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11 November 2018

A fine, calm morning with half a dozen members present.  Richard relaunched and flew his pterodactyloid after rebuilding the wings and eliminating the warp.  It proved a little touchy in flight

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Bill rigidly secured the heavy 6S battery in the correct CoG position in his Grand Tundra and opined that it would take an earthquake to shift it! It proved to be more docile then expected and infinitely versitile.

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This week, Steve forsook the Stick and essayed several flights with his latest acquisition the Calmatod which flew like a bought one, smooth, precise and aerobatic.

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4 November 2018

True to the forecast, Sunday morning produced a north-west gale which left three members flying the ride on mower. With no signs of any early abatement members present gave up and left

 

21 October 2018

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The Stalwarts in conference…

A good attendence for a holiday weekend.

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Bill reveals his latest. It flew but proved to be a powerful handful and restraining the battery to the CoG position proved to be an issue – back to the bench…

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With the guidance of Don, Jeff persists and is well on the way to becoming a competent RC pilot.


23 September 2018

Once again, the forecast was wrong and we enjoyed a pleasant morning. Dave and Bill had a spot of glider guiding and Jeff persists in mastering his foamie. Dave exhibited his latest acquisition, a beautiful Cherokee.

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Santa called early

09 September 2018

The first news post on the new website. Once again, the weather forecaster missed the target. What was slated to be a calm, sunny day remained overcast and chilly until early afternoon. Nonetheless, half a dozen members braved the elements and enjoyed flying in the calm conditions. The grey overcast made it a little difficult to observe the planes in flight. Peter left the Monster at home and put on a show with his sport aerobat. Steve put his corflute stick through its paces and mentioned that he was thinking about learning the regulation aerobatic routine. Bill lost power on his Storch and made a scrappy arrival, broke the prop.