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Hodges Hobbies All Electric Fly In

Mac Hodges field is the stuff that RC dreams are made of. This is a great event at an amazing flying site!

Date - October 17 - 19

Location - Click here for the RCG Places link.

  • Hosted at Mac Hodges beautiful 1600 grass field in Andersonville GA
  • HHAEFI welcomes all kinds of electric flying from ultra micro to giant scale.
  • Helicopters, multi-rotor, EDF, 3D, scale, and more are all welcome
  • Noon Show with world class pilots including the world famous B-29
  • Plenty of Night Flying
  • HHAEFI Full Contact Combat
  • Over $3000 in Raffle Prizes!
  • Concessions available at the field
  • Camping hookups available for a small fee (while they last!)
  • Non hookup camping is FREE!
Pilot registration is only $10 during pre-registration and $15 at the door. Registration covers all three days and includes 2 raffle tickets.

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Sep 18, 2013, 01:28 PM
DFC~ We Do Flyin' Right
Vapor Trails's Avatar
this is one of the greatest events of the year!
Sep 19, 2013, 01:24 PM
Blue Foam Master!!!
KFC's Avatar
My old wing! I miss that plane a lot. I guess I'll have to make another one someday.
Oct 04, 2013, 10:43 PM
Foam is good.
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I Really want to go. Bad. My favorite event of all time! Gotta play it by ear though. Health concerns... Appointments. Etc.
Oct 05, 2013, 06:29 AM
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Homedaddy would be awesome if you could make it.. Hope your helth concerns get taken care of quickly and you get well soon!

Oct 05, 2013, 01:06 PM
Multirotor Builder!!!!!
I will do my best to be there this year. working on getting the Leave. and I might bring some new guys with Me.
Oct 06, 2013, 05:24 PM
The SEFF telescope guy.
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Bring all your friends. This is a great time and place to fly and enjoy the hobby. Lots of friendly folks, a great hobby shop and a premier flying field, food available on site, bathrooms and showers and free camping if you don't need one of the powered RV spots. What more could you want? Maybe a raffle and noon demo's including Mac's B-29...we can do that! See you there.
Oct 07, 2013, 09:50 AM
"Audentes Fortuna Juvat"
Evel Knievel's Avatar
Just want to remind everyone that HHAEFI preregistration will close at midnight this coming Friday. If you want to take advantage of the $5 preregistration discount please make sure to register by Friday the 11th.

Oct 10, 2013, 11:58 AM
Did you all read MAC is closing after 30 years
Oct 10, 2013, 12:40 PM
Multirotor Builder!!!!!
When . I have not seen this.
Oct 10, 2013, 12:49 PM
He mentioned it in his news letter.

From: Greetings from Hodges Hobbies
To: Greetings from Hodges Hobbies Subscriber
Sent: Tuesday, October 08, 2013 4:44 PM
Subject: Greetings from Hodges Hobbies Message

(Mailing list information, including how to remove yourself, is located at the end of this message.)
Greetings From Hodges Hobbies;
We have a couple of great events coming up here at Hodges Hobbies:
This weekend (Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Oct. 10-12) we are hosting the Rally of Eagles. This is a giant warbird and scale event. I think this is our 4th year hosting this event that was previously held in Florida and it has grown every year and has become one of the best events on the schedule.
The following weekend (Thursday through Satruday Oct. 17-19) we are having our fall electric event which we call HHAEFI (Hodges Hobbies All Electric Fly In). This event is our second largest event of the year with SEFF being the largest.
At both events we will have concessions catered by Kate's Soul Food so come out and enjoy a great meal while attending a couple of great fly-ins.
We've got the new Flyzone Hadron from Great Planes in stock...this is a fast, very maneuverable vectored thrust flying wing.
Also have the new Ultra Micro Icon A5 BNF with the AS3X system. This should be a lot of fun on the pond...just look out for the little alligator that is living in there now.
After a run of a little over 30 years Hodges Hobbies is closing the doors. I've decided it's time and will be winding things down over the next few months. I don't have a definite timetable or definite plan yet but things will grind to a halt sometime in the near future. It will be business as usual as the inventory goes down and expect some sales starting now with 20% off of everything in the store.
Take care, Mac
Oct 10, 2013, 02:43 PM
"Audentes Fortuna Juvat"
Evel Knievel's Avatar
The hobby shop will be tapering down its operations over the next several weeks. The flying field will remain open and will continue hosting events like SEFF and HHAEFI.
Oct 10, 2013, 04:57 PM
DFC~ We Do Flyin' Right
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Originally Posted by Evel Knievel
The hobby shop will be tapering down its operations over the next several weeks. The flying field will remain open and will continue hosting events like SEFF and HHAEFI.
Anything we can do for Mac on his way out? He was so influential to so many of us...
Oct 10, 2013, 10:55 PM
"Audentes Fortuna Juvat"
Evel Knievel's Avatar
He is having a sale to thin out some of the stock. He will be open during HHAEFI.
Oct 11, 2013, 03:04 PM
"Audentes Fortuna Juvat"
Evel Knievel's Avatar
The much anticipated HHAEFI V8 shirt design! Just because it's an electric event doesn't mean that we can't have "big block" fun!

Preregistration ends tonight at midnight so make sure to get registered! Those who preregister enjoy discounted registration fees.

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