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Nov 18, 2002, 11:47 PM
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Arizona Jet Rally


Who is going to the "Arizona Jet Rally this weekend. Last year a third of the jets were EDF, so this year a third of the awards are for EDF jets.
Best Performance of a Electric Jet.
Best Sport Electric Jet
Best Scale Military Jet &
Best Scale Civilian Jet.
See you there.
Bob Ruff
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Nov 18, 2002, 11:53 PM
Purple power
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see ya there Bob..........gregg
Nov 19, 2002, 12:39 AM
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AJR


Good, Joe said I could take the A-4 out for spin there.
Bob
Nov 19, 2002, 12:45 AM
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AJR


Bob,
Can I bring my little communist plane?
See you there
Wade
Nov 19, 2002, 01:53 AM
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AJR


You can bring it only if you bring my Lear.

Bob
Nov 19, 2002, 06:51 AM
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Learjet


Bob, what a nice Learjet. Is it your own design or a kit? What drive are you using (fans, motors, cells). Man, that could be a nice next project after completing my Albatros L39.

Ralf
Nov 19, 2002, 09:36 AM
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Lear Jet


It's not my design. The person holding it in the picture is the designer. Marty Snell. The plane uses two WeMoTec Midi fans, Hacker B50-18S motors and 16 CP 2400 for each motor. The fuselage is fiberglass with foam/balsa wing. The fuselage length is 79 inches and the wing span is 69 inches. Flying weight is less than 12 lbs. It has flaps and retracts. Flight times are over 4 mins. Marty should be bringing 3 kits to sell at the rally.
Bob Ruff
Nov 19, 2002, 10:55 AM
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AJR


OK fine - I'll bring Marty, I'll bring your LEAR, and throw in an anti-communist F-86
Have a nice day
Wade
Nov 19, 2002, 11:20 AM
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Deal


Wade, You have a Deal. Bring all the elctric stuff!!
Nov 19, 2002, 12:52 PM
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Well I'm debating on if I'm going or not. I've got five flights on my midi F-18 now and I've decided I don't like it. It doesn't respond to up elevator input very quickly until I get to 1/2 stick, then I guess the LEX grabs a lot of air and it pitches up violently and sometimes tip stalls. I think it's time to move on to a new project.

I'm discouraged but you guys posting all of these pictures makes me want to go!
Nov 19, 2002, 02:00 PM
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I'll be there!!! Can't miss this one...It's always a lot of fun. I'll have a Hawk (see picture ...sorry, not EDF) and an FVK He 162...plus the F-14 in its current state....

Chris
Nov 20, 2002, 10:24 PM
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San Diego group.


Is Dr. Jet , the Evil doctor or any other the other coming out to the rally this weekend? I'm sure you guys are a shoo-in for the best performace of a electric jet.
Nov 20, 2002, 11:08 PM
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I'll be present with a Airworld me262 , maybe Ivan will be present and we'll have a Rag Tag squadron of "Swallows"

Semper Fi
Joe

Looking forward to seeing the Lear
Nov 20, 2002, 11:59 PM
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Bummer I was thinking of going but recent events at work kind of ruined things.

What are you going to be flying Bruff ?
Nov 21, 2002, 12:18 AM
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Flying


I should be flying the following:
My new Lear Jet (see above)
EJF Midi powered F-86 (fixed gear)
EJF HW-730 F-86 will retracts
E-Turbax power T-jet (68" sport jet)
EJF Mini-fan Bob-E-Cat
Wattage F-86 (Hacker B20-18L)
EJF A-10 (twin Wattage fans/stock motors)
The rest aren't finished yet.
Bob


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