Author Archives: Bredehoft

This Week in 2017 – Stuff

People might not believe me, but things seem to be slow this week.  I’ve been working on a couple of “tribute” plans and models; one is for a local legend and I will reveal it after Sunday (when I reveal … Continue reading

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Stu Weckerly, Current FAC Kanone Leader, Gone West at 91 Years

Today, the Cloudbusters got word that Stu Weckerly passed away on the 18th of April.  To my knowledge, there was no obituary.  Stu was a quiet man and he lived alone, without family, so details are scarce.  Here are some … Continue reading

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Building and Repairing; a Slow Week

It feels like it has been a slow week, with little “news” to share.  I’ve been busy; the weather is getting warmer and I am doing more things outside.  I worked on both my Studebaker and my truck.  Of course, … Continue reading

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New Plane – Nearly Gone!

Today, I finished my Durham Mystery for my small field Embryo.  I am not sure why I want this for a small field, since my last one flew away straight up off that same small field. Anyway, I took it … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned – Mass Launch Fun

Maybe the title for this should be “So You THINK You Can Fly”… This will be a cautionary tale of mistakes I made yesterday that caused me to be less than competitive.  I will also include two examples that can … Continue reading

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CUSTOMER APPRECIATION – 10% OFF – THREE NEW KITS!!!

Today I start our Annual Customer Appreciation Sale.  Today completes our 5th year in business and tomorrow (01 April) starts year number 6.  To celebrate, you can use the following coupon code to gain 10% off your entire order.  There … Continue reading

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FAC Scale – Yokosuka D4Y “Judy”

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HowTo: Make a Superior Prop

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More Model Progress – Photos

Just a few photos of what has been going on this week.  Two mental hurdles next on the horizon:  Insignia for the Judy and Wing struts for the Comper Swift. 759 total views, 4 views today

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MARCH MADNESS SALE! RARE FREE FLIGHT TOOLS!

I have a collection of rare and hard-to-find Rubber Free Flight tools for all types of Rubber Free Flight – from F1B to FAC Scale to Indoor.  I have collected them this winter from estate sales and online sales.  (Oh, … Continue reading

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