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Jun 08, 2008, 02:43 AM
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K&A L-39 video at Western E-Fly 2008


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Jun 08, 2008, 02:57 AM
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That landing was terrible!! It was quick. Great job on it Pete!!!!
Jun 08, 2008, 04:56 AM
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wow didnt know they had K&A's in L.A back in the 70's! lol nice flier for sure, and i kinda dig that grainy look from the flycam! lol

Barry
Jun 08, 2008, 11:44 AM
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Yeah i been workin the Grindhouse look! Tarentino and Rodriquez rock!
Should've added missing reel and coming soon attractions!
Anyway it's the 1st vid I've ever edited and posted.
I'll do better with a real camera.
Jun 08, 2008, 01:34 PM
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lol! get cheech to do a stand in! lol those cams are darn cool though.

Barry
Jun 08, 2008, 10:12 PM
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They're alot of fun, super tiny and easy to use.
I tried the other setting today and it was much better quality.
Noontime Demo flight featuring Greggs F-16 and Genes VectorII.
Also Dwnlded into Genes laptop there.
Bob dopplered it for me on the Vectors best pass. 156.5mph
Dang good considering its short 2 cells.
I'm at a friends house but I'll try get a vid up by tomorrow night unless Gene
edits one first(which is fine by me!)
Bruce
Jun 16, 2008, 08:59 PM
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Bruce on the Vector pass i laid on the throttle just as I entered the pattern, next time I'll have to be on the throttle for one lap and do the pass, and also see what she does on a power dive pass... ooh and I check again and I was getting 158.9mph, and that is with temp at 72 degrees, i'm sure it was a bit higher with the temp that day being around 80, and with temp adjustment i'm getting 160.09mph

Gene
Last edited by WRT; Jun 16, 2008 at 09:23 PM.
Jun 16, 2008, 09:16 PM
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BobV kindly did the doppler on the spot for me. It's adjusted for altitude,temp,and airdensity at Apollo field that day, thats the difference in the speeds we got.
Regardless, It's faster then that. It was still accelerating when it went by.
Jun 16, 2008, 10:18 PM
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Originally Posted by lavochkin
That landing was terrible!! It was quick. Great job on it Pete!!!!

Joe that was not me flying it was Shayne, the young wippersnapper is better than I am and the plane is a handfull at that speed. I'm getting my Slow Stick ready for the Nationals.

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Jun 16, 2008, 11:01 PM
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Joe that was not me flying it was Shayne, the young wippersnapper is better than I am and the plane is a handfull at that speed. I'm getting my Slow Stick ready for the Nationals.

Pete
Lol!! Nationals!!!! Slow stick. Thats funny. I know it wasnt you flying it. I meant nice job on getting her done. It was fast, thats for dang sure!!
Jun 17, 2008, 12:37 AM
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Yup! Had my pacemaker turned up to high on that one.


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