Flying

Field flying – 27/01/19

Beaut morning for it, a lot of lift. Mike had some great launches with the DLG. (Vid below) I took out the Radian and the Mace, both flew great. I need to get my big 4m built and my Elelment 3.5 going.  

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Radian First Flight

What a gentle little plane, just floats. Had 5-6 climb outs with two batteries, even managed to get a ripper thermal that i had to apply the spoilers out to get out of it. Well worth the $$’s  

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Flying the Mace 2

OK Models Mace 2 Well, what a great little plane! I was suprised on how well it flew being a pre built from China. You always get a little nervous launching something you have put a bit of time into too. I had Steph and Mick to assist with the launch. First launch and way too much down elevator, really to the point of having to land to manually adjust it. After that was sorted it was away to the…

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Scale LS8

Another one that has been collecting a bit of dust, but a bit more time now means I can finish it off. Being a chinese model, the quality is not there, but for the amount of money you can’t really argue. Elevator, rudder, aileron, flap, spoiler and retract mean a fair bit of electrics. Not my image.

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Flying at Gormins

It’s been some time since I’ve flown here or flown at all, so dusted off the Stepp Up and flew for about 30mins, Wow its like riding a bike, I didn’t forget. Well, landing a goofed and broke a flap horn and the rudder servo tray, no biggy, fixed her up and ready to go again. (you will have to look closely, trying to fly and take a shot is hard, the little black dot in the upper right is…

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