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Old Mar 20, 2009, 05:04 AM
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I am going to put HS-85's in mine.

Seriously considering flaps.

Seriously considering glassing it too.

All of the thorns require a little bit of elbow grease - some require more than others. Remember that they are seconds.

Remember also that they are great fliers - particularly in rough air - and extremely tough. Which means that you shouldn't worry about buying or making making them perfect, because they're going to take a lot of beating (and look very very worn) before they'll break ... so dont be too precious about them from the start.

I suggest a thorn-fest ... say in 2 months time, to give everyone enough time to build, maiden, replace wing bolts, break, re-glue, replace wing bolts, break etc ... and by then they'll all look the same and fly great!

Cheers

Roger.
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Old Mar 20, 2009, 05:42 AM
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How about some man on man thorny racing. Imagine the sound of all that wood banging together.

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Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:01 AM
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Ezza, you told me I was the one at Camperdown
Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:20 AM
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Who is up for a fly tomorrow?Leave pass issued for Saturday and Sunday.
Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:30 AM
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ME!!!!!!! after lunch me thinks at hollowback
Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:34 AM
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well maybe not... the bom says no NE is gay i just dont like it... where else can we fly?
Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:42 AM
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ME!!!!!!! after lunch me thinks at hollowback
Might head to Killy.Works good in a NNW.Maybe Hollowback Sunday.Ideally Johanna on Sunday if the winds are favourable.I am keen to cut some laps but Cairns Bay could be good as well,Decisions....decisions....I will have to watch the weather.
Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:47 AM
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Ezza, you told me I was the one at Camperdown
Hey....don't you know......I am the "one"
Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:47 AM
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Let me know if you're heading for Hollowback or Red Rock I can usually make those at short notice.
Old Mar 20, 2009, 06:50 AM
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Let me know if you're heading for Hollowback or Red Rock I can usually make those at short notice.
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Old Mar 20, 2009, 07:03 AM
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red rock could be the go then, cant remember if i have flown it in a N-NW
foam bash lol gotta fix the tail on the reaper... she is a little floppy
Old Mar 20, 2009, 07:11 AM
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No point in straightening out the Bat - I'll just have to do it again afterwards!!
Old Mar 21, 2009, 03:01 AM
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A1 work as always Shane. I cant wait to see that paint that you wack on them.
Old Mar 21, 2009, 03:09 AM
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Mick i was board last night so i tried putting rivets on the P-63.Got them all done now and i am painting at the moment.Starting to look the goods .I will post some pics soon.But happy sofar.

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