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Apr 08, 2006, 02:06 PM
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A cold cold spring morning in Surrey, UK


I went out to get some pics of a local marina this morning (saturday) and thought i'd put a few from the sortie up

It was a very cold morning so I managed one photo flight and a front facing video flight before my fingers gave in to the temperature

Video:

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...84#post5303791

Alex
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Apr 08, 2006, 02:16 PM
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Boy! It's miserable when your hands are that cold, but you got a fine video.
Apr 08, 2006, 02:29 PM
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alex290684,

That is nice work!! The video was interesting to watch. I am guessing you have a BL motor? It seemed to have a lot of power!

The stills are nice. There is a lot of water there, and a lot of nice boats.

Roger
Apr 08, 2006, 05:46 PM
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Cool video...glad to see that there were no near-death spirals in this one!!

MNG
Apr 08, 2006, 07:51 PM
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Nicely done Alex... Cool video... and good positioning for the Marina!!!

Terry.
Apr 09, 2006, 12:50 AM
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Alex,
Itís good to see that a young man is prepared to get up fly early mornings when most would still be nice and warm in bed!!!!
Youíve captured some very nice pictures and vid. And they say we have a water shortage?

Nice one mate,

Gray
Apr 09, 2006, 03:10 AM
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Fine pictures Alex! Wonderful views of that marina and surrounding countryside! Looks like you had good visibility on that day too - amazing the way you can see the tall buildings in London on the horizon!

Congrats mate


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Apr 09, 2006, 04:24 AM
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Cheers for the replies everyone

Was very clear, especially for the time of day.

I'm running a multiplex brushless with a hacker esc and a 2100 3cell tp lipo.

It is powerful but not as I expected. Think I need to experiment with different props or something.

MNG - No near fatalities this time! That tape i put on at the last meet has changed the characteristics completely

Thanks again people, Alex
Apr 10, 2006, 01:38 AM
can you land on that ?
Come on UK guys ...snow in Kent ! Get some AP quick before it goes. Hogster , the old school again in snow, its a cinche, they`ll lap it up. Summer and winter, lines you up for a another repeat in autumn colours. Skis on plane ?


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