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Jan 21, 2013, 08:53 PM
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Built two planes today...........


All by myself. NO HELP AT ALL!

I did have to use Old Grumpys tools!

I bought them for me with my own money. Old Grumpy
can't touch them! They are mine!

A Cox Sky Ranger and a Cox Sky Cruiser.

Tower had them on sale with a free extra battery at Christmas
time.

Can't wait for a nice clam day to go fly by my self!

OK, I need a field box, a new outfit, some shoes, hat.

I put clear tape on the bottom of the wing to stiffen it
a bit. The other one has a CF spar. I put some tape
on the bottom to protect it when landing.

Do I need to do a watt test?

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Jan 22, 2013, 08:00 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kimber

Can't wait for a nice clam day to go fly by my self!



^please explain.
Jan 22, 2013, 08:09 AM
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Originally Posted by DogFly.
^please explain.
Calm day? No, or little wind? By my self? No one else with
me?
Jan 22, 2013, 10:14 AM
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"Can't wait for a nice clam day to go fly by my self!"
Jan 22, 2013, 10:18 AM
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Originally Posted by DogFly.
"Can't wait for a nice clam day to go fly by my self!"
Something fishy here???
Jan 22, 2013, 10:23 AM
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LOL, hello!
Those are fun little planes, great to leave in the car!
Jan 22, 2013, 05:06 PM
That's a funny word
You surely don't need a watt test with those. Just charge and fly. We won't tell grumpy.
Jan 22, 2013, 06:34 PM
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Got a few short flights today, but it was a little breezy for the
Ranger. The Cruiser did better. I need more throw I think.
Jan 23, 2013, 09:05 PM
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Looks like you are having weather like we are in SC, warm and wet or dry cold and windy.
I did get to fly Sunday and Monday, little windy but the Fun Cub didn't mind.

Wayne
Jan 23, 2013, 09:12 PM
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Originally Posted by wb4gok
Looks like you are having weather like we are in SC, warm and wet or dry cold and windy.
I did get to fly Sunday and Monday, little windy but the Fun Cub didn't mind.

Wayne
It was nice today, but windy, Brad did get to ride his bike
today, first time in a couple months.

Brads bike. If you have to ask, you can't afford one.

Jan 23, 2013, 09:19 PM
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No thanks, you have to wear Spandex riding those.
I'll stick to my full suspension bike!
Jan 23, 2013, 09:21 PM
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The wife and I have matching Trex's, but we don't ride anymore, getting too old.....only bike I ride is at the Y,

Wayne
Jan 23, 2013, 09:22 PM
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Originally Posted by DogFly.
No thanks, you have to wear Spandex riding those.
I'll stick to my full suspension bike!
Nope, jeans and a red flannel shirt today.
Jan 23, 2013, 09:26 PM
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Originally Posted by wb4gok
The wife and I have matching Trex's, but we don't ride anymore, getting too old.....only bike I ride is at the Y,

Wayne
Brad has a vintage Trek, total restored, all modern gear.



I ride an antique Spalding.



He calls this one his "beater bike"!

Jan 23, 2013, 09:36 PM
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I would have to put new tires on ours in order to ride them. Does Brads bike have a Carbon Fiber frame ?

Wayne


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