Category Archives: Events

posts regarding contests or events that I have or will be attending.

First Fall Flying – RJK Follies – Muncie, IN

*** BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE PHOTOS AT THE BOTTOM *** I’m back from vacation and swamped with orders.  In addition, I now have two weeks to get all the trophies made for the Outdoor Champs and all of … Continue reading

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Muncie in August – Managing Expectations

I got back last night from five flying days in Muncie:  three at the AMA Nats and two at the McCook Squadron FAC Contest.  For those FACers that were at the Nats, but left, Saturday and Sunday had near-perfect weather … Continue reading

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Summer – Contests & Vacation

Finally, some flying.  I am driving tomorrow morning for Geneseo, the annual Flying Aces Club contest.  I will be returning Sunday.  Then I will be home for just over two weeks until I leave for another 5-day flying session at … Continue reading

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8thYEAR – Discount Code plus another New Product!

It’s that time of year again! April 1st starts our 8th Year. Take advantage of a 10% Discount on ALL products on the web site by using this code during checkout: 8thYEAR (copy and paste for best results). The discount … Continue reading

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Model Performance Report (i.e. “bragging”)

The Cloudbusters’ monthly indoor contest was yesterday and I had a few successes.  This post will talk about two of them. Last month, I debuted my B.A.T Monoplane neo-Dimer.  I had a high time in December of 102 seconds (1:42).  … Continue reading

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December Flight Report

If you remember, I had three new planes to test fly (and compete with) at the Cloudbusters’ December Indoor Contest (yesterday – 13 Dec 2018).  I build the B.A.T. Monoplane, Phantom Flash (#11), and the Cloud Dancer. Let’s start with … Continue reading

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FREE Hot Dogs at the FAC Outdoor Champs

This is our 4th YEAR of doing this – stop by the VOLARE Tent after flying on Thursday and grab a FREE HOTDOG as our Customer Appreciation!  See you there!  662 total views

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Website Updated

It’s been a long journey – I needed a site upgrade for some security reasons.  The site has been in flux for over a month, but now things are looking and acting a lot more like they are meant to … Continue reading

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Off to the Nats – Geneseo, then Muncie

Tuesday, I leave for the Flying Aces Club Nats in Geneseo, NY.  If you like Scale Rubber Powered Free Flight, then you need to get yourself there at some point.  It’s three days of flying and cameraderie with literally thousands … Continue reading

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Peanut HiMax – Complete and Flying

As I mentioned elsewhere, the T.E.A.M. HiMax homebuilt ultralight has been a favorite subject of mine. So much so, that I have heard these words from my son Jack’s mouth: “not another HiMax – ugh!” I initially did a Peanut … Continue reading

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