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Old Oct 24, 2006, 04:23 PM
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Idea

Where are you from? where do you fly?


Hi all,
I have ben on here for a couple weeks now and have found a few people within a few hours drive from me that also fly helicopters.
There are a few sites online the offer a pilots directory of sorts, but never really list new flyers.

What I would like to achieve is maybe creating a pilots directory here, It seems like a good idea I thought. we all seem to log on here from time to time anyway.

Basically just list your username,location,what you fly and where. that's it.
Unless you like to fly/learn flying (Lone Wolf), then nevermind.

I will start:

ApachePilot,
Where:Mt. PLeasant, Michigan, my back yard
I fly : FP birds< Aerohawk,Cyclone and walkera #4

That easy gang, who knows you might just find some flying buddies this way.
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Old Oct 24, 2006, 04:58 PM
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You could put your location in your profile so everyone can see it. I've hooked up with new flying friends that way...

BCP, T-Rex SE, Maxir SE (on the way) and 10 planes.

-Roman
Old Oct 24, 2006, 05:17 PM
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Originally Posted by beafraid8
You could put your location in your profile so everyone can see it. I've hooked up with new flying friends that way...

BCP, T-Rex SE, Maxir SE (on the way) and 10 planes.

-Roman

Thanks,

I was looking to create a more open listing....
Instead of having to search through peoples profiles which (for me) would take forever. As looking atthe left side of the screen doesn't really reveal what all the member flys. Also a lot of new and old members don't have location listed.
Old Oct 24, 2006, 05:21 PM
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Old Oct 24, 2006, 05:24 PM
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As another method, you can click on "Members" on the top and do a search for "Maximum Distance from you". Though, like you said, not everyone has entered their location information!
Old Oct 24, 2006, 05:48 PM
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I see no... "Maximum Distance from you" in members.
I've been looking for something like that. I have to fly my helis all by my poor lonesome.
Old Oct 24, 2006, 05:53 PM
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Originally Posted by billyzelsnack
I see no... "Maximum Distance from you" in members.
I've been looking for something like that. I have to fly my helis all by my poor lonesome.
Let's see if this comes out:
Old Oct 24, 2006, 05:57 PM
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This is all I get....

sry, can't seem to figure out how to post that pic...But there is no spot that asks search by distance, on my screen at least.
Old Oct 24, 2006, 06:00 PM
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How's it gonna know how close people are to you IF YOU HAVEN'T ENTERED YOUR OWN LOCATION??!?

-Roman

Edit: Enter your latitude/longitude here:
Old Oct 24, 2006, 06:54 PM
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Algonquin, IL. 1 LA Heli MaxiR SE, 1 LA Heli MaxiR Standard(sure it's standard) 4 MS Composit Hornet 2s, 1 MS Composit Hornet X-3D, 1 MS Composit Hornet X-3D Pro, I MS Composit AS350B Ecureuil, 1 Venom Night Ranger 3D, 2 Walkera 22Es, 2 Walkera #52s, 1.5 E-Flite Blade CPs, 1 E-Sky Belt CP, 1 HDX300, 1 RC Mart Pixy Zap, 3 Picoo Zs, 3 frankenhelis. A Couple Fixed Pitch Century Hummingbirds, 1 Humingbird Elite 3D Pro.... a few more around here somewhere, and a Roxxter 11 on its way tommorow.....

I fly in my Backyard, my park or anyplace that will have me.......

Ken
Old Oct 24, 2006, 07:06 PM
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Thanks all,

I am new here and don't care to be rude...I have put my location in my profile and did a search.... The thing is, though I fly planks too, I also fly helis, this is the reason I posted this thread here, in a heli forum.
I am only looking for heli flyers. I do this because my LHS clerks say they don't know of any...in this area.


I don't know if all this is coming out right, but all I am asking is that people post their username,what and where they fly. Thus allowing anyone to view and if they find someone in thier area they could pm,e-mail that person in hopes of getting together for a flying session, etc....

Thanks again.

KDILL,

You da man.!!!
Old Oct 24, 2006, 07:26 PM
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I fly: (3) Century Hummingbirds, blinged out of course! One Chopper1 Corona, and (2) Picoo Z's

I fly at: Roanoke, Va.

In my backyard some, but mainly in my shop area at work! I love Micro indoor flying!
Old Oct 24, 2006, 08:00 PM
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There is a site where you can register everythin about you across the states so people can find you and vice versa. Forgot where it is, I will try to look for it.

BTW...I fly a hybrid cp2/bcp and a bcp
Old Oct 24, 2006, 10:45 PM
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Old Oct 24, 2006, 10:59 PM
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