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A Beginner’s Peanut – the Found Centennial

People tell me “Peanuts are too hard to build and fly”.  To me, Peanuts are almost like a sport class.  Because of their small size, I can build them pretty quickly, they don’t require the highest level of detail, and … Continue reading

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2016 FAC Nats – Stout 2-AT Mass Launch

One of the most satisfying things at the Nats for me – as Volare Products – was the Stout 2-AT One-Design Mass Launch.  We, the Cloudbusters, selected the 2-AT as the One-Design to honor our aging member, Stu Weckerly.  Stu, … Continue reading

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As 2014 Winds Down…

Here we are on 20 December – only 11 days left in the year.  Where did it go?  I clearly remember eagerly waiting for outdoor flying season to start – it doesn’t seem so long ago. I haven’t posted for … Continue reading

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Golden Age of Air Racing Photo Index

Years ago (nearly 20 years now!) , I published a hard copy photo index to the marvelous EEA book “the Golden Age of Air Racing – pre 1940” by Schmid & Weaver.  I created the index for my own use … Continue reading

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October Work

It never lets up here.  I’ve been packing orders, restocking supplies, and working on new products. On the Superior Props side, we are fine tuning the pitch templates and soon will have the best propeller blanks to date. In the … Continue reading

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SUCCESSFUL RESTORATION OF SALES SITE

I believe that, after 14 hours, I have recreated the site pretty close to what it was.  No customers or orders were lost.  Thanks for your patience. –george 1,507 total views, no views today

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CATASTROPHIC FAILURE OF SHOPPING SITE

Last night I tried to do a simple upgrade to a portion of the Shopping site.  It failed completely.  I am trying my best to resurrect the site and just wanted everyone to know that I will have it operational … Continue reading

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January Update

Wow, since I playfully posted my January 1st fun fly video (on youtube), the weather here has steadily gotten worse.  we are under a snow emergency currently, with the city and most businesses closed.  We have over a foot of … Continue reading

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Loss of a Friend – Lonnie Kinder

Last week, our small midwestern free flight community was shocked to hear that our friend, Lonnie Kinder, had passed away suddenly.  Lonnie was an important part of the Flying Aces Club in Indiana.  He was the Contest Director for an … Continue reading

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End of 2013

Well, today was my last contest of 2013.  The last two Cloudbusters contests were rained out and today’s was actually supposed to be yesterday, but rain bumped it to the right one day. Despite the low-to-mid 40s temperatures today, we … Continue reading

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