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Old Mar 04, 2007, 12:38 AM
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These are fun...

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Old Mar 04, 2007, 12:55 AM
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Fly me to the moon...
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Variable pitch prop on the twin? How did ya do that?
Old Mar 04, 2007, 01:03 AM
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Yeah, that was a trip. I've never seen that done with a wing before.
Old Mar 04, 2007, 10:25 AM
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Thrust Vectoring using twin J250 motors. All stock setup on this SpeedWing Mini Twin 250.

-Rodger
Old Mar 05, 2007, 10:15 PM
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I B Chargin'
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I enjoy very tight, very fast, figure-8's as low as I dare.

Laine
You inspired me this weekend. Sat in a chair and did these till I was dizzy.......I get hung up going counter clockwize......This move is good to get all your skilz going.
Old Mar 06, 2007, 04:18 AM
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Don't know if it is a real manuever, but here it goes:

Climb to 150 meters straight over the field. Then a half roll. Nose straught at the ground, power to full...
Pull it up a bit as not to catch any three's, and as low as I dare over the field. And keeping it as low as I dare for as long as I dare.
They say that I regualy hit branches as I pull it up.
And of course then there are the victory rolls as it fly's away over the three's. Hey, it survived it's run...

I hit the ground twice to date, and once a sign post. But EPP keeps forever apperantly....

This is a really fun way to overtake a gasser that is flying at 1 meter by flying under it.
Old Mar 07, 2007, 11:13 PM
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As LOW & FAST as you can go!! Get down on the deck and you don't need a 150+ mph wing. Speed is relative, terrain masking is a BLAST with an occasional pop-up maneuver just to catch your breath now and then.

Mega powered clipped 40" TAZZ.

Happy "Smokin' Low Flyin!!"
Old Mar 08, 2007, 05:51 PM
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Hit Me! Please!
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Any manuever that ends with my wing whacking another is faaaantastic!

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Old Mar 08, 2007, 08:52 PM
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Cant' believe this hasn't been said yet...

CRASHING!!! Anything to make it hit the ground... cause they bounce back so well and people are amazed to see it hit so hard just to get tossed back into the air and fly again.

Seriously though, gliding thermals all day long, using the motor to pull back at you for another round... ok, then power diving into a corkscrew so it looks like its on rails...!!
Old Mar 08, 2007, 09:34 PM
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Make 'n Break!!
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My favorite is crashing and if possible gunning it on the rebound. I've crashed enuf that I've actually been able to pull it off a few times. Damn that soccer post video.
Old Mar 08, 2007, 11:02 PM
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marjamar ,I think ive got you beat on that. Who needs thrust vectoring when you can use a perfectly good tree branch. Heres the video ,you cant see it but you can hear it.
I then follow it up with a 30ft belly smacker (talk about spot landing)
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...mentid=1115417
Old Mar 08, 2007, 11:56 PM
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favorite?hmmm....gettin it back on the ground without breaking somthing....
Old Mar 09, 2007, 02:07 AM
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favorite?hmmm....gettin it back on the ground without breaking somthing....
What are you flying then???? Cant be EPP...

EPP : More bounce per ounce.
Old Mar 09, 2007, 11:22 AM
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I've got a Mega powered MicroJet and I like doing reverse roll break-outs. This is something I pick-up from watching the Blue Angels. Just after a high speed low level pass pull-up slightly do a 270 deg roll either right or left and break (high g turn, 90deg bank) the opposite direction of the roll. It's really cool looking. I also like on the deck high speed figure 8s where your head is at the cross-over intersection and you've got to duck. My MicroJet has more thrust than weight, so I like to show off the vertical capabilty by going straight-up at 70+ doing blindingly fast rolls - sweet, but it disappears in a hurry!
Old Mar 09, 2007, 11:57 AM
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Purples a fruit
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i like those kinda turns with my funjet. very cool looking


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