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Nov 06, 2013, 02:40 PM
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F3K Winter postal competition


Hello everybody!

Jaap Hogeboom organizes again this funny Winter postal competition for F3K gliders.
http://www.rcdc.nl/wp/

IŽll recommend to participate.

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Jukka
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Nov 06, 2013, 02:51 PM
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Love the first task
Nov 06, 2013, 03:11 PM
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To All who might be reading:

These are HUGE fun!

Yours, Greg
Nov 06, 2013, 06:30 PM
It's time for me to fly
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What is the criteria for the "mini" class? I fly a 1m plane.
Nov 06, 2013, 08:31 PM
Just plain ridiculous. Sir.
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What is the criteria for the "mini" class
1 meter span or less.

Ryan
Nov 06, 2013, 09:02 PM
It's time for me to fly
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Nov 26, 2013, 03:24 PM
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Got it! The fifth time I've tried it, and I got it today.

3:06, 3:06, 3:26, 3:58, and 3:14

Lots of fun! Bring on December!

Yours, Greg

Oh, yeah: Flying a Blaster 3, at the Balloon Park in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Last edited by glidermang; Nov 26, 2013 at 06:28 PM.
Nov 26, 2013, 03:55 PM
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Jaap comes up with some very interesting tasks. Sent my score in yesterday. Yea, five 3+ minute flights in a row. Flying weather yesterday was really great.

Dick
Dec 12, 2013, 03:53 PM
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Originally Posted by glidermang
Lots of fun! Bring on December!
December's here - made 180s in the Task #2 Ladder over lunch break today, but had too many re-flights to get more before the 30 min max.

Good fun, and we'll try again on Saturday.

Last edited by BavarianCharles; Dec 12, 2013 at 04:12 PM.
Dec 12, 2013, 06:39 PM
Just plain ridiculous. Sir.
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So far I haven't been able to get out for task2 but hope to this weekend. I think if I can get to 180 that will be doing pretty good for me.

Ryan
Dec 12, 2013, 07:11 PM
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We had a cold but beautiful day here today, crystal clear, bright sun, little wind. I thought it would be a great day to try the December task (and my first ever try at any DLG competition task). I took a long lunch break from work, drove over to the field....and found that my Tx battery was dead.
Dec 13, 2013, 08:27 AM
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I would like to join in it but I am too late. I did not even know about it. There is one thing about the first task I did not understand. What is the window for the task?

Never mind I saw the rules in front page 30min window.

If you gentleman do not mind I would like to join in the fun. But this is up to the director.
Last edited by TDM30076; Dec 13, 2013 at 08:42 AM.
Dec 13, 2013, 09:43 AM
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It 's all for fun....I think you can join in anytime. I never got a chance to do November's task; hopefully I can find a good day for December's.
Dec 13, 2013, 01:54 PM
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If you gentleman do not mind I would like to join in the fun. But this is up to the director.
You are welcome to join the Winterpostal. Have fun!

Cheers,
Jaap
Dec 13, 2013, 02:48 PM
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Dumb question: How do you sign up?


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