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Old Feb 17, 2005, 11:38 AM
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Oh, yes, the Super Sportster EP that crashed today is pictured in post # 146 above! Sure does not look like that anymore...
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Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:08 PM
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The gentleman did not walk the "Walk of Shame" along! We were right there with him and supported him all the way back to the PITTs!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:11 PM
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I am very greatful and appreciative that this nice gentleman gave me the model without the gear since he was going to throw it away and I estimate just a couple of hours to bring back the model to flying condition!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:14 PM
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Back in the Pitts the gentleman started to remove his gear
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:19 PM
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Yeah, it looks bad...but, that's beacause there's a battery hatch on the top that gets removed....all I have to do is rebuild the frontal firewall and re-enforce the existing side balsa FUSE frame and it will be good as new!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:28 PM
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In other news...


I was super impressed with this 1935 Taylor Cub with Floats. I have seen it fly with wheels but, just take a look at it with floats, just majestic....boy did I have FUN TODAY!
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Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:30 PM
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Just the best model and graceful flyer I have ever seen!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:32 PM
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Float Stop!

Succesful flight! Well done! No recovery boat needed!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:35 PM
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Dry Dock!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:39 PM
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Here's the Rodney Iwan's "Daddy" size Super Sportster! It flys just like the small Great Planes EP version!

Take a look at the Monster 1.20 4-stroke Glow Engine!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:42 PM
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Rodney Iwan's "Daddy" size Super Sportster at the prep Pitts and in action ready to another take off!

Sorry no in-flight pictures on account that the camera person was flying his own models
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:47 PM
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Oh, let me share some models that I brought with me and showing the large size "Daddy" size Super Sportster!
Old Feb 17, 2005, 12:49 PM
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Oh, Lets not forget the Super Turbo BEAVER! This model was spectacular!
Old Feb 18, 2005, 09:00 AM
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Cold morning at the Space Center's Flying Field!


A cold morning at the Space Center's Flying Field!

Before duty call Dean Orr and myself put in a few flights in with his Zagi and my Sky Raider Mach-II Glow-to-Electric converison.

Here's my MACH-II taking to the skys! Just entering to perform a Knife Edge
Old Feb 18, 2005, 09:02 AM
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Here's my MACH-II in a very Fast and Low Pass...notice the focus was not fast enough....sorry camera!


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