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Pete Wolf plays Doreen's electric piano, this was just before we set out for
The July issue has just been uploaded to the web, delivered to meet the new
publication date of the First of the Month.
I hope you will enjoy it and maybe find something to contribute for the
August issue, now in preparation!
You only need two
tools in life - WD-40 and Duct Tape. If it doesn't move and should, use the
WD-40; if it shouldn't move and does, use the Duct Tape.
to Auto grass race meetings.
17th & Sunday 18th July
25th & Sunday 26th September
3rd & Saturday 10th July, no flying
before 3.00 pm.
ensure that work has finished before you start flying.
flying from Wednesday 14th until Monday 19th July.
may be members of the Auto grass club carrying out
various task outside these dates & times, please be vigilant
and work together to ensure safety for all. It will be necessary
to move all our bits and pieces to the container or elsewhere
prior to both race meetings.
On Wednesday Brian Flew his Taylorcraft for the first time,
Next comp is the electric glider comp in July, this will be handicapped so
any model may compete, see http://www.scsa.org.uk/comp09/electric.htm
I have an Easy Pigeon I can lend out if you don't have a model, this has been up rated with liopo
Summer thermal, Sunday 25th Minchinhampton 11.00AM start
we are having problems towing, we will try using bungees if the wind is very light
Please contact me if you want to practice, we can go down the power field at
A good breeze on Frocester, my 1.9 Blade ( Photo)
liked the conditions, but Sqeela's 1.6 Blade (photo)
was a bit tip stally
Richard's Weasel and Guy's slip stream liked the strong lift
Strong lift at Frocester see http://www.ebley.plus.com/photo/andy-hawk-frocester.jpg
Frocester again http://www.ebley.plus.com/photo/bill-whisper.jpg
I went to Woodspring Airshow, not as many trade stands as last year, but it was
nice day out
From the RCMF
The HP W10 was really superb, as was the Courier. Nice to see there are
still modellers out there who JFDI and surprise us with the results .
Good slots from the DP as well - first time I've seen them "in the
wood/wire/fabric". The rockets were a blast too ( )
Disappointingly, traders were down again (Inwoods a significant miss) but thanks
to all that did show and allowed me to indulge in some bank-balance abuse
Photos at http://www.ebley.plus.com/wood10/
A strong breeze at Haresfield and cold
Photos: A Buzzard hovering like a Kestrel in the bottom of the valley,
Brian's Aermacci and Tim's Vulcan
more photos at http://www.ebley.plus.com/photo/?M=D
Newly listed items
1st July 2010
35 MHz receivers for sale.
available, price £7.50 each.
Composit 5 Channel (helicopter receiver). 1
available price £12.50
4Ch MPD micro.
Cyclon 2 Volt 5.00 Amp/hr sealed-lead rechargeable battery.
Just about the best glow you will ever get, bought
in error (yes even the chairman gets it wrong).
available, price £9.00 Collection only
you need any further details on the spec or condition of any of these
items e.mail/contact me for details.
post if required, postage (1st Class) & packing £2.50
for any number of items.
accept most forms of payment, Paypal or Cheque and cash if you wish to
by e.mail or phone 07799 338517.
Zippy battery 20C 3S 2200ma £16
Phil 07966 175193
40 sized trainer for Stephen
For sale http://www.glos-mfc.co.uk/forsale/for-sale.htm
available, price £10.00 each. JR
R700. 1 available, price £12.50.Jeti
4Ch MPD micro. 1 available, price £15.00.Jeti Rex
4 micro. 2 still
available, price £10.00 each.Jeti Rex
5 plus. 2 still
available, price £12.50 each.Jeti
Rex 7 mini. 3
available price £15.00 each.MS
Composit 5 Channel (helicopter receiver). 1
available price £15.00KYOSHO CALIBER I.C HELICOPTER
Thunder tiger 70
CMPro Cessna Skylane 182 83ins SOLD
2 no hl 400 gyros for sale £15.00 each
1 no hl 800 gyro for sale £20.00 new
Turnigy sentry 60amp speed esc £20.00 new
please ring Andy 07511947773
Phase 3 Edge;
Don’t Panic . Eindecker Foam,
Fokker DR1 and
0.61 FS engine.
Plane Sailings Infinity, Flair
Heron, Flair Volture, Phase 6, Unbreakable flying wing (cannot remember the
name). Also for sale JR X388-S transmitter, and Sanwa Vanguard transmitter
10 off 8” x 4” E-PRO props’
HELICOPTER PITCH GAUGE,
2200MAH 3S BATTERY,
1800MAH 3S BATTERY,
138MAH 1S BATTERY,
800MAH 2S BATTERY,
1300MAH 3S BATTERY,
HEX 900 9g/1.6kg/.12 SERVO,
10"X5"X4mm SERVO/GYRO TAPE
325mm 400/450 fibreglass heli blades £5 per pair
8.4 volt 650 ma Ni-mh pack for Twister £5
Sanwa TX, starter, gyro, 91 4 stroke,
Battery, 35 meg Crystals
July 2nd/ 4th Withernsea
JULY 17/18th COSFORD (LMA)
July 17-18th Winterton Autogiros Fly-in
JULY 24/25th DUXFORD [FLYING SUNDAY ONLY] (LMA)
JULY 24/25th Hastings Show
31st july /1st august rolls royce hucknall all scale weekend
August 6th-17th Manx Model Meet manx-modelflyers.org/events
August 8th Bickley Scale fly-in
AUGUST 7/8th Euroflugtag
AUGUST 14/15th RUFFORTH (LMA)
August 22nd Langar Warbirds
August 26-30th Winterton LMA Fly-in
AUGUST 28/30th Nationals
SEPTEMBER 4/5th MUCH MARCLE (LMA)
SEPTEMBER 11/12th CATTON SHOW (LMA)
SEPTEMBER 12th BINHAM FLYIN
SEPTEMBER 11/12th Castle Howard (Provisional date)
September 11th-12th British Freestyle Aerobatic Championships bfac.org.uk
SEPTEMBER 18/19th The Hop Farm
September 26th The (in)famous Osbournby Fly-in.
Sept 30th – Oct 3rd Winterton Autumn Fly-in
OCTOBER 24th GAYDON (LMA)
November 6-7th Langar Bonfire - Watch out for the chilli though!!
November 5-7th Winterton Bonfire Night Fly-in