternoon, but lots of fun.
Old Sep 14, 2012, 07:19 AM
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Had a great day at Beechmont today untill I loast my Multiplex Easy Glider to the dense scrub.
Lost a wing in a spiral dive.LOL. haven't found it yet.
Best part of the day I got to put names to faces. Gday AvB - Tim -and Dave. Nice to meat you all. Got some great planes there AvB. Nice Warbit Dave carn't wait to it DSing one day.
Im glad I went back, I went down the road to get some epoxy almost didn't turn around and go back, found out my package had arived from HK. yupi.
Went back to the slope and threw the Jazz out for its maiden flight. Wow it flew ok needed a bit of a tweek a stronger breez would have been nice. I had a fun day.
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Old Sep 20, 2012, 06:59 PM
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Beechmont Tuesday Arvo???
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Old Sep 24, 2012, 06:43 PM
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There's a decent southerly blowing on the GC, so I'm gonna head to Beechmont for the day if anyone else is keen.

Sean.
Old Sep 26, 2012, 06:09 AM
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How did it go at Beechmont Sean ? I went up to the Knob with my new second hand 4m scaly . Lift was very patchy.
DG 808s first flight (2 min 31 sec)
Old Sep 26, 2012, 05:56 PM
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Wow that looks really nice Shane! Seems pretty responsive and flies beautifully. So you bought that off Pete??? Nice vid, thanks.


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