Thread Tools
This thread is privately moderated by genovia, who may elect to delete unwanted replies.
Old Jan 06, 2006, 06:12 AM
Hogster is offline
Find More Posts by Hogster
HeliAP'er!
Hogster's Avatar
Ohhhh man that's a horrible video! The guy just has to stand there and watch! The cameraman says something very fitting towards the end .... "Ohhh scheizer ...." .... I don't think we need a translator to work out what that means. ... similarly what the pilot is saying at the end of the video when the end of the word is cut off!

Edit: Why couldn't the guy cut the throttle from the radio?
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Jan 06, 2006, 11:33 PM
daveWCO is offline
Find More Posts by daveWCO
Silent Flight
daveWCO's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by KiwiKid
The nasty thing about helicopter crashes is that the damage is often alot worse than it looks as everything has to work so perectly.

Regards

KiwiKid
Not in that video! The smoking carnage at the end is priceless!

Dave
Old Jan 08, 2006, 08:28 AM
Desert flier is offline
Find More Posts by Desert flier
Registered User
Desert flier's Avatar

A Post that i didnt want to make


Well as I have been reading through this thread over the last 6 mounths sniggering at every ones bad luck It would not be right for me not to let others have there turn to snicker at me when my nummber finally came up

How it hapend was I was getting quite confident at flying around ( sound farmiliar ) and decided aerobatics would be the next chalenge starting with loops and stall turns nice and high as was realy only learning aeros. Well I pulled up for a stall turn cut the throtle and when went to aply power the motor had cut out. To easy an nother dead stick landing the super decathlon glided very well and I had done about 7 dead stink landings in the previous mounth with no damage or excitement, on this ocasion i was turning base and looking into the sun and could only see a silouet didnt know if i was cumming or going as i was trying to figure it out stall and spin and before I could recover the ground got in the way!!
Old Jan 09, 2006, 11:27 AM
peppern75 is offline
Find More Posts by peppern75
Peppern75
peppern75's Avatar
The rest of 1:2,6 Scale Cosmic Wind, witch I've buildt back in 1987. Pix taken at Gol in Norway 16 July 2005

More of my planes here: http://home.no.net/pernil
Peppern
Old Jan 09, 2006, 04:25 PM
Desert flier is offline
Find More Posts by Desert flier
Registered User
Desert flier's Avatar
A pile of balsa in the back of the car is never a good sign it gives ya the sikening feeling. But on the brighter side a new progect to start on.
Old Jan 12, 2006, 02:53 AM
KiwiKid is offline
Find More Posts by KiwiKid
RCGroups - my happy place
KiwiKid's Avatar
Some interesting pics.
Nice photoshopping on the second one of the Me 262 after nose wheel collapse.
The fourth one is from a competion where they do lawn darts on purpose at a
target - those gliders must be tough hombres.

KiwiKid
Old Jan 12, 2006, 05:49 AM
Hogster is offline
Find More Posts by Hogster
HeliAP'er!
Hogster's Avatar
More great finds as usual Kiwi! I've seen the car and the Me262 ones, but the roof landing and the lawn dart are great! The fuselage for that lawn dart looks so flimsy though! I wonder what sort of speed it was going at when it buries itself in the ground?


David
Old Jan 12, 2006, 01:18 PM
RMihara is offline
Find More Posts by RMihara
Aerial Shutterbug
RMihara's Avatar
The before...
Old Jan 12, 2006, 01:18 PM
RMihara is offline
Find More Posts by RMihara
Aerial Shutterbug
RMihara's Avatar
and after...
Old Jan 12, 2006, 01:33 PM
RMihara is offline
Find More Posts by RMihara
Aerial Shutterbug
RMihara's Avatar
The second blooper at the end of this video illustrates how not to exit a Waterfall!
Old Jan 17, 2006, 01:39 PM
monitor is offline
Find More Posts by monitor
I love the smell of 100LL
monitor's Avatar
This is a video from when I tried to mount a camera on the rudder. I am not sure if it was the messed up airflow or possibly an aft CG that made things uncontrollable, but I know for sure that I am very glad my neighbor planted soybeans nextdoor!

There was no damage to the plane whatsoever.... thank goodness.

https://www.rcgroups.com/gallery/sho...cat=500&page=1
Old Jan 18, 2006, 07:29 PM
RCNUT2515 is offline
Find More Posts by RCNUT2515
Registered User
RCNUT2515's Avatar
kiwiwkid whats all the flames from in the last pic-is it from the plane that crashes or something eles and what is the plane coming in behind it?
Old Jan 18, 2006, 07:32 PM
RCNUT2515 is offline
Find More Posts by RCNUT2515
Registered User
RCNUT2515's Avatar
oh never mind just read it more carefully and it was a photo shop job. a pretty good one at that!
Old Jan 20, 2006, 04:52 AM
KiwiKid is offline
Find More Posts by KiwiKid
RCGroups - my happy place
KiwiKid's Avatar
Yeah, looks quite real. Heres some more pics from the same flight that ended so badly. I think they managed to repair it and get it flying again. The scale Me 262 undercarriage is apparently a bit dodgey on grass - theres a few pics in the following post of another that bit the dust.

Regards

KiwiKid
Last edited by KiwiKid; Jan 20, 2006 at 05:26 AM.


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What's the best fully R/C 1/2A engine? thrashaero Engines 1 Jan 07, 2003 08:26 PM
Best charger for <$100? E-Pylet Batteries and Chargers 22 Nov 24, 2002 06:10 PM
How to de-skin bluecor foam in <1 min/side AndrewsJr Foamies (Kits) 12 Apr 16, 2002 05:03 PM
crash picture!!! Mig17 Electric Ducted Fan Jet Talk 24 Feb 06, 2002 01:56 PM
What's your worst/best crash? Vonbaron Electric Plane Talk 5 Sep 30, 2001 06:28 PM