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Old Sep 08, 2008, 01:50 PM
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I will use this thread to thank Ben and Amy Fisher for attending our annual "Big Bird" fly-in yesterday. Ben flew some on Friday and Amy shot video's and then at the fly-in Saturday he absolutely stole the show with his skill and expertise with the 87'' both during open flying and also during a special before lunch exhibition in which he flew the 87'' and a 47'' SR. His performance was absolutely stunning and breath taking and the large crowd in attendance was most appreciative and impressed by the electric powered planes and Bens' skills. Bens' Hacker powered Extra gave up nothing in performance to the 50 or so IC powered planes flown at the event. The fly-in was a huge success and basically carnage free because of the 30+ highly skilled pilots flying. Bens' flights were also enlightning to the all fuel crowd. Ben and I were the only "Electric" guys there. I flew my 87'' to show them how the plane can do ordinary stuff like most of them were doing. Ben Fisher along with Amy helped make this event the best it has ever been! Thanks again Ben and Amy and we hope you both can join us again next year. EK.
Ekotil,

I really hate that I missed this event. Ben had mentioned it to me in a conversation but I couldn't make it.

I'm glad to hear your event went well. I am really happy to hear that Ben put on a great show.

I also love hearing about "Gas guys" with Jaws on the floor.

Hopefully I can make it next year.
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Old Sep 08, 2008, 02:13 PM
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Here is the second video, and only Andrew's 3rd flight on his 89" Slick prototype. I think it is worth noting once again that this is the only 89" Slick in existence at this moment but I can tell you that Andrew must have forgot about that fact as soon as he took off.

Watch and see!!!

Your sick Drew, sick I tell ya!!! Awesome, awesome flying bro!!


VIDEO #2 - 89" AJ SLICK BY 3D HOBBY SHOP

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That KE tail touch was over the top!
Old Sep 08, 2008, 04:42 PM
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Ok guys I think I've solved the delima regarding wing bags and SFG's. I was looking into making the SFG's removable but that was a pain. Then I thought about making a wing bag that you could slide the wings in from the side instead of the end. My wife was at WalMart and found some cool fabric and with my design and her sewing skills we came up with the perfect "wing tote" for 3DHS wings with SFG's
Let me know what you think.

MLT

nice wing bags!
Old Sep 09, 2008, 09:18 AM
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Ekotil,

I really hate that I missed this event. Ben had mentioned it to me in a conversation but I couldn't make it.

I'm glad to hear your event went well. I am really happy to hear that Ben put on a great show.

I also love hearing about "Gas guys" with Jaws on the floor.

Hopefully I can make it next year.
Thanks Walt! Hope to see you at BEST. EK.
Old Sep 09, 2008, 11:42 AM
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Thanks Walt! Hope to see you at BEST. EK.
Planning to make B.E.S.T. for sure.
Old Sep 09, 2008, 12:30 PM
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nice wing bags!
Thanks, I hope to get my wife to make some for my 55SHP next. Makes it easy to carry and store the wings without having to remove the SFG's

MLT
Old Sep 10, 2008, 11:40 PM
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You know yer a 3DHS addict when yer flying "other planes" and you keep hearing in your mind: "Lower!! Lowwwwwer!" Happened tonight flying my Steven's Shaft 400 inverted about a foot off the deck. Nobody else really paying attention to the little electric at dusk....but I cracked a grin while I was flying thinking about all the 3 DHS vids I've seen with the peanut gallery yelling, "lower!!" Hahaha.
Old Sep 11, 2008, 12:16 AM
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Only after over a year now that I can fight off those voices.. (some of the time at least ). I'm just glad that they build so fast, so even as time-strapped as I am, I can still enjoy "pushing" the envelope.
Old Sep 11, 2008, 12:17 AM
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The voices are gone? I'll come down and fly with you soon...
Old Sep 11, 2008, 12:18 AM
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They're not gone... but like all good Schizos do, they know the voices, acknowledge the voices, and live in harmony with them .
Old Sep 11, 2008, 02:07 PM
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Find peace with your inner self... and then with everyone else that's in there too....
Old Sep 11, 2008, 02:38 PM
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U buncha crazies! the peaNUT gallery is starting to show signs of psychosis
Old Sep 11, 2008, 02:47 PM
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We're all loosing it waiting for our next fix from the next shipment!!!!
Old Sep 11, 2008, 02:51 PM
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ha that was a slick comment numbskull...oh sorry did i say "SLICK" lol
Old Sep 11, 2008, 03:51 PM
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Yeah the koolaid drinkers get a little whacky when new designs are in transit!


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