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Old Apr 26, 2012, 01:32 AM
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Ok finally found some pics. It's a wing!!!
Good job guys!!!

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Old Apr 26, 2012, 02:46 AM
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Pardon my ignorance. But what type of plane is it??
I looked at the first page and it's been on the move since 2006??

You guys have done a wonderful thing

My favorite shaper Tyler did the same thing with a surfboard. They made a film about its travels. Single fin yellow. Great movie.
I would like to see it fly.
Can you tell me where you will be on sat. Around 4:30??
Thanks
Rubio
Rubio, you need to fly it!

It was cool to read the log book in the box, seeing where it went and who's flown it. Let's see how many So. Cal. slopes it can fly, before we send it off.
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Old Apr 26, 2012, 02:54 AM
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Rubio, you need to fly it!

It was cool to read the log book in the box, seeing where it went and who's flown it. Let's see how many So. Cal. slopes it can fly, before we send it off.
Tom
I bet it's AMAZING!!
I would live to fly it. I work on sat. But I will head to the slope you are at after work. Or on Sunday!!!
Just post where you are ...!!
It would great to meet you.
Rubio
Old Apr 26, 2012, 06:35 AM
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Don't forget the photos and video, guys.
I need more pic's of it's travels.
Old Apr 26, 2012, 10:55 AM
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You got it Zipper!
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Old Apr 26, 2012, 12:56 PM
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Don't forget the photos and video, guys.
I need more pic's of it's travels.
Have no fears Zipper, with Tom taking care of the Dom it is in very good hands.

-Jonathan
Old Apr 26, 2012, 01:06 PM
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I'm looking forward to getting some flight time on this plane. It will be fun!
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Old Apr 26, 2012, 01:23 PM
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Hey Tom, u wanna make your way down by us this weekend? Would be cool to have the DOM at Misty ...
Old Apr 26, 2012, 01:44 PM
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Hey Tom, u wanna make your way down by us this weekend? Would be cool to have the DOM at Misty ...
Jordan, can you make up some OCSS stickers so we can mark the Dom?

-Jonathan
Old Apr 26, 2012, 10:59 PM
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Flight report,
I charged the DOM and it took about 300 ma. I got to Kite Hill,(named after the hovering birds that live there) assembled the DOM and installed an "orange" spectrum receiver and programmed the radio. The Dude tossed it out for me and the DOM flew at Kite. The cg seems ok, but one servo seems faster than the other. I need to review the recommended throws and do some more tuning to get it dialed for the weekend. There appears to be a lost model alarm that beeps periodically and emits three short beeps if power is lost from the transmitter. Is that how it's supposed to be? I didn't have much time for sloping today. More to come.
Tom
Old Apr 28, 2012, 10:40 PM
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World Slope Tour "Orange County"


Day four, and the DOM has been on the move! Wednesday it was flown by myself at Kite Hill. Friday after work, Jeff Rogas (Oletimer) and I flew it at Lilly's in some 10+ mph wind. Today The DOM was flown at Misty Ridge in San Clemente, by myself, Carlos (JCortiz) and Jordan (Orni freak).
Old Apr 29, 2012, 03:48 PM
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It's great to see the Dom being flown and photographed.
Old Apr 30, 2012, 01:27 AM
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Hi Tom
Do you think we could maybe get the Dom to my slopes

Rubio
Old Apr 30, 2012, 06:51 AM
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Tom , the lost model alarm wont work with spectrum radios , hay 2.4 stuff as just coming out when we sent the DOM on its journey !!!


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Old Apr 30, 2012, 08:10 AM
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Hey, Zipper, just some info for planning where the DOM goes, remember it's supposed to end up here with me in Idaho in August. I'll take it to Soar Utah Aug. 31st - Sep. 3rd, then I'm heading directly to Southern California for family vacation. We will be returning to Idaho via San Francisco and Reno, Nevada. We'll be at the Reno Air Races Sep. 14th. I could hand deliver it to anyone along that route if you'd like to plan it that way. There will be a ton of options for a hand-off at Soar Utah.


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