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Jan 02, 2013, 12:12 AM
Teach your friends to crash!
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Wind alert posted by NWS, sensors aproaching 60mph near Parker. Could be a record day up there on Weds.
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Jan 02, 2013, 08:58 AM
Just chillin @ 403 MPH
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Parker looks good today. I sure hope some people take advantage of the good wind today.

Nick
Jan 02, 2013, 09:23 AM
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Its blowing about 18 or 20 at the house. Probably at least twice that up on Parker. Bring warm clothes its really cold!
Jan 06, 2013, 11:30 AM
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Well I've got a ~60oz Fat Albert 60" that I plan to be maidening at Parker... seems like lots of North in the forecast, which is typical of the winds we get this time of year in Santa Barbara too...
Jan 14, 2013, 10:38 AM
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Where is this place? I want to come up from the OC.
Thanks.
Jan 14, 2013, 10:51 AM
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Here is one link about the site. A couple of us from Santa Barbara will be there.

http://www.rcspeeds.com/location.aspx?Loc=46
Jan 14, 2013, 10:55 AM
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Is this a reliable wind meter?

http://classic.wunderground.com/cgi-...chType=WEATHER
Jan 14, 2013, 10:57 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by macinr View Post
Here is one link about the site. A couple of us from Santa Barbara will be there.

http://www.rcspeeds.com/location.aspx?Loc=46
Thanks! Hope to be there.
Jan 14, 2013, 12:51 PM
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are you guys at Parker right now? Might you be flying on Tuesday?
Tim
Jan 17, 2013, 02:14 AM
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I hit it today(wed)Flew front side about 150 yds past Bruce's parking spot after work(5 min from hill).Bruce was at the saddle but didn't see him. Will be there tomorrow after 330pm+
Jan 17, 2013, 09:08 AM
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Looks like the SA winds are kicking up
Jan 17, 2013, 10:03 AM
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I hope it's blowing like hell! What time will people be up there?
Jan 17, 2013, 12:29 PM
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I'll be there about 2:00
Bruce and Allen kind of want to fly at Camp 9 but they might just go to Parker.

Tim
Jan 17, 2013, 06:50 PM
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Does this tend to happen later in the afternoon? Just asking because I'm coming up from Anaheim.
Jan 17, 2013, 11:15 PM
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Parker can be good all day.
Today was blowing about 35 and pretty smooth on the back side we got there about 2 in the afternoon. Bruce, Alan, Joe M.,Parker Bob, Joe-LVSloper, Tim and John P. we're there today. Top speed was mid 320s or something like that. most seeds were about 17O to 310mph.

Planes that were flying were Kinetic 100, carbon sunbirds, D-80, D-60, Vector DS, JW, SOS and Johns custom wing.
Last edited by HiDesertFun; Jan 21, 2013 at 09:21 PM. Reason: change top speed


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