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Old May 29, 2008, 05:03 PM
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On the banana boat
On my way to Blossom Valley anyone else want to join?

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Old May 29, 2008, 07:33 PM
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Wish I could get down there. Probably won't be back up and flying for another week though. Then I'll be studying for finals. Might get a day of flying in between though.

Philip, did you get that steal of a deal Mach 1 yet? That thing looks sexy. Saw your post in the fs/w forums.
Old May 29, 2008, 11:18 PM
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Sloping the Financial Cliff
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Wish I could get down there. Probably won't be back up and flying for another week though. Then I'll be studying for finals. .
Perfect, I might need to borrow a Tx if i ever get out of Norfolk and back up on the slope
Old May 30, 2008, 12:35 AM
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Perfect, I might need to borrow a Tx if i ever get out of Norfolk and back up on the slope
Wait you're still in virginia? I thought you were supposed to get back over a week ago?
Old May 30, 2008, 12:44 AM
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Anybody head'n to blossom tomorrow? Friday.
Old May 30, 2008, 12:53 AM
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Philip, did you get that steal of a deal Mach 1 yet? That thing looks sexy. Saw your post in the fs/w forums.[/QUOTE]

Yes I did. Maiden was on Monday and have been flying the out of it since. The poor thing was cooped up in a box for years. Monday was "off the hook" today was very good.
Old May 30, 2008, 12:58 AM
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I need to maid'n my cheetah lynx. first build in 4 years and first flight in 2 years.

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Old May 30, 2008, 01:10 AM
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I should make it out there tomarow befor 4:00 pm
Old May 30, 2008, 01:19 AM
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I have tomorrow off. and I'm just 10 mins away

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Old May 30, 2008, 04:01 PM
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Is it DS'able?
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I should make it out there tomarow befor 4:00 pm
...and I should make it out there after 4pm. Anybody want to keep me company on the backside?

-James
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Old May 31, 2008, 07:57 AM
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Had a good time yesterday...Thanks for tossing me Throne.. nice to meet you Wr. Mizzard..I hope this breaks my dry spell...

Be see'n you on the slope.

Gene
Old May 31, 2008, 09:18 AM
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Thanks to the San Diego Sloper Dudes


Had a great time flying at Dave's beach.....

I apologize to the guy whose car I managed to bounce my easy star off of. However it did make for a spectacular landing.

Also to the general public for scaring the local motorist while trying to land in that rotor.

Oranator....thanks for your help with directions.

Went over to Torrey Pines afterwards.....but I guess it takes a while to get used to flying with all those hangliders. Given my history of bouncing my ships off of various objects.....I thought I would spare the hangliders.

Anyone want to fly the Santa Barbara area.....give me a call, or send me a pm.

Thanks again......Herb
Old May 31, 2008, 11:52 AM
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Great to meet you Herb.
Give me a call whenever you are in town....


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Had a great time flying at Dave's beach.....

I apologize to the guy whose car I managed to bounce my easy star off of. However it did make for a spectacular landing.

Also to the general public for scaring the local motorist while trying to land in that rotor.

Oranator....thanks for your help with directions.

Went over to Torrey Pines afterwards.....but I guess it takes a while to get used to flying with all those hangliders. Given my history of bouncing my ships off of various objects.....I thought I would spare the hangliders.

Anyone want to fly the Santa Barbara area.....give me a call, or send me a pm.

Thanks again......Herb
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Old May 31, 2008, 12:35 PM
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where's everyone going today? Wind is picking up 10-11 MPH 260 degrees.

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Old May 31, 2008, 05:14 PM
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Why Why ohhh why


I've tried to be low key about this, but I am going nuts!

Last time I really sloped was last Thanksgiving at Parker . Then work took over, then work around the house took over, then work again.....

So, just as the schedule was clearing out...

I sever, completely blew out no longer attached, my right achilles tendon. This was back on May 9, and I am still in a cast and on crutches. I had surgery on the 16th, the doc stiched the tendon back together.

Note, my backyard is great for seeing what the wind is doing, and it seems to me that the wind has been good. I think I am going to fix my Weasel and try DSing my fence...

I am going KooKoo I swear!

So, I do want to fly, but it won't be happening until August.

Until then, I have purchased some books on cnc and cam, and will be educating myself. Oh, I will have time to work on ALL of my blown out servos too!

Later

Terry


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