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Oct 05, 2012, 11:32 AM
Drone offender FA377YHFNC
A continued silence from this corner will saturate this thread.
Oct 05, 2012, 11:40 AM
Tellin' it like it is!
Geez, tough crowd...

Why so conservative? Young blooooooooooooooood is here!
Oct 05, 2012, 11:43 AM
Drone offender FA377YHFNC
Lack of concern for safety is not synonymous with having fun. Your premise is a fallacy.

Moderators, please close this troll's thread.
Oct 05, 2012, 12:18 PM
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Originally Posted by JamesNeal
Sorry, let's say...uhmmm ohhhh Parkzone Radian!

I reckon if you can't get a handle on one of those...consider taking up stamp collecting.
That swings a big prop, so please be careful, I would hate for you to learn the hard way. But, if you do get bitten, post some pics.
Oct 05, 2012, 12:25 PM
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RR, doesn't this sound like someone we all recently ran afoul of?
Oct 05, 2012, 12:30 PM
DX5e fatal flaw- PM me!!!!
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Originally Posted by JamesNeal
Geez, tough crowd...

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Oct 05, 2012, 01:28 PM
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Originally Posted by JamesNeal
Oh c'mon, prison for a toy plane?! You'd have to be pretty silly to let a prop bite you and even if it did - drink some cement and harden up boyz!!
Well i envisioned like a 3 year old kid in the park, and a guy with no respect acting like he is 3 fly a plane into said three yr old. bye Ignored
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Oct 05, 2012, 01:58 PM
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Originally Posted by JamesNeal
Oh c'mon, prison for a toy plane?! You'd have to be pretty silly to let a prop bite you and even if it did - drink some cement and harden up boyz!!
Maybe not prison, but surely you could be charged with willful negligence or gross negligence as by flying in a high traffic area you disregarded known safety issues.

They may be toys, but they can and have killed people http://jalopnik.com/5617310/video-cr...ver-air-rights

http://www.airliners.net/aviation-fo....main/2771464/

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=165567

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...hreadid=165472

Your so called toys, can kill. Take that to the park and fly it.
Oct 05, 2012, 02:00 PM
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Originally Posted by chucksolo69
No, a HZ Champ probably won't kill anyone, but the spinning prop could still cut you.
Actually a fully charged lipo and prop spinning full speed will not cut you, I've tested this with a guy out at a field we fly at cause his little dog likes to chase his Champ and jump and grab it out of the air. So barring the dog getting the prop in his eye, it's pretty much safe.
Oct 05, 2012, 02:03 PM
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Doesn't sound too good for the Champ though.
Oct 05, 2012, 02:35 PM
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It is funny, I have a short video of it that I grabbed with my phone. He hates that plane. Oddly when we leave planes on the ground other than walking up and giving them a sniff he is uninterested in them until he sees that yellow champ.
Oct 05, 2012, 03:11 PM
Drone offender FA377YHFNC
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RR, doesn't this sound like someone we all recently ran afoul of?
It does and that's why we shouldn't feed the troll.
Oct 05, 2012, 03:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Rockin Robbins
It does and that's why we shouldn't feed the troll.
Where is the fun in that?

I flew my UM Extra right into a guy at the Wings Over the Rockies model airplane expo. He goes "ouch, I hope you have insurance" and of I said "yeah I have insurance" but nobody was hurt, not even the plane

That's what you get for trying a flat spin in a 10-foot box
Oct 05, 2012, 03:29 PM
Drone offender FA377YHFNC
Darn, those boxes can be heavy too!
Oct 05, 2012, 03:41 PM
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I honestly don't know why they let us fly in the freekin museum in the first place. I've bounced a plane off the b-1 bomber more than once.


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