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Jan 27, 2014, 05:12 AM
Mike's Ma Maaaaaaaaan
Originally Posted by PaulB
Willie Willie.

Now someone needs to figure out why......
The only name that Biggles ever gave to an aircraft (as far as I can find).
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Jan 27, 2014, 10:11 AM
Blew out my flip flop
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Snoopy, cause it looks like it might go after the Red Baron
Jan 27, 2014, 01:03 PM
It's all in the Blades!
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There is hairdressers/nail bar by the name of that in the local town. If it were that all I would think of is Cali walking round in drag!....that would scar me for life!! sniff sniff

Snoopy ....I like that!

What about Gyroon ?

Keep them coming !!!

Jan 27, 2014, 01:05 PM
It's all in the Blades!
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Didn't know that!...I can see the front of the magazine...this month build yourself a Willie Willie

Jan 27, 2014, 03:21 PM
Mike's Ma Maaaaaaaaan
Nor did I, thought of Biggles and Googled.

When I saw what came up I thought that it was worth posting

I could see the headline, but not on the magazines that we read
Jan 27, 2014, 03:21 PM
Mike's Ma Maaaaaaaaan
P.S., What was he thinking??????????????????????????
Jan 27, 2014, 04:30 PM
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.....ahem.......ahem......."Rotosail".......or how about the Greek word "Nethopter" which means "to spin wing"..............I swear.......it does.......
Jan 27, 2014, 05:02 PM
It's all in the Blades!
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I looked that up aswell Mr Anderson!!...in good faith
Jan 27, 2014, 05:04 PM
It's all in the Blades!
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I asked young Debs....she came up with Wimpy or Moby because she thinks it looks like a whale!

I just shook my head in shame!
Jan 27, 2014, 06:44 PM
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OK, after intensive debate with myself , and exhaustive soul-searching seems like I'd call it "Whippit"....whippit good..... how can you argue with that ????
Jan 28, 2014, 10:57 AM
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May I suggest the eloquently simple, if not cute "OTTO".......yes, it was used 40 years ago by some control-liner, but there is no copyright on names or titles
Last edited by ottogiro58; Jan 28, 2014 at 12:40 PM.
Feb 12, 2014, 04:33 PM
It's all in the Blades!
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At the top of my list is Charlie's suggestion of 'Whippit'

Devo - Whip It (Video) (2 min 47 sec)

reminds me of the school disco!

I am waiting for confirmation on whether this model is small enough for a free pull out plan in the mag

Feb 12, 2014, 04:49 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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That would be extraordinarily nice....

Latest blog entry: My hangar...
Feb 14, 2014, 09:19 AM
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Feb 14, 2014, 12:50 PM
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Nice undercarriage



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